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Old 11-12-2012, 09:21 PM
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i had a guy give me a siren light combo, i would like to mount it to the roof on my 57 pontiac. So im looking to get a mount for the tapered roof of the car. it does not need to match my siren, i will build a adaptor if i need to just want to get the base to start.

Anyone have one collecting dust on their shelf my old poncho would like it???
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What brand Siren / Light is it or model number. A picture is worth a lot of words, since typing 1000 words is next to impossible without repeating yourself...
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I have a brass one for one of the smaller federals that is for a sloped roof.
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I have a brass one for one of the smaller federals that is for a sloped roof.
that might be what i have. thi one is way smaller then the 6vt unit on my 49 cad when i get home tonight i will check and post what i have
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It is a Federal VL 2L14 siren light combo.

While we are on the subject of it what vintage is this unit i have?

Here are a couple pics of the base and it thanks again.
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The VL is the smallest motor siren that was made by Federal. They came with either a grill front (VG) or front light (VL). That siren never had a slopped roof mount to the best of my knowledge. You have to step up to a "W" series siren to get a slopped roof mounting. You could mount that VL on the fender or make a custom wedge for the roof if that is what you desire.
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What brand Siren / Light is it or model number. A picture is worth a lot of words, since typing 1000 words is next to impossible without repeating yourself...
i will let you know what siren light combo i have tonight, figured if i get a roof mount i will adapt to my combo. but if we have a correct one even better. thanks
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