Okay guys im 15 and im trying to restore my 57 f100, I have an inline 6 223. Im trying to finish my truck before I get my license. I dont know where to get the front mount for my engine that goes to the frame. I would post pictures so you could see my truck but I dont know how, I posted it to gallery. So I can buy one from someone or something if its not too expensive.
Welcome to FTE, Best Damn Forum EVER!
Here's How to Post Pictures:
1. Login to FTE.
2.Click User CP (In the Top Left Hand Corner)
3.(On the Left, There will be a list, The 5th Option Down, will say "Pictures & Albums) Click That.
4.Then, Click Add Album, Enter a title, and description, if ya want to.
5. Click Upload Pictures, Then click Browse, Locate the Files of your truck. (You can add 3 files at a time)
5. Click Upload.
6. Add a description to the individual pictures, then click save.
7. Add more files if ya want.
8. Click The Picture you want to post, it will give you two codes at the bottom, Right Click The Second one (It say's BB Code, Then Say's [IMG]http:blahblahblah...[/IMG])
Then, Once that is highlighted, Right Click, Then Copy, Then Paste it into your post.
You can add up to 30 Images in one FTE Post.
If, Ya need any help, Don't hesitate to ask.
Originally Posted by old_dan
You can also go to the "Garage" tab and start an album right here on FTE. After you post pictures to an album, we can look in your album, but you'll also be able to "insert a picture" by pasting in a link to the picture in your album.
It seems awkward, but whenever you "insert a picture" to one of these threads, the forum is looking for the picture somewhere on the web (which is always available) rather than from somewhere on your hard drive (which isn't always available).
Originally Posted By Jolly Roger Joe
Welcome to FTE!
Go to Image hosting, free photo sharing & video sharing at Photobucket and sign up for a free account. Then create an album for your truck. Upload any pics you want to post on FTE to that album. Have this album open on your computer when you want to post pics on FTE.
While you're making a post on FTE, select the pic you want to post from your Photobucket album. When the large version of the pic is open, right mouse click on it and select "View Image Info". The image info will be highlighted and will look something like this: http://i285.photobucket.com/albums/l...ghtsafter1.jpg
Copy that highlighted info (right click / copy).
When you have the spot in your post where you want the pic to be placed, select the "Insert Image" icon at the top of the post (looks like a mountain) and paste (right click / paste) the image info you copied in the highlighted box (just shows "http://" when it opens).
I just back from the shed and it looks like I only kept the generator. One thing to try is to contact member on ebay selling 57 f100 stuff. They often don't list what they don't think people don't need. The other place to try is http://classicfordtrucks.shutterfly.com/. Sorry I can't help more than some leads.
I was going to swap out the 292 (The 6 was in my parts truck), but opted to keep it to leave the 3 on the tree. A SB ford will give you more power, better part selection, and the parts are much cheaper.
Actually, I'm checking with someone I know to see if he has the mounts. I'll let you know if he has them. To be honest the conversion is pretty easy, so if you opt for the swap keeping what you know might not be a bad thing.
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