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Old 08-01-2014, 12:25 AM
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Well, since it has been a while, I figured I would pop in, and say hi. I also figured I'd go ahead and post these here for you. It's a 1955 F-800 with 5,596 original miles. It was built here in Portland, Oregon, and has been in service since new. It was retired 2 years ago on 4th of July, when the charging system failed during the parade. The old trucks a beast, and is absolutely beautiful.

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Old 08-01-2014, 12:36 AM
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Wow. Outstanding truck.
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Looks like it will be an easy restoration Joe unless you are planning a lot of changes.
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Great find Joe,.....How about some more info on your Jimmy powered Big Job...
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