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Old 08-29-2005, 10:58 AM
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Flat Head ID

Can anyone tell me what the numbers are

right head 8RT6049B

left head 8RT 35B:


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Old 08-29-2005, 09:05 PM
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8RT is the designation for truck heads 48-53

6049 means it's a right hand head
6050 means it's a left hand head

The 'B' is for any mid series modifications.

They have an assortment of otherwise insignificant cast numbers and letters. Your 35B may have been a replacement head?? Doesn't fit the normal pattern, but then, most don't.
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