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  1. Swaffer32
    01-10-2015 04:08 PM - permalink
    Swaffer32
    Hey how are ya? I am getting ready to install aftermarket gauges in my truck and really like your setup. How exactly did you get that look? I took the back off my oem gauges but I still have plastic where you have none. What yr did yours come from? I have a 1974 F-250 but the cab is from a '76 F-100 if that makes a difference. I'm also planning to use AutoMeter gauges. How difficult is it to hook up these to our trucks? Anything extra I mayneedto purchase when ordering my gauges? Any help and info is appreciated.
  2. PITAVAN
    04-12-2014 08:15 PM - permalink
    PITAVAN
    Thanks for the info! I'll try on FTF.
  3. MAHighboy77
    06-25-2013 02:13 PM - permalink
    MAHighboy77
    I figured out my whole steering set up with a drop pitman arm and drag link now I'm getting my truck together and trying figures out which would be my best root for a power steering pump... I was wondering what you used for a pump with your converstion?
  4. MAHighboy77
    02-15-2013 08:38 AM - permalink
    MAHighboy77
    Buck, I saw that you did a intergral steering change over in your restoration on the highboy. I have a 77 and I plan on doing a similar swap with a 78 250 4wd box, My question is that I have a skyjacker 4inch lift in my truck and I was wondering if i would need just the Stock 78 pitman arm or should I get a dropped arm ?Also what did you use for springs in your truck?
  5. Lovethe70s4x4s
    06-10-2012 11:56 PM - permalink
    Lovethe70s4x4s
    Check out the louisville craigslist. 79 f250 for sale. Hard to tell about the rust on it, but the dana additions make it interesting. No title, but I would have him go to the county and apply for lost title in front of me before even considering it. Also if you know anyone looking for a 2wd camper special there is one on Nashville Clist with 60k original miles.
  6. 1975 F-100
    03-11-2012 09:18 AM - permalink
    1975 F-100
    For removal of the dent side raceway trim, are the nuts/retainers visible? Do I need to take off door panels? Also the dentside trim on the fenders, do you get at them from underneath the truck or inside hood? Thanks Geoff
  7. Sleepy445FE
    01-26-2012 04:23 PM - permalink
    Sleepy445FE
    Hey there, I noticed in your sig that your only running a 750cfm carb on that big 521. I'm sure it runs great, but that seems undersized for such a large motor? Even in my 445 not turning anymore than 5300rpm I would gain some power by stepping up to an 800 or 850cfm. I would think it'd really be choking yours? Your thoughts....
  8. FordmanShane
    01-18-2012 11:37 PM - permalink
    FordmanShane
    I like the cheer's for your highboy...where did you get'em
  9. LxMan1
    01-03-2012 05:03 PM - permalink
    LxMan1
    I have no idea. I would go to this link and open a support ticket. Those guys can figure it out for ya. Ford Trucks Enthusiasts Support System
  10. jmm
    05-16-2011 02:57 PM - permalink
    jmm
    so you would definalty upgrade it over the hydraulic assist. I do plan to offroad the truck, probably nothing too hardcore though. The push pull would work alright for mild offroading though compared to factory hydraulic assist?

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  • About bucks77ford
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    Kasson, Minnesota
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    Ford
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    F-250
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    1977
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    77 F250 4x4 Highboy 521 stroker
    75 F250 2wd Supercab 460

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