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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-18-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,681
Posted By big schott
Here's my 2001 Exp. 8.8. Original Springs (just...

Here's my 2001 Exp. 8.8.
Original Springs (just removed 3 leaves) lowered with mid 50's spring hangers. Used original sway bar and a 20 Gallon mustang fuel tank.

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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-30-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By big schott
Just a set for 3.25" axel off e-bay. <a...

Just a set for 3.25" axel off e-bay.
<a href="http://s361.photobucket.com/user/bigschott93/media/1953%20F-100/IMG_0692.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-25-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By big schott
I have the 2001 Explorer axel. I had to remove...

I have the 2001 Explorer axel. I had to remove the perches and mount new ones on top side. I just used the original springs and did a little modification to make it all work.<a...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-01-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 607
Posted By big schott
Thanks for the post. I've been looking for a...

Thanks for the post. I've been looking for a different bench seat but, after seeing what you did I think I'll at least try to do this. Sorry if you already said but, Where did you get the seat...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,394
Posted By big schott
After watching "Reality TV" over the past 15...

After watching "Reality TV" over the past 15 years or so I have come up with one thing.... I would love to build Bikes, Restore cars/trucks and flip them, I would like to own a Pawn Shop, or restore...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-17-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By big schott
BTW, This is a '68 Mustang tank.

BTW, This is a '68 Mustang tank.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-17-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By big schott
I know you got most of the info you need but I'd...

I know you got most of the info you need but I'd like to post a couple of pics. that I did on the info above. Enjoy, and let me know what you think.
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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-25-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By big schott
I'm in the middle of this process right...

I'm in the middle of this process right now....Here are a couple pics of the progress....
<a href="http://s361.photobucket.com/user/bigschott93/media/1953%20F-100/IMG_0515.jpg.html"...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-13-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 540
Posted By big schott
I live 3 1/2 hours from the MN State Fairgrounds...

I live 3 1/2 hours from the MN State Fairgrounds and have never been to the back to the 50's show. I think I need to put it on my "to do list"!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-24-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By big schott
I may at some point in the future but, for now...

I may at some point in the future but, for now I'd like to put money into just getting this thing back on the street.

For the rest..... This has been some GREAT information!!!! Thank You!!

I...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By big schott
What front end are you using? Here is a...

What front end are you using?

Here is a picture of what I have now...
I will be running 18" Rims, so I will need to be lower that what yours is, but if I can do it cheaper I'm all game for...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By big schott
That ride height looks GREAT!! and all you did...

That ride height looks GREAT!! and all you did was mount the axel to the top of the springs? (and I assume c notch)
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By big schott
I was thinking about just mounting it to the...

I was thinking about just mounting it to the original springs but I have a feeling it's going to only have about 1 inch of suspension:/
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By big schott
What rear Springs???

As some of you have seen, I am building a '53 "Hot Rod". IFS has been installed, the brake line problem has been taken care of and now.....
I have a 8.8 out a 01 Explorer, and needs to be installed...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By big schott
I'm doing a similar thing to my '53. The...

I'm doing a similar thing to my '53. The steering box/column went for $288 on Ebay. The front axel is sold as of today for $100, I still have the rear end but haven't pushed that to hard to sell...
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