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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-16-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,317
Posted By fatfenders56
Sorry, can't make the picture post. Oldtimer's...

Sorry, can't make the picture post. Oldtimer's disease
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-07-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 185,602
Posted By fatfenders56
My notification from this thread has stopped,...

My notification from this thread has stopped, hope it will restart now, there are some awesome projects on here. Congrats to all
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-07-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 7,375
Posted By fatfenders56
I can no longer make that claim. Some years ago...

I can no longer make that claim. Some years ago my wife came across some drawings for a "man's bike" that I was considering. When I admitted it was to be for me and not a customer she reminded me...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-05-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 47,594
Posted By fatfenders56
For what it's worth, it's a good idea to use a...

For what it's worth, it's a good idea to use a regulator that has a steel channel between the regulator and the motor, I have had the plastic ones break or fail in service if you try to re-position...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-23-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 542
Posted By fatfenders56
Pedal cars can become legacies these days. I...

Pedal cars can become legacies these days. I paid $5 for the remnants of one in 1986. Did a Bill Elliott Coors paint job on it. All of my 7 grandkids have played with it, wore out 2 sets of tires...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-23-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,351
Posted By fatfenders56
So, where in Az are you? There are a lot of us...

So, where in Az are you? There are a lot of us you know.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-17-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 40,709
Posted By fatfenders56
Bjorn, not that I would try to influence your...

Bjorn, not that I would try to influence your thinking, but, flattening the firewall is best done by welding the new sheet metal in place and then cutting out the old stuff from the inside leaving a...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-16-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 40,709
Posted By fatfenders56
None of us Az guys drive in the rain, it never...

None of us Az guys drive in the rain, it never rains! PS Jason, create a gallery, I need to see some "local" trucks
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-16-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 336
Views: 40,709
Posted By fatfenders56
Hey, Bjorn! Might I suggest that since you took...

Hey, Bjorn! Might I suggest that since you took out the top section of the firewall that you also flatten out the huge indent below it. It makes the engine fit the firewall nicer, makes your carpet...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-12-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 13,175
Posted By fatfenders56
Is that not you welding on page 1 of this thread?

Is that not you welding on page 1 of this thread?
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-12-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By fatfenders56
My dad built a dirt track engine that came out of...

My dad built a dirt track engine that came out of one of those cars, I am thinking that it was a big cubic inch Y-block, I could be wrong but I am thinking 383 cubes. Somebody please set me straight
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-11-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 185,602
Posted By fatfenders56
Bobby, you constantly amaze me! I can never tell...

Bobby, you constantly amaze me! I can never tell if your pictures are of a barn find or you are getting for a road trip. Keep it up, bro!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-11-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 993
Posted By fatfenders56
KISS (keep it simple stupid) go with the 4 wheel...

KISS (keep it simple stupid) go with the 4 wheel drums. A careful consideration of rear end gears will make the 351 inches a little easier on fuel. Make it safe and driveable then do mods later on...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-11-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 551
Posted By fatfenders56
Once again, I agree with Charlie, the Pinto...

Once again, I agree with Charlie, the Pinto taillights must have been a Father's Day gift. I am not usually a fan of flatbeds but that one is particularly nice.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-11-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,618
Posted By fatfenders56
All good replies, I agree with Charlie on the oil...

All good replies, I agree with Charlie on the oil from the air supply and I also use anti-fisheye additive as a matter of course. I hate surprises that require a rework
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