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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 400
Posted By old_dan
Way to go Drew!! I think it looks pretty good!...

Way to go Drew!! I think it looks pretty good! I'd like to see more pics of your bed and tailgate work!

Dan
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By old_dan
On the choke thing, I would take a peek at the...

On the choke thing, I would take a peek at the spark plugs. The color will tell you if you are overly lean (blanched white color instead of the normal tan color).

If it was running normal before...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By old_dan
You might try giving the guys at Engineered...

You might try giving the guys at Engineered Components a call.

Engineered Components, Inc. - Your One Stop Brake Shop! (http://www.ecihotrodbrakes.com/)
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-24-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By old_dan
Welcome back to the forum! I think F1's are a...

Welcome back to the forum! I think F1's are a very special kind of truck. It appears that your fiance thinks so too! I guess that makes her an enabler for your hobby??

Now that you have two...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-23-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 620
Posted By old_dan
Hello & welcome Old Blue. I missed this post the...

Hello & welcome Old Blue. I missed this post the other day.

I haven't seen too many complete 289's around lately. The 302's are pretty easy to find in full size Ford cars. It all depends on how...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-23-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 60,580
Posted By old_dan
Carl, I think the bumpers were optional in...

Carl,

I think the bumpers were optional in that era. I have seen a lot of F1's with a light bumber (stock). The F2's & F3's tended to have a heavy wrap-around diamond plate unit with a mount for...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-23-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 419
Posted By old_dan
Hi Jim, I went through that several years...

Hi Jim,

I went through that several years ago....I bought a used setup. When I took the Oxygen tank in for refill they said that it had been a rented tank. I ended up buying a new tank then. ...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-22-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,746
Posted By old_dan
Thanks!! This is a really old thread!! The seat...

Thanks!! This is a really old thread!! The seat still looks pretty good after a couple of years on the road. It's not my daily driver, but I am putting a few miles on now and then.

Dan
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-20-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 338
Posted By old_dan
I will second the power booster on the front disk...

I will second the power booster on the front disk brakes. I put in a disk setup in the front. It is the setup from Engineered Components. I think (from memory) that they are 11&5/8 diameter with...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-20-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 352
Posted By old_dan
And another welcome to the forum! You may have...

And another welcome to the forum! You may have noticed that people around here love truck pics!!

Dan
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-20-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By old_dan
I would contact Superior Radiator in Michigan. I...

I would contact Superior Radiator in Michigan. I bought one of their aluminum radiators through a best-offer add on ebay. It was a while back, but I think it was under $300 shipped. Charlie Theron...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 692
Posted By old_dan
Another Socal supplier would be Blue Oval Truck...

Another Socal supplier would be Blue Oval Truck Parts. Larry helped me out on quite a few parts, including front and rear glass.

Dan
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-16-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 465
Posted By old_dan
Do you have a multi-meter....and do you know how...

Do you have a multi-meter....and do you know how to use one? You can test most of the components such as the coil, and the function of the ignition points. Those old condensers (that the automotive...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-09-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,701
Posted By old_dan
Hey Bryan, I can say that California is not...

Hey Bryan,

I can say that California is not a bad place to be!! In the words of my departed friend Bob Naegele, "we only need a better class of people and more water....but then Hell has the same...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-08-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 478
Posted By old_dan
I had that problem a few months ago. I was able...

I had that problem a few months ago. I was able to access my albums through the User CP link....on left side.

I noticed today when you mentioned it, that the galleries were back on the front...
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