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Forum: Missouri Chapter Yesterday, 09:50 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 4,927
Posted By fordrealdrive
Welcome home Rich! Jeff, good luck with your...

Welcome home Rich!

Jeff, good luck with your training!

RC, I forgot to mention yesterday that I had checked out your thread on your '71, really nice work! I think it's neat that you've had the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By fordrealdrive
Time for crossover steering:D Your truck...

Time for crossover steering:D

Your truck looks really good! Not trying to sway you, but like others have said, the flatbed looks good on it. I can also understand wanting the correct bed though.
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Forum: Missouri Chapter 09-28-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 4,927
Posted By fordrealdrive
Morning all, a lot to catch up on since Last...

Morning all, a lot to catch up on since Last Sunday when I posted.

It looks as if everyone is coming to be in a better place with new employment, ending unhealthy employment, getting home from...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-23-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,181
Posted By fordrealdrive
If your D-shafts and yokes are original, then...

If your D-shafts and yokes are original, then you'll have a 1310 series spicer style yoke at the t.c. input shaft and 1330 spicer yokes at both front and rear t.c. outputs. Also, the front/rear axle...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-22-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 401
Posted By fordrealdrive
Very nice and clean work co425! With your...

Very nice and clean work co425!

With your steering at full lock to the right, how much clearance is there between the left front tire and the steer box?

I had attempted this in the past but...
Forum: Missouri Chapter 09-21-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 494
Views: 4,927
Posted By fordrealdrive
Hello Missouri, nothing new with me. I'm enjoying...

Hello Missouri, nothing new with me. I'm enjoying my 1st day off this month by building a 10x12 loft in my storage unit so maybe I can find something without wallowing over everything!

Congrats...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-20-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,177
Posted By fordrealdrive
Because hotrod dually 1tons are cool and they can...

Because hotrod dually 1tons are cool and they can carry the load!

Subscribing because I had a nice '77 F350 drw flat bed, once....for about 6 months....then it got totaled with me standing in...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-18-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,856
Posted By fordrealdrive
The front SD springs are a fairly common swap on...

The front SD springs are a fairly common swap on both the highboys and lowboys.

As for the rear SD springs, mounting them on a highboy would require the SD hangers to fit the 3" wide springs as...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-18-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,643
Posted By fordrealdrive
That's a good looking truck Stephen...you'll have...

That's a good looking truck Stephen...you'll have a lot support here no matter what end of the truck you decide to work on.

Just remember, a good looking Ford that can't perform makes us all look...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-18-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 379
Posted By fordrealdrive
In '07 I had to restore my midship tank in my...

In '07 I had to restore my midship tank in my supercab due to the fact that I could not find a new replacement anywhere. Mine was full of rust, after a very thorough cleaning I sealed it with the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,856
Posted By fordrealdrive
Right on the $ Rich! :-X22 All 4 rear spring...

Right on the $ Rich! :-X22

All 4 rear spring hangers really need to be relocated to maintain proper wheelbase and shackle angle when flipping the shackles.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,856
Posted By fordrealdrive
:-X22 I couldn't have said it better! Do...

:-X22 I couldn't have said it better!

Do the front first then you won't have to do the rear twice.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By fordrealdrive
The np205 is/was the most common transfer case...

The np205 is/was the most common transfer case for Ford 4x4's 73-79.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,181
Posted By fordrealdrive
Do the front first, then set up the rear...

Do the front first, then set up the rear suspension height to match the front...and there's a lot more to setting up a proper suspension than just grinding rivets and bolting new parts on.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,856
Posted By fordrealdrive
I tried to rep you Rich, but said I needed to...

I tried to rep you Rich, but said I needed to spread them around??

OP...you need to do the front first, then set the rear suspension up accordingly to match the front.
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