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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 10:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 805
Posted By abe
Route 30 East on a Saturday evening? Funny joke!...

Route 30 East on a Saturday evening? Funny joke! There would be a few more cars on the road! It was 287 going south from Wellsboro towards Jersey Shore (the town, not THE Jersey Shore!).
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 09:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 631
Posted By abe
I got out my collection of 1953 Ford Truck Clues...

I got out my collection of 1953 Ford Truck Clues and I found 2 pictures of 1953 pickups with painted letters on the tailgates. The pictures of the tailgates are small but you can see them.

Here...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 631
Posted By abe
Good question! I will look through my 53 Clues...

Good question! I will look through my 53 Clues magazines.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 10,461
Posted By abe
Here is a picture of my truck on its way home...

Here is a picture of my truck on its way home from my brother-in-law's place after he got it running well. It is Through the Windshield of my wife's car. I like it. I rarely see my truck on the road...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 805
Posted By abe
I just got these two pictures from the girl that...

I just got these two pictures from the girl that rode with my wife on the way back from getting my truck back from my brother-in-law. I think they turned out great. I rarely see my truck on the road...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 06:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 805
Posted By abe
Are you talking about the dark blue plate on the...

Are you talking about the dark blue plate on the front and the lighter plate on the back? In PA we only have rear plates. The one on the front is my old one. I don't know if it is legal but I think...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 06:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 631
Posted By abe
Well, I finally had some time to scan pictures...

Well, I finally had some time to scan pictures from my Ford Truck Clues magazine of pickups showing the tailgate. Here you go:
...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 208
Posted By abe
Dennis, how did you do at Beaver Springs?

Dennis, how did you do at Beaver Springs?
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 208
Posted By abe
minor problems with my 54

Two little problems with my 54 now that I have it back and running.

#1. Going up a hill it backfires and stumbles. I pull out the choke a bit and it runs fine and powers up the hill. My bro in law...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 384
Posted By abe
Good points, Ray. There have been improvements in...

Good points, Ray. There have been improvements in bias ply also that make them better than the old ones we used when we were young.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 384
Posted By abe
When I fixed up my 54 and had it painted in 1999...

When I fixed up my 54 and had it painted in 1999 I put radials on it. It took bumps real nice. It went over railroad tracks as good as our mini van. But as mentioned above, at slow speeds, parking,...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 269
Posted By abe
Now after viewing your pictures I see you do have...

Now after viewing your pictures I see you do have some work to do. But it is a solid truck. Fortunately, they are now reproducing F250 beds and running boards. Years ago F250 and 350 guys had to make...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 269
Posted By abe
Sounds like a great truck story and a nice truck....

Sounds like a great truck story and a nice truck. I bought my 54 from my grandfather, who bought it new.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 168
Posted By abe
Thanks, Ray but the 53-56 seats don't have the...

Thanks, Ray but the 53-56 seats don't have the coil style springs. But you are saying that the 48-52 have the zig zag type on the seat back.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-27-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 275
Posted By abe
Very nice! Looks great. And I like the "Me and...

Very nice! Looks great. And I like the "Me and you and a truck named Blue".... It reminds me of that 70's song, "me and you and a dog named Blue trying to make a living...." you know the song, "the...
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