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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-21-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
Got ahold of Sid this afternoon and talked to him...

Got ahold of Sid this afternoon and talked to him for a bit. (Helluva nice guy) He's got a couple different options in mind. First off was that he's curious why I'm having these problems as he has a...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-21-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
That's kinda what I was thinking too. But which...

That's kinda what I was thinking too. But which GM boxes? Nova? Chevelle? Pickup? Interesting setup...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-21-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 777
Posted By Dano78
Ran into similar problems myself when i was...

Ran into similar problems myself when i was trying to find a replacement for my stock sender. Ran into alot of cases where they'd send a '57-'60 sender or a '53-'55 for a 12v system. (mainly...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-20-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
Awesome! Thanks for the advice! Just happened to...

Awesome! Thanks for the advice! Just happened to have picked up another axle assembly that appears to be about a 3" drop (will check it) with a crazy cross-steer setup on it. Didn't need the axle...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-20-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
Were you able to do this on the truck or did you...

Were you able to do this on the truck or did you remove it?

Picked up a Rosebud head for my torch set the other day so i should be good to go.

Yeah blows me away too, that no one makes a...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-20-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
Nervous I guess. I, as well as TireDood, had our...

Nervous I guess. I, as well as TireDood, had our axles dropped by a third party. What you did, Daddyo is what I was nearing to do. Just want to be sure and do the right thing. Granted it's forged...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-20-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
Yeah he sells tie rod drops, but we're talking...

Yeah he sells tie rod drops, but we're talking the drag link here. I'm actually using his tie rod drops and like them MUCH better than the machined-sphere style ones that mid-fifty sells. Much more...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-18-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Dano78
Dropped Front Axle Bump Steer

Was curious to know hom many FTE'ers out there have dropped I-beam axles under their truck and what they did to adjust for the added bump-steer caused by the now harshly angled Drag link. No one that...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-19-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,722
Posted By Dano78
My information isnt WRONG, its generalized and...

My information isnt WRONG, its generalized and off the top my head. Id say its pretty damn close....just because the years aren't EXACT doesnt mean he wont get the point!!!
AND FOR A FACT, ITS THE...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-20-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By Dano78
Surprisingly Amazon did show some, but only 1!!!...

Surprisingly Amazon did show some, but only 1!!! (more were on the way but unknown delivery date) Thanks... Amazon has TONS of stuff! :p

I wound up gettin mine from Rock Auto once my Local Napa...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-20-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,653
Posted By Dano78
No prob! :-X22 Its always better to be...

No prob! :-X22 Its always better to be informed... As much as one can anyways. Had I known what I know now, I'd probably went IFS. However, since doing what I've done I've gotten alot of kudos for...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-02-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,653
Posted By Dano78
I'll throw in my .02 since i just (and still am)...

I'll throw in my .02 since i just (and still am) going through this debacle.

For a nice soft, lowered ride with with driving ease and good handling like a newer car. Go IFS. You will be $$$$$...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-02-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By Dano78
Found some cracks in the spindle after the fact....

Found some cracks in the spindle after the fact. Its one that was on a used axle assy. that I bought for parts. Might have been in an accident, who knows. Fortunately I have one off the axle that was...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-02-2014, 03:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By Dano78
King Pin Bushing source?

Does anyone know where I can get just the bushings alone for the front king pins for a '56 F100? Already bought a new kit from M-F and wound up installing/reaming 2 into a bad spindle. All the...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-02-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By Dano78
Yeah we talked about that. He said he'd like to...

Yeah we talked about that. He said he'd like to keep the leaves all centered and stair-stepped equally as per Henry's design. Essentially just moving the pin itself forward, and to do that meant...
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