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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-24-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By ulev1st
Wheel tubes are in..Centerline Convo Pro powder...

Wheel tubes are in..Centerline Convo Pro powder coated gloss black.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-23-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By ulev1st
Waiting on the wheels.

When the ol 56 is done it will LOOK mean... truth is... I won't have enough motor to even turn them over!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-19-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By ulev1st
My wife is friggin AWESOME!

At least I think so... she got me this diecast of a 56... I am going to try to match it as close as I can for my build. Right down to the rear opening hood.... PLUS the model has the same engine trim...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-12-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,836
Posted By ulev1st
Time for a cleanup of the shop

I finally got sick of not having a good clean place to work. So today it took me 6 1/2 hours but if found the floor of the shop today.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-03-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,836
Posted By ulev1st
Back on ut

Yesterday I started to find the floor in the shop..an hour or so into it...hey look...there's my truck....
Managed to get the running boards and rear fenders mocked up.. and the old part loaded on...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-26-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By ulev1st
It's best to wrap hose TIGHTLY with duct tape....

It's best to wrap hose TIGHTLY with duct tape. Cut it as squarely as possible with a cutoff wheel. Leave one wrap of tape on.. apply grease to hose end, secure ferrel nut in a vise and twist hose...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-26-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By ulev1st
I usually have to send 2 to get a response... but...

I usually have to send 2 to get a response... but Jesse is real good about getting back to you...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-26-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 857
Posted By ulev1st
another solution to the extreme tie rod angle...

another solution to the extreme tie rod angle would be a bump steer kit..
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/sda-555-8104/overview/make/ford/model/mustang
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-09-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,836
Posted By ulev1st
Thanks...I haven't had much time to dedicate to...

Thanks...I haven't had much time to dedicate to it lately... I will try to make more time for it...still working full time and family/grandkids make it hard to work on it as much as I'd like...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-09-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,836
Posted By ulev1st
Finally fixed my rear shock mount.

Today I spent an hour or so on fixing the lower rear shock mount... now it will have the correct geometry..
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-24-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,926
Posted By ulev1st
Following Drewski's lead...

Attempting to fab my own bed..
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-30-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 526
Posted By ulev1st
Monster is a good description!

Monster is a good description!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-30-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,836
Posted By ulev1st
3/30/14

Today I finished the tailgate hinges and roughed up the frame for the tailgate..Again..a huge thanks to Drewski2 foir sharing his photos for the rest of us to benefit from!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-24-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By ulev1st
Charlie I'm with Wayne on this...Shorties are the...

Charlie I'm with Wayne on this...Shorties are the way to go unless you "just have to have them"! I have had several 347 Mustangs with short and long tubes...my Prochared F1R car is the only one that...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-23-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,836
Posted By ulev1st
A little more effort..

Today I had a chance to get the front (back) of the bed tacked in place and started getting the goodies together for the tail gate. Big thanks to Drewski 2 for the help with copying his design for...
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