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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-25-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,706
Posted By reed1951
What I have learned from my truck: - A...

What I have learned from my truck:

- A "solid looking truck" doesn't mean it's solid
- Everything snowballs when I "modify" anything
- Patience is a virtue Kemosabe, I was supposed to be driving...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-30-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 636
Posted By reed1951
I went ahead and had my rear axles drilled to...

I went ahead and had my rear axles drilled to match my 5x4.5 fronts. Only have to carry one spare now:-jammin I'm thinking it was around $70ish to get it done. If you re-gear it for the C4 I would...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-26-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,217
Posted By reed1951
That looks awesome!

That looks awesome!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-18-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 968
Posted By reed1951
From what I've researched I would need to hire a...

From what I've researched I would need to hire a private investigator in order to access the vehicle info. But it makes things a lot harder that I don't have the vin or a tag number. I have a friend...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,677
Posted By reed1951
That looks sweet! Job well done!

That looks sweet! Job well done!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-06-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 968
Posted By reed1951
Thanks bud, I really appreciate you asking around...

Thanks bud, I really appreciate you asking around for me! I'm gonna keep searching for it. I know it's a long shot but I'm trying lol I know that a lot of trucks have been scraped over the years but...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-25-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 968
Posted By reed1951
I don't have the VIN but I'll contact my...

I don't have the VIN but I'll contact my grandmother to see if she still has it. I don't think she would have it anymore BUT you never know lol. That would be incredible if I could find that.

The...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-25-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 968
Posted By reed1951
Trying to find my Papaws truck

I just wanted to put this out there that I am searching for my grandfather's 1951 ford 1/2 ton green truck. His name was Frank Reed (I was named after him) and he lived on 108 Reed Rd. Bristol TN. My...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-01-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 694
Posted By reed1951
Thanks for the encouragement guys, it really...

Thanks for the encouragement guys, it really helps to be able to share these experiences on here. It lets guys know that they are not alone when it comes to this kind of thing in their build process.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-01-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 694
Posted By reed1951
Do it right the first time....

So periodically through out my build, especially here recently, I have had to go back and change/fix things that I tried to "save money on" before. I know I'm not the only one that finds themself in...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-27-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By reed1951
If it were me, I would think about putting it...

If it were me, I would think about putting it into storage so I could work on it later but I guess it would just depend on if I really needed to sell it for the funds or whatever the situation may be.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-21-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 643
Posted By reed1951
Awesome! Boy that thing shines. Great job:-jammin

Awesome! Boy that thing shines. Great job:-jammin
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-13-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 549
Posted By reed1951
That looks like it would be a really great show!...

That looks like it would be a really great show! Definitely somewhere I would like to take my 51 some day
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-09-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 151
Posted By reed1951
Never mind lol, I'm just gonna go ahead and put...

Never mind lol, I'm just gonna go ahead and put some braided hose there to be safe.:-X22
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-09-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 151
Posted By reed1951
Question Aluminum tubing for transmission line question

Hey guys, I got some aluminum tubing from a local speed shop to run some nicer "hard line" for my transmission compared to the rubber hose I had before. My question is about hooking it up between the...
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