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Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-09-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By tripleframe
My take on this one. Very clever conversion to...

My take on this one. Very clever conversion to race car hauler. I have never seen a bus sold as a Custom Cab, so very likely the grill was upgraded. Year is difficult to determine without vin #,...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-09-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 630
Posted By tripleframe
Believe it or not, those books are not always...

Believe it or not, those books are not always accurate:-X16
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-26-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 286
Posted By tripleframe
Build sheets and or original dealer invoices are...

Build sheets and or original dealer invoices are very uncommon to find with a vehicle over 50 years old. Original DSO equipment lists, left with every vehicle with a DSO number ( since January...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-25-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 633
Posted By tripleframe
Know what you are buying! From the photos, this...

Know what you are buying! From the photos, this pickup is a 1963 F 100 Custom Cab with 8' flareside body. A 122" wheelbase on door warranty tag will confirm this. Seat has been recovered. Interior...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-17-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,164
Posted By tripleframe
IMO, it all depends on your plans for the truck....

IMO, it all depends on your plans for the truck. There are plenty of wheels out there that will fit your bolt pattern, however only a few are period correct. If your into historical correctness, here...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-15-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 890
Posted By tripleframe
The valve covers were "Ford Red" on 1965 330...

The valve covers were "Ford Red" on 1965 330 medium duty engines. This color was a reddish-orange color, not a chevy orange color. Available from companies like Eastwood. Valve covers were argent...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-11-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 550
Posted By tripleframe
The side boxes were manufactured by one of...

The side boxes were manufactured by one of several different aftermarket companies. Its possible the dealership made arrangements of having them installed by a local body distributor, or they were...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,164
Posted By tripleframe
That is the problem, terminology. The word "split...

That is the problem, terminology. The word "split rim" is used as a generic term for any mulitipiece wheel. That is incorrect. There are two styles used on Ford pickups. The lock ring style (ring on...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-27-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,164
Posted By tripleframe
Ok, out of 6 wheels, only one is original to the ...

Ok, out of 6 wheels, only one is original to the truck. Very typical, somebody found some later F 250 wheels with good tires cheap. What are your plans for it? How is it going to be used? Is this...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-25-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 593
Posted By tripleframe
The 17" wheel you have on your 1 ton is not a...

The 17" wheel you have on your 1 ton is not a desirable rim. The wheel is 2 pieces and connects together in the center of the wheel. I highly recommend the period optional 19.5" one piece solid rim....
Forum: Large Truck 09-14-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,458
Posted By tripleframe
T 800 big job interior....

T 800 big job interior. http://i1280.photobucket.com/albums/a498/allcoils/IMG_4096_zps21a76c58.jpg (http://s1280.photobucket.com/user/allcoils/media/IMG_4096_zps21a76c58.jpg.html)
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-13-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 11,117
Posted By tripleframe
Found a pre production engineering interior photo...

Found a pre production engineering interior photo of a Big Job.http://i1280.photobucket.com/albums/a498/allcoils/IMG_4096_zps21a76c58.jpg...
Forum: Large Truck 09-12-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,458
Posted By tripleframe
Nice work!:) Your attention to details is really...

Nice work!:) Your attention to details is really paying off. Looks like the factory Colonial Yellow.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-10-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,120
Posted By tripleframe
Not a quick and easy find in the early years....

Not a quick and easy find in the early years. However, keep an eye out for complete original project-parts trucks for sale in your area, you might find one for a few hundred bucks, take out the...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,838
Posted By tripleframe
Somestimes you get lucky and find a 3/4 ton with...

Somestimes you get lucky and find a 3/4 ton with the 1 piece innies already on there. Too bad there is a reserve on the $1.00 minimum, and radial tires mounted on them to boot. 1966 Ford Truck | eBay
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