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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-24-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,292
Posted By old ugly
:-wink Nice find Wayne. Welcome to the club....

:-wink Nice find Wayne. Welcome to the club. :-drink
Forum: Large Truck 02-05-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By old ugly
Chris, Taking your advise and using the pause...

Chris,
Taking your advise and using the pause button on your videos I re-looked at them. I am 95% sure the tag has vacuum brakes on it. Those clamps and hoses would never survive 120 lbs. of air...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-04-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,682
Posted By old ugly
Update

Hi to all that are interested.
I came across a pretty much original Canadian built 56 F-600 this past summer that has what appears to have the original floor mat still in it. This truck has less...
Forum: Large Truck 02-03-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By old ugly
Hi again, I should add that just about anything...

Hi again,
I should add that just about anything is possible with these old trucks. The original engine may have had a compressor and it was eliminated with the engine transplant but it simply...
Forum: Large Truck 02-03-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By old ugly
Hi Chris, In this country that thingy is called...

Hi Chris,
In this country that thingy is called a hand valve. Your probably right that it is for the brakes on the tag axle but were usually used to apply trailer brakes independent from the...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,251
Posted By old ugly
I hate sanding :-fire:-X09:-fire:-X09:-fire:-X09.

I hate sanding :-fire:-X09:-fire:-X09:-fire:-X09.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-22-2013, 11:50 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,543
Posted By old ugly
Who could pass on this opportunity? Here's Old...

Who could pass on this opportunity?
Here's Old Ugly.


http://i1129.photobucket.com/albums/m519/oldugly/stuff045.jpg
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-21-2013, 05:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,094
Posted By old ugly
Hi Bruce, Thank you for the nice comment. I've...

Hi Bruce,
Thank you for the nice comment. I've looked at pics of your built, they look like your doing fantastic work. I wish I had the time, ambition and ability to do work like that.
I'm looking...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-21-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,094
Posted By old ugly
Hi ALBUO F-1, I threw the idea of painting the...

Hi ALBUO F-1,
I threw the idea of painting the roof the same color as the fenders around for a couple of years then something came along that made my mind up, I'll explain that later in another...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-21-2013, 02:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,094
Posted By old ugly
Hi Wayne, After the set back that you had it...

Hi Wayne,
After the set back that you had it does not surprise me that you didn't get much accomplished. Was sorry to hear about your bad luck. I know that one feels extremely violated when things...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-20-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 14,343
Posted By old ugly
Hi again Chris, I looked in my manual and this...

Hi again Chris,
I looked in my manual and this is what the engine codes are if it has the original engine. The fourth character in the vin is the engine code.

V = 272, Light Duty, 2 barrel carb....
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-20-2013, 03:04 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 14,343
Posted By old ugly
Hi Chris and welcome to the club, You have...

Hi Chris and welcome to the club,
You have found a very nice truck. A bit harder to find running gear parts for than smaller trucks but still worth fixing up and making pretty.
If the engine is...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-20-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,094
Posted By old ugly
The first pic didn't post, don't know why but...

The first pic didn't post, don't know why but will try again.

http://i1129.photobucket.com/albums/m519/oldugly/268_zps5d04352f.jpg
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-20-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,094
Posted By old ugly
Hi to all, I had a really hard time getting in...

Hi to all,
I had a really hard time getting in the grove this past summer. Couldn't get much time off work but managed to take a one week holiday. Wow, after 13 yrs. As I mentioned last year I...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-12-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,732
Posted By old ugly
Hi gsato, I think you should take the above...

Hi gsato,
I think you should take the above advise. Perhaps you already researched this but in case you haven't I'll try to explain. If you use the 56 running board brackets the fuel tank will sit...
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