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Forum: Vehicles for Sale 03-01-2013, 11:51 PM
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Posted By shoot4fun
1978 CrewCab Project truck

I have decided to sell my project truck due to a serious lack of time to devote to it, and an even more serious lack of space in my shop. It's a fairly unique build, using the frame, axles, 5 speed...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-01-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 2,823
Read First: Crewcab Only Thread.
Views: 388,134
Posted By shoot4fun
A little background on my project, for those...

A little background on my project, for those interested. Started out as a regular cab 4WD I was going to rebuild and make a daily driver. My brother-in-law knew a guy that a had a '78 CC 2WD needing...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-01-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 2,823
Read First: Crewcab Only Thread.
Views: 388,134
Posted By shoot4fun
With a heavy heart...

Hey guys! Been a while since I posted. Mainly for the same reason I've returned to post this...
I've given it a lot of thought lately and, because I have been neglecting my baby by making her sit in...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-24-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By shoot4fun
9" question

Does anyone have first-hand knowledge whether a 9" third member from a '78 will fit in the housing of a '71? I sold a guy my '78 rear end, and it's too wide for his '71, and we wondered if he could...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-06-2009, 11:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,141
Posted By shoot4fun
As 427 said, doesn't matter which way you go. All...

As 427 said, doesn't matter which way you go. All that matters is doing it right. Good, straight cuts, plate the joints, and quality welds.
I've stretched and shortened several trucks, some are...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-23-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 7,207
Posted By shoot4fun
Give him a chance. Sounds like he's got a lot on...

Give him a chance. Sounds like he's got a lot on his plate right now. Most of us have been working on our projects for years. A few more weeks or months on this ain't gonna kill anyone. Family comes...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-21-2008, 02:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,581
Posted By shoot4fun
I've bought from LMC only when absolutely...

I've bought from LMC only when absolutely necessary. I try to use the FTE sponsors when and where I can. When I lived near KC, it was cheaper to go pick up parts @ LMC than to ship from some other...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-14-2008, 07:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,022
Posted By shoot4fun
That will depend on whether you are buying Diesel...

That will depend on whether you are buying Diesel or making Diesel. Costs me between 80 and 90 cents a gallon to make mine!
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-13-2008, 06:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,022
Posted By shoot4fun
Swapped the 400 for a 5.9 cummins... It was...

Swapped the 400 for a 5.9 cummins... It was getting 22-25 around town in the old dog. It oughta get that or better in the CC. I'm going to run it on veggie oil anyway. That only costs me about a buck...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-09-2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 632
Posted By shoot4fun
In 2WD, I prefer the older style grilles of the...

In 2WD, I prefer the older style grilles of the '73-'77. Had a coach in HS that had a '74 2WD F150, and it was THE sharpest truck I can recall. White on red, nice chrome spokes, etc. It was just too...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-06-2008, 03:57 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,450
Posted By shoot4fun
I've learned that valuable lesson. Never hurts to...

I've learned that valuable lesson. Never hurts to ask! I've got a great '78 CC because I did...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-05-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 74,604
Posted By shoot4fun
Chasetruck I thought the other wheels you had on...

Chasetruck I thought the other wheels you had on your CC looked pretty good! It was because of that pic I went hunting for a set. The new set looks good too, but I'm still inclined toward the other...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-29-2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,511
Posted By shoot4fun
Jeep lovers say "It's a Jeep thing. You wouldn't...

Jeep lovers say "It's a Jeep thing. You wouldn't understand". Well, I don't understand why they have a jeep... But I do understand their passion.

Must be a Ford thing...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-29-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 2,823
Read First: Crewcab Only Thread.
Views: 388,134
Posted By shoot4fun
You wouldn't happen to have both sets, by...

You wouldn't happen to have both sets, by chance??? I know someone looking for those.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By shoot4fun
Rick, What are you painting? I'm starting to...

Rick,
What are you painting? I'm starting to think about paint for my CC, and I like the cheap alternative too! I don't want a "Show" job, but I want it to look decent.
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