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Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks Yesterday, 11:22 PM
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Posted By 49fordv8f4
I think it will buff out}>! '37s are sharp...

I think it will buff out}>! '37s are sharp looking trucks.
Mark
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 11:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Chevy and GMC pickups used shocks on the rear...

Chevy and GMC pickups used shocks on the rear that one faced forward and the other toward the back. I don't remember seeing a Ford truck setup that way.
Mark
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,009
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Mark, Here is the link to my build...

Mark, Here is the link to my build thread,http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1328924-1949-f4-v8-to-mercedes-diesel-build-thread.html#post14557974
If you don't find what you need for tubing at work, I...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 02:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 186
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Nice truck! Welcome to FTE! The serial number...

Nice truck! Welcome to FTE! The serial number will be on the passenger side, top of frame, just behind the motor mount. There will be a star at both ends. It is not usually stamped very deep, so be...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Your truck looks great:-X22! I love those long...

Your truck looks great:-X22! I love those long bed pickups.
Mark
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 12:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,009
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Mark, Thanks for the reply and the update. That...

Mark, Thanks for the reply and the update. That sounds like that will make a dandy engine for your truck. Probably a little more power than my Mercedes engine.
You might be able to route your air...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-28-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,009
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Have you picked up your diesel yet? Sounds like...

Have you picked up your diesel yet? Sounds like an interesting swap. Do you have any specs on the engine?
Mark
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-28-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,643
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Thanks Ross, It has a slight press fit, then I...

Thanks Ross, It has a slight press fit, then I drilled the joint and pressed in a mild steel pin. The hub has a shoulder on the side that sticks out. I vee'd the joint before I installed the hub and...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-28-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,643
Posted By 49fordv8f4
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I received the PTO gear, on the left, back from the heat...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-28-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,643
Posted By 49fordv8f4
Thanks! guys, They look a little more orange in...

Thanks! guys, They look a little more orange in the post than they do for real. I was surprised that the color matched as well as it did. I think with a black bed and black front fenders and bumper...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-26-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 4,643
Posted By 49fordv8f4
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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-25-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By 49fordv8f4
The six cylinder air deflector is smaller than...

The six cylinder air deflector is smaller than the V8 and will have an H stamped on it, the V8 deflector has an R stamped on it. Ilya, 51 panelman may have one. I bought one from him for my truck....
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-22-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 288
Posted By 49fordv8f4
50f6, The '54 transmission is different, but the...

50f6, The '54 transmission is different, but the PTO will work on a '48-'52 T98. The '54 T98 would be like the one Muppy1840 posted in his thread T98 for sale on ebay. All of the internal parts, with...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-21-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 288
Posted By 49fordv8f4
50f6, Yes, the clutch is the same. With the...

50f6, Yes, the clutch is the same. With the exception of shortening the front driveshaft about 2", this is virtually a bolt in swap. Nothing else needs to be changed, unless your truck has a PTO....
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-21-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,071
Posted By 49fordv8f4
I am following this too. I have also considered...

I am following this too. I have also considered installing modern gauges into the original dash. Looks like you are on the right track:-X22.
Mark
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