This 1959 F-250 belongs to Kenneth Lear (kleareclipse.net)
It has a 292 medium duty V8, 4 speed transmission, and factory 4 wheel drive. This truck has only 17,000 original miles. It was owned by a fire department for most of it's life as a "light truck" (a homemade flatbed with a huge light on the back), which was used only to shine light on night time fires. The bed was replaced and the truck was sold to a guy who painted the truck white. He then sold it to a high school student who owned it for about a year as his daily driver. I am the fourth owner. I bought this truck in late 1999. It has replaced the void I have felt since I was forced to sell my first '59 pickup about 17 years ago. The body is very solid (except for needing a few minor repairs), but the undercarriage is a bit rusted. I plan to restore this truck to original condition except for the following:
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