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  • About 73 ford guy
    Victoria , BC
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    '73 F250/44's,428 Cobra jet,Dana 60/70, ARB front and CTM joints/Detroit rear,5:13's , rear discs,winches F/R.

    '96 f350/ 39.5 Iroks,5.8L ,5speed. Pavement pounder!


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  • Last Activity: 02-10-2018 06:03 PM
  • Join Date: 10-02-2005
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  1. 03-14-2017 06:50 PM - permalink
    I would like to build that bumper you made for your 250. I have several questions and would like to see if you could email me and we can start a dialogue?
    I have a 1978 crew cab that I am restoring and I have a winch to mount on the front but have not really figured out how to do that and make the front end look good. have had a hard time finding brush guards and bumpers that don't cost $850. I had the idea of modifying a standard bumper and running the winch out the front behind the license plate but there is not enough room to do that.
    I would appreciate discussing ideas with you. if you have a mind to, send me an email at [email protected] and maybe we can sort some questions out I have.
    Many Thanks,
  2. mizsignals
    07-29-2015 05:59 PM - permalink
    hey i had a few questions about what the best way to go about building or buying a front spring hanger drop for my 79 ford f250. i have 10'' superduty v10 diesel springs all around and making these things work is a real bitch.. any help or pointers would be awesome!
  3. privateer, eh
    01-18-2014 10:29 PM - permalink
    Hi there, it's me Perry, just dropping you a line and trying to put you in touch with a member from Qualicom Beach. His tag is Shlitzer and his thread is 'putting a supercab on reg frame'. He's working seriously on his 4x4 and could use some help concerning how picky the constabulary are towards bumper heights. May also be a good parts source. Hope the trany went in okay and your yoke problem is solved.
  4. Killgore
    11-29-2013 01:52 PM - permalink
    Do you have tube half doors on the truck? If so did you make them yourself?
  5. lscottd
    08-14-2013 06:05 AM - permalink
    hello my name is scott and i have a 1978 f150 that has 5.5" lift blocks. I am runnin some 37/12.50/16.5 supper swampers. I have major axle warp. what would you recommend for me. the truck has had a d60 swap and has a 466 big block putting out some power.

    Thank you for your time
    L. Scott D
  6. 1975MudRat
    11-18-2012 11:13 PM - permalink
    Could you send me pictures of the bumper?
  7. 73 ford guy
    10-24-2012 10:38 PM - permalink
    I made it out of cardboard to mock it up and design it to what i liked,then made out of steel. I hand torch cut every piece. Now that we have a shear at work I would of made it with that and saved alot of grinding!
  8. 1975MudRat
    10-21-2012 03:08 PM - permalink
    Do you have the plans for the Front & Back bumpers on your truck. I'm not sure it you made others but its post #462 made out of 3/16in plate.

    It would be easier if I sent you the link Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums - View Single Post - Post a pic of your 4x4
  9. 73 ford guy
    09-25-2012 01:20 PM - permalink
    head shop did them. no idea
  10. FordmanShane
    09-10-2012 05:09 PM - permalink
    where did you get you're hardened seats? I think I'm going do the same stick with my D2's and cj valves..

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