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  • About Connecticut Calvin
    Simsbury, Connecticut
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    Country of Residence
    Current Mileage
    75,000 - 99,999
    Miles per year
    75,000 - 99,999
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    Simsbury, Connecticut USA
    1956 Ford F-500 "Ethel"
    1954 Farmall Cub "Betty"
    Murphy's Law: For every extra nut is a bolt it won't fit on.


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  • Last Activity: Today 11:38 AM
  • Join Date: 12-15-2014
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  1. truckdog62563
    09-14-2016 03:34 PM - permalink
    No, sorry that I don't. I have a set that somebody cut out of 1/2" plate, nothing fancy. But before doing that you probably will want to verify that they'd be needed. I can look up your Budd numbers if you find them to tell you offset, or you can measure your offset and see how much dual rear wheel spacing you'll have. A 9.00" x 20" bias ply set is shown to require 11.6" of DRW spacing. That's assuming a loaded commercial truck, so you might need less if you don't load yours. If your wheels have about 6.00" of offset you're good. Letter D in the chart is your offset measure. Stu

  2. Stephen67
    04-12-2016 07:52 AM - permalink
    The truck isn't stock but the drivetrain in it is currently. Tires are 37" tall on 22" rims, don't know the actual size off hand. Rear gearing is 5.83 and 8.11. Fastest I've gone in it is about 45, I imagine it would top out around 60 with it's original set up.
  3. Connecticut Calvin
    01-23-2016 05:47 PM - permalink
    Hey! So sorry for my delay in responding. I have to adjust my notifications. I never actually get notices that I get emails here. I made the emblems for a few customers and posted the designs on Shapeways. You can see (and buy) them here:
  4. Superf350-06
    01-06-2016 12:14 PM - permalink
    Good morning, Sir.
    I was reading a thread where you mention that you can reproduce emblems using 3-D printing. I'm looking to get a set of 55-F350 hood emblems, as well as a set of 55-250 hood emblems. Are you able to reproduce these emblems? Price?
    Thank You and have a bless day.
  5. Connecticut Calvin
    09-27-2015 07:46 PM - permalink
    Sorry I don't. I thought I had some as another party was interested in the trailer but backed out. I'm in California for work. When I get back later this week I'll drive by and get a picture and the guy's phone number.
  6. 09-27-2015 05:32 AM - permalink
    Thanks for the reply, do you have a link to the trailer with pics I'm always looking at different projects.
  7. 09-23-2015 07:54 PM - permalink
    I'm new here and saw your thread on the 5 lug 20" rims with solid rings. I was wondering do you still have them since the thread is closed?
  8. mokandshuk
    05-18-2015 12:19 PM - permalink
    Nice, yeah I have no idea though what kind of drums it would currently take or where I would get them. I am supposed to go identify the rear end today. I am pretty sure it is a 2 speed rear end but I do not know what model. I was thinking these tires though:

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