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10-09-2017, 10:05 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

Moe, the reason for that is that Ford issued the...

Moe, the reason for that is that Ford issued the serial numbers out of headquarters to each plant in batches.
10-09-2017, 06:05 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

Yes, it would be a 1948 8= 1948 8R= 239 cu...

Yes, it would be a 1948

8= 1948
8R= 239 cu in V8 flathead
T= F5

1949 & 50 would start with a 9
05-10-2017, 07:45 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

Have you ever actually seen a 1951 truck with the...

Have you ever actually seen a 1951 truck with the 49-50 sequence. I have not. Now my 51-52 database isn't as large as this one here, but NONE have that sequence.
05-10-2017, 04:54 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

The ONLY place I have seen that reference is on...

The ONLY place I have seen that reference is on the LMC website and catalog, it is NOT AT ALL TRUE.
03-09-2017, 10:24 AM
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Posted By harleymsn

Bronze was the color for the car engines. What...

Bronze was the color for the car engines. What silver paint did you use on the manifolds? Looks good
03-09-2017, 09:16 AM
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Posted By harleymsn

The original color for the engine was Red, If it...

The original color for the engine was Red, If it was rebuilt back in the day, most of the rebuilts were painted dark blue.
08-22-2016, 11:59 AM
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Posted By harleymsn

Mark, I don't know where bradevans got that...

Mark, I don't know where bradevans got that 166000 number from, ( I was under the impression it started with 100001) I was just agreeing that the cut off for 49/50 was in the 268K/269K range. Your...
08-21-2016, 11:01 AM
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Posted By harleymsn

I am curious as to what database did you find...

I am curious as to what database did you find that on? Bradevans is correct, the 49/50 cutoff was around the 268000/269000
04-16-2016, 01:45 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

Well I think that stamp on the tranny would...

Well I think that stamp on the tranny would indicate a very early 48, as was mentioned before. The older models had the serial number stamped on the bell or transmission. I'm sure it was mentioned...
04-02-2016, 02:24 AM
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Posted By harleymsn

What we can tell you for sure is that the Patent...

What we can tell you for sure is that the Patent plate and the Rating plate match. Keep in mind that these are easily and often removed and switched. Now if you check the passenger side frame rail,...
03-05-2016, 11:29 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

The widow makers are not a split ring rim, they...

The widow makers are not a split ring rim, they actually split in the middle of the rim under the wide band.

http://i286.photobucket.com/albums/ll89/truckdog62563/wheels/RH5concaveside.jpg
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03-05-2016, 04:17 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

The FIRST question ... what is the serial number...

The FIRST question ... what is the serial number stamped in the frame?

Both f2 & F3 had 8' box

If you have 17" wheels, they are NOT one piece, they are widowmakers.
F2 came with 8 lug 16"...
02-15-2016, 08:00 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

OK, for the build date, plant and color you need...

OK, for the build date, plant and color you need to look for the stampings in the firewall. They were not all stamped in the same location, sometimes it varied depending on which plant.

...
02-06-2016, 01:20 PM
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Posted By harleymsn

AFAIK the F1 was the only truck available with...

AFAIK the F1 was the only truck available with the Remote (Column) shift prior to 1953.
02-06-2016, 08:49 AM
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Posted By harleymsn

8 = 1948 7H= 226 Flathead 6 Y= F3 That...

8 = 1948
7H= 226 Flathead 6
Y= F3

That backwards 3 could actually be a 3 that was stamped upside down, if so

3 = Black
HP = Highland Park
23K = October 23
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