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Over the past six months, the Stewart Warner gauges on the Texaco tanker have been repaired and restored. New fish plates have been manufactured...
Thanks so much Mike.
The Diamond T cab from the Texaco tanker has undergone a rebuild. The streamlined roof extension was removed for repairs, revealing the internal...
The restoration was done here in New Zealand. We have details somewhere of an instrument repairer in the US, so will find and send them to you.
Here are examples of 1930s Stewart-Warner gauges in the '38 Diamond T Texaco tanker that we are currently restoring. We did wonder at times if...
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Thanks for sharing these. Lots of interesting information in the article.
It sure is the same tanker. We heard the tale of the tree.........Duane is very innovative!
Thanks for posting these. It's a beautiful restoration.
Thanks for posting this. That would be an interesting tanker to see. I haven't seen a COE with the streamlined tank body. Your air force COE...
For anyone interested in early technology, we received some history and information from Emco Wheaton on the A.W. Wheaton Brass Works equipment...
Thanks so much!
Bill's Dodge Airflow is always great for inspiration. A beautiful restoration. Thanks for posting.
Progress is being made on the restoration of the '38 Diamond T. The tanker has been removed from the chassis and placed on a purpose built...
Thanks. They are great looking trucks.
This will be really helpful, thank you.
Texaco commissioned these in the thirties for gas station deliveries.
Fortunately we do. All the loose panels came with it.
Thanks. Really enjoying it so far.
Really appreciate the info. Thank you.
Yes it sure is.
We are restoring it back to original as a Texaco tanker. Luckily it still has all the original fuel distribution units and pipework.
Appreciate your help with this. Thanks.
We are certainly trying to get the project seen in the hope that people might have historic information. Thanks for this suggestion.
Thanks, we're really looking forward to it.
Thanks. We have seen the Dodge Airflow in Invercargill - it sure is a beautiful tanker. There is a little bit of information on the Airflows but...
Yes we do. It has been here since 2013 but we have only just bought it in February 2018.
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