The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Hester, Jan 29, 2008.
It's a good truck. Driven some 85,000 miles since I finished it in 1990.
Here's me, downtown Manhattan at about midnight, early November, 2001:
Heres my current 2:
This was at Billetproof in Antioch,Ca last year...
here is my big mean truck
My old girl, original '65 F250 4X4, non original 390, solid cam, headers, Holley SD single plane. I miss driving it. My son still stomps on it for me once in awhile.
Here's mine. I've since ditched the 37 inch goodyears and added 40 inch swampers. Dana 60 front, Dana 70 rear. 350, Turbo 400, dana 20. Tubbed, Samurai back seat, Cobra Mustang Front seats and the great IH body and boxed frame. Soon I'm ditching the 350 and bolting in a 4bt Cummins turbo Diesel.
Nice trucks, folks!
Here's a nice, custom 1/2 ton WC:
And here are my forlorn examples:
If you like the look of early PWs, you might like this:
Here's a G506 (1.5 ton Chevy) running super singles:
Those units on the left looked like trailers with windows cut out in the front for a cab. The company was Interstate Dress Carriers and hauled dresses from the factories in North Eastern PA to the NY Garment district. I think they had racks in the back and transported the dresses on hangers. Growing up I saw these vehicles on a daily basis. Somebody out there have more photos? Know who made them? What kind of powerplant?
very cool old iron
Not an old one but I just got done building this GMC 6500 for a friend. Grafted 2 dually beds together and moved the fenders down.
here my F-6 coe trucks
BTW, that F6 that I posted above has a Coleman kit under it.
I need to learn how to post my picture.Thanks Norselander
I always liked this picture..of course they were all brand new when this was taken
i should have tried harder to save this one.
Here's a pic of my 56 GMC 300,would like to put a cummins 6bt in it with some later model axles some day.
old thread I know but is this big and mean enough?
It'll do. I like the way the "Long Vehicle" sign is highlighted in the background.
Tons of em...
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