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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-09-2020, 10:08 PM
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Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

I got home last night about 9:30 in the dark. The interstate portion of the trip was but 26 miles according to google. I unscrewed the speedometer cable because it's so far off with the GM trans etc....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2020, 11:04 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Hey Zeke, I gotta agree with the other fellas! I just did a search to post onto this thread and hadn't seen these. That car is gorgeous. I recently read a book 'The diesel oddesey of Clessie...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

That mate has spent 45 years as a hollywood cinematographer. and has a high definition camera , clip on throat mic etc,,,,, He is due to come back to his summer place on june 20 though.[...Any...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

My son took various clips with plans to edit into one 'movie'. He says he may need to load an app on his phone to do this I'd like to have him make a driving the woodie video once he gets the hang...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 01:37 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqUcpXGQt1Q
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 01:31 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

I think the 5 points in your signature apply very well in this post... I see the video on 'garymtpickett'and it is up. I'm just gonna go upstairs and read my book about the battle of Britain..... so...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 01:03 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Soooo pissed off. should be easy, not even fun now arrrrgh.... Its on youtube... 1947 tonner start up drive out...... arrrgh could someone make it come out?> arrrrgh
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 12:58 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

....https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpDytcO65zk
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 12:56 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

OK an

other try.....
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpDytcO65zk
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 12:51 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

OK wtf, my kid shoulda put up the next one... wtf?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-06-2020, 12:42 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Maybe this.....? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpDytcO65zkbe this
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Just starting to get the video thing down.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpDytcO65zk
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Here on the upper Left Coast also call it scaffolding. And my rack isn't scaffolding or staging. It's two pieces of black pipe 54" on the outside to fit the Ford 54" wide bed with a 2x2 angle fitted...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

OK, NOW I get it! :) I never thought of your comment as negative in the first place. I have a friend who has spent a lifetime collecting antique metal working tools and he is highly skilled at...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-02-2020, 11:24 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

After work I was under it welding that ring onto the driveshaft. I had cleaned the metal off with an old worn out pair of boxers soaked with a can of carb cleaner anbd tossed it away. I have an old...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-02-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

What??? Like it WASN'T? If all I wanted was something to haul some 2x4s with I'd buy an '88 cheyenne 1/2 ton ok, an '88 F150. 1200.00 bucks and runs forever. Smooth, quiet, boring. :) I have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-02-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Well, it started raining and that doesn't make good video. Not to mention diesels don't have vacuum to run the wipers and I haven't converted them yet. But soon. Here's another pic of the rack.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-02-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Looks like a good day for the video. I will give it my best shot!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-01-2020, 11:53 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Been soundproofing inside the cab and under hood. Mostly peel and stick high density stuff like 'luxury liner'. It's very heavy per sq ft and 3/8" thick. Quite effective on the in cabin noise. I have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-30-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

It is pretty GD loud! I got home from my 'in town ' job at 3:30 this afternoon and enlisted my wife to help me hook up the cold start advance cable that is perculiar to these oddball cummins...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-29-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Been driving this heap for about a week now....Yes it is too loud, but with the stock gearing that I'm so used to, it just leaps up the long grades that I have tackled for 40 years. The Olga hill,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-22-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Worked in town all day on the grocery store remodel... Got home at 5, kissed my wife, grabbed a beer and went down to my personal jailbar junkyard and found an amazing 6 cyl type short air dam for...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-21-2020, 11:42 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

The front clip went on Friday after work... Then some sea trials. This morning at 6am before work I put the front bumper back on and after work my wife and my son helped me put the hood back on....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

Drove it outa the shop today and took a few laps. Lost 1/2 a day and half a night chasing why it wouldn't start and tried 3 batteries....got outa bed at 4:30 am .......... Turns out it was a big...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-11-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,396
Posted By GB SISSON
Re: What in Tarnation?

No, the 122" wb tonner always had an 8' box. Only the '42 and later had the ability to haul 4x8 sheets flat and the tailgate closed. It's a beautiful spring day here and I have a couple of friends...
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