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#16 IamSherwood OFFLINE  

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Posted February 18, 2012 - 07:56 AM

That should be a fun build. Good solid foundation to start on. Looking forward to the project.

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Posted February 18, 2012 - 08:14 AM

I noticed I didn't get the pics back in the original order, but they do look better. You can see a bit more of the detail now. I used PhotoScape to darken them some.
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Posted February 18, 2012 - 11:29 AM

haha by the paint on the rear axle i would say someone wanted a panzer but couldnt afford it

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Posted February 18, 2012 - 01:24 PM

Looks like a fun project. Glad you ended up with it.

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Posted February 18, 2012 - 03:05 PM

The good news if that you will only need to buy new fronts, the rears are fine.

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Posted February 19, 2012 - 06:46 AM

Might want to check the toe-in. Not sure if it's the pic angle or what, but the left front looks way out from here. Might be why it's wore so much.

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Posted February 19, 2012 - 07:14 AM

I did notice that yesterday while i was out trying to figure what all the welded tabs and welded bolts could off actually been for and sprayed down with power blaster,i tthink i am going to need a 55 gallon drum of the stuff

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Posted February 19, 2012 - 12:38 PM

Good looking start.........now the fun begins.

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Posted February 20, 2012 - 06:26 PM

Wow! is that I-beam for frame? Pix kinda hard to see details. Pull it up to a driveway or floor and take MORE! Ha! Kinda reminds me of a Power King type lay-out, real simple, common parts.

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Posted February 20, 2012 - 07:56 PM

hopefully bringing the pieces home from work tomorrow,to see if my bed for the back is going to work out as planned ,got to take some pics of the engine also,have to try and take some that shows all the port and polishing the piston is supposed to be humped and alot more stuff,supposedly is pulling about 17 horsepower with all the work that was done to it for pulling,i think i have it sold. to make along story short i will try to take some pics of the heavyweight

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Posted February 20, 2012 - 08:01 PM

glgrumpy first time i noticed you on here welcome andtoo answer your question it is actually two pieces setting together sorry cant think of the term only thing i can come up with is c channel but i do not know if that is right,i am originally from Crawfordsville In,hopefully you can make it to the show in evansville in june.If you can will see you there

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Posted February 20, 2012 - 08:09 PM

glgrumpy first time i noticed you on here welcome andtoo answer your question it is actually two pieces setting together sorry cant think of the term only thing i can come up with is c channel but i do not know if that is right,i am originally from Crawfordsville In,hopefully you can make it to the show in evansville in june.If you can will see you there

You are right on the money! C- channel it is. :thumbs: I can't wait to see more pic's of this beast! :smilewink:




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