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Danielandersen2

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About Danielandersen2

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  • My Project Cars
    1949 B1 1.5 ton

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  • Biography
    Not much more than love trucks and farming
  • Occupation
    Commercial refrigeration technician

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  • Location
    Charlotte-ish NC
  • Interests
    Meat, cars

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  1. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    Where on the transmission do I find the identifying numbers?
  2. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    Ok, no “OD” stamp...
  3. Danielandersen2

    B1J170 brakes

    Does the diameter and bore make much of a difference? I’m not opposed to use something intended for a different model, but I think I read that the original had something like a 9.5” booster, I’m not sure what the bore is on the second cylinder yet though.
  4. http://www.amsnos.com/Help/MMPDTPRE54.pdf just in case anyone is looking for more information.
  5. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    ill Have to check mext time I’m there...
  6. Danielandersen2

    B1J170 brakes

    Just realized it said 2 or 3 holes, not , bolts lol
  7. Danielandersen2

    B1J170 brakes

  8. Danielandersen2

    B1J170 brakes

    I’ve used the search, but couldn’t find much... Ok, in looking at the brake booster on the truck, it has “HY-POWER” stamped on the booster, also, 2 mounting bolts, are those the bolt mount talked about on vintage power wagon? There’s a rebuild kit for a 2 bolt, and a 3 bolt version... any help is appreciated.
  9. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    I was there a little while ago (it’s at my parents until I get the brakes road ready... I’ll get back there this weekend and check it out.
  10. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    I’ll have to verify on the road (after I fix the brakes), but it definitely felt like a 5th gear next to third that wasn’t reverse... sitting still, I stuck it in that gear to see if it went forwards or backwards, it started lurching forward (and bogging down of course) definitely felt different than the third gear.
  11. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    For clarity of what I’m saying...
  12. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    Ok, the guy I bought the truck from described it as a “rocker” I figured it was just a granny gear, but why directly across from reverse? Just thought it was odd
  13. Danielandersen2

    “Rocker transmission”

    On my 48 B1J170, it has 1-5 and reverse on the far right and forward, if I go far right and straight down, there is a forward gear that is really low speed, a higher gearing (it felt like) that normal 1st gear... I was told this was to help trucks get ‘unstuck’ easier. How common is that transmission setup? Does anyone know?
  14. Danielandersen2

    B-1-F-170 Farm truck in the making.

    Bringing life to an old thread, but I also have a 1.5 ton pilothouse, interested to see what you ended up going with/doing...
  15. Danielandersen2

    1949 B1 1.5 ton brake question

    I was told the brakes have “problems” but didn’t notice it the little bit o drove it... the truck gets delivered on Monday to my parents place (since I’m out of town) so I’ll have to check it out there.
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