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48Dodger

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  1. 11th Annual Tailgate BBQ

    I posted this super early so Brendt wouldn't worry that the 10th BBQ would be the last one....lol CYA THERE BRENDT, AND Y'ALL!!!! 48Dodger
  2. 11th Annual Tailgate BBQ

    I had to change the date.....hope all you super earlybird planners catch that!!!! April 14th 2018 48Dodger
  3. Valves, springs and guides... (oh my)

    Which truck motor is this Brendt? The wife's or your 1/2 ton..... 48D
  4. Adventures of Dolly Dodge-continued

    Hopefully you make the BBQ this year!.....she'll be hanging with a lot of proud ol' Dodge trucks like herself. 48D
  5. What would you do??

    Awesome Joe! Its better to evolve than to finish.....enjoy the work ahead dude! 48D
  6. What would you do??

    Hey, how bout a picture of you IN the dang thing......before its in pieces and covered up for winter????? 48D
  7. Dual horns

    Actually, I bought them FOR me...lol. That happens sometimes. 48D
  8. rear leaf spring pin removel

    Hey gramps1951, Those are most likely my videos you watched. The pins are soaked with penetrating oil first. Sometimes they give it up and sometimes it takes a lil more. The video helps show what's going on with the whole set-up and not so much "hey, this is easy!" ...lol. Glad you got'er out. 48D
  9. DODGE logo art

    Ed?
  10. New 1950 dodge Truck to me

    Check the classifieds top of the page here, or PM me and I'll see what I have. 48D
  11. Spring under axle rear b2b

    I want my truck to go faster and faster......so lower works for me. My feeling about these old dodge trucks...ANY truck saved by someone who wants to drive it, no matter how its set up, is better than a truck lost to the crusher. That's why I save every truck I can. 48D
  12. New 1950 dodge Truck to me

    Look under the cab by the foot board (lay on your back). You'll see the bolt holding the cab if its still there. If the previous owner did something different, I'd have to believe it would still be in the same location. The bushings for the cab are on either side of the mounting perch, which is connected to the frame. The cab needs to be elevated to remove the bushings, so if you are going to do this, you might be putting some work into that modified floorboard. 48D
  13. Dual horns

    I have a set (pair?) ...have yet to wire them up. I'm not sure I've even heard what they sound like. Anybody wanna youtube that??? 48D
  14. Photos of my B2B 4th try

    I like it! Welcome to the forum! 48D
  15. What would you do??

    DANG! Nice work Joe!!! 48D
  16. The 3/4 Question . . .

    To many projects to micro organize......my wrenches/tools have multiple homes all under my shop's roof. So in a way......they are exactly where they belong, and since Its my domain, 9 times outta 10....I know where the dang stuff is! 48D p.s. Most popular wrench? my hammer.
  17. Hurricane Harvey - What a mess!

    Sorry my friend,...... Its always so different when its your own stuff and life involved..... 48D
  18. Knee day

    You'll love it...no more stabbing pins in the knee! I tipped a pint for ya today...hope it helped! 48D
  19. So this is what being fired feels like

    You're an amazing friend Mark. I hope I can help somehow, make a difference for you like you've done for me. Just remember to keep your friends involved, its hard for some of us to pick the right moment,.... you know, to seriously reach out and make a difference. Tim aka 48Dodger
  20. Congratulations Keven

    Great to hear you're back in the game Kev!! The fuel system is easy...it goes from the gas tank to the fuel pump, from the pump to the carb, and then into the cylinders.......:D Miss you bud! 48D
  21. This is it Man.....MAY 6TH 2017 - International Work On Your Truck Day #6!!!! Get your wrenches out ....the good weather is coming.....time to make it roll without the nieghbors pushin it! Power to the toolbox! Its a day we all make all stand together as one, and show everyone, that: "We love our old Trucks!!!!!!!!" The Five Rules: 1. Work on your truck....looking at it counts, writing "wash me' on it counts, washing, dusting it, kicking the rubber ALL counts! a. Ordering parts count! b. Waiting by the mailbox for your part counts. 2. Report what you did....and be honest, cuz its all good. 3. Post a picture of what you did....again, fresh finger prints count. 4. Explain what inspires you the most about your truck, how you got it....it was your dad's, it was your uncle's, brother's, you found it, Brent stole it for you, Mark molded one piece at a time for you, Merle made you build one, you won it in a badminton game with Tim Adams and Don Coatney, you read ED's thread and got super inspired.......found it in a barn or whatever...lol. 5. Try to share your days experience and pictures as soon as you can.....!!! Good luck everyone!!!!! Here comes Saturday!!! Tim aka 48Dodger
  22. Check the rules again.....you guys are covered! lol 48D
  23. Forgot the final pictures of the install....many thanks to my better half for the assist....lol 48D
  24. Wow, what a day in Clements!!! My wife is an inspiration, she is never to proud to try something new. Today on "INTERNATIONL WORK ON YOUR TRUCK DAY", she jumped in and helped me hang the bumper on "THE BRICK". Damn, what a woman! Charged the 1949 COE's battery steering wheel installed on B1BQ (finally) Rear bumper on the The Brick aka Wedding Truck 48 "lucky" D
  25. I'll be installing a factory correct used rear bumper on "The Brick"....I plan on doing a complete teardown this year, so this will be a fit-up really. Definitely will have a few pictures to share. 48D
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