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Forgotten66

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project next.. the replacement....
« on: December 07, 2016, 06:14:33 PM »
well  sense the blue an white a model got totaled out..  its been completely cut up an parted out..   still have some parts left but nothing major....

i have also sold the 79 359 i had, and sold that for cash and an a airliner cutoff for the new a model...


i found this hiding in a garage in nj.. been inside for close to like 15yrs or so...   its a texas truck.. never seen snow or salt...   1980 short hood..  big cam 2 400...  5x4... aluminum frame..  sitting on 236'' wb.. with 4.33 walking beam suspension... 

i have a set of 3.58 hubpilot airliner that im going to put under the truck..  also has a 36'' coffin bunk with a rear window.. trucks been inside the heated garage for years...  the guy i bought it off of did a TON of work..  i have a ton of brand new OEM parts for it.. that have never been installed.. its amazing what this gentleman had...

but yeah this is the next project..... 








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project next.. the replacement....
« on: December 07, 2016, 06:14:33 PM »

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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2016, 03:38:22 PM »
  Are you going to keep us updated?, and good luck.......
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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2017, 05:03:05 PM »
putting the sleeper back together









brand new vents


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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2017, 05:06:14 PM »


the new suspension..  airliner.. 3.58 ratio


bye bye spring ride



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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2017, 12:11:03 AM »
Nice, looking forward to following this build, I'm sure I'll enjoy
it as much, if not more, than the last.

carry on.  :)

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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2017, 09:51:29 AM »
full sleeper interior dynamat and foam insulation




new drive rims









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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2017, 09:58:50 AM »





roof cap time












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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2017, 11:19:29 PM »
Love the progress man, I really hope you have better luck with this one.

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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #8 on: February 22, 2017, 06:35:37 PM »
sleeper finished




two bees upholstery started my interior




tear down on the new suspension



new 30/30s, wheel seals, S-Cams & bushings





new shoes

and drums


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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #9 on: February 22, 2017, 08:04:02 PM »
Really looking good!
As impressive as the other W900 was, I can hardly imagine how this one will look.
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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #10 on: February 24, 2017, 09:55:54 PM »
Thanks for the update! I'm excited to see the progress. That upholstery for the interior looks great.

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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #11 on: February 25, 2017, 07:45:48 AM »
Thanks for taking the time to update us. Sure like the colour combo of the interior.

Get back to work ! :D

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Re: project next.. the replacement....
« Reply #12 on: March 07, 2017, 03:43:19 PM »
new brake cans, lines, s-cams, bushings, axle seals, races, bearings, hub cap, shocks, tierod ends and tie rod tube...









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