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Old 02-07-2015, 11:28 PM
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Not a dent, but still pretty nice! Looks pretty original.
It's got many dents Doug...


Was actually a Mt Saint Helens truck. My grandpa got it after the ash toasted the original engine...
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How close to St Helens was it? My aunt ruined an engine from ash fallout in CDA, ID.
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It was in southern WA at the time. He picked it up when he was living in Moses Lake...
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Fantastic find! I'm looking forward to seeing updates.

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Discovered today that wheel cylinder kits are pretty much non existent anymore so I picked up a new pair... Not sure I'll have time to get the brakes done today though...
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What year, Eric, and is that a F250? And 2WD?
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National Parts Depot has a pretty decent selection of repair kits for both front and rear.

https://www.npdlink.com/store/catalo...s-50107-1.html
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Yeah, '68 Camper Special.

I picked up two new wheel cylinders for under $20.
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Wheel cylinders are cheap these days. I was pleasantly surprised last time I had to buy one
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Wheel cylinders are cheap these days. I was pleasantly surprised last time I had to buy one
Same here. Last time I got this deep into brakes it was a fraction of the cost to rebuild the cylinders as to buying new ones, and that was on my '70.
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