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    What have you done to your 5 ton this week?

    The screw where the blade attaches to the arm can be loosened and the round washer looking thing is a grooved 2 piece. You can index the wiper blade to whatever position you need to set the proper angle. Pretty easy, just look close and you’ll see what I am talking about.
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    What have you done to your 5 ton this week?

    Looks like it came out well. I am a little OCD about aligning my wipers to get a better look. Actually wipes the windshield for a better view in the rain. Easy to adjust and I think has a better look and not getting in the way when in the park (off) position.
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    What have you done to your 5 ton this week?

    Finally got my spot lights on the truck. Control box is built up as I didn’t have the original military unit. It is attached with wiring and movable so I can control while sitting in the seat. Can’t get the video to load to show operation but they are bright, love the 360 degrees rotation and...
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    Granite State Iron Cavalry Poker Run June 06, 2020

    GSIC is hosting a poker run around Lake Winnipesaukee, NH on June 06,2020. See the GSIC Facebook page for more details.
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    Maine rally 2015

    Granite State Iron Cavalry is putting together a MV poker run around Lake Winnipesaukee, NH on June 6th And all MVs are welcome. Most details are getting ironed out and looks to be a great time. Let me know if you want more info.
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    Steel Soldiers MV of the month 2020 - January VOTE HERE!

    Nice bunch of trucks. Also waiting for a little more campaigning but my choice may already be made.
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    What have you done to your 5 ton this week?

    Another dog bone replacement. This one was the upper rear. Aft end came out pretty easy but the front fought me for a couple of days. Got the old one out this morning In 17 degree weather and in a gravel driveway! New one went it pretty easy. Got a couple of new ones awhile back as surplus...
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    Steel Soldiers MV of the month 2019 - December VOTE HERE!

    Thanks 8madjack. She has been a labor of love and lots of fun. More work to come in her. Need to clean up the frame and under the bed this spring.
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    M105A2 little nub in gate and front of tub

    The nub is where the center support for the forward and aft racks sit against. Don't have a photo and not close by mine. Should be able to see in some stock photos.
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