Recent content by davidb56

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    jumping out of fifth gear

    Money is short everywhere now. Prices on building materials have increased 200% in the last 6 months, so I imagine other things like parts and food are also increasing. Going slow is still moving forward. Keep it up.
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    jumping out of fifth gear

    Thats odd........everyone seems to be getting their Military vehicles serviced and running all of a sudden. People are posting about bug out vehicles etc...I live remote, and no TV....Am I missing something other than a large rifle primer shortage?
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    Lock out hub damage - opinions

    Possibly the spindle nut and lock tab backed off allowing the axle to move outbound? You'll never know until you take a peek.
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    Which military truck is the most capable? Good survival vehicle?

    JD 4020 should fit. Local farm supply.
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    Which military truck is the most capable? Good survival vehicle?

    Hahahaha...your (mine too) 5mpg Deuce will run out of gas long before a 15mpg toyota will. Short wheel base, big tires, winch, and good gas milage is all you need for a bugout vehicle. But as I learned decades ago in a far away place....Be there to get there.....because traveling through...
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    Custom wheels - Problem, questions, help.

    Can you get a pair of single chains on the rear outside tires?
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    What did you do to your deuce this week?

    W Whoa there......I read that wrong! Had to put on my reading glasses. thats a "K" hahahahaha
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    MF in-tank pump for gasoline?

    prime it until the carb is full, then its primed. Carbs dont like high pressure fuel. you may force gas past the float/s and into the intake. But I guess since most trucks have a fire extinguisher, you'll be fine.
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    MF in-tank pump for gasoline?

    Either I, or both of you miss read his question. He has a Gasser Truck, with a Gas engine, and wants to use a Deuce internal tank Fuel Pump to prime/run the Carburated Gas engine, instead of the mechanical Gas engine fuel pump mounted on the block, or as a booster to it.
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    MF in-tank pump for gasoline?

    He doesn't have a multi fuel engine. He has a gasoline, carb engine. "gasser motor".
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    MF in-tank pump for gasoline?

    Probably produce too high of fuel pressure for a carburetor. A fuel regulator cost more than a in line electric fuel pump for gas. Summit Racing on line had both 12 and 24vdc pumps last year for about 45$. Old carbs prefer around 3-4 psi. even the new demon carbs are under 8psi.
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    M35A2 Low gear issue

    pretty sure all bearings cross reference to Japanese made ones.
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    M35A2 power steering options?

    True, but one broken brake line and..........
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    Major rust repair help/ideas.

    Copper plate works great for a removable backing plate too....if you can afford it.
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    Just spitballing...winching out your own deuce while alone.

    Back to the original post you made....Ive pulled tons of trees and logs out of the forest and had a couple of line breaks. If what you are pulling hits a stump, you only got a split second to back off. Theres no way I'd stand next to my winch while pulling in a hazardous area, or with a very...
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