Recent content by DawGoneIt

  1. DawGoneIt

    Greaseable polyurethane sway bar bushings

    I appreciate the speed in which these bushings got to me. I attached a photo of what one of old bushings off of my projects LMTV look like compared to the new ones. I plan on installing the zerk grease fittings that came with the bushings as well. They look great! Thanks Guido!
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    What have you done to your FMTV or LMTV today

    Started hauling spring chinook salmon adults from the Lyle Adult Trap on the lower Klickitat River to the hatchery 40 miles upriver. Tank is 500 gallons and can handle up to 35 live adult salmon safely.
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    Mounting a snow plow on a LMTV 1078 First Post

    We used the plow with a cement block chained on the bed last winter. Worked great, especially on the triple switchback road down to the hatchery, steepest decline is at 22%. We've had a Henderson sand spreader at the site for 7 years (came from Fairchild AFB as excess property), and just...
  4. DawGoneIt

    Civilian Headlight and Keyed Ignition Switches for FMTV/LMTV - Looking for Input

    I'm interested. PM me. thanks, Jason
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    Plowing snow this week

    I gotta ad quotes....our plow is a Fisher 8' HD, made for the HWMMV. We added Snow Dogg 1' wings to each side taking the plow width to 10'.
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    Plowing snow this week

    that is a good idea. i can put bed sides on it and give that a whirl. Just need another blast of snow though
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    Plowing snow this week

    Nice plow! You look like you get a good 10' wide bite of snow!
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    Plowing snow this week

    First day of plowing yesterday and already racked up a booboo. Chain length on passenger rear wheel caught the collar bolt on the air chamber spinning it plus 90 degree to the rear, snapping three air fittings. Learning curve again this year on excess chain length on tire chains. We haven't put...
  9. DawGoneIt

    Mounting a snow plow on a LMTV 1078 First Post

    This phase of the plow LMTV is completed. Crossing mts between Yakima Valley and Klickitat River, stopped to take a few photos. My buddy Milo from Milo's Body Shop wired the lights and controls, and bolted wings to both ends of the plow. Wings are Snow-Dogg (?) attachments that matched up well...
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    Mounting a snow plow on a LMTV 1078 First Post

    We have a surplus older sand/salt spreader from the AFB in Spokane years ago that will get chained down on the bed. The spreader is another project to get running, but as weight its good enough. We will run chains on all tires as there are several steep grades to keep clear of snow...
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    Mounting a snow plow on a LMTV 1078 First Post

    Pretty much. We have to back burner completing the wiring for a week or so.
  12. DawGoneIt

    Mounting a snow plow on a LMTV 1078 First Post

    Sub-frame mount completed. On to wiring harness next.
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