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    Steel Soldiers MV of the month November 2020

    WOW ! This months candidates are ALL WINNERS in my opinion. The choice was a difficult call (but thankfully we avoided escalation to the Supreme Court) and my twitchin' votin' finger has finally spasmed on one selection. May the best MV win! Thanks to ALL who submitted nominations.
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    Weird M939 20 foot bed... Insulated/shielded?

    Very interesting. I'll be checking a couple of trucks nearby to see what beds they carry.
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    Hello from Key Biscayne

    Welcome aboard :grin: Find a bunk, stow your gear, and prepare to get underway :driver: John SS Chaplain San Angelo, Texas, USA
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    DUKW wheels and tires

    Thanks for that bit of info.
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    guesses on handling characteristics in ice, snow, normal alaska road conditions...

    EXCELLENT ! Thanks of the update! Happy Trails!
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    guesses on handling characteristics in ice, snow, normal alaska road conditions...

    I don't see mention of your engine RPM at your seemingly estimated speeds. It is presumed that your speeds were not from your now-uncalibrated-speedometer, without compensation for the considerably larger tires. Are the speeds noted from "visual guesstimations" of your ground-speed? If so...
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    M718A1 Project

    Ah, yes. We love our furry faithful assistants. Our canine herd is down to just two. We have our 10 year old "granddog" Einstein, a Yorkie. And Hound Dog, a 14+ year old (now 101 in dog-years) Redbone Coon Hound who is the "Daddy's dog" who follows me EVERYWHERE. I practically cannot go to...
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    Pics of members rides in their parades

    :driver: :grd::goodjob::driver:
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    Branch of service affects value?

    Simple answer: It's all about "What a willing buyer will pay a willing seller." If the branch of service is important to the buyer, then the price he/she might pay will presumably be higher. If the branch of service matters not, then it is NOT a game changer. Some might argue that the branch...
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    Hmmm..do you like low flying aircraft?....then here ya go!

    Thanks! That's music to our ears !
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    M718A1 Project

    LQQkin' good! And it looks like the canine in the last pic is enjoying the shop-life, too. Thanks for sharing your progress. John
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    Having a 5 ton wrecker is handy

    SALUTE & APPLAUSE ! ! !
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    Steel Soldiers MV of the month November 2020

    She liked that. Thanks.
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    Hello from Virginia

    Welcome aboard :grin: Find a bunk, stow your gear, and prepare to get underway :driver:
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    Hello from Pennsylvania

    Small world, isn't it. Funny thing.... I also learned to drive there. First street legal vehicle was a WWII Jeep with a snow plow on the front - although I was too young for a license yet. We did the sidewalks along the main street (Kearny Avenue) with it, while the Jeep J-10 plowed the...
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