70 Custom--It's HOME

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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby 67mann » Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:37 am

:D Well not to worse for wear (4yrs of storage)
So I've got some clean up and re-thinking on my motor
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Northern tool only sent half the wheel dollies :roll: :cuss: so moving it around sucks
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Had to put the floor jack under the pumkin(the kid not me) and give 'er shove with the JD to get it off to the side. Notice all the boxes I have to go through :hmm: plus this stuff to organize
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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby cdnwillyg » Sat Dec 16, 2017 9:23 am

Well good on you to get her home and inside to at least plan your attack. :clap: I noticed you seem to be a little short on parts looking at the stock pile or is there more? :hmm:
Just remember to take it easy until you're are better! :thup:
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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby basketcase0302 » Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:42 pm

Also glad to see you finally brought her home buddy. I know it's been a very...long haul from the day I saw you dig the footing to this point!
I pray the rats nest i see on the intake didn't spread elsewhere in the truck!
I remember when I first brought BC #16 home and she had rats under the seat nested! :eek:
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Re: 70 Custom--THE NEW SHOP

Postby Lone Ranger » Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:08 pm

67mann wrote::( not a good one :doh: I fell of a roof at my job last week. Although the outcome is way better than the other could have been. I will be in a Halo for the next 3 months
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I dodge a bullet that day and I'm very thankful to be in the condition that I'm in. I landed on my forehead and fractured the 2nd vertebrae in my neck.
So everything is on hold for awhile


How are things? Sorry to hear about your fall- don't know how I missed it on here. Hope you heal up quick, just take it easy. Sounds like you were lucky- guys have gotten hurt a lot worse from a lot less.
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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby crazyhorse » Sat Dec 16, 2017 11:23 pm

Mr Mann, I am sorry to hear/see you were injured.
I thank The Lord it was not worse.

Take care , that truck will wait on you.

I like your truck & that green machine too.

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Re: 70 Custom--THE NEW SHOP

Postby 67mann » Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:31 am

Lone Ranger wrote:
67mann wrote::( not a good one :doh: I fell of a roof at my job last week. Although the outcome is way better than the other could have been. I will be in a Halo for the next 3 months
https://vault.myvzw.com/webcs/app/share ... GYvMATMRCI
I dodge a bullet that day and I'm very thankful to be in the condition that I'm in. I landed on my forehead and fractured the 2nd vertebrae in my neck.
So everything is on hold for awhile


How are things? Sorry to hear about your fall- don't know how I missed it on here. Hope you heal up quick, just take it easy. Sounds like you were lucky- guys have gotten hurt a lot worse from a lot less.



:oops!: I meant to reply awhile ago....UPDATE, last visit to the Doc's(12/27)office was good...X-rays look good and they knocked off a cpl weeks. So this damn thing comes off the 30th and into a soft shell and PT :woohoo: This site helps to pass the time although I wish the arses would have left the damn pictures alone. Love watching all the projects going on..... :clap: lot of talented people
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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby popeyes71 » Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:46 am

Sounds like your making some good progress; glad your doing better!
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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby basketcase0302 » Fri Jan 19, 2018 8:00 pm

That's good news Jerry.
Still in my prayers my friend. :pray:

Could not agree more about the pictures-surely by now they've felt the burn of how bad it is to shoot yourself in the foot LOL! :wink:
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SOLD-71 F-350 dually flatbed, 302 / .030 over V-8 with a "baby"C-6, B & M truckshifter, Dana70/4.11 ratio, intermittent wipers, tilt steering, full LED lighting on the flat bed, and no stereo yet (this way I can hear the rattles to diagnose)! SOLD!
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Re: 70 Custom--It's HOME

Postby 67mann » Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:50 am

Thx Jeff got some even better New yesterday :woohoo: First I hate to admit to having a few screws loose but, I did and it concerned the Doc. So yesterday I went back for a tighten up(mind you there's only 11 days left for take off)on my crown. Low and Behold the jailer let me loose https://www.dropbox.com/s/0y07vz0abvfoh ... 4.jpg?dl=0
So this is the norm for the next 4wks and then a different brace and PT 8) :rock:
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