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M4wdFab

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #30 on: July 13, 2018, 10:56:39 PM »
2 new vent windows and 2 rear windows installed. 

1/2 rack of ribs on the shop grill killed progress earlier tonight lol 

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #31 on: July 15, 2018, 01:57:16 AM »
all door latches freed up and windows work, door lock key works.  first real shop lot test drive now that it has a gas pedal and shift lever in cab. 

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #32 on: July 15, 2018, 11:18:54 PM »
99% wired, tail lights need rear hook up after bed installed. 

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #33 on: July 16, 2018, 11:38:50 PM »
much beer later this got dropped on and then flipped around.  tomorrow will be lift the truck up and spec out some mounts. 

all under hood and under dash wiring tied up and good to go minus mounting the E250 cluster behind the glove box. 

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #34 on: July 17, 2018, 12:19:47 AM »
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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #35 on: July 17, 2018, 12:23:20 AM »
430$ windshield ordered.  hopefully i don't get in trouble for sending it to the delphi dock lol 

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #36 on: July 17, 2018, 11:47:32 PM »
windsheild source canceled, no stock as listed. 

bed mounted tonight, put stickers on, drove it home. 

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #37 on: July 18, 2018, 10:52:17 PM »
rear bumper with frame extensions fabricated, rear lights and wiring complete.  ready for some real miles now. 



short list:

mount front bumper
mount running boards
secure cluster under dash
new wiper blades on the way
interior floor stall mat fit and install
spare tire mount adjustment and mount on bedside
front windshield install
rear view mirror install
install hitch receiver tube in rear bumper

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #38 on: July 19, 2018, 07:20:03 AM »
this thing rips.  suprised its less HP than chevy.  must not have moron trans protector tune like the Chevy has.  super fun to drive.  suspected limp issue i think is not there.  it runs right up shifts hard and has a pretty comfortable ride. 



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2011 E250
FUEL
Fuel tank capacity   33.0 Gal.
EPA mileage estimates   13 City / 17 Hwy
PERFORMANCE
Base engine size   4.6 Liters
Base engine type   V-8
Horsepower   225 Hp
Horsepower rpm   4,800
Torque   286 Lb-Ft.
Torque rpm   3,500
Payload   3,610 Lbs.
Maximum towing capacity   6,000 Lbs.
Drive type   Rear-Wheel
Turning radius   24.3 ''

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Re: 1950 International shop rod 1.0
« Reply #39 on: Today at 07:49:35 AM »

short list:

mount front bumper
mount running boards
secure cluster under dash
new wiper blades on the way
interior floor stall mat fit and install
spare tire mount adjustment and mount on bedside
front windshield install
rear view mirror install
install hitch receiver tube in rear bumper