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Old 01-12-2014, 06:41 PM   #376
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The 440cid in it mysteriously stayed with me though.
Hmm! Bet that was fun to get out.
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Old 01-12-2014, 08:14 PM   #377
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It's a yellow and white box van. Thought you might like it.
Not sure if it crosses a line regarding ins and regi, in your state?
I could bring the whole family in that!

To bad it wouldn't fit in the driveway.....
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Old 01-12-2014, 08:20 PM   #378
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Hmm! Bet that was fun to get out.
Yeah. I didn't have enough head room in my garage to lift it out. Ended up taking the front end of van off. With a grinder.
I took it out with the trans, too.
The rest of the van had pretty much rotted away. I bet 20% of the sheet metal was gone. Sure made it fast, though. It was only an E-block but it still wasted mustangs on the street.

I just noticed the turbines on the yamahauler. I have mine stacked in corner of garage, right in front of the 440.
I miss my old cargo vans. They were/are my favorite type of vehicle. Unfortunately the other half isn't so keen on them.
I'm having a good time with my cube van so I can't complain too much.
I'm excited to see the upcoming project.
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Old 01-12-2014, 08:23 PM   #379
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I could bring the whole family in that!

To bad it wouldn't fit in the driveway.....
Hmm, the whole family?
You're looking for a 4 door?

That'll be my next one as well.
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Old 01-14-2014, 10:56 AM   #380
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With much trepidation I listed it for sale, took me a few days to do it

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Old 01-14-2014, 07:33 PM   #381
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This rig is made for the ultimate selfish bastard and his son. Just finished the whole report, your amazing.
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Old 01-14-2014, 09:03 PM   #382
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This rig is made for the ultimate selfish bastard and his son. Just finished the whole report, your amazing.
+1 excellent build can't wait to see the new build
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Old 01-14-2014, 09:39 PM   #383
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I could bring the whole family in that!

To bad it wouldn't fit in the driveway.....
Yeah- like to see the look on your wife's face when you start backing that in!

BEEP- BEEP- BEEP- BEEP
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Old 01-15-2014, 08:22 AM   #384
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I've always wanted to reprogram those back up alarms so they played the riff from "Ironman" by Sabbath.
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Old 01-15-2014, 04:20 PM   #385
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"This rig is made for the ultimate selfish bastard and his son."

I will take that as the highest compliment


"Yeah- like to see the look on your wife's face when you start backing that in!

BEEP- BEEP- BEEP- BEEP "


After 30 yrs married she has come to accept what comes in the driveway or garage...took awhile though!

I at one point had a 5th wheel camper that I had bought at a RV dealer, it was in this huge field and although seemed big I had no idea how big until I tried to back it into my driveway....didn't fit! I was able to get it in after some landscape improvements though
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Old 01-19-2014, 10:31 AM   #386
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This thread was a great read, thanks for posting so much good info ! Looking forward to your next project.
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Old 01-19-2014, 10:49 AM   #387
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Just finished reading the thread myself, nice job!
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