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Kevin Helton
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Rivets
I was looking for some thing else at my local small town convenience/hardware/plumbing/grocery/gas station store. ( I live in a town of 600 people ). They have about everything for a quick fix. So I look on a dusty old shelf and see some rivets laying there...
Rivets
Rivets
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brake shoes
I took my brake shoes to a local company to have them relined. They quoted me a price that matched several other people I have talked to on having them relined. So when they get done pending no other problems I should be able to put the rear and front compl...
brake shoes
brake shoes
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Evapo-rust
Evapo-rust nuts and bolts. and sorting.
Evapo-rust
Evapo-rust
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Sorting and cleaning nuts and bolts is the most tedious and unsatisfying thing I have ever done. The only highlight to it all was using Evap-o-rust for the first time. I will say I was thrilled by the results. It cleaned the wheel bolts and locks really wel...
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Simple as Dirt
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too busy!
I have been too busy with family lately to get much on the truck done. Basically I took a year off.  I have been doing a few little things. Mostly looking for extra parts for the truck. Anything I can find that I might need later like a extra water pump reb...
too busy!
too busy!
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weld, grind, repeat.
I know how dangerous split rims can be, so I have talked to at least a dozen people experienced with split rims. This is how I am fixing the little pin holes and low spots. The good thing is the rims are not as bad as I thought. The lock rings and the rim s...
weld, grind, repeat.
weld, grind, repeat.
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still moving along.
So what else better to do with my kids besides put them to work, and they fought who got to clean the wheel first. They did a good job. they had fun removing grease before sandblasting. I have been a bit busy so I took the rims and wheels to Owens sandblast...
still moving along.
still moving along.
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back to work.
I got back to work on the truck this week. I definitely have a renewed vigor. The ATHS show made me definitely want to bring it to Kentucky in June next year. I started buy putting the carrier bearing back together. Worked out a couple side plates I had bou...
back to work.
back to work.
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 I got to go to the ATHS truck show in Des Moines, Iowa and it was great.
I only wish there were more older trucks. There were several rare
trucks. I was in a hurry trying to get threw it all so I just snapped
along the way, so I didn't get all the info ...
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ATHS I can't say enough is such a great organization. They put on one heck of a truck show. I believe the final count was 1297 total trucks 25years and older at the show! I had a great time I didn't get to meet or talk to very many people. I fell down on my...
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