re-read that.... i said about 800 pounds lighter.
weight of a cummins - Dodge Cummins Diesel Forum
fat fingered that one on the phone... my truck has the 53 block, 145k on it, beat the dog piss...
you can put a p-pump from a 12v on a 24v making it all mechanical.
watch out for the 54 blocks on the 24v. prone to cracking.
also, the 5.9 weighs a significant amount less then the multi. ~800lbs lighter.
Was pondering this idea a while ago. I had thought about possibly using Heim's.
Didnt search very hard, but i think the possibilities of finding one that was large enough isnt very great or cost effective. But like i said, didnt look very far.
Another idea i had was using a Bulldog coupler...
look a little farther down page... also recomend looking around this site some more, very cool. Came across it looking for diesel fuel tanks :cookoo:
The great tank & truck graveyard of Asmara, Eritrea
Picked mine up for $1500 from a private owner. He used it as a septic truck. Has no bed on it. Does have a winch that works but needs a new cable.
It was located about 45mins away, pulled it home with my Cummins on a gooseneck trailer.
I have since put about another $1500 in it. Picked up an...
I was searching around for some other alternatives, been into the whole off roading scene since i was able to drive. The heim joints came into mind first.
I have 8 of these Ballistic Joints on the control arms of my '99 2500 Ram Cummins (4 control arms, one on each end)
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