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    VIN Number?

    Which number would be considered the VIN? 1968 M35A2 W/W Thanks
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    Jeeps and others after WW2 pics

    More, Livorno Italy 1947, Life Magazine Archives, Alfred Eisenstaedt - Photographer; Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Jeeps and others after WW2 pics

    Few more "Seeps"; Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Jeeps and others after WW2 pics

    Few more, amphibious Jeep / Seeps in overseas civilian use in 1947, "Nice" France maybe? again pictures courtesy of Life Magazine archives; Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Jeeps and others after WW2 pics

    Too many tires in Okinawa? No problem, build a furnace, hire locals to burn them, all these and above courtesy of the Life Magazine Archives; Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Jeeps and others after WW2 pics

    Okinawa Jeep stockpiles in 1949; Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Jeeps and others after WW2 pics

    Jeeps and other vehicles stockpiled in Japan after WW2, I doubt any of these made it back to the states; Others; Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Deuce Transmission

    We have switched these out several times. And have gotten good at rebuilding them ourselves. We got the tranny parts at Boyce Equipment.
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    m1078 conversion to brush fire truck

    Just to clarify; the LMTV is the 4x4, the FMTV is the 6x6 model of these trucks. A sister Fire Dept just got a LMTV to turn into a Brush Truck. They also got a 800-Gallon stainless steel tank that I feel will be way too big for the truck. We have a LMTV as well, but we are going to convert our...
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    M10 tank out of control over a bank

    I thought the British did sone other mods too, only 1000 or so built/converted.
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    M10 tank out of control over a bank

    Isn't this "replica" of an Achilles with the QF 17 Pdr gun?
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    Fire department hmmwv

    This past week we picked up a 1990 2-door HMMWV at the Texas Facilities Yard. Drives good, our guys drove it from San Antonio to our station, a 3 hour drive. We plan on turning it into a "light" brush truck, with a small water tank and pump. Our mechanic chose this one based on the...
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    HMMWV for Texas FDs

    Just passing along some information. If you are a Texas FD, VFD, county or City agency, LEO, etc. And you get a HMMWV from the Texas Facility Commission Yards/DRMO in San Antonio or Fort Worth, you can get them titled in Texas for the road. We've been thinking of getting one for a "light"...
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    Prices finally dropping.. phew!

    The DRMO / Texas Facilities Commission yards in San Antonio and DFW have a lot of them now. Some of our members have been clamoring for one for years now, we even put in a request with the Texas Forest Service for one to no avail years back; a two door model for a light brush truck? Some of...
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    Email from Texas Facilities Commission 081314

    Got this email this afternoon at 16:08 Central Time, unsure how this will affect sales to the public though, but for govt agencies / FD's / VFD's / LE / etc, this is good news: MESSAGE FROM SURPLUS PROPERTY DIRECTOR: Great news, I am going to make this very short. We just got official word...
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