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  1. Bob H

    Inquiry on "rating"

    Having owned multiple M880 series trucks & their civilian W200 cousins since 2004. I have learned quite a bit about these trucks. The M880 is a Dodge W200 all axles, springs, shocks etc. are standard Dodge W200 parts. The W200 has a 8000lb GVW, the curb weight of the empty truck is listed at...
  2. Bob H

    US Air Force lettering

    Old pic of a 1978 truck taken on an Air Base. color of truck is Strata Blue
  3. Bob H

    Show & Swap, Clare, MI August 12-14th

    http://general-jims.com/military-vehicle-show/
  4. Bob H

    is there a "FOR SALE" forum?

    Near the top of the page, click on "CLASSIFIEDS"
  5. Bob H

    Interesting find for M880 owners.

    Those hood cutouts are not on any of my M880 series trucks. However, my 1978 Air Force contract W400 has those cutouts. 78 was the last year for the birdbath hoods. As was mentioned above, it ain't nothing but a 76/77 W200 non egr due to the 8,000# gvw the factory payload of a W200 is 2500lbs...
  6. Bob H

    transmission tunnel cover

    Nothing at the moment.
  7. Bob H

    M1028 whats it worth?

    I got $6,000 cash in hand if you get it to me here in Michigan.
  8. Bob H

    fuel tank problems.

    replace, with that plastic any repair is only temporary, pretty sure 1975 through 1980 are the same.
  9. Bob H

    What have you Done To or With Your M880/890-series this week?

    Well, I started the M880 last week, it's been parked out side all winter. I looked out the kitchen window at the M884 plow truck w/bad trans, then peered a bit to the left & seen the parts truck M882. While in the garage working on my summer time civi pickup, I gazed out the window at my W400...
  10. Bob H

    Where to get Flywheel for 6.2 Cucv

    https://www.rockauto.com/en/catalog/chevrolet,1984,k5+blazer,6.2l+379cid+v8+diesel,1050589,transmission-automatic,flexplate,8608
  11. Bob H

    Steel Soldiers giveaway sponsored by hawkerbattery.com

    I'm all charged up to win this!
  12. Bob H

    Transmission Problems

    The trans fluid will heat up as the pump circulates the fluid wil the engine idles, trans fluid expands with heat, so at ambient temps a pint low is about right. I have had vehicles with TH400 transmissions for the last 40+ years. Once I thought I broke one, but it was the torque convertor...
  13. Bob H

    25th Annual Military Vehicle Show & Swap Meet 7-30 thru 8-1, Mid-Michigan

    Things I plan on bringing to swap/sell: Aluminum deuce boarding ladder $200 NOS M35A2 air filters $45 M35A2 -10 operators manual in canvas pouch $40 6 - 1100R20 Michilen XL's on 2-1/2 ton rims $600 for all or $150 ea 1 - M135 rim with a T-hawk 900-20 on it. $100 a set of rear drums from a M135...
  14. Bob H

    25th Annual Military Vehicle Show & Swap Meet 7-30 thru 8-1, Mid-Michigan

    25th Annual Military Vehicle Show & Swap Meet 30 July - 1 August, Clare, Michigan hosted by Great Lakes MVPA & General Jim's Surplus
  15. Bob H

    Clear Coat Over GCI 383 Green

    Heck just thin the 383 with 1/3rd Zylene. Gets pretty shiny that way. Other than that it is just an enamel, use the hardener then clear it.
  16. Bob H

    Plan to buy a 3D printer

    We will be getting into 3D printing this year. Just getting started on looking into the latest advancements. As with everything in manufacturing, selecting the right equipment for the intended results is important. Don't want to be jumping in & end up with obsolete technology a month down the...
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