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    Default Does this sweet M813A1 RV belong to a member?

    A friend sent me this random photo and I want to find out more about the truck. It looks like the real deal and not photoshop.

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    Definitely cool!!
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    Very Cool! Looks like it's straight out of Mad Max!
    1972 M35A2C W/W, 1986 M105A2, 1953 M38A1, S250 Shelter. "He was old and wise, which meant tired and disappointed" T.E. Lawrence

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    Front spindle bolts and king pins screaming for mercy on that one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NDT View Post
    Front spindle bolts and king pins screaming for mercy on that one.
    I was thinking the same thing. I'm guessing it's turbo'd given the large hood scoop and passenger side air cleaner and with the US flag on it I'm wondering if it has ever been on US roads - that would be a wide load for sure.

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    The truck is in Las Cruces, NM. I pass by it almost everyday and I can tell you for sure it’s not photoshop. It’s one mean looking truck for sure!

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    I have seen that truck in person in Las Cruces too, very interesting truck.
    1965 Kaiser M35a2C w/w whistler on 395's


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    19?? AMG M109a3 (parts truck/ all gone)
    1985 AMG M923a1 (sold)
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    Have either of you quizzed the owner on what all they've done to the truck?
    This is fun that people personally know of this truck...

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    I never met the owner, the truck is always just there and never seems to move. It has been a few years since I lived there though.
    1965 Kaiser M35a2C w/w whistler on 395's


    1954 REO M35a2 (sold)
    1971 AMG M35a2 (sold)
    1972 AMG M35a2C w/whistler on 395's- (sold)
    1972 AMG M35a2C (sold)
    1972 AMG M35a2 (sold)
    19?? AMG M109a3 (parts truck/ all gone)
    1985 AMG M923a1 (sold)
    1990 BMY M923a2 (sold)
    19?? M105A2 (sold)
    19?? M105a2 (sold)
    7-M101A2 (all sold)

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    Check out how far the rear budd wheels are. Do you think it has the hubs flipped and is still dualled?

    Rick

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