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JH Proffit
#1263060 Thu Apr 19 2018 03:41 PM
Joined: Sep 2002
Posts: 153
Shop Shark
I saw that Jim Proffit, AKA J.H. Profitt on this site, passed away about two weeks ago...Some of you old time members from the 2000-20005 may remember him...He had a 39? GMC with a 302....

Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1263061 Thu Apr 19 2018 04:05 PM
Joined: Sep 2001
Posts: 29,884
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RIP, Jim

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1954 3104 5-window pickup w/Hydra-Matic [] - part of the family for 15 years
Z-series (54/55) GMC 350 (2-ton) COE [] - now part of Dave's family
- If you have to stomp on your foot-pedal starter, either you, or your starter, or your engine, has a problem.
- The 216 and early 235 engine are not "splash oilers" - this is a splash oiler. []
Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1263069 Thu Apr 19 2018 05:37 PM
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 8,545
Grease Monkey, Moderator General Truck Talk & Greasy Spoon
Last post on was Feb 2005. RIP Jim.šŸ™šŸ»

Last edited by Justhorsenround; Sat Apr 21 2018 01:26 PM. Reason: Added info

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'47 Chevy 3100 5 Window (long term project)
ā€˜65 Chevy Biscayne 4dr 230 I-6 one owner (Iā€™m #2)
ā€˜39 Dodge Businessmans Coupe

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Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1263079 Thu Apr 19 2018 06:51 PM
Joined: Dec 2001
Posts: 15,086
yes, I do remember the name. Thanks for posting and rest well our Stovebolt buddy.

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Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1263153 Fri Apr 20 2018 06:30 PM
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 3,588
Moderator - The Electrical Bay and Rocky Mountain Bolters

Another quality post.

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Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1263203 Sat Apr 21 2018 06:52 AM
Joined: Feb 2001
Posts: 1,089
Shop Shark
Jims last post was on 30th March this year , on the Hamb .

Sad to see him gone .

Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1263247 Sun Apr 22 2018 12:06 AM
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 12,860
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Moved over to the Passing Lane

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Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1276135 Mon Aug 13 2018 09:46 PM
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 12
New Guy
This is very sad for me too read........R.I.P.. Jim......

Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1307578 Thu Apr 18 2019 03:43 PM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 394
Shop Shark
Sad indeed....wonder if he ever got a 12 port head...RIP

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Re: JH Proffit
Fast truck #1308936 Mon Apr 29 2019 03:56 PM
Joined: Aug 2014
Posts: 219
I have more zippers then a pair of cargo pants
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