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Beautiful 47 3800 eBay
#1349495 Tue Mar 10 2020 09:11 PM
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Frank50 Offline OP
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Spring, Texas. Love it, but am I the only one who “hates” to see a customized/ modernized truck called a restoration? Looks like a 230 or 250 engine. Which is a good choice. A/C, power disc brakes, etc. Nice!

Maybe I just have sour grapes since I can’t buy it. 😎

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Re: Beautiful 47 3800 eBay
Frank50 #1356723 Thu Apr 23 2020 01:03 PM
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Yep your the only one … all good choices on this truck.

1954 4400

1954 3800

Jim D.

'54 Chevy 3800 Dump........New Truck!
'54 Chevy 4400 flatbed/dump
'99 Benz 300TD daily driver
'85 Benz 190d ...I'm keeping it, almost as simple as a Stovebolt
Re: Beautiful 47 3800 eBay
Frank50 #1356916 Fri Apr 24 2020 04:43 PM
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I thought it looked familiar.
"Restored by Dave Chapman of Houston Texas"
He a offered disc brake kit for these 8 lug trucks until his passing.

1951 GMC 250 in the Project Journals []
1948 Chevrolet 6400 [] - Detroit Diesel 4-53T - Roadranger 10 speed overdrive - 4 wheel disc brakes
1952 Chevrolet 3800 pickup []
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