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1970 c60 lafrance
#1428794 Mon Nov 01 2021 07:52 PM
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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428821 Mon Nov 01 2021 11:04 PM
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is this yours? Please say something about it.


Mike

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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428829 Mon Nov 01 2021 11:24 PM
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it is mine came from local fire dept has 22k miles 366 5sp with 2sp rear

Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428830 Mon Nov 01 2021 11:33 PM
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sweet! What are your plans for it?


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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428852 Tue Nov 02 2021 01:07 AM
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just bought it to get the sheet metal just havnt had the heart to take it apart yet

Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428857 Tue Nov 02 2021 01:51 AM
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Is it an Air Brake truck or Hydraulic? Does everything work?

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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428867 Tue Nov 02 2021 02:53 AM
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Dill68, we have quite a few firetruck guys here....like Mike B about and don't forget Don (2-ton)


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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428868 Tue Nov 02 2021 02:57 AM
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hyrdalic brakes runs and drives one the fireman i know said all works and would show me how to run pumps if i wanted him to

Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1428975 Tue Nov 02 2021 06:32 PM
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What are your plans for the "sheet metal"? Tell us about your project...

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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1429135 Thu Nov 04 2021 02:30 AM
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[img]https://www.stovebolt.com/ubbthread...6497/filename/IMG_20211027_164908856.jpg[/img] thinking about using sheet metal and running gear in dump truck

Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1429137 Thu Nov 04 2021 03:04 AM
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Might be easier to shorten the fire engine frame and transfer the dump bed onto that chassis.

The dump truck has the Firestone RH-5 rims...not good.

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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1429144 Thu Nov 04 2021 04:47 AM
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I Agree
Lot more truck than what your trying to save.
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Re: 1970 c60 lafrance
dill68 #1429156 Thu Nov 04 2021 11:50 AM
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I wonder if you could find a dump body that fits the existing C60 frame?


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