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Betty Boop now has a new red dress
#564068 Tue Aug 11 2009 04:30 PM
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It's been a while since my last post. I picked Betty up at the body shop yesterday, but forgot my camara. I'll post new pics. later in the week. There are some newer ones there now but none of completed job.
I am now in need of new shoes that match her new red dress. She is sporting 15 inch 6 lug rims and I have been told her feet should be larger than that at 16 inch. Can anyone verify?


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Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
Toyvo #564072 Tue Aug 11 2009 04:49 PM
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I'm kinda new here, but let me be the first to say Betty is a good lookin gal.


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Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
FriedGreenTmater #564079 Tue Aug 11 2009 05:23 PM
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She has been fun BUUUUUT what am I gonna do now? I might have to go inside a be nice to Mrs. Toyvo or somthing!!


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Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
Toyvo #564169 Tue Aug 11 2009 11:13 PM
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So what about them shoes guys? 41 1/2 ton, will it have 15 or 16 inch rims? Betty is sporting 15's now but I have a line on 5- 16" rims for a trade.


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Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
Toyvo #564198 Wed Aug 12 2009 01:11 AM
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16" rims were standard but 15" were optional.

Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
kingisomer #564324 Wed Aug 12 2009 12:18 PM
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I do not know about the tires but the truck is great LOOKING , I just got My cab back on the frame and took it to the painter .

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Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
Pete52 #564378 Wed Aug 12 2009 04:44 PM
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I have 16s on mine with some tall radials. Makes for a smooth ride.

George

Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
46forme #564475 Wed Aug 12 2009 09:39 PM
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Thanks guy's I knew I could count on ya'll. The trade is for my 4 rims and tires for his 5 16" rims. I pick them up today and already ordered the tires and tubes. Betty said Poo,Poo,Pee,Doo.


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Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
Toyvo #564708 Thu Aug 13 2009 04:36 PM
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Wow. Simply stunning! Very good job. Hope mine looks as good!

Re: Betty Boop now has a new red dress
46 HalfTon #564782 Thu Aug 13 2009 10:22 PM
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Also note that 16" with tall tires will give you a bit more speed at a given RPM, an added bonus.


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