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Old December 9th, 2018, 05:02 PM
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Default Re: '64 3/4 305V6 fleetside rebuild

Pics of some things in package sent to me by my uncle...
The personal notes are in my grandfather's hand, love the gas prices..15$ to fill the tank!

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Old December 9th, 2018, 09:36 PM
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Default Re: '64 3/4 305V6 fleetside rebuild

What is the charge for shipping the truck?
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Old December 9th, 2018, 10:16 PM
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It will be 1350 shipping. I had additional 150 towing and storage too so, actual cost was 1500.
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Old December 10th, 2018, 12:36 AM
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Really nice to have your Grandfather's notes. Can you figure what miles per gallon he was getting?
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Old December 10th, 2018, 01:31 AM
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Based on page i posted, looks like 10.5

i remember getting 11-12 in the 80s, mostly highway miles though; his were city.
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Old December 10th, 2018, 03:09 AM
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Sounds very typical. I get 10-11 in the city with my completely stock 61 with the good old Hydramatic.
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Old December 10th, 2018, 04:12 AM
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That is a reasonable price.
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It has arrived. Let the Chaos begin!
Hood will require more work than originally thought, looks like the tree that creased it also hit the cab roof line. Other than that, at first glance in the fading light, very little rust issues.
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Also, my wife got me a shirt for b-day to commemorate the event!
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