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Old 04-01-2008, 11:38 PM
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Hi, im Matt from Manhattan Kansas. Moved here about three years ago and love it for the most part. Engaged to a wonderful girl, boring life, work and sleep.

I own two "Trucks" the first is a :

I Purchased this truck a little over a year ago from a guy a few cities over. He sold it to me with a marine carburator, warped heads and intake. Beat to hell body...
It is now used for transport in a car club, transporting trailer queens and full 30ft box trailers. Can pull full bore up hill at 75MPH and not break a sweat.

1983 For F350 Dually
460 Big block
CJ10 Heads (full valve job)
Weaind Intake Manifold
Holley Double Pumper 750 CFM Carb
Holley Redline Electric Fuel Pump
3spd Automatic w/ Shift Kit
Locking Posi
New Doors
Front Fenders
Tail Gate
Major electrical work
Dual Battery Set up

((Thought about selling it, it sits in my drive way during the winter and takes up space))

The Second Truck:

I just purchased this truck a few weeks ago, its the old shop truck from where i work, 2.5L four banger, 4spd manual.
1987 Cheve S10
Motor is new and has less than 10k on rebuild
New Clutch
::: Full blown stereo, came out of the FORD and was hitting 149dB :::
Alpine Head Unit
2 - MTX 10" Subs
1 - MTX 12" Sub
FUll MTX mids and highs
Dual Battery set-up
Volfenhagen 1.5 Ferad Capacitor

Havent Tested it on a mic check yet, soon tho!

Want to do some bucket seats but dont know a good drop in seat, any ideas???? can make brackets and mounts...

I dont know what else you want to know about, ask away, im like an open book...


Old 04-02-2008, 12:01 AM
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Welcome to the site!!!!!! Most of us hang out on the silverado forum
Old 04-02-2008, 02:37 PM
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Welcome to the forum
Old 04-02-2008, 02:46 PM
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