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My 64 econoline truck

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gnalan

Number of posts: 59
Location: CDA, Idaho
Age: 31
Registration date: 2011-09-29

My 64 econoline truck

Post by gnalan on Fri Sep 30, 2011 2:36 pm

I can't post pics yet but I will get some up in a week or so. I am now the proud owner of a 1964 Econoline Pickup. It has a 170 with 3 speed. It's kind of rough around the edges but when I saw it I had to have it. I've been looking for an old ford truck to restore and show off and make a daily driver out of and I wanted something unique that you don't see every where. I think I now have the perfect truck for that. As I start working on it I will post pics of the progress and will most likely be referring to it as my vuck (van based truck=vuck, my cousin came up with the name lol).

Big W

Number of posts: 2232
Location: Saskatoon,Sask,Canada
Age: 50
Registration date: 2011-01-13

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Big W on Fri Sep 30, 2011 8:03 pm

Welcome to the site and we all look forward to lots of pics. Nice to see another Vintage truck/van getting some well deserved attention.

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Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Guest on Fri Sep 30, 2011 8:26 pm

Welcome. Some folks call them vanups too.

gnalan

Number of posts: 59
Location: CDA, Idaho
Age: 31
Registration date: 2011-09-29

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by gnalan on Sat Oct 01, 2011 8:02 pm

Thanks for the welcome guys Smile. I will get pics up as soon as the site will let me

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Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Guest on Sat Oct 01, 2011 8:08 pm

you can send them to me and I can post them for you. mdcsr173rd@yahoo.com

gnalan

Number of posts: 59
Location: CDA, Idaho
Age: 31
Registration date: 2011-09-29

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by gnalan on Sat Oct 01, 2011 8:16 pm

Email sent. Thanks Smile. Should be a quick copy and paste too

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Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Guest on Sat Oct 01, 2011 9:41 pm

Here are the pics.








































gnalan

Number of posts: 59
Location: CDA, Idaho
Age: 31
Registration date: 2011-09-29

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by gnalan on Sat Oct 01, 2011 10:15 pm

Hey man thanks for posting those for me. Like I said she's a little rough around the edges and missing a few pieces but she's all mine Smile

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Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Guest on Sat Oct 01, 2011 10:20 pm

Glad to help. Have fun with your project. I have a 61 3 window I am restoring/customizing. Also a 65 Econo van.

Big W

Number of posts: 2232
Location: Saskatoon,Sask,Canada
Age: 50
Registration date: 2011-01-13

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Big W on Sat Oct 01, 2011 10:40 pm

Looks nice. Just have to look after one piece at a time. Trying to redo it all at once will baffle the mind, and stress you out. So start with one thing, and before you no it...there will be the smell of fresh paint.

gnalan

Number of posts: 59
Location: CDA, Idaho
Age: 31
Registration date: 2011-09-29

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by gnalan on Sat Oct 01, 2011 10:46 pm

I've been working on cars since I was 16 so this will be fun to do although I usually only do the mechanical work. The body work will be the real challenge, and finding a front windshield.

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Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Guest on Sat Oct 01, 2011 10:53 pm

a friend of mine sells new Econo windshields.

gnalan

Number of posts: 59
Location: CDA, Idaho
Age: 31
Registration date: 2011-09-29

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by gnalan on Sat Oct 01, 2011 11:04 pm

How much does your friend sell a new replacement for?

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Location: Fowlerville, MI
Age: 53
Registration date: 2008-05-06

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by G-Man on Sun Oct 02, 2011 3:53 am

All the vans here are projects in one form or the other. Glad to have you here. Keep us posted on your updates as you go

Twinpilot001

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Location: spokane ,Wa.
Age: 66
Registration date: 2009-09-28

Re: My 64 econoline truck

Post by Twinpilot001 on Sun Oct 02, 2011 6:27 am

Hey Gnalan - where in Idaho are u ?? dont we all wish that someone would make all the lower body panels-like in a few pieces for all the econo pu's?? nive ride
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