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Put new seats in and went for a drive, Picture
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Willy-N    Posted 04-27-2004 at 17:20:51       [Reply]  [No Email]

A little fancy for a M-37 but real confertable to sit on! Price was right FREE! The Arm Rests go up and down and they are adjustable too. I went for a drive today since I got the brakes done and all tuned up. Once the exsaust system is finished I am going to try it on some good hills off road for fun. Mark H.


Bob/Ont    Posted 04-27-2004 at 19:00:03       [Reply]  [No Email]
Mark those seats will look real nice once you get them recovered with come nice green canvas.
Later Bob


Willy-N    Posted 04-27-2004 at 19:04:48       [Reply]  [No Email]
Or some Green OD Fabric Spray to cover the Grey color. Mark H.


Alias    Posted 04-27-2004 at 18:56:28       [Reply]  [No Email]
Mark, I suggest you lay in about 4 inches of soft foam insulation overhead for when you go trail driving. And, don't forget to wear your crash helmet. As I remember from my army days, those trucks come equipped with about the same springs and shocks as a duece and a half.....gfp


Willy-N    Posted 04-27-2004 at 19:02:47       [Reply]  [No Email]
That's what seat belts are for. I was supprised but it has soft springs as far as give on the bumps compaired to my Stiff Power Wagon had. I took it for a drive and it handled them better then my raised 4X4 Chevy does. Now when I took my PW off road it would throw you out of the seat big time on a bump because there is no travel on the springs in fact shocks were a option because of that. Mark H.


Lazy Al    Posted 04-27-2004 at 17:37:10       [Reply]  [No Email]
Lookin good Mark , Might as well be comfortable .
Be carefull Don't get on to steep of a hill .
Had any fires your way yet to run your tanker .
Al


Willy-N    Posted 04-27-2004 at 17:53:42       [Reply]  [No Email]
We have a Type II fire burning in Ellensburg right now and it is out of control. I am waiting to see how it turns out to see if local resourses can handle it. A high wind storm is blowing right now 35-55 mph winds and not helping them much. They are requesting more resourses but not the Forestry yet. Mark H.


Oooooooooooo......    Posted 04-27-2004 at 17:26:36       [Reply]  [No Email]
I sure like that rig!!! :^)

Clipper :^)

BTW: Where did ya find this truck at Mark?


Willy-N    Posted 04-27-2004 at 17:57:19       [Reply]  [No Email]
About 38 miles from me. A freind moved to Texas and could not bring it with him so I bought it from him. They sell in Military Auctions often and your local fire departments sell them when they upgrade there Older Brush Trucks. Do a M-37 Military Truck search on Google you might find a few for sale. Mark H.


Clipper    Posted 04-27-2004 at 18:34:57       [Reply]  [No Email]
Thanks fer the info Mark!


UncleTom    Posted 04-27-2004 at 18:46:03       [Reply]  [No Email]
Mark, Those are really nice seats. I like the arm rests. What are they out of? UncleTom


Willy-N    Posted 04-27-2004 at 18:58:32       [Reply]  [No Email]
They are custom RV Pedistal Seats you can put in RVs and Buses made by "Seats-n-Stuff" the head rest is also adjustible forward, back and up and down. Mark H.


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