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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #20 on: March 13, 2009, 12:00:17 AM »
Tim, I done looked at it, but that was back in the $8k days and I was broke.  It wasn't all that hard to resist under those circumstances. ::) :D :D
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #21 on: March 13, 2009, 07:20:41 AM »
I been wanting a crane like that to go on my 1700 interrnational.  But buying another toy right now would get me in more trouble than the bathroom remodel that I'm NOT working on very much.  I did do a little taping last night.  Tim
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #22 on: March 13, 2009, 07:51:44 PM »
sold all of your mills no more sawing huh?
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #23 on: March 13, 2009, 07:59:46 PM »
my back gave out on me and I had to have steel rods put in my back, so the sawmill days are over :(
I'm a lumberjack and I'm ok, I work all night and sleep all day

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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #24 on: March 14, 2009, 11:00:38 AM »
sorry to hear that hope all goes well :(are you still making guitars                 
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #25 on: March 14, 2009, 11:05:58 AM »
the guitars are still being made
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #26 on: March 14, 2009, 04:24:27 PM »
Boy if I had money and did more sawing..that would be great! In fact I just got a large cedar log (~2' dbh) that I have to figure out how to get home.  ??? ;)
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #27 on: March 14, 2009, 04:58:37 PM »
If you just wasn't 14 hours away!
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #28 on: March 14, 2009, 05:46:21 PM »
If you just wasn't 14 hours away!

You could be there in time to take him to Church in the morning if you left now. :)
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #29 on: March 14, 2009, 07:08:02 PM »
If you just wasn't 14 hours away!

You could be there in time to take him to Church in the morning if you left now. :)
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #30 on: March 15, 2009, 07:10:16 AM »
Gday

JEEZZZ Boys  ;) :D ;D If this is still going on when I get over there i might just buy the the bloody truck for myself  ;) :D ;D 8)  for when I come back over to live for a couple of years  in the next 18/20 months ;) ;D 8) I dont think You would mind having it  at your joint for awhile would you Tim  ;) ;D

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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #31 on: March 15, 2009, 07:52:25 AM »
Gday

JEEZZZ Boys  ;) :D ;D If this is still going on when I get over there i might just buy the the bloody truck for myself  ;) :D ;D 8)  for when I come back over to live for a couple of years  in the next 18/20 months ;) ;D 8) I dont think You would mind having it  at your joint for awhile would you Tim  ;) ;D

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Now your talking. :)  And I did get out the atlas for a look.  North Fl but over on the east side.  I bid on one on ebay last night , but I was immediatly out bid.  It was a little closer down in Al.  Tim
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #32 on: March 15, 2009, 09:29:03 AM »
Leave my truck alone :D

I want the thing, just haven't figured out how to pay for it, yet. 
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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #33 on: March 15, 2009, 09:59:18 AM »
Gday

Tim i take it you dont mind having it at your place then Mate  ;) :D ;D ;)

Fish I thought you'd say somthing like that Mate  ;) :D :D :D :D :D Well you have about 3 months to to figure somthing out Cash is allways the hard thing to find ;) :D ;D ;D ;)  Ill just have too work a little harder now  ;) :D ;D ;) $6700s au is  Cheap thats why i wouldnt mind it sitting at tims for awhile  Im pretty sure that tim wont let the cobwebs build up on it for me mate  ;) :D :D :D ;D ;D ;)

Try this one for size 1980 lnt 9000 w 903 cummins and 15 spd with 24' tray and no crane $22000 au  :) ;) :D :D

My grandfather had one of the first Lnt 7000s imported into aust in the early 70s his had a 210 hp V8 and a 10 spd eaton bench seat and it did the Melb/Bris run for awhile pulling a 40' bogie fruhauf carting spuds up and and timber back a round trip of of about 1500 miles  ;) they where and still are a bloody nice truck But like Govrit said they are a little rough to ride in  ;) but most of your roads overther are a hell of alot better than the tracks we drag our gear over downunder  ;) :D :D :D

I know of one mid 70s  L700 with a lill 210 cat S/drive w/36" sleeper doing the Bris to Perth run pulling a triaxle 40' flattop at the moment  ;) ;D round trip 8600 MILES and he does it every 12 days  :o :) Not Bad for an OLL JIGGER  That he brought from a Wreckers and did up himself ;)  :D ;D ;D ;D   8) 8)

Getoverit what size Detroit does it have in it Not an 318 8V71n  ??? :) :) I could pull a bloody Road Train with that thing in er  ;) :D ;D 8) 8)

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Re: Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #34 on: March 15, 2009, 02:05:50 PM »
Chris  I got 117 acres I believe we can find a spot to put it till you get ready for it.   ;)  I got logs to pick up as soon as it drys a little.  That would sure beat having to  load the tractor... pull the tractor there... unload ....load logs....haul .....unload....go back get trractor....haul....unload agin....Wears me out just thinking about it. :(  Tim
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Re: -SOLD-Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #35 on: April 18, 2009, 04:25:31 PM »
Does anyone know of a hauler needing a load from Florida to Birmingham, Al?

I have a guy who has been deadheading back once a week. I am not sure how he would get the truck on a standard flatbed, or if that would even be legal.

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Re: -SOLD-Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #36 on: April 18, 2009, 05:50:24 PM »
A hole/ditch and a pile of dirt will get it on and off.  The DOT is a different story.  If it is tied on good and doesn't exceed the gvwr's of the hauling vehicle, there shouldn't be much they can say.
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Re: -SOLD-Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #37 on: June 03, 2017, 08:13:37 AM »
Every one liked this truck just to far away . . Getoverit talks about steel rods in his back
We have a lot of good boys and girls in harms way
lets all support them and their familys.

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Re: -SOLD-Ford F700 flatbed with Knuckle crane
« Reply #38 on: June 03, 2017, 11:11:06 PM »
 ??? The last post was over eight years ago, things have changed.
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