Hello from Kansas

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Hello from Kansas

Post #1 by Berths » Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:53 am

Thanks for adding me.
I have a 53 Ford Custom line. That my Great Grandfather bought new.
My Dad was the second owner,my brother the third.
They never did a thing to it,so Im having to do everything.
I guarantee questions will Follow :D

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Re: Hello from Kansas

Post #2 by wsa111 » Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:31 pm

Welcome aboard. Those old six cylinder engines being ohv is a great engine. The flathead V-8 was in its last year of production. You will have a good time reviving it.
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Post #3 by bubba22349 » Wed Oct 25, 2017 9:14 pm

Welcome to the Ford Six site, :thumbup: that's really great that the 1953 Customline stayed in your family since new. Good luck on the repairs! :nod:
A bad day Drag Racing is still better than a good day at work!

I am still hunting for a project car to build but with my current low budget it's not looking so good. My Ex- Fleet of Sixes these are all long gone! :bang: 1954 Customline 223 3 speed with O/D, 1963 Fairlane project drag car with BB6, 1977 Maverick 250 with C4, 1994 F-150 a 300 with 5 speed.

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