Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Feb, 1942 - GPW1 thru end of first contract, April, 1942 - GPW15000 NO EBAY or COMMERCIAL SALES.
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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by 1943Willysgpw » Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:41 pm

OK. We need to go to Arkansas and retrieve your gauges. Then you will be able to drive this in the July 4th parade.
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1942 GPW 1871 DoD 2-27-42 Dallas Plant
1945 GPW 247890 DoD 1-26-45 Louisville Plant
1942 GTB 136166 DoD 9-18-42
1942 GTB 135938 DoD
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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by 1943Willysgpw » Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:35 am

MORE PROGRESS PICTURES!!!! Oh, I forgot to say please.
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1942 GPW 1871 DoD 2-27-42 Dallas Plant
1945 GPW 247890 DoD 1-26-45 Louisville Plant
1942 GTB 136166 DoD 9-18-42
1942 GTB 135938 DoD
1952 M100

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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by Old Pal » Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:51 pm

1943Willysgpw wrote:
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:41 pm
OK. We need to go to Arkansas and retrieve your gauges. Then you will be able to drive this in the July 4th parade.
Mine have been in Arkansas for going on 7 months. Did you get yours back yet? How long did it take?
1942 GPW Restoration Thread

NOW ONLY 1 - 3/8" x 1" NF "F" bolts

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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by lt.luke » Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:33 pm

Old Pal wrote:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:51 pm
1943Willysgpw wrote:
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:41 pm
OK. We need to go to Arkansas and retrieve your gauges. Then you will be able to drive this in the July 4th parade.
Mine have been in Arkansas for going on 7 months. Did you get yours back yet? How long did it take?

At Williamson's? They took around 9-12 months.
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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by Old Pal » Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:02 pm

lt.luke wrote:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 7:33 pm
Old Pal wrote:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:51 pm
1943Willysgpw wrote:
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:41 pm
OK. We need to go to Arkansas and retrieve your gauges. Then you will be able to drive this in the July 4th parade.
Mine have been in Arkansas for going on 7 months. Did you get yours back yet? How long did it take?

At Williamson's? They took around 9-12 months.
That's the place. I'm not in too big of a hurry so I haven't bothered to call them.
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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by lt.luke » Sun Aug 13, 2017 5:51 am

I'd call, but they are pretty good. They will do work for me in the future.
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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by lt.luke » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:34 am

1943Willysgpw wrote:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:35 am
MORE PROGRESS PICTURES!!!! Oh, I forgot to say please.
Here y'all go..... 1943Willysgpw....drive that junker 96 F150 down and see her for yourself, cool? :)
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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by 1943Willysgpw » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:40 am

Engine bay? Boy, aren't I demanding.... :D :D
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1942 GPW 1871 DoD 2-27-42 Dallas Plant
1945 GPW 247890 DoD 1-26-45 Louisville Plant
1942 GTB 136166 DoD 9-18-42
1942 GTB 135938 DoD
1952 M100

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Re: Restoration thread for GPW 12078 Script

Post by 1943Willysgpw » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:42 am

Here. I flipped it for you so people don't have to lay on their side to see it...... :o :o :o
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"None of us are as smart as all of us"

1942 GPW 1871 DoD 2-27-42 Dallas Plant
1945 GPW 247890 DoD 1-26-45 Louisville Plant
1942 GTB 136166 DoD 9-18-42
1942 GTB 135938 DoD
1952 M100

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