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This project began with a picture of a truck for sale that I found on line. It had been a spreader truck that the bed had been removed. This is what this one is supposed to represent. I liked the way it looked with no bed. This build started with a Paystar logger truck. The tires, front axle and transfer case are from Kit Form Services. The engine is a Detroit 6-71 from Gary Wallace. Thanks this one stalled for 7 months. I’m glad to be calling it done.

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On 1/13/2022 at 4:19 PM, TruckerAL said:

That's awesome, love how it turned out!

Thanks so much Alex!!

On 1/13/2022 at 4:37 PM, Dodge Driver said:

That's a real beast of a truck.  Quite imposing.  I think it's great!

Thanks!

 

On 1/13/2022 at 5:02 PM, Rusty92 said:

Turned out great. Looks like a truck that could do it all.

 Thanks!

On 1/13/2022 at 5:51 PM, Jim B said:

Great looking International.

 Thanks Jim!

On 1/13/2022 at 9:02 PM, happy grumpy said:

Everything about this is just great. I love the way it looks. Well worth the effort you put into it. The engine , weathering and the weighted tires only add to an already realistic model.

 Thanks so much! I am always inspired by your builds!

On 1/13/2022 at 9:09 PM, Mopar - D said:

Awesome build Brian yours looks a lot better than the one in your reference pictures. I like the colors you went with. 

 Thanks Dan! I was torn between red, yellow and orange, but yellow is my favorite.

On 1/13/2022 at 9:55 PM, Doug 1061 said:

Very nice.  Its got that used but not abused look.

 Thanks! That look seems to be my normal.

On 1/13/2022 at 10:17 PM, kilrathy10 said:

Excellent work... What a beast.... Nice subtle weathering and such... The detail is quite good...

 Thanks JT! I almost painted this one orange, but decided to go with yellow.😀

On 1/14/2022 at 3:16 PM, PappyD340 said:

Very COOL, well done!

Thanks!

On 1/14/2022 at 4:27 PM, vincen47 said:

Another great build. Too bad it was stalled, but it looks nice in the end. Unique truck.

 Thanks for all the encouragement Vince!

On 1/14/2022 at 10:13 PM, kruleworld said:

Nice. looks ready to tackle some mud

 Thanks! I did almost take some snow pictures of it.

On 1/15/2022 at 1:41 AM, grodudulle77 said:

Awesome Paystar , very nice pics !! 👍😀

 Thanks!!

On 1/15/2022 at 7:23 AM, leafsprings said:

I like what you did with this one Brian. Looks like an ex oil field worker from the sands of Saudi Arabia!  Great construction color combo theme.

 Thanks! I’m glad that I went with the black hood. I almost painted it yellow too.

On 1/15/2022 at 10:45 AM, ChrisR said:

Very nice!

 Thanks Chris!!

On 1/16/2022 at 4:20 PM, Dutzie said:

Really like this one, Brian. Nice work. 

 Thanks Brian!!

On 1/16/2022 at 4:53 PM, yh70 said:

looks great..love them Paystars..

 Thanks! Yours looks great too!!

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