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Won an auction for a M1008

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by azblazor, Sep 12, 2002.

  1. azblazor

    azblazor 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I've been bidding on these things for over a year. First time I didn't really want it - bid an amount that I was sure was going to be outbid - didn't really want to spend the money - I won one! What irony - dang credit cards.
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    So how much did you get it for???

    rene
     
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    azblazor 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Well - the auction ended less than 900.
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    Wow...congrats on a good deal!! Is it far from you?

    Rene
     
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    azblazor 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Its an 8 hour drive - so not too bad.
     
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    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    It looks as if you have a surplus of D60's now (if that's possible.../forums/images/icons/tongue.gif)

    Rene
     
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    azblazor 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    No there can be no such thing as too many D60s. Actually my son is going to get the CUCV frame , axles and drivetrain. He is building a suburban/buggy thing. I may scavenge the rest for my K30 and K5. IE front clip-K5, bumpers-K30.
     
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    Cool deal!!! Another 'Truggy' build like BadDog's?

    Rene
     
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    azblazor 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I don't think Russ's rig could ever be duplicated. Although Russ has said he's putting a back seat in his. My son has ideas about a suburban based buggy with coil overs - we'll see what happens.
     
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    Congratulations!

    So, how does one get involved in these auctions? I've been thinking of getting one myself.
     
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    Outstanding...thanks!!!
     
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    There was a nice one in Duluth, 350 miles from me that went for $510. Wish I had a trailer.
    /forums/images/icons/frown.gif
     
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    It seems like most M1008s are going for more than 1500 in the west.
     
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    Congrats Mark!Just what you needed....another project!Did you move yet?Mike
     
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    Mike- yeah but this is Glenns mostly. He's been asking about you - wants that suburban body still. We are at the new old house, stop by -we have a big garage and 1 acre. Give me a call.
     
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    hmm, i need a diesle... and a D60.....
    grant...
     
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    GREAT SCORE MAN ! does it have a motor and if so are your going to keep it ? /forums/images/icons/confused.gif
     
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    I haven't seen it yet but description says no motor
     
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    Congrats man, lots of cool toys! /forums/images/icons/laugh.gif
     

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