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Old 06-03-2005, 04:38 PM
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51 f-100 ford truck frame

i need some help because i have a 1951 ford f-100 thats in need of a new frame and i dont know the measurements so if you could tell me the measurements of the frame or maybe suggest a donor frame the help would be much appritiated

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Is the frame still part of the truck? Start by measuring the wheelbase and track.....

There is a pretty good chance that it will be similar to one of the modern compact trucks... but don't think this will be easy.....
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48 Ford Frame

I working on a 48 in my shop which I believe is the same as 51's, I can tell you the center to center front to rear and approximate track width (Im using a super slam front end and a severly narrowed rear)...if that will help?
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I working on a 48 in my shop which I believe is the same as 51's, I can tell you the center to center front to rear and approximate track width (Im using a super slam front end and a severly narrowed rear)...if that will help?
ya if you could send me those measurements that would be great thanx
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51 f-100 ford frame layout

SUre, Ill measure it tonight when I get home and Ill send it along...Ill send ya a couple of pics of my project also.....I probably should be arrested for what I have done to this truck! LOLOLO
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