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Very Unique 3500 dump

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by EGLC, Feb 4, 2011.

  1. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,731

  2. chevyman51

    chevyman51 Senior Member
    Messages: 537

    The county I work for has crew cab dumps but none with leather seats. Thats working in comfort there.
  3. NickDe03

    NickDe03 Junior Member
    Messages: 24

    that is some ugly welds on that dump
  4. JRS Landscaping

    JRS Landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 103

    look at the frame......its not flat so its a pickup they put a dumper on... cab chassis have straight frames with no bends.
  5. 94chevy2500

    94chevy2500 Senior Member
    Messages: 102

    deffinatly a pickup, looks pritty good untill you see those skechy welds lol
  6. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    So I assume that is a home made dump. Why would someone take on a project like that if they can't weld? Cool truck though.
  7. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,731

    .....why do companies do shoddy work?
  8. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,731

    .....why do some companies do shoddy work?
  9. woodchuck2

    woodchuck2 Senior Member
    Messages: 304

    X2, frame is no where big enough. Most likely had a dually truck bed and they put that dump on later. I saw one similar to this last year on e-bay that had a 3-way dump, being a crew cab i figured it must have been used for hauling mexicans doing landscaping.
  10. Elite Property Services

    Elite Property Services Senior Member
    Messages: 230

    SOmeone is tryin to make a quick buck. That thing is JUNK and ugly
  11. sle

    sle Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 51

    Not to mention, the box is to far back. When you have a load, it could lift the front end.
    Plus, the box is way to big for the truck. You could potentially bend or crack the frame.
  12. Philbilly2

    Philbilly2 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,167

    My favorite part is how it is listed at 14,000 to 16,000 GVWR.
  13. 94chevy2500

    94chevy2500 Senior Member
    Messages: 102

    didnt even notice that thats total BS its deffinatly not a 3500hd
  14. The PuSher MaN

    The PuSher MaN Senior Member
    Messages: 114

    yeah that is maybe a $2500 truck in my opinion
  15. 94chevy2500

    94chevy2500 Senior Member
    Messages: 102

    yea 2500 and then just bring the dump bed to the scrap yard and make some money back lol
  16. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Pull the dump and that's a nice pickup.
  17. Yooper75

    Yooper75 Senior Member
    Messages: 324

    Someone took their fifth wheel hauler and turned it into a dump truck when they got a new truck.
  18. Trane365

    Trane365 Member
    Messages: 30

    maybe he only did mulch jobs.:dizzy:
  19. Mabepossibly

    Mabepossibly Senior Member
    Messages: 107

    I hope so. But I'd love to watch that thing get loaded with about 5 yards of stone....from a long distance away.
  20. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    First, that's not a five yard body. Second, nobody would try hauling 5 yards of stone on a 3500.