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Turning my garage 79 F-250 into my plowtruck

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by shooterm, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. shooterm

    shooterm Senior Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 272

    This little baby just turned orginal 100k. I've stored it for seven years, previous owner had it as a garage/camper special, and orginal farmer had it stored in a machineshed since 85 tell local trade in back in 95. This truck is my dream farm truck.

    Problem is I dont have the farm yet. My women wants the garage more open. The storage unit I have is plum full of construction gadgets that cant go away. I just cant justify anymore having the weekend tinker machine. My two options I've come up with is make it a daily driver(I love it but hate it same time) or turn this into the winter only plowing beast. I'm actually thinking with me only operating it the plowing would be the same stress on it as daily driving. I'm just throwing ideas out there because I wont sell it but really need to figure a practical use for my tinker machine or the women has to go.

  2. wizardsr

    wizardsr PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,584

    I'd tell her tough cookies and put it back in the garage. :drinkup:

    Nice truck! A fresh coat of paint and she'll look like new!
  3. Gear_Head

    Gear_Head Senior Member
    from IL
    Messages: 245

    my 79 was an awesome snow pusher, loved it!
  4. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    tell her to go.....plow snow with it
  5. Mattsautobody

    Mattsautobody Member
    Messages: 89

    lol props to hydro!
  6. KBTConst

    KBTConst Senior Member
    Messages: 426

    Help her pack her bags! :laughing:
  7. RacingZR

    RacingZR Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 400

    Neighbor had one, those do make great plow trucks!

    DIRISHMAN PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,256

    All depends if you got the (DOE RAE ME) to buy a plow ? if soo then I say do it and make some more doe rae me and put on a car port off the side of the garage and park it off to the side so it would be a win win situation