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Old 02-02-2013, 03:34 PM
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US Army or not?

I see this truck regularly in Zion Crossroads, VA. Moves around the owners yard, along with a troop transport. I'm not an expert on the pickups, so I won't try to ID it, but thought you pickup guys would like to see it.

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Old 02-02-2013, 03:42 PM
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Old 02-02-2013, 04:00 PM
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What he said 1-1/4 ton transport, US Army (and other branches of the armed services) 1967-1970 (ish ??)
Crap-ola for drivetrain, cool as heck all the rest.

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Old 02-02-2013, 04:12 PM
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:01 PM
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Someone threw a Rhino in it. M-715s didn't have a grille at all, from what little I know of them.
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Old 02-02-2013, 09:40 PM
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What looks like a grille is the brush guard.. Never mind, I see the medallion, my bad..
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Old 02-02-2013, 10:47 PM
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Meh. Just another M715.








They are awesome trucks! You can put in an AMC360 and hit 60 on the highway! Put a locker in the rear and it is point and go driving. They're fun. Hot, loud and sometimes uncomfortable. But fun.
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Old 02-03-2013, 08:24 AM
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good looking example too
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:32 AM
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Pretty cool. There are still a lot of 67-69 M7XX around Colorado. The local fire department has 2 of them for brush trucks. For a few years, I thought they had just one with a nice desert tan scheme then one day I saw them bought at the gas station and just about ran off the road. They looked like twins. Some day I'll have to go over to the FD with a camera.
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:36 AM
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Nice! Above all with the jungle camo.
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Old 02-03-2013, 11:29 AM
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For some reason my wife thinks these are cooler than my waggy and would not be opposed to me getting one.... in the future
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:16 PM
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they are also fun to make Frankenjeeps with from the parts..

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Old 02-04-2013, 07:22 AM
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There was one for sale on Craigslist from Zion Crossroads for a while. I can't remember if that was the one.
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