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Old 04-01-2021, 09:08 AM   #121
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FYI a new thread about more recent tow vehicles:

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Old 04-01-2021, 02:52 PM   #122
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Great photo with this 2008 Post #18 -- click on the orange arrow in quote to go directly there:
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I prefer the pre 1955 tow boats.The frames are heavy,the wheel base long and the over hang short.A suburban has about 142" wheel base. I use a 1936 Caddy Fleetwood with 138 " WB but my over hang is alot less. I beefed up the suspension and running gear but I can tow 33 " Spartan or my 65 Tradewind at 80mph if I want to pay for the gas,but 60-65 feels great .I am kind of a freak for that older stuff.My tow car is a 1936 model,my Spartan is a 1950 model and my Wife is a 1951 model.
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1971 Buick, Centurion, 1966 Trade Wind. Photo taken on California Highway 1 near Point Reyes north of San Francisco.Click image for larger version

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Old 04-02-2021, 05:59 PM   #124
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Great photo . . . thanks . . . nice reflections on the trailer . . . California Dreamin' . . .
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