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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 07-02-2005, 12:16 AM Thread Starter
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I was in Germany this week close to Darmstadt. Found this truck. What interested me most is the mounting points of the radius arms for a raised suspension.

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RE: Long chassis double cab

This is my dream G. If I could find the original body parts to make this and find a way to lenghten the chassis I would do it. I'm sure that the parts needed from DC would be the same price as a house. So I wait to see one on sale in Germany...

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Here are a couple more photos that I took back in April while over in Europe.

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RE: Long chassis double cab

The palm tree on the front fenders - nice touch. Did you mention what engine this vehicle has? I'd vote for the 290.

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RE: Long chassis double cab

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Those are wonderful photos, thanks for sharing them.

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RE: Long chassis double cab

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I'd vote for the 290.

That would be a good vote. 290GD it is. [:D]


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The palm tree on the front fenders - nice touch.
Just paint the truck tan and you have a Afrikakorps G. [;)]

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