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j hancock

1965 Mack B-87 Tractor

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Nice picture, and it dosent do the truck justice.   It was a very nice truck!

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Juice brakes thought that was different if I remember from years ago .

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2 hours ago, blackdog2 said:

Juice brakes thought that was different if I remember from years ago .

EJ- correct on the juice brakes.      To get a real appreciation for this truck you should get a look when its on the lowboy and you see the detail underneath.  A typical Dave Mauro restoration.

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That truck is one of only 3 made by Mack, dont even know if the other two are around 

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That truck was converted to manual transmission during it's working life. Dave Mauro somehow knew where the allison was stored and when he bought and restored the truck reunited them. Not only is the underside as nice as the top side the brake shoes are even painted to match the frame and they were just as shiny. 

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