1929 AA truck parts

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oldmetal
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1929 AA truck parts

Postby oldmetal » Tue Apr 20, 2010 7:17 am

I am located in Southern Ca. I have a really nice front set of screw on hub caps for a 29 aa and also have the original locking brackets for the wood on the stake beds.(new old stock) :D

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Neil Wilson
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Neil Wilson » Tue Apr 20, 2010 7:49 am

Post a picture of the hub caps. They are likely '30/'31 caps if they screw onto the hubs. The '29 caps are very different. If you can't post a picture, then send via e-mail to me (see below).
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Brian T
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Brian T » Tue Apr 20, 2010 11:24 am

When you say you have the locking brackets are you referring to these in this picture, if so do you have the corner pieces?
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rollingsculpture
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby rollingsculpture » Thu May 27, 2010 1:04 pm

thanks greg i got the brackets today ,very nice thank you ! i am also posting the pics of what you have left hope you get some takers
heres gregs contact by e mail

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Neil Wilson
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Neil Wilson » Fri May 28, 2010 6:48 am

The rack connections shown in the picture above are modern day connections which one can buy at many hardware stores. They work the same as the originals. And with several hours of grinding, they can be modified to be almost exactly the same as the original AA connections.
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Neil Wilson
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Neil Wilson » Fri May 28, 2010 6:50 am

FYI - Note that Brian T posted a picture above on April 20 of original connections.
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Brian T
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Brian T » Fri May 28, 2010 8:29 am

Thank you Neil,
You can definitely see the difference in the original rack connections and the need for a lot of grinding, I am happy he didn’t respond to my post as I most likely would have bought them not knowing.
I want to add stake sides to our 29, and the original connections most probably being as hard to find as the stakes, I want to build them as original looking as possible, so this maybe the way to go, what hardware stores would have them?.
Thanks again Brian T.
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rollingsculpture
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby rollingsculpture » Fri May 28, 2010 8:54 pm

so whats the cost of the hardware store brackets? he didnt ask for much per unit but i dont like the misrepresentation of being original. This hobbie is like a poker match , you really need to know whats in the deck and how the cards are being played. i paid 9.50 each for the flats 3sets and 10.00 each for the corners 4 sets....keep on trucking.
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Neil Wilson » Sat May 29, 2010 8:33 am

It is possible that the seller does not know the difference? I found them at a local hardware store (five years ago) and they were close to $5 each. Below is where I bought a set from (about $20) and then spend hours grinding to match originals. The three holes are not an exact match and I didn't change them. Note that the prices listed are 12/07. If someone contacts them and gets current prices, post the information please.

Kois Brothers Equipment Co.,5200 Colorado Blvd., Commerce City, CO 80022, 303-298-7370, www.koisbrothers.com, e-mail - koisbros@ koisbrothers.com
Stake Rack Connections (as of 12/07 - left hand B-2585L $1.63, right hand B-2585R $1.63, left corner B-2591L $1.75, right corner B-2591R $1.75)
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Brian T
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby Brian T » Sat May 29, 2010 11:07 am

I checked 3 stores and they can be had for between $36 and $40 + shipping to do a complete stake rack, 2 corner sets and 2 side sets, (4 parts to a set).
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rich29
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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby rich29 » Sun May 30, 2010 7:53 pm

Try a NAPA auto parts and look in thier parts supply and accesory catolog the connectors are in there. About 20.00 buys 4 corners and 4 straights page 434

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Re: 1929 AA truck parts

Postby stautz@comcast.net » Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:31 pm

Also check out Eastern Marine.
http://www.easternmarine.com/Corner-Sta ... -Set-6020/
Stock # 1326206
Stock # 1326006
Steve Tautz - Denver - 9-1-31, 131WB, 82B, 187A


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