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Re: [oletrucks] 58 GMC 3/4 ton fleetside

To: lajones@uswest.net, oletrucks@autox.team.net
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] 58 GMC 3/4 ton fleetside
From: Passnb4U@aol.com
Date: Wed, 3 May 2000 01:50:16 EDT
In a message dated 5/2/00 7:14:32 PM Pacific Daylight Time, 
lajones@uswest.net writes:

> Does anyone out there have any idea of what the actual weight (unloaded)
>  of a 58 GMC 3/4 ton fleetside with a V8 would be? The manual says it has
>  a 6,900 lb gross vehicle weight. If it is a 3/4 ton, and I subtract its
>  capacity (1,500 lbs?) that leaves 5,400 lbs which seems a bit high. I'm
>  planning to go get this truck and am not sure how big of a trailer and
>  towing vehicle I will need. My 57 1/2 ton stocker with a six weighed
>  somewhere around 3,600 lbs I think. If anyone has had experience with
>  this size truck, please let me know. Thanks.
>  Larry Jones

  That's seems a bit odd to me....I can't imagine it weighing much more than 
100-150lbs than a 1/2 ton pickup.

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