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  1. Little bit deeper into the mystery tonight with the RLC archives ringing me back only to find 2 different cards for chassis number 0859993 2 completely different vehicles doing different things, Both vehicles starting service in Jan 56 both going to Germany one ending service in 75 and one in 83. 1 card is right and the other is a cock up with the chassis number. I think I know which one it is thought after having an hour on the phone with Rob (Zero-Five-Two) brilliant talking to him about the truck and me saying something ive noticed about my truck and him going well that's not right or it sh
  2. I do believe the chassis has been shortened but it has been done the right way by moving the rear axles forward and cutting the rest of the chassis off ? Also I have tried the RLC with no luck at the moment will call them up in the week
  3. Brilliant thanks for all that mate am looking forward to the rally will definitely be going with all my pocket money !! And I will look at the numbers when I get back to the unit I know the chassis number is 0859993 and the contract number is 6/VEH/17911 and it is a FV11008 those numbers are firmly engraved on the inside of my brain at the moment with trying to get it registered :')
  4. Just hope the missus done read this :') she's all for the truck for now.... And thanks anyway I have applied to the RLC and they are on it now hopefully they will find something but nothing yet, I have joined the AEC society and hoping they can get me the registration and log book soon fingers crossed
  5. I do hope there are more of the younger generation on here. The youth need to start saving these old girls aswell whilst we're young and free and as for the second reply yes it is that one yes she seems in a good state hopefully stays that way once I start stripping her down. As you put it up for sale, do you know anything about her or know anybody who would ? As I know nothing of her past...
  6. Hello everybody I am new to all this so bare with me, I am a 21 year old from the west Midlands and have recently wanted a classic truck to restore I have already restored a couple of my own 50's 60's and 80's cars converting an Austin A30 into a oval track race car, but that's enough about cars I wanted I classic truck was looking into the Bedford TK and KM models was ringing a few people and buying magazines then I bought December's Issue of Vintage and classic commercials and on the front page was a dark red militant. I'm pretty sure he's on the page with the MK1 tanker ? Rob ? I saw that a
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