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by Joe
July 7th, 2019, 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: the 4th of July.....
Replies: 3
Views: 206

Re: the 4th of July.....

Ken & All.... In honor of the 4th of July, we entered our Fort Miles HMV's into the Independence Day Parade in Bethany Beach, DE. The weather was hot and we got lots of "thumbs up" and "salutes" along the parade route. We had two Mutts to represent the era and had fun..... Beach traffic in town was ...
by Joe
June 22nd, 2019, 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get Well Soon
Replies: 15
Views: 629

Re: Get Well Soon

Welcome to the Club, Rick.... The Club no one really wants to join!!! I had the same crap in 2014 and statistics back then indicated that one out of seven men will be affected. Even our Veterinarian's advice back then was "get the damn thing OUT". I've been just fine for 5 years since then but the d...
by Joe
June 21st, 2019, 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get Well Soon
Replies: 15
Views: 629

Re: Get Well Soon

Rick.... Hope you're feeling better quickly.... get your rest and stay the hell out of the garage.....
by Joe
June 10th, 2019, 9:10 pm
Forum: Mutts on parade
Topic: M151 collection pictures
Replies: 62
Views: 5317

Re: M151 collection pictures

Awesome!!!! We form-up directly behind the DE National Guard vehicles at the front of the parade. In our eyes, the more vehicles we can muster..... the better!!!! Pictures of the event will be shared here.....
by Joe
June 10th, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: Mutts on parade
Topic: M151 collection pictures
Replies: 62
Views: 5317

Re: M151 collection pictures

Charlie.... The paint jobs look good... just in time for our July 4th Parade this year. Hope you can bring both jeeps for the event and I agree with you on the Gillespie paint. I've been using that brand on my jeeps for well over a decade now. The 24087 on my M38 is weathering well but I'll need to ...
by Joe
May 21st, 2019, 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Work on the site
Replies: 36
Views: 1441

Re: Work on the site

Looking good from here, Rick...... And thank you for all your effort and hard work to make our favorite site better. Most appreciated!!!
by Joe
April 22nd, 2019, 10:17 pm
Forum: M151 For Sale
Topic: Xenon Searchlight (not mine)
Replies: 4
Views: 400

Re: Xenon Searchlight (not mine)

Hi Horst, The "ewillys.com" website has been around for years primarily to discuss all issues concerning the old Willys jeep and every model ever built. The website owner will search "for sale ads" throughout the country and post these daily as a service to his readers. The 151 series is viewed by m...
by Joe
March 10th, 2019, 8:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help identyfing my M151A2
Replies: 13
Views: 770

Re: Help identyfing my M151A2

Check the date stamped on the horn and look for any evidence that the horn assy. is NOT original to the vehicle. ie. Do the mounting bolt heads look undamaged?
by Joe
March 8th, 2019, 3:24 pm
Forum: Favorite Pictures
Topic: USMC Growler - M1163
Replies: 5
Views: 536

USMC Growler - M1163

These pics were saved from the current auction website at Govt. Planet. Rather than providing just a link to their website, those pics will disappear for good at the end of the auction. This is merely an attempt to save these closeups for our own information & viewing pleasure for as long as possibl...
by Joe
March 7th, 2019, 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Military Vehicle coming up for sale
Replies: 21
Views: 1789

Re: Military Vehicle coming up for sale

5 General Dynamics Growlers now showing up on Gov Planet auction website. Manuf. dates vary btwn. 2010 & 2012. Here's the link: https://www.govplanet.com/growlers-inventory This one should be interesting to watch. Be sure to checkout the detailed pics of each vehicle. One is listing 99 pics.... Awe...
by Joe
February 24th, 2019, 9:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Military Vehicle coming up for sale
Replies: 21
Views: 1789

Re: Military Vehicle coming up for sale

Here's the M1161 coming up for sale... http://www.surfacezero.com/g503/data/500/medium/USMC_Growler.jpg Here's the Wikipedia page on the vehicle.... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Growler_(vehicle) And more information from Growler..... http://www.growlerme.com/specialmissionequipment/m1161lightattac...
by Joe
February 20th, 2019, 10:23 pm
Forum: Mutts on parade
Topic: M151 collection pictures
Replies: 62
Views: 5317

Re: M151 collection pictures

Rick.... Yes, my turn for a good ribbing is long overdue and I miss the good ole days with Bob Amon. But I will treat the new guy with utmost respect just like any other G838 brother and not misappropriate his stuff. That just wouldn't be cool!!! I was a Navy Cryptologist and spent my four years mos...
by Joe
February 20th, 2019, 5:08 pm
Forum: Mutts on parade
Topic: M151 collection pictures
Replies: 62
Views: 5317

Re: M151 collection pictures

CB.... I live in Ocean View, DE not far from you and have seen some of your vehicles locally before. We need to talk!!! I'm impressed!!! PM me here or email me if you wish at joesic11@gmail.com. I might be able to give you lots of help......
Regards,
Joe
email: joesic11@gmail.com
by Joe
February 6th, 2019, 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is this prototype?
Replies: 6
Views: 692

Re: What is this prototype?

Thanks all for the fine detective work, guys!!!..... I did a search on this site before posting the pic that I had copied for my files but I obviously used the wrong search words...... Close but no cigar...... I really appreciate the G viewtopic link into yesteryear and yes, even I had seen this bef...