I would like to meet you there to put a real person behind the name. I will be vending and will have a M416 trailer for sale. Look for a 25 mast with an American flag.
See you there
Bruce (Redlight) McCoy
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- July 6th, 2021, 9:54 pm
- Forum: Favorite Pictures
- Topic: Beverly Hillbillies, Part Deux
- Replies: 152
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I used the tow dolly to take my M151(1st gen) from Boston to the Great Smoky MT's and return. It towed very well but very hard to back up. I did find out due to the back end being very light, the real wheels tucked in and the tires wore unevenly. not bad for short distances but it was over 2000 mile...
Just completed the Painting on the USMC trailer. It is now for SALE. I have used no bondo at all. I have replaced grease seals on the axles as well as the four bearing sets. It has been sanded, rust and loose paint removed and the corners of the fender welded. I have replaced all of the wiring with ...
- May 5th, 2021, 4:19 pm
- Forum: Technical Discussion
- Topic: Fuel pump rebuilding
- Replies: 1
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Recently my fuel pump failed. While I have a base M151, I had installed a M151a2 mechanical pump. I took the pump apart and found that the main diaphragm was intact. However the shaft that connects the diaphragm and the activator arm was disconnected. It is help in position with a rubber disk with a...
Sorry to take so long to answer your questions. 1) the tie-downs are welded to the frame on both sides of the round section. 2) this is the 25th trailer I have worked on. This is only the second USMC M416B1 that I have had. 3)About 50% have been bought at auctions They come from GSA, Govdeals.com an...
I picked up another USMC trailer over the winter. It is now being taken apart and worked over. This one was overhauled at "MCLB Barstow" in 1982. Camo old 15.JPG what does MCLB stand for? It also has some other details under the camo. A blue square with a white "L" in the middle....
- March 21st, 2021, 7:29 am
- Forum: Technical Discussion
- Topic: Tail light replacement bulb sockets needed
- Replies: 22
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If you have any left, I would love to have two sets. One set would be for my M151 and the other set for my M416. shipping would be to 01867, Mass.
And now for something different. I have refreshed a Fire Department trailer. It was stored inside in New Hampshire and used to transport extra hose for "Woods" fires. It had a 1/2 height tailgate that I replaced. It is two pieces of 3/4" PY plywood bonded and bolted together. I also i...
- February 22nd, 2021, 12:39 pm
- Forum: Trailers
- Topic: Wanted: M416 A1 rear light bracket
- Replies: 14
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LED lights may be better if they work but sometimes the LED will not work without some circuit modifications on some vehicles. I have not tried LED lights in my M416 trailers with military lights. They do work better on trailers pulled by non-military vehicles. Most of my trailers have had original ...