"Pop's" 1946 Dodge Power Wagon

October 2004, As Purchased Photos - Right Left
After a little bath - Right Left
Rear Winch - Picture 1Picture 2
Pop, Darrell & Ronny stripped and primed - Right Left
Pop and I (Will) with the Power Wagon - 12-21-2004
Ranger Seat installed - 05-28-2005
A trip to the river - 05-21-2005
Preparing for Iowa May 2005 - Left, Rear Front Engine
Ready for Iowa June 2006 - Left Front
Courtney & Gabrielle  - 05-05-2005
Pop's Power Wagon  - 06-06-2005
2005 Iowa Power Wagon Rally - Bonaparte Retreat A Nice Trio, At the Fair Grounds In line for the Parade In the Square A Nice Pair from Missouri On the Ramp, a score of 474 (Extra Heavy Front Springs hurt ability)

The 2012 National Dodge Power Wagon Rally

Fathers Day, 2012 - Pop Pop & I Maw & Paw

 
The "Brake Job"
 Repair and Re-build of the Truck!

June 8th, 2009 - Right Front Left Front
The start of the "Brake Job" - 08/2009-12/2010
Body Work and Paint - 10/2011 - 02/2012
Reassembly - 01/2012 - 03/2012
Stake Bed Construction - 04/22 - 06/01/2012

Shopping List of needed Parts

Dodge Trucks BUILD CARD

Model Number:  WDX

Model Year:  1946

Truck (Cab & Frame) Serial Number:  83902301

Weight (with Stake Side Bed):  5,480# (2,890 Front - 2,590 Rear)

Length:  17' or 204" (w/o winch)

Heater:  MoPar DeLuxe Model No. 29 Heater

Color:  Kirker Flame Red (UA-51429 ) over Kirker Black (UA-70330)


Was shooting for Red over Black - 1996 Flame Red (PR4/QR4) over Black (PX8/DX8)

Also considered either 1989-91 High Performance Red (PR3/ZR3) or Viper Red (PRN/QRN)

Old Weight (with booms etc...):  6,720#

Old Weight (with bed mounted winch):  6,590# (2,940 Front - 3,650 Rear)

Old Weight (with purchased bed w/o winch/booms):  6,120# 

Old Length:  198" (w/o winch)



William A. Watson, II

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