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The History of Diamond Reo Trucks – Part IV

Editor’s Note: Welcome to Part III of the continuing series, The History of Diamond Reo Trucks, by M.E. Follsom. Today we begin to explore the Reo side of the Diamond Reo story. Click here for Part I, Part II, and Part III. … Continue reading

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The History of Diamond Reo Trucks – Part III

Editor’s Note: Welcome to Part III of the continuing series, The History of Diamond Reo Trucks, by M.E. Follsom. Click here for Part I and Part II. If you have photos of Reo, Diamond-T, or Diamond Reo trucks in any age, … Continue reading

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The History of Diamond Reo Trucks – Part II

Editor’s Note: Welcome to Part II of the continuing series, The History of Diamond Reo Trucks, by M.E. Follsom. For Part I of this series click here. Diamond Reo: The World’s Toughest Truck By: M.E. Folsom ©2016 C.A Tilt and … Continue reading

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The History of Diamond Reo Trucks – Part I

Editor’s Note: I’m proud to announce the first edition of The History of Diamond Reo Trucks by esteemed author. M.E. Folsom. In this monthly feature Mr. Folsom will guide us through the complex and often muddle history of Diamond Reo … Continue reading

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Lost and Found – Diamond-T Dump Truck

You just never know what you are going to find on the back roads nowadays! When I first spotted this truck off in the distance I thought it was an International at first. After all, Diamond-T and International did use … Continue reading

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Diamond Reo and Diamond-T Trucks

At one point in trucking history The White Motor Company cast a very long shadow producing not only their own brand of trucks but also  trucks by Diamond-T and later Diamond Reo. Here are two prime examples of both. This … Continue reading

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The Diamond T Fleet

Below is the lineup of the Bloomfield CT Public Works Department as it appeared in the mid 1950’s. Working from left to right we see some unknown equipment Jacobsen reel gang mower, a Michigan loader, a unknown truck (possible GM product), … Continue reading

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eBay Finds – 1949 International KB6F

I came across this truck posted on the BMT forum the other day and instantly knew this truck was a dead ringer for the ebay finds portions of this website. Listed as ’49 the seller tells us it might also … Continue reading

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Still Working – International KB-5

This past weekend Madison County (NY) held an open house of sorts for some of the various departments most often seen by the public. The idea is for people to learn more about the people and equipment used to plow … Continue reading

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eBay Finds – 1956 Mack B61T

So you want to get into the towing business but you want to do it with a classic rig, none of these fancy triaxle rotators for you. You want old school. You want a Monorail Wrecker. Have you been saving … Continue reading

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