Category Archives: Still Working

Posts about old trucks and equipment still earning their keep.

Military 5-Ton Truck with Crane

I usually get frustrated by stop lights but once in a great while you want one to flash red. This was one of those times. What more needs to be said about this beast other than it’s awesome?

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A Real Food Truck

Food trucks have been all the rage for some time now but can you really say you have a food truck if you are using anything less than this Ford 9000 rescue truck? Toss N Fire is rocking this old … Continue reading

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Still Working – Spare Parts Ford

A sure sign that the world is emerging form a pandemic is the return of construction. The already confusing maze of one way streets in downtown Syracuse has entered a new level of fun with multiple water main replaces taking … Continue reading

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Life After The Service

We all know that there is plenty of government waste at the Federal level. I’m sure you’ve heard the joke about overpriced hammers and toilet plungers. But maybe it all has a way of balancing out when smaller towns and … Continue reading

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Old Trucks of St. Louis

You may not be aware of this but the St. Louis area is a hot bed of old trucks. Based on this thread over over at BigMackTrucks.com it seems like every day life on the streets of the Gateway City … Continue reading

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Still Working – International Mixer and Mack Dump Truck

Today we have a two great old trucks to enjoy thanks to David. Up first is this International 1988 Paystar 5000 of Oak Orchard Concrete. Thanks to the engine mounted PTO the bumper on this truck sticks out nearly one … Continue reading

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Duplex Tow Trucks

Many years ago this truck was featured on this page and now it’s back. It’s a 1964 Duplex complete with a 230 Cummins, 5×4 OD trans, and Rockwell top drive axles. They don’t get more beastly than this! Former Onondaga … Continue reading

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Six Wheeler Macks

Dave came across this old R-Model six wheeler the other day. It’s a fine example of the trucks that used to roll out of the factories of Mack on a daily basis for decade upon decade. Who knows, maybe this … Continue reading

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Still Working – Ford F600

Not too long ago the thought of Ford F-600’s still working would have been a silly concept. They were a very popular model at the time and could be found all over the country be used in various capacities. As … Continue reading

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Old Trucks Live in the Country

They say country air is good for you. It must also be good for old trucks based on this picture from John. He snapped this picture back in 2014 but I’m willing to bet the lineup has changed much. Maybe … Continue reading

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