Category Archives: Free and Easy

Autocar Mondays – 1963 DC75

Today we travel down memory lane in style wit this 1963 DC75 Autocar truck as it appeared at the 2003 ATHS National Convention in Syracuse, NY. Back in ’63 This Autocar would have been considered the stylish largecar of the … Continue reading

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Non Plows

It’s a sad fact but not every truck can have a snow plow attached to the front. Actually, most larger departments or agencies if given the financial freedom willingly embrace non plow trucks for a variety of reasons including lower … Continue reading

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Better Days

I don’t have to tell you that this old Mack has seen better days. I really don’t know much more about it other than it’s currently for sale. I didn’t notice a number but then again I didn’t really look … Continue reading

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IMCATS 2016

IMCATS 2016 is almost open us. I know in this internet age of ours you’ll probably think this has something to do with cats as nearly everything on the internet has to do with cats. Felines are the official animal … Continue reading

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Making Room

As we saw yesterday there are many new plows joining fleets all across the region but for every new plow that joins and old plow must leave. It is a law of nature. Below we see one of two International … Continue reading

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The Spring Shop

Just when you think you are all alone on this frozen chunk of rock we call earth you receive an email from you wife of two truck she thought you would enjoy. Despite years of marriage the truck bug has … Continue reading

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Vacation Slides

Bear with me as I play your long distance cousin who just stopped by to share their vacation photos of a recent trip to Lichtenstein. Hopefully the photos I have to share won’t be as boring as that hypothetical cousin. First … Continue reading

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Operating Speed

Well, the site is just about back up to full operating speed. I’ve recreated the lost posts so make sure you go back and check them out if you missed the originals. They are basically new entries as I had … Continue reading

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Forgotten Photos

Round round get around I get around. Those lyrics sum up this past summer and fall for me with travel to the ATHS national show, a inlaw visit to the NY/NJ area, a visit to Richmond, VA, various trucks shows through … Continue reading

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Current Plows

The past couple days we’ve seen new plows, old plows and now current plows. While checking out the surplus items it’s impossible not to come across the trucks of the active fleet. Yesterday we saw a photo of a brand … Continue reading

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