Category Archives: Vintage

Sun Spots

This is the one. If I could bring back any truck from the rows of old ‘Binders resting at the Tackaberry Collection this would be the one. I can only imagine what this truck looked like back in its prime … Continue reading

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Center Point Steering

Now that I’ve moved to a new home my morning commute has increased by 25 mintues. That’s a big jump from the ten minutes it used to be on a bad day. But don’t shed a tear for me yet. … Continue reading

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The Way Back Forty

The more I look at these photos the more I realize the International K-Series line of trucks were sharp looking rigs. Even if their rusted state they are head turners and I wish we saw more of this vintage rig … Continue reading

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The Color of Danger

My how I do love these vintage training films. In the same vein as the classic Shake Hands With Danger and The Roll of Drums welcome to the training family The Color of Danger. While not as large as a dozer … Continue reading

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Brockway Class of 2017 – Photos

I don’t know how you feel when you look in the mirror but it’s a safe bet that most of these trucks are aging better than you or me. Some great looking trucks came and went this past Saturday. If … Continue reading

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Brockway Class of 2017

It’s hard to believe but another year has come and gone at the Brockway Truck Museum and that means it’s time for the annual change of display trucks. This year over a dozen Brockways are on display (a record high) … Continue reading

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1941 International KB State Police Truck

The year 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the New York State Police and to celebrate a century of public service various events (open houses, memorabilia displays, etc) will be held across the State. The “kick off” to this party took place … Continue reading

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I went to Virginia

After a trip south to visit family I suppose it’s time to get back to the regularly scheduled program. As you know, I never travel anywhere without expectations of finding something interesting for this website. Finding myself with some free time … Continue reading

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Mack F-700

In 1962 Mack introduced the F-Series line of cabover trucks. Production lasted for nearly 20 years when the F model line of trucks was succeeded by the MH, the final cabover produced Mack Trucks. Here we see an extremely interesting … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving 2016

Transcribed from the text above to save your eyes. What magic is it in the turkey that makes us all remember, late in November, to give thanks for the blessings that America provides? And why is it, as the royal … Continue reading

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