Detroit Diesel 6v-92 Grain Truck RETURN!!
The famous GMC Brigadier returns for another harvest season. It has the same 6V-92 made by Detroit Diesel. It still is hauling its normal 500 bushel load.
Screamin Detroit Diesel 653 C70
SOLD TO MY NABOR ACROSS THE STREET 1966 CHEVY C70 653 DETROIT 3 SPEED OD AUX ,2 SPEED REAR FULL AIR BRAKES POWER STEERING ,TILT WHEEL. missed a shift or two. Camera and tri pod in the way a little. Shifts better when the trans a rear warmed up a little more. The main box 4th and 5th are shifted 2 times when using the 2 speed, 4th low rear 5th low rear back to 4th high rear then 5th high rear. Picked up a 5th wheel sider hitch for it. Soon to do some body work and Exhaust stacks up the back side
1959 GMC DETROIT DIESEL SHIFTING
1959 GMC CANNONBALL. DETROIT 6 CYLINDER INLINE 2 CYCLE DIESEL ENGINE. THE TRANSMISSION IS A 10 SPEED ROADRANGER. TOP SPEED OF THE TRUCK IS 65 MPH. I TRIED TO DO A MIX OF LOW RANGE TO HIGH RANGE AND BACK TO LOW , SOME DOUBLE CLUTCH , SOME NO CLUTCH , JAKE SHIFTING . UPSHIFT AND DOWN SHIFT. SOME HIGHWAY DRIVING AT 50 MPH AND AT THE END CLIMBING A GRAVEL DRIVE ON A 15 % GRADE. THE TRUCK HAS 9000 MILES ON A FRAME OFF RESTORATION. IT IS NOT COMMERCIAL AND DOES NOT SMOKE OR LEAK. IT JUST GOES TO SHOWS , PARADES AND EDUCATIONAL EXHIBITS IN ITS WELL DESERVED RETIREMENT. THANKS FOR LOOKING ! THE JAKE HAS A TOGGLE SWITCH TO TURN ON AND OFF , ALSO DEPRESSING THE CLUTCH OR STEPPING ON THE THROTTLE WILL TEMPORARILY NULLIFY IT. I FLIP THE SWITCH AT ABOUT 43 SECONDS INTO THE VIDEO. TAKE CARE.
Screaming Diamond T 6V53 Detroit Diesel Road Run
Diamond T with a jimmy 653 on a road run in western NSW Australia