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    Beautiful old Transtar from Tuggarah seen here loading spuds at Thorpdale in 1987

    KW kid, diamondreo90, slayertat, and 12 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Gloria1207 58 months ago | reply

      They put something around it so they don't fall off? Nice picture

    2. ESPEDGE 58 months ago | reply

      Decent set of exhaust pipes on this old Transtar. Another classic shot from the man, thanks Craig.

    3. secret squirrel6 58 months ago | reply

      Thanks Gloria=yeah mate they will put a Tarp over it but they drive from farm to farm like this those spuds wont fall off if you do the right thing which you have too around these hills=Thanks Gary=yeah they are huge pipes especially for back then this was only time i saw this one a classic old girl for sure thanks for kind words Gary

    4. .O.. 58 months ago | reply

      Great looking vehicle. I wonder if she has survived?

    5. wob2007 58 months ago | reply

      A real work horse, imagine getting out of that one into a topline todays rig. Those blokes really earnt their money.

    6. secret squirrel6 58 months ago | reply

      Thanks Oliver yeah mate i often wonder that myself you really hope so would love to see her again =Thanks Warren yeah she was a tuff one all right mate and it was hard work loading those spuds back then mate Thanks Oliver and thanks Warren

    7. Michael Cereghino (Avsfan118) 58 months ago | reply

      Great pic of an old classic!!!

    8. secret squirrel6 58 months ago | reply

      Thanks Mike yeah its a beauty really like this one thanks Mike

    9. WAYNE146 ( was wayne146, deleted for ?? ) 56 months ago | reply

      I would give odds it has a Detroit diesel v8, I drove one for years, we bought it from Oak Harbor Freight Lines here in Washington, it had over 4 million miles on it, their maintenance program is so good it drove like a brand new truck, it was a joy to drive, it had the 8-71 Detroit TT(?) 375hp., 5 spd., 2 spd. Axle, single screw. And man-ual steering !!

    10. secret squirrel6 56 months ago | reply

      Thanks Wayne holy cow mate that sound fantastic there would not be too many companys around like that =Sounds like you really had to drive it for what it was a TRUCK thanks for great Info Wayne

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