1/1/2012: Happy New Year to all!
1/1/2011: Happy New Year to all!
1/1/2010: Happy New Year to all!
4/8/2009: Information concerning the 2009
Hampshire Motor March Re-enactment can be found here:
1/18/2009: Rearranging and updating
pages. Please check the "Owners Vehicles" pictures area and make
sure your vehicle is pictured if wanted. If not email me the picture
and I will include it. If you want to change the picture please also
1/1/2009: Happy New Year to all!
10/12/2007: The company hosting this web
site has been changed. Hopefully less down time and problems. It may take
some days to get all the links corrected. Please email me with any noticed
link or picture issues.
7/4/2007: A review of the recent Ben Hur
Tarpaulin that I received from New Life Canvas. It can be found here:
1/21/2007: A section has been added of
detailed pictures of the Gun Ring mounts used on CCKW's. It can be found here.
12/31/2006: Happy New Year to all. I
have added some pictures to the Studebaker page. These have been provided
by readers. here.
8/5/2006: Pictures of the 2006 Weare
Rally are up on this site. They can be found here.
5/9/2006: The Summer HMV
reenactment/show/parade/presentation period is upon us. Please take
pictures of your CCKW in great period appropriate situations. The best
will be placed above in the Picture of the week. It will give us something
to look at all Winter.
5/21/2006: Again Adrie Rens has sent us some
more event pictures of his participation in the Bussum Bridgehead 2006
event on VE day. Great Reenactment and Truck pictures. They can be found here.
3/26/2006: With so many pictures of
owners vehicles coming in the load time of the page was getting
unmanageable. I have separated out the pictures into 3 categories. SWB
Cargos, LWB Cargos, and all other configurations. If your picture is not
there please send it in.
2/26/2006: Dr. Deuce has provided us
with an analysis of the difference between the CCKW generator system and
an alternator system. It can be found here:
1/29/2006: One of the contributors to
this site has developed a reproduction Lube Order chart (LO 9-801). Great
to complete your CCKW. Check it out here:
11/03/2005: To help you show your pride
in your ownership of you CCKW we have added a few items of CCKW logo
clothing. They can be seen here.
9/10/2005: Thanks to the work of Robert
Lukes I have been able to ad Production data and USA number Data for the
Ben Hur G-518 trailers. The info can be found here:
8/29/2005: A Thank you again to Adrie
Rens, Netherlands, for providing us with pictures of the recent HMV event
at Fort II, Wommelgem, Netherlands. The pictures can be found here.
8/9/2005: Interesting pictures of
Netherlands Salvage yards posted here. Some
great looking CCKW restoration projects.
8/2/2005: Over 400 pictures of the
Summer Rally of the HMV club I belong to are posted in the Rally section here.
There are some good detailed pictures of a wood CCKW bed in the WWII
7/23/2005: Dr. Deuce has contributed a
technical article about using a 270 or 302 engine in a CCKW and what
engine family to use. It can be found here:
information about Star application and bumper markings on Chevy's, CCKW's,
their trailers, and the DUKW. It can be found here:
a picture of Steve Keith's Arctic Cab to the Tired Iron Page here:
6/27/2005: Deryck Newsham
has sent us some excellent pictures that he took from the 2005
Military Vehicle Trust Victory Show (National MVT Show), Kemble Airfield, Nr. Cirencester.
Great shots...they can be seen here:
6/10/2005: Nick Bombini has sent us some
pictures of CCKW's he spied in a field. Also pics of a WW2 Communications
shelter he is looking at here:
6/5/2005: Added great pictures provided
by Deryck Newsham of some Operation Overlord tributes here:
5/17/2005: Added 30 great pictures
throughout the site. These pictures were provided by CCKW owners.
5/15/2005: Our own Dr. Deuce has put up
an article about how to get more speed out of your CCKW....It can be found
5/9/2005: Adrie Rens has sent us some
more event pictures of his participation in the Bussum Bridgehead 2005
event on VE day. Great Truck pictures. They can be found here.
4/18/2005: Adrie Rens has sent us some
more event pictures of his Compressor Truck in action. They can be found here.
3/14/2005: Added information about
CCKW's from TM9-2800 here.
2/28/2005: GMC 270 Engine Spark plug
cross over chart added here.
2/24/2005:Additional pictures added to
the Owners vehicles here
2/13/2005: Added pictures and historical
information and descriptions to the G-221 Directors Trailer page here
2/10/2005: The MVPA
(Military Vehicle Preservation Association) has graciously
allowed us to post the definitive article about the history of the CCKW
that ran in previous issues of Army Motors. This article by Bryce J.
Sunderlin is available in all of it's 10 parts. It can be found here.
2/4/2005: Bob Chell of Arizona has
provided us with the pictures of the 4 CCKW's he stumbled upon and bought
from a truck graveyard. They can be seen here.
2/3/2005: Adrie has sent us additional
close-up pictures of the detail of his wood Ben Hur. Any one restoring one
of these has to see these shots here.
1/27/2005: Adrie has sent us more
pictures of his beautiful equipment. One of his 352 participating in the
60th anniversary celebration of the liberation of Bastogne. That can be
seen here. And another of his beautiful
Wood Ben Hur Trailer which can be seen here.
1/26/2005: A Tech tip by our own Dr.
Deuce on CCKW wheels and the excitement they can cause. It can be found here.
1/26/2005: Two pictures of beautiful
trucks provided and owned by Adrie Rens of the Netherlands. His SWB open
cab is here and here.
His Maintenance body truck is here.
1/21/2005: Two pictures provided by
Chris T. It would be a dream come true for many of us. Check them out
here. Tired Iron