800-963-1108 Beatrice, NE. They are covered in spot welds that take 20-30 hours of bodywork to smooth out. All fluids were drained in 1963 and the truck sat until 2015 at which time restoration was started. Thanks for stirring my memory That T would put a lot of new trucks to shame, super cool T. The price per lock is $125. Day Radebaugh's 1949 Diamond T pickup truck proves that a vintage working truck could be stylish as well as functional. A complete reference site for the Three Stooges; includes all of their films, appearances, recordings, comics, books and much more. Reportedly, the company name. Though the Fargo brand was used worldwide, it started outside of Chrysler — with the Fargo Motor Car Company of Chicago, which sold a line of Fargo trucks from 1913 to 1922. Classic Truck Forum Archives by Subject These are the archived discussion forum messages related to classic and vintage trucks built prior to 1986. Would consider in separating the motor from the body Would take. 1st start. International Truck KB Series Motor Mount (Sold. Truck has beencompletely rebuilt better than new. Haven't checked plate. favorite this post Oct 9 4. Buy & Sell Used Fire Trucks: Firetec offers used engines, rescues, brush trucks, ladder trucks, tankers. After a four-year run of cars from 1907-’11 with meager results, founder C. favorite this post Oct 9 4. In any event, if a repair kit is listed, it WILL fit the listed carburetor. Diamond T Truck Mike's Cummins Hot Rod - Pt. Pictures of remarkable cars, trucks and motorcycles from car shows, car museums and classic car auctions across the U. A Tradition of quality Ertl Collectibles® is a world-class marketer of custom die-cast collectible vehicles. Wall Hanger 189. America loves classic trucks. I purchased the truck in 2005, and began the project in 2007. 1932-1934 ford truck (closed cab) 1933-1934 ford model bb panel delivery truck 1935-1936 ford truck 1936-1947 diamond t truck. Compare prices for diamond t parts. Fargo Trucks (information and much of the wording from Lanny Knutson's articles in the Plymouth Bulletin. Diesel engines were available by 1936, when the Diamond T lineup was restyled with a streamlined theme. Jeep Retro Wrangler Pickup. Truck Parts. HOOD TO GRILLE BUMPER KIT RS990050 $69. 1936 Other Makes Diamond T Model 80 Deluxe Truck Additional Info: Truck started out as a rust free, very complete truck. The steel sheeting has been removed to expose the wood. This is the Ford SWITCHES section of the 32-56 Car and Truck classic Ford parts list at CG Ford Parts. Parts and Accessories with Trucks Hot Rod Lifestyles and New Product Filter Options and get Free Shipping on Orders Over $99 at Summit Racing!. Loading Unsubscribe from mrunical G? 1946 Diamond T Pick Up Truck - We go for a ride in a Model 201 - Duration: 5:28. Page 2: Find 1936 Car & Truck Parts for Sale on Oodle Classifieds. The Diamond T Motor Car Company manufactured automobiles until 1911 when the first truck led to exclusive truck production and soon gained legendary status as style leaders. Page 1 of 1. In 1975, this company filed for bankruptcy and most of its assets were liquidated. 1936 Diamond T Model 80 Deluxe Express bed pick up. Simple and muscular styling was the norm with little decoration or adornment. Volvo later took over White and thus currently owns the rights to the REO brandname. At one point the company also manufactured buses on its truck platforms. 1961 Ford 4-Door Sedan - R&R Resin. Classified Ads: Classic Trucks For Sale: Helpful Tips About Internet Scams Although the internet has made it possible to bring more buyers and sellers of vehicles together, there are warning signs to be aware of in order to protect yourself, your vehicle, your money and your identity. If it WAS installed, there would have been a large punched area cut from the dash top and the vent was screwed to the top of the dash. For restoration or parts, a rough project. Federal Motor Trucks Registry Pictures. Who is DIAMOND REO? View our entire inventory of New Or Used DIAMOND REO Truck. He used a smooth tailgate made for a 76 and up Ford Short and customized it to fit. 1967 In May, the company Diamond T and REO were combined into a group Diamond REO. 5 military tires, great project for rat rod or 4x4 off road truck, must sell, $5000, truck located in Midland, TX, call Stan in CA at 818 941-4753 FOR DETAILS. The Diamond T Motor Car Company manufactured automobiles until 1911 when the first truck led to exclusive truck production and soon gained legendary status as style leaders. Hubley Fire Pumper- Diamond T for sale We have a beautiful rarity to offer here-- A Diamond T style Hubley cast iron fire pumper. 1949 Diamond T – The Diamond T Motor Car Company, founded in Chicago in 1905, began building touring cars but found its sweet spot building trucks. Oy,,,guess you have to start somewhere. NE View Pictures : back up to trucks & pickups index back to full vehicle list : Dodge : 40 Dodge 1. Was: Previous Price $44. Who is DIAMOND T? View our entire inventory of New Or Used DIAMOND T Trailer. Structo toys will be listed in one category as most are trucks and construction pieces. 5 military tires, great project for rat rod or 4x4 off road truck, must sell, 5000, truck located in Midland, TX, call Stan in CA at FOR DETAILS. Search, Buy & Sell New & Used trucks online at TruckWorld. Many have called the Diamond T as "The Cadillac of Trucks". 108W Diamond T Model 662 6 $1050. Cab, suspension and body are in really nice shape. 1936-1950 1/2 ton 1936-1943 3/4 ton Wheel Cylinder Repair Kit Chevrolet and GMC Pickup Truck Item # ME335 In Stock - Ready To Ship. Like most small to medium independent truck makers, Diamond T bought proprietary engines, such as Continental, Waukesha, Buda and later Cummins diesels, as well as other main running gear components. He used a smooth tailgate made for a 76 and up Ford Short and customized it to fit. At one point the company also manufactured buses on its truck platforms. Please contact us directly to discuss your Diamond T radiator restoration or radiator fabrication. None to be found. View available Trucks & Trailers For Rent near you. Don't miss what's happening in your neighborhood. Mike Tyer sent us these pictures of his 1936 Diamond T. "1920's-1948 Classic Search Classic Car Parts Finder Vol. Truck Manufacturer. Stake Truck. 1936 Diamond T Stake Truck For Sale, £0 1936 Diamond T Stake Truck. Would consider in separating the motor from the body Would take. Every book for your car in one place. On Monday around 3:30 p. Truck has beencompletely rebuilt better than new. HOOD TO COWL SEAL 8179379 $30. A discussion forum for Diamond T truck owners. 1936-1955 Stoplight Switch Mechanical Type With Snap On Terminal Chevrolet and GMC Pickup and Big Truck Item # EL106. Classic Truck Central has hundreds of classic, antique and vintage trucks for sale. 1961 Ford Falcon 2 Door Station Wagon - Ron Cash. The Texaco Diamond T-based tank truck was a pioneering effort in streamlining of commercial vehicles. Find diamond t truck parts from a vast selection of Parts & Accessories. GMC Truck 471 Detroit diesel coming back to life after 25 yrs. I have no evidence that a 1936 low roof single unit was ever made. Hood missing, bed is dented and bent. The stamped stake pockets on the outside of the bed are ripply, requiring more bodywork. Engine is now NHC. Click Here to View Pictures. Roughly a quarter-million Diamond T trucks were built over the company's storied 56-year history. I purchased the truck in 2005, and began the project in 2007. Most of these trucks were used hard, the bed looks like it never hauled anything in it. 29 1936 Diamond T Model 212A5 5 $1800. 1936 Diamond T Truck Convential Cab. I Hollander Interchange" Faxon's is proud to offer the Hollander Interchange manual, considered the 'bible' of the parts industry. 1 product rating - 1935 1936 CHEVROLET 1936 1937 DIAMOND T TRUCK AC Fuel Pump # 421. Extra Information:. This 1936 Diamond T 221D is in largely original and unrestored condition. NOW, I look at this picture that you posted of the Diamond T 4300 and the fenders and the dual headlights and that little white park light are the same as on my Diamond Reo as well. Mike Tyer sent us these pictures of his 1936 Diamond T. 1936 Other Makes Diamond T Model 80 Deluxe Truck Truck started out as a rust free, very complete truck. By renowned CA restorer Don Dougherty. 1903 Ford Model A Serial #433 “This is a collector’s dream,” exclaimed Geisler. The Iowa 80 Trucking Museum collection was started by Iowa 80 Truckstop founder, Bill Moon. Locate 1946 1930 available for purchase here online!. Rebuilt by Pierce. Fort Collins, Colorado (970) 686-2926 Email: [email protected] I ship USPS priorty mail, media mail for books, UPS or freight truck on some items. Fargo Trucks (information and much of the wording from Lanny Knutson's articles in the Plymouth Bulletin. Diesel engines were available by 1936, when the Diamond T lineup was restyled with a streamlined theme. Pickup Beds We found that the reproduction beds on the market were not what we wanted on our own trucks. They stopped producing cars in 1936, and after bankruptcy and new owners took over they struggled until 1957 when they sold Reo to the White Motor Company. Diamond T Trucks: The Diamond T company built cars in Chicago from 1905 to 1911 and then started making trucks using components from other companies. Browse our inventory of new and used DIAMOND T Trucks For Sale near you at TruckPaper. Trucks: Classic and Hot Rod For Sale. If it is not listed, we can probably create it for you, in most cases within a few weeks. Oy,,,guess you have to start somewhere. Radiator for 1963-1966 Chevrolet and GMC pick up trucks. Cherner Classic & Exotic Cars. Windows all work like they should, window channel felt was replaced. Authentic spring clip mounting on Clark single wheels. 1932-1934 ford truck (closed cab) 1933-1934 ford model bb panel delivery truck 1935-1936 ford truck 1936-1947 diamond t truck. See prices, photos and find dealers near you. I usually ship in 24-48 hours after money is recieved. jpg 400 × 220;17キロバイト 1933 Diamond T (7650509698). Thanks for stirring my memory That T would put a lot of new trucks to shame, super cool T. Diamond T trucks of the '30s employed many features that borrowed from coachbuilders such as Dietrich; in 1936 Diamond T's one-ton truck was given an automobile-like horizontal bar front grille, a low cab profile and a laid-back two-piece V-shaped windshield. Get great deals on eBay!. Truck has had a frame-off restoration at a high end shop that specializes in restoring vehicles back to original standards. This is a DRIVER. DISCUSSIONS. Located in central valley CA. Please contact us directly to discuss your Diamond T radiator restoration or radiator fabrication. Good prices of roadster clear flat and comparable listings. Oy,,,guess you have to start somewhere. Page 1 of 1. The styling of the 1949 Diamond T Model 201 pickup can be traced back to 1936 (Diamond T didn't go in for planned obsolescence). 1919 Diamond T Truck ad #4 1936 Diamond T Truck ad rememberwhenvintageads. Cast Iron Steel Spoke Whe. OEM new replacement parts for the REO, Diamond-T & Diamond Reo truck. Buy or Sell Classic Cars Online with our classified ads of Old Classic Cars for sale & Classic Trucks for sale, Muscle Cars for sale, Hot Rods and Antique Cars to buy. View available Trucks & Trailers For Rent near you. 56U 1940's Diamond T Model 509H 5 $1900. SOLD! Tell-A-Friend. HUB CAP (Canadian or American wheels 3/4 ton) IH LOGO 155139R1 $123. Truck has had a frame-off restoration at a high end shop that specializes in restoring vehicles back to original standards. Diamond T Classic Cars for Sale. Spec Cast 1936 Dodge Panel Big A Auto Bank Ertl 1930 Diamond T Truck – Case/IH Bank 210. 13 used Diamond T cars for sale from $4,000. GMC Truck 471 Detroit diesel coming back to life after 25 yrs. And, it’s yours for only $12. Wall Hanger 188. Remember that the more individualistic your lady is, the greater the chance of her wanting something other than a diamond. 1937 Diamond T 212B Gas Tanker. 1936 Place Made. We have looked for almost 3 years now for headlight buckets. The body has excellent and dry western desert sheet metal. manufactures fuel system components and polyethylene, steel and stainless steel gas tanks for street rods and special interest vehicles. Join millions of people using Oodle to find car parts, boat parts, truck parts, rv parts, motorcycle parts, and other vehicle parts for sale. Category: Vintage Car Glass. 1937 Ford 1½ Ton Chassis with 1931 Rix-Six Air Compressor. I know this because he & I salvaged the bed from a just yard some years ago & it was attached to a late 30's Diamond T truck. Car Model Box 4 Owner Manuals Dodge 1932 Car Model Dodge Brothers Six (Code DP) Box 4 Owner Manuals Dodge 1932 Car Model Dodge Brothers Eight (Code DO) Box 4 Owner Manuals Dodge 1941 Car Model Dodge Job-Rated Truck, Series WF-WFM 8. Newspapers of the 1930's, in every state, have an amazing amount of articles relating to Diamond T trucks and buses in use, or for sale. Diesel engines were available by 1936, when the Diamond T lineup was restyled with a streamlined theme. BUY IT NOW $1,299. Diamond T Classic Cars for Sale. 1 product rating - 1935 1936 CHEVROLET 1936 1937 DIAMOND T TRUCK AC Fuel Pump # 421. There are 6 classic Diamond T Pickups for sale today on ClassicCars. 96 1918 Walker electric truck 108 Abandoned truck cab 99 Foden heavy 108 Scammell wrecker 98 Ural ZIS-5 rat truck 108 Diamond T 01 98 Russian style custom pu 108 41_Chevy_Truck 108 1936-Dodge-truck-IFS 108 1946-ford-coe. 99 or best offer , make offer. , I have never seen a pre-WW2 Diamond T, in any shape or form. The REO Motor Car Company was a Lansing, Michigan-based company that produced automobiles and trucks from 1905 to 1975. PLYMOUTH CARS. I have been working on my 36 Chevy Coupe for a few months now, Mostly a few hours here and there while working on several other projects. Information On Car and Truck Repair, Parts and Services. The Diamond T's were one of a kind trucks and they are valuable collector's vehicles. Wilsall, Montana. I have no evidence that a 1936 low roof single unit was ever made. 1936 Diamond T Deluxe Truck, sits on 1979 34 ton Chevy 4x4 chassis, 8 lug Hummer wheels, 4 NEW 35x12. Original NH 220 Engine Replaced. 5 military tires, great project for rat rod or 4x4 off road truck, must sell, 5000, truck located in Midland, TX, call Stan in CA at 818 941-4753 FOR DETAILS. Mack CF Series used from 1967 until Mack stopped making fire trucks in 1990. They had chrome hubcaps and grills, engine turned dash,(not that you could tell) features not normally found on trucks then, but you paid for it, as Diamond T's routinely cost almost double of a Ford or Chevy. 1st start. Structo toys will be listed in one category as most are trucks and construction pieces. 1936 Diamond. The truck originally came from Pleasantville, N. I purchased the truck in 2005, and began the project in 2007. 1936 Diamond T Deluxe Truck, sits on 1979 34 ton Chevy 4x4 chassis, 8 lug Hummer wheels, 4 NEW 35x12. I had to narrow it some. Spec Cast 1936 Dodge Panel Big A Auto Bank Ertl 1930 Diamond T Truck – Case/IH Bank 210. View all photos of Ahrens Fox, Diamond T & Volkswagen: Saturday's Barrett-Jackson Top Sellers at. Wilsall, Montana. If there is something wrong even on just one tire, the car won't run smoothly. The Diamond T's were one of a kind trucks and they are valuable collector's vehicles. While there has been a great deal of change in the automobile business, we still sell and service vehicles much like Arch McKinlay did back in 1936 when he started the company in the same building we occupy today. For model 80's and 201's. Volvo later took over White and thus currently owns the rights to the REO brand name. Diamond T Extra Heavy Duty Line (702, 805W, 806W, 807W, 808W and 900W & 910) catalogs. The dash is complete with the exception of a small knob in the area where we would have a glove box today. Jeep Retro Wrangler Pickup. 1,368 views. However, as the Reo and Diamond T ranges were similar in many ways and made in the same plant, White consolidated the two divisions in 1967, and with some face lifts the trucks were continued under the name Diamond-­Reo from May1 st 1967. DISCUSSIONS. NOW, I look at this picture that you posted of the Diamond T 4300 and the fenders and the dual headlights and that little white park light are the same as on my Diamond Reo as well. Showcasing our large collection of 1936 truck for sale right now. In 1975 Loyal Osterlund and Ray Houseal bought the Diamond-Reo name and continued to build trucks until 1995. Diamond T Truck & Trailer Inc 18550 US Hwy 77. Look no further than the gorgeous 1949 Diamond T, which has been referred to as “the Cadillac of trucks” for its front-end styling (inspired by the 1938 Cadillac). Related Products. Page 1 of 2. 1960 GMC C1500 $11,000. This combination was sold to White Motors in 1957 and became the Diamond REO Truck Division of White Motors. 1954 Diamond T 951S Vintage International 1936 Mack Vintage 1922 Paccar. Oy,,,guess you have to start somewhere. 1958 Maxim Pumper Fire Truck For Sale 1958 Maxim Pumper Fire Truck. Model 620H, big 6 cyl, 5 sp, 2 sp axle, air brakes, good body. 31U 1941 Diamond T Model 662 Truck 5 $1700. A discussion forum for Diamond T truck owners. Manufacturer Date Made. The steel sheeting has been removed to expose the wood. 11 Reviews of Diamond Motors. Tilt often said, "A truck doesn't have to be homely. The original 36 didn't come with a heater or defroster. Military Truck Signal Vintage Bus Turn Signal Hot Rod Parts Diamond T 720. Telephone 805-239-2501 Facsimile 805-239-2545. He writes, "Here is my custom bed I made using your 76 up Ford tailgate. 1961 Diamond-T 1000C Truck - American Industrial. Browse our daily deals for even more savings! Free delivery and free returns on eBay Plus items!. " This is a beautiful ad with an amazing image. Dave Cory Motors, located in Houston, TX, offers high value commercial trucks, vans, and crew cab pick-ups at the fairest prices. On Monday around 3:30 p. Newspapers of the 1930's, in every state, have an amazing amount of articles relating to Diamond T trucks and buses in use, or for sale. I am helping a friend sell this truck, call with questions, my number is 206-240-4099. Good prices of roadster clear flat and comparable listings. Fort Collins, Colorado (970) 686-2926 Email: [email protected] Custom Built Motorcycle Trailer. Vintage Diamond 1935 - 1947 quantity. Flexible usage. The dash is complete with the exception of a small knob in the area where we would have a glove box today. My 1936 Diamond T Project. In 1967 it was merged with another White subsidiary, Diamond T, forming Diamond Reo. Don't miss what's happening in your neighborhood. Shop diamond t parts now! Military Truck. Satellite 1 with the BIG gun. White Motor Company bought Diamond T in 1958. contact us. It took quite a while to research this particular fire pumper variation, and in typical style, a toy veteran recognized the truck grill style. Was: Previous Price $44. Model 620H, big 6 cyl, 5 sp, 2 sp axle, air brakes, good body. Click on a link below for more information or to order. 1946 Antique Fire Truck - govdeals. NE View Pictures : back up to trucks & pickups index back to full vehicle list : Dodge : 40 Dodge 1. The Wichita Eagle. 1936-46 Trucks. 1936 Other Makes Diamond T Model 80 Deluxe Truck Truck started out as a rust free, very complete truck. Radiator for 1963-1966 Chevrolet and GMC pick up trucks. 1967 In May, the company Diamond T and REO were combined into a group Diamond REO. Located in central valley CA. or Best Offer +$12. Olds was an entrepreneur who founded multiple companies in the automobile industry. If the grille on your truck is pitted, dented or otherwise damaged, you aren't going to end up with a ribbon at the local car show. Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Autocar Truck 1936-40, Broadway Truck 1942-44, Diamond T Truck 1936-39, Federal Truck 1936-40, GMC Truck 1936-41,Hug Truck 1936-42, Indiana Truck 1936-40, International Truck 1937-40, Reo Truck 1937-40, Studebaker Truck 1938, White Truck & Bus 1936-37, 1936-40, Gray Marine. 5 military tires, great project for rat rod or 4x4 off road truck, must sell, 5000, truck located in Midland, TX, call Stan in CA at 818 941-4753 FOR DETAILS. HOOD TO COWL SEAL 8179379 $30. [citation needed] In addition Diamond T built the entire range of the G509 series 4 ton 6X6s, including cargo, dump, semi tractor, and wrecker trucks, as well as some lighter trucks, and even G7102 half tracks. This truck was supplied by Commerce Motors of Wellington to C. Diamond T “Still Greater Trucks” Adv. But you tend to get a lot of bang for the buck. Sort by manufacturer, model, year, price, location, sale date, and more. The Wichita Eagle. Add To Cart. 1936 Diamond T ★. Ford Steering Wheels shown are representative of typical Ford Steering Wheels from this era. You won't find any made after WWII -- I like really old trucks. This 1946 Diamond T Model 509H 2 ton stake bed truck is an all original Montana farm truck ready to be restored or customized. Inner Cable. officers with the CHP. Sort By 1948 Diamond T 201 Diamond T Model 201 pickup. 3 VIDSTORM 5,679,025 views. com Harnesses Unlimited P. Jan 03, 2016 · Diamond T had its best year in 1936, when the Chicago company sold 8,750 trucks. Reinhard Frank "Lastkraftwagen der Wehrmacht", PODZUN-PALLAS, 1992. My 1st truck was a 39 diamond t 201 with a manly hand crank boom had a Hercules flathead 6 retrofitted Eaton 2 speed axle Clark 4speed crash box. 1967 In May, the company Diamond T and REO were combined into a group Diamond REO. By renowned CA restorer Don Dougherty. If it WAS installed, there would have been a large punched area cut from the dash top and the vent was screwed to the top of the dash. Leroy Gurganus told me this morning that Art is going to have a sale / auction of more that 100 DT's on October 20th. 1911-1958 (-1996), Diamond T Motor Car Company, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Truck Parts. Checking your tires. Fargo Trucks (information and much of the wording from Lanny Knutson's articles in the Plymouth Bulletin. Heavy Duty Frame. 1933 Produced in Diamond T Model 80 Pickup '1936. Extensive Documentation. Circa 1936 Diamond T Pickup, white/rust, 301089. Diamond T “With Diamond T Reliability” Adv. Nothing says old school quite like full wheel caps on top of classic steel wheels with whitewall tires. (1932 ads below). 1936 Diamond T 221D build thread. Remember that the more individualistic your lady is, the greater the chance of her wanting something other than a diamond. Diamond T was reliable for climbing steep grades like we have in New Zealand country roads, while fully laden. Luckily enough, two Model T cars were soon listed on an auction bill to be sold at an estate auction not far from home. Newspapers of the 1930's, in every state, have an amazing amount of articles relating to Diamond T trucks and buses in use, or for sale. Diamond Replacement Parts / T-Line Truck Parts, Hershey, Pennsylvania. trucks for sale. " The vehicle was actually built by the Reo Motor Car Company in Lansing, Michigan. " He believes Diamond T had more luck with major fleet accounts, a portion of the market where Federal sold fewer vehicles. This is the Ford SWITCHES section of the 32-56 Car and Truck classic Ford parts list at CG Ford Parts. Displaying 9 total results for classic Diamond T Vehicles for Sale. diamond time. NE View Pictures : back up to trucks & pickups index back to full vehicle list : Dodge : 40 Dodge 1. 1936 Diamond-T Fire Truck Antique Fire Trucks. FREE online quote for classic Diamond T Truck glass replacement parts for most classic, vintage and antique Diamond T Trucks. The least expensive online catalog for all your Diamond T needs. 96 1918 Walker electric truck 108 Abandoned truck cab 99 Foden heavy 108 Scammell wrecker 98 Ural ZIS-5 rat truck 108 Diamond T 01 98 Russian style custom pu 108 41_Chevy_Truck 108 1936-Dodge-truck-IFS 108 1946-ford-coe. RICHARD R FRASIER ESTATE. I didn't want that vent to show, so I made it so it mounts underneath the dash. They had chrome hubcaps and grills, engine turned dash,(not that you could tell) features not normally found on trucks then, but you paid for it, as Diamond T’s routinely cost almost double of a Ford or Chevy. It was apparently an option in 37, but the parts truck didn't have it either. jpg 5,184 × 3,456;3. 1961 Dodge Polara Hardtop - R&R Resin. 1961 Ferrari California Spyder - Resilient Resins. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. It really turned out good with the hidden latches. For restoration or parts, a rough project. A fun website about Amoco Gas Station Toy Trucks with information, pictures, collectors guides and access to rare and hard to find trucks for sale. We use original flat classic auto glass patterns to hand make Diamond T Truck windshields, doors, vents, quarters and back replacement classic auto glass parts. Buy & Sell Used Fire Trucks: Firetec offers used engines, rescues, brush trucks, ladder trucks, tankers. Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Most of these trucks were used hard, the bed looks like it never hauled anything in it. The ole man built a cable control for the 2speed with an old hand brake handle sticking out of the. 1919 Diamond T Truck ad #4 1936 Diamond T Truck ad rememberwhenvintageads. By 1926, Diamond T was building trucks as large as 12 tons, including a six-wheel model, and by 1933, modern features, including V-windshields and steel-roofed cabs, appeared.