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06-29-2007, 11:20 PM
Looking at a 78 Ford F350 dually 4x4. I know that ford was werid on dana60's. and what they were in. Got some pics and looks like a hd44? Anyone have the info on them? I would think a 78 F350 Dually would have a D60?

Any info would be great. Thanks Boys :dontknow:

06-29-2007, 11:29 PM
is it this one?

all 78/79 F350 and high gvw F250's had the Dana 60 axle in the front

if it had 4 inch wide locking hubs, and kingpins, its definatly a Dana 60
hubs should look like this, ask if it had kingpins or balljoints

06-30-2007, 08:52 AM
Also remeber that dual wheels will fit those years without any mods, unlike the '80 & up that requires the wider dually rear axle.
It could be a F-250 that someome slapped duals on.
But for the front, as posted above,
King Pin = D60
Ball Joint = D44

One exception, some early 1967 F-150's came with a drum brake King Pin D44

06-30-2007, 10:14 AM
One exception, some early 1967 F-150's came with a drum brake King Pin D44
dont forget the HD low pinion D44 with closed knuckles, kingpins, and D60 outers. Early 70s vintage.

m j
06-30-2007, 12:29 PM
that craigslist ad ford front axle is SRW style, someone added dually rear wheels
no way to tell what is in the front without going to look

07-01-2007, 07:44 AM
Thanks boys. Ya was lokking at the one in clinton BC. Its a HD44[36]

m j
07-01-2007, 08:54 AM
that image from MrNs site puts a cookie on your harddrive

07-01-2007, 06:11 PM
how so?

m j
07-01-2007, 07:16 PM
I have no idea how they work, but I have a program that tells me when a cookie is placed on my HDD so I can block them