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By Jeff Lakaszcyck - Thursday, August 04, 2011 2:50 PM
What do we have here besides West Coast Fast Freight ?? Photo from Don MacKenzie.

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By ScottM - Thursday, August 04, 2011 2:57 PM
arrow?  A hybrid; seems to have styling cues of a Kenworth, a bit of a Peterbilt...
By TonyClemens - Thursday, August 04, 2011 3:05 PM
With those hood louvers I'd say it's a Fageol.
By Park Olson - Thursday, August 04, 2011 3:06 PM
Fageol louvers offset,,?  Intake stacks,,?,,,,,,and a '46 ford,,?
By Warren Richardson - Thursday, August 04, 2011 3:28 PM
I am thinking that this was a Fageol c1937 or 38 that was Kenworthized.  Hood and cab look to be from a Fageol background and fenders and radiator guard (if that is what it is) seem to have KW roots.  Not sure if this cab is the same as the early Peterbilt cab or just very similar.
By clyde318 - Thursday, August 04, 2011 3:39 PM
Fageolworth?
By Bruce Ohnstad - Thursday, August 04, 2011 5:37 PM
I'll say Moreland,

Bruce
By Eddy Lucast - Friday, August 05, 2011 1:21 AM
LOL, Looks like Jeff decided to make us earn our money on this one!!

Fageolworth, I like that one. LOL
By Jeff Lakaszcyck - Friday, August 05, 2011 2:46 PM
Me thinks this is a Fageolworth too. Warren Richardson had the best answer 1st. This looks to be a late '30's Fageol that has been rebuilt with Kenworth fenders and a Kenworth grille surround. If this was a Pete cab I don't think we would see the trademark Fageol hood louvers with it. The photo appears to have been taken in the mid to late '40's, and by this time Fageol had been out of business for nearly 10 years (1938). If you had a Fageol that was wrecked and needed new nose sheet metal, using parts from another truck may have been your only recourse to keep the truck on the road. Thanks to Don MacKenzie for the WAI pic; the color photo of the 1938 Fageol is from vwlfan.

http://forums.aths.org/InstantForum2010/Uploads/Images/1270c6bf-14a5-4537-a3b4-be46.jpg

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By Warren Richardson - Friday, August 05, 2011 4:13 PM
If you took the Fageol hood and hammered it to fit the KW radiator surround it would tilt up in front (on the bottom edge) like the hood on the subject truck I think.
By Forgottenhighway - Saturday, August 06, 2011 5:01 AM
I like the "Okie blower" mod.

Cheers,Pat