1952 Jeep Willys M38
& M100 Trailer
Selling a street legal 1952 Willys Army Jeep Model M-38 with lockable 1952 Dunbar-Kapple M-100 Engineer Ordnance Stock Trailer. This Korean War Jeep in Olive Drab over tan canvas was made to drive underwater, has only 13,900 Actual miles and 5,300 since restored. A complete bottom up and body off chasis restoration. It is the last year for flat hood and fenders. The owner has been collecting Military radios and antiques for years. When he goes to a show and sees a correct spare part he buys it. They are now included with the Jeep and Trailer (inventory listed below). Jeep and trailer have clear and separate Titles, Jeep VIN is RMC105981 and Trailer VIN is 285801.
The flat four cylinder engine has had a new fuel pump, spark plugs, gas tank, and carburetor. The transmission is three speed with HI/LO and 2/4 wheel drive. There are four drum brakes. There are two 12 volt batteries with the radio on a 24 volt system.
There are cat eyes on the front, a parade siren, stock fire extinguisher with bracket, First Aid kit, front rope, collapsible water bucket, jack and handle, tire pressure gauge, tools under passenger seat, and the stock shovel and axe (Pioneer Tools) affixed to the side. The mounted 9' Radio Whip Antenna has stock retainer that is rare and hard to find. The seats are original with redone canvas covers. All four tires are in excellent condition and the spare is unused. There is a brand new summer canvas top and the original winter top with doors. The original is a little rough but nice to have. There is a 5 gallon external fuel can on the back as well as extra in the trailer.
The working radio is an AN-VRC-10 with power supply and canvas cover. It also has a 50 foot mast antenna. Manual info for the radio is:
TM-11-286 Manual; Radio Sets, AN-VRC-10
TM-11-263 Manual; Radio Sets, AN-GRC9
TM-11-284 Manual; Radio Sets, AN-GRC-3 Thru 8
There is an aftermarket lunette universal hitch for the trailer. The top of this 1/2 ton Ordnance trailer is rare and very valuable and desired. Here are some Manual details for the trailer and tow bar;
TM-9-871A Manual; 1/4 Ton 2 Wheel Cargo Trailer, M-100
TM-9-2330 Manual; Trailer, Cargo Amphibious
Tow Bar is TM-9-4910-593 Manual, Tow-Bar, Motor Vehicle
The inventory included is substantial, correct, and most of it is listed below:
- Gatling gun mount
- Two 5 Gallon Fuel cans and Two 5 Gallon Water cans
- Camouflage Kit including barracks bag with cover, poles, spreaders and netting (one side fall other side summer)
- Extra antenna bag
- Rare and great shape 4x4 utility 1/4 Truck M-38 Manual TM-9-8012
- TM-9-1826A Manual, Carburetors (Carter)
- Spare carburetor
- Battery terminals
- License plate brackets
- Two Mortar round tubes
- Extensive collection of electrical parts, spark plugs, light bulbs, clips, footman loops
- Distributor, Air Breather, 2 Carbs, starter, cat eye lens, shocks, distributor wiring
- Canvas support rods (4), Two are spares
It is estimated that the value for the Trailer is $5,000, $4,000 in inventory, and $1,000 for the Radio. When all accessories are combined with the Jeep there is great value.
Buyer must pick up or arrange shipping.
Price: $24,500 obo (reasonable offer only please)
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