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1959 International RDF-230-F with a Rolls Royce Engine.

1959 International RDF-230-F

Hoof, fenders, doors and fuel tank off.

Hood, fenders, doors and fuel tank off

Cab being lifted off.

Cab being lifted off

Cab off.

Cab off

Rolls Royce Diesel Engine Serial Number Plate.

Rolls Royce Diesel Engine S/N Plate

Right side of fender.

Right side of chassis

Left side of Rolls Royce Diesel engine.

Rolls Royce Engine

Shelby removing all parts from cab interior.

Shelby removing all parts from cab interior

Cab completely stripped.

Cab completely stripped

Front end stripped clean.

Front end stripped clean

New grill guard and bumper.

New grill guard & bumper

Cab sheet metal work all done and test fitting luberfiner on cover.

Cab sheet metal work all done

Body work continuing on cab sitting on the firewall.

Body work continuing on cab

Rear tires off, stripping down suspension.

Rear tires off

rear brakes removed, ready to rebuild rear suspension.

Rear brakes removed

Cab roof body work done.

Cab roof body work done

Cab in primer

Cab in primer

This is some of the smaller cab parts painted International Construction Equipment Yellow.

Smaller cab parts painted

Rear suspension walking beams taken off and getting new bushings.

Rear suspension

Rear suspension ealking beams with new brass bushings installed.

New brass Bushings

Hendrickson rear suspension now rebuilt with new bushings and pins installed.

Hendrickson rear suspension


George Kirkham starting to paint the 230 cab International Construction Equipment Yellow

George Kirkham starting to paint the 230 cab International Construction Equipment Yellow

George with the Cab and Hood painted.

George with the Cab and Hood painted.

Frame Being Sand Blasted

Frame Being Sand Blasted

Frame and Chassis Painted Black With Wheels Painted the Same as Cab

Rolls Royce Engine Repainted Factory Grey

Cab being lowered onto chassis

Cab being lowered onto chassis

Rad, Wheels, and 1200x24 Inch Tires, with Cab Mounted to Chassis

Rad, Wheels, and 1200x24 Inch Tires, with Cab Mounted to Chassis

Cab Interior At Top: Sun Visors & Lower Wig Wag

Cab Interior At Top: Sun Visors & Lower Wig Wag

Test Fitting Nos, Chrome Grill Surround

Test Fitting Nos, Chrome Grill Surround

Steering Wheels 17 Cracks Ground Out, Ready to be filled

Steering Wheels 17 Cracks Ground Out, Ready to be Filled

Low Air Wig Wag Install For Warning of Low Air Pressure

Low Air Wig Wag Install For Warning of Low Air Pressure

Headliner Back Cab Panel and Low Air Wig Wag Installed

Headliner Back Cab Panel and Low Air Wig Wag Installed

Front End Grill and Head Light Mounted in Place

Front End Grill and Head Light Mounted in Place

New Bumper & Grill Guard Installed

New Bumper & Grill Guard Installed

Right Fender Done & Chrome Air Cleaner Installed

Right Fender Done & Chrome Air Cleaner Installed

Rolls Royce 6 Cylinder Diesel Ready to Go To Work

Rolls Royce 6 Cylinder Diesel Ready to Go To Work

RDF-230-H Completed Interior

RDF-230-H Completed Interior

Left Side View on 1200 x 24 Inch Tires

Left Side View on 1200 x 24 Inch Tires

Left Rear Ready For A Drive

Left Rear Ready For A Drive

RDF-230-H Finished

RDF-230-H Finished

Tractor package

Left side veiw of the tractor package

Front view of tractor package with IH mudflaps and diamond plate fenders