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#1 whitey01

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 11:07 AM

I don't know if there's a poll out already

If there was a poll of Datsun pickup trucks 521 and 620

Who wins

I had a 6:20 in high school and I have one now and it's always been my dream

Over the last 10 years those 521s wink at me every time I see one

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 01:33 PM

521 is a much better looking truck.

You can't hang if your nuts haven't dropped...it's physics


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Posted 15 May 2018 - 01:48 PM

521..imo

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 02:13 PM

521

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 02:28 PM

Survey says...


IBTL.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 04:22 PM

 720

 

 

 

 

521s are like driving an vehicle that should be on antiques roadshow ,,  and 620s look like ass . 

 

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So somehow while i was driving back from Eaglerock swap meet i somehow caused YOU to post this,,,, do really think members on this site are that stupid to believe i caused it??

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Yeah i guess you do,,

 

BTW ,,,, the first person to call you a pussy,,,, ya might wanna check out his ethnicity ,, cuz i don't think it's what you think it is there snowflakeboy

 


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Posted 15 May 2018 - 04:25 PM

Not an option. They also say Nissan on the side of them.


Move along, kiddo.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 04:37 PM

  It's the only real option if you wanna drive a mans truck and not some foo-foo lah-lah mobile cuz you have become "into" Datsuns now. 

 

 

Tristins of Yakima

 

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So somehow while i was driving back from Eaglerock swap meet i somehow caused YOU to post this,,,, do really think members on this site are that stupid to believe i caused it??

http://community.rat...un-for-a-while/

Yeah i guess you do,,

 

BTW ,,,, the first person to call you a pussy,,,, ya might wanna check out his ethnicity ,, cuz i don't think it's what you think it is there snowflakeboy

 


..........................I shall call it, narclops.

 

 

 


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Posted 15 May 2018 - 05:37 PM

720s are for those that aren't quite Hardbody material.


We'll call them Softbody/D20.5 from now on.

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Posted 15 May 2018 - 05:46 PM

521 if you're classy, 620 if you're a creepy minitrucker from the 70's, 720 if you don't have enough money for a Toyota, D21 if you're a painter/landscaper doing some side work.
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Posted 15 May 2018 - 05:52 PM

521's look tough and are tough. There's nothing 'pretty' about them. Basic and utility, no creature comforts. If you drive one your beard will grow in.

620s are a step up in comfort and looks but for this you can get a larger engine and 5 speed. Long and short wheelbase and a king cab.

720s are slightly larger and even more comfortable with larger engines, including a diesel. Power steering and 4x4 and more options like sun roof and electric windows, pulse delay wipers, rear window defog, carpeting........ 


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Posted 15 May 2018 - 06:37 PM

620's  get my vote



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Posted 16 May 2018 - 05:59 AM

My brain gets mushy trying to pick one over another as all the Datsun pickups have their own special appeal.

 

Kinda like the ladies.

 

 

 

Or most of them, anyway. 


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Posted 16 May 2018 - 06:27 AM

Didn't realize how unpopular Softbody/D20.5s are, oh well that makes them cheaper for me!

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 06:29 AM

Didn't realize how unpopular Softbody/D20.5s are, oh well that makes them cheaper for me!


You keep collecting. I'll be over soon to pick up a Z series 5 speed from ya.

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 10:33 AM

320

Makes large men look tiny in them.

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 10:49 AM

320

Makes large men look tiny in them.

 

320's kinda strike me the opposite way.

 

Looks to me like they make a little bitty banty rooster look like a great big cock !!


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Posted 16 May 2018 - 03:38 PM

The 620 is my favorite truck of all time. I was wondering the other day and even google searched the actual guy that designed the body, but nothing comes up. 

 

Lifted or lowered works for me, stock even looks great but I don't have one of those. :lol: 

 

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 03:44 PM

I like 521s low, 620s either low or 4x4, and softbodys are only good in black 4x4.
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Posted 16 May 2018 - 04:59 PM

A friend had a 620 when I had my 521 in the mid 70s. It was love at first sight. I never got over it. FF to the early 90s and one fell into my lap. They are beautiful looking. Nothing wrong with the 521 but looks don't even enter into the discussion. My 521 was like a mean ugly dog but when it's your dog you love it anyway.


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