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Old 08-17-2014, 09:35 AM   #1
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National Post Office Museum

I have just returned from Washington DC. While I was there one of the places that I visited was the National Post Office museum. I was very disappointed to find out that they DO NOT have a postal Jeep on display. They had the stupid Gumman LLV but no Jeep. What the hell ? OK I feel better now.

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Old 08-17-2014, 10:13 AM   #2
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Ok I gotta ask! WHY were you at the national post office museum? Did yu visit the worlds largest ball of yarn while you were there? I hear it's quite amazing also!

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Lol just messin man

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Old 08-17-2014, 10:58 AM   #3
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It's gotta be an "Ohio" thing. :-)
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Old 08-17-2014, 12:11 PM   #4
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Its right next to Union Station, which I really did want to see. I do have to admit to being a bit of a history buff so I really did enjoy the postal museum too.
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Old 08-17-2014, 02:29 PM   #5
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Lol I had to say it, sorry lol
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Old 08-17-2014, 02:36 PM   #6
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Klug... Truth Be told.. I would do the same thing.
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Old 08-18-2014, 03:24 AM   #7
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I know guys, all in good fun.
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Old 08-18-2014, 05:03 PM   #8
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The DJ5 is really under appreciated....sad to hear the US gov. with their flagrant disregard for overspending didn't see fit to put $5k into getting a fully restored nice example for the museum!

One of my goals is to make a DJ5 into a RHD rock crawler!
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Old 08-19-2014, 10:09 AM   #9
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That is surprising.
My first Jeep was a DJ5 (altho a left hand drive). Had the sliding doors. Kinda cool really. It had a 2 speed automatic transmission that wouldn't quit. 156 cu in motor (4 cylinder) Posi-traction rear diff, but did NOT have 4WD. I had oversized tires on it (we used to call them 60's) and I couldn't slide the door open while driving as they would rub. Wish I had a picture - it was fun, but I don't miss it... now that I've got a YJ.

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