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By Jeff Lakaszcyck - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 1:06 PM
Smart looking truck even today. Emblems removed. Photo from Daryl Gushee.

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By ppsyclone - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 1:08 PM
REO TREND
By Brocky - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 1:12 PM
It is a TREND,, I may be mistaken but I think It was only produced as a Diamond Reo??

This would depend on if it was built before or after May 1st, 1967..
By Bill White - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 1:34 PM
White
By clyde318 - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 1:41 PM
These were both Diamond Reo and Reo prior to the merge. But,I'm going with Bill. White briefly used this cab as well.
By Don MacKenzie - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 2:39 PM
It's a crap shoot. At one time or another the TREND was offered by WHITE, DIAMOND T, REO and DIAMOND REO. You pick 'em. I'll pick DIAMOND T since no one else has.
By Bill White - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 3:11 PM
I also will ad Oliver, and Minneapolis Moline They was branded with these names also
By Peter Mullin - Thursday, May 24, 2012 12:40 AM
Pretty tough to tell which version as I think the only change was the name plate. The driver's mirror is off of a 1980's Chevy though.

A local oil dealer had one new. It was powered by a 327 Chevrolet engine.
By tamangel - Thursday, May 24, 2012 4:37 AM
Diamond Rio for me..

Mike W

thanks for workin' thru my posting probs Dom..!
By Jeff Lakaszcyck - Thursday, May 24, 2012 1:26 PM
It's a Trend alright, and a crapshoot too. About all you can do here is just take your best shot. This just happens to be one of those briefly built White Trends, an HD240 model. And it sounds like everyone under the White banner in the mid '60's except Autocar built these. I don't know a lot about these except that the only other one I have seen is Howard Fugitt's Diamond Reo with the optional camper. Bill White had this 1st. Thanks to Daryl Gushee for the photo. The photos of Howard Fugitt's camper are mine from Huntsville.


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By John Frances - Thursday, May 24, 2012 4:20 PM
Royalex cab

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By dashby - Thursday, May 24, 2012 5:11 PM
Bill's GMC and Leeann's Trend.

By Daryl Gushee - Sunday, May 27, 2012 12:18 PM
If anyone is interested, I think this truck can be bought. It's at a salvage yard about 4 miles from here.