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Glen Erickson and his 1936 Ford pickup he built. He estimates he has put 20,000 hours of work into the chopped, lowered and widened custom truck. The truck is featured as the October picture in the Snap-on Mini Snap-shots 2012 calendar.

'Built from junk,' truck ends up on calendar

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Glen Erickson's love of old trucks and cars started when he was 9 years old and his father gave him a small slot car racer truck.

"I had this little race set, and around and around I used to watch that little pickup go," he said. "So when I was able to drive, my dad brought me home a 1949 Plymouth, and he said if I could get it running, I could have it. Well, it wasn't long and I had it running."

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