UPDATE 1-Oshkosh to pay $131 mln for specialty truckmaker

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(Recasts lead, adds details, background, share prices, changes dateline from BOSTON) CHICAGO, July 28 (Reuters) - Oshkosh Truck Corp. , which is best known for its military transport trucks, fire engines and dump trucks, said on Friday it agreed to acquire Iowa Mold Tooling Co. for $131 million, the latest effort to broaden its product line. Iowa Mold, which is owned by American Capital Strategies Ltd. , makes tire trucks, truck-mounted cranes and other specialized vehicles used in the ...

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