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Old 04-01-2007, 09:45 PM   #1
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Default *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

So everyone says I should start posting my build pics. I usually posts different posts for each pic, but Im gonna throw them all into one, so keep checking, Im gonna keep this updated every week! SO heres my moc-up to where I am as of this week!







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Old 04-01-2007, 09:46 PM   #2
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Old 04-01-2007, 09:54 PM   #3
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Default Re: *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

WOW. Really nice - that car is going to be beautiful when complete.

Love it.
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Old 04-01-2007, 09:58 PM   #4
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Default Re: *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

It ok if you like these sort of things, lol. No really very nice!
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Old 04-01-2007, 10:08 PM   #5
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Default Re: *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

I love it looks great. love the color of the motor and the mock up looks cool.
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Old 04-01-2007, 10:10 PM   #6
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wow, nice car. I am really digging the simple dash treatment.
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Old 04-01-2007, 11:12 PM   #7
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That intake setup looks great, but what the hell is it?
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Old 04-01-2007, 11:41 PM   #8
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Default Re: *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

Saw one just like that in the new DICE mag' . Looks awesome!
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Old 04-02-2007, 08:27 AM   #9
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Default Re: *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

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Saw one just like that in the new DICE mag' . Looks awesome!
Yeah...forgot to bring that up on the HAMB! Thanks Kev....everyone should go out and get this mag Its mostly bobbers and choppers, but its a great little mag and you should always support the little guys. They have a website if you cant find it at your local newstand.
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Old 04-02-2007, 08:31 AM   #10
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Default Re: *Pics* Model A build-lookout Chopperman!!

jspencer916...the intake is a early Studebaker Edmunds 2x2 that I adapted the the Caddy. Im running the Stude WW carbs on it with the Edmunds air cleaners. Im working on a friend whos getting ready to part with some Edmunds valve covers for me!!!
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Old 04-02-2007, 08:39 AM   #11
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Can't wait for the next installment...Looks Good!
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Old 04-08-2007, 05:40 PM   #12
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Heres the weekly update...Didnt get to much done this week...waiting on chrome. But heres what I got done.
Front spring in

Made clutch shaft and installed fork and arm

Painted rearend and bolted on backing plates

Made generator bracket...alittle big, but a crapload of holes so I guess it works!
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Old 04-08-2007, 06:04 PM   #13
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dammmmm nice model a

i love it
i guess im going to have to polish up my build skills a lil huh
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Old 04-08-2007, 06:13 PM   #14
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I dunno...Pretty rough looking. I suppose that if you asked, I would come and 'take it off your hands' j/k. Looks nice. Keep us updated.
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Old 04-08-2007, 06:16 PM   #15
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Awesome build dude!!! love the Cadillac motor, is that "universal gold" that motors painted??? my chevy's engine just got painted the same color!! looks good!
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Old 04-08-2007, 06:18 PM   #16
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wow,looken good.killer motor,nice work
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Old 04-08-2007, 08:07 PM   #17
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I dig your car...Were going to have to meet up when both of our cars are done and snap some pix...that intake RULES BTW>>>
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Old 04-08-2007, 09:18 PM   #18
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Man, That is one Kool lookin' "A" ! I'm working on one also (a lot slower). Looking forward to seeing this one on the road.

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Old 04-08-2007, 09:25 PM   #19
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Looks killer!
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Old 04-08-2007, 09:39 PM   #20
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I hate people like you. You're so much better than me!

Great looking car.

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