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norm grabowski's Henway truck

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  1. hagar
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    Anyone have pictures or information on Norm Grabowski's Henway truck? It's been around for years as his shop truck.
     
  2. CURIOUS RASH
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    <font color="green">You talking about the Chevy/GMC truck? Step-side?

    I think I may have some from A Pinhead deal we had and he got that thing striped to the hilt.

    Or are you talking about "Boogie til you Puke?"

    RASHY </font>
     
  3. oldchevyseller
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    how about these? [​IMG]
     

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    this is norm and his wife
     

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  7. crewcutkid
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    "Boogie 'till you puke" <- Whotta weird monster, but it is "Mr. Norm", so it's okay. God, this was one pointless post fer me. Sorry.
    -Crew [​IMG]
     
  8. CURIOUS RASH
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    <font color="green">Damn,

    i forgot all about that one.

    Had to jump in the "way-back machine" when I saw those pics! </font>
     
  9. oldchevyseller
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    norm is one hell of a talent, here is a trunk he made also Trunk made by Norm for his 1932 Studebaker. Now owned by Joe Klinkhardt.
     

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  10. nor cal nic
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    what's a henway?
    nic
     
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    That trunk is beautiful!
    -Crew
     
  13. CURIOUS RASH
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    [ QUOTE ]
    what's a henway?
    nic

    [/ QUOTE ] <font color="green">That's gotta be the third time this month!!!

    RASHY </font>
     
  14. manyolcars
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    This is the truck Norm is driving now. 1937 Ford 1 1/2 ton. Notice the shovels serving as rear view mirror mounts.
     
  15. nor cal nic
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    [ QUOTE ]
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    what's a henway?
    nic

    [/ QUOTE ] <font color="green">That's gotta be the third time this month!!!

    RASHY </font>

    [/ QUOTE ]

    i've never asked that once this month...
    nic
     
  16. JimC
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    what's a henway?

    nic

    About 3 and a half pounds! [​IMG]
     
  17. CURIOUS RASH
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    <font color="green">Drum roll please!!!

    Nic, I just meant that it's prolly the third time it's been on here this month.

    Once was from me!

    I love that joke!

    RASHY </font>
     
  18. choprods
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    Last time I saw the Henway was the first time I met Norm....Memphis Tenn Nats-1980....in the early morning he aske me if I had any beer!!
     
  19. spark
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    Rashy any chance of lossing the Manson thing? takes up a lot of screan and geting kinda old.
     
  20. dj Melon
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    The FIRST time I saw the Henway was in the early '70s at Street Rod 'Nats in Tulsa....there were three of us (including Unkl Norm) drinking beer, putting the empty cans in the exhaust stacks of the Henway, firing it up and blowing the cans about 50-feet into the air! (Of course, my memory of this event is a little faded...my brother related this story to me after we sobered up!)

    --Melon
     
  21. Yo Baby
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    Speaking of Boogie Til Ya Puke,A guy gave me a t-shirt some years ago from a DC area band called Root Boy Slim And The Sex Change.Anybody ever hear of 'em or have any music by 'em?I'd like to satisfy my sense of morbid curiosity. [​IMG]
     
  22. Elmo Rodge
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    [ QUOTE ]
    Speaking of Boogie Til Ya Puke,A guy gave me a t-shirt some years ago from a DC area band called Root Boy Slim And The Sex Change.Anybody ever hear of 'em or have any music by 'em?I'd like to satisfy my sense of morbid curiosity. [​IMG]

    [/ QUOTE ]
    Ya mean like
    "Put a quarter in the Juke
    Boogie 'til you puke
    Form a big boss line
    It's pukin' time." ?

    Nope. Wayno
     
  23. CURIOUS RASH
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    [ QUOTE ]
    Rashy any chance of lossing the Manson thing? takes up a lot of screan and geting kinda old.

    [/ QUOTE ]
     
  24. oldchevyseller
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    i knew i wasnt the only one that witnessed that, i remem [​IMG]ber the cans flying out the stack,
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
    <font color="green">Drum roll please!!!

    Nic, I just meant that it's prolly the third time it's been on here this month.

    Once was from me!

    I love that joke!

    RASHY </font>

    [/ QUOTE ]
    i know what you meant... i'm just bustin' your chops, go figure this is a grabowski post and we're being silly... yea', i said silly.
    nic
     
  27. teddyp
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    Norm is a great guy i met him at the wota in pa and lead east in jerzery found out he was a jerzery boy born in maplewood nj his parents then moved out to ca.had a great time talking to him ,made you feel like you knew him for years BEST WISHS THANK HE GETS WELL SOON
     
  28. pasadenahotrod
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    Oh boy! That beer-car blasting exhaust at the Tulsa Nats was something. They wandered through the fairgrounds blowing stacks full of cans up in the air and there were rodders scranbling to deflect them when they came down on or near cars. Those days there was a lot drinking on the grounds and also there were the "Show Us Your Tits" that truck bed riders displayed when passing all our lovely wives and girlfriends in their hot pants, hiphugger jeans, and shelf-cut Tees.
     
  29. TexasSpeed
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    Wow. I bet you got a laugh out of that.
     
  30. divco13
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    <TABLE id=fancybox-title-float-wrap cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0><TBODY><TR><TD id=fancybox-title-float-left></TD><TD id=fancybox-title-float-main>Henway 5000 tracked vehicle</TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>
     

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