The ’38 Ford Build Thread… Again…

Monday, October 24, 2016
The ’38 Ford Build Thread… Again…

Twenty two years ago, I was an 18 year old kid fresh off a stint from racing open-wheeled cars in Europe. It might sound romantic to read that, but it… continue reading »

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Vanishing History and the Anatomy of a Cover Shoot

Friday, October 21, 2016
Vanishing History and the Anatomy of a Cover Shoot

“Photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth which can make them come back again” — Henri… continue reading »

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The Timing Tag Collection Of Fran Hernandez

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
The Timing Tag Collection Of Fran Hernandez

Now this is pretty amazing… Yesterday, I got an email from Randy Hernandez. Randy is the son of one of the most important figures in the history of… continue reading »

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The Dave DiRico ’49 Merc

Monday, October 3, 2016
The Dave DiRico ’49 Merc

John Helmuth (Helmuthbrothers) is a lot like me. He has a passion for old cars as well as a love for obsolete film cameras that are irrationally worth almost… continue reading »

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The Side Project Coupe – Done & Delivered

Monday, August 29, 2016
The Side Project Coupe – Done & Delivered

It all started innocently enough. Honest. It was just Keith and I out in the shop dreaming up a hot rod in our minds – something that happens… continue reading »

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Throwback…

Thursday, July 28, 2016
Throwback…

Once every couple of years, I get a wild hair up my ass and attempt to organize my photo collection. Well, it’s that time again… and right now,… continue reading »

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An Index of Rod & Custom Magazine

Tuesday, July 26, 2016
An Index of Rod & Custom Magazine

This is the work of a mad man. Essentially, it’s an index of Rod & Custom Magazine features from May of 1953 until May of 1974. Each entry… continue reading »

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The Jimmie Vaughan Flathead

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
The Jimmie Vaughan Flathead

So Rex Rods is jam packed at the moment – the Mearns Coupe is in final assembly, the Side-project Coupe is at upholstery, and the 409-34 is still… continue reading »

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