Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

OK. It’s not spring yet… But the big tech overhaul of a month ago lead to some electrical work here at Atomic HQ. That electrical work then lead… continue reading »

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No Surf in Nevada

No Surf in Nevada

Rattling down Interstate 80 in Western Nevada, I caught a glimpse of an old car parked in a corral on the side of the road. I only saw… continue reading »

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Interesting Alternatives to the 32 Ford!

Interesting Alternatives to the 32 Ford!

Let’s say you’ve been saving for a few years, and really have your heart set on building an original Henry Ford steel ’32 Coupe or Roadster… Nice choice…. continue reading »

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The Hot Rod Art of Daniel Marshall

The Hot Rod Art of Daniel Marshall

I should start by saying I don’t know Daniel Marshall personally, and I don’t even know if he’s a serious car guy, but his hot rod art was… continue reading »

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Frugally Living With Old Shit

Frugally Living With Old Shit

Yesterday’s post got me thinking about financial responsibility and how we all justify this thing of ours. In most cases, obviously, there just isn’t justification for the money… continue reading »

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Featured Classified: ’40 Ford ‘Vert

Featured Classified: ’40 Ford ‘Vert

I’ve long maintained that the best driving early Fords were made between 1936 and 1940. They ride fine, they handle great, and they stop predictably. Add a little… continue reading »

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Small Scale, Big Horsepower

Small Scale, Big Horsepower

A couple of years ago, I found myself wandering around a car show in Northern California. It was a Sunday in late August and, for the most part,… continue reading »

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Mr. Magoo’s Sloppy Jalopy! (1952)

Mr. Magoo’s Sloppy Jalopy! (1952)

One thing you’ll learn- You can’t put one over on ol’ Mister Magoo! Here’s a gem of a cartoon from 1952 where nearsighted Magoo buys a car for… continue reading »

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