The Jalopy Journal
Mat, I am thoroughly enjoying this build. Great work man!
I'm glad to see those UPAC parts working out so good, I am going to have to use them...
Mat, Thanks for the kudos. This is looking like a mean mofo. Judging off your avatar, you are going to have another monster like your truck.
3" chopped deluxe stanchions and frame. Lean it back for mean, flop it up for that church boy look.
57 chevrolet. Don't you have enough f100's? :D
"IS THAT SUM BITCH CHOPPED?"
Getting the profile dialed in
Starting to look real good.
Make sure both...
Not much progress to report. In a stroke of wisdom, I threw away about 11" of the inner door top structure last year. So I spent some time...
The cross ram engine is a 355", flat tops, Howards Hydraulic cam, ported GM bowtie heads, HS roller rockers, M/T intake, 660 center squirters,...
As stated before, the M/T cross ram does have a balance tube.
I ran one on my 32 for quite a while both on the street and at the track. Works...
New transmission setup for the coupe! We set the car up with a turbo 400 that was going to be a full manual reverse valve body deal. Now it just...
Looking mean Marty!
What size tire are you going to run on the rear?
Thats a little odd, still works fine for me. Lets try it again.
Working on getting the inner door structure chopped and fit to the skin. These doors are pretty light!
Also got the bear jaw or claw??? latch working on the drivers side. Sure shuts easy compared to the originals I've closed in the past. First...
Rechopped the door top for the 10th or 20th time. Finally settled on a profile that is cohesive with the driprail.
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