The Jalopy Journal
Sometimes the small projects are as rewarding as the big ones.
Mom's 1881 lucky silver dollar in her new home. If she brings...
That is pretty cool looking - thanks for putting it together!
I try to match the gauge as close as possible to the car - I think I used 18 Ga. for the filler panel.
I think that would look great! At this point though, after cutting up the DeSoto grill for the teeth, I'm pretty committed to the teeth....
Thanks Frank. Moving the back window forward a lot helps the lines, but even with the modest chop, a functional back seat is lost. Not a concern...
Thanks! Lots left to get done.
Here they are mocked up. Lots of "Super Deluxe" holes to fill on the back!
Years ago I saw some photos of period customs with Guide B-31 style tail lights mounted to bumper guards in place of any tail lights on the body....
Thanks everyone - can't argue with unanimous. 5 teeth it is.
Thanks - I had figured on painting the center / surround piece body color. Chrome! It would be a lot of chrome but I think it would tie it...
Need some advice - 4 grill teeth or 5? Thanks!
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