Register now to get rid of these ads!

jimgoetz's Recent Activity

  1. jimgoetz liked Moriarity's post in the thread Hot Rods New caretaker.

    I feel real fortunate to be the next caretaker of Jim Mcfalls 36 ford ISCA show truck. built back in 1968 and shown for a few years and...

    361.JPG 362.JPG 363.JPG 364.JPG 365.JPG 366.JPG 367.JPG 368.JPG May 18, 2019 at 4:16 PM
  2. jimgoetz liked Pist-n-Broke's post in the thread Projects Exhaust tips..

    Depends on weather I'm building headers or replacing stock style exhaust. Headers get a full inside weld to flange. Cones are made to...

    May 18, 2019 at 4:13 PM
  3. jimgoetz replied to the thread Hot Rods Stuck distributor.

    Kroil Oil is pretty amazing stuff. It might just eventually work its way down all the way to the block. If you can get it to run pretty...

    May 18, 2019 at 8:41 AM
  4. jimgoetz liked sevenhills1952's post in the thread Hot Rods Stuck distributor.

    I've had good luck with Aero Kroil over the years. It doesn't take much, just all around dist to block. Then a very small ball peen...

    May 18, 2019 at 8:32 AM
  5. jimgoetz liked 31Vicky with a hemi's post in the thread Technical Lets Talk hammer and Dolling.

    There’s a lot of things to learn. This one tip took me years to get. 30lbs force on the dolly, 3-4 ounces on the hammer taps....

    May 18, 2019 at 8:22 AM
  6. jimgoetz liked anthony myrick's post in the thread Technical Lets Talk hammer and Dolling.

    here is a look at some basic metal bumping and shrink disc demo [MEDIA] here is a hammer method similar to how I make style lines for...

    May 18, 2019 at 8:19 AM
  7. jimgoetz liked anthony myrick's post in the thread Technical Lets Talk hammer and Dolling.

    Old [ATTACH] New [ATTACH][ATTACH] hammers nothing but hammers, rail track, and a block of wood dont have a bead roller? hammers dont...

    Pictures 345.jpg Pictures 417.jpg 33 ply 3.JPG May 18, 2019 at 7:57 AM
  8. jimgoetz replied to the thread Technical Lets Talk hammer and Dolling.

    I have a couple of dollies and a couple of body hammers but I've got a whole drawer full of odd shaped junk. I have a trailer hitch ball...

    May 17, 2019 at 3:53 PM
  9. jimgoetz liked anthony myrick's post in the thread Technical Lets Talk hammer and Dolling.

    I do most of mine with ball peens Even use em as dollies. Finish with real body hammers. A good flat one and a slight crown one. Flat...

    May 17, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  10. jimgoetz replied to the thread Technical anyone ever think of a fire extinguisher for garage ?.

    Yep me too. I've had a 20# CO2 for years and the only time I ever used it was to try to get the curve in my 27 roadster trunk lid right.

    May 17, 2019 at 3:40 PM
  11. jimgoetz liked rusty rocket's post in the thread Technical anyone ever think of a fire extinguisher for garage ?.

    Yeah mine is a double duty fire extinguisher.[ATTACH] [ATTACH] I used it as an anvil to bend the strap around for my driveshaft gaurd.

    image.jpg image.jpg May 17, 2019 at 3:37 PM
  12. jimgoetz liked ct1932ford's post in the thread Hot Rods Does it have to be perfect? After all it's a Hot Rod.

    I was thinking about all the hot rods I have owned/built and were any absolutely perfect. The answer is no. I mean they were all safe...

    May 17, 2019 at 3:27 PM
  13. jimgoetz liked pirate's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    I have heard most of these terms but as a teen in the sixties cars were either a stick or automatic.

    May 17, 2019 at 3:25 PM
  14. jimgoetz liked Blues4U's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    I've never heard of it till I read HRP's thread. A manual trans, was a stick or column shift, or just a manual. Don't really understand...

    May 17, 2019 at 3:23 PM
  15. jimgoetz replied to the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    Here it was always a "stick shift" or an "automatic" whether on the floor or 3 on the tree.

    May 17, 2019 at 11:06 AM
Register now to get rid of these ads!

Archive

Copyright © 1995-2013 The Jalopy Journal: Steal our stuff, we'll kick your teeth in. Terms of Service. Privacy Policy.

Atomic Industry
Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2014 XenForo Ltd.