The Jalopy Journal
I'm glad its back.
I'm building a pickup from the remains of a 41 Australian coupe ute.
Its pretty neat concidering i started with just a left...
reverse the rear leaf springs eyes, that'll gain an inch, then using a vice and clamps carefully remove the lowest leaf spring and flip it over on...
My buddy just used one with a truck cab he had to build a 37 dodge pickup.
I dig this buildup, mate you do really nice work. You and the missus should be real proud of ya selves.
I've really enjoyed this thread. I have a 56 Dodge Kingsway Crusader coupe ute basically a remodeled 54 wagon done at the factory in australia.
A lot of cars up until the 70's had a neat roll'd rear beaver panel below the rear bumper FROM THE FACTORY, simply unbolting the rear bar and...
I bet he had the hammer down when it happened, what a mess.
I've got three key words to building the perfect period custom RESEARCH, RESEARCH and RESEARCH the era, fad's and styles before you start.
Sweet, all done nice and simple. Looks great.
You have some fine skills there man, they both turned out Sweet As mate.
My all Time favourite 32 5 window.
Building a 60 falcon custom for th missus , quad lights, tunneled taillights, 4 bucket seats and full length consul etc, well that's the plan. I...
Put 3.08 gears in it, you can cruise the freeway plus tackle hilly regions without knocking it back too many gears.
I hate when people remove the front vent windows
You obviously know what it is, so call it what you want. It's your ride.
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