The Jalopy Journal
About to pull the trigger on a 401 to mopar a833. (4 gear mopar)
Called https://transmissionadapters.com but they have yet to return my call.
I was and was also making engine noises :-)
Got the rear pinion angle set
Now I have to make the ladder bars.
Dropped body back on to see how my shifter for the 4 speed would work and see...
I am close to your town yearly for moparfest in new hamburg.
I am down towards chatham
Also interested. Depending on price.
I run the Lucas additive to normal Quaker or pennzoil oil. Depending on the sale when I need oil. Most are manufactured by the same place just...
Intake parts are here. Just have to assemble it
Play with this calculator
I am still working with rotary dial and I am under 40 ;-)
I am still hunting for an 8 track i-pod
I went out and bought a newer ac/DC lincoln ideal arc 250 welder because down on the farm mig welders dont work to well on...
Playing with pedals. Brain is very slow today.
Spent all night coaching the wife to squirt the baby out.
So killing time waiting for other kids...
I was just doing some random googling on this.
Never seen anything I cared for or bright enough.
Those peterbilt ones I may do some more digging...
I look at the majority of owners and think of my father.
He would rather move towards the modern muscle cars. He can jump into a brand new...
It worked out great. I got an offer from someone that wanted it badly and i could not refuse. So I sold it and picked up asc rails with that cash :-)
My 10 yr old daughter could not visualize the car.
So I randomly placed the body on frame to give a mind some visions[ATTACH]
Calling it quits today.
Off to digest Turkey for or Thanksgiving weekend[ATTACH]
Now pedal conundrum.
Also have to fit a shifter and rods down there.
Is the 4 bar mount backwards?
Thinking that while I post these photos
I been occupied lately but got back to work a bit on this
Tires and rims are for mockup purpose only.
Have to get axles for the rear. Also waiting...
I had my 67 dart in primer and rolling around my small town. It's a 340 stroked to 418 with some overly worked heads. I randomly get on it on...
I went for my first bungee jump when I was born
Buick special, nailhead 364, 401, 425 bellhousing for manual trans
Pulled from a 57 buick[ATTACH]
Some mockup to see how the chassis would fit
Ran out of mig wire.
So I was disassembling the 401 nailhead.
2 stuck pistons and one seized wrist pin.
Lots of gummy greasy oil.
Block will need...
Long ways to go
Frame is in progress ... pics on a build thread
A bit more tinkering today.
One side rail together. Just have to finish weld and do the other rail.
After a long busy period I had some free time so I started to put the puzzle together.[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
I would love to go some year. 8 hr drive one way for me.
Apparantly the swap meet is killer. If you can't find that mopar part at Carlisle it...
I have personally never used them but they are near Ogdensburg NY.
Then you can claim the package yourself...
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