The Jalopy Journal
So, I liked this, not because it’s great but because it can ring true on some levels.
@F&J things can be hard and getting older is seems to be...
My home toolbox. Pair of Matco 900’s on a base that was marketed by matco back in the late 80’s to turn two bottom boxes into a work station...
Yes, I have two in the garage and another 4 scattered throughout the house.
I’ll make this suggestion, secure it and keep it from being blocked....
My work toolbox. We have required tool control so all the tools in the box are "foamed" out.
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That’s a cool project, spotted that awhile back on CL.
Here is something useful but overpriced in my eyes, on the local Connecticut CL....
You bet, and clean up the burrs when done.
Russ was form the Waterbury, CT area and the dealership that sponsored him was a mercury dealer out of Woodbury, CT.
He saved the wrecked car and...
I’m only 59 (only 59, wow that sounds bad) and it took me two years to rebuild my running car, the initial build took much longer.
So, the driver of this car is Russ Truelove. I knew Russ for years and he was a customer of mine when I worked at the Chrysler dealer in the...
Same here, I hit the mowing on the days it isn’t raining and I have some exterior house stuff to get done. Pressure wash the house and fences,...
Thanks for asking. It’s spring so my yard has taken over and work is 60 hrs a week busy.
I have been working on fuel system upgrade and...
I had the same thoughts. I started with a well used 59AB and had everything to put a 392 Hemi into my Model A.
After 3 years of driving I was...
Correct. We lived in a nice old farm house in the 60’s. 200 acres of land, barns and out buildings. Rent was $250.00 a month and in the winter it...
Welcome to the HAMB from Connecticut.
Fill out your location and post up some pics of your ride.
I did the same thing on my Tudor rebuild. I used just regular old Douglas fir and it came out ok.
Check out somewhere around page two of my build...
Car looks great. How’s she running and how are you enjoying the car.
Monster, thanks for the update. This was my first time going to Fitchburg, I enjoyed myself. Stopped by @Robert J. Palmer spot, dad was there and...
It’s clear and 42 degrees this morning. I’m off to Fitchburg, see you guys there.
Still watching the weather. Its an hour and a half ride there or 40 mins to lake Compounce for the swap meet there. Rain in both places but might...
Bump them up.
Bump it up.
Thanks for that. I’m watching the weather but still haven’t made a top for the car. I don’t mind driving in the rain with the car but something to...
Weather not looking to promising. I don’t think I’ll drive the car but might make the trip still, we’ll watch the weather.
Should look good with the red motor.
I found this old school lunch pail in the attic of the last house I owned, that was 25 years ago now.
Thought it was cool and saved it. When I...
Thanks Nash, it’s a nice driver and I’m working on things at the same time enjoying the car, that’s what it’s all about.
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