The Jalopy Journal
Beautiful, just beautiful. Thank you so much for sharing!
Could you take a picture of the clutch fix? Thanks, just curious.
Congratulations on your epic trip! Great pictures!
Hot Rod Reunion, Bowling Green Kentucky?
How hard was that?
Where's the link?
Hmmmm, I don't know that animal. I have a set on my '49 truck that are 6 lug car/truck artillery.
'62 261 ci Chevrolet
Since you dig it that is all that matters. I think it is bush league.
Add a door bell.
Alan, sorry they were so dirty but I wanted to get them out as I was headed into town. I used that blue caliper grease at the pivot points which...
I have that stuff, wheel cylinders I mean. It's yours for the shipping.
You're good with the 12 V into the 6 V horn, did that to mine for 15 years, dd/only vehicle. How many times do you use (lay on for that matter) a...
Alan, this is an older picture of me (red truck on the right) and some friends a few years ago.
Good on you! You're doing it the right way. It's a lot of work but being able to stop with confidence is everything!
The above is wrong. I meant to say there are two adjustment holes. Choose either one to start. Tighten (shoes are going OUTWARD toward the hub)...
There's no easy way with Huck, they are a bit more labor intensive. Tighten either shoe until it drags slightly, then do the other. Get a shop...
Welcome to Virginia! I'm in Charlottesville, PM me if you need a beer tour.
This statement is FALSE..."Main problem on the Hucks seems to be the wheel cylinders get stuck."
Hucks are great brakes, they just need...
FWIW, you don't need Bendix. I have put over 100,000 miles on a personally ALL-HUCK brakes driven daily driver '49 Chevy 1/2 ton. I have been...
This cover^^^^is what I used on my bench seat. You will be able to do the same with a Mexican Blanket.
I cut 1/2 or was it 3/8" DOWEL ROD into...
LOL, yes, learned it's a truck transmission. I like it because I'm going to use the shift cover as it has a drilled out boss for a reverse switch....
This is funny, I have one (fifth hole is on top) Saginaw three speed.
My paint is drying, I think it's a good idea.
Made a gasket out of a Wheaties box years ago and with RTV it doesn't leak.
If you intend on driving some serious mileage get rid of the question...
LOL, lose the nickname 'Shakey Jake'!
Seriously, good luck in your quest to be proficient in that beautiful art form!
Red Label Delco, 12 volt, Black Label Delco, 6 volt.
Too historic, get in touch with Neil Young!
Highlander, that JB Weld or?
Flux, believe it or not I just sold my triple less carbs. Sad. But, it went to a good man that has helped me a bunch! Your engine looks superb!...
Sorry, but that is just one of many American cars that is just perfect as is.
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