The Jalopy Journal
Try McMaster-Carr, mail order. https://www.mcmaster.com/
Everything I've ever bought from them has been perfect.
The '32 is in the upholstery shop as we speak. I will post pictures as soon as it is done.
Thanks for asking.
Well, the little blue deuce went out on the road today for the first time. Everything went bitchin' - the quick change made too much noise, the...
Jenna said what? You got another '59?
Holy cow, JJ that's a score.
Good for you, man
I'll come over to see it and be amazed.
About the roll bar, as a matter of fact, I put it back in the car last night. The legs that go into the trunk are removable which makes it a...
When I first put the eBay headers on, they were awful close to the body. (Probably intended for a Model A.) It was much cheaper to add spacers...
How did we got along so very well without tutorials before, and now almost everything we do requires that we read a tutorial before we proceed....
Please, timwhit, no weeing on my coupe.
Scrolling takes forever.
Stuff is harder to find.
PM's are an impossibility.
The site is harder to read.
Warm and fuzzy is not the way to go on a...
37 Kid, that is the wire that you get with a Speedway kit. We haven't found any that were too short so far.
When all you have is the cab, how do you tell '32, '33, and '34 pickups apart?
What song does it play?
1941 Ford Florentine blue, and the same color code was used by Studebaker.
Thanks for posting the pictures of my car. Your camera is soooo much better than mine.
Well, after two total knee replacements and lots of...
If you're going to get your kicks on Route 66, don't miss the Wigwam Motel in Rialto CA., between Los Angeles and San Bernardino. Google "Wigwam...
Ricky K has a legitimate question. I was wondering the same thing about my '32. What I'm going to do is to drill two holes in the bottom cross...
That is so cool!
Looks like it was inside most of the time.
How many quarts to fill one from scratch?
What about an LED bulb?
Some of them look kinda short.
Wow . . Kool! What wheels do they fit?
If you need any help, give me a call.
Man, am I ever glad that I had you work on my '32 when you did. I remember how it went: Bring in car at 8:00 am. Drink a cup of coffee. Walk...
Yeah, I have a plug in the rear cover, and another plug between the ribs on the passenger side which is lower than the plug on the cover. I...
I'm new at quickchange rear ends and have a question: "Since the Ford center section has been replaced with a Halibrand, how do I fill the ring...
That is SO COOL! I would love to go roaring around in it. Like Dexter the Dog, I also remember the big warm cloud of diesel exhaust wrapping...
My ride was a Dodge Power Wagon ambulance on the island of Crete, Greece. My Model A was in storage in Oregon. On that day I was walking across...
I am not going to beat you up about rubber fuel lines. Instead I am going to beat you up about the coil mount. Is that coil mounted on an angle?...
Another source for Packard 440 wire is Jim Gordon at Antique Auto Parts in Rosemead CA. He has a huge spool of it. Try (626) 288-2121 after...
Good luck, Greg. I hope you find it.
Good to see this thread back up again. Wonderful story.
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