The Jalopy Journal
at work today[ATTACH]
[ATTACH] Most hot rodder's started on mini bikes. This is a fun event every year in La Crescenta CA.
I needed a tool to pound the grease caps back on the hubs of my trailer and didn't want to try multiple parts stores so I cut a 2" hole in a 2x4...
Looks like you have room for me[ATTACH]
Try to keep a section of a bench clear so you don't have to work on the floor. - IMPOSSIBLE!
Last week I was getting my trailer ready to tow a car to a show and needed some wood blocks to elevate the rails on my trailer. I set up the rip...
YOM application fee is a one time $45 then an extra $10 a year.
I just shipped a trans and overdrive from So Cal to No Cal for about $75 each using Fastenal Stores. They were about half the price of UPS. You'll...
truck with a still[ATTACH] [ATTACH]
Watched this Hot Rod video: [MEDIA]
I assume this is the old family garage. Have you ever thought of making a replica?
Hard enough to fit my body into this, then I have to contend with my 2 big feet in a tiny compartment for the pedals.[ATTACH]
I heard Sta-Bil didn't actually mix with the gas, it puts a thin film on the surface. Is that true?
I wonder if it was a success...[ATTACH]
I haven't been but I feel a big part of the appeal is a cool location (preferably at a beach). Irwindale and Mojave are not like that.
I need my 1935 Chrysler trans and overdrive rebuilt. Who KNOWS what they are doing? thanks
My florescent fixtures are old and when it is damp in the winter they don't like to light up all the way and I have to tap them to come on. I am...
In the morning I got a scoop of DG for landscaping, then later I went to Home Depot for lumber and when I came out I saw 3 old Chevy's parked...
Visited my motor before my buddy put it back in my Airflow. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
You want directions to the Piggly Wiggly store? Go straight ahead about 1 mile then turn left at the stop sign.
The day after the warranty expires...[ATTACH]
My shop is usually a mess, and gets worse when I do woodworking projects, then it is a sawdust covered mess. I started a little pocket notebook...
I don't trust anyone that refuses to speak over the phone
I have some small window crank knobs that have the interior hole patched with JB Weld. It won't be visible once the knobs are attached to the...
The first surfing wet suit didn't work so well...
Dollar store oven cleaner works better than the store bought engine cleaner, washes off with water, and doesn't stink when its done. When selling...
I use a similar method. I buy 5 gallons of liquid molasses from a feed store and mix it about 1:8 with water in a 5 gallon bucket with a lid. Toss...
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