The Jalopy Journal
Don't know if this count?
Just bang on a piece of sheet metal I had in the scrap bin.
You are crazy, I work in shipping cars industry, I'll never do a ro/ro shipment with this fine car!
Well I don't know anything about the bench was in the truck when baught, just got it recovered. Sorry!
You are bustin' ass! As far as bags limiting travel, I usually use the stroke of the shocks to limit the stroke ;)
Works like a charm
Thanks for the compliment guys! The interior is special and look better in person!
It is a daily driver by the way!
Oups you are right how can I change the thread name?
Thanks for the kind words, yes it is Python ( snake skin ) ;)
Hi Guys thaught I would share a build I just finished for a good friend /client of mine, it is a 1959 Chevrolet Fleetside imported from the US two...
Thanks Tman, reading the link as we speak, a lot about the 265 in particular but good to read!
The L79 cam! I have read a lot about it, seems to be a very popular swap and performance proven.
Fuelie heads are quite hard to find aren't they? As far ingition, it already have a old mallory wich we are going to keep!
As far as...
Prolly aftermarket pistons, -0.30" overbore.
Want the engine to appear stock but with a smart twist inside.
Wow, alot of answers, thanks guys, the engine bore is only a 0.30 overbore, wich is quite impressive knowing the mileage those cars could have!...
32 looks great! Anymore pics of the pick up behind it? I'm building almost the same and this one looks really good!
Thanks I'll see what Amazon got to offer!
Was looking for a more done this worked out great type of advises but this is a start!
Hi Guys, tried a search about this subject but couldn't find anything!
I'm building a 38 hot rod pick up, it came with a factory 1964 283 SBC...
Samr thing I did on the 38 I'm building, the reason I used it is that I saved a 58 Gm column and shaft from a previous power steering upgrade....
Well the insert isn't started yet, we are trying to decide wegther we do horizontal like the 38 ford grille or vertical like the other model...
Made a little progress over the weekend, shaped and taked the rear cab sheet metal, looks a lot better!
Then got me a butt warmer as...
Thanks for the kind words, chopping is not easy on those years cab, especially the doors! As they taper pretty steep. You know what I talk about...
Thanks HRP, was a bit scared about chopping the grille at first, always wanted a 36 truck grille and couldn't find one nearby or in my budget....
Thanks! This was my first time chopping a top, thanks to the Hamb for pointing me in the right direction!
Hi, introduced myself months ago and mentionned starting a thread on a 38 ford pick up, I rescued from Alabma. the thing was a neglected Rat rod,...
Love the car and stance, some drilled split wishbones instead the hairpins would finish it off!
Congrats! The stance and sound is incredible!
Salut Voisin, je suis au Havre et construit des Rod et customs aussi, ou est tu, peut être que l'on s'est déjà croiser?
En tous cas beau...
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