The Jalopy Journal
I got tired of wire looms breaking and bending. Here is an old school approach to keeping your spark plug wires separated. You will need some...
That cab will make a bad ass hot rod. I can see the potential for sure.
I enjoyed it.
we used to call them TOTE GOATS.
Wiring first, what a nightmare. Brake lines second. The rest is fun.
A real bad HOT ROD. Why the hell am I missing out on all the fun?
It looks super in the black and white pictures.
If you leave it alone you will just be driving a car that belonged to someone else.
Throw all those opinions out the window and do it your way. Who the hell wants to drive a hot rod that must be politically correct in others eyes.
WOW!!! What a show. Wished I was there.
I have a 60 Pontiac Chief. Seeing these makes me want to do something with mine.
The reunion was very enjoyable. Bo puts on a great show. Here are a few moderate pictures. However I enjoyed all the cars rust and all.
The fins are why I would keep it!!!!!!!!!!!
Don't drive through Idaho, it will probably be snowing then.
Great story but that alone won't convince me that the car will dazzle crowds.
Streetable meaning back street? I can't imagine the State of California allowing you to drive anything like that down their modern highways. I...
Are you concerned the rear axle might rotate on those pipe clamps? Maybe a 3 link suspension.
Find 52 people who are seriously interested in donating time, parts and talent. Let each one have it for a week in their shop to add their touch....
It needs an old Mallory duel point distributor.
Definitely the 60's and early 70's. There were bad ass hot rods and serious horse power.
a 350 could possibly have wires if it was wired for a trans brake.
Follow The Money.
This frame was so low we had to put the steering rod on the top side.
It had bad ass personality before the paint. It looks good with paint, I'll bet your not a rebel anymore.
I like the dropped axle out front. A true hot rod, nice build.
Right on DocWatson. I couldn't agree more.
Diamond T's rule the truck world.
The largest freight liner in the world is owned by Walmart. It is bigger than a Carrier. It makes several trips a month to the US from China...
Yes, I have made my own Hats(rotors)however they were solid rotors and not sandwich finned(for cooling). I used them on a light car for the...
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