The Jalopy Journal
By far my favorite fords,especially the 55
Looks like "Mild" is the best way to keep that "look"
just my opinion..........bigern
I took some off a jeep.
Peeled off the film. Removed the adhesive with. Ammonia on a rag.
Let it soften scrape it off with plastic filler...
'Mo came up with the word I was looking for.
"Classy". Describes most of the cars shown.
"Elegant". Just a few of them in my opinion,rise...
It's great to hear from and about Good People. Cheers. Bigern
what a super find....lucky you,,,,,,,,,lucky car!!!!!!!
can't imagine a better find for a car guy.
awesome, Have tons of fun,,,,,give us...
A true 1950's COVER CAR! " California style"
Tons of talent,taste,and imagination to create such a great looking car.
Thanks for all the pics....
"Yesterday, when I was young " ..:cool: :D
I REEEEEEEEEEEEEEELY like it...bigern:):):)
Bigern is now 74 years young. I imagine a lot of you old/young guys can imagine
the size of the smile on my face every time I see this...
HEY.......Very,,Very nice models guys.
Thread gets better every week.....thanks..:) :) :) big ern
I love it!!!!!
bigern :) :)
Nice metal work.Looking forward to seeing more of this big project
Bigern. :) :)
And it will look GREAT!!! bigern :):)
Hey man why don't you tell us what you really think!
Fortunately none of these folks worry about the guys that never will understand
Many a beautifull custom has been spoiled by using the Packard grill.IMHO
You should be real proud of your work,,,,,BEAUTIFUL home :)
They don't come much swoopier than this !!!
The furriners are definately beautiful ,but good old North American customs can and do match them...
Nice work!!!!my kinda guy....bigern
Double that!!! thanks
Dark grey stripe..
On second thought,how about airbrushingthe inside edge of flames with thin fogged color ,to filled in tips. Very slight...
Did my first flame job in1956,may do my next on current project.
Flames never die!!!!
Jerry.....sorry about your Dad......Make sure he sees a lot of you...
Say Hi to him and your mom ,from Canada..
hang in there...
Rage premium gold,,,,,,,,nice stuff
1954 Raleigh 3 speed
i like it ....DONT change the paint.....Ernie:) :)
Anymore I won't even take a down payment to hold the car.
When the guy changes his mind he can walk away from a small deposite,and cause no end...
I like it a lot,but it looks too nice and big bucks for a driver.
Or,were you just going to trailer it to shows? Ernie
Skirts on a truck.............Bad idea
Visit to police chief to explain many demerit points.
Ambrose McKegney "meanest cop in town",in the 50's.Nailed me two nights in a row,,
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