The Jalopy Journal
Haven’t updated my build in a while. I drove to the Hot Rod Reunion in Bowling Green Ky. It was about 260 miles from home and no issues. Put about...
7 am to 7 PM free admission
So cool to see the progress. Had been wondering about the outcome of your project. What an undertaking. Awesome work.:)
Glad he was able to take care of the glass. Will you be going to Newport city park this Saturday? It's a cruise in for charity. Really cool place...
It's a stock spring from Posies but for a narrowed axle. The cross member is flattened and a 4" dropped narrow axle
First drive today. Not done but feels so good to drive her
[ATTACH] Got the gauges in. Going to use a different steering wheel.
Cool looking before but wow going to be sweet this time. Like what you are doing
Thanks for the idea. Not sure what I’m going to put in the holes
Here she is in the snow in 2015 when she was still original. A lot different now.
4.50x16 and 7.00x16
Man that is such a cool T. Cannot imagine driving that in Houston lol.
The headers were ceramic coated by M&R coatings in Kodak Tn. I have always liked the look of white headers.
Thank you all for the kind comments
I’m not looking to paint it. I put new top wood in and she will get a new top and simple but nice interior. There is no rust through on the body...
Mike and Jim pushed the firewall in as much as they could and keep the stock tank. I wanted to run a stock fuel pump and a mechanical fan plus...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Since I might have figured out how to post pictures. I will show progress of my sedan. I bought it in 2007...
Jim looking good
This is an amazing project. Looks so good
Laminated. I did have the old glass as a template. I remember seeing your car at the shades nice looking ride for sure. Mike and Jim buit the...
[ATTACH] The hood made a big difference. HRP
I used Frank at Auto Glass of America across from Ingles on the west end of Morristown. He cut all...
Looks so sweet. The perfect stance. Mike and Jim do awesome work.
You may try Allen's Transmissions in Newport 423-623-0698. Talk to Sherman Allen I have seen a 56 Cadillac in there and several other old cars.
the console is the same but the plates are different. If you are not worried with being correct I would make a plate. I sold a 4 speed console top...
Man looks like he had a great time.
I dont post much but the fastest I have been in a car was 155 indicated in my vette. On a yamaha r1 I saw 178 on the speedo. Who knows what the...
Greg Donahue collector car restorations in Floral City Fl. He specializes in 63 and 64 Galaxies.
I have bought alot of parts from him over the...
i believe it fits the mid 40's flathead ford v-8
if you are using a ford alt you can go to galaxie forum and find the wiring layout.
It is an offy 3 duece intake and 3 stromberg 97's. The linkage moves freely. Now the bad part the whole assembly has been in a house fire. it was...
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