The Jalopy Journal
Haha guns and hot rods, I dig it!
Here's how to run bags on the stock front end..
Here's the one I'm building, love these cars!
Had alot of fun watching you guys, congrats on a great week. Larson let me drive the Chevy II a few years ago when it was still pink with the...
Ignore pdf 3529 and use 3530, it didn't scan right.
And the rest.. The templates are attached as .pdf's on this reply. Don't forget you'll have to brace the crossmember to the frame since you cut...
Here you go fellas. This will mount a 6" Slam Specialties bag in your stock front end.
Here what my work looks like on the A arms:
And the Crossmember (still needs some clean up)
I actually made templates so...
I got 6" slam specialites going in the front of my fleetline. Had to rework it all to make it fit but it should give me a better ride than the 5"...
It's starting to blow up on the radar..
I've had Bass's coupe up since his road trip last year, I'd like to see everyone elses favorites.
I just put a 4x4 rearend out of an 2000 Olda Bravada (same as S-10) in my '49. It was 3.73 gearing, posi, correct pattern, correct width and disk...
I'm making good progress on my front end but am wondering how did you guys run the airline to the bag? Which way did you run the port in the hat?
Isn't Ford doing something like this now where the car parallel parks itself? This is way cooler.
I got some double level pallet shelving. Cut the front legs off flush with the first shelf. Than put some steel over the wood shelf and put up a...
"Imation is the most sincere form of flattery"
Yep I loved yours, didn't go quite to the extent but the shape is similiar :cool: I did think...
I finished my bead roller.
Someone did a hardness test on them and they weren't bad. Anyone got a link?
Cherry picker is from Cummins tool. Its actually pretty decent....
That's true, I forgot to add the upper wheel had .012" run out so I lathed it, now its .0005". I'll add that.
Not exactly, I found it wasn't...
I can get the steel from work and have acces to machinery so it wasn't horrible but yes it would have been easier to build the frame from scratch...
I've always wanted an English Wheel so I made the mistake of buying one from the local HF. i put it together and exitedly started wheeling some...
Just caught your thread, looks good Nick!
Thank you! I'm ordering the whole kit from Slam specialities. Got the car C-notched this weekend so I'm exited to start putting it together.
Bump for anyone that's done this before..
And what size a bag was used? Will a 7" O.D. fit ok?
Droid please :D
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