The Jalopy Journal
That's a cool looking ride ... simple and tough.
Open to offers.
1955 Belair 2 door hardtop. Not for sale now.
1962 Galaxie 500. Not for sale at this time.
That is kiler!
That car is hard as nails and my inspiration at this point!
@LSGUN ... that's impressive!
Exactly. So @Old wolf stated above, it looks like it's going to be cardboard and transferring over to metal. What gauge of metal @Old wolf...
@low budget ... pretty much like your name, wanna' build it low budget. This is what I'm going for (minus the custom fins and lights) ... but...
^ That's ugly ... LOL.
@Gearhead Graphics no doubt about that. And like I said, I'm not trying to make a full blown Barrett-Jackson ready car. I'm just looking for...
@henry29 My body mounts are definitely not in the factory location then.
The body mounts in the red circles are gone. My firewall is mostly...
@Old wolf and @JOECOOL
Thanks for the reply's, yeah it's a cobbled mess, but as expensive as tri-fives are these days this is the only way I'm...
@Sancho thanks! Good info!
Where can you pick up those tail lights and buckets? And what year Packard Clipper?
So I traded for a fairly clapped out '55 Bel Air, and one of the big issues I see it having is a screwed up/non-existent front passenger side body...
I really dig this one, what mods are on here?
*Frenched license plate
These two are the beez kneez!
Cool pics. Thanks! I love the ideas I'm getting! I was on the fence if I could do mine traditional and not "Boyd Coddington" style. Lots of...
Dang ... that's slick!
Here are a few I've come across that I really dig ...
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Beautiful .. any more pics of that!?
That '55 is clean!
Tough as nails ... more pics please!
Sancho, YES! That's what I'm talking about! Good references! Thank you!
^ Yes I like that a lot.
Is there a post that is dedicated to 55 - 57 Chevy Customs? I'm very curious to see the history of these in traditional form. I know the 54 and...
1961 GMC Shortbed Fleet. Drop spindles, drop springs, nice bumpers, 350/350 combo, nice bed, 5 lug, front disc brakes, power steering. Open to...
Thanks for the input thus far!
Could the 1st one (top pics) be a Dodge?
Thank you. Any ideas on the first one?
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