The Jalopy Journal
NOT HOW THE CAR LOOKS. just playing on the computer while she is covered up in the sub zero temperatures. but i really like this rendering. [ATTACH]
She's awesome. Did you weld in the grill yourself. I'm thinking of doing that.
Wasn't feeling the rims and spinners.
just down the road in toronto
thanks, thats what inspires me too. i haven't thought about the bumpers in copper. but i am toying with the idea of doing the rims in the same copper.
Just a better shot of the ass end. That's all
maybe i shouldn't say. you might steal more that just ideas. lol.
Off a 53 for my 53[ATTACH]
Just scored this beauty today.
A little more work over the weekend. [ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH]
Painted the back bumper , replaced the brake light lenses and installed the gas door...
I think I'm in love.
So I've come to the realization that I could do body work for the rest of my life and still not have a great car. So I said screw it and started...
Rattle can copper top. [ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH]
its the original 3 speed standard column shifter.
I'm building a 4 door 53. But I'm just learning as I go so I won't be a whole lot of help. You're welcome to check out my thread. (And don't...
nice ride. thanks for the kind words. but you've got me beat, i haven't had mine out yet.
i found an auto supply house near me that takes real car paint and puts it in spray bombs. i just picked up some metallic copper...
That's cause your spending too much time cleaning your garage. Lol
my project is famous now....
Next phase of the stealth stereo install. This old tool box will be mounted in the trunk housing a 10" sub in a custom box and the amp...
Got some fine tuning to do but we are tucking bumper.
Before and after. Not to shabby for a noob.
Just couldn't wait. Had to do a dry fit. I love it. Hopefully tuck it in tighter. Then the front one.
I think that's gonna look nice tucked into the ass end of my baby.
no, definitely didn't split the exhaust. its quite odd actually. its got one pipe running to the back and into a 'U' shaped pipe. kind of a faux...
my eldest already gave me the deadline to drive him to school on the first day of highschool this september.
Bye bye bumper bolts.
I'm actually trying my hand at smoothing the bumper. So it will be painted.
Wish me luck.
Gotta love a car big enough that you can just climb in the trunk to install speakers.
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