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This is the 64 B/FX that Stroppe built for Pflueger L/M in Hawaii (same car in both pics)
Bill Stroppe prepared 64 B/FX Comet soon to be delivered to Hawaii
It was comfirmed through Rick Kirk back in 89-90 that it was one of the B/ FX cars
Earle Char's 65 A/FX ( one of the 15 Stroppe B/FX's built , converted to A/FX by Stroppe when still new )
Sorry Len I dont get on here very much , my 65 B/FX was converted to an A/FX at Bill Stroppes before being shipped to Pflueger L/M in Hawaii for...
Everybody must have dieded from heat stroke huntin them wascally wabbits
Here's my pics Al before your new years deadline , these 3 ( l to r : 65 afx or factory bfx if you wish to call it , 64 bfx ,...
Sounds like you got too many irons in the fire to just like me but one day I'll get around to all mine ..... I hope
Good luck on yours
The 65 afx has aluminum inner fender panels and straight axle installed by stroppe(still intact) , 64 bfx came with stock shock towers and...
Do you mean like the a/fx has ? No it does not .
Afx is at my place and now bfx is to along with gold 65 cyclone
It's amazing there wasn't more damage to the cars , we were very lucky . The bfx has all of its original fiberglass . I was in process of getting...
Had a scary veterens day ( evening ) high winds destroyed my brothers building housing 7 cars including the stroppe built 64 bfx comet ,...
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Correct , if I get the time off
Anybody going to meltdown drags ??
Was thinking about taking my 65 Afx comet ( in unrestored condition ) .... if I can get off work that is .
Anyone planning on going to meltdown drags at Byron , IL July 17-19 ??
Nice car Al , makes me want to get to work on mine
Very nice pics no matter how many times they're posted ..... Keep em coming
Where's AFX DAVE at ? , I bet he has the whole story on the early and late hoods for 64 .
Hi Steve , whats up how can i help you
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As i said it did not have a roll bar when it left stroppes per 1964 rules , but rules changed every year and i'm sure roll bars were changed...
My Stroppe prepared 64 b/fx did not have a roll bar from stroppe but my 65 a/fx did ( b/fx originally )
Anybody else think this "new and improved " system sucks
Wayne , AFX DAVE said mercury didnt build it i'd believe him . Take pics and post if he'll let you . Never hurts to look , Good luck
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