The Jalopy Journal
38 Ford going together in my model a. It was a lot of work but I'm happy I stuck with it
I am in the midst of the final assembly stage on a four year project. Joked with my 93 year old mom today that I could easily isolate quarantine...
Good idea to check your provincial / state requirements as well before installing. Pretty sure in BC the tips have to exit past the rear of the car
I have a one car garage, one hot rod and like beer ... so to answer your question, Yes
I have the SWAG table with harbor freight portaband. By far my go to method for cutting up to 1/4" thick straight cuts as long as I can work...
No ... just know the show airs regularly on MAV
Here's a preview ... saw the crew at DD
@Fortunateson it's on Telus MAV ch 962 too
gantry and chain hoist
38 Ford ...
painted and awaiting final assembly
Picked up chassis and suspension from painter. Taking a break until Christmas is over ... then it is full speed ahead on reassembly
Took my drivers licence test at 16 in 1971 with my mom's 59 Ford Consul 4 ott. No ground gears. Passed
Cool local history ... thanks for posting!
Stay in Langley or east ( Abbotsford or Chilliwack). Try and find the old school type motel that has your parking spot RIGHT outside your door...
we sail at 7am Thursday
17 is your most consistent option imo but exiting 1 @ 232nd and heading to the 99 is a bit more relaxed. Kinda like that Canyon over the Coq thing!
Heading over early thursday morning ... my way of beating the traffic. Sounds like we will be ahead of you. For sure you're welcome to stop by...
C'mon ... I want to see that car! Screw the Coq ... come down on thru the Canyon. Much easier pace, lots of places to stop for ice cream!
These are Snyder's with a bit of reworking at the bottom of the beads to make up for the trimmed look
Whitespot ... mmm
Needed an 8" long piece of narrow bead to replace rusted section on 30 cowl that the cowl band sits on. Looked thru my bead roller dies and didn't...
can you say shit eatin' grin?? :D
I use the levelling gadget from my engine picker with 4 short pieces of chain.
I bought a spool from KMS in Abbotsford (looks like that is in your vicinity) and loaded in my Miller 130 last fall as the installation of patch...
I have had good success in sheet metal applications and always use never sieze on the screws. The biggest issue I have experienced is with the...
sbc zips w/6 cyl water pump dimensions = sbc w/short water pump dimensions
(same distance from block to fan mounting surface)
Very nice pics ... thanks!
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