The Jalopy Journal
Rats! I was just in Blytheville last weekend visiting the wife's family. Looks like I'll miss it again this year.
Looks great, I vote flat caps
73, 32 roadster (project)
"I’ve always wanted to do another juxtaposition shoot. I think an ideal pairing would be a ’32 roadster and a Porsche 911 of a very distinct...
Ryan posted about the lack of cards, something about printing issues, I believe due to the pandemic.
I like it, has character.
Very nice work, thanks for sharing.
Great car, love the look!
I have a set of Torque Thrust "d" s for it, just time to try something different. I like it better with the mags.
Looks like I need to fix those...
Mine again, now with steelies and caps, not real sure about the look though
<== 4 total plus repop tailgate, running boards and stake pockets. 6 when I replace the glass rear fenders.
I'm in for a T-shirt, I was established in 1947 also.
^^^^^3M purple stripit, that's what I use. Cheaper by the case (10)
Color Looks close to my F-1, Landrover Brooklands green
I use these a lot, allows for some wiggle room. McMaster-Carr source among others
I bought the receiver, works with my existing electronic speedometer. This was after fighting a glitch with the gauge sender. Works a treat as...
Did my part to jump start the economy by ordering a bunch of parts for the roadster project. Felt it was my patriotic duty.
So sorry to hear, I enjoyed following along on his build. Glad to hear you value his work and will carry on.
Using the proper social distancing protocol I listed a bunch of "never should have bought it, never gonna use it" parts at noon on Saturday and...
Based on my own experience from ordering the wrong thing, on the 48-mid fifty F-1, the chain locking tab is located in the tailgate "curl" at top....
Good attitude, I can't help creatively but, would the prosthetic surface lend itself to a "wrap" similar to an automotive wrap? Much easier to...
Neat pictures, Nice collection of sporty cars in the mix also.
Waved goodbye to my MGTD parts car, more room and more $ for my roadster project.
Buyer is happy, I'm happy, definition of a good deal!
Hard to tell from the pictures, but you might want to check those castellated nuts for cotter pins as long as you're there.
There's a screw into the handle from the door jamb, probably hidden by the weatherstrip, ask me how I know, lol.
That just adds character, fits the build in my humble opinion.
I have a phobia about silicon or anything similar in the shop, down to and including tire shine.
I've had bad experiences with paint jobs...
fwiw, The clamps look like they're from Destaco, https://www.destaco.com/
I've ran into plug clearance problems with repro 2.5" Corvette style rams horns and Vortec heads. I am going to headers to gain clearance, avoid...
<Avatar started as a $5 lower fender extension bought at the Chickasha swap meet. Only took about 20 years.
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