The Jalopy Journal
heres from a shoot last night. check out his work on jimmyban.com, and @jam9k on instagram.
all sorted and running good now. new fuel pump and new coil. but the problem was that the throttle cable would ground on the coil. but its fixed,...
ive been having a discussion with some friends, and have determined its flooding itself out after shut down, but what is causing this? my...
well its been a while, and progress is still slow. finally fired it up this weekend after about 6 months, and I think the Obama gas took a...
finally got a filler panel made. needs a bit more work, I was just gonna weld it to the running board, but now I want to make it bolt in. also...
this is part of why I went with the chevy fenders.
I think they just look right with the fronts too. I have different plans...
well it doesn't seem like anyone is on here anymore, but I still got the 47 ford. just been cruising here and there, progress other than that has...
so I took the truck out the other night..
heres some pics from my phone from the other day. the catapultmotors watermark is from instagram.
thankyou, it was made using the cap from a overflow tank, bought a threaded piece of conduit, then made a pipe that runs down. then a piece of...
well nothing major to update, just have been running it, but I got the rear fenders put on, and am hoping to make it to mooneyes this next...
Well i got it registered, insured and driving this weekend. still alot to do, but i was happy to drive it. also got to drive by where they were...
Sorry for dormat thread for a bit. i got in a motorcycle wreck and havent been able to do to much. updates are only ordered a bunch of parts,...
also got a free s10 seat yesterday that fits pretty well. and made and mounted all the pedals up so it would move back and forth.
Well here it is. i dont know how to post vids into the post so here is the link to the video.
well tried to fire it yesterday, but the distributor is 180 degrees and i wasnt getting oil pressure, so as soon as i get time ill go through...
i dont have the pics, but there is another 47 on this site, green in color, i will be using that as inspiration for the grill. ill see if you...
finally after 4 different starters, got the right one. wiring is ran. cranked it over yesterday. motor break in will happen tuesday. expect...
Up date is just that i found a better rear fender than what i had. but ive been working on the last couple weekends, so nothing new to report....
its a widened 50 chevy piece with cut springs
there are some grill plans in the works:D
its pretty shitty, but you get used to it. i hate the dust more than the heat
here are some pics that werent added to this yet:
a detail of crossmember and engine mount:
a face shot for referance....
thankyou. lots of time went into the engine. i think i went through about 4 head sets before i found a good useable one. then the finned valve...
i wish, if i had the budget of a tv show and a week off work, and 30 other people. it would definatly be more complete.
thankyou. there is alot of attention to detail on this truck.
as for the booster, recessing it into the firewall would have been nice, but there...
yes. similar to engine block color but more silvery
not too much to update, just welded up the bed stucture more, cleaned and painted it.
the fuel filler cover:
a fresh picture of the...
and as it sits today:
the stacks bracket:
stealthy fuel filler in stake pocket:
and more on the C notch
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