The Jalopy Journal
saw you cruisin. stance and bed look awesome.
wash it out, then purge with inert gas while welding.
That truck would make an awesome car hauler.
Cool, maybe I'll stop by this afternoon.
I thought about some of the shops, but I don't want to show up and just waste their time. Maybe a car museum, or if anyone local has nothing to...
Anyone know of something car related to do today? My wife has a convention here, so I'm hanging out downtown. No wheels, so its either walking, or...
you cant get registration without an inspection.
Inspections arent too bad to get through, just more of a pain to schedule. all lights have to be working, no cracked glass, tires and brakes need...
I made a version of this for my 4th grade show and tell. I used a chemistry kit. Used a bunsen burner under a beaker of sawdust, went through a...
You can see one I built in the background of this pic. cost about $150 to build. Besides containing the overspray, It was pretty worthless. I had...
Oh, in Sunnyside. Whew.... I thought I was totally out of it. I went up there last year just for a couple hours. Seemed like an awesome event....
Where was this show? I cant believe I missed it!!!
Cleco's are on my list. The hardest part is just handling the 5x10 sheet by yourself. I start at the bottom front, then have to roll it up around...
I remember the original thread, a few months ago I was wondering about it. Looks awesome. I love the big fin mopars.
I was sixteen, on my first roadtrip, and thought it was a good idea to draft a semi to save gas. That truck showed me, threw one up right into my...
How hot does it have to get to kill em? Could you just leave it out in the sun with all the windows up for a couple days.
Ya, when I started I had production in mind, so everything is pretty well documented. I need a break while doing this, so I just do enough for one...
Straps. Here you can see where I strap it down before is gets fastened. Slip roll would be another thing that would make life easier.
Plywood definatly wouldn't work. the radius of the rear hoop is just under 14". The three piece method works, and has good results, it just takes...
Ya, this is a new product for me. I need to rely less on my local economy. Probably 20 to start. 1" 16g. How consistent do you think the finished...
That's what I figured. Do you know a shop that has one that'll do a run?
Thanks, Is there a cnc machine that'll do it all in one shot?
By hand, manual crank bender, took frikkin forever. 3 pieces. I need to find a different way.
Some roll bending.
Welcome from Moab!
Here's one. Could use a few tweaks, but you get the idea.
Wabi-Sabi is the name of our local thrift store. Never knew what it ment though.
Will do. If you feel like it, stop by the shop. I've got a few interesting builds going.
My favourite weekend of the year here. Friday and Sat nights, hanging out on main street is awesome. Next year we'll have to have a HAMB get together.
4 spd, just because its more fun!
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