The Jalopy Journal
Ordered 2. Cool idea!
I have been retired since 2016. Worked close to 50 years. Age 16 to 66. When the lines cross between had enough and have enough, retirement is...
Interesting shot. I always dropped the body first then assembled the front end. This shows that I was doing it backwards. Might of made the...
I learn something every time I’m on here. I never knew olds had that 55 Chevy hardtop roof a year before the Chevy. Always thought that body style...
I’ve seen it at either the Meltdown Drags, da Grove, or maybe Indy when they had vintage stuff running. As I remember ran pretty well for a large...
I thought that’s where “Hoosier your daddy” came from.
So what did you decide to do? Inquiring minds want to know!
But you do!
Frank was from Bay City but spent a lot of time in the Detroit area “fooling around on the street”
Add a little black paint to the upper right side to accentuate the 6. Otherwise from afar it will look like an 8
It looks perfect!
Doesn’t the concern change when you are considering a cast crank versus a forged one? And doesn’t it have to do with hardening of the crank in...
That is a correct assumption folks. Performance is more critical than looks. I just want to stay with the 327 and the L-79 cam based on an engine...
I’m open. It does not need to be visually period perfect
I have most of the parts I need for a 327 sbc engine build. 1963 block and crank, 10 to 1 flat top pistons with four eyebrow depressions, 327...
I have seen them on flea bay for much less.
From the pictures it would appear that the shifter level may be too far forward to be comfortable. Easy fix as I believe it is a bolt on handle....
I have followed this tread from the beginning and have enjoyed every post. But I'm a little confused. Are you saving the original chopped...
are you sure that's Linda?
Rather than a swap, sell it to me!
I think the six cyl. Is more forward and the inner fender skirts are different. The radiator yoke is different also
Where did they all go??
Red, white, and blue! Can’t get more patriotic than that!
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