The Jalopy Journal
I keep thinking I wont post on this old of a post, but it keeps coming back to me. I've been tinkering with my backyard lawn ornament.
Can we get an AMEN ????
building a 64 currently - will post pics
I guess I should have stated that I'm not finished yet. Gonna move it over onto a lift and some more welding. Will probably do some plug welds and...
Sorry for the cell phone pics being crappy. And I'm not good with resizing them. But anyway, here's a quick look at yesterday morning.
Its not so much that anything is "wrong" with a stock galaxie front end, it's just that it has weak points. The galaxie was famous for floating...
The 03-up crown vic is a great set up, But the way the spring pockets are on the galaxie it wont fit well unless you modify those. Or just tube...
Currently getting ready to do a 64 for my daughter, What did you finally do with your suspension?
Had a 79 camaro with a 455 olds. Did a burnout while cruising and then saw cherries. Put the pedal to the floor and headed out of town. Just as I...
That Dodge is the sweetest thing I've ever seen in a barn.
As far as chopping goes............... CUT IT! CUT IT! CUT IT! CUT IT! :D :D :D :D
I was thumbing through a book about local history when I came across the Lanpher info. Appears to be built in my hometown but cant find pics or...
Anybody ever heard of Lanpher??????
I passed up a solid 57 Belair for $1000.00 because I thought it was a 210 not a Belair, had perfect chrome - good interior etc. Found out a bout 2...
Now THAT'S funny right there ....
I love threads like this :D
Briarbrook??? Can we run practice times on the golf course???:D
actually most small pickups that would have had drum brakes would have been 6 lug.
didnt most GM stuff use a shim pack instead of a slot for the upper control adjustment tho?
maybe dodge d50?? if they were pulled from the car...
It may not be much help, but if anyone grabs goodies at Springfield swap meet or the HAMB drags and needs to store something for a couple of weeks...
Welcome from s.w. Mo, just across Ok state line.
I could look at pics like that all day long
Cant see anything from here.
I cant pronounce most of them words but I'd like to see the cars
S.W. Mo is alright, mild winters only a couple months, summer not usually over 90 or 100, but we do get those spring time wind funnels.
Broadway may be your best bet but you'll still need to find the vin. It has to have some frame numbers somewhere.
I know we usually call a local tow service to check vin #s in Mo cause they have access to dmv in order to contact owners of tow-ins.
Just get a screwdriver and keep poking it like a little kid. It serves no purpose but looks like fun.
Congrats, looks like a project to be proud of to me.
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