The Jalopy Journal
Ford barn just don’t tell them you are a hot rodder :p
No they see you but they know you will do your best not to damage your hot rod. With motor cycles they don’t care because who loses in a bike...
I’m running 1 3/4 inch on my 51 merc flatty through smithys actually it is a bit to quiet
You are fine I run a r 10 od in my 51 flatty merc little more horsepower than the Plymouth and a lot heavier car no problems yet. Old timer told...
I did a conversion with a friend of mine years ago, I know the work involved. Great job.
That’s my kind of grocery getter,very cool guy
I don’t know, buckets are hard to drive even with a sbc in them. You jump on it to hard even shifting and they go sideways, ask me how I know that.
Hinge at front or rear and gas shocks the length you need for the weight of the cover,probably anything from a suv trunk lid would be plenty
Different strokes different folks.i like hot rods.
Amazon has one now for not quite 100 bucks google trans yoke for 1963 ford galaxies 260 v8
Depends on who you ask. The wife says I have to many now, and I say I never have enough
Vintage air easy and small
Holy crap I have a 51 merc flatty 3spd od 4.27 rear gear she runs at 185 degrees at 65 mph but she has a gigantic radiator in it. The original all...
I didnt start this thread but I want to thank everyone for the great music.
Put a rock crusher in it if you want 3 pedals semper fi. 66-70 nam 67-68
Could work with a door popper like power locks
Hope you get some advice and pics on this
I don’t know much but I get a heavy foot whenever magic carpet ride by stepenwolf comes on
I always thought the fifties cars were the coolest wagons
Back in the day we frenched them and used flat lenses quite cool then
Yeah I will probably stay with the 4.27 gear cause it’s a 51 merc kinda heavy. It’s got me thinking, I have a ford auto od and a 302 motor but I...
I have Bosch gauges in the avatar been thru 3 volt gauges in 1 year last one lasted about a month,all the other gauges no problem just voltage...
Just asking, would the Ford od trans work I’m running the 3 sod manual with od now and the rear gear is 4.27 wife loves the car but can’t drive a...
You can put a spoon pedal in with the cable or you can shorten yours and reweld
My flatty I run thermostats water wetter and a light radiator cap like 4lb she runs 180 185 degreees all the time.
No, I tried it several times life is to short for just one hot rod
Man I think that is one of those “I shouldn’t have left that one go” cars.
Possibly kaiser, can’t remember the numbers on the Henry j. You could cross reference them if you find a good parts guy like Irish said.
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