The Jalopy Journal
A quality show, this car is a standout!
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Thanks, great job on the pics !
Thanks! Great Pictures!
There is alot we took to extreme in the sixties. But the hot setup was raise the car up level a few inches ( shackles, taller coils or or neopreme...
Great car guy, even better man!
Let me know how I can help. More than willing.
Cars and women; some you admire from afar, you cant take your eyes off them and you dream of them at night. Others you want to be close to. They...
My Mom used the term Jalopy to describe all the old cars (pre fat-fenders) that I would point out when I was a kid back in Brooklyn circa 1955....
I am always impressed by the advise this forum solicits. All of the above is great advice from smart and experienced people. The 283 is almost...
I always hear " All them 32 Fords look the same", This one is different, distinctive and memorable in few really minor ways. It probably would be...
People ask questions because they are interested in what you know, you should be flattered!
Thanks, wonderful stuff. thanks so much !
31Vicky has good advice. Remember some coils have built in resistor, You cant run a coil resistor and an in line resistor, you won't have enough...
Go for it. Save the parts it can always be put back. The world is bored with the sameness of stock corvettes anyway.
You guys who don't like um are missing the point. T-buckets, like Motorcycles are all about function and the mechanicals, the motor and all its...
Details! Perfect !
Way nice Eric, defines traditional!
Maybe its time to start a new tradition. Any ideas?
Have you found something yet? I have this body and frame. The body is still gelcoat, no cracks. The frame is rusty, let me know.
When I was a kid that's all I could afford, loved em. Use care putting them on and don't hit any curbs.
The 7" booster was originally designed for the Chevette. Very light car with good vacuum signal
Thee 572 is a standard big block demensionally except it has a tall deck. The intakes are different. The block is a half inch taller at the mount...
I believe a 267 bock with a 283/302 crank equals a 242
As I remember, they come in choice of 2 lengths. One about 27" and one about 29" just call them for exact info, great people!
Any one know anything about this? Who maufactured them and when? Rare?
Damn you guys are good !!!!
Back in NY, if it was a driver, a black frame was much easier to keep considering the lousey weather
Any experience with soda blasting?
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How to read. If it wasn't for car magazines!
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