The Jalopy Journal
i like to use the 50 merc as an example. if there were no stock ones, the full custom merc would have no meaning. how many kids think the desoto...
no you would still lose suspension travel and the a frame will be at an angle.
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] this is what i was calling stepping.
i know i said ball joint, but the 56 pontiac has king pin setup like pre 55 chevys. so no ball joint bind. i don't think bump steer would be any...
a stepped lower a frame does not lower the spring, it raises the mounting point of the ball joint. the same effect as a dropped spindle.
well then what about drop spindles or stepped lower a frame. that would retain full suspension travel. hitting the bump stops all the time sucks.
does pontiac have ball joints or king pins?
can you imagine the inventory in the parts dept. of a dealer in the 60's!
my m123 has a 45000 lb winch behind the cab. it will pull an m60 tank on a trailer do I win?[ATTACH]
we have crappy Chinese things to buy because we keep on buying crappy Chinese things.
back off the brake shoes so the don't stick to the drums.
block the pcv hose and try the brakes again.
I guess nash too.
can we start a voltmeter thread?
I saw it in person. really good shape. motor turned by hand.
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] work in progress. started with just a cowl and grill.
I don't think it's hard to get parts for gmc or Chevrolet.
it's just a holder for the big ear rings kids wear these days
how much rust do I allow my project to have? none, but it's not listening!
flat black for ten years! time for one color gloss. try it you'll like it.
set it on fire?
I tell people that all the time!
two piece driveline might work.
kiss your t 90 goodbye
here's mine. 1951 60s, original paint. no motor or trans. I have a 500 and 365 Cadillac engines. I just can't decide between the two. what would...
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