The Jalopy Journal
Wow! I've not been frequenting the board in a while... totally missed this :(
Sad event for Angelo's- they were always a sponsor of the Fresno...
Is this the joint that had a mural painted on the parking lot wall, and they had a giant burger that you couldn't manage to eat as a contest?
I like GM's tri 4 link- Used from 1964-1987 on the Intermediate chassis (GTO, Grand Prix, etc.)- but the mini trucker guys have an interesting...
That's looking real good. Good for you building an old truck on the cheap- great brakes, engine, trans, fuel mileage, parts availabilty, etc.
Kage- Build it. It's your car.
Strato-Streak is the proper name for a Pontiac V-8 ;)
455 is a magic number to me :)
That's NICE!! I LOVE the Strato-Streak V8!
Never noticed the embossed Indian in the front bumper- that's cool!
Anybody seen the 2nd set w/ the aux. lights on the bottom before?
Any ideas on the 2nd and 3rd sets? The 2nd set w/ the lamp socket confuses me?
3rd set- these have a triangle mount on the bottom vs the BLC 682 style-??
2nd set has a light socket on the bottom- 1156 style
Can anyone ID any of these headlamp buckets?
Set 1 says Guide 903 J- what were they used on?
I had a three wire sending unit on an S-10 Blazer. It had a dummy light and a gauge driven off the same sender.
If you were to use the 80's truck manifold, you can make a simple "L" bracket from angle iron that would bolt to an accessory hole on the end of...
Cool! I was looking for something to do last Friday- too bad I missed it. I look forward to Aug. 3's show!
I dig it!
Another good source is the Chrysler mini-vans.
Thank you, that's exactly what I meant! :)
I'll try that method.
I hope that makes sense... I have bear claw latches and an install kit that I want to put in my truck. I noticed the latches are threaded, but not...
How are you attaching the rivets on your dress up brackets, etc.?
I would like to use something (hardware, rivet, etc.) to emulate rivet...
That's a truly Mighty Poncho!
Thank you to everybody. I know it seems silly, but it had more sentimental value to my M-I-L than monetary value. The rotten part is that the...
Well, this is as close as I could get. It has a silver jack, not black. and the wheels are silver/gray colored. Also, the gate is solid, not the...
I'm trying to find a photo... it seems the MFG. may be out of business :(
My M-I-L went to the dump this morning to talk w/ the guys there.
I should have said- it's a single axle unit.
It was stolen from the general area of Ave. 17 and Rd. 26/Country Club
Like the title says, damn thieves made off with the utility trailer last night.
My Father-in-law died a few months back, and my Mother-in-law...
Windage tray- cuts oil aeration and frothing.
Reverse flow cooling on pre-60 engines.
Strong, rigid, lightweight timing covers.
1/2" main bolts...
Beautiful job resurrecting this one!
Thank you! I was struggling with how to mount my engine for mock up... so simple.... brilliant!!
Ya know, I'm an American, so I automatically think everything we do is the best...
But watching this thread, it REALLY makes a person understand...
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