The Jalopy Journal
Original rear is 54" hub to hub.
They are probably going to get redrilled or the axle will be.
19" 1929 Chevy wheels.
300 six with 3 speed behind it.
Well apparently I was told wrong about my rear.
Looks like a 7.5 rear end.
Looked on the tube and found what looks like a UT9????
Picked up the rear really cheap. Gave out of a V8 S-10 that a guy street races. When he put in a bigger motor last fall he replaced the rear with...
Something more along this line then?
For the torque arm would you suggest solid rod or thick wall tubing? 1" ok?
Did a quick doodle.
Probably 3/8" plate?
The spring mount has no shackle. Large tab on back bottom os for the strap that goes to the shock absorber. Bracket next to spring mount is a rod...
That is exactly what I wanted to do. Do I need to angle the torque arms out to the frame? Will I need a panhard tube to take the side to side...
I intend to use the existing leaf springs and mounts if I can. Have to measure axle housing diameter of old and new rear ends. The spring mounts...
Aiming for this.
Don't have access to a welder right now. That is why I am trying to do everything bolt on.
Picked up a S10 8.5" rear axle to put in my '28 Buick project.
Replacing enclosed drive shaft assembly.
Leafs spring mount at end of springs -...
All the rain you are having I figured you would be building a boat.
Hood and radiator are in the garage.
Had the kids scraping grease last weekend. had visions of drilling out rivets and replacing tube...
Dash forward is all I have.
Motor is a rusty boat anchor.
Wood spoked rims are all rotted. Have a set of 1929 Chevy 20" disk wheel I planned to adapt.
Wanted to keep it as...
Have a '28 Buick chassis I plan on installing a 300 - 6 Ford engine with 3 speed tranny. Want to keep the original rear end (enclosed drive shaft)...
Is there a build tread for the Morgan?
We need video.
Have to agree. Your red monster looks better.
Lets do it all over again. Couple years newer this time.
Show for you. Not sure if your local PBS carries it or not.
Looks like something...
Also give you 300+ lbs of weight.
Need something like this.
4 days with no update. When will the 48 state tour schedule be posted?
You made it on there website forums section (nice pictures - #24, #29 from beginning and a bunch about half way down)....
Any pictures from the weekend show?????
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