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Well I pull my hair out all day long tinkering with my flathead. People are all about the SBCs because here "USA" they can goto any parts store...
I'd figure that you already have leaks since its so dirty but this process will help you find out where they are coming from.
Easy off oven cleaner will take everything off including some paint, caution the fumes are harsh.
"sometimes you win and sometimes you lose" . You always take that chance buying a old engine. It doesn't matter if it had been in a dry garage or...
well since your mind is already made up... trade
shave and lower a 56-57 international pickup..
Last thing I'm wanting to think about when I log on the hamb is CANCER! This forum is for traditional hot rods and customs.
^ Love that look as well.
You guys live the dream. I wish I had sprung and bought that 30 pickup conversion, good luck on your projects.
That is a good tip for this thread. Thank you
No pro, but this is what I've come up with so far. still need to brace the hood and corners.
refrenching the headlights...
I can't spell and don't know how to use a spell check. This is mainly why I refrain from posting replies. Did I do it again?
Roadster doors will not fit. Save your money and buy a roadster or build a sport coupe.
you should hold out for a real project not a parts pile.
I found a beat up grille surround on the HAMB bought it and started cutting.
This is the grille of the 49 prior to removal, it's not in bad shape...
Hello HAMB, one of you fine gents might be able to help me out today. As it happens, I am in the process of installing a 49' mercury grille...
Realize that people are just taking an interest. No need to be smug.
Don't throw the pieces in the trash.
blown up diagram of a stock 8ba vaccum adv distributor would help as well.
I am in the process of switching my Stock vacuum advance distributor to a New Mallory Dual point with mechanical advance on an 8ba...
Super envious on the color choice and paint scheme on the customs pictured! bright, vivid.
A truley eye opening read into older drivers behind the wheel....
"youth of today will try to emulate, what they grow up with, see in the movies, in the media, and progress accordingly. When I was a teenager, it...
... No doubt! :D
What you want to do is..... pour motorcycle chain oil down the spark plug holes, put it in the corner and call it good.
First you gotta post some pictures!
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