The Jalopy Journal
Very nice build. Its comming together.
I am still working on the curve line of the c pillar. I cant make up my mind to decide between a sharp or a big curve.
the sharp curve would make...
A smal update to the doorframe
Look's so great. Thumbs up.
What tire and rim size are you runnig?
I must say, your Kustom looks so coooool.
Nice and easy. Looks good
What a cool build. Fantastic!!!!!!
You are following a dream. But everything starts with a dream and that gives us a goal
What a build. I'm impressed of the work and your skill. Carry on.
Question to youre frame,
I saw that you boxed the frame. Did you weld dowm the frame to a table so it wouldn't twist by welding? Perhaps you could...
Thank you too all of you.
You have done perfect work. Just like it.
I started with the right b pillar. The filler piece for the roof was made as original with the bendings.
What did you use for cleaning / sanding the body?
Some more update from the weekeend
The roof was cut in so I could get the c pillar angle back in place.. I made two templates out of wood for the...
Great work and a beautiful car.
to give the a pillar a reinforcement I made a pice out of 2mm thik metal which is held with clecos for the beginnig from the out side....
for the rear window section I ran into problems since I didn't had a fixture for it. So I layed the rear section back onto my cutting...
Picture for #2
After lining up I rolled the car out to have a look from the distance made pictures and a changed the angles and distance from the rear...
Please don't forget this is my first top chop.
Here is the start from my top chop, for the beginigg I looked at a lot of threads from chopping to see what was done and how problems where...
As smal step for the Pros but a big step for aBeginner :-)
Started with make a new filler piece for the c pillar. My first try with the english work in building a panel. Came out pretty good I think. See...
So are the new pictures from the weekend as we rolled out the Buick again after changing the rear window again. The rear window is moved forward...
Since the Buick has a very long front end I wanted to try to get the car in a balance.
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