The Jalopy Journal
[ATTACH] I used it to paint the roadster in my avatar. It's not PPG but the paint is now eleven years old, no complaints.
[ATTACH] Started with a nice set of mandrel bent 2x4 tube rails, a mostly complete body, four Kelsey Hayes wheels and a Model A front axle for...
Try searching for 17" wheels.
Everything you need is available at Macs.
'32 3-window dash.[ATTACH]
I do it like they to on television. It only takes a few days that way.
I put a slip joint behind the headers in the roadster in my avatar. That way the headers are removable so the starter and mufflers can be replaced...
Summit sells springs for their new Mallory distributors. That's what I used in my YC.
Pertronics springs are also small and could work also.
If your plugs are black they're carbon fouled. That would indicate a weak spark and would act just the way you describe how your engine is...
What do the spark plugs look like? They can tell a lot about how an engine is running.
Turning over doesn't mean much unless you pull the heads and see what the bores look like as well as the valves.
I've known Eric for over twenty years and yes he did go through a rough patch years ago with some really tragic family events. But he's been back...
What tire pressure are you running?
Model A roadsters came stock with seven springs. Try that.
The filters on an asbestos respirator are for dust not vapors. Wrong application.
Take a look at NGK BR6HS plugs. They have the right length for my Edelbrock heads on an 8ba. Also changed to 180 degree thermostats to prevent...
Are you looking for just the rims or the whole wheels Jim?
Autozone no longer carries Airtex pumps for a flathead but I was able to find one on Amazon. Thanks for the replies. How does Drake sell a pump...
Who makes the best single action mechanical fuel pump for an 8ba? I just got one from Bob Drake but the arm where is attaches to the push rod...
What is a frayed igniter?
Body parts from eight or nine cars from as far away as Delaware.[ATTACH] [ATTACH]
If your rear end came from a '70 Maverick it's an 8" not an 8.8.
If you're looking for the best reproduction frame rails you can't go wrong with J.W. Rod Garage.
Those are wheels. there is no way to attach a rim to an axle. It's just one part of a wheel. Say it again, WHEELS! You might want to check scrap...
If I had $10,000 in 1966 I'd have bought a house.
^^^ That's my buddy Dave York's roadster.
On a Model A the first thing you need to do is remove the brake booster and move on from there. The worst excuse for having something on a hot rod...
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