The Jalopy Journal
After talking with Sid from Sid’s dropped axles, I went with a 3” dropped springs and one of his 3” dropped front axles. This should put the truck...
For my '51 GMC I went with the posies springs all the way around. I don't like the idea of a monoleaf.
We should have a vintage aircraft thread since hotrods drew a lot of inspiration from them.
I drove this one daily to college. Sold it and have regretted it ever since.
So I recently bought this one which is waiting it's turn...
Bump cause it is just that good.
A friend of mine Dan Soliz @ Hill Country Performance has started a series of technical videos on building flatheads. So far he has covered...
The reflections in that body are straight.
Nice roof profile on the 36 roof.
Mine came in a box. :D Not original but no rust either.
Tony at Hill Country Machine has my block featured in his first YouTube series which is about Flat Heads. He just released the first video...
Nice work, keep at it!
Looks good. I understand the struggle about how far to go in fixing things. Building a 51 Jimmy and I am constantly struggling with how much to...
To me it is about v
(Warning: Non-HAMB friendly post ahead!)
Had a friend with a stock 500 caddy in an early Nova we would run at the local...
I also have a '57 283, no side mounts, waiting in the wings for a future build.
I went the other way for the motivation in my 51 GMC. Used 60K mile 1970's 350 SBC for $400. It's getting a cam, intake and carb upgrade along...
Well the rebuild was supposed to be just a warmed up stocker but then it took on a life of its own. First it was finding a usable block and that...
Oh I know, I am well over $10k for my 276 59L and that is without any exotic parts.
I thought I was the only one that did that.
Just two words, Flat Head.
Yeah, @thunderbirdesq shop. The sick bastard has two. :)
That looks really sharp. Thanks!
The other car in the foreground is/was a Chevy. The truck is obviously a much cooler Jimmy. :D
That does look pretty sweet. Thanks!
Could some kind soul add white walls, black rims, w/ rings and caps to this truck, drop it so the fenders sit on top of the whitewalls and...
I am stuck on that point with my roadster too. Hard to motivate myself to finish it.
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