The Jalopy Journal
Stroker McGurk said a Long time ago" that there was no subitute for cubic inches"
I stuck my bare hand in a bucket of carb cleanes and it didn"t stop burning for 10 minutes
If your wallet is empty you need to find an additional job for your wife.
Ever hear the expression posession is 90% of the law
Building sled for bed extraction.
Without the heads off $50 tops.
Had a flathead like that in '60s pulled pan and pump screen was completely blinded over.
Been there done that, bought leftover 67 Corvette Coupe November of '67 for $5500. 350HP 4 speed posi.
Go rear engine if you have a fire it's behind you.
Unless you hit the lottery I'd stay away from Flathead. Run something small and modern. Lot of good 3 & 4 liter engines around. The new Ford 4 cam...
My dad ran a small business for 42 years. Worked there for 10 years before purchasing.
I have one that Jerry Kugal drove over 200 MPH with a 260 Ford Fairlane engine in the mid 60's.
Like any addict one is to many and ten thousand is not enough.
Generally he has a good reason he doesn't want you to look inside.
6 Months! Is's usually a couple of weeks with me
I used OO cable years ago when I put the battery in the trunk of a '46 Ford Coupe.
The name of a club I belonged to as a kid.
Yesterday my daughter found a propane torch at her house I have been looking for since last summer. She said that I left it there last summer.
Years ago at work we put lead sleeves in the hole and then thread a Lag bolt into that which can then be unscrewed leaving the sleeve in place.
I ran in the low 12's running out of motor at the 1000 ft mark in the 60's. 296" 3 carbs,heads, mag,and 425 cam. 1100# Chassis Research 120"...
LARGE 3 window Coupe 29-35 preferable V-16 Cadillac or super 8 Packard
Antique swap meet. I worked in a factory which had been in use over 150 years, back bins in the stock room were filled with square headed bolts.
I fish mouthed a bunch of .120 DOM tubing building my lakester. Use only bimetalic
hole saws,run the slow,and use lubricant.
I was next door at the Poultry Show.
I use them all the time, misplaced my 1" mike.
I remember when $350 was total pay for 35 weeks@40 hr/wk
I had one with #s stamped in block on intake manifold gasket surface.
Depends what models special/supers should interchange probably into early 50s. Roadmaster should interchange 36-52. Most probably used starter...
Measure and re measure. Tack weld and remeasure the diagonals. Weld a little more and recheck. Have some one help measure. The same person hold...
I was born in 1943 they weren't making cars that year
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