The Jalopy Journal
Thank you very much for this thread.
I have planned a engine turned dash on my T so this thread will be handy to have.
I was considering blue metallic on my build but decided for another color to.
The reason was that i know 3 or 4 other nice looking coupes that is...
I hope to build a custom myself one day.
The backingplates for my front brakes on my hotrod build is from a 55 Century.
This is what i have start to looking at.
That virus thing have not helped me either.
We are not allowed to have events with more and 50 people...
I would do a template and send to Finland to have one made if they not allready have a template for the car.
It sure must be someone in the states...
Have done some major work on the house during the summer and early autumn.
But now i hope to be back on hotrod building again.
I have ben working...
Sometimes we tend to make sure that we have something to do.
Your car should have 5 on 4,5 as the most mopar had allmost forever.
Imperial and some other specials had 5 on 5,5
The compacts up to 73 had 5 on 4
Cool. Would look just right in the marmorhallarna. (A Swedish rod and custom show in the 60:s)
The paintjob is a bit lame for that era but other...
The One from page 36 is problaby the same as yours.
Thats why i highlighted that One.
Not that many of them built.
A nice one from page 36 in this thread.
The plans i was linking to was used for some tips on framebuilding.
Then i surfed the net for pictures on model T coupes to see what i like and...
I had alot of help from this when i made my frame.
I just use some sandpaper to get them white again usally 120 grit and them protect them with some vinylshine.
Looks like new afterwards.
I dont know how it could happen but you got this thread going in 2 year and i totally missed it.
Have ben curios about your build since you...
Instead to click alot of likes i just say great pics.
The yellow T is a real beuty.
Found this on youtube.
Have been here since feb 2013. The reason was was i reasearched the net for pitures
of late 50:s early 60:s hotrods as inspiration to my build....
Not that far from where i live. About 40 minutes east from you.
Great start. Will follow this build.
It seems that you drifting to traditionally inspired with this build to like your other builds.
Its difficult to hide the clutter needed in the...
The only reason cars got discbrakes is becouse they are cheaper to produce.
And dual masters safer? Maybe. If the rear sicurit fails...
We should have a "oh shit" buttom to press sometimes.
And i guess we all have done this types of mistakes one time or another.
After all those...
You sure have a nose to sniffing up cool old cars.
I really enjoy to read about them all.
I am pleased myself with the pace of progress lateley.
Its a combination of motvation to get it done and some extra sparetime becouse of covid....
Next part of the build was a bit more rewarding.
I put in a floor in the coupe.
No buildpics on that. It was just to cut out some pices and weld...
Its cutting edge technologi.
A lots of time and thoughts to get it there. But a must o pass the tech inspection.
Now i got all three pedals in place.
I can operate them with my workingshoes on so i am pleased with that.
Clever. Looks great.
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