The Jalopy Journal
Finished the dash, converted the temp and oil press to mechanical using the original face’s
Seat coming up next[ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH]
Cool late 60’s 70’s SW tach in really nice condition I had GreyghostGMC put a curved glass SW lens in it
So it would match some big block SW...
Moved it out of the poormans paintbooth [ATTACH] into the main shop
My buddy Toms T-bird in front of my barn[ATTACH]
It’s come a long way since April[ATTACH]
Got the inner W/S moldings cut and fit [ATTACH]
Here’s my 47/1 in the works[ATTACH]
Here’s a few more pics of the coupe project
As for the paint, like I said it’s not everyone’s cup of tea but I’ve had really good luck with the...
And that’s about where I’m at so far[ATTACH]
Painted the thing With Ace rust stop Not everybody’s cup of tea but at $30 s gallon it suites me. This is the 5 th car I’ve painted with it, some...
Flattened the rear x member[ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH]
I traded my 47 nose to a friend for a 41 nose welded my hood And frenched the headlights [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
Here’s a few more pics I’ll try to get them to go full image this time, Rikster helped me with the roofline [ATTACH][ATTACH] [ATTACH]
I’m workin on a 47 coupe custom so I thought I’d post a few pics for those who aren’t on Instagram
Bought the car in April off Craigslist in portland
Here’s my old Effie in front of a friends mini barn[ATTACH]
Old pic my friend Mika took of my barn[ATTACH]
Here’s a Friends 1919 Cadillac in front of my barn[ATTACH]
I’m sure the developers mouths are watering. I hope they don’t mow it down. Was such a cool bar in a really cool vintage building. Mabee they’ll...
My Buddy Tom’s old Merc in front of my barn[ATTACH]
My old 40 SD in front of my barn[ATTACH]
Sold Brand new Bob Drake 41/8 Fender rock guards $80sold. shipped[ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH]
I’ve been using this FT220 lacquer thinner for years. I get it from NAPA auto parts
Just got some, $79 for 5 gallons
If your painting with...
Here’s my Uncle Bud and a couple buddies in his fenderless with aprons 31, in front of Roseburg High around 1950[ATTACH]
You can use a 32/4 steering box with 35/6 internals and it will work with the pittman arm pointing up
I had that setup in my old 28 roadster...
I put a panhard rod on my old 36 phaeton by welding a tab made of 3/8” plate to the right rear spring hanger and welded a threaded bung to the...
[ATTACH] Here’s my 47 I’m messin with
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