The Jalopy Journal
His son Larry was a pretty fair striper.
1957 marvins black plymouth with Chrysler fins was one of favorite local customs
First step is swap the shift levers on the trans to point up instead of down for column shifters
Failed attempt to post lol
I'll try to save it
Nothing difficult after I made the decision to build one
It really work well
Just relied on scrap...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] Been awhile since I've posted a tech
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Found a 3 speed overdrive to replace my granny gear 4 speed.
A direct bolt in swap.
Except no column shift and used or...
[ATTACH] My 48 started aug 1993 still on the back burner lol
[ATTACH] 1954 GMC one year only dash came with a factory tach
These gages are just mocked up
Its not hard to do flip out windows
I have done several over the years just getting ready to do another
I'll take photos
I've been doing old car...
I'm in Portland and have a 401 ci AMC and turbo 400 sitting in my shop
[ATTACH] 38 ford cab on a 65 ford chassis shortened 13 inches 50 chev bed
289 c-4 got 22 mpg with a 48 gallon tank in the bed. Made several 2000+...
[ATTACH] Mine was a business coupe stationary quarter windows, no back seat, California car didn't even have a heater
Was about 600 lbs lighter...
Had a 360 horse 327 and 4 speed 4.11s for a daily driver in the mid 60s
I love FEs but would go with a lighter 302/ 351 or...
230 hp with hydraulic lifters
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] I started cutting up this up this old beater August 19 1993.
Been twenty years since last improvement. I have been...
[ATTACH] There is a 57 lincoln 2 door for sale up the road from my place 1500 obo.
I would like the heads and distributor for my 54 lincoln motor...
Old project been sitting in my garage
Long doors on a business coupe
I ran out of fingers at 10 even if I use my toes I can only go to 20 who the hell could come up with 25 things that you're actually going to...
I was about 90mph when he passed me what told me his top was about 50 mph over mine I had to believe him because couldn't see his brake lights...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] Not a contender with all the bad ass trucks on the thread. I just wanted to play
I've only seen one latham on the street a very stock looking black 1957 Ford 2 door wagon after he spanked me several times including a top end...
That chop and moon tank makes me think they were going for a Bob Porter/Doyle Gammil clone
[ATTACH] I do have an old hand pump that works better than most
Thats my thoughts people coming from all over the globe can hit both in one week
Might make my trip from Oregon worth the drive
[ATTACH] Mine still works like a champ
Sitting back of my shop for sale
Very solid 350/350 some assembly required does run
when I turned 62 I figured the money I got till 65 10 months then ran it out till break even was 79 years
you youngsters will take even longer....
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