The Jalopy Journal
Threw this on eBay. You couldn't build it for my reserve.
Here is the eBay link. https://www.ebay.com/itm/192546687772
I can meet you at Good Guys in Nashville. Buy it before someone puts a Mustang II front end and AC in it. I've recently installed the original...
Just in time for Christmas 5% off!
Black Friday bump. Well it is a black car.
I recently stuck in a 39 box. Steering is a lot better. I also installed the original paint hood sidecovers. They still have the factory...
Thanks for replies ! Stock steering wheel. Tire pressure is good. Tires are a tad big @2.05x16 on stock 35 wheels. King pins were good and greasy....
I have a 35 Ford with about 66K. It has a 49 Merc in it. The steering is pretty stiff and an issue for me since I had my shoulder replaced.
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I hope to be at NSRA.
[ATTACH] I've had this for about 5 years. 20 months ago I had my shoulder replaced. As much as I love the car, I need something easier to steer....
Thanks for helping me fill out my dance card!
Put this on eBay.
I've dumped a bunch of bits on eBay. Bid early, bid often.
I had a 49 Chev. with a Carson top. They were massive.
I found the original owner of this engine. It was only run a couple of times. He allowed the following specifications :
Engine bored .30 and...
I've always been enamored with this type of rallying. Years ago there was a TV special on Bejing-Paris rally. Real variety of cars. Volvos are the...
I acquired this years ago from an estate. It appears to have had only a dyno run dome on it. Light dusting on piston crowns. What you see is what...
Two of the judges were Ken Gross and Don Montgomery. usually as a judge you have a sheet and and apply the same standards to each car. Assign your...
Awesome thread. Keep it coming,please.
Man, thanks for uploading such great pix for the " shut ins". Keep it up!
Prices seemed reasonable. Maybe everybody thought it would be a barn burner and stayed home?
Cool! Nice car. I was too tall for it!
I managed to score a good set of drums. One was NOS !
Thanks for the help.
I may be onto a used set. Anyone know what the ID should be for this drum ?
I've learned they are 46-48. Anyone know of a source with hub on outside ?
Got the wheel off. I'd forgotten the joys of undoing an air gun's torque! I'm assuming these are 35 ?
Here is a picture I took when trying to ID drums.[IMG]
I was talking to a friend who does a lot of builds. He said you need to put in longer bolts. You will have to open up hub holes. Here is what you...
Some great help from you guys. I'm going to pull wheel back off and examine it. I live on a big hill so brakes are VERY important to me !!!!
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