The Jalopy Journal
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My favorite feeling in the world is being fully submerged in a build by myself with no distraction. With that being said, I enjoy working with a...
Thanks for the info.
I am also looking for some front slot mags. 15x3.5-15x6 in a 5x5.5 lug pattern.oh yea and a set of 15x4-15x6 aluminum American 5 spikes in a...
Well, I have a set of early magnesium
Torque thrust rears, I need fronts. I would
Like 15x 4 through 15x6 in a 5x5.5 luv. I also have a pair of...
Is there a forum
Site that specializes in vintage rims? I search the classifieds, and eBay but I am
Wondering if there is a wheel
Does mine count? I have put 35000 miles on this car in the last 15 years since I built it. Needs a gone through[ATTACH]
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Here’s my jigsaw puzzle. It’s a 34 ford 3w made from a 34 5w, a 33 sedan, a roof insert from a 57 olds and some body...
It was all from the same car. It was cut into small enough pieces to feed through the English wheel, and then welded back together.
First hot rod I ever built. Back
In the 90s, 364, t10 and. A 9 inch.[ATTACH]
I have been doing a lot of side work to fund the build. Should be back on it real soon.[ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH][ATTACH]
I found a set of Lincoln mags. Might use them.
Way to fun. Bought a pair of 15x10 halibrands, met up with a lot of old friends and had a blast. I will miss the big three.
Well, I found a pair of halibrand 15x10 wheels for the rear at the swap meet. Not sure if these need to go on the 34 or my 32 and leave the slots...
A little work in progress
Well, tomorrow I’m headed down to San Diego, for the big 3 swap meet, hope to find some cheap parts for the car.
I would prefer the slotted ones, 6 to 6.5 width would be fine. I just want unique and I would rather they were affordable.
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] A friend brought these by. Spindle mount airplane wheels from the 1930s they are 20s and I only have 2, but I’m thinking.
Any wheels like those would be great. My front is 5x4.5 and rear is 5x5.5 but I can change that if need be.
Those are perfect.how do I find those?
I am looking for some unusual rims for the car, but with my budget they will have to be cheap.
Yea, I really like it. It’s a Renault color that I had just done in a 1965 Renault caravellle . I liked it so much that when this guy said I could...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] One side job down, now to build a chassis, chop another coupe, then back to the fun.
The belt line is just a bead roll, but I have done them
From a piece of 1” flat bar and the work out quite well.
The big 3 is in San Diego. It’s the last one and I grew up there, so I am making the trip to
See old friends and walk the swap one last time. Its...
I liked it too. I’m just mocking things up. It might make its way back, and it might not. We will see.
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] I’ll play. Mine was actually just pieces that people left in my yard. I would sell a good back half...
[ATTACH] Well, as the saying goes, “nobody puts baby in the corner”. Well I had to put it in the corner, I need to do some side work so I can buy...
Wow, that is cool. I could do that.
Yea, I think I’ll get the emblem and make the nose all one color before I decide.
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