The Jalopy Journal
His shop is south of Madison.
Indeed it did. Built in 1917.
My shop Is in madison Wisconsin. ACME IRONWORKS. I'm a professional blacksmith.
Here's another cool old piece of equipment that my buddy just bought from the same guy I got the press from. It's a metal planer. The bed is...
That's a pretty sweet old camel back drill press!
It was run by a steam engine.
Here is the head gear and counter weight that bolts to the top of the frame. It draws the ram back into the cylinder
Just got this press today . It's about 8 feet tall weighs around 8,000 lbs and has a steam powered cylinder on it that's about 18" in diameter. I...
I call it the Five Star Superb. I just finished this for a client of mine. It will be mounted up on a column in his office. A fun piece to build!
I've got a brand new set of 265 rings and pistons for .030 bore if you want them you can have them. I've had the damn things for 20 years now. An...
Correction: Mig not might.
I've used bronze might wire before. Never really cared for it. Seemed like no matter how you adjusted the machine the beads were always a bit cold...
I'm building a kustom pickup and working on the floor wishing I had a bead roller right about now. Anybody got one I could use? I own and operate...
Shear it cleverly on a beverly. I'd recommend the B2 model. Don't even bother with off brands. They are the best and the original. Also not a...
Sweet thread! Yankee ingenuity at its finest keep up the good work! Subscribed.
Its horrifically beautiful! My condolences and good luck!
Dry ice might work too. Or pull the crank and press it off with a shop press.
Looking at that motor makes me feel kinda funny. Like when we used to climb the ropes in gym class. Schwing! !
I think your all tri-5 haters.Not sure why?
I dont think god himself could build a more perfect 57! She's not bad either!
Thats sick! You gotta love the bare bones no bullshit appeal of the 210
(I presume). Nice car! The side pipes
really pull it all together!
At this time my budget allows for one or the other, bumpers or paint.
My official apologies for offending you all with the sacreligous notion of...
Your bluntness masked your wisdom. I agree with you completely chrome IS better than paint any day of the week! However it is also...
Sweet ride! Yer doing it right! Power on!
Clearly you lack vision and tact! This is what I was thinking.
Im finally getting close to painting my 57' 210 Delray. Im thinking about going simple with gloss black and painting the front and back bumpers...
I use the Boelube with holesaws for stainless (11ga) and I get 2-3 1 1/2" holes out of 1 hole saw. Impressive stuff!!
[ATTACH] Getcha self some of dis. This stuff makes stainless its bitch.
Almost got the body on my 57' ready for paint! Looking for cool flame or scallop ideas on 57' Chevy's. Lets see what ya got!
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