The Jalopy Journal
I never get tired of looking at 36 Ford pickups.
I'm glad it's just for fun.
It might not look quite as bad if the wheelbase wasn't stretched, but it would still be bad.
This was probably already posted, but now there will not be a Pate Swap Meet in 2020. It was changed to October, but now that has been cancelled.
I'd go with anybody but Howell's after my experience.
Thanks IronFord. Iv'e got to get me some of those gauges!
If you don't mind me asking, where'd you get those new dual function gauges?
Perfect patina! I wouldn't change a thing about the body.
I've seen a lot worse. I'd tackle it, if it were mine.
And Obama tried to do it again in 2009.
I WAS WAITING TO HEAR THAT GLOBAL WARMING WAS THE ROOT CAUSE.
Actually, in my opinion, since 55 had the first V-8 for Chevrolet, that makes it the first "hot rod " for Chevrolet as well.
I think the best place for the fuel tank is where it was originally. As far as safety goes, you're only going to be a few feet away from the tank...
That's a "coupster" candidate if I ever saw one! It wouldn't look so bad then.
Well, the term "bucket seats" had to come from somewhere!
Out of all the cars on here they could have criticized , I can't believe they chose that one.
Unfortunately, there is more and more of this going on. A lot of the people that are going to these shows don't even know what they are looking at...
THAT 33' ROADSTER IS HARD TO BEAT !
Yes, 32 Ford passenger car . Nice find!
I myself want to apologize. I forget that what may seem like common knowledge to me, may not be for someone else. The important thing is that...
No offense, but if you have to ask what year one of the most common shells around is on a site like this, you're probably on the wrong site...
At least you've got a starting point. I know I'd love to have it.
Are going to have a top door hinge, or are you just going with the bottom two?
I've been wanting to try what you're doing for a while now. I've found a rough tudor that is the perfect candidate for this transformation. I'll...
Exactly! And by the time you find someone out of their mind enough to trade a 3 window for a sedan you could have yours on the road.
I wish the wheels I have like those looked that good. Mine have seen better days.
They look like " Hollywood " wheels. I have a set like them.
Exactly ! I was there yesterday trying to keep from getting run over by a group of young kids riding them just because they were too lazy to walk...
And unfortunately, there seemed to be even more rat rods there than I remembered from the past shows.
You are correct in not wanting to use Greyhound. Their tracking system is a joke, and whatever body work those doors need, you can double that by...
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