The Jalopy Journal
Great photos & blog. I've been living in Lafayette for the past 39 years, & it's always good to see this happening. I had to miss it this year...
Robert, I'm not trying to start an argument either. I may be wrong, but I consider the examples you posted to be hot rods. Yes, those are...
Exactly what I'm talking about. Shine up on top, below, why dazzle the roadkill? Thanks, Jalopy Joker!
Thanks guys, I appreciate the opinions. When my friend mentioned a chrome oil pan on a '50 - '53 era custom, it just seemed odd to me. But, to...
A friend & I were having a discussion about possible paint , chrome or metal colors for engine & drive train parts underneath a traditionally...
Sounds good to me, but it's up to the organizers. We'll see what happens.
Wow, Blake, great photos!!
Thanks to all for coming & thanks to those who made this happen. My city has never been host to such a cool car event,...
The center knob was for 5 station presets, similar to what push buttons did later on. The complete manual can be found at the link under the...
Any color that's darker than the whitewall.
Revell '36 Ford. Chopped up & spliced.
Modified, narrowed stock grille.
Scatchbuilt '35 Olds hood side trim.
Man, what great shots! Thank you so much.
Thanks! The bumpers & grille were sent to Chrome Tech USA for plating. Sometimes, it's hit or miss with companies that do plating. I prefer the...
Man, today seems to already be a great day customs. Love those altereds, too.
Mine is a '51 Chevy convertible done as an early '50's custom. I...
Mr. Nilsson, thanks so much for the great photos! Quite a lot of talent where you are, & builders who actually "get it" when it comes to custom cars.
Wow, great work, Kip! Amazing!
Akreone, your photos are outstanding! What did you use for the light sources?
I agree, I've always loved this car. It's hopefully time to do it justice with some shiny paint?
Any pics of yours?
Dang, those taillights are it! Great work!
Great stuff so far this weekend!
I finally finished my '49 Mercury that I had been working on for a while.
Thanks for the great photo coverage!
Good stuff today! 1/87? My eyes would hurt for sure!
Those of you who visit model car message boards may have seen this, but for the rest, here...
Halfasskustoms, thanks so much for the photos. Really good to see!
Great stuff week! Always good to see Juha's craftsmanship as well as everyone else's.
A few older ones from me.
Wow, great stuff this week. Michael that rod is crazy!
The sectioned '53 got my attention, too. I have one in the works, but didn't like the...
A couple of things I've been working on:
'51 Chevy with a padded top.
Man, I like that Plymouth!
After severe building burnout that lasted almost 3 years, I think I am finally back for a while. This was a project that I started on in 2007, &...
Fantastic! Thank you so much for taking the time to do this.
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