The Jalopy Journal
Thank you. I finally got it is finished.
Build pics here ... http://public.fotki.com/old-hermits-garage/8thscalemodels/1930-chevrolet-phaeton/...
I wish I could get some more Elroy !!!!! Mike Gradis at edeuce used to make them but they have been out of production for a LOOOONG time. Maybe...
Heres a car I finished yesterday to go with Jim's grill shell & radiator to give y'all an idea of how they look on a build.
I hope the 3-D printing prosess wil continue to drop in price and make large scale bodies affordable.
Hers the woody Jim.
Heres a couple of bodies I've done over the last few years ...
I know, but when your choices are limited to one or nothing, you do what you can with the one. :o)
This body needed MAJOR renovations too when...
PS, I stuck it in the 'never ending diorama' where it's collecting dust.
Hey Deuces, I still lurk around every once in a while :o)
It's 90% finished but I lost interest in it Gary. I have several in the same condition....
There were two 1/8 scale resin Willys bodies produced (coupe & truck) but they are no longer available.
They were rough and...
Pretty cool cars lowtech. Heres an older salt flats car I just finished.
Eight plug Mumford/Ardun head on Ford 4 banger, chain drive blower,...
FYI - zman & strange agent,
Maybe y'all should "read a bit" next time before bashing somebody.
Are all these I pulled from THIS thread...
Been lurking since 2007 !!!! Guess I'll go back to it, and it's a Pinto, not a Vega.
I read the entire thread before I posted. Since you seem to be the thread police tell me why a '71 GMC Sprint isn't HAMB friendly and when is a 40...
The topic is daily drivers ?????? What's not on topic about my post ?????
My daily driver for the last four years ...
stock 4 banger, 4 spd & 25 mpg.
... traded a Pontiac to my son for this GMC Sprint in...
Definately, thank you.
You are definately doing an excellent & unique job on both the engine & truck Jeff. [IMG]
Me too !!!!!
Heres the boom I made out of Plastruc I beam for my 1/8 scale wrecker ...
and heres the wrecker ...
Bet the owner said "You can have the car but the rose bushes will cost ya $250.00" :rolleyes: ;) :D
Here is a simple boom I found on a railroad forum that could be modified into whatever you want.
Link to article ......
That is a cool tow truck. After lengthening the frame, if you have an extra T rear spring you could use round styreen tube and make a tag axle for...
Jim, did you tell Mike about it ? I have purchased several bodies from e deuce and one arrived warped beyond repair. I contacted Mike and he...
Thanks Jim, Gary & Mojo for the compliments.
Jim, my house only has one model in it but my garage is filling up quick.
These shelves are 4' x...
It's been almost a month, anything new ?
Everything you need to design your own gauge faces.
I wore tennis shoes on my Harley ONE time. Still have the scars to prove it.
Hi Gary, just found this and had to tell ya that you are doing a top shelf job on the pkp. At the pace you're going ya just might have it done by...
Some BIG scale (1/8th) rail's, altereds & gassers OK?
Here's a couple of my 1/8 scale builds.
The truck is finished, the coupe is not.
Here's a 1/8 scratch built rail I did a while back.
Shouda put a hemi in it but theres always next time.
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