The Jalopy Journal
What a great job, awesome metal skills.
BTW what is the seat out of?
I have no idea what the caps say I just found the picture in here. Trying to find out what they are have someone wanting a set.
Can anyone tell me what these wheels are off of? Are they a wood spoke or steel?
I see re-popped 28-29 roadster quarters from different places for sale. My question is what was the difference between a Roadster Quarter over a...
Can anyone tell me if anyone is making this style of wheel center cap anymore?
I have seen in them in recent magazines but no mention of the...
Does anyone have pictures of a 30-31 model a coupe of the windshield steel header panel on the car without the visor attached?
Also need to know...
Staying a few days in Montebello, then a few miles North of the 110 & I-5 area.
I'm Coming to Los Angeles to visit Family March 16th to the 23rd.
Would like to check out some Cruise Ins during that time.
Well made my goal to have the car off the frame table and on the floor by Christmas.
Still a long way to go but hopefully some more progress can...
Sorry again for such a delay on reporting progress in my build.
Been a busy year, got the frame laid out and welded up, rear-end cut...
SOLD1928-29 Model A Chrome Grill Shell Smoothie style with no holes.
Unit is new display unit. Has a few very minor imperfections which are not...
Here's a pic of Body/tires/engine trans at ride height I'm shooting for.
Sorry Guys & Gals for the long time for an update on the Insani-T build.
Bad winter and didn't want to heat the shop at below zero weather.
I know this is an old post but I was wandering if anybody has a 7 degree tapered tie rod reamer that I could borrow/rent? Have three holes I need...
Here is a pic of the back.
It is 44 1/2 wide about 9 inch on the ends and 13 inches in the middle.
Re-posted to see if someone know what this dash came out of.
Yeah I'm 6' myself, didn't want to be munchin on my knee caps every time I drove the the car
Frame is going to be 1 1/2 x 3 rectangle tube. Have not totally decided to do as a T-bucket style or a perimeter type. The body will...
Well Been traveling all week on business.
Did a little yesterday. Today I stripped the skin off so I could finish welding the body framework in...
Love the line describing the car. I'll have to remember that one when I get the car done.
Put some braces in the cowl area. Then got the body on the floor. Now its at a level where I can work on the roof cross braces. No more standing...
I used the vinegar at full strength .
Glad the parts worked.
Thanks on the build!
Was able to work a little yesterday. Got the beginning of the bar(S) that will got from the top of the A to B pillar post made and tacked in on...
Trying 3 photo from above post again.
Got the rest of the body frame and B-pillars made and tacked in. Had a couple of more pictures than this but the new Photobucket isn't working...
No problem on helping someone along in getting their project done cheaply. I figure that is what boards are for to help find info.
It has round dies. I just make sure the bender is level, then put a magnetic level on the sq. tube and make sure it is vertical level...
need louvers ?
No problem about last night after some comments earlier in post when I started it there were a few comments from nay-sayers and...
I bent them on this type bender.
You can't just put it in and bend a 100% the first time. I found that do about three or four pumps...
On the vinegar for one thing you need a lot of it. As this build has progressed slowing since I got the body I waited until vinegar was...
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