The Jalopy Journal
Charlie Stephens, I have always been the type guy that studies things & plans them before I do things. I have also been the type guy that matches...
To add to this I'm moving to Charlotte , NC in the next month or so.
The advice here about quick changes is something I wondered about.
I'm starting to research building a 32 Ford Roadster & want you'lls advice. I'm looking at kind of nosatalgia/part modern theme. I would like to...
I've got over a thousand pictures on my computer & most of them have come from facebook. That doesn't include what all I have on different clips....
Back in the garage.
Know where this car is setting right now!
One was raced on circle track but it wasn't made from DST like that.
It was an original drag strip car like all the others that someone later...
BSL409, how much did this cost you?
Where is the car originally from?
Was it from around the Va. Carolina area?
The reason I'm asking is because I have a picture of the rear of a...
Back in the 90's I was a painter/bodyman on a Winston Cup team.
We not only knew how much the paint made the car weigh, we also knew what fillers...
It might be one somewhere in this forum but here goes.
Has anyone attempted to make a homemade flow bench for checking heads?
I almost did this...
Thanks for the links Troublemaker!
From what I've heard, we can add we can add Old Dominion Speedway & Dragway in in Manassas Virginia here as well?
Anybody else heard that?
Troublemaker, I would like to get with you after vacation.
With what I do I run into a lot of guys from around here that raced Stock/Super Stock &...
I'm curious to know exactly where this car is from in southwestern Va. since this is where I live.
Anybody know, exactly?
Who was the driver?
I just got introduced to this thread.
I have only read a couple of pages but gosh I love it!
Keep it coming.
I just bought a 67 Fairlane with a 289.
I'm thinking about building a streetable Stock or Super Stock class car clone that would look the part....
I'll do that.
Is your car streetable?
That's how I thought about doing mine is a streeable version.
Love the car. I have a 67 Fairlane 289 car I recently bought & was thinking about doing this as well.
Keep me updated.
It wouldn't rot with the coating though.
It's funny you say this. The guy I got them off of was a PDR guy & he was the one that suggested the water & deep freezer trick.
He couldn't get...
Sounds like the ball bearing trick might be the best thing!
Thanks, that gives me some sort of idea.
Yes but then you would mess up the coating!
That's what I need to find out about. I wondered about heating it but wasn't sure if it would mess up the coating.
That is a good question Tommy but I would. think if you didin't completely fill the headers with water it might work.
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