The Jalopy Journal
I truly appreciate your help , Thanks !
hoping to switch hubs and drums at once .
Are the bearings the same ?
I like to replace my rough '42 to '48 Ford front brake drums ( outside hub mount) with a nice pair of '40 (inside hub) drums .
Are they a direct...
Were you able to correct your camber ?
and if so , how did you do it ?
I'm about to attempt this swap .
Thanks for the answers guys . I'm sure I will be asking more questions as I get further into it.
And its now BTTT and maybe we will get this...
I have a couple of these axles that and would like to attempt this install .
Any updates or further info on camber issues ?
I commend your commitment to the traditional hot rod
Can't wait to see where you will turn up next
I'm pretty sure it was 5 window and I should have posted better photos .
There are beltlines by the trunk lid and the windshield frame is all...
As best I can determine, it began life as a 5 window .
Yep fenders were there and welded on, and I really wanted to save them , but they were home made and had a very square lip which just didn't...
Our '32 , last on the street in 1973 . Pretty much just as it was back then , including wheels and tires .
I just can't bring myself to change a...
I believe Al still owns the car and I've heard it will be back on the track REAL soon .
What a great car you have . I am really enjoying the story as it unfolds .
Ontario plates from even # years (during your era) were white with...
Can't help with the magazine , but any chance this could be the car ?
Lueck and Coggins
Seems like it could say Englewood Colo. on the door...
I hope I can still remember how to do this !
The H.A.M.B. is wonderful
We are so glad to hear from another family member , as well as everyone else who has posted .
Bobby , the...
My friend and I were amazed when we received the 1968 photos .
In our wildest dreams , neither of us had expected to see such a nice looking and...
From what I have heard , the original owners are every bit as excited and happy , even amazed that the old girl still exists . We can't wait to...
To refresh everyones memory , my friend bought a '55 Nomad in the mid 80"s . The story goes that it had a drag race history in the Detroit area ,...
I am pleased to post this follow-up .
We have located the former owner / builders of the '55 Nomad .
It would not have been possible without...
BTTT , hoping that someone remembers this Detroit/ Windsor area, ex-drag race '55 Nomad from the description posted above
Any info will be greatly...
The last pictures from your yard gave me goosebumps .
Stick with your plan and don't change a thing . The boys on the running board look...
Thanks derbydad , Facebook looks like a great place to start
We haven't had much luck on this , but found out the Nomad may have been from the Berkley Mich. area .
Previous owner's name sounded like...
I'm trying to help a friend find info on his Nomad . He made a post here but it was in his introduction and probably wasn't seen by many .
Great tech Ed !
Thanks for sharing.
Looking forward to the sequel.
your Canadian connection
I can't tell you the issue , but send Terry , the editor , an email .
Here is his website
and his email...
and they sell a lot on ebay , if you want to check them out there:
I can't say enough great stuff to say about these guys
I just got mine , built to my specs and odd requests
Its exactly as I ordered , all in one...
I think we have this one under control . I'm less than 15 minutes from the seller and have a forklift and the space to store the cab til the...
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