The Jalopy Journal
Built one of these two years ago (, poisoned mice Kill owls and hawks)
The mouse swimming pool caught 23 mice
This fall till this date !
I have been in this hobby for over fifty years , and have never seen anyone ,
Section a cowl and firewall ! The way that worked in this build...
How about Portland Oregon ?
If your lenses are flat on the inside , you might contact a stained glass shop and slide a couple
Of purple glass disks in side if there...
Back in the thirtys a lot of cars did not have high beams , so a clear passing
Light was the way to go flick it , on blind every body ,and pass !...
A friend of mine left his garage door open enough to allow his pet cat In , and his neighbors cats steeling food , and one night a skunk ! Cats...
Love the color you chose for the 34 sedan !!!
The car is definitely in good hands !
I would love it if when "something sells "to know what it sold for .
The last price offered is what it is worth , that day ,that time .
I would use ford patches , the bottom of these Body's look like they were ground off .
When built as a high boy or channeled
Had a 34 dodge PU ,...
A 1931 Essex roadster body ! Very unusual and
Artfully designed to spendy Though !
What I would greatly appreciate is a form to ask questions about these old machines,and how to repair . For instance I have always loved the dark...
I like it ! There are so many amazing made in America items and memories.
My father went through the Great Depression, he brought home used tools...
To bend light wall tubing for the body lay the piece over two four by fours spread apart and lay a strip of plywood on top of the tubing then use...
Two door ?!?! Rare and cool !
I called my friend up about your needs , but no luck . He has grill shells and radiator tanks
Tuneup , maybe a clutch disk ...... has no 25 frame...
Hope you are planning to spar varnish ( non water base ) on all the wood before covering it with metal for the last time (tick off termites and...
I know of a man who is in to early chevy restoration , has quite a stash .
Any thing you need ? I have a nice 28 chevy frame with springs and good...
Love the "radial look "bias ! Had bias white walls on my tub , almost got drug into the side of a semi at sixty , chasing ruts , never again.
Glad to hear your settled ,the coupe is looking good !
Love those old dodge roadsters , the black one with a sbc fake Hemi sits perfect .
That roadster looks to be a “ cheap model , four cylinder , painted windshield and no cowl lights . If so it is one of 947 if remember right .
You have a very good eye ! And you make it look easy !
Great job !
Good advice Paul ! Oh and thanks for the 32 front axle !
If you have a bolt ,or button head that is seized
Take a torch and heat up only the head of the bolt ,and after cooling , it still is seized ,...
Originally the single light was add-on light for passing .
Model Ts did not have passing lights .
Valve lapping compound is what they also used for engine turning , take a round stick
Tap it into the compound and chuck it up in your drill press...
There is a registry ? I have an early Duece “cheapie “
Roadster one of 947 .
Trouble with teenage boys is they always have “up the anti”
I was street racing on a safe dead end country road , a guy in a 58 ford fairlane...
Nice meticulous work !
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