The Jalopy Journal
I really should get into my '29 Roadster. It has been waiting it's turn 7-8 years.
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I built this one in the nineties. Same car before and after.
Here is the car in it's current state. It is running, driving, titled and for sale now. Asking 39000 euros.
The fenders are the old ones with just fillers strips at inner edge. You see that in the picture taken beside the red fence .
Okay guys, here is the result from past three months. SAR rear body panels and about 4" chop with laid back windshield done by Kari Saarela in...
I have made some minor updates. Reversed eye front spring and '35 wheels with 6.00's and 7.50's. The bigger rear tires made noticeable difference...
Thank you guys for your suggestions on the engine mounts. By some internet research I found out the 4 cylinder cars driveshaft and torque tube are...
I sold my Model A coupe last month and bought a 1934 Fordor driver here in Finland on Monday this week. I was told that the car has...
I will be there and pick some parts from Hotrodmaker.
I will as I sold the previous avatar. It was metallic red 31 roadster. I have the next avatar project waiting it's turn, 29 roadster.
Very nice car. I like the faded paint. Wonder if my car may look that 50 years from now?
I have a shirt here in Finland, Europe.
Thank you Rick for letting me sit behind the wheel. To me it was the highlight of our trip. For Anita it was probably Sunday when rode rental...
Dean, if you mean me I could not find out if Rick is getting suitable spot and goes there.
Rick, are going to GNRS? I have plans to visit there and I would love to see the car.
I have Ford racing short std rotation V-belt pump and CVF pulleys with Summit damper which came with a set of spacers and it has 3 and 4 bolt...
I remember Power Cat tire brand from the early 80's, This might be interactive modern version?
Well, I'm not in USA but in Finland Europe. I had Kiwi QC in my roadster and it was good and surprisingly quiet. I drove it several years before I...
I have put early nova 10-bolt with self made lowering blocks to stock springs of '28.
For us living far away from the USA it is common to buy cars by pics only and overpay everything with all the costs to get those home.
Check out the Harley accessories suppliers. H-D spotlamps are 4 1/2" and you will find also 4" dual headlamps too.
I built this one late 90's. Last version of it seen here.
All wood structure and floor replaced with steel.
Widened the rear body 3" and scratch...
Here is one on the works. 265/65-16 on 16x8 and 195/65-15 on 15x6.
No, but I saw him at ZZ Top concert here in Helsinki July 21st. They played great.
Nice work indeed. Here am I spectating with THE shirt on! Keep up the good work!
Nice 'bird you have there. I have '64. My wifie had '60 some twenty years ago.
Hi Flop, I've been following your builds long time and you sure do amazing work.
I would like to know how do you get the panels so straight. How...
In the 90's I put on my 28 Chevy roadster early Nova 10-bolt with 6x15 wheels and 205/75-15 tires and front I kept the original axle...
If you're going to use fenders it takes much more planning and measuring than fenderless car does. Wheel width and backspace, tire widths, brakes,...
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