The Jalopy Journal
Not sure why the can says Dark Blue, the first can I had with the same mix was Washington Blue
It gets bright in the sun and darker in the...
Agreed the hood is the biggest challenge. I found the 39 Standard hood also has a different brace across the cowl, I am hoping I can extract the...
Here is my 39 Standard truck that Ford should have built. It might be for sale if anyone is interested.
@nobby I have the whole front...
Picked up a better chassis and did some mock up. [ATTACH]
One of the first suspension geometry threads I followed in the infancy of the HAMB was called Ackerman and Roll Center, it really pointed out...
I'll start working on Rashy to go back again, I don't want to wait 17yr like I did last time.
Here are a few morning shots for Motivation...
I thought you weren't supposed to have two shoulder belts mounted low without the submarine belt, otherwise you will just slide under the lap...
I had a roll up roof in my Model A truck for years. I attached it at the front with a "Hidem" strip and snapped the sides and back. Roll it...
I'm really digging that top
I have my copy at home, It's a good read.
I used tubes and some wheel liner (Rubber-bands) on my Borranis when I put on the Pirelli radials.
Me and Tesla went for a last spin in the Model A this weekend.
I saw it up close in 2015 and liked the fact that the gauges were mismatched. Made me feel better about my mix of gauges
Nice Score, and great that it is rust free. I have a really nice 60 Merc grill that would look great in there, shoot me a PM if interested....
What is "Double Cranked"?
There are a lot of other frame options out there, are basically the same 35-40 Car and 35-41 Truck.
I am keeping my eyes out for something for my...
Art Morrison is who comes to mind, but Roadster Shop might be an option.
Just a quickie with a tape measure
Used one to pick up my 39. No troubles at all.
If you have the top wood, you can back track off those. Otherwise I can try to measure mine on the inside when I get a chance.[ATTACH]
Wow, that looks great
Skinny scallops behind front and rear fenders.
Look up Donnie Baird's 63 Olds, it should be the goal of any car....
Sorry about your trouble, was it fresh water or salt water.
Not surprised, I remember your 60 ElCamino being loaded down with a car body at the roundup one year.
After almost 20yr as black, my truck is turning shiny blue one piece at a time.
I cut down the aprons on my Channeled full fender model A. you can see the full height between the cab and rear fender, and the much shorter...
She snatched this Chipmunk up for Breakfast on Sat. Pulled one from the garage last night that ran past me when I got home from work.
Welcome to the family [ATTACH]
Looks like the top of the carb are missing.
If you're going to do it, might as well go all in.
Not Mine, but a cool set of DCOE45's
looks like aerodynamics and they made them to homologate for NASCAR.
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