The Jalopy Journal
What a great shop!
Most of the kids these days are lucky to even have a job with min. wage pay, try filling up a fuel tank these days just to cruise on that pay!
Thanks guys, I hope im doing it right.
Here I made up a couple door hinge cage nuts for the upper hinges and just drilled a 1/8th inch hole in body to weld and hold in place, worked out...
Got the whole right side completed and welded in and started on the left side.
Here you can see where I had to lower and space in a spacer piece in the cab corner. I don't think it turned out to bad could of been allot worst!
Well as you guys will see I'm an armature at body working, My first mistake was I started at the rear cab corner and got it welded in too high up...
I got the drive line in and radiator & support in. Now on to the sheet metal.
Thanks guys! I will keep you posted.
I bought the truck last year around september.
I heard that! Thanks!!
I got the stainless brake lines and fuel lines installed over the weekend and also installed the newly rebuilt steering gear, But will have to...
OK now were up to date with the build.
I just got the engine back together painted and back in the frame.
The engine was a mess with 4 pistons...
Here I got the frame sandblasted and powder coated. Rear axle all gone thru with new bearings & seals. 3.90 ratio, when I took this...
Then I got the engine all torn apart. It was a mess.
Got her stripped to the bone the very first weekend of having it! Now its all over the garage.
Allot of rusted bolts to break thru.
The pics didnt load? Ok got them, dont know what happend?
This is what I started out with, body workable but the frame was in perfect shape. It had been painted before by previous owner so there was no...
Thanks guys for the welcome's and great album's and sites.
One thing your missing Panelrat is "Grass" where did your grass go dude? LOL!!! nice...
This is the best site I have found for great old vehicles. Great pictures all over the place. Im glad I found you guys.
Im in the...
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