The Jalopy Journal
Say it isn't so..
Super neat score!
Coolest Merc I've seen all day:D
Wow, my 2 and 1/2 year plan seems pretty optimistic now.
Just gonna keep moving forward... ...on past the watering holes, lol. Mostley;):D
Barn kitty getting out of the weather.
Raining fairly hard.
She be Throughly disgusted and annoyed with the winter rains.
This is the...
My patching progress since start of year,
Still got another hole to go where the toe board support sits.
A couple of 90 degree bends...
Fun to See.
Frame info from The Restorer magazine May/June 2007 pg.17
FRAME ASSEMBLY A-5005-D
On September 18, 1930, Release Number 17050 Supplement...
Not much got done.
Been saving this fat piece of sheetmetal. It mics out at almost .0700 so getting close to 14 gauge.
Some of that is...
All good progress, right on!
Lots of good ideas here. I'm soaking it all in.
Merry Christmas to one and all Hambers
Go away for a week and holy cow look at you now!
Very Nice, she's all mean now!
Mags is temporary, dreaming of Steelies or KH 16 inch bent spokes.
Figure 2 yrs before on the road in any fashion.
I'd keep the girl but wife may...
Having difficulty with hinge pins too.
Used best 4 pins on back doors.
Whats left is junk.
From left to right;
Piece of copper tube
This drivers door lock didn't snap out of its coma with a little lube spray.
Sanded striker to remove some roughness,...
Bag of bolts in wood block box, sorts into this.
No idea what the pot metal trim piece is but pretty sure its not Model A.
Wow really neat!
That Desoto looks great!
Bet it didn't look that good when new.
Very nifty, nice score!
Barn kitty has earned her keep into the new year.
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and a fat meal of yesterdays leftover chicken.
After fiddling with the blocks, shims, and clamps.
I can get this door to swing to touch the striker.
Not very perfect yet though.
Did manage to...
This is how I Feel2
She just got her first job! So not too much time for this now.
Use your best announcer voice...
And the award for most ugly steering wheel goes too..
2Blue2 and his "I scrubbed the years of rat piss off it and...
Wish I could hear that 6 popper run!
Was pleased to see mine here!
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Chicks dig it!
I'm Loving it!
Gave his all for this project.
Well she is kind of an outside dog.
Ditch below lower terrace only has water when raining hard
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