The Jalopy Journal
Hey, you're welcome.
Would you believe me if I said I have been to Narvik? Drove there from Kiruna.
Thanks for all the feedback fellas.
here's a bumpitty bump for Saturday.
Hello! Welcome to Mart's Garage. While building my last Flatty I realised my engine adaptor was bending. In Part 1, I set about strengthening it...
Jamie, will send you a pm.
Thanks for all the kind words fellas. The rest of the block mods were covered towards the end of part 2.
Hello. Welcome to this week's video from Mart's Garage. Yup, I manage to get the French Flatty 59A clone finished and installed in the truck. In...
Thanks Tommy, Spec et al. Last bump from me, for the Sunday crew.
Thanks very much! Bump for Saturday.
Hello. Welcome to this weeks visit to Mart's Garage. In this week's video I complete the mods to the French block to make it compatible with a...
Thanks for sharing your wiring knowledge, Steve.
That panel repair looks like a real bear due to it being almost flat. You are taking the slow sensible approach so you have the best chance of it...
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Thanks for all the positive responses fellas. All the best for the new year, and a Sunday bump from me.
Hello! This week I come to a decision about which motor gets worked on. I show the mods that are needed to fit a 59A type oil pan. I show what...
Excellent work, Jamie. All the gear and all the ideas for a change.
Wow. That's the way to buy 'em.
I'm not proud. Bumping it for Sunday here.
Thanks Tommy. Giving this a Christmas day bump as I'm just about to sit down to a nice dinner with my family. Merry Christmas everybody.
Hello! Welcome to Mart's Garage. This week I show the progress on the French Flatty 59A clone build. I also road test the truck and make a...
Thanks for the interest fellas. Here's a bump for Sunday and Merry Christmas everybody.
I like looking at everybody's projects in these pics on this thread. Diamonds in the rough or showpiece pride and joy. They're all great shots.
Thanks Tommy. I covered things up well and was sure to get the bits out. Ideally I should have done that before the block wash but it slipped my...
Hello! In this week's video I continue with the Spalding French Flathead build. I cover modifying a French/8BA style cam to run a front mount 59A...
The rusty terminal on the end is the Arm terminal.
The upper one on the side is the field terminal.
The lower one on the side...
Fingers crossed, Tommy, I hope you're right.
Doh! It was because I was only looking at the rear view! Silly me. It does look great.
Hello! This is my other French Flatty, known as the Spalding Flatty. I embark on a plan of attack to build a performance motor for the 32, but an...
That 36 looks so smooth driving down the road. That last shot nailed it.
I was just about to say exactly the same, one piece at a time. (Except not stolen parts from the Cadillac plant).
Once you get back to something...
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