The Jalopy Journal
So, i'm probaby like a lot of you guys, in that i often browse the same threads multiple times, looking for inspiration, the small details that...
With a haircut, i think that could actually work.
So i've had this idea kicking around in my head for a while. Every time i mention it people look at me like they're considering a call to the men...
Was not my intent to be critical, just curious :D The car is awesome - well designed, practical, full of some great fabrication - and most...
Researching for my newly acquired '49 4-door, so i've just read your entire thread.
Good call on not frenching your headlights -...
There is NOWHERE else on Earth that sits on this much combined knowledge!
Thanks for your help, one and all.
Does anyone recognize these lights? Ideas on make and model are much appreciated :)
Thanks Rot 'n Kustom, that is pretty close too what i imagined! I think the two-door conversion would take away some of the stodginess. Now i'm...
Dang you work fast! :)What I TRIED too do in the mess I created was chop it a couple of inches, slide the roof forward, lay down the rear...
Actually James, it was!:eek: How the....?
My first attempt at this and i suck already?? Damn! :D
Any of you fine gentlemen want too see if you can clean up my mess?
A couple of inches...
Tubing bender, OR
shrinker/ stretcher, OR
a set of anvils for an English Wheel - i can weld up a framework :D
While searching for something else i came across this build thread.
What's the status?
(What Would Rikster Do? :D )
Old Style Weekend
The Jokers Show
Sell a kidney if you need to, either show is definitely worth it!
Like what you're doing on this.
Don't sweat the SBC decision - you're getting it on the road, and that's what counts! Some horse trading down the...
Anyone know what's happening with the car that started this thread?
Dude, i'm impressed you're hanging in there.
Only thing i can see wrong with this is that "that guy Geir from Sweden" is actually a Norwegian!...
Just picked up the same grille myself for dirt-cheap at a swap.
The SEARCH function on here is awesome!!! :) Don't need to start a new thread...
Most of the things you're considering are just a matter of sitting down and nuttin' 'em out before you start any cutting. There's a lot of good...
Hmm, haven't seen a lot of these cars for years!
Guess that's what happens when you move to the other side of the globe....!
what's the story...
Slightly different model, but Micky Himsl's touring is pretty cool....
Okay Brian, what's the other film? Do i need to go the the JOCKEY Journal to find out?
Have you considered Corvette taillights, the 56/57 or 58/59(60?) style?
Mounted on the top of your rear fenders?
They are different in size so not...
Glad to see this truck by Jeb Scolman AND Richard Graves.
Look closely at it. There's lot's to learn here!
So, the vinegar removes rust and paint - what about chrome........?
Anything you shouldn't put in vinegar - I've read that pot-metal in a molasses...
Time for a little Australian content.... ;)
And here is the little critter in it's natural state.....
Dont know if you've resolved the issue of how to finish the centre of your grille, but how about a trim piece something like the one in this link?...
Alright all you wise gurus!
Anyone able to identify this cowl and this firewall?
That's what i'm wondering. It's for sale for about US$200.
Not sure if it's worth it really
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