The Jalopy Journal
AMT started making dealer promo cars in the late 40's. I suspect the scale was a function of the drawings and models (scale models used by the...
These are some kits I got from a high school friend. It took 30+ years to get them. His dad built them 58-61 and then stored them. None are for...
Sold! Thanks HAMB!
The Corvair van had what looks to be a 394 Olds right behind the front seats.
I am south of Iowa City and I have a 37 Plymouth and a 57 Cadillac.
Are you an Anamosa local or recent arrival?
I have a lot of family in...
Welcome from Riverside, IA
Great to have another model builder on the forum!
I have a lot of family from the Monticello area that raced dirt...
Just a heads up. That 65 Olds could have a switch pitch TH400 in it. Might be worth rebuilding and keeping.
I have worked on 61-63 Birds for many years and they are essentially the same as the 64-66 Birds under the skin. Here are my thoughts.
Welcome from SE Iowa!
Welcome from Riverside, Iowa
Wanted to share some pictures of my wife's 37 Pylmouth P3 2dr falt back sedan.
It has belonged to friend for years and has been stored in his...
Congrats Brock! That truck has the look!
I have an extra 57 Cadillac Column in Riverside, IA
This spring I will be getting a 37 Plymouth P3 2dr sedan from a good friend.
It has a 52 ish Phymouth flathead 6 and the original 3 speed. The...
Welcome to the HAMB from Riverside, IA
I have lots of family in Monti. Darrell from Darrell's is my first cousin. As a kid I hung around Hughes...
I know the 65-68 Dodge-Plymouth-Chrysler C body cars are not part of what is considered traditional customs but sure do look good done up as one....
Welcome from Riverside, Iowa.
I would have guessed your images looked like Solidworks. I used ACAD full time about 15 years ago but since then I have run Pro-E/Creo. A coupld...
Welcome to the HAMB from an Iowan Design Engineer. What cad system do you run?
I must have 5 sets of those. Found them in the shop last month. I'll go out this weekend and measure them.
I had all 8 pieces of my 57 Cadillac's bumpers done by Keystone. Super quality and fixed a couple rust holes for a very reasonable price.
I liked the 26 Buick on the trailer. The card in front of it changed every day (in a funny way).
Did you see the 51 Desoto wagon (with 56...
I used a place near Dubuque. Price was a little high but 7+ years later they still look great. I'll ask the friend that sent them in for me (they...
Welcome to Iowa! Just got back from a trip to Oslo. What a beautiful place!
Did a quick searsh on E-pay and 371676 RH is a 70-81 Camaro/Firebird spindle.
Whereabouts in Iowa are you?
Being a northsider in my hometown (which is also a college town) is a way of identifying as a local.
The "Black Angel" is a locally famous...
Get the steering column and cable out of a 65 Mopar full size. They are column shift and they have the cable that works in the earlier...
Are you talked a project that has been sitting for decades or a driver?
So many cars from the south have been brought up to the north that I...
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