The Jalopy Journal
also I know you know this but if you have any questions you can call me anytime :)
so a few things here,
I may have overlooked it but I didnt see any one talk about thrust washers when discussing putting side shift gears in a...
ive never owned a set but a close friend of mine has had two sets and a trip to Bonneville and back and they were about done.
I know this is a super old thread but if there is anyone with experience running one of the offy with rochesters I’m curious to hear your opinion...
ive got one behind a 265 in a model A and havent had any problems with it in terms of holding up. one thing I would encourage others to do is...
@Nailhead Jason you see this?
hell yeah, the car looks great, would love to hear more about this fabricated c/4 to olds set up!!!
car looks great man, love seeing yall chip away at it!!
im sure youve figured this out by now but just incase you havent its been my experience...
congrats man!!! looks like a well built car with a great stance!!
this is great news
great seeing the history of this and that youre bringing it back to life!! As someone that grew up in Concord it warms my heart to know that...
anyone know of any nomads built that had canted quads?
this thing is super cool
I’ll give that some thought!!
I remember trying to use that stuff years ago and not having a whole lot of luck with it. I’m sure someone out there is good with, hoping at least ;)
Oh also does anyone have any experience chopping pot metal vent windows? I’ve seen a handful of Buick’s that have been chopped with rechromed vent...
So last night I decoded data plate, turns out it started life as a 2dr hardtop special riviera.
up till now I always thought a 57 Buick was a 57...
Any updates on this???
ive been following along on IG, stoked to see youve done a build thread on it!! cant wait to see the carson top happen, I think itll look killer...
Man what a great car!!!!
So @Nailhead Jason asked @themoose to photoshop the Buick with paint and man o man did he deliver!!!
Just wanted to show a better pic of the scoops[ATTACH] [ATTACH]
Also I don’t think I showed earlier but the hood has been suicided as well....
I don’t disagree with that!
Man anytime, I’ll dm you my number!!
ha! That’s awesome :D
the portholes are intended to be exhaust ports!!!
as for the bumpers the rear one has been molded in and I’m not 100% certain what the plan is on...
Chris Pekarek was from Long Island and was hands down one of the coolest dudes I’ve ever known. He oozed style in everything he did.
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