The Jalopy Journal
CIMG1148 by sidevalve8ba posted Dec 15, 2013 at 12:22 PM
As a good friend of mine says, "Real hot rods don't have fenders!"
Oh, and Gary is right. Be sure an order it already assembled. You won't regret it!
Yes, that is the one. I ordered the "short" bed which is an option. I also ordered it with a '35-'36 tailgate which has the Ford logo on it. The...
I am using one of their beds on my avatar. I am quite happy with it. It is a quality product.
I have to wonder how many folks bought new Chevys in '54 and then said, "Damn, if I would have just waited a year I could have had a V8!"
I had a '40 Tudor with a warmed over 8BA that I drove for a few years. I ended up selling it and that is a decision I still regret to this...
This was taken at the Jalopy Showdown several years ago......
This was taken at The Jalopy Showdown several years ago.......[ATTACH]
Thanks for the heads-ups, Jim. My brother lives in Aiken so it would be a great opportunity to see my brother AND see some great drag racing in...
Al, did you stop for ice cream?
I like the sticker right below it! ^^^
Yep, you hit the nail on the head, definitely Railway Express. ^^^:)
Did you try the Swap Meet section on The Ford Barn?
You can't help but wonder what happened to the '50 Ford from that film. Where did it come from and where did it end up after the movie was finished?
I never get tired of that one. Most of that movie was filmed in the Asheville, N.C. area. A college buddy of mine grew up there. He was among the...
Not cheapskates, Jim. Frugal folks! :rolleyes:
I like your ingenuity on that column drop. Good job!
I think the key part of the phrase is "no maintenance".
Okay, I am 6' 1" and I used the seat out of an '86 Ranger for my '32. I had to narrow it by about 5". Narrowing it was fairly easy and I was...
Hey, if it ain't broke, don't fix it!
Aren't you glad that did not happen on your recent Rambler trip!
I had a friend back in the early 70's who had an old Corvair with a gas-fired heater in it. Standard Corvair heaters were rather lack-luster.
Yes, I do. Courtesy of J. C. Whitney, many years ago. Keeps my little truck very comfortable. [ATTACH]
Turn on the heater, Peter. I think we're...
My friend Tom T turned me on to the wonders of this little Lisle tubing bender. The only drawback I have found on this one is that the...
I've got this magazine cover framed and hanging on the wall in my shop.
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