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Art & Inspiration A Dreamer's Wish List

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Jive-Bomber, Sep 5, 2017.

  1. Jive-Bomber
    Joined: Aug 21, 2001
    Posts: 2,993


    Jive-Bomber submitted a new blog post:

    A Dreamer's Wish List


    1. Continue reading the Original Blog Post
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  2. tfeverfred
    Joined: Nov 11, 2006
    Posts: 15,505


    Hmm...... 426 HEMI running gear for my T Bucket project. Dream BIG, BABY!;)
  3. Nobey
    Joined: May 28, 2011
    Posts: 954


    Happy Birthday J, mine would be a 32 five window coupe, 37 engine with some tasty speed goodies.
    No fenders, unchopped, like the one my Dad had, and the firs car I ever rode in.
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  4. Gavin Tittle
    Joined: Aug 15, 2017
    Posts: 205

    Gavin Tittle

    1) ^ that.
    2) More parts for my 350.
    3) A car to put it in.
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  5. Squablow
    Joined: Apr 26, 2005
    Posts: 12,896


    I've been very lucky to have found a ton of cool shit in the past few years, the only couple things I can think of that I want are one of those Tucker radios that I see on eBay every once in a while and a '34 Ford car grille in good enough shape to run as-is that doesn't cost as much as I have in the rest of the car.

    But what I really need is a big bank of free time. That'd be worth more to me than any new parts at the moment.
  6. alchemy
    Joined: Sep 27, 2002
    Posts: 11,526


    Smoothie Halibrands - got em.
    Grancor heads - got em.
    Kinmont brakes - got em.
    Pat Warren quickchange - got it.
    Old Ford sheetmetal - got it.

    Time to put it all together - number one thing missing on my list.
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  7. patmanta
    Joined: May 10, 2011
    Posts: 2,841

    from Woburn, MA

    Columbia Rear End
    Early Model AA Underdrive Box
    McCoulough VS57 Supercharger (got it but it needs a rebuild)
    V12 Lincoln Flathead
    28/29 Ford Pickup Cab

    ...a nice Mallory unit to spark up my 8ba would be nice too.
  8. porknbeaner
    Joined: Sep 12, 2003
    Posts: 39,670


    Hmmmmnnnnnnn le's see

    Mine is probably not as cool as everyone else's.

    A pair of Enderle Barn doors.
    A GM Mystery motor (the virtually non existent 427), I would actually be happy with enough parts to build a destroked 409.
    A Z-28 Off road cam
    A good 4 gear ( I would settle for a Saginaw LOL)
    Any race weight body up to and including a first gen Corvette. I doubt than anyone ever built one but a race weight A sedan would fit my current project to a T ( no pun intended).
    An older hot rodded or mild custom and not to bad abused '40 Ford coupe and a hot 394/B&M trannied olds. Got everything but the Ford. I would settle for a solid '51 Ford Victoria.
    a '46 Jail Bar pickup
    A pair of 8 wide ( or 7s) Ansen Sprints ( early not modern)

    I could expand my list but as you can see I am a '60s kid. LOL

    Edit damn it:
    Two pair of 327 Turbofire rocker covers so I can build myself a tall set to clear my valve train. Canted valves and roller rockers require a lot of room.
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  9. 208custom
    Joined: Mar 19, 2006
    Posts: 168

    from Boise, ID

    Edmunds Hemi valve covers
  10. DDDenny
    Joined: Feb 6, 2015
    Posts: 8,148

    from oregon

    NOS 66 or 67 Chevy II 327 block did say dream!
  11. 5 foot.95 pounds..brunette....34-24-32..unmarried and HORNY
  12. Binger
    Joined: Apr 28, 2008
    Posts: 1,349

    from wyoming

    I have several things I would love to have and build.

    An OHV head on a Model B engine.
    A Model A quick change
    30-31 roadster body and chassis for an AV8 project.
    Heads intake and other good parts for mercury flat head to go in AV8.
    49-51 Merc project.
    33 or 34 3 window project.

    Plus many other things.
  13. 1940 Ford Ute (yea we have two, but not a 40)
    Coach Craft Drop DoorRoadster
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  14. GasserTodd
    Joined: May 15, 2009
    Posts: 305


    A late 60s style fuel altered with 392
    A 70s style fuel altered with a Donovan
    Ted Browns (RIP) T bucket
    Rich Guascos red Topolino (built by CARS)
    53-55 Studebaker coupe

    And a shed big enough to fit them all in - shed to have polished white tile floor, great lighting and to look like a modern car dealership showroom (without the modern cars)
  15. Mr48chev
    Joined: Dec 28, 2007
    Posts: 22,214


    40x60 shop with two hoists in it. If you are going to dream dream big.
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  16. GasserTodd
    Joined: May 15, 2009
    Posts: 305


    Mr 48 Chev, it still wont be big enough for you. Think bigger :)
  17. tractorguy
    Joined: Jan 5, 2008
    Posts: 417


    Rare speed parts or any kind for my recently acquired 1928 Chevrolet 4cyl motor.........also some Norden Hyper-Tension carbs or carb parts for my Chev II dirt track midget project.
  18. Ebbspeed
    Joined: May 7, 2007
    Posts: 50


    A 12 port head to fit a 302 GMC, and a mechanical fuel injection setup to bolt on it.
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  19. studebaker eric
    Joined: May 9, 2008
    Posts: 1,345

    studebaker eric
    from Fresno Ca

    Super stock cross ram and heads, and adjustable rocker arms for my 413, 6 deuce manifold and carbs for my 327, and a 383 stroker and an overdrive for my 65 c10
  20. atch
    Joined: Sep 3, 2002
    Posts: 3,640


    ARDUN & QC in a '23 - '25 roadster
  21. 302GMC
    Joined: Dec 15, 2005
    Posts: 4,681

    from Idaho

    I already got enough stuff for this lifetime, but in the next one we get anything we want, right ?
    All I want is a 12 port GMC head, some Venolia slugs made in 1956, and a Howard roller & kit ...
  22. To find my uncle's roadster......pretty sure it's still out there.....somewhere......covered up........
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  23. chiro
    Joined: Jun 23, 2008
    Posts: 616


    Fresnel supercharger for the Flatty. Simple
  24. Bandit Billy
    Joined: Sep 16, 2014
    Posts: 2,894

    Bandit Billy

    When I read the title I was going to say citizenship but I decided that wasn't appropriate so I won't go there.
    But I would like;
    a 327 for the Nova,
    a Muncie for the Nova,
    a posi for the Nova &
    a buyer for the Nova
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  25. Muttley
    Joined: Nov 30, 2003
    Posts: 18,017


    A pair of Cragar GT breathers were on my list for a long time and I finally found them. They're up for sale at the moment only to help fund a once in a lifetime chance to buy something I've been looking for forever. Here's the link to the ad in case these were on anyone else's list: Gragar GT Breathers.

    For Sale 15.JPG
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  26. captainjunk#2
    Joined: Mar 13, 2008
    Posts: 4,227


    ive got a dreamer s wish list and a nightmare for a bank ballance
  27. porknbeaner
    Joined: Sep 12, 2003
    Posts: 39,670


    I got a 30x40 at the retirement villa. Thought it was pretty big then we started storing stuff in there. LOL
  28. 56sedandelivery
    Joined: Nov 21, 2006
    Posts: 4,685


    Read the postline here, and the first thing that came to mind was this week's political happenings; I won't go there however. MY personal wish list includes an OT forum rules car or two, getting my current project actually done (sleeper/bracket car), so I can get on to another (car trailer project), and assembling all these small bore/short stroke engines I have. We need another drag strip in Western Washington, and I'd really like to see that happen.
    I am Butch/56sedandelivery.
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  29. If I'm honest, I'd like to have the 427 cobra motor that was in my F-100 before I bought it, second I'd like to either try and restore or sell my '49 Lincoln(turns out it was more than I could handle), last but by no means least, meeting Linda Vaughn would be nice.

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  30. Gman0046
    Joined: Jul 24, 2005
    Posts: 4,579


    Met Linda Vaughn at Cruising The Emerald Coast. Very classy lady.
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