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Discussion in 'Traditional Customs' started by John Lee Williamson, Sep 10, 2017.
This tub from a 2 Dr is for sale now, current photo from the ad.
This tub looks like the one built by "The Bruns" in So Cal, had an Olds engine. Good Looker! I love the black wall in back, like floating on air.
OK I give. What is it?
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'37 Buick convertible sedan. It's a dual-cowl convertible, which I don't believe Buick built from the factory (so, it's customized).
It’s for back seat drivers
Looks like the rear windshield is a boat item. Cool car, but I'd raise it up just a touch.
Buick dual cowl, dual windshield, convertible sedan lowrider built tub
I wouldn't describe this as a tub. It's a Delage convertible or cabriolet, with a conventional long trunk behind the folded top. Pretty car, in any case.
Cam Grant's A tub with a "notanardun" engine.
"notanardun" ? Please explain!
As I recall Cam adapted some Ardun Covers to his small block Chev, so it looked to be an Ardun but really was "not an Ardun".
You're right, it doesn't have enough radiator hoses to be an Ardun but just enough rediator hose to be a SBC
TUB GOES BOOM!
What do you think those two tubular clamps on the left frame rail were for? Nitrous bottle? On board fire suppression system?
Great Tub drawing by Keith Weesner
This Deuce is a Kansas car driving across country, might be radiator overflow jug holder? Looks like the guy is a drummer headed to a gig in the 40's? Somebody else take a stab at it.
Bentley Weyman Leather Body - Tub
Here's the answer to your question on the rolled Ford tub "Pierce Arrow oil filter clamps."
Leave it to the HAMB, seek and you shall receive!
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