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Hot Rods How About A HAMB Barn Find Thread

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by roddin-shack, Nov 29, 2017.

  1. roddin-shack
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    Don't know if we already have one, I searched but could not find one. So here is a start.

    I was visiting a friend checking on his progress of a 32 Ford 5-W build. When he takes me into another side garage , he had just picked this up locally through information from a friend of a friend. The car was in an old garage for over 45 years. He does not know what he will do with it but just had to have it.

    1932 Ford 5-W Coupe,

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  2. RacingRoger
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  3. ...I was lucky enuf to snag a 38 chevy & a 37 Chevy coupes that each had been sitting in different pole barns for 30-40 years each,..they are both being rebuilt ,...the red oxide 37 coupe formerly raced at Byron Dragway over 40 years ago.
    38 cpe 5-18-12 002.jpg 38 cpe 5-18-12 008.jpg 38 cpe 5-18-12 055.jpg durand 37 coupe 10-29-14 002.jpg durand 37 coupe 10-29-14 170.jpg
     
  4. Hot Rods Ta Hell
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    Great find! We should first define "Barn Find". It's been overused as much as "Breaking News" has by the news stations. Photos of the car, as found are a huge plus.
     
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  5. BJR
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    I found a ham in a barn once...... It was still on the hoof and not smoked yet.:D
     
  6. blowby
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    Nice find, and I might add finally gives me inspiration for a front bumper on my heap.
     
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  8. roddin-shack
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    I assumed photos as found was a gimme, I guess I should have been more specific. LOL
     
  9. choffman41
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    I've found a number of barns in my day but they're all full of rodents and horse puckys. Never quite caught on to this barn find craze.
     
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    from Wisconsin

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  12. Evil Emery
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    Posted already in another thread, but here goes. It was even found in an actual barn, 17931780_414647858933716_6754725766845431808_n.jpg 17931968_1374366105939937_520862151548600320_n.jpg 17934715_895287927278073_2127500200258830336_n.jpg
     
  13. scotty t
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    I found a 60 impala 2drht in an old car wash , does that count for anything?
     
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  14. scotty t
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    I've got a 454SS truck in my barn I hope somebody "finds" it in the spring!
     
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  15. scotty t
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    I did find a 55 nomad in a garage that had a barn style roof, it was next to a 55 belair convertible. Bought em both, years apart tho.
     
  16. scotty t
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    I bought a 48 Plymouth business coupe from the HAMB classifieds, it might have been in a barn at one time.
     
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  18. Evil Emery
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    It iwas a model and not R/C. I did not ask for it, as the Buick takes all of the extra room in the garage.
     
  19. WTF really
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    20170419_131611.jpg 20170419_131621.jpg This how mine looked when I got it.
     
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  20. jailhousebob
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    I think i posted this a few years ago when i first got the car but what the heck.
     

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  21. 28rp
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    Barn stored since ,74.
    came to my place with 54000 miles on the odo...
     

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  22. T&A Flathead
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    Parked since 1951.
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    Where you will find it now. (But parked inside)
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  23. Stogy
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    Pretty complete 39 Buick Coupe
    as found in old delapidated Aircraft
    Hanger Caledon,Ontario

    Sold in late 90's
    as found...

    It would be a nice candidate for
    a custom...
    Where is it now....?

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  24. mr.chevrolet
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    no I didn't buy it. fi69[1].jpg
     
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  25. choffman41
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    Found this in a shed. Guy at work told me he knew where there was an old Model A buried in a shed. Almost didn't go look at it as I wasn't in the market for a Model A. Best buy I ever made.
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  26. 59bones
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    IMG_0828.JPG IMG_0877.JPG This one was supposedly parked in 1974. I like the old chrome steel wheels and the pinner whites.
     
  27. stangman05gt
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  28. HA! This one has a cut down 1931 Dodge Brothers radiator and shell. Hardly ever see those on a hotrod.
     

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