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Hot Rods How many hot rods and or customs do you own?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Roothawg, Oct 30, 2018.

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How many hot rods/customs do you own?

Poll closed Nov 6, 2018.
  1. 1-3

    39 vote(s)
    48.1%
  2. 3-5

    18 vote(s)
    22.2%
  3. I have a real problem 5+

    24 vote(s)
    29.6%
  1. trollst
    Joined: Jan 27, 2012
    Posts: 1,435

    trollst
    Member

    Got two, feel very lucky to have two, matter of fact, feel lucky to have one. Poor as a churchmouse when I was a kid, dreamed of owning a hiboy, never thought it would happen. Yup, own two, had to build them, but it happened. DSC07207.JPG DSC07102.JPG
     
  2. hotrodman303
    Joined: Jan 7, 2017
    Posts: 266

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  3. This concept also applies to my wife's student loans.
     
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  4. Hi my name is Ron, and I to have an addiction. I'm also sentimental too, a bad combination.:rolleyes: I still have my O.T. 68 Vette,I had since high school, and a O.T. 1967 Bonneville conv. that my dad bought new. As for HAMB friendly Rods. A 1929 model A coupe, with a { 389 Pontiac }. A 30 model A sedan with a { 354 HEMI }. A 1934 Dodge Sedan Delivery with a{ 350 Chevy }. And a 1956 Chevy Nomad with a {327 Chevy}. Also a current and long term project, a 1926 T coupe with a { 500 Caddy }. That's also not counting my little junkyard.:confused: I really need to join the AAA as in {Always Another A};)
     
  5. DERPR30
    Joined: Jun 3, 2010
    Posts: 771

    DERPR30
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    from HARVEY LA

    I HAVE A PROBLEM BUT I ONLY HAVE ROOM FOR 2
     
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  6. Bandit Billy
    Joined: Sep 16, 2014
    Posts: 5,232

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    @Ron Funkhouser , On a scale from 1 to 10, where 1 is "I consider myself a car guy" and 10 is "I'm an uncontrollable addict", I would put you at a 13, Certifiable Hoarder of all cool things car related! You and Moriarty, he might even be a 14.

    I would prescribe a 12 step program but clearly you two are on a different flight of stairs than most. :cool: Don't go changin.
     
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  7. oldsman41
    Joined: Jun 25, 2010
    Posts: 1,096

    oldsman41
    Member

    Ive been thinning out the herd the last few years have 2 rods 1 custom left, if I don’t find something else.
     
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  8. Moriarity
    Joined: Apr 11, 2001
    Posts: 14,706

    Moriarity
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    Hmmmm let’s see,
    I have a 61 corvette
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    And a 61 impala
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    And a 40 dlxe coupe
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    And a 55 hardtop
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    And a 55 sedan
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    My bubble top car the futurian
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    A clone of Roth’s outlaw
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    The car craft dream rod
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    Two zinger clones
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    A 2/3 scale 57 Chev built for revell [​IMG]

    And a couple of chopper trikes, a flat bottom v drive drag boat, 6 mini bikes, 4 go karts, an off topic 66 ss396 Chevelle and a lowered 04 Silverado......

    I have a problem. It is called decades of unsupervised buying


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  9. bowie
    Joined: Jul 27, 2011
    Posts: 1,985

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    My wife would say WAY to many! Where do I start ? I will exclude post ‘64’s and stockers... 1930 std roadster , Dad bought in ‘48 only a rod due to Winfield cam and 35’ wires. ‘31 coupe , z’ed frame , was early 60’s Olds power drag car , ran with 294” Chevy from ‘70-‘80, Orange ‘32 3W real late ‘50s to early ‘60s wedge channel rod , ‘32 pickup, chopped and channeled bought for $75.00 when I was a kid (in a million pieces), ‘36 pickup old ‘60s rod w/327/350 horse in her, ‘38 pickup bought for $45.00 when I was a kid ( built up and blew up 7 Flattys in her from ‘71- ‘82), ‘52 Customline 2dr, bought for $100.00 when I was a kid (built up and blew up 3 Flattys in her from ‘69-‘84), ‘57 Chev 2dr h-top with 427”4spd , she’s a primer rat, ‘64 Vette coupe 327/365 horse , a real fun one...like my signature line says...
     
  10. YOU WIN, MARK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:D;)
     
  11. Well what you would consider to be non essential modes of transportation, I have 4 plus an old Harley (plus mini bikes, go carts, vintage bikes etc) and for some reason look every darn day for something else I don't need.
    I don't dare buy a lift because I know very well I'd have another in there, like this super cool tilt body center steer model A coupe I seen a couple days ago..lol
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  12. Roothawg
    Joined: Mar 14, 2001
    Posts: 18,642

    Roothawg
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    Dude, you need therapy. Actually, I would be in the same place if the wife didn't keep me in check.

     
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  13. Let’s just say a lot......


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  14. Black_Sheep
    Joined: May 22, 2010
    Posts: 927

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    Member

    One HAMB friendly, one not so HAMB friendly...
     
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  15. gene-koning
    Joined: Oct 28, 2016
    Posts: 1,258

    gene-koning
    Member

    1 39 Dodge pickup I just bought plates for today, and 1 48 Plymouth. Then there are 2 +25 year old trucks and my wife's 04 car. I really am cleaning up, the only project still here is my son's parts car. There is actually grass growing over in the side yard! Gene
     
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  16. 47ragtop
    Joined: Feb 8, 2007
    Posts: 588

    47ragtop
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    1 and only one. Really don't care about having more than my 40. However that hasn't always been true , had 7 at one time . Later Bill
     
  17. Too many for the area I'm in (8 plus a parts car)...but calling all of them either a hot rod or custom is a stretch (some are stockish or slightly modified). All 1960 and below.
     
    Last edited: Nov 15, 2018
  18. johnold1938
    Joined: Apr 19, 2009
    Posts: 351

    johnold1938
    Member
    from indiana

    I NEED THEAROPY!! DSC00101.JPG just took a power drive to iowa and got a 1935 tudor sedan to go with my 1932 5w rumble seat coupe,,1932 tudor sedan, 1932 full fendered roadster, 1938 deluxe coupe,1952 f1 5 star cab pickup!
     
  19. classiccarjack
    Joined: Jun 30, 2009
    Posts: 1,415

    classiccarjack
    Member

    Two builds possibly 3 that are HAMB Friendly. Hopefully getting a 1934 Dodge I found. Building two 1936's when my building is put up.

    2 non HAMB friendly cars. One 1969 Valiant with a slant six on steroids. And a 1968 Barracuda 383 Formula S...

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  20. I wondered if Mark would reply. :) Some people have great toys. LOL
     
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  21. Sad to say, I only have room for 1 at a time. Dont know if thats a good thing or not ;)
    Well... 2 if you count my bike.
     
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  22. Dave Mc
    Joined: Mar 8, 2011
    Posts: 1,793

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    IMG_0375.JPG Rosie's 1.JPG IMG_0553.JPG our pic`s 182.jpg our pic`s 234.jpg IMG_1076.JPG

    and five Motorcycles
     
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  23. AKGrouch
    Joined: Oct 19, 2014
    Posts: 207

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    2 at my house.
    20170806_095336.jpg bucket.jpg
     
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  24. steinauge
    Joined: Feb 28, 2014
    Posts: 1,504

    steinauge
    Member
    from 1960

    Right now I have 5-glass T bucket,55 Ford,50 ford a just OT by 2 years big block 4 speed galaxie and an ot chevelle .Those are all more or less running,there are a couple of projects that are kind of apart.
     
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  25. Blown35
    Joined: May 20, 2008
    Posts: 201

    Blown35
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    PETER_MARTIN_001.jpg rtside rake.jpg
     
  26. four
     
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  27. 41rodderz
    Joined: Sep 27, 2010
    Posts: 2,815

    41rodderz
    Member
    from Oregon

    At present just the 27 T. Bought it off a good friend whose brother built it . Everything new. He has health issues so I decided to help out which I guess means I am an old softy. Now my Dad he has always had a collection though he is starting to think the herd which is a major shift. Though what I would really prefer is to get an early Econoline pick up, Falcon or Chevy 2 . Have 4 ot's and the 27. I only really need one hamb friendly to keep me happy. Vintage parts collecting is my real down fall.:)
     
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  28. 41rodderz
    Joined: Sep 27, 2010
    Posts: 2,815

    41rodderz
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    from Oregon

    Actually I am as happy as a " pig in ___" if I am collect vintage parts.
     
  29. lumpy 63
    Joined: Aug 2, 2010
    Posts: 865

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    I'm in the real problem category.....
     
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  30. car doctor
    Joined: May 25, 2011
    Posts: 439

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    I"m down to 4, gave the gasser to my son. IMG_20180930_113134.jpg IMG_20181028_114556.jpg IMG_20180623_084623.jpg 14894509641931588976588.jpg IMG_20180430_145826.jpg
     

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