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Hot Rods I drove the 5 window to work today

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by HOTRODPRIMER, Mar 22, 2018.

  1. After trading the 4 door for the coupe and spending the last 7 weeks working on getting the seat moved and doing a little interior changing to get my big old Neanderthal body squeezed in and rebuilding the carburetor,changing the plugs & wires and just trying to make it as dependable as possible I was able to drive the coupe to work today,man did I get some thumbs up.:)

    I am felling a little more confident with the car and getting use to the non synchronized transmission and I am like a kid at Christmas,I didn't know that driving a banger could be so much fun,I actually got the car up to 55 MPH and never pushed it any harder but I suspect it had a little more power.

    Today is a RED LETTER DAY! HRP

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  2. silent rick
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    you work? when do you have time for the hamb?

    edit....i suppose the real question should be "when do you have time for work?"
     
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  3. cederholm
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  4. Jealous! ;) Enjoy that cool 32 :cool:
     
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  5. Very cool!
    Now get off the HAMB and get back to work before Brenda finds out.
     
  6. 2935ford
    Joined: Jan 6, 2006
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    I was going to take my roadster to the grocery store until I looked outside!
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  7. going to lunch taday ha ha Of course I be takin the bride along. Maybe a Sonic burger see ya.jpg
     
  8. I would take my Car for a Joy ride, but I would have to Dig about 2' of Snow
    away from the Front of the Car, & a path of about 50x10' path to the Road but
    instead I will Look at Your Car, Nice Ride but I think I like the 4 door Better
    Just my 3.5 cents

    Live Learn & Die a Fool
     
  9. Deuces
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    Not a cloud in the sky here...:cool::D:cool:
     
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  10. Pays to work pro bono,the Boss lady can't expect too much,my title is CEO.

    Guys,I feel for you and hate to rub it in but it's in the mid 60's and I'm having a ball.
     
  11. 3W JOHN
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    Cool,glad to see you got it running.
     
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  12. Blue One
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    o_O :D A 5 window is way cooler than any 4 door and Danny has had his share of 4 doors.

    So that's not even worth 3.5 cents :p:D
     
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  13. Petejoe
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    Fun fun Danny.
    Great to hear it’s getting more reliable.
    Lucky man. Cool car.
    Does Brenda know your on the H.A.M.B. at work?
     
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  14. NashRodMan
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  15. The37Kid
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    Just noticed you have a trunk, handy for deliveries! :) Bob
     
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  16. She's gone to the bank so what she don't know won't hurt her.:D HRP

    There ya go! HRP
     
  17. CEO = currently employed officeboy
     
  18. BJR
    Joined: Mar 11, 2005
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    Only 2 things kept me from driving my 5 Window to work today.... 1.. I don't work, 2... I don't own a 5 Window. Other then that, I would have driven it to work
     
  19. 40Standard
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    from Indy

    life is good
     
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  20. 26hotrod
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    I use to drive mine to work and those were fun days. That's one thing I miss being retired......
     
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  21. catdad49
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    Holy Cow, you went so Fast that you're blowin' the paint off (I'm not sayin' it's a bad thing)!!
     
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  22. Rickybop
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    LOL. Made me laugh, BJR.
    Glad you're having fun Danny. Your Coupe is cool, man.

    Sent from my VS835 using The H.A.M.B. mobile app
     
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  23. CEO = Chief Embezzlement Officer. :D HRP
     
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    My daughter took this as I was leaving the shop. HRP
     
  25. HRP I didn no U were in politics??o_O They all grin till the judge sez 30 yrs.:(
     
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  26. chevy57dude
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    Danny -
    The simplicity of the coupe is perfect. Glad you took 'er out.
     
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  27. trollst
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    Count me as envious....
     
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  28. Thank you sir. HRP
     
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  29. Danny, she looks perfect soaking up the sun. Looks like a blast.;):)
     
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  30. exterminator
    Joined: Apr 21, 2006
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    Is that the 32 four door you got from a fellow hamber and you traded it for a coupe?
     
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