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Features Kustoms blues? I need to see some kustoms....

Discussion in 'Traditional Customs' started by straykatkustoms, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. loudbang
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    Photos from Bangkok Dean

    Now the question of the day. :) A Chevy with Ford trim or a Ford with Chevy front end?

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  4. Ya know rudestude I gotta say I think you’re right. The chop looks right as does the stance.


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  5. I think so too, the green one with scallops.
     
  6. Chevy w/Ford trim.
     
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    Thanks Sancho... I hope someone is saving it...the car has the look of movement while sitting still... I like it...the article on the chop is a good one...

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  11. Ford only built one, but there was a guy for a while selling fiberglass reproductions, primarily as a Batmobile copy, but he did offer the Futura trim (or most of it) if you wanted to build a clone. Copyright infringement over the Batmobile got him shut down... This looks like one of his copies. He never got any measurements off the actual car, he scaled his copy off photos so there's lots of little detail differences.
     
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  15. I'm thinking it is the same car. The chop looks right and the fender skirts look the same.

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    This '64 ford was an A-Bros. entry in the ford "Custom car Caraven".

    For those who are unaware, in the early sixties FMC commissioned the nation's top customizers to modify their latest offerings for national tours, billed as the 'Custom Car Caravan'. (Factory sponsorship was also a big factor in drag racing at the time.)
    i always dug the side vent detail!

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    !963 Custom Car Caravan entry, by Cushenberry.

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    Barris.

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    And one of the most beautiful customs ever, the 'Italien' (Dearborn Steel Tubing).

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    Man, that Scotty B’s must be a good place to eat because there’s always bitchin Kustoms sitting out front!! :p
     
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    That the one Morairity hangs at?
     
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    That T-Bird is killer

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