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Features Model A roadster highboys on Model A frames

Discussion in 'Traditional Hot Rods' started by Chris, Jan 3, 2009.

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  2. Getting there. Looking better and better.
     
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    I'll second that!
     
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  6. Deleted- fullfendered, not fenderless.
     
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  9. Sorry traditional Canadian apology, my bad, just getting some clarification from the aficionados.
     
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    That picture has been the wallpaper on my computer since 2008 and is the inspiration for my roadster rebuild...which has also been going nearly that long. :rolleyes:
     
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  12. 97 I like it also and I don't know how long its taking to rebuild my 28 Roadster but I well understand. Frank
     
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  13. Thanks for the share! I was the lead cameraman on that. I'm the guy at 23:20 with the nice hair!
     
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  14. I believe the term HighBoy is with a 32’ rails, AV8 is know when model A frame is used
    Hell could be wrong HighBoy are east coast ,Channel east coast .. later
     
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    A highboy is an originally fendered car with the fenders pulled off, at stock or close to stock ride height, no channel, usually with no chop or a mild chop.

    An AV8 is just a Model A body with a flathead V8, frame doesn't matter. I don't think 350s etc count.
     
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    Those" etceteras " have never counted! , way back in the late 50s early 60s one of the flathead gurus here in NZ, is said to have proclaimed "ohv V8 engines are just a passing fad! " he still drives his blown flathead powered hotrod.
     
  17. I still drive my flathead powered 29 . Nothing beats the sound of a flathead with straight 070FB402-2122-487C-97FD-A1A2DE2F8FD0.jpeg pipes
     
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    Mission accomplished
     
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