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History Part of P-51 fuselage on Ford frame/running gear

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dave Downs, Dec 13, 2020.

  1. Flatty powered Mustang!
     
  2. Daddyfink
    Joined: Jan 27, 2007
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    And now, the rest of the story!

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  3. BamaMav
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    BamaMav
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    from Berry, AL

    Yep, that’s who I was thinking of. Had a mental block....
     
  4. 1ton
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    My guess is that since nobody has seen this car finished, the project got shot down.
     
  5. Dave G in Gansevoort
    Joined: Mar 28, 2019
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    Dave G in Gansevoort
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    from Upstate NY

    You could say it was a flight of fancy...
     
  6. BamaMav
    Joined: Jun 19, 2011
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    BamaMav
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    If you read the newspaper clipping, it states he decided to build a touring body for it, so it sounds as though the airplane parts flew the coop....
     
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  7. AC Chapman
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    AC Chapman

    ...when a belly tank racer just won't do.
     

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