The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by FestersGarage, Feb 2, 2006.
Round Rock, TX
recently sold a 55 Pontiac Starchief
soon to acquire a 50 Chevy Deluxe
Spring, Texas (near Houston): 1961 AA/F Comp Coupe
Watauga,TX in progress 32 milners clone.
66 Galaxie 500
....and a collection of parts that looks more like yard art than the 28 RPU it one day aspires to be.
Between Coppell and Arlington in a '95 TURBO CAMRY!
'62 Thunderbird in the works
i'm in houston and i drive an orange 32 hiboy roadster,and a black 39 deluxe sedan.
my dad bruce,drives a primered 32 roadster pickup,2-32 5-windows,and a blue with black fenders org.steel 32 roadster.he also has in various stages:3-32 pickups,32 3-window,and another 32 5-window.
my mom drives HER 32 roadster(brookville body) that we built for her for their 40th wedding aniv.
here's the cars i have pics of.
Benbrook (west Ft Worth)
46 ford p/u
tan sealer on the fenders, yeller sealer on the body.Hope to be all one color for the roundup, but the new motor thrash might get in the way
69 f-100 parts chaser mostly red / white, never washed
15 hp briggs swap meet tractor (stripes by Nasty Jack)
and a couple of projects way to weird to think about
Hardluck.....when you headin down for the roundup ???
In Cypress, drive a '62 Invicta convertible, '29 Ford coupe, '04 FlyRite Punkin, '70-something Squank, and now gathering parts for a '30-31 RPU.
sherman...... 55 chevy gasser.
So.ATX-'62 Impala (daily) kustom-always in the works
Arlington.... '54 Skyliner.
Nail's, hard bargains, 18 wheelers, cars, motorcycles.........Why?
'32 5-Window when Franco gives me a price.
Did you hear that Franco????
My purple 52 Chevy 2dr can usually be found zipping along somewhere between Mesquite (home) and Kaufman (work). (Though I can't truly claim to be from TX... I just moved here a few years ago.)
Arlington - 60 Olds 98
for the past several nights in a row, i keep seein' palmer in his red scalloped ford late at night prowlin' the town.. along with some kinda wagon and sometimes a shoebox... im dyin to meet the man finally!
I hate you!
Thats gotta be the most perfect car out there. I at least got to drive it for a few days.
Just wondering mikeyboy ,I've heard this Nasty Jack dude is really ornery but is one striping sumbitch ,and to never take your women anywhere around im.
Sounds Nasty to me.
1950 chevy pickup, currently stock, but not for long
1969 nova, in pieces all over my garage
My wagon and a 30 coup soon to be on the road in the next 10 years.
I can spell Texus.
Houston.. 54 chevy 210 in the werks
Grapevine, '57 Plymouth Fieldcar
Oh yeah, I DRIVE a Ranger. lol
In South Austin
- '26 Model T Sedan
- '57 International PU
- '61 Olds F-85 2dr
- '93 Chevy PU on bags
30 Roadster and on Summer Sundays you can catch me driving a 16 hp riding lawn mower mowing my yard. O hand I got a 04 Chevy and a yz 125.
Sure are a lot of Texas folks!!!!
N.W. of Austin...
Lets see...got the orange 32 5w w/427 Ford(been driving this one for about 35 years or so)
and there is the 32 3w Rat Rod w/Flathead(that is the new project that is taking most of my time nowdays...kinda like last year, just before the roundup!)
got another 32 PU that should be the next on the list. w/ Flathead
and there is the 1915 track T roadster from years ago...also Flathead motivated(SCot blower car)...what is with all of these Flatheads???
there is the 68 SS El Camino that I used to drive as a daily, awaiting a new engine.
there is a 32 panel truck that WILL be built one of these days(no flathead here)
oh yea....49 Panhead(less wheels than above vehicles)
and last, but for sure not least, 1942 Stearman Biplane w/R680 (cu in) radial engine power.
What in the heck am I doing on this dang computer, I am so far behind on above stuff, Gotta go back to work on something.
Denton ( God's Counrty ) , Tx
31 Ford Coupe
ft. worth, 57 chevy, and 27 t roadster project.
Dallas- 54' Ford,and a 67 bonnie thats in a million pieces and no money to finish.
Granbury... '63 PIMPala... others "in work"
Originally from South Oak Cliff-Dallas,now houston short step '73 Chevy,soon '54 5w A.D. Chev.In Navasota 13 old trucks('35-'72) await my retirement.
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