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Projects Two things make a car: Wheels and stance.

Discussion in 'Traditional Hot Rods' started by flynbrian48, Nov 30, 2017.

  1. FrankenRodz
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    Couldn't agree more. Even a crappy Ride looks cool when the Wheels/Tires/Stance is right.
    Every one of my Projects begin that way, and I create the rest of the Look around how it sits.

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  2. I'll add a picture of my delivery to this thread. I do like a rake with BIG and little's. ;)Ron... 20171125_165600.jpg 20171125_164552.jpg

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  5. I figured I better get the stance and wheels/tires right since there wasn't much else to look at.
     

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    I hate to be a nattering nabob of negativity but the two things that make up a hotrod should be H P. If you put high heels on a pig, it ,ay have a rake but it is still a pig. Just sayen! o_O
     
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  8. ...bags I'm sure?...
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  10. i.rant
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    1. 1940 Ford

    CA85D651-5D37-4309-901F-C2357E65A201.jpeg May lower a bit more with next set of tires.
     
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  11. woodsnwater
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    I hope Funkhouser doesn't mind, but if there is a stance thread going, his coupe has to be in it. bad ass coupe.jpg
     
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  12. paul55
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    My '55. Different look from my avatar. lower rear.jpg
     
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  15. Johnny99
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    This A was/is in the classified for sale. What a neat little car. 29.jpg 291.jpg
     
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  16. Dyce
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    My 40 chevy, no bags but that might change. The rear springs are a little to stiff right now.
     
  17. Agree 100%. These wheels and stance wouldn't look good on most street rods, mandatory for Gasser look.

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  18. nutrocker
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    '35 wires with Lyons covers. 7.50 rears and 6.00 fronts.
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  19. pooch2
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    hiboy9.jpg 28 on 28 chassis. Pilot 21 stud block, 39 toploader.
     
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  20. Blue Moon Garage
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    Nice profile shot.......... 347 Kayenta.JPG
     
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  21. Gotgas
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    Literally, any old car can be an eye catcher with the right wheels and a good stance. This rusty, beat up ugly old beater wagon just about proves it.

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    1. 1940 Ford

    ^^^^^^^^^^^ bad ass car, you nailed it.
     
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  28. IMG_1105(2).jpg This is the mock up set of Palamides and 12 spokes but I have a set of 5 Spoke Americans... 16x10s rears and 15x4 fronts I'll post later...
     
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