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What are you east coast guys doing this winter on your rides

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by carcrazyjohn, Jan 25, 2011.

  1. The Inspector
    Joined: Jan 19, 2011
    Posts: 8

    The Inspector
    Member
    from New York

    Trying to get my sissy ass buddy motivated. I'm at a stand still with my stuff for now so I was really charged up about ripping into the Stylemaster. Well, I have today off with no girls until 5:00, I'm gonna daydream in the garage for a few hours. My cure for cabin fever is garage fever!
     
  2. LIL.TIMMYUser Name
    Joined: Jan 30, 2009
    Posts: 741

    LIL.TIMMYUser Name
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    "no beer and no TV make Homer go crazy!"
     
  3. engine138
    Joined: Oct 5, 2007
    Posts: 1,634

    engine138
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    from Commack NY

    Just paid off the ground HOG for a quick return to spring
     
  4. seb fontana
    Joined: Sep 1, 2005
    Posts: 6,711

    seb fontana
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    from ct

    Just how much area does this bribe cover? Like town, state, USA? Can I contribute? Actually I'd just like the snow off my roofs!!!
     
  5. LeadSledMerc
    Joined: Nov 29, 2003
    Posts: 4,106

    LeadSledMerc
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    Finishing my '37.
    When I made up a punch list of all the loose ends, I couldn't believe how long the list was...but I'm all over it!! :D
     
  6. Slick Willy
    Joined: Aug 3, 2008
    Posts: 3,011

    Slick Willy
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    Did that skirt buff out??:D:p
     
  7. legend
    Joined: Oct 4, 2007
    Posts: 198

    legend
    Member
    from Irwin PA

    Workin on the bottoms of my rear fenders. Who ever fixed them before was a real butcher. Bottom lips were rusted so the bent 3/8 rod tacked it
    in place and hammered the botom of the fender over it. :eek:


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  8. iron head
    Joined: Dec 29, 2008
    Posts: 17

    iron head
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    from port perry

    Other than freezing my ass of workin on building a 50 shoebox out of a rusty detriot based car that i just picked up
     
  9. Slick Willy
    Joined: Aug 3, 2008
    Posts: 3,011

    Slick Willy
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  10. Here in Northern Maine...moving 6 foot snowbanks....shoveling roofs and burning keosene in the garage at $4.00 a gallon..as far as the car..buying parts and thinking about this coming spring...putting that drive train in.....and wondering if I should use the 38 Ford truck cab or the 28 chevy sedan...maybe I should stick to my original plan..
     
  11. hotrodroadster32
    Joined: Oct 19, 2009
    Posts: 375

    hotrodroadster32
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    from Mass

    Dad and I are working on his 35 ford sedan,hasnt been touched in 6 years.
     
  12. ive done floor pans on my 66 F100. and working on painting the inside of the cab. Then ill be putting in a new carpet and then I plan on driving the piss out of it soon hopefully.
     
  13. Slick Willy
    Joined: Aug 3, 2008
    Posts: 3,011

    Slick Willy
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    ^^you have piss in your new carpet??:D:rolleyes:
     
  14. BaznJosh
    Joined: Oct 13, 2010
    Posts: 176

    BaznJosh
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    Is your carpet a daily driver?
     
  15. bgaro
    Joined: Sep 3, 2010
    Posts: 1,189

    bgaro
    Member

    busy busy. finished steering box fronts shocks/mounts and hydraulics system. gotta put the sbc back in, grille ,lights ,wiring harness, and dash to go. just glad that i am starting to put stuff back instead of taking apart. mounted some 750-16 firestones on 41 plymouth wheels and stuck em on this morning. feel like im finally making progress. the clock is ticking stay motivated boys we will be driving soon!
     
  16. 57JoeFoMoPar
    Joined: Sep 14, 2004
    Posts: 4,762

    57JoeFoMoPar
    Member

    I'm watching mine. When the weather gets a little better and the snow melts, I have to rebuild the front end on my OT Mustang.

    Next project might be adding a T5 behind my 289 in my 63 Fairlane. Would like to get my bike running too. We'll see.
     
  17. LeadSledMerc
    Joined: Nov 29, 2003
    Posts: 4,106

    LeadSledMerc
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    Now that my friends is a man of decision!!! :D
     
  18. dudley32
    Joined: Jan 2, 2008
    Posts: 2,117

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  19. 39 chevy kustom
    Joined: Aug 9, 2008
    Posts: 427

    39 chevy kustom
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    Building my 55 Cadillac powered 31 A coupe.
     

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  20. slingshotsteve
    Joined: Feb 3, 2011
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    slingshotsteve
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    from new york

    Finishing up on a lifelong dream,waiting to fire it up,smokem up,and change my shorts
     

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  21. dudley32
    Joined: Jan 2, 2008
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    Screwed up my first post and deleted...lets try again..little tweekin' and maybe on the road.....d32[​IMG]
     
  22. dave s
    Joined: Aug 2, 2005
    Posts: 354

    dave s
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    ive been driving mine... i got a set of cable chains and it'll go damn near anywhere...
     
  23. olcurmdgeon
    Joined: Dec 15, 2007
    Posts: 2,154

    olcurmdgeon
    Member

    Snow two foot over the mailbox at the road, had to shovel the roof before last week's rain/snow storm. Taking small pieces from the shoebox and working on them by the wood stove. Wife hasn't caught me yet. Built a new pleated package tray, polishing the chrome oil filter assembly I got from a HAMBer in Canada, building a finned alum radio blockoff to hold two winged SW gauges on my dash, and buying stuff for March (hopefully) work in the garage like a pair of Porter mufflers. Doing wiring harness so I can control OD with a toggle switch and working on parts so my MP collection of blues will play while I cruise.
     
  24. HomemadeHardtop57
    Joined: Nov 15, 2007
    Posts: 4,205

    HomemadeHardtop57
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    I'm working on getting my sport coupe finished for when the weather warms up..been thrashing all winter so far
     
  25. TOYBOX
    Joined: Oct 28, 2007
    Posts: 158

    TOYBOX
    Member

    I hope you still have them snow tires,you may need them.
     
  26. Silhouettes 57
    Joined: Dec 9, 2006
    Posts: 2,791

    Silhouettes 57
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