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Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Lloyd's paint & glass, Jul 18, 2022.

  1. SilverJimmy
    Joined: Dec 2, 2008
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    Saw them live at the Cow Palace, final show for their Escape tour, 1981 I think. Lotta beers, lotta years……
     
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  2. JimSibley
    Joined: Jan 21, 2004
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    Im working on the same thing that i am
    Always working on,Rusty junk! This time ,in the form of a 1933 ford coupe. 8CAA5B0A-7269-4E4D-8629-6139FEFB1697.jpeg
     
  3. High test 63
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    IMG_20220926_194938007.jpg IMG_20220926_194947393.jpg IMG_20221007_125944843.jpg 29rpu on a duece frame, i should have my head examined!
     
  4. MMM1693
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    My wife's kitchen table
     
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  5. Royalshifter
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    from California

  6. Doublepumper
    Joined: Jun 26, 2016
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    from WA-OR, USA

  7. Still gathering parts, for the sloper and mowing 6 acres on the Nestucca river. Salmon fishing is slow, no rain. IMG_3704.JPG
     
  8. Cosmo49
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    Brass wire cup brush mounted on a drill press at high speed, metal polish, black background paint to highlight letters. Holley 390 cfm with Fenton’s on a 1962 261 ci.

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  9. Thats well done :cool:, i think i see a trade secret there ;):)
     
  10. seabeecmc
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  11. Ha, got a deal on this Saginaw box. Pulled the cover and found this:
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    so I pulled it all apart and cleaned it in kerosene. Actually turned out well with no obvious damage so I am replacing the seals and will give it a coat of paint and see if I can get it mounted in the '31 this winter.
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  12. pigIRON63
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    I'm tryin to wrap up my Elco. It was supposed to be a quick and easy project, you know the kind. Well, 33 months later it's still not done and still in my way. The good news is, I can see the light at the end of the tunnel. I'm now in the "making dust" stage. It SHOULD have some color on it by Turkey Day.
     
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  13. got a bit more done on the Binder...runnin boards next, need to shorten them.

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  14. choptop40
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    Closing on a new property soon and deciding to build or not the 51 after the shutdowns and 3 years later.. 6C67B7AC-88D0-4F5D-B9D2-4A35172196FD.jpeg
     
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  15. fastcar1953
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    Working on going to Lloyd's party next year. A lot to do. Get drinks , think up stupid jokes , pack a tent....
     
  16. indyjps
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  17. ready to go to a new home if anyone's lookin for a winter project..asking $4500
    wheels shown don't go,(these are my mock-up wheels) will have rollers
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  18. Ford52PU
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    from PA

    Put a new bed floor in my 52. 5EA95600-5CFE-450D-BCF8-E4F6BCA544A9.jpeg
     
  19. 1965 (shew! Just barely made it in!) Malibu. Cut and buff, my freaking back hurts! I'm tired of painting cars! 20221115_132306.jpg 20221115_143835.jpg 20221115_171915.jpg 20221107_111413.jpg 20221107_123839.jpg
     
  20. Okie Pete
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  21. Black_Sheep
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    I’ll be working on my OT Hot Rod this winter. The plan is to reseal the engine and have a bunch of stuff powder coated, ceramic coated and repainted. It’s been 22 years since I put it together and it needs a little freshening up…
     
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  22. Just.dale
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    A7934BEC-C1F3-4EA7-8EB2-A40A44551EEE.jpeg Trying to finish this puzzle!!
     
  23. ERguitar
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    21484.jpeg cab painted and set on the frame, glass installed. Kind of tired of body work so I'm going to switch over to chassis stuff, brakes, suspension,steering etc. Plenty to keep me busy now that winter is here.
     
  24. lumpy 63
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    Took an old cast away 65 Impala 12 bolt housing , cut all the brackets off and narrowed it to first gen Camaro width. Added a posi and 373 gears. Now I can stuff it in my 59 Vette project. I didn't do it all in one day but I buttoned it up this afternoon:cool:
     
  25. pigIRON63
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    Update, still working on the Elco. Scuffed,washed and taped it off today. Pushed it into my "state of the art" um... Paint booth?!. If the weather cooperates tomorrow, I'll get some lipstick on this pig! IMG20221123164459.jpg IMG20221123164519.jpg
     
  26. I recently helped my brother clean out the attic in my father’s garage ( I’m still sore in places I forgot existed) when it’s all said and done there’ll be a great deal less of it.
     
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  27. pigIRON63
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    IMG20221124153527.jpg IMG20221124153453.jpg IMG20221124153720.jpg it's just a sealer, but I'll get the yellow on it in the next couple days. I shot this in between turkey duty. IMG20221124153751.jpg
     
  28. spanners
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    And it feels good to get it to that stage doesn't it?
     
  29. pigIRON63
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    Oh yeah. It's been a long time coming.
     

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