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Projects What do you get when you cross 2 failed coupsters, A random ford cowl and 35lbs of mig wire?

Discussion in 'Traditional Hot Rods' started by Junkbike, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. "The Bother"

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    Last edited: Mar 25, 2015
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  2. Looks good to me! HRP
     
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  3. I'm liking where this is going.
     
  4. nice, let's see some before pictures.
     

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    Last edited: Mar 25, 2015
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  6. bruce bowe
    Joined: Apr 29, 2009
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    Wicked little Coupe
     
  7. Bruce Might be Bias
     
  8. blowby
    Joined: Dec 27, 2012
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    Looks good from here. Only 20lbs of MIG wire to go!
     
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  9. Eagletucky
    Joined: Feb 21, 2005
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    Very nice!!!!!
     
  10. Wowcars
    Joined: May 10, 2001
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    This went in a much better direction than I was picturing.
     
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  11. Quick little back story while I burn up the last 30 minutes of work.

    I use to own a 51 Chevy pick-up, Nice little truck I could hop in it and go anywhere!!
    One weekend I'm sitting next to my truck at a car show Minding my own business . Some random dude steps over my display and introduces himself! Well things went down hill after that.
    After about a years worth of hanging around with this random dude, watching him build this rotten, rusted out hunk of a thing that he called a 32 sedan. The bug bite happened.
    Before I knew it my truck was gone! In-case I had not mentioned it before It was a nice truck!!!! Next thing I know I own a 34 Pick-up and A pile of parts that at one time or another belonged to 8 other cars. The whole time I'm thinking to myself " what in the hell have I done" !!!!!
     
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  12. Gary Addcox
    Joined: Aug 28, 2009
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    A diamond in the rough. 350 lbs. of mig wire ! ? !
     
  13. Drive'em
    Joined: Jan 7, 2013
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    You made that from that pile of parts! Awesome work!! can't wait to see finished photos.
     
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  14. bruce bowe
    Joined: Apr 29, 2009
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    That random guy sounds awesome, and ruggedly handsome.
     
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  15. Ironmonger
    Joined: Oct 9, 2009
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    One mans' junk......... This is why I horde car stuff in the south 40 on the ranch. Never refuse a part or a car "thing" that's free :cool:
     
  16. Nice work, enjoyed your little story on how you got the sickness too. :D
    Look forward to watching how this turns out.
     
  17. Sounds like a soup sandwich, but looks like a pile of badass!!! :D
     
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  18. belair
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  19. That's neat,
    There's a lot more there than a pile of rusty tin now
     
  20. daddylama
    Joined: Feb 20, 2002
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    nice!
    I'm doing similar: a failed coupster, cowl sides from another, coupe roof from yet another, cabriolet quarters, fordor doors, subrails pieced together from 3 cars... more parts to go. all horse traded, with no real out of pocket money... just other people's junk.
    kinda fun, isn't it?
     
  21. Mr48chev
    Joined: Dec 28, 2007
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    Ok, I'm following this one to see where it goes. That body already looks a lot better than the 31 Vic body i have .
     
  22. brady1929
    Joined: Sep 30, 2006
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  23. woodbutcher
    Joined: Apr 25, 2012
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    :eek: Oh Lord.Another HAMB jigsaw puzzle:p.Looking good so far.
    Good luck.Have fun.Be safe.
    Leo
     
  24. Nice looking car to me. I would be proud.
     
  25. Where the pics???
     
  26. mr.chevrolet
    Joined: Jul 19, 2006
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    yeah, I can't see em either.
     
  27. Hnstray
    Joined: Aug 23, 2009
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    X3.............we want pics!!

    Ray
     
  28. Awe now Bruce!!!!
     
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  29. and humble
     
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  30. JB: The coupe really looks great!! And I see chicosuave had an identity change. Tim
     
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