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what to consider when choosing the right windshield for your roadster

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by erlomd, Apr 11, 2010.

  1. erlomd
    Joined: Apr 26, 2008
    Posts: 1,213


    NICE! thats good to hear cause the only people i know personally with the wanlass windshield was this shop called B2 design group in simi vally, they built turnkey roadsters all with wanlass windshields, they said the same thing but wasnt too convinced since they were probably trying to market their product, and now their not in buisness it though.
    thanks for the comment!
  2. On my 3rd 1, still love 'em
    Can drive with the top off down the interstate @ 90 and the hat stays on.

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  3. Steves32
    Joined: Aug 28, 2007
    Posts: 1,280

    from So Cal

    2" lower than stock on mine. I'm 6'1" and bench seat is bolted right on the floor.
    Works for me. :)

  4. Deuce Daddy Don
    Joined: Apr 27, 2008
    Posts: 5,079

    Deuce Daddy Don

    I'm 6'2" & run Henry's stock windshield, racy or not, it works just fine, especially when using the stock top from state to state across country!!
  5. dkendall
    Joined: Apr 2, 2006
    Posts: 101

    Member Emeritus

    I liked (nimrods) so much I built one. You just need to want to do it enough and have some hot rod building skills.

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  6. erlomd
    Joined: Apr 26, 2008
    Posts: 1,213


    hey, I saw you at the socal speedshop open house, what a bad ass 32, loved it! nice windshield too
  7. erlomd
    Joined: Apr 26, 2008
    Posts: 1,213


    that looks killer, yeah, nimrods winshield is preety unique, you did a great job on yours too!

    sorry dont know how to use the multi quote
  8. madmike3434
    Joined: Aug 14, 2009
    Posts: 691


    I am interested in putting a Past tech DUVALL STYLE windshield on my 35 chevrolet roadster as sold by speedway. Problem is I do not know what the center to center on the POST / STANCHION measurement is on the various ford roadster bodys........1930--31........1932........1933-34...........1935-36 .

    I used to have an original Cam Grant "past tech" set of plans with measurements of all the windshield frames he made for fords........its gone walking around somewhere

    My body has a measurement of 41 1/2 center to center on the posts.

    Can anybody tell me which ford year matches up with that measurement, somehow i feel it might be the 32 ??

    There was a guy in Australia named Carter Components but he stopped making his duval style windshield for the 1934--1935 chevrolet.

    thanks ....mike lynch....CANADA
  9. torchmen49
    Joined: Mar 5, 2005
    Posts: 291


    Pm me Mike I may be able to help you out.

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  11. 30 a bone
    Joined: Sep 12, 2010
    Posts: 13

    30 a bone

    Hallock all the way if you can get one.

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