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Whats your 2011 goal!!!

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Westerman, Dec 25, 2010.

  1. Discover a way to clone 6 of me, correction ,a dozen, then maybe we can get caught up.However, ole' Pop said it best, "You'll never get caught up, but here is what you do. Close the garage door, hang a sign on it, GONE FISHIN', then go fishin' and when you get back you will still have all the work there that you will never get caught up on, but at least you got to go fishin'.":) He is gone now but those words still make me smile and I think he was on to something:).
     
  2. Koz
    Joined: May 5, 2008
    Posts: 2,215

    Koz
    Member

    Have the pickup on the road and at Spring Ocean City. Also have enough cash left over that I can actually enjoy the weekend!

    It'll probably be just in primer but it will be rollin'.
     
  3. to have a running driveable '32 chassis by end of 2011, acquiring a body would be nice too, but just a chassis for now is the goal
     
  4. gkgeiger
    Joined: Nov 28, 2007
    Posts: 767

    gkgeiger
    Member

    My goal for 2011 is to get to 2012.
     
  5. retro rodder
    Joined: Apr 24, 2009
    Posts: 181

    retro rodder
    Member
    from cape cod

    get my demon painted and find a girl that just dont date me for my cars lol
     
  6. BigBlockMopar
    Joined: Feb 4, 2006
    Posts: 1,360

    BigBlockMopar
    Member

    Been locating parts for this build for over a couple of years now, so in 2011 I would finally like to get all this...

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    ... into this...


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    Sorry, just one year above 'ontopic' ;)
     
  7. whistlebritches
    Joined: Mar 8, 2010
    Posts: 90

    whistlebritches
    Member
    from texas

    i hope to sell my business and check out to our N Georgia home....the 39 is almost complete, been a year building....lots of fabrication, tweekin, & fun....now i'm working on a flip front with stationary front fenders, like a peterbuilt....but as far as the rat race, i'm done
     
  8. Phillips
    Joined: Oct 26, 2010
    Posts: 1,288

    Phillips
    Member

    My on-topic HAMB goal is to get an old car again (running and driving 55-56 Ford is on the top of the mental list today - but we all know how quickly that list changes).

    However, if I make all of my other higher priority goals (finish house remodel, achieve more yet travel less at work, get myself back into shape, and most importantly somehow spend more quality time with my family), I will be very happy!
     
  9. Phillips
    Joined: Oct 26, 2010
    Posts: 1,288

    Phillips
    Member

    Great goals! May I borrow them? I'm afraid mine expose how selfish I really am!
     
  10. gsport
    Joined: Jul 16, 2009
    Posts: 679

    gsport
    Member

    HAMB related.... i'd like to get my 50' together enough to drive again
    NON HAMB related.. just to have a healthy year for my family and make it through the year...
     
  11. New brakes and a radio of some kind,on the Pick-up...
    New rear wheels and tires,and dist. on the Merc.
    Drive the Pick-up to Bonneville!!!!!
     
  12. 49ratfink
    Joined: Feb 8, 2004
    Posts: 17,587

    49ratfink
    Member
    from California

    my goal is to get to more strip joints and drink more.
     
  13. guitarmook
    Joined: Mar 8, 2007
    Posts: 256

    guitarmook
    Member
    from Austin, TX

    my goal is to take the 49 out on longer trips... more than just around town.
     
  14. fleetbob50
    Joined: May 1, 2006
    Posts: 306

    fleetbob50
    Member
    from Waco,Texas

    drive my POS to roundup!. lol
     
  15. Pacsh
    Joined: Apr 11, 2010
    Posts: 113

    Pacsh
    Member
    from Venice, FL

    Get my Econo Pickup together and drive the 200 miles to the Billetproof Florida show (The only real big event besides the Turkey Run), then graduate high school in May, and get ready for the Citadel in August
     
  16. Phil1934
    Joined: Jun 24, 2001
    Posts: 2,678

    Phil1934
    Member

    I want to have my Bantam done by summer. I hoped to pull it to new garage this week, but I sit here snowed in until probably Wed.
     
  17. 57tailgater
    Joined: Nov 22, 2008
    Posts: 659

    57tailgater
    Member
    from Georgia

    Good health and prosperity for my family and friends and get the '57 back on the road. :rolleyes:
     
  18. droplord49
    Joined: Jan 12, 2004
    Posts: 1,679

    droplord49
    Member
    from Bryan, Tx

    Same goal as I have had for the past four years, get my 51 on the road. 2011 just might be my lucky year!
     
  19. falcongeorge
    Joined: Aug 26, 2010
    Posts: 18,341

    falcongeorge
    Member
    from BC

    Now THATS a goal I need to copy!
     
  20. 8FLEET9
    Joined: Feb 9, 2009
    Posts: 733

    8FLEET9
    Member
    from MASS.

    making it to milltown, the rumblers show in nyc, & the orange airport reunion without blowin the chevy up.
     
  21. bigblockrik
    Joined: Dec 24, 2008
    Posts: 151

    bigblockrik
    Member

    Finish my dart its only been 22 yrs since i drove it last took it apart to paint it !! and to have momas rambler on the road so we can drive it to bonneville in august.
     
  22. Boones
    Joined: Mar 4, 2001
    Posts: 9,560

    Boones
    Member
    from Kent, Wa

    my 2011 goal is to have two of my three project cars driveable by the end of the year.
     
  23. RichG
    Joined: Dec 8, 2008
    Posts: 3,917

    RichG
    Member

    Get some kind of outbuilding done before winter sets in so I don't have to be stuck in the house like I am this winter.
     
  24. HotRodToomer
    Joined: Jun 25, 2006
    Posts: 843

    HotRodToomer
    ALLIANCE MEMBER

    Well,
    Take out the 53's engine and trans, set aside.
    Tear down, clean up, hop up, repaint & rebuild the 57' Cadillac 365.
    Do the same minus hop up to the 700R4. Slam both it and the 365 in the 53.
    New exhuast, still thinking what mufflers to run.
    Replace the kingpins, go through the front end, (3"-4") blocks rear.
    Make up a bracket to hold a GM dual-pot M/C in the factory place. new brake lines.
    Wire the turn signals up & fix the housings.
    Straighten, strip & rechrome the back bumper.
    And finally, Repaint the whole damn car.
    All this hopefully befor I miss the whole damn season.


    Boogity boogity boogity!
     
  25. 40FORDPU
    Joined: Mar 15, 2009
    Posts: 2,752

    40FORDPU
    Member
    from Yelm, Wa
    1. Northwest HAMBers

    To win the lottery. I will hold off on setting any other specific 2011 goals for now, since they would change anyway, after I win. Wish me luck.
     
  26. partsdawg
    Joined: Feb 12, 2006
    Posts: 2,616

    partsdawg
    ALLIANCE MEMBER
    from Minnesota

    Getting the REO or the CE on the road. Either running/driving or on someones trailer.
     
  27. chaddilac
    Joined: Mar 21, 2006
    Posts: 13,855

    chaddilac
    Member

    I plan on getting this one driveable... and the T coupe finished!!!

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  28. start my chevy project, send the body off for metal work and do the chassis in house.
     
  29. Chemin
    Joined: Mar 4, 2009
    Posts: 325

    Chemin
    Member

    I want to get my '28 coupe on the road. It's my very first project so I don't want to rush it.
     
  30. Kripfink
    Joined: Sep 30, 2008
    Posts: 2,040

    Kripfink
    Member Emeritus

    To be the first quadriplegic in history to be shot out of a cannon
    Paul
     

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