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'29 Street & Strip Roadster

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Had to shim the new front spring
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Had to shim the new front spring
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Deuce rear spring modified for front axle
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Deuce rear spring modified for front…
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cleaning up the axle housings on the lathe
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cleaning up the axle housings on the…
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000 6240
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Metal spring for 9" Ford rear end
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Metal spring for 9" Ford rear end
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On her feet
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On her feet
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New fabbed rear axle in place
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New fabbed rear axle in place
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Brass deck lid hinges
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Brass deck lid hinges
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This body was real weak at the doors so I built a styreen dam at the back of the cab and slushed resin around the entire interior to reinforce it. I'll either sand it smooth and paint it or cover it with some vinyl upholstery material.
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This body was real weak at the doors…
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This body was real weak at the doors so I built a styreen dam at the back of the cab and slushed resin around the entire interior to reinforce it. I'll either sand it smooth and paint it or cover it with some vinyl upholstery material.
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This body was real weak at the doors…
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A little plumbing
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A little plumbing
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New headers. Kit part with aluminum tube extension.
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New headers. Kit part with aluminum …
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New headers. Kit part with aluminum tube extension.
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New headers. Kit part with aluminum …
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Fuel tank & battery in trunk. Still need wires and plumbing.
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Fuel tank & battery in trunk. Still …
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I thought it would look cool with a padded dash to match the interior so I made one from scraps.
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I thought it would look cool with a …
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Completed dash. I made a set of after market triple gauges like everybody uses.
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Completed dash. I made a set of afte…
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I cut the tuck & roll panels from a Deuce kit interior and glued them to the body. Dumbass me forgot to scribe the door lines.
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I cut the tuck & roll panels from a …
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I needed a floor so I used sheet styreen and aluminum flashing. 
Still needs some trimming & finishing.
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I needed a floor so I used sheet sty…
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Finished Floor
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Finished Floor
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Headlights on custom stands
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Headlights on custom stands
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Taillights and 9" rear
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Taillights and 9" rear
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Custom Tag
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Custom Tag
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Seat with PVC riser
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Seat with PVC riser
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Found a perfect size Ford emblem for the grill shell
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Found a perfect size Ford emblem for…
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9" rear installed with universal yoke
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9" rear installed with universal yok…
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9" rear installed with universal yoke
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9" rear installed with universal yok…
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Finished trunk
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Finished trunk
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Almost finished interior
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Almost finished interior
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Almost finished interior
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Almost finished interior
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Battery with scratched hold down strap.
The CA glue seeped out from underneath and I'm gonna leave it like that.
Kinda looks like a real battery leaked on the floor. My story & I'm sticking to it.
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Battery with scratched hold down str…
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Almost there !!!!!
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Almost there !!!!!
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Almost there !!!!!
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Almost there !!!!!
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Cast in metal and polished, front coil over shocks installed
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Cast in metal and polished, front co…
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Cast in metal and polished, front coil over shocks installed
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Cast in metal and polished, front co…
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Cast in metal and polished, front coil over shocks installed
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Cast in metal and polished, front co…
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Cast in metal and polished, front coil over shocks installed
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Cast in metal and polished, front co…
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New deep dish chrome reverse wheels and pie crust slicks installed.
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New deep dish chrome reverse wheels …
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Finished radiator. I had to add two bottom support posts, upper & lower water inlets. Thanks to Jim Pelosi for casting this for me so I could have more for future builds.
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Finished radiator. I had to add two …
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This is what happens when you put an eighth scale model in a car and hit a pothole at 65 mph.
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This is what happens when you put an…
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