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I went to a car show today

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by muddermilitia, Jun 25, 2006.

  1. muddermilitia

    muddermilitia ThatTrazerGuy GMOTM Winner

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    Here are some pictures I took at a car show near my house
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  2. justhorsinaround

    justhorsinaround 3/4 ton status

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    I'm beginning to really like rat rods.
     
  3. muddermilitia

    muddermilitia ThatTrazerGuy GMOTM Winner

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    Yea before I got my blazer, I was actually going to start on a rat rod project, My dad has a 30 Model A 5 window coupe body I was goin to use. Maybe in a few years :D
     
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    broc944 1/2 ton status

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    I absolutely love that first car. I can really see something like that in my garage.
     
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    What motor is in the car in the last picture...... Some version of a hemi?
     
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    I believe it is a flathead ford.
     
  7. resurrected_jimmy

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    I don't think so unless its the big 337 I'm not very familiar with them...... dizzy is on the wrong end of the block and I'm only seeing one water pump, plus the fact it has valve covers and not 17, 21, or 24 stud head

    Edit: too many exhaust tubes, flatties only have 3 exhaust ports
     
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    JDNobodi 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    That is no flathead, an early hemi more likely.
     
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    70jimmy 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Very Cool!!

    The first one looks like something Herman Monster would drive. Dang now I have that theme song stuck in my head.:rolleyes:
     
  10. muddermilitia

    muddermilitia ThatTrazerGuy GMOTM Winner

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    I know its a hemi possibly chrysler or Desoto not sure which
     
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    muddermilitia ThatTrazerGuy GMOTM Winner

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    Yea that first one was really sweet. The guy that owns it is the founder of the voodoo kings car club from illinois. The car started as a four-door sedan and the rear doors were welded shut, top chopped down and middle section removed and rear brought forward, body channeled over frame, the grill was a 31 nash
     
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    at least you picked sweet rides, not the standard 55 chevy and 65 mustang.:waytogo: not that there is anything wrong with those cars ,just over done.:rolleyes:
     
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    dayum! that stuff is awsome!
     
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    RatRods RULE...period
     
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    Hate them with a passion. Look like they are gonna fall apart just parked there :rolleyes:
     
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    love the silver chevy
     
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    I am digging that last one with the 392 Chrysler . Those have real hemisherical combustion chambers , unlike the current hemi which is hemi by name only ( its a penta-roof now ) :thumb:
     

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