1927 Ford Roadster

Started on Jan. 22 by mudpie

Ride Rating

8

Speedway kit, Track T, this was someones dream till they couldn't recover from the changes they made to the plans. Its now mine and a 383ci, short rod engine will be in it by the spring....

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Jan 23, 2010 9:53 a.m.
wheelsmithy:
Ooooooo
May 30, 2010 7:45 p.m.
NewEdgePerf:
Sweet! How much was completed when you acquired it? Is this Speedway kit a good kit to work with?
Jun 30, 2011 1:35 p.m.
JoeyM:
That's going to be beautiful. Post some status updates as you're working on it.
Jun 30, 2011 10:17 p.m.
mudpie:
Work has been slow on it since no time. but to answer a few questions. I am sure the kit was well thought out, but the person that started this one, decided to use a 2.8 v6 chevy vs the 2300 or v-6 ford it was designed for.so the fuel pump was in the middle of the steering box, then when i disassembled it the loop that holds the front suspension "suicide" mount was made out of 1 1/2" round tube and theu had sectioned out more than 50% of it so the radiator would slide down into it. I cut the stub off so I wouldn't be stupid and think I could fix it, Will take some pictures tomorrow and add. then when I started measuring things it was "eyeballed" together.
Jun 7, 2012 6:03 a.m.
JoeyM:
Just saw this again as a featured ride. Still love it.

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