Yes we do Rat-Rods!
I acquired this car in an exchange for work to be done on Terry's Buick (body work and painting).When I got the car originally; it was chained to a tree. So the initial cost of the car is nothing.
My mom checking out my progress.She started it all with letting me paint my first car at age 12.
Yah found that tractor front end .
Tranny I will be using is a 727 Chrysler tranny.
My brother Paul got a load of parts and didn't have a truck .
So I picked it up for him and he gave me the tranny for it.
The Rat-Rod motor was donated by my brother Michael. Out of a 69 Road Runner.
I have to help him find a good deal on a Dodge Dart.
So if any of you guys know of one let me know.
Currently looking for a tractor sheet metal. Yes thats right, tractor sheet metal.
Theses are the future seats for the rod. They are left over golf cart seat.
Fabrication work is always a good time.
The Cal Custom Valve covers, I got at a flea market for $15 Bucks.
The slicks are left over from my drag racing days with the Willys.
The front tires are from when I was restoring my 65 Cornet,I used them to roll the car around.
This is Terry and his son, with their Buick that I will be doing the body work and painting.
For trade for project Whippet Ratrod.
This is how it looked the day I brought it home.
All the parts in the truck bed.