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Forum: Car shows! 09-17-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MercuryMac
Sorry guys, my spelling is slipping away. You are...

Sorry guys, my spelling is slipping away. You are so right Snopro, Dropsicles. These guys put air bags under their cars and change the suspension to lay the cars on the ground. There was only one of...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 09-17-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8,240
Views: 824,060
Posted By MercuryMac
Soltz, please rethink this! It will immediately...

Soltz, please rethink this! It will immediately take years off of you, wearing your hat backwards, and ----- that bumcone has your name on it.
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 09-17-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 242
Posted By MercuryMac
I have similarities to Dr. Crank. When I was...

I have similarities to Dr. Crank. When I was growing up my friends family had a Plymouth and I thought it was turdish. Lately, though that mid fifties style is growing on me, '56 especially.
Forum: Car shows! 09-17-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MercuryMac
[Yet!] Snopro. Yes, a bunch of the cars at this...

[Yet!] Snopro. Yes, a bunch of the cars at this show go to Hot August Nights in St. Albert, Edmonton. You probably have seen the silver and black '40 Ford truck as it's been there a few times. Also...
Forum: Car shows! 09-15-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MercuryMac
Some more pics.

Some more pics.
Forum: Car shows! 09-15-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By MercuryMac
Grande Prairie Drop-cycle Show.

I went to a show in Grande Prairie today here's what I saw.
Forum: Builds! 09-15-2019, 11:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
That aggressive wash was the first in at least 50...

That aggressive wash was the first in at least 50 years; and probably ever. The city folks that are dressed up 'poor' and going to sit in this truck in the play will not be impressed with the mouse...
Forum: Builds! 09-14-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
I hope that at the first 'Old, Wrecked and in the...

I hope that at the first 'Old, Wrecked and in the way' club meeting, they stress the part of the philosophy that you guys over looked. That part is 'Cool Never-the-less'.

And I was talking about a...
Forum: Builds! 09-13-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
There's very little 'rust through', just one...

There's very little 'rust through', just one spot, but the whole truck is beat to a pulp. The truck is very worn out, due to, lack of maintenance, lack of adjustments, lack of fixing, and old age;...
Forum: Builds! 09-12-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
Thanks Dozer, it was more fiddling around than I...

Thanks Dozer, it was more fiddling around than I thought.
You know how you guys sometimes say, "pictures or it didn't happen", well, these pictures aren't going to be enough, I'll have to tell you...
Forum: Builds! 09-12-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 415
Views: 30,372
Posted By MercuryMac
JB, I'm a 'has been' farmer so I don't find it...

JB, I'm a 'has been' farmer so I don't find it odd that you have boxes of roller chain hanging around. Keep up the good work. Very creative. [cl[cl
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself! 09-12-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By MercuryMac
Welcome to Un Dead Sleds, from northern Alberta....

Welcome to Un Dead Sleds, from northern Alberta. I like the project, and the '60 Dodge in the background. We'll be following your progress. More pics?
Forum: Builds! 09-09-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
I started painting my wheels with a flat...

I started painting my wheels with a flat off-white, removable coating. It goes on pretty shiny, and not too white, first picture, but dries fairly dull, picture two. The grille is now bolted in and...
Forum: Builds! 09-08-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 7,352
Posted By MercuryMac
I've been watching your build all along, but...

I've been watching your build all along, but quietly, LB, because there is a Model A coupe in my future too.
Wood is a cool floor material. It's a sound deadener and it's easy to attach things too...
Forum: Builds! 09-08-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
Thank you guys.

Thank you guys.
Forum: Builds! 09-08-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 1,547
Views: 76,497
Posted By MercuryMac
Here's hoping for the best for you and the Mrs.,...

Here's hoping for the best for you and the Mrs., Torchie.
Back to your epiphany, we think alike, all of the guys in our age group have to decide how much of our problems is due to old age and how...
Forum: Builds! 09-08-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 9,268
Posted By MercuryMac
Like Skip, I was envisioning wisps of smoke and...

Like Skip, I was envisioning wisps of smoke and liking the idea. So much so that I was already thinking of stealing your concept, Don. I'll have to practice a wee bit so I don't get just a...
Forum: Builds! 09-07-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
Here is the picture of the short grille in the...

Here is the picture of the short grille in the Dodge Brothers grille-shell.
The grille is not only too short, it is also a wee bit too wide.
Any how, I always wanted to make a grille, so now I get...
Forum: Builds! 09-06-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
There will be a little bit of the top header...

There will be a little bit of the top header plate peaking out under the grille shell, and quite a bit of the bottom header showing too. It will take me too long to make a Dodge Brothers grille for...
Forum: Builds! 09-05-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
Motivation, ha! I took the raggedy '34 Dodge...

Motivation, ha!
I took the raggedy '34 Dodge Brothers grille and the beat-up '33 Plymouth grille and fixed up a ratrod grille that's 2" too short.
Forum: Bikes 09-04-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,840
Posted By MercuryMac
I fourth that WOW. Will you accept a fourth...

I fourth that WOW.
Will you accept a fourth wow, or is it even legal?
Forum: Builds! 09-02-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
Thanks guys.

Thanks guys.
Forum: Ford Engines 09-01-2019, 10:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 916
Posted By MercuryMac
Bama, more food for thought. I went through this...

Bama, more food for thought. I went through this very same thing for a few weeks this spring on my flathead. It turned out to be my new carbon spark plug wires. They wouldn't send the spark all that...
Forum: Builds! 09-01-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
More welding on the grille shell. I believe you...

More welding on the grille shell. I believe you shouldn't use body filler on the front of a vehicle where rock rash happens, so all body work should be done with ----- metal. Anyhow it's done and...
Forum: Builds! 08-31-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By MercuryMac
And speaking of tinkering up the front end, here...

And speaking of tinkering up the front end, here goes. The lady from the Grapes of Wrath, wanted the truck to look like it was on it's last legs, but the grille was a way past that she grumbled. I...
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