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Forum: Builds! Yesterday, 12:26 AM
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Posted By Torchie
You are fine Burgerman. Iím confident that I...

You are fine Burgerman.
Iím confident that I can fix these but thatís a good back up plan.😎
Torchie
Forum: Builds! Yesterday, 12:25 AM
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Posted By Torchie
1949 Dodge Coronet. Couper. Torchie

1949 Dodge Coronet. Couper.
Torchie
Forum: The "BS" Lounge Yesterday, 12:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 484
Posted By Torchie
Lol. You should have. The ear shot was about a...

Lol. You should have.
The ear shot was about a 50 yard shot.
The deer was standing still and so was I.😳😎.
bob. My Grandfather got poíd at me more then once for letting deer pass my blind.
We...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 01-22-2022, 07:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 484
Posted By Torchie
I hear you Kenny. We were raised on it as well....

I hear you Kenny.
We were raised on it as well.
Last one I took was a couple of years after my grandfather had to stop hunting..
I was home from cooking school and my mother was bemoaning the fact...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 01-22-2022, 04:43 PM
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Views: 484
Posted By Torchie
Where I live it is deer season 365 days a year....

Where I live it is deer season 365 days a year. More than one family around me survives on venison.
My grandfather was an avid sportsman that passed it on to my brother and myself.I started out...
Forum: Builds! 01-22-2022, 01:53 PM
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Posted By Torchie
Not at all Couper. I appreciate all comments. ...

Not at all Couper.
I appreciate all comments.
The main thing is the fact that this car never came with any kind of a bushing system on the door hinge.
The pin is steel on steel. What was thought...
Forum: Builds! 01-21-2022, 03:20 PM
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Posted By Torchie
Iím a member if that site Neato but I canít...

Iím a member if that site Neato but I canít remember my log in. Lol
I grabbed a lower hinge from the donor and while it moved freely the pin is turning with the tongue on this one too.
Iím...
Forum: Builds! 01-21-2022, 12:37 PM
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Posted By Torchie
I'm still here and continue with the Door hinge...

I'm still here and continue with the Door hinge saga.
Neato's comments about how the hinge worked was a big help. thanks Neato
Thanks Neato. That was a big help.
It seems that the 49 (That I know...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 01-19-2022, 05:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 219
Posted By Torchie
36 years for me and Mrs T. For Mrs T i'm sure...

36 years for me and Mrs T.
For Mrs T i'm sure it feels more like 360.:eek::)
I've already picked out her next husband for her.:D
You are a good soul gassersgarage.[cl
Torchie
Forum: Builds! 01-19-2022, 05:51 PM
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Posted By Torchie
Looking good, bob.[cl :D :cool: :cool: [P [P...

Looking good, bob.[cl :D :cool: :cool:
[P [P [P
Torchie
Forum: Builds! 01-19-2022, 05:49 PM
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Posted By Torchie
[cl :D :cool: :cool: [P [P [P Torchie

[cl :D :cool: :cool:
[P [P [P
Torchie
Forum: Builds! 01-17-2022, 12:24 PM
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Posted By Torchie
😎😎😎😎😎 Torchie

😎😎😎😎😎
Torchie
Forum: Builds! 01-17-2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 388
Views: 56,064
Posted By Torchie
Good progress. Keep at it 😎😎😎 Torchie

Good progress.
Keep at it 😎😎😎
Torchie
Forum: Builds! 01-16-2022, 04:49 PM
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Views: 461,149
Posted By Torchie
Not red neck at all. Bama. Thatís on my...

Not red neck at all. Bama.
Thatís on my ďalternativesĒ list should I be unable to find a legit pin.
So far no luck.
Torchie
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 01-15-2022, 09:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 171
Posted By Torchie
I agree with most of that ZZ. Itís the most...

I agree with most of that ZZ.
Itís the most recognizable one to many people. To custom fans it holds a special place for sure.
I wouldnít kick it out if the shop for dripping oil.😎
Torchie
Forum: Builds! 01-15-2022, 09:36 PM
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Posted By Torchie
There is serations at the top of the pin. Nestor ...

There is serations at the top of the pin. Nestor

Iím basing all of this on the fact that I can still put the pin in through the worn bushing but not the hole in the strap. There are absolutely no...
Forum: Builds! 01-15-2022, 07:32 PM
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Views: 461,149
Posted By Torchie
Yees Neato. By the strap part I’m referring to...

Yees Neato.
By the strap part I’m referring to the part that bolts to the inner door.
On these, near as I can tell the pin was press fitted into the strap and the pin turns against the bushing. The...
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 01-15-2022, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 171
Posted By Torchie
Thanks Bill. 😀 I had no way of watching it but...

Thanks Bill. 😀
I had no way of watching it but it didnít take long for the sale price to hit the internet.
If you figure in all the premiums the buyer had to pay it puts the price at over 2...
Forum: Builds! 01-15-2022, 05:09 PM
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Views: 461,149
Posted By Torchie
Thats my starting point, kenny. That will...

Thats my starting point, kenny.
That will happen on Monday. My local store has a kit but it may be a bit bigger then I want. It Mics out at just larger than 5/16.
I did a quick search on the...
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 01-15-2022, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 171
Posted By Torchie
After Bob Hirohata had the car built he pulled...

After Bob Hirohata had the car built he pulled the flathead and put in a Brand 331 Cadillac crate motor.
Then he drove it cross country from California to Indianapolis for a big car show.
The...
Forum: Builds! 01-15-2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,405
Posted By Torchie
:D[P [P [P Torchie

:D[P [P [P
Torchie
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 01-15-2022, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 171
Posted By Torchie
There was lots of "arm Chair" quarterbacking...

There was lots of "arm Chair" quarterbacking going on in regards to what the final price would be.
Over on the Hamb they had a contest going. LOL
Most(including me) thought it would not break the...
Forum: Builds! 01-15-2022, 03:16 PM
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Posted By Torchie
Felt really good for the first time in a while so...

Felt really good for the first time in a while so I headed out to the shop.
Had to do some welding for my friend. Then I started to work on one of the Dodge hinges.
Typical sloppy old car hinge....
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 01-15-2022, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 171
Posted By Torchie
Hirohata Mercury.

I know this is the hot rod talk section but I'm posting this here anyways.......
Perhaps the most famous custom car of all times sold today at auction for 1,950,00.00:D:cool::eek:
As a hard core...
Forum: Builds! 01-12-2022, 03:48 PM
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Views: 461,149
Posted By Torchie
Thanks bob.:) And thanks to all of you, too. I...

Thanks bob.:) And thanks to all of you, too.
I am . Dr changed up one of my meds. The thought is that a lower dose will not cause my BP's to drop so much.
I did that myself for a few days and it...
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