Rods 'n' Sods - UK Hot Rod & Street Rod Forums banner


  1. Tri Chevys, Spirit Of the Fifties and the Tuck...
    Pleased I had the chance to sit in the ex-Alphabet Alex Coupe, before it headed off to Holland :sniff: It was definitely the first proper American Kustom I saw in the flesh. So, what's the story of this iconic car ?
  2. The Showroom
  3. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    I need to get my mk2 Consul on the road,so.......... Based on a 103e Pop' chassis & standard running gear. Home built steel body with plywood roof panel. Mot & tax to Sept' 09. Registered as Dougster Coupe on V5c. £3,250. Pm me for more info'. This is the most recent pic' (some more here -...
  4. On Topic
    I am making a 29 coupe body from a sedan and need some pics and dimensions please. A picture of the rear side window and the swage line detail in that area also a pic of the area under the rear window. The distance between the rear window and the start of the boot ( trunk) and the dimensions...
  5. Chat
    Black Willy Coupe in the Texaco station tonight. Did see you but had better half in car and on the way home after quick milk run. Would have liked to stop to chat, are you local? P.:D
  6. Stuff - WANTED
    Looking for the remains of a 1932 Ford Coupe, there should be parts of some use to someone building something similar ...must include the correctly registered V5c Document. WHY? PM's only please
  7. The Garage
    Hi, I came to this forum wanting to see "nobody" Mini build. I like custom cars so I thought I will post my Mini project, too. It all started with "Italian Job" whatch in Japan when I was 9 years old. Ever since then, I wanted to build what I feel like unltimate mini by my own hand. I looked...
  8. Stuff - FOR SALE
    chassis could yield useful needs lot of work but has v5c 2 letters 3numbers £1200 i will only call landline numbers non transferable:smoke: sorry but not 1932 but 1930 model a
  9. The Garage
    Updated 13/04/10 BIVA re-test Now I have finished the Truck ( well nearly) I can start on the next one. I thought you may like to see a regular build up feature of a Street rod using as many parts as possible from a single doner. Hopefully it will help others get started/motivated please feel...
  10. The Garage
    I have the best wife ever ahah. She just got her self a Steel 29 model A .And the first thing she did when we got it home was to take all the fenders off ,striped out the seats and is now slowly turning it in to a purist Hot Rod ready for the next season picture will follow. But the good Doctor...
  11. Stuff - WANTED
    Ideally I would like a 30/31 coupe body or a line on someone who has a mould ( cannot afford a Markham one) If not, any 28/29 bodies available? Cheers Rich
  12. The Showroom
    Hi All, I built this on a 103e Pop' chassis with stock running gear. The body's constructed from steel square tube with sheet steel skin & plywood roof. Kind of based on the early Ford pick up cab' design. It's been sat on the drive for a few weeks now & is getting a nice 'natural' colour to...
  13. The Showroom
    ........waiting to go to as many shows and meets as possible this year.:D
  14. The Garage
    ive posted my car spec elsewhere but here goes again. glass 29A coupe 16 crossflow escort rear 34 vauxhall chassis n front drop beam. matt black paint cut about vauxhall bonnet n sides steelies all round. aimin for hotrodsnhills. tried uploading pics but im crap on comp