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  1. Tech Discussion
    I need some expert advice please, I have just acquired an 80 year old Ford dealership sign 12ft x 2ft, its aluminum and the sign writing is traditional probably lead based paints. Its been outside for at least 50 years and in a beautiful worn condition. Whilst washing it with soapy water I...
  2. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Set of 4 Chrome Smoothies from my '46 Ford Pickup. 15" x 7" with a 5-5 stud pattern. Tires and caps not included :( In fair condition, could do with refinishing or painting, if you show your car? Selling for a friend who isn't on here but PM me and I'll give you his number. Collect from west...
  3. Stuff - FOR SALE
    SOLD ; Riddler 645 wheels & tyres ; 17x7 & 17x8 . 4.5"pcd . Mustangs n Mopars . SOLD : SOLD : Ridler 645`s wheels n tyres ; 5x 4.5" PCD ; 2x 17x7, 235/45ZR1 front, 4" backspacing & 2x 17x8, 255/45ZR17 rear 4.5" backspacing . Loads of tread, SEE PIX.. Only selling as ive fitted old-skool-...
  4. Licensing and Legal section
    Hi all, New here and to the world of custom builds etc. I've just committed to buy a 53 F100 and have pretty grand plans for it over the next 5 years or so. As many are, the whole registration/historic plate/8 point system confuses the hell out of me, so I thought I'd ask for some advice...
  5. Stuff - WANTED
    I'm getting close to finishing my 53 F100 and have decided a Y block would be nice. I have a 272 for rebuild but it has a heavy duty 3 speed box on it. H Has anyone got a gearbox, bell housing and prop to go on a 272? I would consider a complete engine and box if it's a good runner and you don't...
  6. Stuff - FOR SALE
    460 Ford Edelbrock Performer RPM Heads 75cc chambers, freshly removed from engine, have covered 2000 miles since new over the last two years, ports cleaned up to remove casting edges and lines, fitted with comp cams 3/8 pushrod guide plates, still like new other than a light dusting of carbon in...
  7. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Brand new Canton Racing Products screen windage tray for Ford 289/302 rear sump. Designed to fit into stock and aftermarket sumps. Part# 20-930. Cost me over £100 with shipping and import fees from the states. Asking £70 or near offer. Happy to pack and post or come and collect. I'm near...
  8. Stuff - FOR SALE
    This is a pair of new door hinge mirrors for all 1935-1947 USA Ford Trucks. Very nice quality. The arm is die cast chrome. The mirror head is stainless steel. Correct length stainless pins included. Mirrors are 4". Arms are approx. 10" from centre bolt of mirror head to centre line of hinge...
  9. Stuff - FOR SALE
    460 Ford Aluminium Roller Rocker Arms Comp Cams, have covered 1200 miles in a mild big block, also fit 429/370 and the cleveland /351m/400, poly locks included, £100 including courier to mainland UK postcodes. Also Scorpion Race Series roller rockers for the same engine types, have been in...
  10. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Long story, but I "accidentally" bought 2 of these for my Mustang II and they don't throw forward enough to engage so I have one still boxed and sealed up for sale, I have listed this at the price I paid for it less import charges. Really nice looking bit of kit and very high quality. Also...
  11. Stuff - FOR SALE
  12. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    pro laminates demo car 34 coupe 1.8cc mazda running gear just had overhaul. usable hotrod, registered as triumph vittesse, tax free current mot, resant overhaul, hydrolic clutch coil overs, 1.8cc mazda 5 speed manual, heated seats car heater seatbelts, stereo. great fun cheep usable hotrod...
  13. The Garage
    So, I decided to join you all in the madness and spent months deciding on what to squander my cash. Several months ago I bought a battered and much abused H code 1970 Mach 1 from Maryland in the states. This car had used for drag racing and been off road for many years, some light and poorly...
  14. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    Here for sale is my cherished Mustang street/strip car. The car currently has no MOT as i've been running in without the exhaust but i'd be happy to arrange one at cost for the buyer. It's been used running in the Pro ET National championship running a N/A best of 11.56 at 117mph. The car is...
  15. Tech Discussion
    Good morning to all my fellow hot rodders. I've been having some problems with my torino that I imported last may. It's running a 429 with a c6 tranny. I've just replaced the torque convertor after a possible failure issue. Now I've put it all back together and now it really doesn't work...
  16. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi folks, I'm looking for a 9" ford rear axle, 65" wide, probably from a f150 or Bronco. Anyone?
  17. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi everyone, I'm looking for a pair of slot mags 15" or larger. At least 8" wide. I'd consider full set if that's what you have. I have a set of 15x10 slot mags with too much offset (very deep dish) for my van so could trade if required. 5 stud 139.7 or 5.5 inch pcd. Anyone?:D
  18. The Garage
    Hi all, Newbie here and I've finally bought something I've always wanted since I was a kid, an american pickup, this is my 62 F100 Unibody, engine has been swapped at some point in its life for a Chevy 307 with turbo 400 trans and its been converted to discs on the front. I have already...
  19. Stuff - WANTED
    Rather than fit narrower wheels to my gen 2 Econoline , another option for me is to fit a narrower rear axle, the econoline should have a 68". Anyone got a 9" ford axle, 65" (drum face to drum face)? I believe an early F150 70's is 65" A LSD would be bonus. :D
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