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jordanbennett
08-03-2010, 12:02 AM
I think the time has come. i found what i want to make
If anyone has any tips or ideas please feel free!
Going to be looking for a 1935-39 Ford pickup cab
also anyone know what frame i could use?


http://i318.photobucket.com/albums/mm417/proskimjb/fordmudder.png

4skin
08-03-2010, 12:17 AM
build a frame out of 2x4x 125 wall with a cage to fit body simple straight rails are strongest keep it light
by buddy builds a 40 willys pu in fiberglass
not the jeep style

crazylike
08-03-2010, 12:26 AM
any 4x4 frame from a full size so you can put a big motor in it

jordanbennett
08-03-2010, 11:39 AM
That what i was thinking, finding an cheap chevy truck with frame and axle's in good shape and scrap the body

Troy
08-03-2010, 04:47 PM
why a chevy truck frame??

are you new to working on old shitty trucks or what? chevy frames suck ass you'd be better off starting from scratch for a project of that caliber.

jordanbennett
08-03-2010, 07:12 PM
yeah im familiar with old trucks, no lots of fabbing, just wanted to make a cheap build, possibly a blazer frame

Trailjunkie
08-03-2010, 08:12 PM
good plan keep it simple and cheap . spend the money where it counts POWER PLANT