December 2012 Table of Contents
On the Cover: There isn’t...
On the Cover: There isn’t much similarity between a ’36 Ford roadster and a ’37 Buick Century convertible, but J.B. Donaldson’s pair of ‘verts has been given some subtle touches to reference one another. Photography by Chris Shelton.
Drop-In: There is no doubt about the major hot rod contributions Veda and Karl Orr made in their heyday, but there have been mysteries about their old Deuce roadster. Hopefully we helped shed some light on the subject. Photography by Tim Sutton.
20 Tool Time
48 Jewels From The Archive
56 The 48th Annual
L.A. Roadsters Show & Swap
34 Caging The Beast
The Notso Special Goes All Race Car On Us
52 Thinkin’ Outside The F-1 Box
An Overlooked Alternative To A Popular Swap
60 Handy Hubcap Popper
A Good Use For A Not-So-Good Tool
66 Weight Watchers
Part II: The Chevy’s Target Weight Is Met
Rods & Customs
24 ’36 Ford Roadster &
‘37 Buick Century
42 ’32 Ford Roadster
62 ’64 Oldsmobile 88
08 Behind The Wheel
12 Rod Shop
80 Readers’ Rods