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A couple of old Ford trucks spottings

I spotted this old Ford pickup truck outside a repair shop in an industrial area perhaps waiting its turn to be restored. This one is a F-68 which was the Canadian naming system for a while. The 68 stands for … Continue reading

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New Car for Canada Day – 1968 Ford Falcon sedan

Well I went ahead and bought another old car. It was spur of the moment. It is a 1968 Ford Falcon that ran and drove. Needless to say it needs some work. The interior is minimal and sourced from a … Continue reading

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Model A oddity

Now here is a different take on a Ford Model A hot rod. Most A based hot rods follow the same well beaten path but this one is certainly going it’s own way. Looking at the first photo it almost … Continue reading

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Classics and icicles

The continued cold weather with just an afternoon of warmth in the last couple weeks has led to some impressively size icicles being formed on non-moving cars. I came across this rather nice Buick LeSabre adorned with many icicles. Interesting … Continue reading

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Canadian Fords

In the United States Ford marketed three brands – Ford, Mercury and Lincoln but in Canada things got more complicated with up to six brands. Why all the brands? Often small towns would have either a Ford or a Mercury … Continue reading

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Where they got their start …

Its often interesting to see where manufacturers got their start in the business and how they are interconnected. Take Hyundai for instance, most folks know of the Mitsubishi connection but how many realize they got their start building license built … Continue reading

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Virtual hot rodding in Blender 3D

Virtual hot rodding in Blender 3D, This was a very quick and dirty conversion using mostly bits from existing models. I started off with my GAZ AA truck (license built copy of the Ford AA). then chopped the roof, deleted … Continue reading

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