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1941, 41, 41 chevy, automotive, Brad Durham, custom hot rod, fabrication, family matters, hot rod, hot rod build -

Today, we're featuring Brad Durham and his '41 Chevy Rat Rod. Brad's built a huge following on his Instagram by sharing his love for hot rods and working on them as well as his love for family and friends. He picked up his '41 Chevy after it had sat for five years after the owner passed away from cancer.   He's subsequently worked towards finishing it up and at the time of writing consisted of the following: 350ci SBCCorvette heads 882 p/n studded with guide plates Turbo 350 transmission with a 2300 stall converterLunati Voodoo 00010 Cam ShaftLucky Seven 4...

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1949 Ford, 1JZ, 4 link, 49 Ford, automotive, CD09, custom hot rod, fabrication, Ford Truck, hot rod, hot rod build, the fab forums, turbo -

Check THIS thing out!  Today, we're talking about Chris Lee's '49 Ford that's powered by a 1JZ engine and Nissan 6spd transmission. Here's a little excerpt from our discussion with Chris about it: "The cab was purchased from a place in Minnesota and shipped. Pretty much everything else was sourced through forums, Craigslist and swap meets. The cab is a 1949 Ford F3. The bed is a late 30’s Chevy. The engine is a Toyota 1JZ connected with a Collins adapter to a Nissan 6 spd. The driveshaft is custom made to my spec at a local driveshaft shop. I...

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1967, 1967 mustang coupe, 1967 mustang fastback, automotive, custom hot rod, drag racing, fastback conversion, hot rod, hot rod build, mustang, saving two mustangs, take two make one -

How do you save two vintage Mustangs at once?  This is a question answered by fabrication and Mustang enthusiast BJ Adams. This project started as two '67 Mustangs, one being a parts car coupe and the other a severely neglected fastback. The coupe in question: The first question that came to mind is "How bad was the fastback to justify cutting the roof off?".  In BJ's words, "Well, it was broken in half.." As illustrated in the picture below, the car had rusted to the point of falling in on itself.   All of the important structures had rusted through...

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1970 Drift Cuda, 392 hemi, automotive, crate motor, cuda, custom hot rod, drift, Fishtail, hemi, hot rod, hot rod build, hot rod garage, Lucky Costa, Road Kill, Tony Angelo, youtube -

If there's one thing we can appreciate here at KillFab, it's a killer build.  Tony Angelo and co-host Lucky Costa killed it on this slick combination of old school muscle and new school tech.  This '70 Cuda is powered by a late model Dodge 392 "Hemi" crate engine, TR6060 6-speed and custom fabricated suspension on all four corners. See more on this killer build via Hot Rod Garage here.

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bibbster, custom hot rod, hot rod, hot rod build, the fab forums -

We could be a little bias but we think this is going to be an amazing build. This is the very start of what Kyle Voss calls the Bibbster. It is a modern day hot rod build he is doing using a fox body Ford Mustang as the foundation. You can see the build over on The Fab Forums YouTube channel here: > The Fab Forums YouTube

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