Ever wonder where Automobile Enthusiasts of fine automobiles, get their classic car projects? Well, wonder no more. These car guys, like me, don’t sit still, we’re always looking and inquiring. I’m always reading the Old Autos Enthusiast Magazines, all 1000 of them, just for the right classic car you’re looking for!
You just never know what you will find at Automotive Swap Meets and Car Shows. The number one rule for a vendor is, only bring automotive related items. That makes sense, but sometimes they sneak in other interesting things for sale.
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Take for example what I picked up at this vendors table. It was the interesting history that went along with my picked up treasure.
On this one occasion, I met a vendor with a wooden box filled with well, I don’t know what they were. The vendor spotted me looking at these odd nails and came over and said, “do you know what they are?” .. Nope. But they do look like they’re associated with Rail Roads. Continue reading
I arrived at this address and honked the horn. After waiting a few minutes I honked again. Since this was going to be my last ride of my shift I thought about just driving away, but instead I put the car in park and walked up to the door and knocked.. ‘Just a minute’, answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something being dragged across the floor. Continue reading
When your engine light comes on your dash and your buddy says, “not to worry” it’s only a soft code. You act like you know what he’s talking about, but … you really don’t.