Saw this rig the other day.

Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby MechBob » March 25th 2020, 5:14am

Ya,rockridge,i would buy it
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » March 25th 2020, 4:54pm

Saw it at an obscure garage, there was a Porsche 914 buried in a snowbank too.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Leeann_93 » March 25th 2020, 9:38pm

Rockridge wrote:there was a Porsche 914 buried in a snowbank too.



I'm a bit partial to those - my father-in-law had a red 4-cyl one. Now my husband's cousin owns it to keep it in the family - he's a Porsche guy anyway, so this was a bonus. My husband's stepmother didn't want it in the garage after my FIL passed away.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » March 29th 2020, 2:15pm

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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » April 2nd 2020, 1:20am

The above awful quality photo is another awesome Acton Custom Enterprise Cobra frame.

I happened upon an interesting collection the other day.

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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Leeann_93 » April 2nd 2020, 3:12am

Now that’s a collection. Not 12 of the same thing.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby markmitch » April 2nd 2020, 4:04am

there was a guy in my home town of Sanford ,Maine that had one of the most obscure car collections in the US when I was a teen. He owned a company that built and installed the bleachers in all your major stadiums. But I have no idea if he is still alive or as to what may have happened to his collection.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » April 14th 2020, 12:47am

if you haven't seen the youtube video(s) of the 300 car "barn find" yet. You gotta check it out. Mindblowing
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Astrofarian » April 14th 2020, 2:10am

Move along....all is well.....return to your homes.....nothing to see here.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » April 14th 2020, 2:33am

That's the one. Looks like they have started pulling the cars out in another video. Haven't seen it yet
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » June 24th 2020, 9:33pm

FJ62. Like new, inside, outside and underside. I used to have one of these, not this nice!

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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Leeann_93 » June 24th 2020, 10:25pm

I would not have expected one that nice in NH. To be honest, there's not one that nice down here in MD.

Though there is a 2-dr in olive green with white top that's older than that one and absolutely pristine (all original paint), I think it came here from the southwest.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » June 24th 2020, 11:42pm

They just bought it, had a third row installed, looked like fresh suspension, had the stickers made custom. Probably had someone take it all apart, replace anything suspect, full detail etc. It's just a rig for errands....
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » October 15th 2020, 5:34pm

Saved this rig from the scrapper today. 1949ish Baird Beaver tractor. Anybody have a wisconsin engine?

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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby markmitch » December 2nd 2020, 4:03pm

cool old project!
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » March 4th 2021, 11:36pm

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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » March 24th 2021, 12:22am

Stopped by a local junk yard this afternoon. Spent about 300k hypothetically restoring and customizing few cars ..

Couple of old Supra's
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VW Doublecab, not much left
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby markmitch » March 24th 2021, 12:27am

When I get to NH we should meet and hit a few yards together, love doing that. Maybe June since when I get there I have to clean out the huge barn first. Mark
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » March 24th 2021, 10:39pm

There are some cool yards around.
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Re: Saw this rig the other day.

Postby Rockridge [OP] » April 10th 2021, 3:29am

Shotgun in my friend Nick Acton's Cobra today.. :D ...Actoncustom.com

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