How to Build a T-Bucket + History, Tips, Tricks, Inspiration, Events, and Fun!

We’ve been serving the T-Bucket hobby since 2009 with the best “how to” plans, stories on historic T-Buckets, news, photos and fun facts on all aspects of the T-Bucket world. And if that’s not enough, our new Hooked on T-Bucket Hot Rods Podcast.

We’re true T-Bucket enthusiasts and have written over 300 fun, informative blog posts filled with inspirational T-Bucket photos. We continue to add new material all the time.

Below are our 3 most recent blog posts, but you’ll enjoy discovering your personal favorites in our Blog Archive.


Tom Booth Torsion T

Tom Booth Torsion T

In Episode 7 of our Hooked on T-Buckets Podcast we interviewed Tom Booth about his fabulous Torsion T. At the time of the interview, Tom knew where his original T-Bucket…

Santa Hot Rod, He Really Drives a T-Bucket Roadster

Santa Hot Rod, He Really Drives a T-Bucket Roadster

It’s that time of year when if you look carefully you may be lucky enough to see the Santa Hot Rod, a T-Bucket roadster!. ๐Ÿ™‚  Yes, Santa and his many…

How to build your T-Bucket frame and chassis quickly, easily and less expensively!

How to build your T-Bucket frame and chassis quickly, easily and less expensively!

The frame and chassis are the key components of any T-Bucket — and one of the first places to start when building or rebuilding one. They can also be one…


free t-bucket plans

FREE Tโ€‹-Bucket Chassis Plans

Download yours now and you’ll also receive Free eNews Updates on T-Bucket stories, history, new plans, tricks, tips, events, fun and valuable hot rod building information.

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and then come back for more, because …


Our eBook Covers Everything About Building a T-Bucket on a Budget!

Whether you’re a builder, buyer, lover or just curious about T-Bucket hot rods, you’ve come to the right place.

It all started with Chester Greenhalgh’s โ€œHow to Build a T-Bucket Hot Rod Roadster for Under $3000โ€. Itโ€™s been called โ€œthe most complete Hot Rod how-to ever written!โ€

Prior to 2009, T-Bucket builders paid over $200 for it if they could find a copy! Now, the expanded revised digital edition is only $19.99 and for that, you get 258 pages, with over 400 photos, templates, diagrams and illustrations that reveal every detail of how to build your own T-Bucket hot rod roadster on a budget.

Even if you have no interest in building a T-Bucket but are in the market to buy one, this comprehensive eBook will show you every element that goes into a T-Bucket so that you’ll be a smart buyer and avoid big mistakes.

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Or if you’re ready to become a T-Bucket expert and master builder …

How to Build a T-Bucket Hot Rod Roadster

T-Bucket Master Plans

T-Bucket Master Plans Digital Downloads Package

You get ALL 5 of our T-Bucket plan sets in this big bundle that will save you untold time, money, mistakes and frustration. Become a T-Bucket building expert! Get loads of inspirational ideas for your own custom T-Bucket build by mixing and matching just the elements you want in your own hot rod. Thatโ€™s over 450 pages, with 500+ photos, illustrations, diagrams and templates for building just the T-Bucket that suits your particular vision! And save over 25% with this incredible package download. All for only $39.95

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