T-Bucket Blog Archive

StreetRod 101 DVD Library Winners

A big ‘thank you’ to everyone who entered our StreetRod 101 DVD Library Giveaway last month and congratulations to the four lucky: ...
Mini T-Bucket winner Keith Longpre

Mini T Bucket Body Giveaway Winner: Keith Longpre!

We are happy to announce that the winner of our Mini T Bucket Body Package Giveaway is Keith Longpre! Keith is 39 years old, from Lincoln, Rhode ...
1915 T-Bucket body Don Oaks

1915 T-Bucket Body: The One We Know Today and

It goes without saying I love T-Buckets, but I’m especially fond of what’s known as the 1915 T-Bucket body. For good reasons, which we& ...
Mini T Bucket Build Larry Matlock

Mini T Bucket Build by Larry Matlock With 883

For his Mini T Bucket build, Larry Matlock of Durham, NC came at it with many years of experience. As a long-time car guy, Larry’s interests ...
electric T-Bucket golf cart

This T-Bucket Electric Golf Cart is the Real Deal

Not too long ago, we posted a story about an electric T-Bucket golf cart, which garnered quite a bit of attention although the cart itself was a bit ...
Ashley Designs Mini T-Bucke

The family that plays together with a T-Bucket,

Scott Zimmerman has a lifelong passion for the hot rod and custom car scene and fortunately his wife, Debbie, shares that interest. So it wasn’ ...

Mini T-Bucket Giveaway

We’re giving away a Mini T-Bucket Fiberglass Body Package to a lucky TBucketPlans.com visitor. It could be you! Made by the good folks at ...
Electric T-Bucket Golf Cart

A T-Bucket Golf Cart?

It’s described as a “custom 1923 T-Bucket electric golf cart”, but it doesn’t have anyplace to put your clubs. But it does ...
Happy Labor Day T-Bucket fans!

Happy Labor Day from TBucketPlans.com!

Summer flies by and as we enter Labor Day weekend it’s a good time to check on what’s going on with your own T-Bucket project. It’ ...
StreetRod 101 MidSummerSale

Big StreetRod 101 Ten-Day MidSummer Sale

It’s a great Summer for cruising, car shows, collecting parts, planning projects and puttering in the garage! We’d like to make it even ...
T-Bucket Nationals 2014

T-Bucket Nationals 2014 Report

The T-Bucket Nationals 2014 in scenic Mountain Home, Arkansas just wrapped up this evening with a terrific car show on the grounds of Arkansas State ...
Y-Block Ford T-Bucket Ted Kramer Snoopy

Y-Block Ford T-Bucket: Ted Kramer’s Snoopy

Not only am I a T-Bucket lover, but also a Y-Block Ford lover! So, the June, 1963 cover of “Rodding & Restyling” magazine featured ...
Detroit Speedcraft Super-Performance T-Bucket

Detroit Speedcraft’s Super-Performance T

With a title like that, it helps to start things off with some substantiation, so take a quick look at this 35 second video and then we’ll ...
California Custom Roadsters Slicktrack Track Roadster

Track Roadster by CCR Continues Tradition of

The new Slicktrack Track Roadster from California Custom Roadsters (CCR) continues a 40 year tradition of designing and building beautiful T-Bucket ...
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Ed Roth’s Outlaw/Excalibur/Excaliber

Note: To honor the memory of the late Ed Roth, I am reposting (with a new image gallery) this brief tribute from 2010. Nine years ago (April 4,), ...
Build a Budget T-Bucket Hot Rod

Build a Budget T-Bucket With Chester Greenhalgh

Dale Setford of Delmar, New York, decided to build a budget T-Bucket years ago following the detailed plans laid out in Chester Greenhalgh’s & ...
How to Build a T Bucket Hot Rod Roadster for Under $3000

“How to Build a T-Bucket”: Chester

Many people wonder what drove Chester Greenhalgh to so meticulously document every step about how to build a T-Bucket from scratch. Most are amazed ...
How to Build a Custom Car or Truck

Learn How to Build a Custom Car or Truck With

Today, you can still build a custom car or truck on a budget. It may not be a Ridler contender, but it sure will turn heads and give you tons of ...
GNRS 2014 Grand National Roadster Show T-Bucket Pomona

Grand National Roadster Show Pomona 2014 –

If you didn’t get enough of the Grand National Roadster Show Pomona 2014 in Part 1, Part 2 or Part 3, then here’s some bonus T-Bucket ...
GNRS 2014 Grand National Roadster Show T-Bucket Pomona

Grand National Roadster Show 2014 – T

I had a unique opportunity to attend the Grand National Roadster Show 2014. Having been in Southern California on business meetings all week and my ...