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How to Build a T-Bucket Plans Hot Rod Roadster

New Cover for “How to Build a T-Bucket &

250+ pages, 400+ photos, templates, diagrams and illustrations show every detail of how to build a T-Bucket hot rod on a budget, the "old skool" ...
T-Bucket burnout

Top New T-Bucket Videos, 2/22/13

  T-Bucket hot rod fans have shown us that they love good T-Bucket videos and each week we highlight the best new ones for you. These videos ...
Frank and Linda Mazi wheelstanding T-Bucket hot rod

Frank and Linda Mazi’s Wheelstanding, 10

Copyrighted photograph by Herb Turner used with permission. You may have seen this wheelstanding T-Bucket before. The photo has been widely ...
Rod and Custom April 2013 T-Bucket

T-Bucket Lovers, Don’t Let Your Rod &

OK, so I was a tad premature in announcing three years ago that it looked like Rod & Custom magazine was going to build a T-Bucket project ...
Klaxon Style Ooga Aooga Ahooga Oooga Horn - car hotrod truck

Cost of Building a T-Bucket Keeps Going Down

There's no denying it. If you're building a T-Bucket hot rod you gotta' have a horn. It's a legal requirement almost everywhere and, besides, you need ...
Bill Burnham Street Rodder Magazine Bill's Eye

Is the T-Bucket a Fad That Has Faded?

Street Rodding in Bill's Eye by Bill Burnham Recently, when HOT ROD Magazine posted on their Facebook page about their T-Bucket project car they ...
Bob Borum T-Bucket Hot Rod Street Rod Roadster

Let’s See Your T! Bob Borum’s

This site is based on a lifelong love of T-Bucket hot rods. Therefore, it's gratifying to be able to share Bob Borum's 48 year love affair with ...
T-Bucket Party 2013 Chicago World of Wheels

Big “T-Party” at 2013 Chicago World

The Chicago World of Wheels car show has been drawing huge crowds since 1962, and after relocating to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in ...
California T Components T-Bucket Street Rodder Sweepstakes

1985 Street Rodder “Project California T&

While the 1980s may have been the decade of the "fat fender" phenomenon in the hot rod world, the "Fad-T" fanaticism that burned white-hot in the late ...
Harry Willett 1923 T-Bucket Phoenix show car

How Harry Willett’s “Phoenix”

In the late '60s, Harry Willett was service director for Chicago's largest Buick dealer and at night in his home garage he was applying stunning paint ...
Bob Zellhoefer T-Bucket hot rod roadster

Let’s See Your T! Bob Zellhoefer’s

A real treat is in store for you T-Bucket photo lovers in this Let's See Your T! installment because I frequently run into Bob Zellhoefer's flamed ...
Brian McAllister T-Touring Wintec Roadster

Let’s See Your T! Brian McAllister’s

This great looking 1923 T-Touring belongs to Brian, Fiona and Samantha McAllister of Southington, Connecticut, and it's another good Let's See Your T! ...
Bobby Field T-Bucket Nas-Tee Teri Copley World of Wheels

Let’s See Your T! Bobby Field’s &

I love a T-Bucket with history and Bobby Field's "Nas-Tee" certainly has one which we're happy to feature in our Let's See Your T! ...
Troy Scott Total Performance T-Bucket Roadster

Let’s See Your T! Troy Scott’s T

For Troy and Ginger Scott of Hopkinsville, Kentucky hot rodding is a family affair and one thing that brings them together when the weather's pleasant ...
Jan Bristow Track-T

Let’s See Your T! Jan Bristow’s-

We're happy to feature a great-looking little Track-T roadster in this second installment in our new Let's See Your T! series. According to Jan ...
Mike Ray T-Bucket

Let’s See Your T! Mike Ray’s Blown

What a great way to start our new Let's See Your T! series: a blown big block 1923 T-Bucket. This nicely flamed blue beauty belongs to Mike Ray of ...
Hot Rod Magazine T-Bucket Project Car

Hot Rod Magazine’s T-Bucket Project Car

Hot Rod design legend Thom Taylor pitches in with wiring on the new Hot Rod magazine Speedway Motors T-Bucket project car. I was a bit premature ...
T-Bucket collage

Let’s See Your T! Show Us Your T-Bucket!

Let's See Your T! We love T-Buckets in ALL their variations and we're happy to share yours with the world's other T-Bucket lovers. So, send us ...
Bill Keifer of CCR T-Buckets

History: Bill Keifer of California Custom

We're very proud to be partnered with the legendary T-Bucket building shop, California Custom Roadsters (CCR), in the marketing of the new digital ...
Ron Springer Maggie T-Bucket Night Prowlers

“Maggie”, The Night Prowlers’-

So I got an email the other day that said, "I think I already know the answer to this, but I thought before I gave up I would put it to the source ... ...