T-Bucket Blog Archive

Chester’s Traditional Flathead T-Bucket

If you've already purchased the eBook version of Chester Greenhalgh's legendary "How to Build a T-Bucket Roadster for Under $3000", then you've had a ...

Our Top 10 T-Bucket Blog Posts of 2011

It's New Year's resolution time and one of mine is to pick up the pace on content creation here at TBucketPlans.com. A good way to judge how ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 9

Welcome to the ninth installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 8

Welcome to the eighth installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 7

Welcome to the seventh installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 6

Welcome to the sixth installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...

What 78% of hot rodders want when holiday shopping

This week, we completed our research into what's important to hot rodders shopping online for holiday gifts. Here's what we found: 78% of consumers ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 5

Welcome to the fifth installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 4

Welcome to the fourth installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...

1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 3

Welcome to the third installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...
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1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 2

Welcome to the second installment in our series documenting how Bob Hamilton, the star of the incredibly informative StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame and ...
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1927 T-Bucket Roadster Project: Part 1

If you're a regular visitor to TBucketPlans.com you've probably had the pleasure of learning from Bob Hamilton's great "How to Stretch a T-Bucket into ...

Bob Hamilton’s Oakland Roadster Show

I'm fortunate being able to work with Bob Hamilton in the marketing of his excellent 4-1/2 hour DVD, "StreetRod 101: Hot Rod Frame & Chassis ...

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 13

Quick now, what looks different about this T-Bucket? If you're focused on what's behind the body you're on the right track. While most people debate ...

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 12

So, should you call Ernie Hummel's slant six powered Dodge roadster a D-Bucket? In my mind, it's still a T-Bucket, but in a very unique category for a ...

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 11

Seeing Fred Cossell's dramatically panel painted T-Bucket is like going back in time to a major car show of the 70s when "Fad T's" were in their ...

Is this the hot rod Human Centipede?

I was surfing eBay T-Buckets when I ran across this strange conglomeration identified as a "1927 T-Bucket Lincoln". The Human Centipede is a notorious ...
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The Bird T-Bucket Kit Plans

Back in the 60s every red-blooded American boy had three things on his mind: girls, sports and hot rods! To feed that insatiable interest, along came ...

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 10

As president of the National T-Bucket Alliance, it's only fitting that Bill "Weelstang" Darr had one of the more distinctive T-Buckets at the 2011 ...

2011 T-Bucket Nationals Report, Part 9

Ben Griffin's beautiful, blue '27 T roadster is all Ford and a study in what a clean hot rod should look like. Of course, the '26-'27 T roadster might ...