T-Bucket Blog Archive

What? A Newer Speedway Motors 2011 T-Bucket

Pardon my post the other day, because look what arrived in the mail with a different cover officially labeled as the Speedway Motors 2011 Master ...

Stolen T-Bucket Alert

This yellow T-Tub was stolen from the owner's driveway in Northern California. Although it's not, it is very similar in appearance to an Andy's ...

The New 2011 Speedway Motors T-Bucket Catalog

"Why have T-Buckets been so popular for so long? Because they're simple, affordable and, best of all, FUN! You really don't drive a T-Bucket -- ...

Hot Rod Magazine’s Next Project Car is a T

Hot Rod magazine's David Freiburger has let the cat out of the bag that a T-Bucket will be their next project car. I'm renewing today! ...

How About Chroming Your Fiberglass T-Bucket Body

What's that -- you didn't think you could chrome plate a resin-based Model T facsimile? Better not tell the guys at Van's Body & Frame in ...

Storage Wars Meets T-Bucket C-Cab History?

This is the vision I hope to see when that door rolls up. Hmmm, that looks like a fiberglass body mould -- why, it looks like a C-Cab, if I'm not ...
Doug Weigel Transparent T bucket

Fool Me Once, Shame on You — Fool Me,

I know, you're probably thinking, "what the ..."? But this barely-there T-Bucket was actually one of the vaunted "Go for the Gold" winners at ...
T-Bucket Assembly Manual by Speedway Motors

The Speedway Motors T-Bucket Kits Assembly

We thought a brief review of the new Speedway Motors T-Bucket Assembly Manual was in order because not only is it of interest to prospective T ...
Steve's T-Bucket project makeover

Steve’s Unfinished T-Bucket “&#

"Should I buy that unfinished T-Bucket project I heard about that's for sale cheap?" is a question that deserves a thoughtful response with good ...

The Wintec Roadster T-Bucket Kit, “Before&

Our recent "Shop Stop" at Wintec Fabrication fanned the flames even more about the Wintec Roadster. People wanted to know more about how this ...

So-Cal T’s 7th Annual T-Bucket 101 Fun Run

T-Bucket owners travel from Arizona, Nevada and throughout California to participate in this day of cruising and fellowship. For a half-dozen years, ...

“Turn of the Century” Fiberglass T

In answer to the question, "Is there any way today to build a T-Bucket hot rod on a real budget?" I have to respond with an emphatic "yes". To ...

The Takeout T: America’s Truly Most Beautiful

When The Takeout T made its debut at the Grand National Roadster Show and was judged for the America's Most Beautiful Roadster title it was like. ...

The Takeout T: America’s Truly Most Beautiful

Maybe I shouldn't be too surprised that to achieve such a high level of perfection in a garage and on a budget takes lots of innovative thinking, ...

Pursue that T-Bucket Pot of Gold!

From Chester Greenhalgh and John at TBucketPlans.com, may you have the luck of the Irish in your T-Bucket construction project and many miles ... ...

Upcoming “T-Bucket Challenge” Drags

"The Hot Rod internet forums have gone berserk about T-Buckets recently so we're hoping for a big turnout," for the T-Bucket Challenge at the ...

Creating a computer-generated 3D T-Bucket hot rod

The potential benefit in T-Bucket hot rod building of computer-generated imagery (CGI) is untapped. But maybe we can all learn something from the ...

How to Build a T-Bucket on a Budget: the eHow

While keeping up on what's going on in the T-Bucket world, I was recently amused to find a new article titled, "How to Build a T-Bucket on a ...
Top 25 Hot Rod Pages on Facebook

“Top 25” Hot Rod Pages on Facebook

So, who has the biggest Facebook following in the hot rod world? Thought I'd do some informal research on the subject ... ...

The Story of Poncho the 1923 Ford C Cab (in his

I rolled off the assembly line at Henry Ford’s truck plant along with many other trucks. I wasn’t the smallest on the line nor was I the largest. I ...