T-Bucket Blog Archive

Upcoming “T-Bucket Challenge” Drags

As previously noted, I'm a big fan of New Zealand and Australian T-Buckets because they seem to put as much emphasis on actual performance as looks. ...

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

I'm fascinated by the world of possibilities presented by computer-generated imagery (CGI) and believe it's potential benefit in hot rod building is ...

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 Budget" ...
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 for my own satisfaction. When I ...

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

NOTE: The following is a reader submitted story. I first saw this C-Cab in the December, 1968 issue of Hot Rod magazine where it was featured as the ...

T-Bucket “Shop Stop”: Wintec

Late last year, we did a post on the Wintec Roadster, a bigger T-Bucket for the family (or big) man, and it generated a lot of interest from viewers ...

T-Bucket “Hot Rod in a Box” at 2011

What is it attracting all the attention at the 2011 Detroit Autorama in the above photo? In the Midwest, the Detroit Autorama is the big show of the ...
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Hey T-Bucket Fans, Come Join Us on Facebook

Or, should we say we'll join you. With more than 70% of the U.S. online population visiting Facebook every day, we felt that the time was right to get ...
How to Build a T-Bucket Roadster for Under 3000 Free Chapter

Here’s Your T-Bucket Building FREE Chapter!

Everybody loves a freebie -- especially hot rodders on a budget. And, when that freebie itself can save you hundreds of dollars in your T-Bucket ...
NEHR Speedcraft T-Bucket Hot Rod in a Box kit

NEHR Speedcraft’s T-Bucket “Hot Rod

As noted in Part 1 about NEHR Speedcraft's "Hot Rod in a Box" T-Bucket kit, it is designed to be a well-engineered package that offers ease of ...
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Thank You, Loyal T-Bucket Hot Rod Fans for

This little niche website is devoted exclusively to T-Bucket hot rod fans and takes a fair amount of after-hours effort to keep fresh and informative ...
NEHR T-Bucket Hot Rod in a Box

NEHR Speedcraft’s T-Bucket “Hot Rod

Ever get the feeling that the vast majority of T-Bucket hot rods are the result of seat-of-the-pants, trial and error, "good enough" so-called ...
Happy T-Bucket Hot Rod Valentines Day

Happy Hot Rod Valentine’s Day

Chocolates or chrome? Dinner or a driveshaft? Flowers or a flathead? Decisions are tough this time of year, so best Valentine's decisions  from ...
GlassHorse C-Cab T-Bucket for sale

Ever see a “Pro Street” C-Cab T

I'm a big fan of the C-Cab variation of T-Bucket hot rods. It probably stems from the fact that back in the mid-60s one of my favorite cars at the ...
T-Bucket Buyer Beware

T-Bucket Buyer Beware!

Thanks to the Internet, if you're looking for a T-Bucket for sale, it couldn't be easier. Depending on how far you're willing to go for your dream ...
Tucson Police Officers Association (TPOA) T-Bucket Raffle

The Tucson T-Bucket Raffle, Part 2

A couple months ago, we posted about the exciting T-Bucket hot rod roadster raffle being conducted by the Tucson Police Officers Association (TPOA), ...
Chuck Miller Styline Customs

“Styline Customs Chuck Miller” Book

You may be familiar with the name Chuck Miller from our recent post about the "Red Baron" T-Bucket he built, or maybe you were around back in 1969 ...
Mike Kent T-Bucket Hot Rod Roadster

What Do You Know About Mike’s Unrestored

Not too long ago, this interesting YouTube video response was received to a video we had posted ...
Baron and Tucker Hot Rods T-Bucket Kit

Baron and Tucker Hot Rods’ New T-Bucket Kits

After seeing their ad in Street Rodder magazine, back in October we did a post about Baron and Tucker Hot Rods and their T-Bucket kits. That post has ...
Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Ed Roth

Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Sells for About Half What it

As noted in our earlier post about Tweedy Pie, this historic T-Bucket was originally sold by it's builder, Bob Johnston, to Ed "Big Daddy" Roth for ...