T-Bucket Blog Archive

Here’s Your T-Bucket Building FREE Chapter!

Here’s Your T-Bucket Building FREE Chapter!

Everybody loves a freebie! We\'re happy to give you this complete 17-page FREE Chapter from \"How to Build a T-Bucket Roadster for Under \". ...
NEHR Speedcraft’s T-Bucket “Hot Rod

NEHR Speedcraft’s T-Bucket “Hot Rod

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

Thank You, Loyal T-Bucket Hot Rod Fans for

This website is devoted exclusively to T-Bucket hot rods and takes many hours of work to make it fresh and informative in order to keep T-Bucket ...
NEHR Speedcraft’s T-Bucket “Hot Rod

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 Hot Rod Valentine’s 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 Chester and John send ... ...
Ever see a “Pro Street” C-Cab T

Ever see a “Pro Street” C-Cab T

I don\'t normally blog about T-Buckets that are for sale unless I find them particularly interesting either from a historical point of view or ...
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 ...
The Tucson T-Bucket Raffle, Part 2

The Tucson T-Bucket Raffle, Part 2

Talk about a great looking raffle prize! Check out this T-Bucket built for the Tucson Police Officers Association Foundation by Hot Rods in the ...
“Styline Customs  Chuck Miller” Book

“Styline Customs Chuck Miller” Book

You’ll learn how Chuck built his first T-Bucket, drove it all Summer and on the day after Thanksgiving applied his creative talents to convert it in ...
What Do You Know About Mike’s Unrestored

What Do You Know About Mike’s Unrestored

I enjoyed looking at this handsome T-Bucket in the video and something kept nagging at me that it looked vaguely familiar. A few days later, I ...
Baron and Tucker Hot Rods’ New T-Bucket Kits

Baron and Tucker Hot Rods’ New T-Bucket Kits

I was unfamiliar with this new name in the world of T-Bucket kit building and decided that when the opportunity presented itself I would try to ...
Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Sells for About Half What it

Tweedy Pie T-Bucket Sells for About Half What it

This historic T-Bucket was originally sold by it\'s builder, Bob Johnston, to Ed \"Big Daddy\" Roth for $1150. By early 2007, when stupid money was ...
The “Lively Set” T-Bucket Sold for a

The “Lively Set” T-Bucket Sold for a

This T-Bucket with history just sold at the RM Auctions January, 2011 Arizona event for just slightly more than a quarter of its asking price 60 ...
The Two “Low Blow” T-Buckets

The Two “Low Blow” T-Buckets

Little did Scott Ellis know when he started laying out the original Low Blow T-Bucket on his Fresno garage floor in the 1970s that a decade later ...
Scott Ellis’ Original Low Blow T-Bucket

Scott Ellis’ Original Low Blow T-Bucket

The late 1970s was a strange era in hot rod history. With its blown hemi, wild flames and mean and low stance, Scott Ellis\' T-Bucket stood out like ...
Tasty Twin Engine T-Bucket That’s For Sale

Tasty Twin Engine T-Bucket That’s For Sale

This T-Bucket was built to be street driven and also has all the nicely finished details to make it a show winner. The fact that it\'s built to ...
Pip Biddlecombe’s “Low Blow” T

Pip Biddlecombe’s “Low Blow” T

A few years ago, while surfing the web, some photos of a super-low supercharged T-Bucket really caught my eye. Then, I was shocked to notice the ...
Is This the “Perfect” T-Bucket?

Is This the “Perfect” T-Bucket?

I\'m happy to share these photos as an example of what I believe to be the perfect example of a traditional T hot rod roadster, and I\'m just one of ...
A Great Stretched Body T-Bucket Roadster

A Great Stretched Body T-Bucket Roadster

I was evidently too busy drooling over all the beautiful detail embodied in the front end of this well-constructed Florida stretched T-Bucket to ask ...
Maybe Santa Really Does Drive a T-Bucket

Maybe Santa Really Does Drive a T-Bucket

Otherwise, why are there so many images of Santa in Model T-like conveyances from the purely traditional to the more modern T-Bucket hot rod? ...