T-Bucket Blog Archive

Chester’s eBook Addendum No. 2: Tie Rod

“A critic is a man who knows the way but can’t drive the car.”  — Kenneth Tynan And, according to New York theater and music ...

Chester’s eBook Addendum No. 1: Rear Shock

Hey, nobody’s perfect. But it sure is nice to strive for perfection. Today, we had a question from a recent purchaser of Chester Greenhalgh& ...

2010 Buckethead Bash for T-Bucket Fans

If you just can’t get enough T-Buckets at your local events, may I suggest the the 4th Annual Buckethead Bash in beautiful Mountain Home, ...
National T-Bucket Alliance 2010 T-Bucket Nationals

National T-Bucket Alliance 2010 T-Bucket Nationals

The 2010 National T-Bucket event in Colorado Springs, CO promised incredible cruising opportunities and no better way to take in a huge ...
Old No. 7 T-Bucket: Greg Bear, Proprietor &;

Old No. 7 T-Bucket: Greg Bear, Proprietor &;

Greg Bear’s cool bobtail T-Bucket From last weekend’s Florida Sun T’s T-Bucket event, I’m happy to highlight another T ...
Is There Life for a T-Bucket After the Show Car

Is There Life for a T-Bucket After the Show Car

This past weekend, I happened to be in the Sunshine State and decided to drop by the Sun T’s of Central Florida show and cruise at Old Town in ...
Chevy Powered T-Bucket Trike, or Why 3 Wheels

Chevy Powered T-Bucket Trike, or Why 3 Wheels

OK, it’s Friday night and I’m a firm believer in the concept of Friday Fun. So, here we go. A couple weeks ago, I was diligently ...
National T-Bucket Alliance 2008 Nationals Slide

National T-Bucket Alliance 2008 Nationals Slide

So, I skipped the NTBA’s 2007 T-Bucket Nationals because I wasn’t eager to drive 1,700 miles to Arizona. But when the 2008 event rolled ...

Chester’s T-Bucket Book: $130.92 or $19?

While making a couple of blog-related purchases on eBay this afternoon, out of curiosity I thought I would see if Chester Greenhalgh’s “ ...

Immediately Download Your T-Bucket eBook Either

We give you two easy ways to instantly download your eBook immediately after purchase: After paying for your eBook, click PayPal’s “ ...

How to Order Your T-Bucket eBook Without a

We use PayPal as our payment processor because with over 217 million accounts worldwide, PayPal is “the world’s most loved way to pay& ...
National T-Bucket Alliance 2006 Nationals Slide

National T-Bucket Alliance 2006 Nationals Slide

Here’s a nice, relaxing slide show for your viewing enjoyment. In 2006, I returned to beautiful Mountain Home, Arkansas, again for the ...

At Last … Really Good T-Bucket Music!

I’ve previously lamented the fact that the only T-Bucket themed song of which I was aware was the silly 1960s “Bucket T“, which ...

Could a “Budget Bucket” be in Rod &

My July, 2010 edition of Rod & Custom was waiting for me with the regular mail when I arrived home last night (I know, it’s not yet May ...

The “Under $3000” T-Bucket and

Here’s something to be cheery about in 2016. Chester Greenhalgh wrote “How to Build a T-Bucket Roadster for Under $3000” in 1986. ...
National T-Bucket Alliance 2005 Nationals Slide

National T-Bucket Alliance 2005 Nationals Slide

Just for fun, here’s a slide show featuring just some of the buckets that caught my attention at the 2005 T-Bucket Nationals hosted in ...
Y-Block Ford T-Bucket: Ted Kramer’s Drag

Y-Block Ford T-Bucket: Ted Kramer’s Drag

The June, 1963 cover of “Rodding & Restyling” magazine featured an interesting variant of the T-Bucket style: a 1927 T phaeton body ...
Andy “The Rodfather” Brizio and&#

Andy “The Rodfather” Brizio and&#

The T-Bucket phenomenon was really building momentum by the mid-1960s when Ray Sisemore’s multi-part “How to Build a Hot Rod” ...

Barn Find Hot Rods: Hidden Treasure or Simply No

“Barn find” hot rods seem to be turning up everywhere today. It seems that with the Internet, every significant barn find sends hundreds ...
1970s Waterbed Fad Meets T-Bucket Trend

1970s Waterbed Fad Meets T-Bucket Trend

In the 1970s, waterbed stores were popping up everywhere as their popularity spread from the hippie community to suburbanites seeking more ...