Live Rolls Royce Roof Chop - PPC Magazine
Practical Performance Car Magazine's Rolls Royce got a roof chop live at
PPC in the Park 2010. It took a lot of men, some serious angle grinding
action and quite a lot of ale - but they managed to do it in one day.
Chopping a Top - Project Pilehouse DIY Top Chop Pt.1 at Eastwood
BUY a MIG 175 Welder:
BUY a TIG 200 Welder:
BUY an Eastwood 4 1/2" Angle Grinder-
In this episode of Project Pilehouse, Matt begins to chop and lower the top
for a 1950 Dodge Truck using Eastwood's MIG 175, TIG 200, and Angle
For the full story and to watch for updates follow along on the blog:
Watch for the 2nd installment where Matt lengthens the top and the truck
comes one step closer to completion!
Check out other videos where we repair the doors, lengthen the bed, install
air bags and fabricate running boards.
Chopping A 53 Chevy Belair
Chopping My 53 Chevy 4" slanting the post ( B pillars) and installing cut
front and back glass
It's a 1953 Chevy with a 1954 nose, The music "Cruisin' 1958"
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Part :2 chopping the `50 `Mercury
Part :2 chopping the merc
some quick insight into prepping for the chop including:
- what to do with the "b" pillar (staright post,hardtop,or slant post)
-bracing the inside of the vehicle to prevent body distortion
-and cut layout for the amount of vertical drop vs. material removed on
the daigonal front post (this particular chop was dropped 4" vertically but
had 5-3/8" of material removed from front pillar)
to see vehicle construction photos go to www.ifcustom.com under "shop
projects" then "fonze's `50 merc"
2013 Street Rodder Road Tour 1951 Ford Roof Chop
Street Rodder Magazine taps Honest Charley Garage to build their flagship
car for the 2013 Street Rodder Road Tour. Richard Marter and Delton Scott
tackle the roof chop to bring the 51 Ford one step closer to the rendering
supplied by Street Rodder Magazine.
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