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.
Part 1 Rocky Horror Showzam
My third show with the boys, This time Willard had a prior engagement and
couldn't make it . So the night before, sitting in the garage with my
friend Carlos Rosi, I had this idea for the show, Then begin to write down
this adventure. The next morning, Rick and I were on the road. Rick, did
not knowing what I had up my sleeve. When we got out to Rockys I share the
idea with them and we all went out full guns at it. We all had a great time
doing it. Other members of the Hoodlums car club joined in the fun. What a
Rocky is a great teacher and he will describe to process of chopping and
sectioning a car. Enjoy!
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.
'28 Chevy Tudor sedan Top-chop Hot-Rod
2 guys, 7 hours, 6" less and functional front glasses... by Madmath and
Mickey, Charleroi, Belgium
Asphalt Burners Trash Ride Club
Fritz Schenck of "Spritz By Fritz" does a chop top. For more information
or to get Fritz to do a chop, custom build, restoration or custom paint
contact him at email@example.com for Spritz By Fritz merchandise
1970 Chopped Top Volkswagen Bus - Custom Interior - Paint - Stereo
I thought you VW lovers might want a look at this custom chopped Volkswagen
Van. It is in really slick condition and includes features such as: full
custom interior with VW emblems in the seats, custom aftermarket stereo
with subwoofers, monza style Exhaust,
polished aluminum wheels, custom paint, etc. It really is a unique vehicle,
thanks for checking it out.
Crazy Nurburgring lap in a 1970's Rolls Royce!
The first half of the Nurburgring, being treated to a mental lap of the
'Ring by the guys from Practical & Performance Car Magazine. Huge powerful
car? check, crazy driver? check, rear seatbelts?............er, I'll get
back to you on that one! sorry for the fruity language; but the huge rear
leather bench was very slippy!