Stuff from D. Aug. 20th, 2011.

Hi,

A cool sign that used to be near the old Jack Carter Dealership in Calgary.


The Torque Masters Show and Shine is coming up soon! It will be Sunday, August 28th.
You can get the pre-reg info here: http://www.torquemasters.ca/
You can also download the poster and check out pics from last year etc. Be there!!!!!!

The A & W Cruisin’ for a Cause event is this Thursday August 25th, 2011, Get down there with your ride
and buy a Teen Burger to help support the MS society! Full Details here: http://www.aw.ca/awhome.nsf/cruisin-for-a-cause

Article about Calgary Pick-n-pull (Boy I miss this place!, Found it therapeutic to go to the
junk yard and find some old car parts, yup I’m afflicted….):
http://swervecalgary.com/2011/08/12/calgary-pick-n-pull-barlow-tr-s-e/

Great Garage Makeovers 2011 magazine now out (Create your ultimate garage!):
http://www.woodstore.net/grgama20.html

Cool Garage pics:
http://biertijd.com/mediaplayer/?itemid=18284

Cool bikes:
http://www.varnahandcycles.com/

Senior collector of classics(This lady is 101 and loves driving her cars!):
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/10/automobiles/packard-81-is-a-youngster-to-its-driver.html?_r=1&ref=collectibles

Senior collector video:
http://video.nytimes.com/video/2011/07/08/automobiles/collectibles/100000000895665/two-classics-one-car.html

600 Camaros decend on Oshawa:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/car-life/galleries/in-pictures-600-camaros-descend-on-oshawa/article2060428/

A forum thread dedicated to lifts:
http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=68075

DeLorean in new video:
http://ca.autoblog.com/ca.autoblog.com/2011/07/10/video-new-owl-city-music-video-features-back-to-the-future/#continued

Soup Up Magazine No.19 now online:
http://www.soupupmagazine.com/index.html

Desert Car Kings show(Interesting show……):
http://dsc.discovery.com/tv/desert-car-kings/
Desert Valley Auto Parts:
http://www.dvap.com/

Restoration of Dash guages, making them whiter:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/article/Restoration-Series-The-whiter-side/

Chevy Convertible collection:
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/17/automobiles/collectibles/chevy-convertibles-he-collected-the-full-set.html?ref=collectibles

1967 Pontiac LeMans Sprint (I wouldn’t mine one of these!):
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/article/Car_of_the_Week_1967_Pontiac_LeMans_Sprint/

Billetproof car shows:
http://www.billetproof.com/

Now that’s a dentist office I would happy to visit:
http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=577234

My Star Collector Car website:
http://www.mystarcollectorcar.com/index.php

Longest motorbike:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2019674/Plumber-Colin-Furze-31-builds-worlds-longest-motorbike-25-seats.html

Pontiac transparent:
http://www.detnews.com/article/20110729/AUTO05/107290362/1148/auto01/One-of-a-kind-transparent-Pontiac-up-for-auction

1966 Chevrolet Biscayne article:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/article/Car_of_the_Week_1966_Chevrolet_Biscayne/

Legendary Motorcars article:
http://autos.sympatico.ca/premium-features/8992/going-premium-legendary-motorcar-goes-high-end

Mr. Bean crashes his sports car:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2022680/Rowan-Atkinson-cheats-death-240mph-supercar-bursts-flames-hitting-tree.html

1967 Chevrolet Nova article:
http://www.chevyhiperformance.com/featuredvehicles/1110chp_1967_chevrolet_nova/index.html

Traction Bars on a 1967 Camaro:
http://amosautomotive.com/Articles/installing-traction-bars-on-a-1967-camaro

Corvette Tech articles:
http://www.vetteweb.com/tech/index.html

Car of the week, 1976 Pontiac Trans Am:
http://www.oldcarsweekly.com/collector-cars/muscle-cars/car-of-the-week-1976-pontiac-trans-am

 Datsun 280Z still going:
http://www.wheels.ca/Columns/article/799389

Low flying car:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2026967/Low-flying-car-Ex-Russian-pilot-builds-working-prototype–soar-10ft-ground.html

Build your own metal work fab shop:
http://www.carcraft.com/techarticles/ccrp_1109_your_own_metalwork_build_a_metal_fab_shop_at_home/index.html

Basic Tig welding:
http://www.classictrucks.com/tech/1110clt_basic_tig_welding_101_with_inverter_machines/index.html

GMC COE Cabover Bus build up video :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCg9oUM9O3I

COE Truck video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ob4y3Wn47-A&feature=related

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