Box Tube and Sheet Stock ~ Rob’s Hand Built from Scratch Rat Rod

Hand Built Rat Rod

via Combustion Chamber ~ Rob’s Hand Built Rat Rod from Box Tube and Sheet Stock

I just I wanted to have something to cruise on the street. I’d been riding sport bikes and stuff and I was kind of over that and I wanted to build something. So I started digging and I was looking around and I liked the styling of rat rods, but some of the ones I saw there from an engineering perspective we’re kind of scary, so I thought that if I build something with a rat rod style but a little bit more solid engineering and kind of throw in some elements of stuff I think are cool old-school hot rods, World War II aircraft, muscle cars — try to see if I can build a car that wraps all that together…

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