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Enjoy this outlaw
Biker video!! .....

  Brotherhood of Man
        Motorhead

click on:
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Enjoy this outlaw biker
video!

    Brotherhood of Man
         Motorhead
click on:
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My illusion ......
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Found this on EBay!
for bidding  ....
1975 Pinto in
El Dorado, Arkansas

here is the link:
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Frivolity keeps you young, but will cost you at the Gas pump.  ;)
 

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         Pearl Hart

After committing one of
the last stagecoach
robberies in the
   Old West - 1899
She was jailed in
Arizona's Yuma
Territorial Prison
She was pardoned in 1902 by the governor
and released early for
reasons unknown ....
 

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The Devil's Right Hand
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    The Highwaymen

The Devil's Right Hand
Click on:
https://goo.gl/DcvxxW

        Pearl Hart
After committing one of
the last stagecoach
robberies in the
   Old West - 1899
She was jailed in
Arizona's Yuma
Territorial Prison
She was pardoned in 1902

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Offline pattywagon1977

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« on: December 10, 2010, 06:40:11 PM »
I would like to put an air dam on the front of my '78. I know finding an "actual" Pinto air dam is next to impossible. Is there somewhere that sells basic air dams, like universal cut to fit type? Anyone have any ideas? I am looking for something that I can buy and mold it to fit. I am not into fiberglassing a mold myself.
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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2010, 01:25:20 AM »
Map351 on here might actually make them im not sure. he is currently in the works on a Hot pants Kit for the wagons, and already has made the Sedan ones. i think he does the air dams and the rear spoilers. id check out his stuff

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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2010, 11:23:45 AM »
Well having a rear spoiler would be awesome too, but mine is the glass back. That makes it nearly impossible to put a spoiler on it. I would like an air dam and mild side skirts.

What is this hot pants kit? The wagons and sedans have the same wheel base dimensions front to back, so his hot pants kit must also include rear skirts as well. I just had an alighnment done my my car, and the shop's computer only listed a Pinto Wagon. So the shop measured the wheel base of my Runabout and compaired it to the '78 wagon on thier computers and they matched. So they used the wagon specs to align my car. That is how I know they wheel bases are the same, at least in '78 anyhow. Ford just added extra inches to the rear for a wagon.
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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2010, 02:08:58 PM »
yes the hot pants kit is just what you described.
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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #4 on: December 12, 2010, 12:37:54 AM »
http://www.fordpinto.com/your-project/hotpants-kit-update

Check out this thread, its for Map351's Progress on all his Fiberglassing.

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« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2010, 12:40:24 PM »
OK, i just checked out the HOT PANTS kit for the Pinto. I am DEFINATELY wanting that on my car. He is even designing a new front bumper for the earlier model pintos. It won't fit my '78, but it sure looks good. Gives me ideas for my own car for sure. I bet an early 90's Buick Skylark front bumper may fit my '78 since I have the bird beek bumper.
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« Reply #7 on: December 30, 2010, 08:46:19 PM »
Check out unlimited products for some random fiberglass parts. Site is up22.com
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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #8 on: December 30, 2010, 10:27:40 PM »
Pinto Pro

Nice car !
Like the colors & design !

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« Reply #9 on: December 31, 2010, 04:57:46 AM »
i got hot pants from map351 a couple of weeks ago and am in stallin them as we speek they look awsome 
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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #10 on: December 31, 2010, 09:40:21 PM »
Really like that air damn, looks great.  i did a little different look with a 1970 boss mustang valance and spoiler.  i used a 1970 pinto valance as a guide to cut and fab the mustang valance to fit.  I lined up the bolt holes to the pinto valance and then it went on the 1977 Pinto without issue.
 
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« Reply #11 on: January 17, 2011, 10:58:59 PM »
PINTO PRO, That air dam looks just AWESOME! That is the same color blue as my old Suburban too. Just fabulous.
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Re: Air Dam
« Reply #12 on: January 21, 2011, 07:41:11 PM »
PINTO PRO! Is this the same car/owner that was in Hot Rod Mag in April of 99? Very nice car!
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