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Rod & Custom 1950's














Item # 5407
Rod & Custom
July 1954
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Nick Cozzitorto's custom '52 Ford pickup; The Whys and Wherefores of Good Head Porting; Bob McNeil's '32 Ford coupe feature; Custom '50 Ford feature; Budgie Haley and Jack Friend's deuce features; Frame Arching - Progress Report No. 3; Charles Martin's Model T feature; The Barris Corner - How to: Cadillac Hubcap Conversion; Albert Cox's '34 Plymouth feature; A look at the latest drag machines; Technical Tips; Custom Tips; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This very early Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$18.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5408
Rod & Custom
August 1954
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Tom Pollard's '29 Model A Roadster feature; Rod & Custom's rolling laboratory progress report No. 4 - Custom dash; Restyling the '47 Cadillac; Ed Jacques' T roadster feature; Hop up Road test #2 - Rob Farris' Olds equipped Mercury; Plastic engine cover for your roadster; Cam-installing procedure; How to - Build an exhaust - Headers; Floor Shift for Automatic Transmissions; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This very early Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$17.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5411
Rod & Custom
November 1954
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Forming race teams to cut competition costs; Converting black tires to white walls from a kit; Cotton Woodworth's '49 Ford feature; Don Hentzell's '27 Roadster pickup feature; Toning down the volume of dual exhaust; William Jeunette's '49 Ford club coupe feature; The Barris Korner - Flame Paint jobs; How-to - Supercharging the Mercury; John Patrick's '32 Ford coupe feature; How To- Ford Taillights; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This very early Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$13.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5412
Rod & Custom
December 1954
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows mostly subtle use wear and the pages show some light yellowing mostly around the edges.
This Issue Includes: A tour of Bonneville; Dick Adams' 1949 Chevy custom feature; Rear engines - Is that the answer?; How to put on a car show with your club; How to - Give your pistons more punch; Smoothing a two-piece hood; Bill Moore's 1942 Chevy club coupe feature; Bob Aguilera's 1953 Mercury Monterey feature; Jack Randall's totally custom 1949 Ford convertible feature; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This very early Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$9.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5501
Rod & Custom
January 1955
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: How to - Engine Swapping; World Series of Drag Racing from Lawrenceville, Illinois; Bill Block's custom Nash Rambler feature; Roger Huntington answers some technical questions; How To - Frenched Taillights; The Barris Corner - Mounting Club Plaques; Cal Morrow's '34 three-window coupe feature; George Cerny's '50 Plymouth wagon feature; Bob McAdam's '27 T-roadster feature; Arfon Brother's Green Monster dragster; Bob Stokke's Model T pickup feature; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$16.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5511
Rod & Custom
November 1955
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: A look at Disneyland's Autopia; Bill Hoobar's '54 Olds custom feature; Dean Moon - The '34 and I; Bruno and Reinio Maki's '53 Olds convertible custom feature; Second annual Santa Barbara County Fair Concours d'Elagance; Replacing a six cylinder Chevy with the '55 Turbo Fire V-8 - Part II; Long winding gears for the Chevrolet; ArinCee cartoon; Improved Carburetion for New V-8's; Gordon Davis' '54 Stude feature; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great addition to most any collection.
$18.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5512
Rod & Custom
December 1955
NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage of the Seventh Bonneville Nationals; Sam Barris' Ford custom feature; A look at aerodynamics and speed in Bonneville cars; Restyling the new Continental by Henning and Ritch; Gene Ruppert's '53 Rambler feature; Tom Story's track roadster feature; Gary Guinn's '33 Ford coupe feature; ArinCee cartoon; Tony Tomsha's '49 Ford convertible feature; Design for dash - by Valley Custom; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5601
Rod & Custom
January 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Building a dual-purpose sedan - part I; Hopping up the pre-'54 DeSoto V-8; Leroy French's '49 Plymouth four-door custom feature; Tips for improving performance by reducing drag; John Geraghty shows how to swap a Chrysler into a '40 Ford; Great Bend National Drag Championships; Malcom Whitt's six-wheeled Model A feature; Gary Dubach's '38 Ford feature; Valley Custom Shop customizes a '53 Studebaker; ArinCee cartoon; Paul McGill's '40 Ford; Bill Burnham's '32 Ford 2-door feature; Dune Bugs from the East; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$19.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5602
Rod & Custom
February 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Ben Rizzio and Don Gray's three-window coupe feature; Home customizing - Restyling with Resin; Roto-Faze distributor; J.T. Griffin's '50 custom Merc feature; Building a dual-purpose sedan - Part II; How to install headlight shades; The Barris Corner - Installing Oldsmobile late-model trim strips; The Two Who Broke 250 - Kenz-Leslie and Malcom Campbell's Bluebird streamliners; Drag Science - Part I; Jack Kuhn's '54 Ford; ArinCee cartoon; De-chroming without the use of metal-warping heat; Bob Brown's steam car;plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5603
Rod & Custom
March 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: All about Superchargers; Drag Science - Gearing and Shifting points; Melvin D'loss' custom '50 Ford convertible feature; Bill Smith's '52 Chevy club coupe pickup conversion; Bob Tormey's '41 Merc custom; Artist Henning restyles the BelfrianoAutomoticaTerrifica; Ernie Hashim's supercharged '32 Ford feature; Let George Do it! - Part I; Conrad Hailparn's '48 Nash convertible; Jack Simon's '55 Mercury 4-door pickup conversion; Restyling with resin - Hooded Headlights; R&C's Rolling Laboratory Progress Report; ArinCee cartoon; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5604
Rod & Custom
April 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: The latest impact of fins; Fins for the Mink Truck - Part III on restyling with resin; Progress Report - A Jerd for the 'Bird; Experimentation with rotary valves; The Record of 999; Ray Duckworth's custom '49 club coupe feature; Tom Stevens' lowered'32 coach; Henning and Ritch restyle the VW; Tony LaMasa's sweet '32 Ford roadster feature; Fred Pape's '40 LaSalle coupe feature; Chuck Lamb's Merc feature; Let George do it! - Part II; Progress report on the R&C pickup - The teardown; Introduction to the gas turbine; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$20.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5605
Rod & Custom
May 1956
NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Bud Parham's custom T bucket feature; Cad-ifying the Deuce; Styling section featuring the latest in customs; Long Island drags; The Dragster - Part I; Vic Tuttle's '53 Merc feature; R&C Pickup progress; R&C 'Bird gets mufflers; How to Conceal Your Wheels - Part IV; Drag Racing fundamentals; Improve performance of the TurboFire with Rollers; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5606
Rod & Custom
June 1956
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Detroit Vs. The Customizers - Who's copying who?; Headwork to increase the Chevy V-8 performance; Hot Rod Showcase - the latest trends and coolest hot rods; Customizing report on wheel openings and the latest trend; The Quarter Mile - Part I; Give your brakes a break - Part I; The Dragstger - Part II; Restyling with Resin - air scoops; Rods and Customs at Daytona; Airn Cee cartoon; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$19.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5607
Rod & Custom
July 1956
NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Johnny Rosier's '53 Merc custom feature; Make your own rails; Emmet Cull's twin-engine dragster - Stovebolt up front and Flathead out back; The Dragster - Part III; L.H. Merritt's '27 Ford T feature; The R&C Pickup - Hood sectioning; Bob Clarke's '36 five-window coupe feature; Practical Restyling the Final Phaeton; Give your brakes a break - Part II - wheel cylinder and brake shoe assemblies; Waters and Hahn's '25 T bucket drag car; The Quarter Mile - Part II; Dennis Blakkolb's '50 Merc feature; A look at the fastest machines in the world; Arin Cee cartoon; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5608
Rod & Custom
August 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: A look at trucking trends; Chuck Rogers' Black Panther '50 Chevy custom feature; Report on Chrysler's Torque manifold; Rocket taillights for your Ford; Merc custom lenses; Pontiac markers for your Olds; The Dragster - Part IV; Give Your Brakes a Break - Part III; William Smith's '34 Ford roadster feature; A report on Mr. Kagle and the Babysitter movie set; R&C's T-bird gets a multiple intake manifold; ArinCee cartoon; Norm Cahill's '32 Ford tow-door sedan feature; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5609
Rod & Custom
September 1956
EX+ NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: The Dragster - Part V; The Whys of engine swapping; Drive testing a stickshift K-Model; A look at wheel alignment and suspension problems; R&C goes behind the scenes after the Indy 500; Bob Tucker's custom '53 Ford business coupe feature; A look at how much faster Dragsters can possibly go; Arin Cee cartoon; Build your own roadster windshield; Jerry Cooke's '53 Ford convertible feature; Explaining the NHRA system of drag race classification; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$23.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5610
Rod & Custom
October 1956
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are nice and white especially for their age.
This Issue Includes: Bob Metz extremely custom '50 Buick; Replacing the Stovebolt with a Chevy V-8; Alan Reason's custom '50 Ford coupe feature; ArinCee; The second part of making a windshield four your roadster; Road racing '49 Ford; Moon Automotive goes through carburetors and linkage; Stewart Warner - King of the instrument makers; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$23.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5701
Rod & Custom
January 1957
EX+ NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are super white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Frank Monteleon'sBarris-built custom '41 Ford feature; Cad-Powered cars featuring Wes Beverly's '31 Ford roadster, George Montgomery's '34 3-window coupe, Ken Atkinson's custom '52 Ford, Bob Wepfer's '46 Chevy convertible, Bill Edwards''53 Ford pickup, and Howard Hansel's '32 5-window coupe; Top Speed vs. Elapsed Time - Part II; Hopping up the Ford OHV's - Part II; Practical Restyling the '57 Plymouth; Taillight swapping '54 Lincoln for the '51 Chevy; George McIntyre's '29 Ford pickup feature; Barris Meets the Truck - Part II - Grille Shell Completion; Bob Ramage's '48 Dodge feature; Stanley Bennett's '50 Mercury; Don Chavez's '53 Merc feature; Fender-frenching and Corner-rounding with resin; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
This rare Rod & Custom Pocket Page book will make a great upgrade to most any collection.
$21.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5702
Rod & Custom
February 1957
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Extensive report on quad headlights; Barris Meets the Truck - Part III, Installing quad headlights on the R&C Experimental Chevy Pickup; Pre-War Customs Pictorial; Customizing the Ranchero By Henning &Ritch; Bob Dance's Custom '55 Chevy; Design Contest Results; Hopping up the Ford OHV's - Part III; Building a supercharger from scrounged aircraft parts; Roger Simonatti and Connie Burley's '32 Tudor and '33 Ford Coupe feature; Joe Gutgsell's '52 Vickie feature; Bruce Sassamon's '32 Coupe; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example for the Rod & Custom pocket pages collector to upgrade most any collection.
$19.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5706
Rod & Custom
June 1957
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some subtle use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: East Vs. West Custom Comparison; A look at the acceleration of today's dragsters; Pete Millinio's '50 Ford convertible feature; A look into the top drag boats; The Rod & Custom Dream Truck feature; Jim Minor's '55 Plymouth custom feature; John Lane's '24 T pickup feature; How to improve the performance of your flathead; Restyling with resin - fender fins; Douglass Bachman's '51 Ford; Kenny Anderson's '33 Ford three-window coupe; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$12.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5707
Rod & Custom
July 1957
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows just the slightest bit of use wear and the pages are somewhat yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Ken Peterson's 1948 Ford feature; A V-8 in your Model A - part I; Gary Chafe's 1931 Model A feature; Bill Hall's 1929 Station Wagon; C.F. Grenier's last Model A ever built; Guide to distinguishing the Model A; Al Stanton's model A roadster feature; Tiny Snell's Model A restoration; Customize your bumpers with Nerf Bars; Red Lund's 1932 Ford roadster feature; Jim O'brien's 1954 Ford Tudor feature; Pete Millar cartoon; Off the Sketchpad 1940 Ford coupe; Frank Vessel's 1956 Chevy pickup feature; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$15.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5708
Rod & Custom
August 1957
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows just the slightest bit of use wear and the pages are just lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Frank Marata's very custom 1940 Merc; How to build a better Buick V-8; Eric Bracher's 1956 Chevy custom; The latest hubcap customizing techniques; Darryl Starbird's restyled 1947 Cadillac feature; Bill Watson's 1934 Ford pickup feature; Rare, Rockin' Rolls Royce by Sherlock Henning; A V-8 in your model A - part II; Al and Louie Soto's 1931 Austin feature; Frank Boyle's custom 1940 Buick; ArinCee cartoon by Pete Millar; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to your collection.
$14.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5709
Rod & Custom
September 1957
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows just the slightest bit of use wear and the pages are lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Bob Hurst's custom 1952 Ford Vickie feature; Ed Cordoza's 1927 Model T roadster feature; John Lamb's Model T coupe feature; Milt Alley's B Modified roadster feature; Glen Miller and Robin Lewis' Model T truck; Bruce Eggleton's Model T feature; Freemond Reed's 1915 Ford feature; Howard Caccia's Model T Speedster feature; Henning & Ritch concepts; Dan Post's T Speedster feature; Finding your first T; Arin Cee cartoon; Fins of all shapes and sizes; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$13.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5710
Rod & Custom
October 1957
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows just the slightest bit of use wear and the pages are lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: The return of Valley Custom Shop's Ford; How to build fins on a 1957 Plymouth; Lanny Erickson's 1956 Chevy; Drive and Test of the 1957 Corvette; A look at the top 1957 Customs; 1958 version of The Dream Truck; First Hawaiian Motorama; Drag Racing from Kahuku; How to go on Gas - Part 1; Henning & Ritch customize the Edsel; New engines for 1958;Arin Cee cartoon; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice upgrade to your collection.
$13.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5711
Rod & Custom
November 1957
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows just the slightest bit of use-wear and the pages are lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Bob Metz's 1955 Buick Roadmaster feature; Custom front and rear bumpers; A look at the latest craze in Karting; Special look at various 1932 Fords featuring cars by Neal Price, Walt Price; Stan Dietz; Ray Peternell, Tony LaMasa, Lloyd Bakan, and Frank Chester; Restoring a Model T; How to Go on Gas - Part II; ArinCee cartoon by Pete Millar; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$11.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5807
Rod & Custom
July 1958
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows just the slightest bit of use wear and the pages are lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Tony Cardoza's '48 Chevy feature; Special Karting section - Kart Types - The Bug, Coneco Speedster, Fun Rod, Go Kart 400, Wee Bird, and Ingles & Borella Caretta; Kart Accessories: The Shape of things to come; Customizing for Speed and Stability; Don McBride's DeSoto-powered '32 Tudor feature; Billy Foster's '29 Ford pickup feature; LeRoy Goulart's '51 Ford club cab feature; Arin Cee cartoon; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$14.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5809
Rod & Custom
September 1958
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some use wear and a rough spot of about .5-inches near the top. The pages are just lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Very cool Coupes pictorial featuring Gil Granucci's five-window, Rog Nettle's lengthened five-window deuce, Loenard Held's 1933, Mike Brown's 1933 Ford, and Bob Huddelston's three-window deuce; Using cycle fenders for your coupe or roadster; Dick Del Curto's 1950 Ford coupe feature; Jack Simon's Merc pickup conversion; Customizing Chevy taillights, grilles, and trim; Carbureting for performance - part I; Using the new Scott fuel injector; Carl Kohler cartoon; ArinCee cartoon by Pete Millar; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$12.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5811
Rod & Custom
November 1958
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows some subtle use wear and the pages are lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Concours D'Elegance from Santa Maria, California; Truck interior install - Part One; Carrera Panamericana; The Maiwald Brothers' '29 Roadster feature; Arin Cee cartoon; Salute to Car Clubs, featuring - The Cut Outs from Long Beach, CA; Frank Mariani's '53 Olds "98" feature; Ray Farhner's '40 Chevy Pickup feature; Ollie Olsen's Henry J; Fred and Chuck Julian's Olds-powered dragster feature; Electric model drag cars; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$14.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5812
Rod & Custom
December 1958
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages are lightly yellowed due to age.
This Issue Includes: Dick Flints 1929 roadster feature; Coverage of the 10th Bonneville Speed Trials; Drag Racing from Oklahoma City; Jack Simon's custom pickups; The Diary of Jake McFlakeoff (and friend); Eastern States Roundup featuring - Herman Rosts's model A pickup, Jerry Downing's 1947 Chevy Club coupe, Jesse Giobbe's 1953 Oldsmobile, Dick Burgess' drag style 1934 pickup, and Duffy Schamberger's 1955 Belvedere; Arin Cee cartoon; From Rags to Riches - part two; Charles Pelly's experimental karts; The Basics of Customizing - Part II; Drag Racing - basement style - miniature rods and customs; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great example that will make a nice addition to most any collection.
$14.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5901
Rod & Custom
January 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the pages have some light yellowing due to age.
This Issue Includes: Customizing tricks for trucks; Detroit '59 - Customizing the motor city's latest cars; Bill Block's '36 Ford coupe feature; Ralph Ehorn's '54 Ford pickup feature; Chuck Bell's '47 Plymouth feature; Jack B. Quick's '54 Cadillac feature; Terry Patient's B/C '32 Ford coupe feature; Gardner Despain's '28 Model A pickup feature; James Thesenvitz' '29 roadster pickup; Money Wray's Olds-powered '27 T roadster; Hopping up the heart of your kart; Winfield Custom Shop-built '51 Merc feature; The basics of customizing - part III; A Farewell to Rod & Custom's Dream Truck; The Whys of Suspension; Arin Cee carton; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A great early Rod & Custom full of customizing tips and nice features.
$13.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5903
Rod & Custom
March 1959
EX + Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle handling wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Art Lehner's '39 Ford convertible feature; Tastefully scalloped Buick; Adding fins to the '49 - 51 Ford; A look at the Karting Kraze; Art Ingels - the man who started it all; A look at the Karting Raceway from Irwindale; Kart Testing the Pacific Coast Hwy; Karts for '59; Gilding the Karts; Kart Mart; plus more great karting features, tech articles, and editorial.
A nice early Rod & Custom heavy on Karting. Just a great issue for the Karting enthusiast.
$9.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5906
Rod & Custom
June 1959
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle handling wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Lloyd Osmudsen's '51 Ford feature; Blow for Go - Part 1- Supercharging; Richard Irwin's Hemi-powered dragster feature; Candied wheel caps; How to make your engine look great; Don Ellis' '55 Thunderbird feature; Gary Conover's Cadillac-powered Ford feature; Tennessee State Championships; Conclusion Magnesium wheel installation; Basics of Customizing - part VI; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A nice early Rod & Custom that will upgrade most any collection.
$14.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5911
Rod & Custom
November 1959
NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle handling wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Street Roadsters - Past, Present & Future - Rich Guasco's '29, Eldon Sidebotham's '32, Max Allen's '32, Gary Scherer's '31 Chevy, Jack Quinn's '31 Chevy, Ralph Guldhal's '32 Ford; Chuck Pally's '60 Roadster concept drawing; Remodeling the Roadster by Joe Henning; Karts in Competition - GKCA Nationals, a look at tracks - Alton Illinois, Dorney Park in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Butler Speedway, Los Angeles, California; Karting; Big Business; Souping the two stroke; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A nice early Rod & Custom that will upgrade most any collection. You'll have a hard time finding this issue in better condition.
$22.25 + Shipping.

Item # 5912
Rod & Custom
December 1959
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. Pages 17-20 have some outside tearing like they were improperly cut during the printing process. The spine shows very subtle handling wear and the pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Dick Gonzales''55 Studebaker feature; Fred Kiesner's '51 DeSoto sedan feature; Bob, Eileen, and Larry Daniels' B/Altered Fiat feature; Le Roy Miller's '47 Simca drag car feature; Go Kart Specials featuring the karts of Tom Spalding, The Gene Kart, C. Pelly's experimental Concept kart, Stirling Moss' Bug Special; Souping the two-stroke; 1959 Bonnevile Speed Trials Record holders; Competition Roadsters featuring Ed Norton and Armie Marion's '24 B/M/R, Don Goodwin's '29 A Roadster, E. F. "Duke" Finan's '29 B/Roadster; Bud Fraser and John Middleton's '30 Model A; Chuck Pelly's 1960 Roadster concept drawing; plus more great features, tech articles, and editorial.
A nice early Rod & Custom to add to your collection.
$6.25 + Shipping.

Rod & Custom 1960's


Item # RC 6001
Rod & Custom
Januar 1960
EX+ NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the magazine pages show some light yellowing mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Ralph Ehorn's '54 Ford pickup feature; Rod Schapel's and Bill Orndorff's Bonneville kartliner; Styling the '60s - Ford, Chrysler, Pontiac, Valiant, Falcon, Corvair; Sidelights of the Bonneville salt scene; Aqua Kart drawing by Charles Pelly; Mororsburg Acceleration Party; Arin Cee cartoon; Stan Roe's '32 Ford roadster feature; plus more excellent technical articles, car features, and editorial.
This is a fantastic, vintage issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$15.25 + Shipping.

Item # RC 6102
Rod & Custom
February 1961
EX- Condition - Magazine is complete with some minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows a 2-inch separation from the bottom up to the first staple and the magazine pages are lightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Harold Frake's custom hot rod; Bill Cox's 1932 Ford Cabriolet convertible feature; Don Jolley's Car-icatures; Choosing the correct intake manifold for you engine; R&C in miniature; Testing the line of Honda motorcycles; Transistorized Ignition; Coverage of the First Annual Rod and Custom Show from Welland Ontario, Canada; Jere Ehrich's 1950 Ford coupe feature; Ed Bowers' 1928 Ford Coupe turned Roadster feature; John Peterson's 1957 T-Bird feature; Bob Reinfried's 1932 Ford Sport Coupe feature; Jim Goodale's 1940 Cad-powered Ford feature; Arin Cee cartoon; plus more excellent technical articles, features, and editorial.
This is a fantastic issue full of great vintage tech and features.
$8.25 + Shipping.

Item # RC 6104
Rod & Custom
April 1961
EX+ - NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use wear and the magazine pages are slightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Bill Rolland's T Pickup feature; The New Ford Engines, Part 1; Ronald Heiman's 1936 Ford feature; Taillight Tips for Two-Place T-Birds; Pete Trant's1940 Ford Pickup feature; Fitting a feathered Ford into a 'Forty Freighter - Part 1 - Frame and firewall mods; R&C in miniature; Greeves motorcycle test; Arin Cee cartoon; Sketchpad - 1949 Chevy fastback; Rodders All? - Don Jolly cartoon; plus more excellent technical articles, features, and editorial.
This is a fantastic issue full of great vintage tech and features in great condition.
$15.25 + Shipping.

Item # RC 6105
Rod & Custom
May 1961
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear and the magazine pages are lightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Ronald Rodden's 1957 Corvette feature; Dave McClelland and Mac Jameson's 1938 Chevy Coupe feature;The New Ford Engines - Part II; Kenneth Hammer's Mode T Roadster feature; Coverage of the 3rd Annual Bakersfield Motor and Boat Show; The San Mateo Custom Rod and Sports Car Show; Walt and Jess Shrank's rail job feature; Coverage of the 40th Annual Big Bear Hare & Hound race; A look at the 500cc Westerner motorcycle; Arin Cee cartoon; plus more excellent technical articles, features, and editorial.
This is a fantastic, vintage issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$15.25 + Shipping.

Item # RC 6106
Rod & Custom
June 1961
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover wear and creasing. The spine shows only subtle use wear, although there is a .5-inch tear on the bottom. The magazine pages are lightly yellowed mostly around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: John Reid's "The Mole" 1934 Ford coupe feature; Lloyd Franklin's 1957 Ford feature; The New Ford Engines - Part III; Pedro at Indianapolis; Sketchpad - 1963 Ford; Jim Ballard's 1940 Ford coupe feature; Jim Miller's1941 Chevy feature; Fitting a Feathered Ford to Your 'Forty Freighter - Part II; R&C in miniature; plus more excellent technical articles, features, and editorial.
This is a fantastic, vintage issue that will make a nice upgrade to most any collection.
$11.25 + Shipping.

Item # RC 6204
Rod & Custom
April 1962
NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks 'printer-fresh' and the magazine pages show only minor yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Dick Wortz's custom T-Bird feature; Marty Hollmann's T bucket feature; John Barry's '56 Chevy custom feature; Sketchpad featuring Tom Daniels Restyling the '53-'54 Studebaker; East and West show coverage; Dean and Buzz Lowe's '29 Pickup feature and rod test; the Pharaohs Car Club from Oxnard, California; Modelrama - the way to spray; plus more excellent technical articles, car features and editorial.
This is an absolute gem. A fantastic, vintage issue that will upgrade any collection. You'll have a very difficult finding one in as good as condition as this one.
$25.25 + Shipping

Item # RC 6803
Rod & Custom
March 1968
NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine has that "fresh-from-the-printer" appearance and the magazine pages show just very light yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Dune Buggy racing; Sherman Vanderman's '28 Ford pickup with a camper feature; Welding Part III - Flame cutting and fusion welding; Art Himsl's '16 Dodge roadster feature; Custom Tips - pattern painting; A visit and history of Bell Auto Parts; Ray Boyles' '27 Ford Roadster feature; A look at the cost of Hot Rodding; Tom Daniel Sketch Pad featuring the '68 El Camino; Ed Parton's '36 5-window Chevy; Ron Powers' 1923 T Pickup roadster feature; plus more excellent technical articles, features, and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue to upgrade any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition.
$21.75 + Shipping.

Item # RC 6807
Rod & Custom
July 1968
EX+ - NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and no creasing. The spine has just a slight bit of use-wear and the magazine pages show some light yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Comparing a four cylinder and V8 engines in a '32 Ford; Spray-on Vinal kits; Tallamook Ham Hock Grand Prix Coverage; R&C visits reader Hugh Teitsworth and his many cars; Recalling when Ardun was king; Sketchpad on Hondas by Tom Daniel; Harry Bradley's Alexander Brothers/Bill Cushenberry custom built El Camino; Dick Rundell's '29 Touring feature; Inside the T VRod Progress Report, Part IV; Bryan Talbert's Ford Sedan feature; Project '36 Roadster, 2nd Report; Welding Part V - TIG; plus more excellent technical articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue to upgrade any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition.
$14.00 + Shipping

Item # RC 6809
Rod & Custom
September 1968
EX+ - NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and no creasing. The spine has just a slight bit of use-wear and the magazine pages show some light yellowing around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Street Rodding from Canada; Al Ducharmke's '15 T roadster feature; Leigh Cox's 35 Ford pickup feature; A closer look at the Jekyll & Hyde Chevy Roadster/Camaro; 4th Annual Rod & Custom Exhibition and Swap Meet; '68 Plymouth Troubleshooting finals; Sketchpad featuring '62 Chevy's by Tom Daniel; Inside the VRod - Uholstery Part 1; R&C visits Honest Charley; '68 Karting Enduro form Texas; plus more excellent technical articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue to upgrade any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition.
$16.00 + Shipping

Item # RC 6901
Rod & Custom
January 1969
EX+NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and no creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the magazine pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage of the 2nd Annual Mexican 1000; A look at the Chevy 350 engine; Coverge of the second Bonneville of 1968; Drivetest of te '48 Tucker; Project '36 Roadster 5th Report; Jay Howell's Anglia feature; Scott Lavin's 427-inch powered Stingray feature; Vrod progress report - Brakes, Clutch and Carb; plus more excellent tech articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue to upgrade any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition.
$18.00 + Shipping

Item # RC 6903
Rod & Custom
March 1969
EX Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and no creasing. The cover has some printing issues, but has no affect on the magazine itself. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the magazine pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Drivetest the Pan American Winning '54 Lincoln; Reworking the VW carburetor; Coverage of the Mid-South Rod Run; R&C Visits Vic Hubbard; Dick Braun's 'C'Cab Panel Truck feature; Mike Haas'1955 Chevy Nomad feature; George Williams' 1952 straight-axle Ford pickup feature; '29 Highboy Project - Fourth Report; plus more excellent tech articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue that will make a nice upgrade any collection.
$12.00 + Shipping

Item # RC 6905
Rod & Custom
May 1969
EX+ - NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the magazine pages show just slight yellowing from age.
This Issue Includes: A look at Ford's big-inch six-banger; 1938 Ford Roadster Drive Test; '29 Highboy Project - Fifth Report; R&C visits Crane Cams; Project '36 Roadster 7th Report; The Dreamtruck - getting paint; Ron Wahlman's '48 Henry J Wooodie feature; Vrod Progress Report - Aligning and 'Glassing the Bed; '27 LoBoy Project; plus more excellent tech articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue that will make a nice upgrade to any collection.
$19.25 + Shipping

Item # RC 6908
Rod & Custom
August 1969
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very subtle cover-wear and creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the magazine pages show just slight yellowing, mostly around the edges, from age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage of the Baja 500; L.A. Roadsters Fifth Exhibition and Swap Meet; Custom Top ideas; Drive Testing a 1935 Brewster/Ford Towncar; Stainless Steed Fords; R&C Visits Ed Iskenderian; Coverage of the NHRRA Show; The Roach Boys' '27 T Roadster feature; David Graham's Vicky feature; Dick Gunsaulis' Vicky feature; Himsl Brothers' Grand National Roadster Show Winner; The Alien; Gary and Ellen Broome's '27 Chevy Coupe; plus more excellent tech articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue that will make a nice upgrade to any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition
$15.25 + Shipping

Rod & Custom 1970's


Item # RC 7001
Rod & Custom
January 1970
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover-wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use-wear and the magazine pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Tennessee in a T - Road Trip feature; Sue Brizio's Vrod feature; Coverage of the 3rd Annual Mexican 1000; 1937 V-12 Lincoln Zephyr Drive Test; V8 Swap in a Mercedes; Tommy Outlaw's '28 Roadster Pickup feature; Making a dash for a '34 Ford; The Building of Phaze II; Rick Stees' 1931 Sedan Delivery feature; plus more useful tech articles, excellent editorial and car features.
A great issue that will make a nice upgrade to your collection.
$15.25 + Shipping

Item # RC 7002
Rod & Custom
February 1970
EX+ Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover-wear and creasing. The spine shows very subtle use-wear and the magazine pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: Coverage of the First Annual Northeast Rod Run; Volksrod project report - Building the tonneau cover; Lois Megugorac's '27 T tub feature; X-Stermenater Corvette feature; Dave Anderson's '61 Falcon Pickup feature; Carl Hovey's Deuce sedan feature; Street Testing Lee Neiman's '25 T; Mel Lewis' 1947 Nash coupe feature; Carl Mattman's Touring roadster; 29 Highboy Project - Part 1; Building Phaze II - Part VI; Edd Rich's '34 Convertible feature; plus more useful tech articles, excellent editorial and car features.
A great issue for that will make a nice upgrade for your collection.
$15.25 + Shipping

Item # RC 7004
Rod & Custom
April 1970
EX+ - NM Condition - Magazine is complete with very minor cover-wear and no noticeable creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the magazine pages are super-white with very slight yellowing, mostly around the edges, from age.
This Issue Includes: Early Times Mid-Winter Rod Run; Occasional 1916 Oldsmobile Project; Wrapping up Phaze II; AMC Gremlin test and feature; Jim Jacobs' '28 custom-built panel rod; Orville Elgie's '37 Ford panel feature; Steve Donato's'65 Corvette Roadster feature; Jeff Black's 29 Ford roadster feature; plus more useful tech articles, excellent editorial and car features.
A great issue that will upgrade any collection. You'll have a very difficult finding one in better condition.
$19.25 + Shipping

Item # RC 7009
Rod & Custom
September 1970
EX+ - NM- Condition - Magazine is complete with some very minor cover-wear and creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the pages are just slightly yellowed around the edges from age.
This Issue Includes: LA Roadsters 6th Annual Roadster Exhibition and swap meet; Bob Elston's '36 Roadster feature; The lowdown on car clubs; Curtis Grubbs' T Roadster feature; Coverage of the Baja 500; Project Nova; Gene Groves' 1931 Chevy 5-passenger coupe feature; Richard Damp's '29 Roadster feature; Bob Knowles' thirty-six touring feature; Art Himsl Profile; plus more excellent tech articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue to upgrade any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition.
$15.25 + Shipping

Item # RC 7308
Rod & Custom
August 1973
NM Condition - Magazine is complete with no noticeable cover-wear or creasing. The spine looks fresh from the printer and the magazine pages are amazingly white for their age.
This Issue Includes: Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia Rod Run; The Pruf in his project - Part 1; 1932 Nash Brougham Pleasure Test; Sketchpad by Tom Daniel; New Angle Anglia Project; How to run semi-elliptic springs; Nostalgia Nationals coverage from OCIR; plus more excellent tech articles, car features and editorial.
A fantastic vintage issue that will upgrade any collection. You'll have a hard time finding one in better condition.
$21.25 + Shipping

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