Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Big Idaho Potato Truck Still Missing - Studebaker Pick-up Truck

Yep, it's a Studebaker.

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Interior Seat Covers - Studebaker 3R Truck

While we still have some painting left to do on the interior, we covered the seats anyway; they can be easily removed at any time. Here are the seat cover photos. Some additional stuffing and smoothing remains.



Sunday, January 5, 2014

Studebaker Bits and Bobs

The interior bits - door panels, radio plate, emergency brake, glove box and cover, etc. - all needed prep, treatment, primer, and paint. We took care of those elements and started work on cutting away the rust in the bed.






Saturday, January 4, 2014

Dash and Doors Are Painted

We prepared, treated, primed, and painted the dash and doors. Here are the pictures.



Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Rust Treated and Floor Painted

We removed and treated the rust and painted the entire floorboard. Here's the shiny results.

Next up: treat, prepare, prime and paint the doors, dash, and seat frame.




Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Surface-level Rust Reveal

The truck is in great shape considering its age and the fact that it's been stored out of doors for more than a decade. Here's what the rust situation looked like when we pulled away the floor mat.




Wednesday, December 18, 2013

The 1954 3R Studebaker Truck Restoration Begins

My Dad and I are set to begin the truck restoration. Our goal is to stop the rust and to restore the truck to a solid daily driver condition.


Thursday, November 7, 2013

Studebaker - Karel Staple Chapter Calendar - 2014

We've been busy assembling the 2014 Club calendar. Here's a peek at the collage pages.



In Land Park, Sacramento - 3R Studebaker

A few pics while out and about in the 3R Studebaker pickup truck.