His original idea changed to what he has actually done, so, I thought that I would show his original with what is current and let you see the possibilities available when you take on a project.
The Guy Barnette Co. was one of Memphis’ “small 4 (Weller Bros., Barnette/Barnett, Comet/Pinner, and Memphis/Economy Coach)” professional car producers that flourished there in the 1940s-1960s.
The truck was originally a low rider drag truck, but it didn’t run, as it needed the engine rebuilt.
I drew and built my frame. Everything was done at home in a 12′ x 24′ shed or out in the yard, weather permitting.
CreepShow’s custom Snow White Pearl House of Kolor Custom Paint with Candy blue flames with hundreds of hand painted skulls just WOW’S the judges and has won numerous Awards at various Car Shows
I wanted to do this project with the family to get my kids involved in the car scene
I purchased the start of this project by trading for it piece by piece traded a 1929 Mercedes Benz kit car for the project and a lot of other old goodies to make this build happen.
I cosplay and looking for a way to transport my tank. I met a guy from New York and he told me to buy a hearse. I’m thinking who in their right mind would drive one. Then got thinking he’s not wrong ,lock it up and no body would bother it.
Since my Dad passed away last year we have been taking it to car shows and driving it!