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Hoyt Duff

Member ID: hoyt
Status: Free Member
Virginia Beach, VA, USA   USA
Member Since: 2015-02-06
Home Site: The Triumph Experience
Last Login: 2018-03-21 15:57
Forum Activity: 2018-03-21 15:57
Forum Posts: 271

Retired recreational fishing pier owner, Linux author

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Personal Vehicle Registry

1936 Auburn Boattail Cream Brown Hoyt Duff

1936 Auburn Boattail

1937 Plymouth Business Coupe Copper Perl Hoyt Duff

1937 Plymouth Business Coupe

1939 Plymouth Convertible Red Hoyt Duff

1939 Plymouth Convertible

1954 Triumph TR2 Dark Green Hoyt Duff

1954 Triumph TR2

1958 Triumph TR3A Perl White Hoyt Duff

1958 Triumph TR3A

1959 Triumph TR3A Sebring White Hoyt Duff

1959 Triumph TR3A

1960 Triumph TR3A Signal Red Hoyt Duff

1960 Triumph TR3A

1961 Triumph TR3A Signal Red Hoyt Duff

1961 Triumph TR3A

8 Vehicles — Total mileage: 91,291 mi (146,919 km) — Average age: 1951

Member Journal – TS63304L

There are 17 total entries in this Journal.

Frame Fixed

Posted on: Saturday June 25, 2016

The frame was expertly repaired. The turret was straightened and re-welded. Next up is to mount the frame on the Body Twirler, get it primed with epoxy primer, then mount the body to it to begin body repairs. However, I need to do an engine swap on the "39 Plymouth so I can take it on a trip to Toronto in August to meet up with friends and then attend the Jalopy Jamup. The 454 BBC I'm pulling out will be replaced with a blown 350 SBC. Then, when September rolls around, I can get back to wo...

On The Bright Side

Posted on: Wednesday April 1, 2015

In my boxes of goodies, I did discover today this still-sealed diecast model of the rare "1968 Triumph TR3A".

More Bad News

Posted on: Wednesday April 1, 2015

I just finished cleaning and inspecting the frame and it does not look good. The right lower fulcrum pin is bent and its spring tower is twisted. The pictures tell the terrible tale of damage and shoddy repairs. A RATCO frame is out of the question dollar-wise, but fortunat...

Back From The Strippers

Posted on: Wednesday April 1, 2015

Matt and I retrieved the body from the strippers and it shows some interesting things. These are professionally repaired outer sills. A patch was welded over the top of the rotten metal and heavily slathered with body filler. I do have a set of outer sills to make a proper repair. Here are the inner wings. Obviously ther...

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