Orbach Strikes Back
With a new Star Wars arriving in theaters this week, I thought I'd share something from my files, a scan of a 1980 issue of Starlog magazine in which average... Read more
Jerry in Stitches
A Jerry Orbach being sewn onto the back of a satin driving jacket:
Behold, the finished results:
And with that, the final outstanding Kickstarter rewards are done and... Read more
Orbach Car making waves
The fine people from Super Deluxe came by last month to spend some time with the Orbach car and cut together a little video (there's a shorter, shareable facebook version... Read more
Check Out This Ride
As you can see, the Orbach car is mostly done! I say "mostly" because there's one thing that wasn't in... Read more
The Dream is Real
Tiny hood filigree:
Next steps: final polish & clear coat (this machine will SHINE), picking out rims.
Checked in on the ol' Jerry Orbach car. Here it is, with all its paint sanded off, its dents being patched and its fixtures removed:
Apparently painting a... Read more
Dropped the car off at the paint & body shop today, and in 6 - 8 weeks (hopefully with some updates in-between) we should be seeing the “after.”
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World of Color
The Orbach car goes into the shop this weekendto get painted! Which means I should probably settle on a color (that is, the base... Read more
Save the Date!
Earlier this week I met with automotive artists, brainstormed ideas, and at last set a date for the work to begin: April 29thI'll be taking the Crown Vic down... Read more
Everybody can relax, I found the car
Meet the Orbach car, a 2008 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor:
Finding this took a bit more legwork than I imagined. I'd planned to simply show up at a police... Read more
Got a big box of Jerry shirts in the mail:
AND I received a shipping notice for the air fresheners, which means I should have them middle of next... Read more
Off the chain!
Keychains are in! If you pledged for a keychain or keychain + stickers combo, look for your reward survey and fill out your address info. (The metal key rings aren't... Read more
I just picked up bumper stickers from the printer, so if you're a backer at the $6 or $10 level, check your inbox for the reward survey so I can... Read more
Orbach Car is go!
Happy Jerry Orbach's Birthday everybody! (Seriously, today, October 20th, is Jerry Orbach's birthday.) The car is, by some miracle, completely funded! Thank you to everyone who pledged!
Here's what's gonna... Read more
Only twelve hours left for the Orbach car to meet its goal! It's been a crazy trip, with coverage in places like the AV Club, Autoweek, Jalopnik,... Read more