Aerocraftsman

Monday, June 29, 2015
Aerocraftsman

Mark Lightsey builds and restores vintage aircraft. Sounds simple enough, right? But think about that a little deeper. Homeboy takes old airplanes found in a condition not all… continue reading »

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Flip the hidden switch…

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Flip the hidden switch…

I finally got around to seeingĀ ‘Mad Max- Fury Road’ a few weeks and there is a moment when heroine Furiosa revels the hidden kill/ start switches under the… continue reading »

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Speedo Rebuild

Monday, October 27, 2014
Speedo Rebuild

I’m always hesitant to do this kind of article as I don’t want to come across as some kind of shill, but I thought this was entirely too… continue reading »

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How To Install A V8 In An ‘A’

Monday, April 14, 2014
How To Install A V8 In An ‘A’

Before we had the Tardel/Bishop book, we had this article in the November, 1953 issue of Hop Up/Motor Life Magazine. Within, Fred Fisher documents the basics of shoehorning… continue reading »

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Tech Week: We have a winner!

Monday, March 10, 2014
Tech Week: We have a winner!

So, typically this is where I write some over dramatic story about how our winner is a cheat that beat the system, killed the horses, and stole our… continue reading »

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Tech Week: Vote Now!

Monday, March 3, 2014
Tech Week: Vote Now!

It’s been a crazy month of foul situations and scenarios, but Tech Week has finally come to an end and it’s time to vote for the winner. This… continue reading »

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It’s Tech Week…

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
It’s Tech Week…

As we approached the Huntsville exit, I mentioned that the small Texas town was the site of a state penitentiary and that I once had some friends over… continue reading »

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Reproduction 2″ Riley Carbs

Thursday, January 23, 2014
Reproduction 2″ Riley Carbs

A while back, Josh Shaw was restoring the 1949 #14 Hal Cole Kurtis KK2000 and needed a pair of 2″ Riley Carbs. Only around 120 were ever made… continue reading »

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