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  1. alchemy replied to the thread Technical Wish bones.

    The 42-48 wishbones fit on a 2-1/4" axle, which your A axle should be. Maybe need a really thin shim, but should fit OK. If you have a...

    Aug 14, 2022 at 1:47 PM
  2. alchemy replied to the thread Hot Rods Walden Kinmont Brakes.

    All those new "Kinmont" and "Buick" brakes are just covers over some regular disk and caliper setup. They aren't anywhere close to the...

    Aug 14, 2022 at 9:49 AM
  3. alchemy replied to the thread Technical Piecing together a 32 framed 31 A roadster.

    Yes to everything, except the 35 spring in an A crossmember. Only A or T rear springs work in A crossmembers. You can use all the 35...

    Aug 13, 2022 at 2:57 PM
  4. alchemy replied to the thread Technical Wish bones.

    Most times the spindle arms need to be bent down to clear the axle, before you even get to the wishbones. It’s rather tight there under...

    Aug 13, 2022 at 2:46 PM
  5. alchemy replied to the thread Technical Hard pedal, manual drum brakes.

    This is one of those "pull your hair out" posts. Not because the answer isn't available, but because the OP won't listen to it. First...

    Aug 13, 2022 at 9:28 AM
  6. alchemy replied to the thread Hot Rods Old race car bits and pieces interesting axle 33/4 ford coupe.

    The frame's a 32. Maybe they didn't actually go together? Just got piled together after they were disassembled.

    Aug 13, 2022 at 8:52 AM
  7. alchemy replied to the thread Technical 35-36 bones on a 37-40 rearaxle ?.

    I think it's a waste of time to switch them around. Either use the whole 36 axle and wishbones, or use the whole 40 axle and wishbones....

    Aug 12, 2022 at 8:39 PM
  8. alchemy replied to the thread Technical Winfield Head.

    I've seen flatty V8's with an extra water hose ported into the back of the block to try and get the hot stuff out of there faster....

    Aug 12, 2022 at 11:05 AM
  9. alchemy replied to the thread Technical radiator mounting tabs protrude?.

    Seeing those pics makes me think you have a pinched frame even more. Didn't you say you built this frame years ago? I wouldn't do the...

    Aug 12, 2022 at 11:02 AM
  10. alchemy liked cabong's post in the thread Art & Inspiration IT'S BEEN A WHILE - LET'S SEE THOSE COOL DASHES!.

    My Model A was about ready for the street, cept'n the dash. The running gear is all '64 Fairlane, so I figured a similar era set of...

    Model A Stick.jpg Aug 12, 2022 at 10:43 AM
  11. alchemy liked Bandit Billy's post in the thread Technical Yeah, Its got a Hemi/41 shop truck.

    May be very well true but some of my solids have runs in them

    Aug 11, 2022 at 2:20 PM
  12. alchemy liked AngleDrive's post in the thread Technical GM 4-71 blower.

    4-71's are cool[ATTACH]

    20190811_100013.jpg Aug 10, 2022 at 9:00 PM
  13. alchemy replied to the thread Projects ‘Shoe Horn’ single seater speedster.

    Are you going to cut threads on the rod ends and tap the drag link center tube so you can adjust the length?

    Aug 10, 2022 at 11:47 AM
  14. alchemy liked MP&C's post in the thread Projects 55 210 Wagon Progress.

    More progress on the wagon, we're getting some of our wiring run to the back of the car... [IMG] In cutting out door panels our...

    Aug 10, 2022 at 11:43 AM
  15. alchemy liked squirrel's post in the thread Technical Suggestions for belts & pulleys?.

    Water pump uses 3905995 pulley Crank uses 3755820 pulley These are commonly available from all the restoration parts places, fit most...

    Aug 10, 2022 at 11:39 AM
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