The Jalopy Journal
I think Self, Warren, and Palmer all did it.
Guilty of using both 6" and 12". Gets me close enough to use something better.
It's always looked a little spooky to me so I don't do it. To me it's the aluminum and its condition, not the bolts.
One of the Moorehouse boys said " Ive seen a lot of changes in my lifetime and I've been against almost every one of them". Kind of sums it up...
A set of shimmed and leveled saw horses will be far better than the jack stands.
Lack of zinc seems to be the major factor. Overseas lifters and cam blanks also share part of the blame.
Even back in the 50's and 60's, camshaft...
Ran AHRA in 68 and 69 and the no bumper rule was in effect for Stock. Very liberal rules made it hard for a poor boy to keep up. Any camshaft...
I've got a set of Evans heads and a three deuce set up from the '60's.
I don't have the pictures but Cotton Werksman's cars were sure a combination of old and new.
Thanks Jim. Always appreciate your work.
Find a retired machinist that likes to tinker at home and have him make you a pair. That would work in my neighbor hood. Don't know about yours....
Put on an electric fuel pump and your troubles are over.
Another care where I would be checking for a good ground.
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