The Jalopy Journal
Faced the same decision a short time ago. Going with the 283....
330 Desoto in my 41 pickup
You can always count on Gary for a good eye and great pics!
Thanks for sharing!
Great score! Those track roadsters do it for me!
Keep us informed.
Saw this pop up on a @Pete Eastwood thread. Neat car up for grabs on BAT.
“Well, it's time for me to part with the #5 car, ck out the...
Great as usual! Thanks for showing us how it’s done. You make it look easy!
Looks like a valve spring seat cutter, without the arbor.
Thanks for the tip. That’s probably a good price, and a nice piece for sure.
I do like the later cap with the window for point’s adjustment, though.
My bad on the numbers, @Johnny Gee . Cold meds have me off the bubble today. Corrected.
1152 and ‘66 327
I’m replacing the stock GM HEI distributor in the ‘63 283 that’s going in my 40, mainly for the early look and the firewall clearance.
Welcome to the HAMB!
Just got over making the decision to replace the blown(up) flathead in my 40 with a 283 SBC.
You can check my progress ( or...
You’re a genius! Great process and execution.
Great pics @djweaz of Santa and helper!
After all, “It’s only sheet metal”. Plus some Benjamin’s.
Sounds good! Tipping one with you would be a positive, positive. Providing that you...
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