The Jalopy Journal
" 90% complete, all the hard work is done " ;)
The thermostat in the shop only controls the heat in the shop. I don't heat the shop when I'm not working. The wire to the house is in...
I'm not sure exactly but around 4 volts. Phil
In all (almost all ?) Ignition systems with points they are designed to run at less than full voltage. Phil
According to the Globe and Mail we got some sort of prize. I looked in the mail box this morning but mines not here yet. [ATTACH]
When you find a parts place with that "Guy" you put them on speed dial. Phil
I don't know how far your shop is from your house, I ran a thermostat wire from the furnace over to the house so I can turn it on a while...
I'm not sure if they have your battery but I have gotten parts and battery from Ifixit for my older Iphone. Phil
The answer is yes. 180* of distrubutor is 360* of the balancer. Phil
I believe this is what you want. Phil
[ATTACH] I’m in the mock up stage right now but with the stock model a axle. It looks pretty promising with just a bend of the drag link arm it...
That is a detailed description of my bellhousing, so I now have something to work with. Phil
I'm pretty sure came from a truck, it has the nubs. I just want to be sure to order the correct dust cover. Phil
[ATTACH] hi everyone
This bell housing came with my 283 and I would like to use it. It came without the dust cover. What year and vehicle should...
There are charts online for torque value by bolt size and pitch which should be a good guide. Phil
[ATTACH] Nice fab work. Small point though a drum puller should in gage the center of the drum not the studs if the drum is on very tight you...
Take off the nut and turn it upside down and screw it on till its flush and try with a hammer but this doesn't always work. Sometimes your...
Mine is 1/4 20. Phil
Every time some one says underslung I think of this car. Phil
Fine tuning caster using wedges is normal for 4x4 front axles. The only problems seems to be if the wedge is made of too soft of a material...
Yes it has those. Phil
I'd clean it up, paint it a dark color and drive it, it will look good at 60. Phil
Thanks for the confirmation. Now I see my error, I thought the thrust bearing was part of the axle. Phil
Thems my safety crocs. Phil
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] l bought this front axle believing it was from an f1 but the king pin boss is 2 7/8” which...
I know you mean drivers side:D. Phil
Thanks found it. Phil
Hi Tubman, I was following up on your advice but I find with rare exception none of the cobalt bits on amazon give the spacific grade of...
Sorry typo 3/8 stud. I had to drill out the stud because the threads were gone, once the studs were gone I replaced them with nuts and...
It was probably ss (catalytic converter flang) so I was drilling sideways, so it's hard to put steady preasure on the bit. I started small...
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