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that car was my uncle`s jack odbert and it was gold a Harry Westagard sacto.cal
you can use 50 weight oil ,what will help the oil pressure ,cad motor`s have about 5 lbs at Idol the 50 weight will help
if you tig weld on the pipe`s ,you mite think of purge welding the pipe`s with argon so the weld will go all the way thought for a full pin weld
Really cool... thanks for sharing!
if you use a argon gas perigee inside the pipe ,the weld will look like the same inside and outside for a full pen , you can clean the weld with...
Thanks! He went 172 this year and has a few ideas of how he will get more out of the motor next year.
Here is a pic of his 34 roadster he built...
Here is a video of my pops and his blown cad flathead 2 years ago.
Nice work... wasnt someone else building this car? It seems like I have seen this before on the hamb
Here are a few pics I took while walking the swap meet.
The Odbert 34 roadster. Cadillac Flathead, Columbia rear end, Kinmont disc breaks, hand built windshield
The Odbert 5 window
jimmy Z in cayaus 1 805 995 1935 he is very good ,cover car rod custom
Thanks man, cant wait to see your 3 window!
Is there an event schedule for upcoming meets in 2013?
Thanks... I just put my first 1000 miles on er, shes drives great and gets amazing gas milage with that s 10 5 speed.
Great work! I cant wait to see that car at an event down here in southern cal. We pretty much went through the same work to build our cars and...
That thing is insane, holy smokes.
145 and then the blower blew up. We will be back this year to crush the quest for 200mph!!
Here is a view from inside the car
Here is a link that we put together from speed week in August 12
This is the roadster my dad Garry is building and this is the V windshield he has started to build. I will post more photos as it progresses....
rad... I did the same thing with my dad. Only took me 15 years to finish but its the coolest thing that my dad and I have done together. Good...
Heres what we've got
Thanks man I appreciate it. Took a long time but so psyched its done exactly how we wanted it.
Finally done. A photo I snapped of er in front of a friends house. So psyched to have it done. Thinking about putting it in the GNRS, we will see.
46 Cad Sombreros on my 34 ford 5 window, I love em
Its a 34 Cad dash that he cut down and the windshield was something he built. Thanks, my dad is a pretty incredible metal man.
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