The Jalopy Journal
"YEP!!!..........she shore gotta purty mouth!"
New guy/old guy............we all need help from time to time. New guy SHOULDA started a new post but......he didn't.(big deal).
My answer would...
Too bad we don't have a "search" mode where we can find really cool videos some of you guys post...inside...an other posto_O
REALLY enjoying the build thread!
One question about the over bore delimma. Couldn't you have taken the bores to 30 over?
Are the 300 blocks that...
Well John Brown!!!!!........ I really liked dealing with those fellas. Sorry to hear they are going bye-bye.
If its too new (not HAMB friendly) so kill me!
Great day to be at the beach!!
Had a 54(1st car) when I was in high school. Color was...........wait for it......metallic hunter green!!
Lotsa fun in that little car.
"Training motor"??!!!.....Youngblood shifts his "little" FoMoCo motor at 10 grand!
Love to do that in my old hot rod Mustang!! Looooooong drive to get there, though.
As you prolly know.............."we can be a little backerdz in the South" especially back in the good-old-days.
Although the Starlite was by no...
SANCTIONED!!!!...LOL The "retaining wall" consisted of a sagging steel cable. We could almost touch the cars when they launched!! (early/mid...
One more comment..........I was THERE;)(in the 60's) and most "gassers" had hacked out rear well openings!! More of a problem solver(fit big tarz...
Now I LIKE the look of those..........and I don't like Larks!!
Hmmmmmmmmmmm...looks like a 283 to me!!:cool: (maybe a 327 if its 'cammed-up' enough!)
You DID cam the crap out of it didn't cha?!:mad: If it...
Have you checked the float level in the carb?
Are you POSITIVE you don't have a vacuum leak?!
2 1/2-2 1/4 turns are normal.(fine tune after engine gets warm.)
Does it have a snotty idling...
I had one-of-each and they got to pick (within reason) what they wanted. Daughter got an 85 Fiero(IIII told her!!) and son got a 66 Mustang....
Welllllll...here's what my painter told me. IF you can get to the back side of the panel you can cover over it with fiberglass. That will seal...
and 6 pages later........we're STILL discussing A SONG!!!
(and it wasn't that good uva song...I know cause like most of y'all I was there)
Soooooo, your saying our parents were a bunch of lunatic-dumbasses back in the day?!! Sticking his arm out to help stop a kid(standing in the...
Just being "curious George the cat" here but.......IF you had a catastrophic engine failure, would the pressurized accumulator "push out" an extra...
same cam ground on a 108* LSA
It was in the mid-60's.....Usually it was 427 Galaxys(with fiberglass fenders/hood)...427 Falcons/Fairlanes/Mustangs.....426 wedge...
Really need to know "where-the-cam-is-at" by degreeing it in. My custom ground cam was ground "straight-up" (NO advance). I don't know if ALL...
Was there ever such a class or was that just a "local drag strip" class back in the 60's (Starlight Drag Strip)....
L/Stock..........12 classes down from Super/Stock
Oh yeah..........63 split window:D
While look'in at these pics.........you ever notice how, sometimes, your zipper starts chaff'in...
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