The Jalopy Journal
This is a blast from the past. :D
Good Luck! :)
Would something like the flat inner hose wire from Russel help with the kinked hose, to prevent it from happening again?
Damn, just heard, RIP.
Last time I had any machine work done in Oregon, it was @ E&L in Hood River.
Last I heard they've moved (it's been quite a while since I've done...
It appears they are driving the blower off the small engine, saves parasitic loss on the main engine.
With no throttle blades on the blower I...
In the interest of spending your money once, find a current copy of Leo Santucci's "Power Manual" (ISBN-10: 1931128278).
While I don't have one,...
I would think it also has a bunch to do with larger displacement engines, and higher compression ratios.
I've seen an older 228 CI GMC...
No worries, I wasn't upset and I don't doubt you hadn't seen otherwise.
Just saw your reply.
The piece of equipment I remember in particular was a Snow Cat (1964?).
Auto shop teacher was restoring it when I was going...
Some air cooled VW powered equipment still had the hand crank into the 60's, but I don't know when VW quit putting them on their cars/trucks/busses.
Glad to see you are back at it. :)
Preferred method, in order of my preference:
1) Remote filler / reservoir
2) Access hatch.
3) Squeeze bottle / pump can.
If you go with the...
What carburetor are you running?
How hot is the 327?
How heavy is the Hot Rod?
I've seen success with the bow Tie Overdrives TV cable kit, if...
I've got the reverse smoothies with the outer rim chromed and the inner (center) painted body color.
Dangit, I typed one up, previewed, proofread, edited and even pushed "post reply," now it's gone?!?! WTF ???
Yep, responded too. :)
But since the OP mentioned a 9" I have to agree with prewarcars4me, get your preferred wheel & tire combo and eyeball your preference, then...
Ummmm, too many?
30 pages worth in my "all watched threads" view.
It came behind the tech 4 or 60° V6 and has a much smaller bellhousing.
Same guts, just fewer clutches, planning on a performance oriented...
Wow, thanks! :D
Looks like he's pretty far along, I've been considering building one for my pops (if anybody reading this know him, keep it to...
I know it's not a "sports" car (too many seats) but does anyone have pictures of a 544 Volvo with the 215 Buick / 3.5 Rover?
I've used JB weld on fabricated Hilborn setup.
It doesn't seem to care about gasoline, racing or otherwise.
I would recommend at least pinning,...
I don't know if polyester resin (common fiberglass resin) will hold, some of the epoxies might, since you are bonding the phenolic to itself.
Thanks for the link.
The kind of car it would seem appropriate to put a mag in, at least to me.
The pics I've got a vehicles from back then that have that type of mag...
Fenderless hot rod with the hood top but no sides.
At least in my mind's eye. ;)
Kinda like Rolf's.
Damn, pictures are down. :(...
Don't do it!!!!!
If I recall correctly the '66 has a dual chamber master cylinder, could the booster pin be too long (adjusted?) to allow the piston for the front...
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