The Jalopy Journal
Yes, new steel headers
Don't know if this comes in clear also but the silver goes on and stays nice and it takes touch up very well
me, I makes 'em unique
Yes, what Rich said, I have used Smith Brothers Pushrods too, not just for adjustables but any odd length or end rod
The valve stems wouldn't clear the drums on this combo, they had to move, and the angle of the slope wouldn't allow easy or clean alignment with...
My parts catalog calls them "deluxe disc" or "deluxe spinner type" no mention of body style or trim package for the '56 model year.
some people must not realize this is a site dedicated to traditional hot rods and customs,
I am sure there are other sites where their subject...
This thread sure went sideways, reminds me why I don't post much anymore..
To be honest I never looked at them real close, not my car.
I just assumed they were original '56 Olds Fiesta.
I used Windex as the lube when taking the tire off the rim, WD40 on the wheels when knocking them apart and Armorall when puting the tire back on...
tires were a little close to the body on a fenderless A roadster for possible future cycle fenders
and the hub caps of choice wouldn't clear the...
I believe the original poster asked who likes them, not who doesn't
stumbled on this cruising youtube
Where are you exactly?
I use Doug Dye in Federal Way for misc. machine work. He could do it
logic sounds ok,
my gut says you may only need to down size the front cylinder, to 1" or slightly less, 15/16" maybe?
and leave the rear alone.....
what are the bore diameters of the masters originally paired with the front and rear brakes? Manual, no power assist.
Hagen's in Puyallup
I like my Evolution chop saw
Thanks, I looked all over Google and couldn't find exactly what I needed, thought maybe with the power of the HAMB we could create a good starting...
I got about halfway into install and decided to make a few changes to the drawing,
mostly to better show object placement, add the turn signal...
almost zen like
thanks, but the owner was hoping to use the old wire wrapped resistor
and the starter button is wired to the hot side of the ignition switch just...
In the event the owner (or subsequent owner) does want to add something that needs a little more juice could the way it's drawn now handle a...
and I did try to make it look old timey
I'm using Autodesk AutoCAD 2016 with Carlson Survey 2015,
my employer gave me my laptop, programs and licenses with eternal updates when I...
ok, hopefully this is the last version, thanks for all the input!
Edit: image removed to avoid confusion
ok, here is the sketch with the recommended changes,
also with the 30 amp fuse added per above suggestion I felt the 30 amp fuse in the fuse block...
doh! of course it will, thanks again!
here is my train of thought
the starter solenoid has the large lug to accept the battery cable and the 10 gauge wire from the...
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