The Jalopy Journal
not the one I remember. but very informative. thanks
going to change the front of my 150" FED from fixed to a sprung front end due to the track I run at is not very smooth.
I remember seeing a scan...
this is what I did
One lever operates the turn signal via a double pole switch, while the other is for the high/low headlights
This is what I did in my Tudor
Thanks, 1 down 1 to go. I must have an English block I'm sure my filters on the right
Need help with some measurement off a Cadillac 472/500 engine. I'm using one in a FED and the chassis builder needs to know some dimensions....
DRAGSTER_JOHN, the front wheels are they bought or home built? 17"?
Fenderless, that's ideal. Do you know what the rear tyre diameter is?
i won't be doing the framework. i will be getting a chassis builder to do it so it will be hopefully sorted. but i have to work out what wheelbase...
dreracecar, thanks for the measurements they will come in handy.
anyone out there want to show off there FED and help me decide
Thinking of building a FED but not sure on the wheelbase either 150" or 170".
Looking for pictures from the side of Feds that come...
Thanks, this will be very useful
dragsled, thanks for the build index info it was very helpful
did a search for FEDs. so much info but trying to narrow it down to wheelbase for starters.
like your idea of 1/4 eliptical front...
from the UK and I'm thinking about building a cheap FED for a bit of fun. but there are such a range of types and wheelbases i don't know where to...
unknown make i got off evilbay
i live in the wettest place in the UK so need a heater to demist the screen, in summer if we ever get one
the saddle tanks came with billet bungs and a rubber grommets to allow the the fuel nozzle to pass through the splash apron. they look too high...
With this setup what the location of the filler and exhaust?
It's actually not as bright as it is in the last photo. The camera just makes it look that way
I will probably only put the cover on at cruises and shows.
Thanks, I might try the mirrored sunglasses idea later
have been trying to work where to put the warning lamps on the dash without them looking like spots on a face. so while on holiday nothing to do...
What the shifter boot from?
I'm making this setup on my 29 Tudor to operate the turn signals didn't want a switch bolted to the column...
here's my engine position. 3" recessed firewall and using a T5 box
i had to make an elbow to get the bottom hose to work, i...
Make sure you get the hoses to fit before you finalise the height. This caused me problems later on
The bottom of the column fits in a tube that's welded to the bulkhead
added a few more posts if anyone interested
Have you considered a transit type 9 gearbox, it has the gearstick farther forward above the main case
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