The Jalopy Journal
I have 2 brand new Sun tach cups with dash and steering column mounts
OK, they're gone...........less than an hour too!!:cool:
Bob it was great meeting and talking with you and Maggie at the in and out burger in Ca and then at Roberts house after LARS, thanks for some more...
WOW, been following this since the beginning.......NICE !!!
We used to weld on 2" black iron pipe nipples, then use a 2" cast cap you could tighten up by hand, (with a glove on) and open in a minute or...
You can use one of these, no hammer needed...
None that I know of, probably just died, should put out 14 volts
I think just the grill in front and some of the trim is all, basic shell,doors,fenders the same
A lot of Ford school buses had those, F-750 and up
Not a dealer story, but........
I see that the bracket is very stout, but the alternator is only held to the bracket by the one 3/8" bolt at the bottom, look at other after...
Before the end of the 70's they were gone from the big trucks, and they haven't re-appeared since, once the king pins wore out they were converted...
I agree, a lot riding on that one bolt
It was inside the plant in Morrisville PA when I was there last, maybe 2 years ago
Allegheny-Ludlum bought out Edgecomb steel a few years ago
I used the SPAL kit, got it from Speedway, real strong pulling, been in 4 years or so, no problems yet
WOW !!! Nice work
Man, I coulda used that a few times........NICE!!
I don't know about the Mopars, but I used the small ones in my 38 Chevy, and they work just fine.
60 to 67 Corvette tail lights are 3"......not flush mount however.
I might have a pair of lenses, I used to run them........I just hafta look for...
That would be a BIG puddle on start up.:eek:
Probably hair line cracks around the bolt holes, could be from overtighning or just crappy casting.
You can try this
As far as the "pods" go I was told they are more for storage than moving, like a remodel job where you...
I used the Spal kit from Speedway, has been working fine for a few years now, also used the bear claw latches.
I have the Old Air hurricane unit in my delivery, in the winter I just pull the duct hose off the middle a/c vent and drop it on the...
Dammit, I followed this whole build and was hoping for a better ending than this myself........
Holy shit, Dave you have my sympathy for all you...
My first time, thought it was GREAT!!...be back next year
Just use one of those rolling office chairs, get em at Staples or Office Max for 30 bucks or so
Also have an Old Air hurricane unit, been in for almost 20 years, just converted it to 134A, never any problem, blows cold and good heat.
Drill point screws
Try these guys, never heard anything bad about them
Here are the choke tubes at Ecklers,nothing looks like that one
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