The Jalopy Journal
Some impressions from this year 2017
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Exact what I ordered, except 2 hours of counting and rippin bags.
Parts like that used to come in 32, 16, 8 or at least 4 piece pacs.
And I used to use my paper parts catalog back when it still was macs.
Maybe a little off topic. Got a flathead valve train kit from ex MAC's today and spend an hour to count and sort out pieces. 144 !!! little...
Indeed, the wrong (too long drive shaft/torque tube of a 4 cylinder). Gonna have it cut to right lenght and will flip the original rear mount.
Ok buddys, got it. Wrong drive/torque tube shaft.
I tried to hook a 283 to a original Ford 3spd. via adapter (offy). But it seems the engine ist too far up front. Trans is in original location,...
Moe thanks for scaring me, but the owner of the A is more of a non mechanic and his main
concern is about reliability. No oil stains on the garage...
Not really the GAZ M1 has a smaller, straight beltline.
Thanks a lot for all the information. I will get me a copy of the said Rod and Custom.
I did wrong the belt line is just 2" wide at the cowl, not 4".
Check the starter shaft for 100% straightness, little bent----big problem.
This is the sports coupe the Chevy is supposed to put in.
The roadster that donated the Chevy banger after V8 swap
Cool stuff. Here is the engine. I took it off a little 27 roadster that came from the states to germany. I think it belonged to John Evans before...
Thanks so far. I did take some measures and it seems to be quite bigger than a Ford V8 hood.
Belt line is to fat too I think
Need to say most...
Got this with a pile of other parts. But it doesn't fit a Ford 33/34 passenger car. Is it Lincoln or Ford truck or custom made or what is it???...
Does somebody have a picture of an model A with a Iron duke installed.
Or a hint to old magazine articles from the 70/80s about that swap.
Thanks for all the good feedback.. We really apreachiate it.
drtrcr, the thing happens only once a year. But we are able to do practice runs or...
yes that was me back then when a chooped up Thickstun intake was $120.
Havent been in Des Moines for long time.
Is the swap meet still...
Had some fun at the track lately. Here some flicks.....
Btw, that's my wife in the #44
Thanks guys for all the information.
The casting number on the block is 870729-8. I did a little google on that number and it turned out a that a...
Ray thanks for all the information. It is indeed a 25"long engine with a 8bolt flywheel flange.
I will try to post some pictures of the said...
What does it take to put a Chrysler industrial engine in a 1941 Plymouth?
The engine block casting number is 870729-8. Bell housing and flywheel...
I'll take the Edelbrock 2x2 if you can live with a paypal.
Shipping would be to Sarasota, FL 34238
I'm in with the BLCs if you can take a paypal. shipping is to Sarasota, FL 34238.
Have a save trip to sweden !!!
Genau richtig !
No Its not battery side of the coil, its on the ditributer side.
What do I do with the wire that goes from the kick down switch to the ign coil terminal when I go breakerless (pertronix, MSD, unilite). Do I skip...
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