The Jalopy Journal
Need to lash the valves on a supercharged Lycoming V-8 engine.
Its a 288ci. flathead.
Looked all over the internet and have not found anything....
Ready to run gasser-gang this year?
Plans for a bigger engine?
You can remove the hump and it helps the flow numbers.
Dont get to agressive, the water jacket is just above that.
Blend it to the roof and thats...
I thought Iv seen every picture of Pete Robinson.... until now.
Must be one of his last passes, Has the vacuum device that's...
Where is R2D2?
She is Alaina Capri
Check her out here: http://lydiarghgrace.wordpress.com/2012/03/17/meyer-month-alaina-capri-meyer-kind-of-gal/
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That's a Woman!!
I'm going to put in my 2 cents - Just my opinion.
As a professional engine builder I see from the pictures that this
engine has stock GM powdered...
Sounds like a good idea.
Check the vacuum advance. I get lots of old ford engines in my machine shop. When we get them on the dyno we often find the vacuum diaphragm has...
The Magnificent Seven!
I enjoy the nostalgia drag racing for several reasons.
I like Front Engine dragsters. :)
I have driven both and the FED is more...
Absolutly NOT. :eek:
Soft seats and valves. Designed for leaded fuel of the 1950's
We have a 291 in the shop now if you want to come and look at...
Im not very close to you but would love to help fix your problem.
I own a full service engine shop in...
You need to post more information about the car/engine combo to make a guess on the clutch.
Here is my 2 cents: :(
I own an engine shop and have been using Eagle stuff about 18 years. The stuff can be good and bad. I see good rods and not...
In my opinion a low compression 460 will do the job. Today's gas is bad and getting worse.:( A 9.5 to 1 compression big block will still give you...
I agree. 200" wheel base, Motor 42" out, 4.30 rear gives you 7.568 1st gear ratio. Injected alcohol. You will have a Blast !!
I would like to hear more about the dragster.
Wheel base, how far out is the engine?
Shorty body or full? Pictures?
Also, as a...
We have a 292 Ford in our engine shop and wonder if there is any common oil system upgrades that should be done.
I would love to see you start a thread about injected Nitro and what your new project will be. We run a injected FED with a B.B.Ford and a...
This is a great thread!!! I hope it keeps going.
This will be the area's first outdoor swap meet weather permitting.
The FE Ford engine uses a reverse taper camshaft plug.
It goes in cup toward the camshaft.
I love my Fords but this is typical stupid stuff they...
Can you post pictures of your FED ?
What will you have for power?
Is there any nostalgia races in your area?
Inquiring minds what to know!
Great to see more FEDs being built.
We are still waiting for good weather to get Glenns car to the track.
Looks like May 1st for us.
Any news for us that want more Nitro injected FEDs??
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