The Jalopy Journal
Got me thinkin' about similarities of 57 wilds & milds. 8^)
>>>how do you do the air con>>>
We don't play dat game here.
Your's might be partially pre-drilled but not fully finished yet. Mine were finished to accommodate mating different diameter HD mxer rods. Most...
When i first laid eyes on these many years ago, I thought they looked so cool. So I started collecting them in different sizes. Have many useful...
>>>Oh great. I've installed it and tossed the packaging. >>>
FPTs in pot metal castings crack. Remove it anyway.
>>>carbon monoxide which is non flammable . >>>
Kindergarten teacher told me it was flammable. Burns to non-flammable carbon dioxide. I saw it on...
>>>JUNK>>>>hese reviews were one after the other, I didn't need to go cherry picking.>>>>
This is so true. But only If you pick the 1-star...
Yeah. Not that rare. They're still available and reasonably priced at Home Depot.
After you get done pulling that clip out to see what's hiding inside, you're gonna have to get a big bucket of finger-lickin' good fried chicken...
>>>No pictures handy, but there have been several 37-40 Ford coupes with 3w conversion. Or some 3W Model As.>>>
JV>>>and new gaskets>>>
Oh-oh. Didja forget to slather them with plenty of wheel bearing grease?
Molasses. Then It probably can be recycled, bottled & sold on Amazon as a cure for iron deficiency anemia like Geritol. Only cheaper. Make millions!
No reason for a pipe fill plug to be torked that much. A pipe plug extractor should easily handle Or an internal pipe wrench socket from HomeDepot...
If it was mine and looked anything like this one, I'd fix the six or find another one to drop in there.
pprather>>>Run it the way it is, I bet it would be fine.>>>
It seems to capture the best of late 30s to 40s styling. Except for the rims.
>>>I'm trying to actually learn what's actually going on...>>>
>>>the condenser "cushions" the power spikes caused by the points opening and...
I'd say he done good.
Shoe laces every foot or so. I always seem to add or remove wires in the bundles after I think I'm done. 8^)
B36>>>Those numbers for the compression test aren’t terribly bad>>>
Look pretty good to me too for a 50s FH. Compression tests aren't all that...
>>>35/36 & 37 bobber style trucks look pretty good after those years they just don't look right to me. >>>
Fred Adam's bobber looks just about...
>>>I would love to have my valves open as much as possible>>>factory spec I have seen far more conservative>>>
Agreed. Looks like you could go...
>>>says cold “to set the timing”. I wonder if the intent is to just get the valves close enough to fire it up, make some adjustments and then set...
Different intake & exhaust valve alloys might have different heat expansions?
>>>I don't have any avenues for vacuum around the Stromberg 97 carb. >>>
I use a homemade hardwood spacer drilled for 1/4" port & tee on my...
>>>Use alcohol for lube as it will keep things cool>>>
Except when it ignites.
Dunno. But it'd seem to be as bad as an idea. Not cool. Especially w/o louvers.
Well, maybe stock corvairs. I'm thinking of corvairs with some mods in the rear....
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