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Whats your coolest piece of speed equipment?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Louie, May 12, 2005.

  1. DirtyThirty
    Joined: Mar 8, 2007
    Posts: 2,396

    from nowhere...

    that is neat!...A friend has a factory A.M.C. tunnel...S. stock intake. One of like, 30 or something, that were produced? That two barrel idler spot...NOW that is different!
  2. pasadenahotrod
    Joined: Feb 13, 2007
    Posts: 11,776

    from Texas

    Those crazy pre-war Art Deco Thickstun 216 Chevy six dual manifolds are very desireable. We sold one at the Decatur TX swap meet a few years ago for $350. Still had its original red paint like all Thickstun goodies, of course it was partially covered with a copper color, and a white, and a yellow, and a blue too.
  3. 39 Ford
    Joined: Jan 22, 2006
    Posts: 1,558

    39 Ford

    For years I was a hoarder, had lots of rare parts that I would never use. When I retired 6 years ago I decided to get rid of things I did not need and finish putting my 39 Ford back together. I have sold most of the "things" including several cars and 2 houses, and am down to the wire on the car. I have made lots of guys very happy by being fair with them. The rariest " part "I have is my 39 Ford that I have kept thru lots of twists and turns in my life for 41 years now.
    It makes sense to sell your stashes and enjoy the cash yourself rather than having it thrown away after your death.
    Learn from me do not be a slave to your parts. :)
  4. draggin'GTO
    Joined: Jul 7, 2003
    Posts: 1,753


    Grabbed a Holley 94 and did a little measuring. It will fit with a slim throttle arm on one side only.





  5. s.r.i.
    Joined: Aug 6, 2005
    Posts: 1,078

    from Hell

    Holman/Moody scoop sitting on my 392 hemi :-D
  6. My Edmunds dual intake with two strombergs
    and my Fenton Alum. head for my Plymouth flathead six!!!

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  7. Tuck
    Joined: May 14, 2001
    Posts: 5,634

    Tech Editor
    from MINNESOTA
    1. Early Hemi Tech

    Real Speed Products Tops!

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    The flatty in my '46 Plymouth has a dual carb Edmunds manifold, but the really cool piece is the Sharp aluminum head.

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  9. Yo Baby
    Joined: Jul 11, 2004
    Posts: 2,812

    Yo Baby

    Now those tops are somethin' to write home about.
  10. My early Halibrand V8 Culver City q/c. Also, my collection of early sprint tires and magnesium wheels.

  11. SinisterCustom
    Joined: Feb 18, 2004
    Posts: 8,268


    Freiman 2x2...18" K-H "milk truck" wheels in background........


    Weiand 4x2 SBC.......

  12. usmc50lx
    Joined: Oct 3, 2006
    Posts: 711

    from St.Louis

    My offy 360* 2x4 intake on the SBC in my coupe or my Nicson single four barrel scoop or my original four holed Crower scoop. then theres always the Big Daddy dixco tach the red, white, and blue one that things bitch but from around 1971 or so.
  13. Kilroy
    Joined: Aug 2, 2001
    Posts: 3,219

    from Orange, Ca

    My Navarro-Potvin-Merc flatty...

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  14. alsancle
    Joined: Nov 30, 2005
    Posts: 1,559


    When I was a kid we had 2 of these intakes, one on my high school car- a 49 special deluxe and another hanging in the garage. We took the intake off the car cause the gas mileage was cut in half (and I had roughly 2 nickels in my pocket at any time for gas). My dad ended up giving both of them away. sigh...
  15. RichFox
    Joined: Dec 3, 2006
    Posts: 9,948


    My coolest would be the Injection, head and twin ignition. 'cause I did it. '32 Plymouth power

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  16. 39delux
    Joined: Nov 1, 2002
    Posts: 331


    I have one of those Wiand 4 carb manifolds too. Also a 6x2 Drag Star for a Nailhead and a Smokey Ram. There are a couple of old Corvette 2x4s around too.

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  17. bellyjello
    Joined: Aug 6, 2004
    Posts: 433


    I have a offy 6x2 waiting on the shelf for something.
  18. Paul
    Joined: Aug 29, 2002
    Posts: 14,965


    just snagged this cool guy spark maker for my belly button

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  19. damnfingers
    Joined: Sep 22, 2006
    Posts: 1,287


    How about a Marshall-Nordec blower for my 1949 MG TC. Only 4 lbs of boost but a great sound...

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  20. junior 1957
    Joined: Dec 10, 2006
    Posts: 217

    junior 1957

    picked a smoky ram nos, still in the box, last year
  21. Grunion
    Joined: Apr 13, 2007
    Posts: 171


  22. modelttom
    Joined: Feb 4, 2007
    Posts: 77


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  23. vintakes
    Joined: Sep 24, 2003
    Posts: 125


    a very early spalding flamethrower for my 368 linc as used in the "thumper" 368 injected lincoln powered 56 merc HRM cover car it's way different then the newer ones it has 8 individual spark plug wire nipples and 2 coil wire nipples as opposed to the 5 holed black side caps used on spaldings and grants also my 2x4 edmunds intake onmy linc powered coupe and a N.O.S. mc culloch blower installation kit and a DO - 57 rebuilt supercharger soon to go on + lots of NOS 60's goodies i'm starting to sell now almost forgot 5 drawers full of NOS eelco and other brands of carb linkage and a few cases of nos 60's aircleaners
  24. Royalshifter
    Joined: May 29, 2005
    Posts: 15,723

    from California

    This Hilborn injector.

  25. Yo Baby
    Joined: Jul 11, 2004
    Posts: 2,812

    Yo Baby

    I thought for sure you were gonna say that pilot in training in the cockpit.LOL
  26. the steering wheel cover i got at pep Boys
  27. leadsled01
    Joined: Nov 19, 2004
    Posts: 1,123


    I am trully amazed at some of these parts!! My favorite speed part is actually a dress-up part. A NOS set of weiand aluminum marine exhaust manifolds for my nailhead.
  28. FiddyFour
    Joined: Dec 31, 2004
    Posts: 9,008


    them things are SICK... perfection man. cant wait to see those on the mill dude
  29. nick3757
    Joined: Nov 17, 2006
    Posts: 47


    I got a small collection as of now but the coolest and the rarest thing i have is an unused still-in-the-package hurst airheart electronic igniton box. If anyone knows about these let me know.
  30. The 3 duece edelbrock caddy intake that i got from Tuck.......

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