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Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 12-10-2018, 01:57 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,444
Posted By big gear head
At least they snapped off and didn't round out...

At least they snapped off and didn't round out the holes.
Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 12-09-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By big gear head
First thing I'd do to that one is take that piece...

First thing I'd do to that one is take that piece of crap Auburn out of the rear end and put an Eaton in it.
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 12-04-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,260
Posted By big gear head
Too late for day 2 in my opinion, but that's just...

Too late for day 2 in my opinion, but that's just my opinion.
Forum: Lounge 11-30-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 3,851
Views: 166,755
Posted By big gear head
When I was a kid I remember seeing adds on TV...

When I was a kid I remember seeing adds on TV that said in 20 years Florida would be under water due to rising global temperatures. That should have happened more than 20 years ago. I've never bought...
Forum: Lounge 11-24-2018, 02:55 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,763
Posted By big gear head
Thanks Bruce. I was there for 2 days looking at...

Thanks Bruce. I was there for 2 days looking at those cars and you got pictures of cars that I missed.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 11-23-2018, 03:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 104
Posted By big gear head
12 bolt differential bearings are...

12 bolt differential bearings are LM603049/LM603012, pinion bearings are 88048/88010 outer and 802048/802011 inner.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 11-20-2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 754
Posted By big gear head
The LT1 came from the factory with a 4.000 inch...

The LT1 came from the factory with a 4.000 inch bore. If the block has not been bored oversize then you need pistons for a 4.000 inch bore. If the block has been bored oversize then you need to know...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 11-19-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,260
Posted By big gear head
Sam Griffith has a set of those on his '69 L78...

Sam Griffith has a set of those on his '69 L78 Chevelle.
Forum: Member's Rides 11-19-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 488,138
Posted By big gear head
It was great meeting you guys and seeing your...

It was great meeting you guys and seeing your cars. This is one of the things I was looking forward to. I've been following the day 2 build and now I've seen it up close. I hope you and your cars get...
Forum: Lounge 11-15-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 3,851
Views: 166,755
Posted By big gear head
See it?

See it?
Forum: Parts/Memorabilia - Wanted 11-13-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By big gear head
You have to be careful with the used ones. A new...

You have to be careful with the used ones. A new set of clutches can make the over all price go over what a new one would cost. The preload plates in the old ones can crack and the cross shaft can be...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 11-13-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,260
Posted By big gear head
I just took the mount off of the front and left...

I just took the mount off of the front and left the bars on it. I thought they looked cool.
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 11-13-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,260
Posted By big gear head
I had a set of the bolt on Lakewood ladder bars...

I had a set of the bolt on Lakewood ladder bars on my '67. The bars were longer than the lower control arms, so it screwed up the suspension geometry and made the ride very stiff.
Forum: Supercar Reunion 11-04-2018, 11:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,643
Posted By big gear head
Looks like Beech Bend. I know this was a personal...

Looks like Beech Bend. I know this was a personal goal of yours. Glad you made it.
Forum: Member's Rides 11-04-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 626
Views: 488,138
Posted By big gear head
That's beautiful!

That's beautiful!
Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 10-26-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 824
Posted By big gear head
That's a big pet peeve for me. Every time I see...

That's a big pet peeve for me. Every time I see Camero I want to ask the owner if he has ever looked at the name on the steering wheel right in front of him. On the plus side, if you do a search for...
Forum: Member's Rides 10-25-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 488,138
Posted By big gear head
https://nashville.craigslist.org/cto/d/1966-ford-f...

https://nashville.craigslist.org/cto/d/1966-ford-f100/6688480439.html
Paint it black.
Forum: Lounge 10-15-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 3,851
Views: 166,755
Posted By big gear head
General Electric also made the F110 engine on...

General Electric also made the F110 engine on that plane. I've welded many turbine compressor parts for those engines. Now I'm making tooling to make compressor parts for those engines.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 10-14-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,095
Posted By big gear head
Wow, I had no idea.

Wow, I had no idea.
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 10-13-2018, 02:50 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,260
Posted By big gear head
If I was going to do a real day 2 car I'd replace...

If I was going to do a real day 2 car I'd replace the fan on the alternator, or just use an older alternator, use a dual point or Acell electronic distributor, or a Pertronix in an original...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 10-12-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,260
Posted By big gear head
That's a good looking car. I'm no expert, but the...

That's a good looking car. I'm no expert, but the distributor, plug wires and alternator don't fit in with day 2 stuff. I'd change them. I can't tell what intake and carburetor you have on it.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 10-09-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By big gear head
That's got to make you feel good. Congratulations.

That's got to make you feel good. Congratulations.
Forum: Ford-Mercury 10-08-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 48,284
Posted By big gear head
Don't you just love the look of freshly machined...

Don't you just love the look of freshly machined parts?
Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 10-04-2018, 01:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By big gear head
Just put solid mounts on it and be done with it....

Just put solid mounts on it and be done with it. I like it a lot, but it looks like the paint needs to be sanded and buffed. Big block and a stick! That poor 8.2 is going to have a hard time living...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 09-23-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By big gear head
Sticky rubber parts

I've got a rubber horn pad from a SS steering wheel that has got sticky over time. I've also had a few rubber steering wheels that got sticky. Is there anything that can be done about this?
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