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by defdes
25 May 2018 07:27
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: 5 speed hole cutting!
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: 5 speed hole cutting!

What I sent wasn't intended to be cut for an SR trans because he's not using an SR trans. It was a reference for the shifter hole location. You can clearly see where the original hole is. I understood the the OP's post, but what you linked WAS for an SR trans, I was just attempting to say (maybe no...
by defdes
22 May 2018 08:54
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: 5 speed hole cutting!
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: 5 speed hole cutting!

From what I recall, the SR cut away will be over kill for what the ZX needs. I went from the ZX to the KA box (same as SR) and had to do more to make it fit. Try over on Ratsun if you have searched here thoroughly.
by defdes
18 May 2018 12:51
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: Mikuni Rebuild Schedule
Replies: 0
Views: 57

Mikuni Rebuild Schedule

I have been chasing my tail on what I initially (2 years ago) thought was a jetting problem but now think it is a rebuild issue. My problem is an off throttle bog and popping at idle at low rpms. I have cleaned and maintained my 44's, but have never fully rebuilt them in 10 years+ with the exception...
by defdes
03 May 2018 12:49
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTS: 1971 Datsun 510 SR20DET "Cuban Missile" - Ohio
Replies: 12
Views: 1452

Re: WTS: 1971 Datsun 510 SR20DET "Cuban Missile" - Ohio

I'd submit this to BAT, my old 510 race car just sold for over twice what I sold it for five years ago.
by defdes
25 Feb 2018 12:25
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Five-Hundred and Ten
Replies: 69
Views: 3347

Re: Five-Hundred and Ten

Looking great guys, I have to go talk to Dave at Futofab about getting some panels, after 16 years, my car is ready for Restoration Part Deux.
by defdes
11 Feb 2018 18:41
Forum: Not Datsun/Nissan related?
Topic: moar good videos :P
Replies: 619
Views: 50670

Re: moar good videos :P

two_68_510s wrote:And now, for something completely different....

https://www.facebook.com/FernandoAlamen ... on_generic
Was I the only on who thoroughly enjoyed that?
by defdes
26 Jan 2018 17:57
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello from rhode island
Replies: 5
Views: 578

Re: hello from rhode island

Nice, Rhodent Island! I went to RISD. Bought a 510 wagon up on Federal Hill in 1987, only wagon I ever had.
We should plan a meet over at Futofab with all these North Easterners showing up here.
by defdes
01 Jan 2018 11:13
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: MOMO Vega's 14" x 6"
Replies: 1
Views: 393

MOMO Vega's 14" x 6"

Not mine, but I wish they were. These would look very nice on someones 510.
https://nh.craigslist.org/wto/d/set-of- ... 93742.html
by defdes
23 Dec 2017 04:49
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Nissan Bluebird Coupe (JCCA Race Car)
Replies: 119
Views: 16115

Re: Nissan Bluebird Coupe (JCCA Race Car)

Sweet tow vehicle.
by defdes
12 Dec 2017 05:07
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: '75-'79 200SX trans
Replies: 19
Views: 1021

Re: '75-'79 200SX trans

My first 510 back in '84 had one of those, dogleg if I remember correctly?
by defdes
03 Dec 2017 16:22
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New potential products for 510's and Datsun from Mattndew76
Replies: 632
Views: 48649

Re: New potential products for 510's and Datsun from Mattndew76

Byron510 wrote: Looking forward tonight our new bits held in your own hands :-)

Byron
That's what SHE said.
by defdes
01 Dec 2017 16:34
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Hot Wheeels coming out ... AGAIN
Replies: 189
Views: 26062

Re: New Hot Wheeels coming out ... AGAIN

bertvorgon wrote:Being the big kid I am I scored these on the weekend. My wife just shakes her head.
It says for "8+" ... surely she can't think they're a choking hazard?
by defdes
30 Nov 2017 12:37
Forum: Suspension
Topic: How to: Rejuvenate Calipers and Hubs
Replies: 10
Views: 726

Re: How to: Rejuvenate Calipers and Hubs

Follow the FSM for rebuild of both, it's pretty straight forward and all of the parts are readily available.
by defdes
19 Nov 2017 05:08
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 210 A87 U60 cylinder heads
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: 210 A87 U60 cylinder heads

I used a U67 on a long rod LZ 2.2 hybrid, with the hi comp pistons it made quite a hi flowing screamer.
by defdes
19 Nov 2017 05:05
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hey everyone
Replies: 1
Views: 261

Re: Hey everyone

Welcome. Put your location in your profile and chances are someone here can help you collect. Good luck with the project and post up the pics.