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by RMS
19 Aug 2019 14:10
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME
Replies: 39
Views: 1337

Re: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME

that be a fancy spray bar thats fed through the cam towers. would this be a Andy creation ?
by RMS
19 Aug 2019 10:02
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME
Replies: 39
Views: 1337

Re: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME

idle was sitting @ 1600rpm, once it was turned down to 800rpm a improperly adjusted rocker voiced its clearance. timing light was useless with the mixed matched pulley and indicator. off came the valve cover to find tdc. this is what I found :
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by RMS
18 Aug 2019 23:03
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: Muscle car oil study.
Replies: 7
Views: 199

Re: Muscle car oil study.

been running rotella 15/40 on all my L series and flatheads for over 15 years. the L series also get a "premium" ford 302 oil filter like a Baldwin B2. I do also add 500ml of compcams break in additive to the 5gl pale of rotella T to bump the zddp that they lowered a few years ago........... I shoul...
by RMS
18 Aug 2019 22:26
Forum: Events
Topic: All Japanese Classic Aug.25/19 Waterfront Park
Replies: 13
Views: 501

Re: All Japanese Classic Aug.25/19 Waterfront Park

busy day ? not enough inventory in stock :(
by RMS
17 Aug 2019 22:57
Forum: Events
Topic: All Japanese Classic Aug.25/19 Waterfront Park
Replies: 13
Views: 501

Re: All Japanese Classic Aug.25/19 Waterfront Park

man... ijust got back from dropping butters off as slimer's in my shop, as we race towards the AJC . put off reg , as I dont know what I will bring. saw it was the last day of registration. followed the links ............ and its out of stock. ... guess I need to get to the gates early or it will be...
by RMS
12 Aug 2019 20:59
Forum: Suspension
Topic: Changing my cars attitude
Replies: 12
Views: 892

Re: Changing my cars attitude

a buddy sent me this link for some 185 80 r13s https://www.vulcantire.com/tire_detail/ ... s.htm_2476 good price and good size for stock brakes and toe boards
by RMS
11 Aug 2019 10:32
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME
Replies: 39
Views: 1337

Re: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME

got some paint on the bumper brackets and hardware after you left. woman say you by the wall mart she said the car looked great coming down the road.
by RMS
03 Aug 2019 12:18
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME
Replies: 39
Views: 1337

Re: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME

Imagei want that mirror. anyone know what its from ?
by RMS
29 Jul 2019 18:37
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues
Replies: 12
Views: 273

Re: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues

thanks for the punctuation oaklandsyd.
by RMS
29 Jul 2019 13:00
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues
Replies: 12
Views: 273

Re: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues

I have tried welding datsun plastic with ....methyl chloride ? ... it did work and was easy to work with but wasn't very strong it was also hard to get the mating surfaces flush when using strips of abs to reinforce a center console. for a few small cracks with no load, welding is the way to go. I a...
by RMS
28 Jul 2019 22:54
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues
Replies: 12
Views: 273

Re: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues

that smc is seriously tough stuff, but sands like polly fill. with your work being concentrated on the back side of the hinge cover you can make it thick.... except were the fasteners go. I used smc to fix the fiber glass nose on a buddy's kenworth. Built up 4 inches for almost a foot that was missi...
by RMS
28 Jul 2019 09:52
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues
Replies: 12
Views: 273

Re: Wagon Plastic Hinge Cover & Sun Visor Issues

there be a screw on the visor @ the chrome arm that should tighten it up if not, like ron said a bit of teflon tape.

I would fix the wagon rear hatch torsion bar cover with a product from u-pol called SMC.
by RMS
20 Jul 2019 19:31
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME
Replies: 39
Views: 1337

Re: BUTTER'S 72 SLIME

I think the butter was left out too long its mighty green. great place to start from. im so green jello
by RMS
19 Jul 2019 11:22
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting ebay Finds
Replies: 926
Views: 107339

Re: Interesting ebay Finds

just got a text that it sold. who got it ?
by RMS
17 Jul 2019 09:40
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting ebay Finds
Replies: 926
Views: 107339

Re: Interesting ebay Finds