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by RMS
08 Jul 2018 09:28
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Roll the dice
Replies: 35
Views: 1868

Re: Roll the dice

oh jeez, down shifted into third as I took the inside line on the nordel/allex interchange and the poor little 4spd cried out with a sequeeeeeeeeel all the way up the bridge deck.
by RMS
24 Jun 2018 18:15
Forum: Events
Topic: A Day at Mission Raceway
Replies: 9
Views: 314

Re: A Day at Mission Raceway

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is there a tactical reason for having the gauges clocked ?
by RMS
24 Jun 2018 10:18
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: SSR Star Sharks 14X6 $500
Replies: 15
Views: 701

Re: not for sale at the moment....

two beautiful (looked like nib)star sharks in gold. too bad they are 15s or I would have scooped them up this morning

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by RMS
21 Jun 2018 18:55
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Headliner install
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: Headliner install

great write up. I too used bits of pinch welt..... after the cloths pegs failed. a warm environment is also needed or the vinyl wont stretch well. I watched a pro install the headliner on my 68 canadian, he used a heat gun to force the vinyl to make the sharp turn at the pinch. I was not so successf...
by RMS
20 Jun 2018 23:13
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

sounds like the stock harness should only be used for switching relays.
by RMS
19 Jun 2018 12:32
Forum: Featured Project Builds
Topic: The Bronze - '69er Resto Project and continuing build-up.
Replies: 1019
Views: 130581

Re: The Bronze - '69er Resto Project and continuing build-up.

I too run the specialty spring in the stock location and the Q1A TS704
by RMS
19 Jun 2018 12:25
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

maybe we run relays and a dedicated power feed ? ..... thats how I did the brake and running lights in 6inches
by RMS
17 Jun 2018 22:31
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

most modern connectors are junk! we had a go at the gm water proof style on a military truck .... what a pain to work with and service after a few years. with some deep hunting new stock 70s Japaneses connectors like the stock 510 connectors are available. a post with links exists on the realm... so...
by RMS
17 Jun 2018 08:40
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

all seal up! held the ball in place with a dab of dielectric grease
by RMS
16 Jun 2018 10:33
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

well I dint get up till 9am..... well after your coffee drinking time.

made up two jumpers and deleted the flashers rear left turn was @ 10v
by RMS
15 Jun 2018 16:48
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

so I just went and checked car not running 12.2v on the bat and it looks like 9.5~10v on turn or 4way..... :oops: I usually use a light or ohms on the meter when looking for ground faults. couldn't find the jump wires to delete the flashers.... I will look more and report back
by RMS
15 Jun 2018 14:14
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

I too have a Paulo's prints diagram. one for the 68 and I tell ya its very nice but not 100% accurate. ..... difference may be between us and ca cars ?
by RMS
06 Jun 2018 18:26
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Turn signal flasher relay
Replies: 51
Views: 1205

Re: Turn signal flasher relay

when your testing are you indicating L/R or pulling the 4way sw ? I think all pl510s have two flasher units? one is for indicating and one is for emergency's (4way). (direct vs keyed power.) if lights act differently between indicating and 4ways its probably in the column. id say I will drop off a t...
by RMS
05 Jun 2018 08:40
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Noobie's 510 project
Replies: 322
Views: 46915

Re: Noobie's 510 project

oh jeez! the pile is getting pretty small.....