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by Byron510
17 May 2018 04:16
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Joyce’s ‘71 521 Farm Truck
Replies: 6
Views: 271

Joyce’s ‘71 521 Farm Truck

Well a new Datsun project found its way to my door step last weekend. My wife really admired a local 521 years ago that she saw come to our local shows and had mentioned a number of times that she’d like one. This particular example came from Vancouver Island. I have no history on it, but it’s endur...
by Byron510
16 May 2018 17:37
Forum: Events
Topic: Knox Mountain Hillclimb 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 870

Re: Knox Mountain Hillclimb 2018

I'm working in the Southern US this week, will be back at YVR at about the time your leaving for the HIll!

Have fun, . I'll look forward to the report.

Byron
by Byron510
09 May 2018 17:57
Forum: Events
Topic: 510 Day - Byron's place in Maple Ridge
Replies: 135
Views: 15562

Re: 510 Day - Byron's place in Maple Ridge

Looks like the weather gods are letting up. The torrential downpour projected for today was just rain early this morning and it’s now a sunny evening. Only a trace of rain projected for tomorrow now with afternoon and evening showing sun. So the BBQ is ready! See you locals tomorrow for those that c...
by Byron510
08 May 2018 22:35
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: Rear control arm bolts
Replies: 4
Views: 264

Re: WTB: Rear control arm bolts

In my playing around with the 280zx rear suspension I have learned that the same length bolts were used in that application- buy they are a way better design.

See if those are available- with lock nuts and washers - you’d be ahead of the game.

Let us know if these are available as well.

Byron
by Byron510
07 May 2018 20:56
Forum: Events
Topic: 510 Day - Byron's place in Maple Ridge
Replies: 135
Views: 15562

Re: 510 Day - Byron's place in Maple Ridge

Awesome. Weather looks not so good, but it won’t burst my bubble - we’ll hide under cover if the Pacific NW gives us any moisture. It’s a go, rain or shine. There’s pleanty of space in the shop, and I’ll throw up a 10x10 over the BBQ if need be. But since 510 Day happens on the back end of the syste...
by Byron510
07 May 2018 06:56
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: 510 2-Door Black Arm rests
Replies: 15
Views: 1194

Re: WTB: 510 2-Door Black Arm rests

Toylet, just reviving your old post. Are these still available and has anyone used them?
I was working on my brothers 510 this weekend and admittedly it’s a pain in the butt to try and close the doors without an interior handle to pull on.

Any help would be great.

Byron
by Byron510
07 May 2018 06:40
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New 2d 510 Owner in Los Angeles
Replies: 6
Views: 324

Re: New 2d 510 Owner in Los Angeles

Welcome to the Realm. Looks like a great starting base to a good car. We’ll look forward to more photos of the whole car. Pretty cool gift, I’m sure most of us would agree. Wiring is about as basic as it gets on a 510. It’s still a system to learn, but really basic. Unless a section has been physica...
by Byron510
04 May 2018 16:10
Forum: Events
Topic: 510 Day - Byron's place in Maple Ridge
Replies: 135
Views: 15562

Re: 510 Day - Byron's place in Maple Ridge

Just a reminder to all Vancouver BC area guys - 510 Day at my place coming up this week. Picking up the burgers and fixings this weekend.

It's been quite the show this past couple of years, hope you can make it out.

And hoping the weather will be good as well.

Byron
by Byron510
02 May 2018 06:40
Forum: Not Datsun/Nissan related?
Topic: moar good videos :P
Replies: 620
Views: 53260

Re: moar good videos :P

Holy shit ladies!
Damn!

Byron
by Byron510
30 Apr 2018 23:44
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: How to get a 5.1 or 4.875 final drive for a R180 diff ?
Replies: 12
Views: 612

Re: How to get a 5.1 or 4.875 final drive for a R180 diff ?

What do I win? https://ruggedrocksoffroad.com/nissan-hardbody-c-482.html/nissan-hardbody-ring-pinion-gears-c-482_855.html/nissan-hardbody-ring-and-pinion-gears-by-nismo-1986-1997-front-r180-4875-p-59516.html Unfortunately the Hardbody started using the short nose R180 in 1986, so the pinion gear wo...
by Byron510
26 Apr 2018 22:35
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: How to get a 5.1 or 4.875 final drive for a R180 diff ?
Replies: 12
Views: 612

Re: How to get a 5.1 or 4.875 final drive for a R180 diff ?

The '80 Long Bed 4x4 did have the long nose R-180 in 4.625. I know of none above that number. It’s even more specific than that Mike; the 4.625 diffs only came in 1980 long box 4x4’s with the L20B in the first half on 1980. The second half of 1980 long box 4x4’s came with Z22’s and we’re 4.375 diff...
by Byron510
26 Apr 2018 22:28
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: So what's wrong with this picture?
Replies: 6
Views: 376

Re: So what's wrong with this picture?

Well Greg, the ground clamp through the wheel jumped right out at me....just thinking about all that arcing across the wheel bearing races... Then I started looking at the project itself, the methods, the tools being used, where the car is sitting while the work is being done ect, ect , ect..... It ...
by Byron510
26 Apr 2018 15:17
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What did you do on your 510 today?
Replies: 1605
Views: 132551

Re: What did you do on your 510 today?

Just in case you missed it, Richard is holding a impromptu All Japanese Classic meet up this weekend - might be a good excuse to get insurance earlier.

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Byron
by Byron510
25 Apr 2018 22:22
Forum: Suspension
Topic: Rear wheel stud help
Replies: 10
Views: 307

Re: Rear wheel stud help

You know Jordan - three days ago I was looking fro longer studs for the ZXT, as they are 39mm long and just not quite there. But I'm not sure that another 6mm would be enough. I did find that ARP make Subaru wheel studs in 12x1.25 in 2" (pn 100-7728), 2.535" (pn 1007729)and 3" (pn 1007716) lengths b...
by Byron510
23 Apr 2018 22:24
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: So what's wrong with this picture?
Replies: 6
Views: 376

So what's wrong with this picture?

The more I look, the more baffled I get, so let's play a game here.....

So what's wrong with this picture?
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I hope the car finds a good (better) home.

Byron