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Forum: Performance   Yesterday, 12:18 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By BA.
For what they are, in era, I like the 461's. ...

For what they are, in era, I like the 461's. Used to have a set on my 327.

Anyway, it would help to know your rear end gear ratio - but from what you've provided, I'd look for a cam that has...
Forum: Welcome Forum   Yesterday, 12:10 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By BA.
Agree with 67SS that using a 5.38 in a stock 10...

Agree with 67SS that using a 5.38 in a stock 10 bolt is a No-Go. Even in a built 10-bolt, the car it self would become a PURE drag-only kind of car.........and probably even IF it had tall tires...
Forum: Restoration Corner   10-13-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By BA.
[emoji3] My tunnel was similar from a kid that...

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My tunnel was similar from a kid that moved the manual column 3-speed down to the floor and brutally hacked up the tunnel.

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Forum: Welcome Forum   10-06-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 50
Posted By BA.
welcome to the site! pics or it didn't...

welcome to the site!


pics or it didn't happen! lol
Forum: Welcome Forum   10-04-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 71
Posted By BA.
Looks great man, welcome to the site!

Looks great man, welcome to the site!
Forum: Welcome Forum   10-04-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By BA.
Welcome to the site, hope that purchase works out...

Welcome to the site, hope that purchase works out to be a good one!
Forum: General Tech   09-13-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By BA.
I thought I asked a simple question but I don't...

I thought I asked a simple question but I don't disagree that all of that good info from you is good stuff for others to know.

For the record, I do occasionally get dieseling when I turn the key...
Forum: General Tech   09-12-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By BA.
Octane Boosters

I was just curious if anyone had seen legitimate tests on octane improvement from the variety of octane boosters out there?

The extra cost of premium over low grade unleaded made me wonder if it...
Forum: Engine   09-09-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By BA.
For a few hours of fun, you could load this app...

For a few hours of fun, you could load this app onto a PC and see where the power band falls for your cam and your cubic-inches.
CamQuest ? Select The Perfect Camshaft & Valve Train Components...
Forum: Engine   09-01-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By BA.
Dave, I wasn't trying to make a direct...

Dave, I wasn't trying to make a direct correlation to Lift and Lope sound.
It was more of a point 'by proxy' with certain assumptions made for typical cams.

There is a typical range of expected...
Forum: Engine   09-01-2019, 12:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By BA.
With a lobe separation of 112, I would have...

With a lobe separation of 112, I would have expected you to have decent vacuum and with .635+ lift I would expect the cam is going to have some lope. (that's a good amount of lift)

the missing...
Forum: Body Shop   08-30-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By BA.
Big job but the results are pretty fantasic.

Big job but the results are pretty fantasic.
Forum: Body Shop   08-30-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 203
Posted By BA.
Agree that is shockingly pitted. I've never...

Agree that is shockingly pitted.

I've never seen a replacement control-arm mounting bracket so I think you'd have to have one cut and welded in place. Actually, that may be the easy part just...
Forum: Welcome Forum   08-28-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 97
Posted By BA.
I like the 67's best of all. Nice interior. ...

I like the 67's best of all. Nice interior.



Welcome to the site....
Forum: Site Discussion   08-26-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By BA.
Sounds interesting! Definitely concur on the...

Sounds interesting! Definitely concur on the side-to-side check and potential for adjustment.

I have an aftermarket swaybar on mine, I think it's 1 1/8th inch, but barely a sideways-finger's...
Forum: Engine   08-22-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 149
Posted By BA.
I think a stuck valve or valve seating issue can...

I think a stuck valve or valve seating issue can also be seen via a vacuum gauge and you'll see the needle drop each time that bad valve hits.
Forum: General Tech   08-22-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 97
Posted By BA.
This is a real mixed bag answer but here...

This is a real mixed bag answer but here goes.....


1. I didn't see anything from surface rust but I'm on a small screen so maybe I missed it.

2. Mildly concerning but I wouldn't blink an...
Forum: Restoration Corner   08-12-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By BA.
There is a natural curve outward of the quarter...

There is a natural curve outward of the quarter panel around the wheel well area.
It's the widest part of the car.
When you cut off the lower part of the quarterpanel you lose structural integrity...
Forum: Restoration Corner   08-11-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 519
Posted By BA.
I'm probably too late with this, but since you've...

I'm probably too late with this, but since you've got the other side still - Don't let the 'hips' of those quarters sink in on you when you cut the bottoms of them out. (ask me how I'm aware ...
Forum: Brakes & Suspension   08-11-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 488
Posted By BA.
well you got R Dun already right? ;) j/k

well you got R Dun already right? ;) j/k
Forum: Welcome Forum   08-08-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By BA.
Welcome to the site! great name. :)

Welcome to the site!


great name. :)
Forum: Interiors   08-02-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 91
Posted By BA.
Seat and door panel buttons

What kind of glue are you guys using to keep these buttons in place on the vinyl seats and door panels?

Random internet pic.....
...
Forum: General Tech   07-31-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 114
Posted By BA.
I'm not sure that the 69/70 Impala and C3 Vette...

I'm not sure that the 69/70 Impala and C3 Vette ones will bolt up.
You're right though, you don't *have* to have them.
Forum: Interiors   07-31-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By BA.
Thanks for the link Paul. RHC123, in...

Thanks for the link Paul.


RHC123, in case you were not aware, that giant chrome decoration in the middle of the back seat is perforated because it was for the rear speaker option.




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Forum: Welcome Forum   07-31-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 174
Posted By BA.
Hey there, welcome to the site! Got any...

Hey there, welcome to the site!


Got any pictures of the new ride?
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