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Forum: Car Buildup Forum 09-02-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 13,098
Posted By SPLUHAR
Figured that you wouldn't cut a nice, rare,...

Figured that you wouldn't cut a nice, rare, freshly painted Montego GT hood.

I'd like to coat my hood w/ vaseline, lay fiber glass matt down on top of that and resin it, peel it, and do the same...
Forum: Car Buildup Forum 09-02-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 13,098
Posted By SPLUHAR
I'm cutting one on either side of center trim...

I'm cutting one on either side of center trim right in front of the air cleaner (about 13" wide x 8" front to back each) and a couple along the crease above exhaust manifolds (8" wide x about 20"...
Forum: Car Buildup Forum 09-01-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 13,098
Posted By SPLUHAR
I've been considering cutting vents into my hood...

I've been considering cutting vents into my hood to let out hot air, but it's just an Elite, std hood. Probably some ductwork to those vents, as well. Added benefit of venting hood is downforce.
Forum: Engine Tech 09-01-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 653
Posted By SPLUHAR
When I go under the car, I always bring a tire or...

When I go under the car, I always bring a tire or tires with me (inflated, on wheel), use extra jack stands, leave jack or jacks raised under chassis (that I originally jacked the car up with). I...
Forum: Engine Tech 07-24-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 917
Posted By SPLUHAR
The heads were off maybe 8 or 9 years ago. oops.

The heads were off maybe 8 or 9 years ago. oops.
Forum: Engine Tech 07-24-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 917
Posted By SPLUHAR
My pistons are completely flat top, no valve...

My pistons are completely flat top, no valve relief. I also didn't see "Plus 15 degrees" under intake closing, so I adjusted that. These are the numbers I put in: 76, 0, .039, 4.5, 4.36, .025,...
Forum: Engine Tech 07-23-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 917
Posted By SPLUHAR
stock 71 429 un-rebuilt, about .025 piston to...

stock 71 429 un-rebuilt, about .025 piston to deck, ported, polished chamber, stock (original) valve d0ve heads, crane H-272 cam (.518/.513 lift, 216/228 duration), performer w/ homemade...
Forum: Engine Tech 07-23-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 917
Posted By SPLUHAR
I just put my numbers in to the KB calculator:...

I just put my numbers in to the KB calculator: 9.8ish dcr (I didn't measure the chambers, but they're stock, polished w/ 2 singh grooves each) - 91 or 93 octane, 15/35 timing, iron heads, heavy car,...
Forum: Engine Tech 07-22-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By SPLUHAR
I used a "wood rasp" in an electric drill, to...

I used a "wood rasp" in an electric drill, to blend my spacer/adapter. I got it from home depot. It's about 1" diameter and has a domed top. I started with a 4-hole, and chewed it down to 2...
Forum: Engine Tech 06-29-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By SPLUHAR
Too large for my 4500 lb Torino Elite w/...

Too large for my 4500 lb Torino Elite w/ un-rebuilt stock bottom end 71 429, home ported original valve heads, junkyard qjet on a performer, stock stall, 3.25 rear, 17mpg daily driver.

Too large...
Forum: Engine Tech 06-29-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By SPLUHAR
Custom cam question

Is it worth it to send my too-large cam to be re-ground? (hydraulic flat tappet, btw) The cam I have (uninstalled) is this one:

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/crn-354561/overview/make/ford
...
Forum: Engine Tech 06-15-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,224
Posted By SPLUHAR
How about a 3" collector into 3" x pipe? Thanks...

How about a 3" collector into 3" x pipe? Thanks for the info btw. There may be a 219/230 cam in my future btw.
Forum: Engine Tech 06-12-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,662
Posted By SPLUHAR
http://www.reincarnation-automotive.com/Duraspark_...

http://www.reincarnation-automotive.com/Duraspark_distributor_recurve_instructions_index.html
Forum: Engine Tech 06-11-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,224
Posted By SPLUHAR
I appreciate the info, but I already own 2"...

I appreciate the info, but I already own 2" headers right now. I don't own $6-700 for new headers. It's an either/or (manifolds or existing headers). I have a long list of stuff that'll need to...
Forum: Engine Tech 06-11-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,224
Posted By SPLUHAR
Which should I use? My only choices are stock...

Which should I use? My only choices are stock manifolds or 2" headers. (mild 429, ported d0ves, 76 Ford Elite, 4500lbs, 3.25 rear.)
Forum: Engine Tech 06-05-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,662
Posted By SPLUHAR
Here is a list of posts by AndyMarkV. He built...

Here is a list of posts by AndyMarkV. He built up a Lincoln for his father-in-law, with good results.

http://www.460ford.com/forum/search.php?searchid=7309354
Forum: Car Buildup Forum 05-26-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 611
Posted By SPLUHAR
Posted: 06-December-2010 at 3:30AM ...

Posted: 06-December-2010 at 3:30AM
http://forum.grantorinosport.org/psquares-78-mercuy-cougar-xr7_topic4664_page1.html
Forum: Engine Tech 05-07-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,492
Posted By SPLUHAR
http://www.modelly.com/modelcars/members/stingraym...

http://www.modelly.com/modelcars/members/stingrayman/highway-61/plymouth-belvedere-gtx-silver-bullet-5jx/
Forum: Engine Tech 05-06-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By SPLUHAR
You may not have enough fan there. Big engine,...

You may not have enough fan there. Big engine, low speed, higher rpms all require a lot of air. You have all of the above. Only 2600 cfm, I've heard that that isn't enough in a lot of...
Forum: Engine Tech 05-05-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 491
Posted By SPLUHAR
I thought they were labeled "FRONT", not...

I thought they were labeled "FRONT", not "TOP".
Forum: Engine Tech 04-30-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,681
Posted By SPLUHAR
Like 7/8's of a Qjet.

Like 7/8's of a Qjet.
Forum: Engine Tech 04-29-2015, 10:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,681
Posted By SPLUHAR
Never! I love it. 17 mpg and it blows my 1407...

Never! I love it. 17 mpg and it blows my 1407 away! Pick one up off of ebay for $20 and rebuild it w/ a Cliff Ruggles kit.
Forum: Engine Tech 04-29-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,681
Posted By SPLUHAR
I still have the noisy lifter, still randomly...

I still have the noisy lifter, still randomly noisy. If I shut the engine off and start it again, there's no noise. I may fix it soon and I may never fix it, depending on time/money.

Is it worth...
Forum: Engine Tech 04-09-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,286
Posted By SPLUHAR
My 429 had 35k on it (so I'm told). I put in a...

My 429 had 35k on it (so I'm told). I put in a new cam & lifters. I pulled the heads, disassembled them, ported them, polished the chambers and re-assembled them (no valve job). I measured the...
Forum: Engine Tech 04-09-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,440
Posted By SPLUHAR
Did you put a vacuum gauge on it yet?

Did you put a vacuum gauge on it yet?
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