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Forum: Engine Tech   10-04-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By peckerwood
heads

58 pounds CJ dooer, bare no valves or springs.

J Y/B
Forum: Engine Tech   09-01-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 15,749
Posted By peckerwood
I see the 80 pound wieght saving number for alu....

I see the 80 pound wieght saving number for alu. heads vs. iron. My CJ
heads wiegh 60 each 120 total,80 pound saving,I don't think so,that means
Alum. heads weigh 20 pounds each.They must be made...
Forum: Engine Tech   09-01-2009, 01:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,821
Posted By peckerwood
I have a 32 roadster 521 BBF C6. Some of the...

I have a 32 roadster 521 BBF C6. Some of the problems with a manual are
the same as with cobra,very limited foot room.I wanted a 5 speed OD
Tremec,but it is much to tight in footwell area for...
Forum: The Auction Block   08-24-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,770
Posted By peckerwood
How about a 71 Torino GT. Stock 9 inch rear. Very...

How about a 71 Torino GT. Stock 9 inch rear. Very little rust,Ga. car

body straight, all trim pieces.All glass good,no eng or trans,orginally

351 Cleve. Origanal red paint, some surface...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-22-2009, 07:19 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,890
Posted By peckerwood
I have had good luck with Ed/Carter/Weber on mild...

I have had good luck with Ed/Carter/Weber on mild street motors, bolt on
and go.
I hope what the tech gent said is true about cust. serv,I am in the N. Ga.
area not far from B.G. they have...
Forum: Chilly's Garage   08-15-2009, 08:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,125
Posted By peckerwood
Thats Poteet's "Blowfish", holds f blown fuel...

Thats Poteet's "Blowfish", holds f blown fuel comp. coupe record 255.412.
Was running a 4cyl. MOPAR eng. at that time,I believe it was an eng. used
in midgets.
Speed Demon also Poteet ran I...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-15-2009, 05:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,620
Posted By peckerwood
I second Barry R's opinion,checked them that have...

I second Barry R's opinion,checked them that have been laying down for

years, no more out of tolerance then those stored vertical.

Remember metal has a"memory" and wants to return to it's...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-15-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 558
Posted By peckerwood
The main benefit of a roller bearing is it will...

The main benefit of a roller bearing is it will work in marginal lube situations
ie. 2 stroke motorcycle without pressure lube.In race cars using rollers
you can restrict oil to cam bearings...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-14-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By peckerwood
The reason for the manufacturer to use pressed...

The reason for the manufacturer to use pressed pins is cost.It is cheaper

to make then a floating pin setup.Floating pins are almost always used in

perfomance apps. Sometimes you have no...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-14-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,133
Posted By peckerwood
I first heard this argument in the early '60s at...

I first heard this argument in the early '60s at Dyno Don's shop when he

was operating out of Atlanta, there was no absolute answer then and I

do not think there will be one today.

My...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-12-2009, 08:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,257
Posted By peckerwood
W.J. We are running 16 Injectors making...

W.J.

We are running 16 Injectors making 1600 to 1700hp,there are some other

Georgia boys, Georgia USA, that one, who are running 20 inj.

If you would like to email me,address...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-10-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,257
Posted By peckerwood
WJ Watched video and reread your original...

WJ

Watched video and reread your original post, thought I'd add more.

We also run alky, alky+EFI great combo,runs cool, you can run 20 plus

pounds boost without using cooler. Suggest...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-10-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,257
Posted By peckerwood
We have run numerous turbo combos,EFI is hard to...

We have run numerous turbo combos,EFI is hard to beat for high output

turbo motors. FAST EFI systems work nice, everything is settable. Pulling

timeing on a turbo can cause problems,...
Forum: Engine Tech   08-10-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,068
Posted By peckerwood
Here are a few numbers on stregth of materials...

Here are a few numbers on stregth of materials from Machinery's Handbook

"the bible" of the mechanical industries,every racer should own one.

Aluminum alloy 7075 T 6 most common for...
Forum: The Auction Block   08-08-2009, 12:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,323
Posted By peckerwood
Contact me at youngja1@wildblue.net about iron...

Contact me at youngja1@wildblue.net about iron SCJ heads.

Jim

location Ga.
Forum: Engine Tech   08-01-2009, 12:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,313
Posted By peckerwood
truck heads

I have a pair of 1986 truck heads with everything done as C Leigh

described, never been run. Contact youngja1@wildblue.net.


Jim
Forum: Engine Tech   07-16-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,629
Posted By peckerwood
My bud uses Oberg in B ville record holder,SB 2,...

My bud uses Oberg in B ville record holder,SB 2, 8800 rpms 1500 hp,large turbo,alcohol

90 lbs. oil pressure. De Smoke " Best damn garage in town", swore by them. Flow is

More then enough...
Forum: Engine Build Archive   07-11-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,549
Posted By peckerwood
carb cleaner

I see cans of carb. cleaner in pic.,not a good idea to use on pistons.


J Y/B.
Forum: Chilly's Garage   07-09-2009, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 886
Posted By peckerwood
You can have the new wheels done with the added...

You can have the new wheels done with the added 1.25 no problem,that

is if you use 8or10 inch wide wheels.Ihave run into same problem with 32

Ford,went with 6 inch backside on 8 wides,it...
Forum: Engine Tech   07-08-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By peckerwood
Crankshaft

Is the 4.300 stroke crank with 2.500,stock Ford rod journals from Ford P.P.

still available.
The part number is M6303-A514,it is used in crate strocker eng.

Diamond has some pistons to...
Forum: The Auction Block   06-21-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 500
Posted By peckerwood
460 E6TEDA truck heads

Nice pair of E6TE DA heads, set up for heavy towing.

All new parts never run.

Includes: new valves sodium filled ex.

Stelite non magnetic ex. seats

...
Forum: The Auction Block   06-21-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,415
Posted By peckerwood
I have a pair, been glass beaded. DOOE...

I have a pair, been glass beaded.

DOOE -9430A DOOE-9431A,I do not know witch they are.

Pass. side has 2 fixable cracks.

Will trade for 460 parts what you got.

J Y/B.
Forum: Engine Tech   06-17-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,175
Posted By peckerwood
I thank you for good info. I have another set of...

I thank you for good info. I have another set of truck heads I checked with

magnet, total non-magnetic,these are high end heads I am putting them on

auction block later.

Thanks again,

...
Forum: Engine Tech   06-17-2009, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,175
Posted By peckerwood
valve seats

Seats are soft, but I still think they have inserts, still have to be redone.

Thanks for taking time to reply, you know how to get customers.

On hardening, induction and flame are two...
Forum: Engine Tech   06-17-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 958
Posted By peckerwood
Run a file over it, if it is Rockwell C 50 to 60...

Run a file over it, if it is Rockwell C 50 to 60 the file will do little or nothing,if file cuts it is dead soft.

J Y/B.
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