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Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 198
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Posted By evolvo67
Dry sumps are great, but a less expensive...

Dry sumps are great, but a less expensive alternative is one of these:

https://www.jegs.com/i/Moroso/710/23900/10002/-1
Forum: events 06-18-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By evolvo67
station wagon show

Anyone know where this is taking place? I believe it's happening this weekend in Startup or Goldbar, Wa.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-18-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Ya' gotta do what ya' gotta do. Cut it till it...

Ya' gotta do what ya' gotta do. Cut it till it works! Now that funny appendage on the front of the engine wrapped in green tape. I'm guessing that's an oil passage to a cooler? I would remove it and...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,809
Posted By evolvo67
IIRC you can eliminate the oil fill funnel...

IIRC you can eliminate the oil fill funnel completely and install the cap right in the valve cover.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
I was in the middle of a reply when Dirty Rick...

I was in the middle of a reply when Dirty Rick chimed in and basically said the same thing I was. Cut out as much as you need to make it happen then fill it back in around what you've done. That's...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2018, 02:34 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,454
Posted By evolvo67
Thanks hiperfauto

Thanks hiperfauto
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,454
Posted By evolvo67
Are those Girling 3 puck calipers in the photo...

Are those Girling 3 puck calipers in the photo with the knock offs? If so do you have a part # for the greenstuff pads? Are you using 2000, 6000 or 7000 series pads?
Tanks!!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Since I don't think you're using the stock heater...

Since I don't think you're using the stock heater box that motor needs to move back and down. Like 75-100mm by the looks of it! You need room for the rad and inter cooler anyway, JMO.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 27,151
Posted By evolvo67
John, have you seen this? <iframe...

John, have you seen this?

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-z8jMAckgBk" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: projects & restorations 04-24-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,644
Posted By evolvo67
If you do this remember you have to keep the...

If you do this remember you have to keep the crankshaft parallel to the pinion shaft otherwise you'll have U joint alignment issues. In other words you can't just move the front of the motor and not...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-10-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 240,289
Posted By evolvo67
I think I get what you're saying about the...

I think I get what you're saying about the rurrents and meing and Elektriker, but I can't be absolutely sure. I was just trying to point out to Andreas what might be a troubling issue so he could...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 240,289
Posted By evolvo67
OK, now you're just bragging! As we in 'Mericuh...

OK, now you're just bragging! As we in 'Mericuh have proven, universal healthcare won't work here cause we won't even try it:rofl:
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 240,289
Posted By evolvo67
Or another way to view that is because they sell...

Or another way to view that is because they sell wires they actually know what their talking about.

Maybe you don't listen to your doctors cause they like to keep you sick so they'll have more...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-07-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 240,289
Posted By evolvo67
A little reading: ...

A little reading:

http://www.hotrodwires.com/how-to-ground-automotive-electrical-system.html
Forum: projects & restorations 04-03-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 240,289
Posted By evolvo67
Andreas, fantastic over the TOP build. ?Are you...

Andreas, fantastic over the TOP build. ?Are you only using that ground strap on the -battery to the mounting bolt of the box? If so I would suggest running a ground cable from the -battery to the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-31-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Hey ya', Craig, I love cruisin' around on U toob....

Hey ya', Craig, I love cruisin' around on U toob. Found this from Pedantic Publishing. They have some pretty good suspension tutorials.

Here's an interesting concept:

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Forum: projects & restorations 03-29-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Using the stock cross member prevented me from...

Using the stock cross member prevented me from moving the rack rearward enough to get the Ackerman correct. That's where you and I differ, I was like, well fork, let's just see how this works. It...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-29-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Craig, Here's a short version of how I did mine,...

Craig, Here's a short version of how I did mine, see if you agree. After pulling a string on both sides between the center line of the UCA & LCA inboard pivots I calculated that the center of the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-28-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 162,314
Posted By evolvo67
Now just imagine if that sloppy steering box...

Now just imagine if that sloppy steering box wasn't there! That's the beauty of R&P. To my mind if your going to the trouble of building a custom car why not make it as sweet as possible? Maybe not...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 162,314
Posted By evolvo67
I would advise against using those mount points....

I would advise against using those mount points. Instead, after you remove the factory steering you'll have three mounting holes on each frame rail where the steering hardware was attached. Look...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 162,314
Posted By evolvo67
I eliminated all that steering crap and installed...

I eliminated all that steering crap and installed a P&P. Lots of room then.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-08-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
OK, what I left out of my hair brained...

OK, what I left out of my hair brained quadrilateral theory is the fact that the ball joints allow the spindle arm to rotate with (follow) the arcs created by the UCA & LCA. Duh, I'm still crawling...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-08-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
When I saw the pic of your shift knob I thought...

When I saw the pic of your shift knob I thought it was a tip for your mig gun! Very cool!
Forum: projects & restorations 03-07-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Craig, the vid from EE was the first I found and...

Craig, the vid from EE was the first I found and I liked it because it cleared up in my head at least how the anti dive is calculated. The simple diagram showing how it can be adjusted by % from 0%...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-07-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Dirty Rick, congratulations on your racing...

Dirty Rick, congratulations on your racing success. I found this for you:

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/qAbHbGgFWJs" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay;...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
As meticulous as Craig is I really doubt he has...

As meticulous as Craig is I really doubt he has overlooked anything in his suspension design, besides, trying to make a judgement on whether the pivot is in the wrong position from a photo on the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 150,341
Posted By evolvo67
No problem! As we say here in 'Mericuh "opinions...

No problem! As we say here in 'Mericuh "opinions are like azzholes, everybody's got one"

? What kind of work do you do for the $$$?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-05-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 150,341
Posted By evolvo67
I have not caught up with the whole post, yet! As...

I have not caught up with the whole post, yet! As I said I jumped from 2015 to 2018 just so I could post the vid. I think it's too bad that you canned the Watts. Looks like it would work very well...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-04-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 803
Views: 150,341
Posted By evolvo67
I've been reading your thread today on your...

I've been reading your thread today on your awesome build! I got to pg 26 from 2015 where you mounted the Watts link. Something didn't seem right about how you did it and I don't know if anyone else...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-27-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Signed, sealed and soon to be delivered:)

Signed, sealed and soon to be delivered:)
Forum: projects & restorations 02-27-2018, 03:16 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
IIRC you peeled all the old front floor out and...

IIRC you peeled all the old front floor out and just left the channel stamping? Did you add braces while the car was without floor pans? So you think that the rockers could possibly be closer...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-27-2018, 03:04 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Craig, I watched your last video with the frame...

Craig, I watched your last video with the frame rails. I found you this tool, I know how much you like good ones. Maybe you can find one on your list!:);-):-P

<iframe width="560" height="315"...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
Wish I knew what that was, too!:oops:

Wish I knew what that was, too!:oops:
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
That tool does have a bit of a learning curve...

That tool does have a bit of a learning curve cause there are so many options. Have you noticed that if you click on the two blue arrows between the two top wheel options it flops them and changes...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
I think this tool will help you figure out the...

I think this tool will help you figure out the answer.

http://www.rimsntires.com/specspro.jsp
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 779
Views: 159,292
Posted By evolvo67
Before you have to much stuff hung on the walls...

Before you have to much stuff hung on the walls ya' might think about getting 5 gallons of white paint for the walls. That will really brighten things up. Check CL materials for used kitchen cabinets...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-04-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
My bad, CRAIG. I must have been thinking of some...

My bad, CRAIG. I must have been thinking of some other crazy canuck!

I'd bet that frame jig is in the six digit range. Oh to be a 1%'er!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-04-2018, 03:25 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
Brian, get aload of this frame table. You need...

Brian, get aload of this frame table. You need one!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7SeIAaraVQ
Forum: projects & restorations 01-01-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
"Sears just went bankrupt in Canada! Ya, I've...

"Sears just went bankrupt in Canada!
Ya, I've got three of those Alan...and two digital Stabila's are more accurate than those things. The bubble levels are Stabila and good to 0.01 degrees. The...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 32,208
Posted By evolvo67
I've said this before, Craig, but whenever I go...

I've said this before, Craig, but whenever I go to a hot rod show I can always pick out the Canadian cars. The level of craftsmanship and attention to detail is almost always over the top! It must...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-29-2017, 03:09 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
Look at the photo of the wiper transmission. The...

Look at the photo of the wiper transmission. The wipers don't care which direction the motor rotates, they are going to go back and forth either way! As long as the radius of the arm on the motor is...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-29-2017, 03:01 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
Dude, is it that important to you? As you can...

Dude, is it that important to you? As you can surmise from the fact that your rude comment was made on pg. 6 and the thread is now up to pg. 9 that I don't check in that often. Congratulations to...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
OK, I'm good with that.

OK, I'm good with that.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2017, 01:09 AM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
No fuel system The stock tank would fit the...

No fuel system

The stock tank would fit the way you did the body IIRC, add an external electric pump and some 3/8" fuel line.

No electrical system

http://www.americanautowire.com/ This is...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-11-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 50,301
Posted By evolvo67
"The amount of work left to do was just too...

"The amount of work left to do was just too overwhelming."

Please explain to me how the amount of work left to do on the first project is more overwhelming than the bag of worms you've opened now?...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2017, 02:21 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 135,948
Posted By evolvo67
That door's an easy fix. Open the door and put a...

That door's an easy fix. Open the door and put a long 2x2 or 4 between the bottom of the door and the bottom jam with the end resting on the ground, about 1/4 way back from the hinges. Now push in on...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-25-2017, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 663
Posted By evolvo67
2002 v70 no crank issue

Hiya, I just replaced the alt on my neighbors 2002 V70 2.4 turbo. It was a PITA but now it's done. Problem is now it will not crank! Anybody have any idea if disconnecting the bat would cause an...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-09-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,004
Posted By evolvo67
I know where there is a 122SW made into a PU....

I know where there is a 122SW made into a PU. It's just sitting at a metal scrap yard. I could check it out further if anyone's interested.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-03-2017, 08:17 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 22,384
Posted By evolvo67
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: showroom 03-03-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,811
Posted By evolvo67
X2 Chemical guys have great tutorials on the U...

X2 Chemical guys have great tutorials on the U tube, too!
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