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Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-24-2024, 06:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Yep, Richard's engine I just finished up (the...

Yep, Richard's engine I just finished up (the build I posted on my FB page).
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-24-2024, 05:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Here's a few pics of the assembled engine under...

Here's a few pics of the assembled engine under different lighting.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-24-2024, 05:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By VintageMusclecar
No offense taken, that's why I posted this, to...

No offense taken, that's why I posted this, to get feedback--positive and negative.





Part of the process is media blasting (not going into details obviously), and I didn't want to risk...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-24-2024, 01:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Sorry, that's something I don't want to discuss....

Sorry, that's something I don't want to discuss. It's taken me a very long time (not to mention a significant financial investment) to figure out how to do this.





No.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-23-2024, 04:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Aluminum intake manifold restoration/reconditioning

A `67 L79 intake I just did in house.


Not spray painted.


Not tumbled.


Not vapor honed.
Forum: In Memoriam 08-24-2023, 11:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,853
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Today the racing world lost a legend

and I lost a beloved friend.


Goodbye George.
Forum: Parts/Memorabilia - For Sale 08-16-2023, 10:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,672
Posted By VintageMusclecar
I tried a pair of those on my `67 Chevelle...

I tried a pair of those on my `67 Chevelle mounted on a pair of Centerline AutoDrag 15X8.5" wheels with 4.875" backspace and they hit both inside and outside wheelhouses.


After doing some...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 05-23-2023, 05:55 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 30,431
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Nevermind.

Nevermind.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-23-2023, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,987
Posted By VintageMusclecar
It's amazing how much fine lint and tiny...

It's amazing how much fine lint and tiny particles of foreign material remain on/in parts even after repeated deep scrubbings, not to mention normal break-in flotsam and jetsam and minuscule slivers...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-17-2023, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,987
Posted By VintageMusclecar
They do work but they're not intended for...

They do work but they're not intended for long-term use. I've used them a couple of times on fresh builds to facilitate post break-in inspection.



If you do install one, you need to watch oil...
Forum: Chevrolet 01-16-2023, 08:44 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 234,377
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Tim; Thanks for the kind words and for...

Tim;


Thanks for the kind words and for the opportunity to be a part of this project with you, it's sincerely appreciated. :beers:



Eric
Forum: Technical & Restoration 01-13-2023, 06:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,682
Posted By VintageMusclecar
I've been running 100ll in my Chevelle basically...

I've been running 100ll in my Chevelle basically since I got the car back on the road in 2012.



I dyno'ed the 496 in the Chevelle with 100ll and it ran flawlessly.


I've ran 100ll on the...
Forum: Lounge 11-23-2022, 11:33 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 65,452
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Just a quick follow-up if anyone's interested; ...

Just a quick follow-up if anyone's interested;


I got the 572 for Yeti on the dyno a week or so back. It did better than I'd expected actually in regards to HP, but due to the fact that I...
Forum: Lounge 09-13-2022, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,917
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Tried them, no dice. :( *edit* ...

Tried them, no dice. :(


*edit*


See original post.
Forum: Lounge 09-08-2022, 02:26 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 65,452
Posted By VintageMusclecar
A Gear Vendors is in the plans, but with...

A Gear Vendors is in the plans, but with everything else I have going on right now, that will have to wait a while.


I've not yet had an opportunity to use the winch--as a matter of fact, I've...
Forum: Lounge 09-07-2022, 04:42 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 65,452
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Most of you have already seen my beloved `95...

Most of you have already seen my beloved `95 C2500 Suburban, but unfortunately it was just recently taken out of commission due to a pretty bad case of frame rot. As I have strong sentimental...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 08-13-2022, 10:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,930
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Thanks again for all the kind words, it is...

Thanks again for all the kind words, it is sincerely appreciated.


Also, please note that I am not recommending--nor advising against--any other vendors.



One last thing that may be of...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 08-12-2022, 03:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,930
Posted By VintageMusclecar
A quick fly-by to clear things up a little; ...

A quick fly-by to clear things up a little;


As of February `22, I stopped taking in new Corvette clients. I am still servicing Corvette carbs, but only for previously established clients in good...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 07-19-2021, 12:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,370
Posted By VintageMusclecar
No idea on the details of the car itself, just...

No idea on the details of the car itself, just trying to reunite the car with the original engine.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 07-18-2021, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,370
Posted By VintageMusclecar
1969 z28 vin # 19n555159

If you own this car or know who does, please contact me.


Eric
Forum: Yenko Chevrolet 01-02-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 278,468
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Rick; Sorry for the delayed response. ...

Rick;

Sorry for the delayed response.


The engine is .030" over--strangely enough, when we checked the bores on initial examination, they were actually pretty straight--but they were just over...
Forum: Lounge 06-08-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,592
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Absolutely.

Absolutely.
Forum: Lounge 06-08-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,592
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Stepping down as a sponsor of the site.

Before anyone jumps to any conclusions, let me preface that it's nothing personal towards the site or anyone here, I'm just not in a position to continue being a sponsor on the site any more. It...
Forum: Lounge 06-06-2018, 03:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,118
Posted By VintageMusclecar
Wann'a know what I really miss?

I really miss the good old days when these cars brought people together instead of driving them apart--pun intended.


There will always be rivalries, that's a given--but I miss the days when...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 04-25-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 88,285
Posted By VintageMusclecar
This should go without saying, but I am extremely...

This should go without saying, but I am extremely grateful that Rick chose me to do this engine build for him. Some might see this as just another garden variety big block Chevy build, but to me,...
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