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Yesterday, 03:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,110
Posted By OldCarBum

I've participated in numerous motorcycle and car...

I've participated in numerous motorcycle and car shows over the years.
My wife and I enjoy the day sitting in the sun, relaxing and escaping our usually active lives.
We don't care about the...
Forum: C3 General
02-16-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3,751
Views: 286,136
Posted By OldCarBum

DeWitts has a nice cap. Never heard anything...

DeWitts has a nice cap. Never heard anything negative.
Forum: C3 General
02-15-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By OldCarBum

I just booked our room at the Sands by the Sea. ...

I just booked our room at the Sands by the Sea.
Looking forward to this event.
Forum: C3 General
02-13-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By OldCarBum

Been camping most of my life and spent some time...

Been camping most of my life and spent some time camping at Pismo Beach, which is just south of San Simeon.
It can be nice or it can be bitter cold and windy, even in July.
There are a couple of...
Forum: C3 General
02-12-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,838
Posted By OldCarBum

Another amazing project

Another amazing project
02-12-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 18,967
Posted By OldCarBum

Just Kidding, Not mine! I found this while...

Just Kidding, Not mine!
I found this while investigating an illegal tow yard operating in the City.
The owner was actually pretty proud of the work he'd done.
02-12-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 18,967
Posted By OldCarBum

Like this? I've got the suspension lifted 12...

Like this?
I've got the suspension lifted 12 inches, solid rear axle, transfer case and solid front axle installed.
The frame mods were a headache, but worth it in the end.
New hood is fitted,...
02-08-2019, 12:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By OldCarBum

Thanks to Fellow Forum Member

I sold my Sanderson headers to a fellow forum member, fozbrick69.
Through emails and P.M.'s, we agreed on a price, shipping, and payment method.
Everything worked out perfect and I hope he enjoys...
02-08-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,401
Posted By OldCarBum

I remember owning, driving and building 60"-70's...

I remember owning, driving and building 60"-70's big blocks in Chevelle's, Camaro's, Buick GS's, and Firebirds.
Throw in a cam, some headers, an intake and a Holley on a Saturday, and you had a...
02-07-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,401
Posted By OldCarBum

Nice start to see something new.

Nice start to see something new.
Forum: C3 General
02-05-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,002
Posted By OldCarBum

It's always the middle one first!!!

It's always the middle one first!!!
Forum: C3 General
02-05-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,195
Posted By OldCarBum

Nice!

Nice!
02-04-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 686
Posted By OldCarBum

A small drop of blue Loctite never hurts. ...

A small drop of blue Loctite never hurts.
Always use less than you think you need.
Forum: C3 General
02-02-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,721
Posted By OldCarBum

Looking excellent

Looking excellent
01-30-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,010
Posted By OldCarBum

Keep and use the parts you have already purchased...

Keep and use the parts you have already purchased and plan your rebuild as you had, but use forged pistons and quality parts.
If your crank, rods and other components are reusable then use them....
01-30-2019, 02:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,010
Posted By OldCarBum

Personally, I would build the motor with top...

Personally, I would build the motor with top quality parts including forged pistons, etc.
Why spend money and build a so so bottom end.
A 2 bolt main with cast crank motor can take a good amount of...
01-28-2019, 01:00 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 16,450
Posted By OldCarBum

Very nice. I hope my chassis aqnd drive train...

Very nice.
I hope my chassis aqnd drive train look as good when I do my body off resto/mod.
01-21-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,820
Posted By OldCarBum

I called Tom's and talked with his wife. At...

I called Tom's and talked with his wife.
At this time they are not building units, however they are still producing and selling the parts that made their rear diff's so good.
They recommended both...
Forum: C3 General
01-21-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 12,476
Posted By OldCarBum

Impressive as always.

Impressive as always.
Forum: C3 General
01-18-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3,751
Views: 286,136
Posted By OldCarBum

Ordered my new GForce Cross member for my 73,...

Ordered my new GForce Cross member for my 73, 496, TKO-600 build.
This will allow me to run a 3" exhaust system all the way to the mufflers.
More parts, moving forward.
Planning rear end...
Forum: C3 General
01-18-2019, 12:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 392
Posted By OldCarBum

I threw the block over my shoulder and figured...

I threw the block over my shoulder and figured with the TSA out on furlough, I could walk on the plane and toss it up in the carry-on bin.
I even told the flight attendant it was a hand delivery to...
01-12-2019, 03:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 688
Posted By OldCarBum

You might want to look at the vent tubes for a...

You might want to look at the vent tubes for a marine Holley. The tubes are shorter and actually bend 180 degrees so the top of the tube faces downward so any fuel in the vent tubes dumps back into...
Forum: C3 General
01-10-2019, 02:18 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,690
Posted By OldCarBum

Nope. I've had Harley's and sport bikes with...

Nope.
I've had Harley's and sport bikes with modified exhaust, and numerous vehicles over the years with headers and good quality mufflers.
I've never had a problem.
My boats were drag runners...
Forum: C3 General
01-06-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 459
Posted By OldCarBum

It is much tighter with the PB Booster and...

It is much tighter with the PB Booster and anything much taller than stock won't fit, let alone allow clearance for removal.
I've seen some tall fabricated valve covers that look like they might fit...
Forum: C3 General
01-04-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,015
Posted By OldCarBum

Really cool. I can't see anyone not liking it,...

Really cool.
I can't see anyone not liking it, because it could be anything.
It doesn't look like a C2 or a C3.
The original was cool and you improved on it.
Can you supply some 360 degree photos?
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