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07-13-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By gkull

The solid front diff mount doesn't allow for...

The solid front diff mount doesn't allow for drive line vertical movement under power. so you have to determine correct angles when setting it up. there is a few degrees of lee way, but what...
07-13-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,050
Posted By gkull

I use a custom made aluminum disk made to the...

I use a custom made aluminum disk made to the thickness that I needed for a correct angle on the differential snubber. I also have a modified mount.


First I would like to write down some known...
06-28-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 986
Posted By gkull

So I don't have to figure out the pictures again....

So I don't have to figure out the pictures again. I posted picture of the bypass under the filler plugged and sealant around it to hold it in. If your oil pressure exceeds the pump spring check...
06-15-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,696
Posted By gkull

Sorry, but you need to rethink what actually...

Sorry, but you need to rethink what actually contacts the cam lobe. It's the big end of the rod right at the rod bolt thread end against the heel or base circle of the cam

So it is not the...
06-12-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 742
Posted By gkull

What are the specs of the original and what are...

What are the specs of the original and what are you going to
06-09-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By gkull

Just look through the rod catalog and find the...

Just look through the rod catalog and find the rods with the same larger cruise diameter and slightly larger small step diameter

It will lean out. WOT give you more power and keep your plugs clean...
05-27-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 761
Posted By gkull

Daytona sensor would be great if you are drag...

Daytona sensor would be great if you are drag racing. I Use the Crane HI6 R which is a nice sequential rev limiter multi spark box that installs with water proof jacks. so if you suspect a...
05-21-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,194
Posted By gkull

The new 79 L82 I bought was pretty, but not a...

The new 79 L82 I bought was pretty, but not a performance car. Really a disappointment. They are a good base to start with compared to the Camaros that I have owned
05-21-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By gkull

Boring a block used to be about $150. Pistons...

Boring a block used to be about $150. Pistons are the same price. If everything is is done the same and you go from 415 to 421 HP is the same, but you gain about 8 foot pounds of tq.
05-21-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By gkull

I've never seen that problem. My advice is to...

I've never seen that problem. My advice is to talk to your cam manufacturer and keep your bc diameter as big as possible
05-21-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By gkull

Someone PM'ed me about Small Base Circle cams question?

If you have big H beam rods a small base circle cam is a must. Oh I dug out an old post of mine from last year.


To the poster. I'd do my own research of what other people used for parts and...
05-20-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
Posted By gkull

I'm a firm believer in Annular boosters! :) As...

I'm a firm believer in Annular boosters! :) As to the Edelbrock jetting PDF. The jetting choices are terrible and the percentage of changes is often 4% or more. So when I first started working...
05-14-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,004
Posted By gkull

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c3-tech-perfo...

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c3-tech-performance/4272461-ball-joints-the-easy-way.html

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c3-tech-performance/3438485-question-on-replacing-a-arms.html
05-09-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By gkull

Ball Joints the easy way!

I had a little slop in how my Vette felt while driving. So I bought Moog ball joints at Summit Racing. The big C-clamp is for the tie rod ends because it doesn't have an attachment big enough to go...
05-08-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,786
Posted By gkull

Have you ever actually driven something with 11...

Have you ever actually driven something with 11 or higher? I have 2.87 X 4.11= 11.7957. You can exceed 40 mph in first gear, so you are not going to be shifting in one car length

It's...
05-07-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,786
Posted By gkull

One of the forum members installed 4.30 rear...

One of the forum members installed 4.30 rear gearing with his 6 speed because of the .5 OD to make 6th gear usable on the freeways. He actually considered a 4.56 rear end. I have had 4.11 rear end...
05-02-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By gkull

Another idea for a ridged rear end bar!

Bar from bottom of diff spring mount forward. Lots of attention to detail. Drag vette 1/2 shaft cages required by NHRA. Note aluminum disks on each end of the diff cross-m? They are for solid...
05-02-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,120
Posted By gkull

I left out Two pics ...

I left out Two pics

https://i.postimg.cc/50cP0SvS/Vette-Rollcage002.jpg

https://i.postimg.cc/9MGLqwY5/Vette-Rollcage003.jpg
04-29-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By gkull

C-3 Vettes use a so called short water pump with...

C-3 Vettes use a so called short water pump with a 3/4 inch shaft size. So the pump pulley has a bigger center hole than a stock Gen 1 type motor.

Hope this helped!
04-26-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By gkull

You can use the original plate as a jig for...

You can use the original plate as a jig for mounting bolt holes and then you just tack up the caliper mounting nuts to get the final fit before welding the nuts in place.
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04-11-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 695
Posted By gkull

It also comes in brushed aluminum

It also comes in brushed aluminum
04-11-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 695
Posted By gkull

This is what I have ...

This is what I have

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/pwm-17294/
04-05-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By gkull

You can look up online non intercooled boost...

You can look up online non intercooled boost pressure and static compression ratio. those tiny blowers don't put out much in the way of boost. You can add a timing boost activated retard box. ...
04-05-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 587
Posted By gkull

I have never understood the logic behind worrying...

I have never understood the logic behind worrying about things that you use the least. How much time are you ever in first gear compared to top gear. So when you do all your calculations just...
04-04-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By gkull

Because of my 13 inch rear wheels added about 9...

Because of my 13 inch rear wheels added about 9 inches to my rear track width compared to a stock 79. My fronts added 4 inches.

335 width tires

https://i.postimg.cc/pLzWP0Vy/335s001.jpg[/url]
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