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  1. 65stanger

    65stanger big blue fuzzy closet monster Founding Member

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    Ahhhhhhh......My first day off from work this week! Took a little nap this afternoon, then spent two hours wire wheel / brushing sally's "new" rear end. Got 98% of the heavy crud off, in the next day or two I'm gonna borrow my neighbor's power washer and finish the job before I metal prep and POR15 it.

    In my packages the other evening were sally's new "legs" to go with her new shoes.....rear leafs, front coils, KYBs, rear drum rebuild kits.........I might have her rear ready to go under her before the weather will cooperate enough for me to start working on her front clip again! (Rain Delay Today!)
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    HELL YEAH!!!!! I FINALLY FINISHED PAINTING MY ENGINE BAY TODAY!!!!!!!!!!! AND DAMN IT LOOKS GREAT!!!!! I ALSO ORDERED MY HYDRAULIC CLUTCH AND OTHER COMPONENTS TO FINALLY DROP IN THE ENGINE SOON!!!!! THANKS TO RONSTANG I WILL HAVE A FLYWHEEL IN A COUPLE DAYS SO I CAN BALANCE MY ROTATING ASSEMBLY!!!! MY FIRST PROJECT WILL BE DONE BY THE END OF MAY IM SO EXCITED!!!!!!



    Sorry to go on so long I just feel GREAT!!!!
     
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    No kidding. What really sealed it was finding out yesterday that the crank was 020/020 undersized.

    Other than that I've been busting my hump reassembling the old 302 to back in my '89. Took two hours to literally chisel the intake gaskets off the heads
     
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  4. 65stanger

    65stanger big blue fuzzy closet monster Founding Member

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    Excited.....really? We couldn't tell!;):D

    It is a great feeling tho', the first time you climb in, turn the key and crank her over!:nice:
     
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    I will resize and get some pics up today for y'all.
     
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    Realmongo I prefer to be called "Evil Genius" Founding Member

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    Fritz-

    I am really surprised you did not just drive up there and save yourself a ton of shipping costs.

    :bang:

     
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    Realmongo I prefer to be called "Evil Genius" Founding Member

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    Looks real good so far!

    :nice:

     
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    But would he be able to fit it all in the Mafia Staff Car? :shrug:
     
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    lol, I bolted my Throttle body on, then got distracted and havent touched the car in two weeks. I suck.
     
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    65stanger big blue fuzzy closet monster Founding Member

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    An order that size there are no shipping costs! :banana: :banana: :banana:
    I mailed the order in on Monday, and it was delivered Thursday! :banana: :banana: :banana:
     
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    65stanger big blue fuzzy closet monster Founding Member

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    Gee......I thought you were BLOWN!?!?:scratch:
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    He was, but then he felt sleepy shortly after and some one came and took it. :rolleyes:
     
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    Realmongo I prefer to be called "Evil Genius" Founding Member

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    Can't argue with that logic!

    :nice:

     
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    hungrymonkey White by Birth, Trash By Choice Founding Member

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    I think I prefer to have $10,000 worth of lawn art. And drive a $3000 beater.

    So, No. I havent worked on my car lately
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    Actually, I have more free time lately. So I will probably start prepping the motors to stuff into my truck and car.
    I havent found the motivation button yet. :(
     
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  16. 65stanger

    65stanger big blue fuzzy closet monster Founding Member

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    So that's what those three items are! I thought they were planters!:doh:
     
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    hungrymonkey White by Birth, Trash By Choice Founding Member

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    upscale rodent housing
     
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    Just picked up the shortened Driveshaft for COBRASK8. A whopping 10 1/2 inches long!

    Dash wiring is also done!

    [​IMG]

    Getting there............
     
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  19. hungrymonkey

    hungrymonkey White by Birth, Trash By Choice Founding Member

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    you have a small driveshaft
     
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  20. 65stanger

    65stanger big blue fuzzy closet monster Founding Member

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    awwwww, man.....don't you know you're not supposed to comment on the size of another guy's shaft?:nonono:
    Besides, it's not the size, it's the motion! :rlaugh:
     
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