ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 116
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Wreck™
Forum: The Garage 10-30-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,710
Posted By Wreck™
GM oval track engines 602,603,604, used in Spec....

GM oval track engines 602,603,604, used in Spec. classes nationwide.
http://www.speedwaymotors.com/GM-Performance-IMCA-Sealed-CT-350-602-Crate-Engine-IMCA-Approved,67820.html
Forum: Thumpers 07-26-2013, 04:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,330
Posted By Wreck™
Expansion plug, goes inside the end of a tube or...

Expansion plug, goes inside the end of a tube or hole, looks like it came out of a steel part because of the rust. Something similar here.

http://www.mepmfg.com/images/expansionplugs.jpg
Forum: Racing 06-14-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,846
Posted By Wreck™
The NJ State Police have been enforcing safety...

The NJ State Police have been enforcing safety rules since the 60's, they pretty much forced USAC to require roll cages on the champ cars back then.

With recent budget cuts I'm not sure that they...
Forum: Racing 06-14-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,846
Posted By Wreck™
As far as I remember arm restraints in cars that...

As far as I remember arm restraints in cars that don't use window nets have been required by New Jersey State rules since at least 1979 when I started driving.

The NJ State Police have a Motor...
Forum: Racing 06-14-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,846
Posted By Wreck™
Actually window nets are there to keep the...

Actually window nets are there to keep the drivers arms inside the cage. Nascar mandated them in 1970 after Richard Petty's arm was injured in a flip.
...
Forum: Racing 06-14-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,846
Posted By Wreck™
You have to wear arm restraints in NJ. The...

You have to wear arm restraints in NJ.

The Delaware County, PA coroner reported the cause of death as a blunt force neck injury.
...
Forum: Racing 06-14-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,846
Posted By Wreck™
Flemington was where I started driving as a teen...

Flemington was where I started driving as a teen in the late 70's, it's also the only track at which I got upside down. A very fast and unforgiving track it was.

I was there for the ISMA...
Forum: Racing 06-13-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 25,846
Posted By Wreck™
I raced Modifieds at Bridgeport in the 80's &...

I raced Modifieds at Bridgeport in the 80's & 90's and it is a scary fast 5/8 mile track.

Danny Lasosky's time trial lap last night was 16.46 sec. 136.66 MPH
Forum: The Garage 04-30-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 826
Posted By Wreck™
In materials of the same strength a good rule of...

In materials of the same strength a good rule of thumb is a minimum thread engagement length of 1 external thread diameter. The PDF linked reccomends a minimum of 65% of thread diameter.

3mm...
Forum: The Garage 04-15-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,679
Posted By Wreck™
I just had an excellent moment. Anyone...

I just had an excellent moment.

Anyone familiar with polishing stainless, aluminum or brass knows that you use a sewn flannel wheel and a bar of abrasive to charge the wheel, attach wheel to...
Forum: The Garage 04-08-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,372
Posted By Wreck™
McMaster does have them, 3 position momentary,...

McMaster does have them, 3 position momentary, double pole double throw but it has 10 terminals, 7 of which you don't need and may not be the correct physical size.
7246K19...
Forum: The Garage 03-27-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,727
Posted By Wreck™
I have had this Lincoln Idealarc 300 since the...

I have had this Lincoln Idealarc 300 since the early 90's, an excellent machine aside from the fact that it weighs +900 LB's and is 45" tall and 30" W x D

As for the OP's original question, TIG vs...
Forum: The Garage 02-14-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,634
Posted By Wreck™
http://www.uscalibration.com/Portals/0/micrometer....

http://www.uscalibration.com/Portals/0/micrometer.jpeg

This is a precision C-Clamp:D...
Forum: The Garage 02-13-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,456
Posted By Wreck™
The problem with low RON gas for a given...

The problem with low RON gas for a given compression is that it needs exactly zero spark plugs to ignite :D
Forum: The Garage 01-25-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,503
Posted By Wreck™
If this vehicle has a recirculating ball power...

If this vehicle has a recirculating ball power steering box as the year suggests, they are susceptible to trapped air in the system. If possible raise the front wheels off of the ground and turn the...
Forum: The Garage 01-03-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,956
Posted By Wreck™
It's single phase and a VFD would probably cause...

It's single phase and a VFD would probably cause problems with the centrifugal switch and possibly the capacitors.


I just noticed that the change gear for metric threading is missing but suspect...
Forum: The Garage 01-02-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,956
Posted By Wreck™
I just ran a test on it, 3" Diameter 6061 T6,...

I just ran a test on it, 3" Diameter 6061 T6, 1250 RPM (Max), .050" DOC and .006 per rev feed, didn't even slow down much. I also don't have the proper tooling for a machine this small. The only...
Forum: The Garage 01-02-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,956
Posted By Wreck™
A customer gave me this Enco 12 X 36 bench lathe...

A customer gave me this Enco 12 X 36 bench lathe a few months ago and I just got around to building a base for it, been sitting on a shelf in their Maint. shop unused for the last 12-15 years, aside...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-29-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 40,357
Posted By Wreck™
This is an inland river 80 miles from the Coast,...

This is an inland river 80 miles from the Coast, Riverton, NJ Yacht Club at 3:00 PM today

http://i730.photobucket.com/albums/ww307/WreckTM/1029123PM.jpg
Forum: The Garage 08-26-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,130
Posted By Wreck™
[QUOTE=GSWayne;19429459] The 10WR screw is...

[QUOTE=GSWayne;19429459]

The 10WR screw is some kind of double thread, though it has 14 ridges per inch, it advances one inch in 7 turns! That sounds like something tricky to do on the lathe,...
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 1,657
Views: 213,841
Posted By Wreck™
Any time, I'm self employed and can sneak out...

Any time, I'm self employed and can sneak out whenever I want and my shop is only 3/4 of a mile away.

We race every Wed. night until the end of August.
...
Forum: Ride reports 07-31-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1,657
Views: 213,841
Posted By Wreck™
I've just gotten to this page reading this...

I've just gotten to this page reading this thread, excellent work PC.

I am a member of Riverton YC, if you are interested shoot me a PM and I will meet you there and give you the grand tour (such...
Forum: The Garage 07-11-2012, 03:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,614
Posted By Wreck™
Bearing shim rings work well, you may have to...

Bearing shim rings work well, you may have to bore the hub however.

Assuming there is one available for your bearing size.

http://www.mcmaster.com/#bearing-shim-rings/=icvtu1
Forum: The Garage 07-06-2012, 04:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,055
Posted By Wreck™
Cut knurl tooling. ...

Cut knurl tooling.
http://accu-trak.com/holders_cuttype.html
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-18-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 722
Posted By Wreck™
Jimmy who? ...

Jimmy who?

http://www.scaryforkids.com/pics/jersey-devil-02.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-25-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 9,774
Views: 576,825
Posted By Wreck™
Palmyra ordinance, can't open until 1:00 PM on...

Palmyra ordinance, can't open until 1:00 PM on Sundays

Palmyra ordinance, can't open until 1:00 PM on Sundays

:lol3
Forum: The Garage 01-14-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,480
Posted By Wreck™
[QUOTE=Michelangelo;17749849]ok great, then I'm...

[QUOTE=Michelangelo;17749849]ok great, then I'm spot on! QUOTE]

In practice there is a somewhat smaller window of cam position that will keep both intake and exhaust valves on the base circle (so...
Forum: The Garage 01-14-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,480
Posted By Wreck™
The valve or rocker, or in the case of a pushrod...

The valve or rocker, or in the case of a pushrod engine the tappet, must be on the base circle of the lobe.

As can be seen in this exaggerated drawing there is considerable leeway,
the base...
Forum: The Garage 10-06-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,652
Posted By Wreck™
Stainless fastener or plain alloy steel?

Stainless fastener or plain alloy steel?
Forum: The Garage 07-11-2011, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,075
Posted By Wreck™
There is a good chance that the spring and/or...

There is a good chance that the spring and/or poppet are damaged, the poppets are normally some form of PTFE because compressing air creates a good deal of heat.

Let us know what it was.
Forum: The Garage 07-11-2011, 04:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,075
Posted By Wreck™
Unloader valve, it releases the pressure in the...

Unloader valve, it releases the pressure in the line between the compressor exhaust valve and the tank check valve upon shut down so that when it starts there is no pressure against the exhaust...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-01-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9,774
Views: 576,825
Posted By Wreck™
There are 34 bars in Riverside, this may take...

There are 34 bars in Riverside, this may take awhile:freaky
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-30-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 9,774
Views: 576,825
Posted By Wreck™
That is a whole lot of transmission that bike has...

That is a whole lot of transmission that bike has going on there, get back to work already:lol3
Forum: The Garage 01-13-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,138
Posted By Wreck™
It is a single acting cylinder, power up gravity...

It is a single acting cylinder, power up gravity down. There is no seal in the head because there is nothing to seal.

Measure the small diameter on the piston, this is the inside diameter of the...
Forum: The Garage 12-25-2010, 06:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,970
Posted By Wreck™
Dihydrogen monoxide is colorless, odorless,...

Dihydrogen monoxide is colorless, odorless, tasteless, and kills uncounted thousands of people every year. Most of these deaths are caused by accidental inhalation of DHMO, but the dangers of...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-12-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,841
Posted By Wreck™
Don't take the bait. We will be over to...

Don't take the bait.

We will be over to reduce the quantity in your wine cellar in a week or two:clap , the sailboat racing season is OVER.


And take a spin on the that 3 wheeled thingy if...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-01-2010, 04:51 PM
Replies: 9,774
Views: 576,825
Posted By Wreck™
You're a girl, who'd a thunk it? I have...

You're a girl, who'd a thunk it?

I have seen lifeisg00d drive a racecar, and do it well I must say, I could probably beat her on 2 wheels though:lol3

I have pictures.
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2010, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 774
Posted By Wreck™
The M is the is the thread profile, 60 Deg....

The M is the is the thread profile, 60 Deg. included angle (same as a triangular file) and the crests of the external thread are flat as is the root.

Measure the Major Diameter, this will be...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-27-2010, 07:35 AM
Replies: 678
Views: 30,822
Posted By Wreck™
The Lat/Lon is in the URL, but you knew that of...

The Lat/Lon is in the URL, but you knew that of course.

bing.com/maps/?v=2&cp=39.76296787029339~-74.4815998257256&lvl=19&sty=r&where1=Sim%20Place%2C%20NJ...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-17-2010, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 996
Posted By Wreck™
That's the place, they will shear it for you as...

That's the place, they will shear it for you as well.
Showing results 1 to 40 of 116

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:56 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014