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Old 01-23-2013, 05:38 AM   #91
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I often lay mine down on the jug to install the skid plate or torque the oil pan bolts.....I know someone else who's flipped it on it's top. Glad you're still keeping us in the loop.


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Old 01-23-2013, 06:40 AM   #92
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It occured to me once, when i broke the shift pawl spring, and I thought "well, I can think of ONE way to shift gears" that was it, though.
They have a tool for that now. Believe it or not:

http://www.wunderlichamerica.com/mot...S/2399541.html
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Old 01-23-2013, 11:14 AM   #93
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They have a tool for that now. Believe it or not:

http://www.wunderlichamerica.com/mot...S/2399541.html
I used one of those to break into my 1977 Nova ... many times. Who knew?
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Old 01-23-2013, 11:20 AM   #94
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Should be able to bend one of those out of some suitable fence wire found lying about almost anywhere
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:00 PM   #95
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Should be able to bend one of those out of some suitable fence wire found lying about almost anywhere
Can't. It's "patented"
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:40 AM   #96
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I often lay mine down on the jug to install the skid plate or torque the oil pan bolts.....I know someone else who's flipped it on it's top. Glad you're still keeping us in the loop.


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Old 01-28-2013, 02:09 PM   #97
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Should be able to bend one of those out of some suitable fence wire found lying about almost anywhere
You only find that stuff in your wheels when you DON'T need it
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Old 01-28-2013, 07:54 PM   #98
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Can't. It's "patented"
Only if I try to sell it You dont want to buy one I made, do you?
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Old 02-07-2013, 09:58 PM   #99
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Wheels back from Woody. R90 rear hub converted to sealed bearings. 17 rear; 19 front. Sealed for tubeless.

Anakee 2 tires. 120 in back.

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DiabloADV screwed with this post 02-07-2013 at 10:49 PM
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Old 02-07-2013, 11:00 PM   #100
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Well, aren't you a fancy fella!

Very, very nice!
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Old 02-07-2013, 11:06 PM   #101
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Old 02-09-2013, 07:50 AM   #102
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Purty. I'm awaiting delivery of the same rims and SS spokes from Buchanan's.
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Old 03-18-2013, 02:57 PM   #103
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ANY NEWS ?
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Old 03-19-2013, 11:16 AM   #104
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ANY NEWS ?
Nope. Sidetracked with a long list of honey-do's...built shed, painted rooms, planted bushes, ...

Should get going on that exhaust system here in the next week or two.
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Old 06-12-2013, 03:03 AM   #105
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