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10-15-2015, 11:02 AM
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Views: 743
Posted By TheEngineer

Cool Have you checked that website called...

Have you checked that website called racingjunk.com? And, searched in the used trailer section? I hear it's a pretty darn good website!
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10-15-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,777
Posted By TheEngineer

I'm not too far from Marlow, OK and have several...

I'm not too far from Marlow, OK and have several friends who live there and I'm in Marlow occasionally! Do you have a name of this person? I'm also a Vietnam era vet! You can PM me if you like.
10-15-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,187
Posted By TheEngineer

Thumbs down From the semantics alone (really weird wording),...

From the semantics alone (really weird wording), you can tell this person isn't a legitimate buyer!
10-01-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,229
Posted By TheEngineer

I didn't enter into any deal with this person, as...

I didn't enter into any deal with this person, as the texts he sent didn't sound like a legitimate buyer (i.e., very strange semantics)! I replied back and said; "you sound like a scammer to me"...
09-06-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,229
Posted By TheEngineer

Scammer phone number; 304-470-7293?

I listed a set of used Dexter electric trailer brakes here on RJ, then get some texts from this number. From the wording of the texts, I could see immediately this wasn't a real buyer. Anyone else...
06-22-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,127
Posted By TheEngineer

http://www.fraud.org/scams/general-fraud/fake-chec...

http://www.fraud.org/scams/general-fraud/fake-check-scams
04-01-2015, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By TheEngineer

Also, the 3.875" stroke SBC crank is also...

Also, the 3.875" stroke SBC crank is also common.
12-17-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,337
Posted By TheEngineer

/\ That is some good advice from Mark! If he is...

/\ That is some good advice from Mark! If he is an established racer at SGMP, the local racers will know him and the good, or bad aspects of his dealings. Also, he may not be trying to scam you, he...
12-11-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,364
Posted By TheEngineer

I haven't seen one of the Crickets at the tracks...

I haven't seen one of the Crickets at the tracks in Oklahoma, or Texas, don't believe anyone around here has one just yet. But, I plan to check them out when I finally see one! Also, post some...
12-09-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,364
Posted By TheEngineer

The attach link is a photo of my Silverado 2500...

The attach link is a photo of my Silverado 2500 HD, 4-WD with Duramax and Allison 6-Spd auto, 24ft Pace GT Shadow enclose trailer (28" OAL), with my golf cart pit vehicle and trailer (double tow)....
12-04-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,662
Posted By TheEngineer

Curtis, I’m running PAC titanium retainers, w/...

Curtis,
I’m running PAC titanium retainers, w/ 10 degree locks and knock-on-wood; those retainers have held-up really well. My closed seat pressure is 240 and open is 625. Also, I’ve run my...
12-03-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,662
Posted By TheEngineer

Curtis, It sounds like you've got a lot of...

Curtis,

It sounds like you've got a lot of work to get done off-season! Good luck with everything!

Warren
11-26-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,662
Posted By TheEngineer

Curtis, are you doing any upgrades to your car...

Curtis, are you doing any upgrades to your car off-season? Boyd's is making really good progress on my engine. It is already bored/honed, crankshaft polished/installed and the short-block is...
11-24-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,662
Posted By TheEngineer

Curtis, I've heard them called a, "pecker...

Curtis, I've heard them called a, "pecker stretcher" in the Pro-Mod arena! LOL!
Forum: Engine Tech
12-30-2013, 04:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 622
Posted By TheEngineer

http://www.yellowbullet.com/forum/showthread.php?t...

http://www.yellowbullet.com/forum/showthread.php?t=463494
Forum: Engine Tech
12-24-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,249
Posted By TheEngineer

This is what I found on the Holley website,...

This is what I found on the Holley website, contained in their Dominator instructions.

Inclusion of this circuit was required as a means of obtaining a smooth transition from the idle to the main...
Forum: Engine Tech
12-16-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,249
Posted By TheEngineer

Re: 2 circuit

Very good info!!! I noticed they show the 3-circuit for the 1x4, single carb application! My gut feeling is to go with the 3-circuit for my application.
Forum: Engine Tech
12-16-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,249
Posted By TheEngineer

I’m currently running a 1000 CFM, 4150 Race...

I’m currently running a 1000 CFM, 4150 Race Demon (not sure it actually flows the rated 1000 CFM), which was built just before Barry Grant when out-of-business (maybe 2010). Additionally, I’m...
Forum: Engine Tech
12-14-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,249
Posted By TheEngineer

Carbs are quite simple, and when they are...

Carbs are quite simple, and when they are calibrated and sized correctly they work as they were designed. It's when they are plundered by those that think they understand them that it becomes an...
Forum: Engine Tech
12-04-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,249
Posted By TheEngineer

Thanks Curtis, I've already signed up!

Thanks Curtis, I've already signed up!
Forum: Engine Tech
12-03-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,249
Posted By TheEngineer

2-circuit, or 3-circuit Gen-3 Ultra Dominator?

I'm planning on getting one of the new Gen-3 Ultra Dominators (1050 CFM) for my 427 CI, SBC drag race engine which makes about 660 HP at the crank. And, I'm not sure if I should go with the...
Forum: Engine Tech
05-10-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,060
Posted By TheEngineer

/\ /\ /\ I've also got the old Sears timing...

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I've also got the old Sears timing light! I'm not completely sure how accurate it is, but it is repeatable and reliable! :mrgreen:
Forum: Engine Tech
05-07-2013, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By TheEngineer

Thanks for the inputs! I have a race this...

Thanks for the inputs!

I have a race this weekend, so I'll get to see if the car picks-up some with the new vacuum pump. The car has been running fast and very consistent this season, with 1.28...
Forum: Engine Tech
05-05-2013, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By TheEngineer

Vacuum Pump Bypass Setting?

I have a stroker SBC 427 race engine with 14.7-1 Compression, wet sump and it turns 7500 RPM. I just installed a Moroso enhanced 3-Vane vacuum pump with a Moroso 22637 relief valve. Internal shims...
11-01-2012, 04:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,133
Posted By TheEngineer

My goal is to run N/A (no juice) solid 5.50s or a...

My goal is to run N/A (no juice) solid 5.50s or a little quicker with my tube cassis car. With the current 427 SBC it will run 5.70s in good air and I typically foot-brake it in the No-E bracket...
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