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06-03-2021, 05:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,989
Posted By BigBlockMark

I still keep 5 ads on Racing Junk all the time....

I still keep 5 ads on Racing Junk all the time. Mostly parts I have bought and not used or some of my friends good parts they don't need. Mild success. I have 1 new engine and one rebuilt engine on...
02-18-2021, 05:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 12,778
Posted By BigBlockMark

I would consult a well known custom carb builder...

I would consult a well known custom carb builder and have him spec and build you carbs. Less grief in the long run. Mark Whitener in Orlando Florida is who I recommend. Just google jmarkaudio. He...
02-11-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,244
Posted By BigBlockMark

I would go to the classified section.Then at the...

I would go to the classified section.Then at the bottom of the page is the contact info for Racing Junk classifieds. Under general questions, email and ask if it can be retrieved. I have asked...
01-28-2021, 05:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,498
Posted By BigBlockMark

This will not be seen by Racing Junk management...

This will not be seen by Racing Junk management here. Go to the classifieds and at the bottom of the page is contact info. Send an email to that and they will reply.
Forum: Engine Tech
11-24-2020, 05:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,569
Posted By BigBlockMark

To do it with a 4.250" base bore engine, +.060",...

To do it with a 4.250" base bore engine, +.060", and a 4.250" stroke crank it will be tough. 850 HP is a more reasonable expectation if limited to 24 degree head or limited intake and carb size. Lots...
09-04-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,609
Posted By BigBlockMark

Van you edit your ad and say SOLD?

Van you edit your ad and say SOLD?
06-16-2020, 04:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,989
Posted By BigBlockMark

I looked at your ad, Not much to complain about....

I looked at your ad, Not much to complain about. Good pictures, lots of high quality parts, well thought out and sorted out. If I wanted a 10 second car, yours would be a good choice. I even like the...
Forum: Engine Tech
06-15-2020, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,171
Posted By BigBlockMark

Don't use the BBC pump. Call Melling tech and...

Don't use the BBC pump. Call Melling tech and they will recommend the correct SBC pump for your project. The slip collar MSD distributor is a good idea for any build. It allows you to align the...
06-10-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,724
Posted By BigBlockMark

They do glue radials because you cannot screw...

They do glue radials because you cannot screw them, but I don't know what they use. You could go to the "Yellow Bullet" Forum and ask there.
06-10-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 9,962
Posted By BigBlockMark

You can go to the bottom of the ad page and click...

You can go to the bottom of the ad page and click on the "Contact General Questions" email and ask there.
06-10-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,367
Posted By BigBlockMark

Curious how he refunded the deposit? Did he send...

Curious how he refunded the deposit? Did he send back in the same form as you sent him or a personal check?If a check has it cleared and been more than a month? Possible new type scam?

As far as...
06-09-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,989
Posted By BigBlockMark

I have sold a few race items on Craig's List over...

I have sold a few race items on Craig's List over the winter and spring. I have sold over 150 items on Racing Junk over the years, mainly carburetors I have rebuilt, but also 2 race cars. I hear...
06-07-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 8,724
Posted By BigBlockMark

If you try it and they leak, you can have the...

If you try it and they leak, you can have the holes welded up easily.
06-07-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,980
Posted By BigBlockMark

I have been told that if you play along and let...

I have been told that if you play along and let them send you a check, and you deposit or cash it, you can be charged with check fraud.
Forum: Electrical
06-02-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 11,715
Posted By BigBlockMark

If you wire 2 12 volt batteries in series you...

If you wire 2 12 volt batteries in series you will get 24 volts. Just not necessary.
05-30-2020, 05:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,980
Posted By BigBlockMark

If you do not list ANY phone number to call, the...

If you do not list ANY phone number to call, the scammers won't text you. Make them use the Racing Junk message.
Forum: Electrical
05-26-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 11,715
Posted By BigBlockMark

It is not common to use 24 volts for a race car...

It is not common to use 24 volts for a race car It is common to use 2 12 volt batteries in parallel. If that does not work, you have other issues. Also I would have your present battery load cell...
Forum: Electrical
04-29-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 10,985
Posted By BigBlockMark

I would not put the relays near the battery. I...

I would not put the relays near the battery. I would put the relays near the device being powered. It is common to have a large capacity wire from the battery to a junction post near the starter and...
04-17-2020, 06:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,942
Posted By BigBlockMark

I only take cash in person.I have the marking pen...

I only take cash in person.I have the marking pen that can detect counterfeit bills. If it is a deal where I am sending the item thru UPS, I have the buyer send United States Postal Money Order(s)....
04-16-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,942
Posted By BigBlockMark

Scam. Sent check without coming to look at the...

Scam. Sent check without coming to look at the car in person? Check will be returned bad within 3 weeks. If you send him your money, you will be scammed. Wait and see. Even if it is not a scam, it is...
02-28-2020, 07:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,777
Posted By BigBlockMark

Did the bank cash the check and then about 2...

Did the bank cash the check and then about 2 weeks later it came back?
02-10-2020, 05:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,290
Posted By BigBlockMark

Yep. 99% of any buyers who actually are...

Yep. 99% of any buyers who actually are interested in your car from looking at an ad, will call you in person, come look at the car in person, agree on payment method to suit you, and pick up the car...
12-25-2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,465
Posted By BigBlockMark

If you have not, I suggest you contact Racing...

If you have not, I suggest you contact Racing Junk directly on the ad pages. At the bottom of every page there is a contact email. I have sent questions and received answers several times.
12-08-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,439
Posted By BigBlockMark

Yes, a windage tray is normally used on any...

Yes, a windage tray is normally used on any performance SBC. If your oil pan does not have it's own built in windage tray, then ARP studs with extensions for a add on tray are what you want....
11-19-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,122
Posted By BigBlockMark

Text are first sign of possible scam. They may be...

Text are first sign of possible scam. They may be overseas. If they are interested enough, legit, and in the USA, they will call you.
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