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Forum: Help
11-17-2014, 11:38 PM
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Hi, Not sure where you are located, but about...

Hi,
Not sure where you are located, but about the only place you will get this type of header built will be either Lemons Headers, or a chassis shop or a local guy. I have a tall deck and I...
08-17-2011, 01:40 PM
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Views: 1,004
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Thankyou :D
08-17-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,004
Posted By elkymann

Where is the article that Ed from ED-VANCED ENGINES go?????

I am looking for all that info that Ed wrote for the moderators back in March of 2007 about 4 link basics, anyone know where or how to get to it? I want to send a friend to read it all, thanks.
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Forum: Transmission
04-02-2011, 03:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,764
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Hey guys,

I know one thing, if your front suspension is NOT set up correctly per your power and weight ratio of the chassis, you could have the most expensive trans, t-brake, fluid and parts...
Forum: Transmission
04-02-2011, 03:23 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,324
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I currently ran a JW 9" 5000 conv. behind my 505 bbc and when I hit one of them calculators online, it showed me I had -37% slippage :shock:

Do to my ignorance about converters, I have been doing...
Forum: Engine Tech
12-28-2010, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
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Yep, Competition Products.com :D
Forum: Engine Tech
12-28-2010, 04:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By elkymann

CVR Billet wet sump oil pumps, anyone have experience with..

Anybody have any experience with CVR's billet wet sump oil pumps at all? They look like pretty nice parts, but do they work well?
Thanks :wink:

John
06-08-2010, 03:35 PM
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Views: 441
Posted By elkymann

Any Elcamino guys with big blocks & 4 links on here???

I could use a little help on setting my I/C up on my 72 Elky, 4 link backhalf with 14 x 32 tires and a 505 bbc in front of a glide with a 4.88 gear. Where do some of you guys have your I/C's set up...
Forum: Show Off
02-16-2010, 04:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 691
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Vic,

Thanks so much for having the desire to search this vehicle out and finally be able to own it. You have done a very nice job on the resto., and the et's are dropping like Ken's competors...
01-30-2010, 04:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,561
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I have been reading this thread and well, I gotta tell you all(which many of you already know) it's all about flowwwwwww! What works on one, may not work on another!

My cyl. head guy, did a Team...
12-25-2009, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,355
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You know, I have always wanted to get back into shooting guns since my time in the military, but since I have been a dedicated drag racer, guns didn't fit into the racing budget, or were they legal...
12-25-2009, 08:55 AM
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Andy, I would kill to have your balance point on MY chassis :D , but another way to help keep that front end down like these guys mentioned is to add some front end weight to the farthest most front...
12-23-2009, 06:22 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,312
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The Elkyteam of John & Linda want to wish all of you racers male & female to have a safe and Happy Holiday season this year. I hope that you all get what you wanted, either those hot item car parts,...
12-23-2009, 05:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 940
Posted By elkymann

Re: has any one else been scamd bye the user ONEWAYJAY

I know right where there shop is, too bad I am not a gun owner as they guys need to own up to there responsibilities when they make deals with other car guys.

Did you ever get your crank??? or...
Forum: Electrical
12-11-2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,291
Posted By elkymann

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Some things many guys don't know about these newer tachs is,
1. when they install them in there street car with stock wiring and a radio.
2. use an MSD ignition box.
3. Use a crank trigger

This...
12-01-2009, 03:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,226
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What's up Mr. bjuiceman :D if your going to run with a 1000 ponies why not just run an electric pump like a Magnafuel 500 or a BG 400 and be done with the game playin???? both pumps will support...
12-01-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,475
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Well, a few things to check for here;
1. float levels, engine running on level ground, yeah I know everybody does it!!! but on a Proform carb the fuel should be right at the bottom of the plug...
08-22-2009, 03:47 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,217
Posted By elkymann

Video needed for tuning

If you could get some video on your roadster that you could see what the rear of the body/chassis is doing, you can start the learning curve to getting this into the 1.30ft range pretty quickly.
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Forum: Engine Tech
08-20-2009, 11:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,991
Posted By elkymann

Re: BBC 496 BUILD

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Thats just it though. To have a set of 781/049 heads worked over in porting, bigger valves/seats, and to have the port material removed to accommodate the additional airflow for the...
08-15-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,892
Posted By elkymann

Carb change

Well, here is what I would do, I would put the stock box size jets in it, turn all the idle screws in until they stop and then back them all out 1.5 turns, turn your idle screw out until it is off...
Forum: Engine Tech
08-15-2009, 10:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,991
Posted By elkymann

Re: BBC 496 BUILD

Well, here's my take on it, if you will be driving it on the street mostly, you won't want rectangle port heads as you will hardly get up to the rpm's to use the power, so with that being said, you...
Forum: Engine Tech
08-05-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 890
Posted By elkymann

THANKS

YEP, THAT'S IT, THANKS A BUNCH ONEBADGMC AND YOU DO HAVE ONE BAD GMC TOO :D
Forum: Engine Tech
08-05-2009, 06:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,385
Posted By elkymann

Re: Ultradyne Cams???

Seems your question never really got answered so here goes my best shot. Harold has his own designe obviously that worked, and still works today, and many companies have gotten help from him in the...
Forum: Engine Tech
08-04-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,385
Posted By elkymann

One of the best

Like it says in the title, in my opinion, one of the best cam guru's around, U.D. Harold can make magic with steel hands down. Fast closing ramps yet controlled, and I make a ton of power with my UD...
Forum: Engine Tech
08-04-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 890
Posted By elkymann

Where is that topic at????

Hey guys, remember a topic on spark plugs on here? I can't seem to find it now, and it had links to other sites and columns with color pitcures of plugs and info as well, any help would be really...
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