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    Boz1911

    Boz's 33

    Those are for the 557 econo-motor I'm building. The block is probably ready but I'm not. The 33 has priority.

    Boz1911 Yesterday, 07:29 PM Go to last post
    Boz1911

    Boz's 33

    Thanks Evan, wish I had some of the custom touches yours does, I do have some ideas floating around though. I did get my paperwork filled out for my title

    Boz1911 Yesterday, 07:27 PM Go to last post
    esff32

    Boz's 33

    All I can say is Wow Boz. It looks incredible. Nice job. I wish you were able to get it out to HB so I could see it in person. Well done.

    esff32 Yesterday, 07:19 PM Go to last post
    wallace18

    Boz's 33

    Boy! those are some serious cylinder heads for sure.

    wallace18 Yesterday, 07:02 PM Go to last post
    Tim Whittaker

    Upper Ball Joints

    Thanks Tom. That's the same conclusion I came to when I developed the bump steer kit we offer for existing racks.

    Tim Whittaker Yesterday, 04:10 PM Go to last post
    Tom Veale

    Upper Ball Joints

    Hi Tim, Yes, the further the inner pivot point of the rack is from the steering arm, the less relative motion it has when the suspension is compressed

    Tom Veale Yesterday, 03:06 PM Go to last post
    Boz1911

    Boz's 33

    Final assembly is a slow go but I try to accomplish something every day. I have to admit I hate wiring and the harness I made for the gauges really isn't

    Boz1911 Yesterday, 12:57 PM Go to last post
    Tim Whittaker

    Upper Ball Joints

    Tom,

    Interested in knowing more about the rack.

    Unless I'm mistaken, if the pivot points for the inner tie rods is further apart

    Tim Whittaker Yesterday, 09:15 AM Go to last post
    myjones

    sockit

    82 here Sat 28 here Mon so we are bouncing around too. I just noticed a new vendor making custom socks for the hot side turbos and I think I will just

    myjones 04-15-2014, 03:23 PM Go to last post
    Tom Veale

    Muffler Change

    Hi DB, Yes, we considered putting a cross-over pipe downstream of the mufflers, too. I have the rear exhaust on my car. However, most of what I have read

    Tom Veale 04-15-2014, 11:56 AM Go to last post
    Tom Veale

    Upper Ball Joints

    We used a 1976 GMC Truck upper ball joint. NAPA part # 260-1343. It's for their K1500 1/2 ton 4 WD Pickup. This part has a larger diameter tapered shank

    Tom Veale 04-15-2014, 09:37 AM Go to last post
    myjones

    Upper Ball Joints

    The early mustang/any ford from the coil over the upper arm era has joints designed to work in compression load. After seeing a picture awhile back where

    myjones 04-14-2014, 06:50 AM Go to last post
    erlihemi

    Upper Ball Joints

    Now you guys have my attention! I haven't started playing with the front suspension yet since I STILL DON'T HAVE MY SPINDLES! Why F5 would put mopar

    erlihemi 04-13-2014, 07:50 PM Go to last post
    Boz1911

    Boz's 33

    Nothing fancy just some plates like so. Had to make a little spacer for the trunk rod after carpet was installed.

    I'm glad to be on this

    Boz1911 04-13-2014, 06:15 PM Go to last post
    esff32

    Boz's 33

    Sounds good. I would like to see what you come up with for those areas.

    esff32 04-12-2014, 08:04 PM Go to last post
    Boz1911

    Boz's 33

    Thanks Tom and Evan. I'm working on interior panels now to cover some holes like the door hinge mount area, the excess holes by the seat belt mounts and

    Boz1911 04-12-2014, 07:30 PM Go to last post
    wallace18

    Boz's 33

    Really looking good Boz! way to go!

    wallace18 04-12-2014, 01:50 PM Go to last post
    myjones

    one for all

    Tom
    Since you are trying to keep factory ride height and cure a known problem it makes sense that others will want to do the same thing. You could

    myjones 04-12-2014, 10:29 AM Go to last post
    Tom Veale

    Upper Ball Joints

    Hi FWS, The Mopar style joint seemed to wear quickly and get noisy. Part of the reason is the wearing face of the socket is in the lower part of the joint.

    Tom Veale 04-12-2014, 07:51 AM Go to last post
    Tom Veale

    Upper Ball Joints

    Hi DB,
    "Does your new joint grease from the top?"
    This one still has a grease fitting on top, so we'll have to figure out how to

    Tom Veale 04-12-2014, 07:49 AM Go to last post

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