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    Yesterday, 08:52 PM
    Once had a house with a garage that was huge. The man who built the house has a 16' boat and you could pull it in and close the door. I was spoiled...
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    Yesterday, 08:36 PM
    Looking good, Joel. Can't wait to see the finished product. Dave
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    Yesterday, 08:15 PM
    Thanks Paul.... And Paul aka Edwardb, I picked up the Mobile One M1-113 and it fits. The FORD FL500S filter was about 3/4" longer and wouldn't...
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    Yesterday, 08:06 PM
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    Yesterday, 08:05 PM
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    Yesterday, 03:06 PM
    Papa replied to a thread Fi Tech Go EFI in Roadster
    You may want to consider getting some 4 into 1 into 4 headers to get your O2 sensor closer to the heads and still sample the full bank.
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    Yesterday, 02:25 PM
    Just started to charge my oil. Problem is, I was told the engine is the same as a Mustang. That new filter is a Ford FL500S, and it hits the frame....
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    Yesterday, 11:04 AM
    Ducky2009 replied to a thread Flaring tool in Roadster
    Yes they need flared. As others have said, use a different tube. I used steel brake lines. ALSO: The wire connectors are two different sizes...
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    Yesterday, 10:24 AM
    Ducky2009 replied to a thread Flaring tool in Roadster
    If you're wanting to flare the chrome tubes that come with the wiper kit, good luck. Several people, including myself, have tried with no success. ...
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    03-19-2019, 11:09 PM
    John, PM sent. I'll buy it from you. Thanks, David
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    03-19-2019, 04:50 PM
    Again, depending on the track requirements.... You'll probably need a STEEL bellhousing. Quicktime brand is popular. They sell two versions,...
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    03-19-2019, 07:07 AM
    Papa replied to a thread Best Engine? in Roadster
    Jeff, I suspect you will get a ton of responses, but the last post to this thread was five years ago! 😁 Dave
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    03-19-2019, 06:36 AM
    Papa replied to a thread CNC Triple in Want To Buy - Parts
    Here's a nice option if CNC isn't available. https://www.scottshotrods.com/remote-reservoirs/
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    03-17-2019, 04:42 PM
    Papa replied to a thread Carpeting in Roadster
    5 Yards is about 67-1/2 square feet. The fabric bolts are 54" wide and you get 15' x 54" for a 5 yard order.
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    03-17-2019, 12:33 PM
    I have a GoPro Hero 5 Session and it works very well. Not a lot of bells and whistles and you can't use it and charge it at the same time (well you...
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    03-17-2019, 11:10 AM
    Papa replied to a thread Carpeting in Roadster
    I bought my carpet from here: https://www.hifisoundconnection.com/_search.php?page=1&q=trunk+liner They have several varieties to choose from...
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    03-17-2019, 10:03 AM
    Papa replied to a thread Carpeting in Roadster
    Here is a picture of my trunk with the material I used. I didn't use any sound insulation under it, just bare aluminum.
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    03-16-2019, 06:39 PM
    Steve, We're on the mend. Like Bob said in an earlier post, this is Colorado. The roads clear quickly once the sun comes out and a plow goes...
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    03-16-2019, 05:06 PM
    If you can't find any fresh ice down there, I know where you can get all you want.
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    03-16-2019, 05:03 PM
    Papa added 6 photo(s) to album Non-Build
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    03-16-2019, 03:27 PM
    Papa replied to a thread Carpeting in Roadster
    I used 3M77 spray adhesive and it works well. If you want a bit more "hold", use 3M90. Others have used marine carpet glue, which may afford even...
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    03-16-2019, 12:52 PM
    Papa replied to a thread Air compressor choice? in Roadster
    Keep in mind that most of the 110V compressors require a 20amp (12awg) circuit to run properly, so if all you have are 15amp (14awg) outlets found in...
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    03-16-2019, 10:00 AM
    Papa replied to a thread Carpeting in Roadster
    I think the provided carpet looks fine installed, but there are certainly higher quality options available. If you want to go that route, use the...
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    03-15-2019, 08:22 PM
    The gauge has to be powered when calibrating. Check power at the gauge. Do you see that gauge needle sweep when yo turn the key to the on position?
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    03-15-2019, 02:23 PM
    Dealing with the doldrums here in Jackson. Not that I don't have plenty to do, but as you can tell from my LACK of updating I have not been able to...
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