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Forum: Builds! 03-21-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 48,966
Posted By DoubleJ
Brakelines

You might want to redo those brakelines out of the M/C, you don't the loops going uphill you want them downhill so you don't trap air in them...that's why GM Ford, etc make them that way.
Forum: Builds! 10-22-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 13,048
Posted By DoubleJ
Great looking project, hope the distributor is in...

Great looking project, hope the distributor is in the right spot!
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 07-03-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,121
Posted By DoubleJ
Glad to hear you got!

Glad to hear you got!
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 07-02-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,121
Posted By DoubleJ
You don't have too much free play from the...

You don't have too much free play from the pushrod into the m/cyl do you? I have run across that before causing the same kind of problem you have. Otherwise I'd try the other master. Hope this helps!
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 07-02-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,121
Posted By DoubleJ
Prop valves don't work as a residual valve,...

Prop valves don't work as a residual valve, residuals are in the m/cyl. Think maybe you have a problem with the rears? I assuming you still have drums on the back...may need adjusting if you still...
Forum: Builds! 04-26-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 1,306
Views: 381,802
Posted By DoubleJ
I have been to Chicago several times, very nice...

I have been to Chicago several times, very nice city IMO with a lot of things to do and see there, and good places to eat also. You gotta get outta the semi to really check it out.
Forum: Builds! 04-26-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 640
Views: 190,766
Posted By DoubleJ
Both projects look fantastic, I have a question...

Both projects look fantastic, I have a question about the wishbone top link you're using. I have seen these being used, primarily on mini trucks and have considered using that on a bobber style truck...
Forum: Builds! 04-03-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,309
Posted By DoubleJ
That is one of the best looking bikes I've ever...

That is one of the best looking bikes I've ever seen, you knocked it WAY out of the park!
Forum: Builds! 03-30-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,757
Posted By DoubleJ
Your fab work does look very good. I'm kind of...

Your fab work does look very good. I'm kind of skeptical on mounting the rack to the axle however. I've seen a couple of Ford coupes that were done like that (but used a buggy spring set up with...
Forum: Engine Q&A! 02-09-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,898
Posted By DoubleJ
That bolt that was in there looks to be quite a...

That bolt that was in there looks to be quite a bit longer than what it should have in it....if that wasn't right what else might be done incorrectly? You should probably inspect it even further.
Forum: Shop/Garage/Tool talk! 01-27-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,399
Posted By DoubleJ
Check out Mittler Bros, Mike is a friend of mine...

Check out Mittler Bros, Mike is a friend of mine and these are the best out there, along with everything else they make.
Forum: Builds! 08-01-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 640
Views: 190,766
Posted By DoubleJ
If your son has any other cars he starts and then...

If your son has any other cars he starts and then wants to scrap or redo, I'd be more than happy to have them! Great work!:D
Forum: Builds! 07-25-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,350
Posted By DoubleJ
Outstanding work...got any more pics of how you...

Outstanding work...got any more pics of how you did your seat? Is it out of something else? Great looking truck!!
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 07-18-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,550
Posted By DoubleJ
We used swedged steel tubes for lower control...

We used swedged steel tubes for lower control arms, trailing arms, strut rods, etc. on stock cars without any failures. I have seen tubing with bungs welded in them fail-because they weren't plug...
Forum: Builds! 07-16-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,887
Posted By DoubleJ
Saw your Buick down in Dewey at the Stray Kat...

Saw your Buick down in Dewey at the Stray Kat 500. Drove my 41 Chevy down and had a great time. That is one mean looking Buick, your other projects are coming along very well also!
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself! 07-15-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,339
Posted By DoubleJ
Welcome, I'm from MO as well and also a GM man....

Welcome, I'm from MO as well and also a GM man. Since you've got equipment and fab skills you're in good shape to build a car. Good luck and have fun!
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 07-15-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
Posted By DoubleJ
The actual spring rate of either your air bag or...

The actual spring rate of either your air bag or conventional springs, the mounting of the shock and springs all play a factor in your ride quality. It looks like you have done a great job on...
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 07-14-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
Posted By DoubleJ
Depending upon which brand you buy determines...

Depending upon which brand you buy determines whether the first number is rebound or compression. Each manufacturer should tell you what is what. Bilstein makes a digressive valved shock that would...
Forum: Builds! 07-13-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 1,017
Views: 187,325
Posted By DoubleJ
We have a shop full of these at my dealership,...

We have a shop full of these at my dealership, they also require a high pressure pump, which looks like a pressure washer pump. They don't work very well up here (in KC) and clog nozzles regularly....
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 07-12-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,353
Posted By DoubleJ
Man thank you so much...I looked at so many...

Man thank you so much...I looked at so many trucks, foreign cars,etc. and totally forgot about Nash. I was hoping someone would know-thanks again![cl
Forum: Transmission, Rear End... Talk & Q&A! 07-04-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,582
Posted By DoubleJ
A '90's up rear end is wider and also is set up...

A '90's up rear end is wider and also is set up for coil springs.
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 07-04-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,353
Posted By DoubleJ
Any idea what make/year COE? I've looked at some...

Any idea what make/year COE? I've looked at some COE pics with no luck. Thanks.
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 07-03-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,353
Posted By DoubleJ
This thing is pretty big, about 38" long and 26"...

This thing is pretty big, about 38" long and 26" at it's widest point towards the top, like it came off a big truck or tractor. Thanks for looking.
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 07-01-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,353
Posted By DoubleJ
Help ID'ing a grill

I just bought this grill and haven't been able to find what it came out of. The seller had no idea either, so I'll post these pics and maybe someone will know. Thanks.
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself! 06-06-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,667
Posted By DoubleJ
Hello from up by K.C. Fatman or Heidt's are...

Hello from up by K.C. Fatman or Heidt's are probably your only choices on MII crossmember or stub. That is a cool car, do with it what you want to do.
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