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Old 09-07-2022, 05:20 PM
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Ah darn! Even the place we stay has gone up this year apparently. All the room rates are a rising, I guess.

I hope you have fun in Langley! I've always heard great things about that show!
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Old 09-13-2022, 09:01 PM
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Made it to the Langley Cruise In, Aldergrove B.C. with the Hercules, got a pic with Jimmy Shine

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Old 09-14-2022, 07:47 AM
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Awesome!
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Old 09-14-2022, 09:26 AM
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Again, awesome!
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Old 09-15-2022, 08:10 AM
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Old 09-15-2022, 08:27 AM
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Very nice work sir!
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Old 09-15-2022, 05:57 PM
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That's quite the ride!!!
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Old 09-17-2022, 07:29 PM
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Doing research on changes to the front suspension on the Packard when suddenly the light bulb in my brain turned on with regard to the Hercules front end troubles. While installing the Watts link helped, there was still some bump steer - I've been chasing small amounts of play in various components, thinking that was the problem - NOT!! My original Panhard bar mounting was backwards, with the frame mount on the right side and the axle mount on the left - it should be mounted to the frame near the pitman arm on the steering box, with the axle mount on the right. Then the drag link and Panhard bar move in similar arcs, eliminating bumpsteer. I've done two other cars with a similar air bagged solid axle and hairpins with a Panhard bar and they tracked fine - by pure fluke, I had mounted the Panhards the right way and didn't even know it ....
Pics tomorrow of design #3
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Old 09-18-2022, 09:07 AM
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Old 09-18-2022, 12:53 PM
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Absolutely awesome zz! Hercules looks great and thats a great picture! Nice to put a face with the name!
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