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Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles Yesterday, 12:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,882
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: automatic...

Is that a true switch pitch converter or is it a lock-up converter?
The switch pitch fluid couplings and torque converters of long ago (50s & 60s) were fraught with problems and failures..
Im...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 15th April 2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Wire conduit / convoluted tube

Looks good enough to me as well!
Forum: GT40 Build Logs 15th April 2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 78,373
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Mitch Krause's RCR GT40 Build

Looking really good Mitch!
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 15th April 2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: New member!

Welcome to GT40s.com Chris!
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 13th April 2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Radiator Fan Direction and Wiring

The fans look much like Deralle (sp) fans but were in plain white boxes.
They are PULL type fans and are mounted properly..
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 13th April 2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Break-in oil - recommendations

Wow... $27 a pint is a bit more than the $6 I used to pay at the Chevy dealer....
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 13th April 2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Radiator Fan Direction and Wiring

Makes perfect sense....
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 13th April 2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Break-in oil - recommendations

Youre probably talking about GM-EOS.... Ive not seen it in quite a while but it may still be available... As I recall it was a Moly-Zinc based product..
Forum: GT40 Tech - Fueling, Electrics, & Engine Cooling 13th April 2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Radiator Fan Direction and Wiring

Not certain of this but I think the blue wire was positive. It is on my street rod fans anyway.
You can just hot-wire them to a car battery to test. Reverse polarity smiply runs the fan backward...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 13th April 2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Break-in oil - recommendations

If it is a roller cam engineI would just use Mobil1 5w30.
Flat tappet cam, I would use 30w Joe Gibbs...
Forum: RCR Forum - RCR40/SLC/917/Superlite Aero 12th April 2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 490
Posted By Big-Foot
Forum: The Paddock 12th April 2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

PBS / NPR / BBC and a mix of ABC, CBS, NBC and others to get various perspectives.
If you LISTEN (don’t watch) CNN for an afternoon, you get to hear numerous people, all trying to talk or holler...
Forum: The Paddock 11th April 2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

No different than watching CNN Rod... None. Both networks are just garbage anymore.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Powertrain/Transaxles 10th April 2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,983
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: ZF 5DS25-2 on display

Oli - You have not been following the rules and not responding to PMs...
In the slammer you go pal.
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 9th April 2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: HotRod Heater /Air System

Thanks for posting this Mitch!
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 9th April 2018, 12:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 599
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Gravity Racer, take II

Do all the wheels need to support the weight of the vehicle?
Thinking two wheeler with outriggers?
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 9th April 2018, 12:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 334
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Hello from Long Island N.Y.

Welcome to GT40s.com Dan!
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 9th April 2018, 12:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 136
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Hello from Miami

Welcome to GT40s.com George...
Forum: The Paddock 5th April 2018, 01:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Critical Thinking and You!

I did a 2 day seminar on this and it was very beneficial to me not only during my professional life, but even now.
Much of it seemed (to me) to be rooted in common sense.
This short article could...
Forum: Wings, Wheels, and Keels 5th April 2018, 01:33 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 20,626
Posted By Big-Foot
Forum: The Paddock 3rd April 2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Jeff - There's a lot more to the job of moderator than just hanging out here in the Paddock on your favorite threads.
When I can get off my cell phone and to a real computer, I'll send you a PM or...
Forum: The Paddock 3rd April 2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Nick - thanks for the info and your insight..
Jeff - maybe YOU should be the Moderator here - I bet you could do a GREAT job...
Of course you may be talking to yourself a lot.... Let me or Ron...
Forum: The Paddock 2nd April 2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Very interesting Nick!
I am curious what the crime rate involving guns may be there. Not to get you or anyone else to search for and drag out statistics - but just curious if you hear about these...
Forum: The Paddock 2nd April 2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Dead is dead. Whether that death was delivered via knife, rock, baton or gun.
Forum: The Paddock 2nd April 2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Thanks Nick!
Looks like they’re ahead of the game - to a degree.
I would have to presume that the sentence of 4 years for posession of a knife weapon is substantially less than for carrying a...
Forum: The Paddock 2nd April 2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Well Jeff - Clearly you’re accepting only those opinions that are consistent with your own.
Any other opinions are to be dismissed or belittled by you.
You stretch and mold peoples statements to...
Forum: The Paddock 2nd April 2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Again Jeff. The type of weapon is meaningless. This is my opinion and it happens to be broadly shared. The facts were presented by BBC and I linked to them in this forum as information for...
Forum: The Paddock 2nd April 2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Jeff - there you go again.
BBC thought it worthy to print and show a graph that clearly illustrates an upward trend in violence and that trend has exceeded the violence in New York. I found it as...
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 2nd April 2018, 01:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Hello from Thunder Bay

Just a little ways from Thunder Bay...

Feel free to start a build log in our Wings, wheels and Keels forum Clark.
Link:: http://www.gt40s.com/forum/wings-wheels-keels/
Forum: The Paddock 1st April 2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Interesting article here -
London murder rate overtakes New York's - BBC News (http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-43610936)

Maybe they should outlaw knives?

Makes the case pretty...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Engines/Induction/Exhaust 1st April 2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: WEBER 48 IDA'S Help needed

Steve -
I can’t help other than to point you to this thread in the hope that it may be of some assistance::
Weber Tuning Tutorial - On YouTube...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Garages and Tools 1st April 2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,949
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Dad's New Toy Box

Great Larry - Thanks!
Forum: GT40 Tech - Garages and Tools 1st April 2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,949
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Dad's New Toy Box

Looking really nice Larry.
Please share info on the LEDs along with your review as a bunch of us could probably use more light!
Forum: The Paddock 31st March 2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

Our current POTUS is making a good case that the next Administration will indeed be from the other side of the floor unless somehow the Electoral College is revamped or tossed out (which I doubt will...
Forum: The SLC Clubhouse 31st March 2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 521
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Underbody coatings

Look into Raptor liner... it can be tinted just about any color also..
Forum: GT40 Tech - Registration / SVA / Insurance 31st March 2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 183
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: My Regestration has arrived

Congratulations John!
Forum: The Paddock 31st March 2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 3,204
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread

It may have occurred to you that NEVER is a very long time. If the left were in full control, the 2nd Amendment could very well be rewritten or removed altogether.

I will say that I am not...
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 30th March 2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Hello from Thunder Bay

Welcome to GT40s.com Clark!
Forum: The Paddock 28th March 2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

All GUN related posts have been moved here::
GT40s.com Paddock GUNS thread (http://www.gt40s.com/forum/paddock/51884-gt40s-com-paddock-guns-thread.html)

This thread is POLITICS ONLY....
Forum: Introduce Yourself Here! 26th March 2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Hello from Mississippi

Welcome to GT40s.com Louis!
Forum: The Paddock 26th March 2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

NO CURSING OR QUOTING OF CURSE WORDS IN THIS FORUM.
I am tired of cleaning up after you guys.
Warnings issued.
And yes - I really don’t care if the POTUS says a bad word. Sanitize it yourselves...
Forum: The Paddock 25th March 2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

Okay guys...
Lets not make these posts about each other. They’re pointless and not topical.
Keep as factual as you can and discuss politics...
Forum: GT40 Tech - Exterior, Interior, AC, & Trim 25th March 2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Cable install question

Are you sure the knob is not threaded onto the shaft? You may have to use a pliers to hold the shaft...
Forum: The Garage Sale 25th March 2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: RCR Superlite SLC - GT-R Fuel System for Sale

Please post price / currency / shipping specifics — Thank you!
Forum: The Paddock 25th March 2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Beer Lift

Somebody had waaaaaaay too mch time and money on his hands....

Cool idea though!
Forum: GT40 Tech - Garages and Tools 23rd March 2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,949
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: Dad's New Toy Box

Looking really good Larry!
Forum: The Paddock 23rd March 2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: And now for some entertainment

Boy that engine was a sludged up mess! I would say far worse than the flat head engine they did...
Pretty cool video!
Forum: The Paddock 23rd March 2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

So - The “Exclusive” that Thedailybeast purported to have was not really exclusive - or the article was sold to other agencies. Given the content matches pretty well, I am led to believe it was...
Forum: The Paddock 23rd March 2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

Re: DNC Hacker article
As far as I know this has yet to be corroborated.
Article was penned by a far left leaning news organization..
I believe very little of what I hear and see from only one...
Forum: The Paddock 21st March 2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 205,695
Posted By Big-Foot
Re: GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

Do we know - for sure - that there was no election meddling in previous elections?
Do we think for one minute that Fake News in regard to candidates started with the last election?
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