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    Don't forget you have LOTs of extra bolts already. Like those bolts through the rear suspension rockers that are 1/2-3/4" too long! I...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread slc oil coolers.
    If you use the heater circuit for the oil coolers, it will get your oil up to temp quicker. I suspect most every engine builder will...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread SLC 24 Howard Jones.
    I don't know how relate-able this is, but we found the pad compound in our Sprint Cars makes a huge difference. We tried multiple...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread Ken's SLC build thread.
    You can get by with lighter wire, especially since it is momentary usage. Assuming 30A, 13.8v and 8 feet of wire, you would see 12.8v...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread SLC fuel system.
    We went and watched Pikes Peak this year as we've been thinking about running it - though not in the SLC. We decided against it as it...
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    Frank833 reacted to gsharapa's post in the thread Dean's GT-R build thread with Like Like.
    Dean put it on the back burner for awhile as his business was taking top priority. He's back at it and probably 30 days from completion.
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    Frank833 replied to the thread Scandinavian SL-C build.
    I switched to a Davies Craig EWP150 for the engine and a EBP23 for Turbo/Waste Gates/Oil-Water heat exchangers . Took the impeller out...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread No weld fusion on frame welds?.
    It seems I remember 1 or 2 guys before that had cracks in the tank welds (not on wrecked cars). I was thinking those were early cars...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread SLC fuel system.
    Or come to the Big Bend Open Road Race....
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    Frank833 replied to the thread Scandinavian SL-C build.
    On my LS7, I welded up the water pump and welded in a new fitting here pointed up and to the left. Made life much easier. Also, I had...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread SLC fuel system.
    That's my plan next time I have the spider off. Put a sump in the bottom of the tank, add a few baffles, put the pressure pumps (2) in...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread No weld fusion on frame welds?.
    I'll throw my 2 cents in here, but take it for what it is... With aluminum, keep in mind most of these 'raw' materials are heat...
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    Frank833 replied to the thread Dash and interior.
    Chris, Can't say I'm an expert, but I have looked as I am planning on doing the same down the road. I've found nothing that implies you...
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    Yes, but on our high reving small blocks we are replacing valve springs about every 2 hours (Sprint Cars). I put a 1UZ in my SLC. It's...
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    Frank833 reacted to Howard Jones's post in the thread Insurance Question with Like Like.
    My letter, Infinity, says they are no longer doing business in Texas and have been bought by Hagerty. Hagerty will send me a...
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