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    Customer Service!

    Sometimes as I purchase cars, auto parts, tools, and garage cabinets, I realize the value of dealing with a company that has this excellent policy for their customers:
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    Goodbye to a Great Man!

    Farewell to a Great Man and long-time member of the worldwide motorsports community, Vic Edelbrock.
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    Every Major Race-Winning Ford GT40 Will Be at Pebble Beach This Year

    This will be so great to see: Ford GT40s at Pebble Beach Ordered my Pebble Beach tickets today. David
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    Braided Sainless AN Brake lines:

    I have seen builders on different parts of the Forum struggle with conventional hard-line brake lines. Some have come pre-bent in a kit but didn't quite fit the chassis. On the other hand, I have a car I built frame-up that came in component form with all braided AN brake and clutch lines...
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    Blame the Car???

    Paul Walker's father is suing Porsche for his son's death: Paul Walker's father sues Porsche over actor's death - Nov. 27, 2015 The investigation revealed the car was traveling at a speed of 80 to 93 MPH, in a 45 zone when it hit a light pole. Blame the car, not the driver and passenger.
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    Corvette Shifter?

    Just wondering if anyone has any information on a stand-alone shifter for a Corvette 6-speed transaxle. I know most of you are running Porsche transaxles, which have shift pattern that has the reverse that is to the left and forward. My Ultima GTR 6-speed Getrag has the same pattern...
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    Things I trust more than Hillary:

    Things I trust more than Hillary: Mexican tap water A rattlesnake with a "pet me" sign OJ Simpson showing me his knife collection A fart when I have diarrhea An elevator ride with Ray Rice Taking pills offered by Bill Cosby Michael Jackson's Doctor An Obama Nuclear deal...
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    Catching Pigs!

    Catching Pigs! A thought to remember, Marx said, "Remove one freedom per generation and soon you will have no freedom and no one would have noticed." There was a chemistry professor in a large college that had some exchange students in the class. One day while the class was in the lab, the...
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    Racing in the Rain

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    Thread Gauges:

    How many times have you seen or needed a nut or bolt and wondered about the thread size and pitch, metric or SAE? I have several cars that have both metric and SAE hardware on the same car. I also have containers of hardware that I'm not exactly sure what it is, or that I want to check before...
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    David's LMP Build Log

    I'm not sure if this is the appropriate location for this thread. It is not an SLC, but it is certainly not a GT40. There is no "LMP Clubhouse." Hopefully there will be soon. I am building an RCR-LMP car and would like to have an avenue to share information with others who are doing the...
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    LS376/525 Engine

    Just wondering if anyone wants to offer advice and expertise on the Chevrolet High Performance Division LS376/525 crate motor? Chevrolet Performance Raises the Bar with the LS 376/525 engine! - YouTube Not super-HP, but 525 HP seems more than adequate to move an SLC or LMP-1 down the road. Comes...
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    RCR- SEMA- Caddy

    I attended the Pebble Beach Concours D' Elegance this past weekend. As I walked up to the Concept Car Lawn in front of the Pebble Beach lodge, sitting in front of me was one of the most awesome little roadsters I have ever seen. It looked exactly like the car that RCR built for the SEMA Show...
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    RCR Cars at Monterey?

    Anyone planning on attending the Monterey Historic Races at Laguna Seca this weekend with an RCR Car in the corrals? David