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  1. sandlapper replied to the thread Gear Vendors Question.

    Kinda reminds me of a mid-sixties dodge straight box truck; a band I knew used to haul their gear. 4 speed w/ a two-speed axle....

    Oct 16, 2021 at 9:51 PM
  2. sandlapper replied to the thread Low engine vacuum?.

    I must also note ... look at several GM crate sbc motor install instructions ... it's clear they simply cut n paste from other GM...

    Oct 16, 2021 at 9:07 PM
  3. sandlapper replied to the thread Cam timing questions.

    Between some offset crank keys and a set of cam sprocket bushings, you should be able to fine tune & reach its G-spot ... they both rely...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 8:12 PM
  4. sandlapper replied to the thread State symbols... What are yours?.

    au naturel or ... deflowered? ;)

    Oct 15, 2021 at 7:55 PM
  5. sandlapper replied to the thread Low engine vacuum?.

    OP Imperative: Find a real good dist & carb tuner. I usually agree w/ GM directives, but here I'm at odds w/ No vac advance... agree w/...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 7:45 PM
  6. sandlapper liked Twisted_Metal's post in the thread 700r4 replacing 350 turbo in 1973 Camaro.

    ^ True. The 200-4R has a better gear spread and not quite so deep a 1st gear as the 700R4. First Gear 200-4R: 2.74 700R4: 3.06...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 7:31 PM
  7. sandlapper liked grzewnicki's post in the thread Soldering wires, how to heat sink to protect wire insulation.

    I lucked out when I worked at IVECO trucks. prepping new trucks from Europe for sale in US back in 1980. Have tons of plastic connector...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 2:31 PM
  8. sandlapper replied to the thread Soldering wires, how to heat sink to protect wire insulation.

    `No, I dunno exactly where. But a few suggestions. Cut up a junkyard harness. look at about page 27 in above white products link for...

    Oct 15, 2021 at 12:52 AM
  9. sandlapper liked biker's post in the thread Low engine vacuum?.

    X2 on vac leaks. If not...Cam specs? Initial advance may be a bit low. What do you get for total timing? I second the vote for vac...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 10:23 PM
  10. sandlapper replied to the thread Low engine vacuum?.

    x2 go back over all valves SP357 hyd roller cam is GM 12677151 ... 215*/223*, .473/.473, 108* LSA, ICL 109* ATDC, ECL 107* BTDC...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 10:05 PM
  11. sandlapper replied to the thread Twin Turbo Tall Deck.

    seems as though your motor might not produce adequate vacuum for vacuum brake booster ... "sir, will you be having hydroboost with your...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 9:31 PM
  12. sandlapper replied to the thread Knock, knock boom.

    looking straight at/perpendicular either side... noting the hood proportions. Instead of big green bugs, Can ya imagine how the...

    Oct 14, 2021 at 8:08 PM
  13. sandlapper liked KingofThings's post in the thread Knock, knock boom.

    Next time I go over there which may be soon though I’m presently having allergy It looks like a giant bright green beetle. :)

    Oct 14, 2021 at 7:58 PM
  14. sandlapper replied to the thread State symbols... What are yours?.

    south carolina The Secession Flag aka Sovereignty Flag

    Oct 14, 2021 at 7:53 PM
  15. sandlapper replied to the thread Soldering wires, how to heat sink to protect wire insulation.

    spade? or pin?

    Oct 14, 2021 at 6:21 PM