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  1. sandlapper replied to the thread Engine Oil.

    on walmart shelf in 5 qt red jug about $25 USD ... plenty of Zinc & Phosphorus Motorcraft Super Duty 10W-30 p/n XO-10W30-5Q3SD good...

    Jan 20, 2022 at 10:26 PM
  2. sandlapper replied to the thread Horn - irregular honking.

    last resort [IMG]

    Jan 19, 2022 at 10:11 PM
  3. sandlapper replied to the thread Aluminum intake paint.

    Seymour Alumi-Blast aerosol paint https://www.seymourpaint.com/product/alumi-blast/

    Jan 19, 2022 at 9:50 PM
  4. sandlapper replied to the thread 1969 Z28 302 motor.

    so what's Dad's offer? y'all go first or see ya

    Jan 19, 2022 at 9:45 PM
  5. sandlapper liked doug mundahl's post in the thread Purchasing a new distributor - Need Recommendation.

    chevrolet performance 93440806

    Jan 19, 2022 at 9:42 PM
  6. sandlapper replied to the thread What to do?.

    billet steel rollers under $300 tough to find ... most rollers in the $275-$325 range, including comp, are cast iron.

    Jan 19, 2022 at 9:38 PM
  7. sandlapper replied to the thread What to do?.

    JMO, ZZ3/4 cam rather lame. Even if cheap & used, it'll still be lame YMMV Instead, find a cheap used GM LT4 Hot Cam pn 24502586...

    Jan 19, 2022 at 1:59 PM
  8. sandlapper liked G72Zed's post in the thread What Dynamic Compression Calculator to Believe?.

    Perhaps it's the math or formulas being used or assumed behind the scenes, and how they actually get there. Again, it's a "number" and...

    Jan 19, 2022 at 1:31 PM
  9. sandlapper replied to the thread Post a *PIC* of your latest purchase....

    great find! as you may know, Afaik, Marlin lever rifle production has ceased with perhaps sole exception of a .45-70 (that's actually a...

    Jan 18, 2022 at 5:40 PM
  10. sandlapper liked Jimmac's post in the thread Post a *PIC* of your latest purchase....

    $300 marlin golden 39a .22 lever gun. gotta love swap meets! jim[ATTACH]

    20220102_155804.jpg Jan 18, 2022 at 5:38 PM
  11. sandlapper replied to the thread Pump Gas 358 SBC Results this past Sept..

    How NOT to act when ya get caught cheating at an asphalt circle track race. It was a rather big grassroots stockcar race; entrants...

    Jan 18, 2022 at 4:35 PM
  12. sandlapper replied to the thread Oil Filler Cap for Chevrolet Performance Valve Covers?.

    yup ... it's all a discrete black rubber molding. The rubber oil cap is a molding (likely injection- molding) and the OIL (or 710) is...

    Jan 18, 2022 at 3:57 PM
  13. sandlapper replied to the thread Harmonic Balancer/ Serpentine Conversion.

    Engine Vibration: '79 sbc 350 '79 350 has 2 piece rear main seal ... so it requires a neutral (no counterweight) damper and neutral...

    Jan 17, 2022 at 10:09 PM
  14. sandlapper liked djorgensen3's post in the thread Harmonic Balancer/ Serpentine Conversion.

    I started my engine up several times with the converter unbolted. It will be fine. Just push the converter back toward the trans as far...

    Jan 17, 2022 at 9:57 PM
  15. sandlapper liked Dave Nelson's post in the thread Good friend sent me this today.....

    AND THEN IT IS WINTER You know. . . time has a way of moving quickly and catching you unaware of the passing years. It seems just...

    Jan 17, 2022 at 12:42 AM