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by Weasel
Tue 01 Oct 2013, 04:54
Forum: Technical
Topic: Carb recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 1391

Re: Carb recommendations

Warp speed commander data :lol: :lol: ok no i assume that's bad.

Too much startrek is bad for your social life also..
by Weasel
Tue 01 Oct 2013, 04:29
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: People, why?
Replies: 6
Views: 920

Re: People, why?

I still struggle to understand how some people are able to be like that... but ill tell you people are almost always considerate and helpful when they have something to gain from dealing with you, you should maybe have held back some of the payment for your el camino until you received the spare mot...
by Weasel
Sun 29 Sep 2013, 09:55
Forum: Restoration
Topic: D100 Restore #1
Replies: 32
Views: 5912

D100 Restore #1

Starting off slowly with the oil bath filter :) Fresh out of the dishwasher, don't tell my wife. http://i1260.photobucket.com/albums/ii575/WesselLemmer/Dodgie/IMG_3265_zpsc2641c9f.jpg http://i1260.photobucket.com/albums/ii575/WesselLemmer/Dodgie/IMG_3267_zpsf1dc60f0.jpg http://i1260.photobucket.com/...
by Weasel
Sat 28 Sep 2013, 18:02
Forum: Technical
Topic: Carb recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 1391

Re: Carb recommendations

ok, after thinking about this for a while based on your recommendations ill not go for the 500 cfm 2 barrel. like i said i'm waiting for a kit for the stromberg in any way, so let me first see how it behaves with that. From schematics of it i was able to tell mine is missing 3 components and a coupl...
by Weasel
Fri 27 Sep 2013, 20:42
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Easiest cars to restore?
Replies: 27
Views: 4093

Re: Easiest cars to restore?

Burnthosetyres wrote:To build a 1915 100 HP Beetle engine costs the same as a 380 HP Chevy 350
Oh no... my wife wants a splitty...
by Weasel
Fri 27 Sep 2013, 20:31
Forum: Technical
Topic: Rust detector
Replies: 3
Views: 959

Re: Rust detector

I googled that and couldn't really see anything but it would be a neat thing to have. I can think of a method to make something that would depend on the magnetic attraction that good metal has. Either by dragging it across a surface to detect changes or by having some thickness preset. Hmmm.... prob...
by Weasel
Fri 27 Sep 2013, 14:59
Forum: Cars and Parts on Other Sites
Topic: double post sorry
Replies: 0
Views: 437

double post sorry

double post sorry
by Weasel
Fri 27 Sep 2013, 14:59
Forum: Cars and Parts on Other Sites
Topic: 1966 chevelle 4 door 300 deluxe not pillarless
Replies: 8
Views: 1156

1966 chevelle 4 door 300 deluxe not pillarless

saw this one a while back when i was looking, its seems to still be for sale. I actually went to view it, it has a bit of rust and requires some work, nice resto project. for 38k i don't think its too much. apparently runs but needs a clutch replacement, has papers and RWC. http://www.junkmail.co.za...
by Weasel
Fri 27 Sep 2013, 14:51
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Easiest cars to restore?
Replies: 27
Views: 4093

Re: Easiest cars to restore?

Moering Tool wrote: I'd rather spend it on something really worthwhile, yes?
Ja nee verseker.
by Weasel
Fri 27 Sep 2013, 14:46
Forum: Technical
Topic: Carb recommendations
Replies: 8
Views: 1391

Carb recommendations

yes, yes, its a carb recommendation post. but please bear with me as i'm new to the old stuff. i understand disc brakes and injection not drommetjies and carbs. i have LA 318 casting no 4104230-318-1 with a Stromberg WW on it at and a vintage oil bath filter. Bakkie has very low ratios and only 3 ge...