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by 1966Mustang
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Re: Major forum upgrade coming soon!

Well, I missed my deadline/goal... But, I did learn some things... so, I got that going for me. The upgrade is going to take 3 hours. Not really horrible - it's mostly waiting for things to finish. I may be able to speed that process up, but I'm OK with 3 hours. The big challenges I'm having are sec...
by 1966Mustang
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Site problem?
Replies: 3
Views: 156

Re: Site problem?

All good now.

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

UPDATE: Major forum upgrade coming soon!

Happy New Year! - A little update on what's going on with the new site. This is taking a little longer than I thought due to Holiday constraints and other unexpected chores. Married people know what I'm talking about... This week I am moving the test site to a different hosting provider - which shou...
by 1966Mustang
Wed Dec 26, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Re: Major forum upgrade coming soon!

Jan 1 might be the day, I am working on nailing that down.

Will be refreshing the dev.fordsix.com site tomorrow for another test.

Thanks,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Re: Major forum upgrade coming soon!

chad wrote:I wuz on the puter in '66 B4 U


I will work on this for you. Here's a mockup.
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:beer:
by 1966Mustang
Wed Dec 26, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Re: major forum upgrade coming soon!

chad wrote:aaahaha
Grumpy ol man: "Who moved it?"

gulp: "I don't like change, fella!"
:roll:


Don't worry - I understand the demographic here :D
by 1966Mustang
Wed Dec 26, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Re: Major forum upgrade coming soon!

Chad: Good feedback - I'll try to not move the cheese too far. :D

Not planning on straying too far from the default out of the box forum styling - Asides from some color tweaks perhaps.

And Thanks

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Re: Major forum upgrade coming soon!

The Garage Journal forum (part of the HAMB group) will go across to this format. Good move. :D Yup - I saw that. I figured they would start converting all of their properties over at some point to consolidate their development and management workloads. Hopefully our migration does not take as long ...
by 1966Mustang
Sun Dec 23, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 21
Views: 1141

Major forum upgrade coming soon!

Hi Folks, I am pleased to announce that we will be moving ahead with a major forum upgrade. The software that has been chosen is xenForo. Some popular sites that are using xenforo are: The H.A.M.B: https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/ IH8MUD: https://forum.ih8mud.com AVForums: https://www.avforums.c...
by 1966Mustang
Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Can't upload pictures
Replies: 6
Views: 3164

Re: Can't upload pictures

Little late on this, but I increased the quota. Post images to your hearts content.

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Sun May 06, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Orphan Inlines
Topic: 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser LJ73
Replies: 9
Views: 1678

Re: 1989 Toyota Land Cruiser LJ73

HA! That's a cool Cruiser - Thought I was over on ih8mud for a second.
I have a 94 FZJ-80 - love it.

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Sat May 05, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Change my profile name?
Replies: 1
Views: 607

Re: Change my profile name?

Not normally, but we can make an exception. I sent you a PM.

Thanks,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Fri May 04, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: BANG! DuckDuckGo Search
Replies: 1
Views: 577

BANG! DuckDuckGo Search

Just a little note that you can now easily search the Forum directly from DuckDuckGo

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Just go to duckduckgo.com and enter !fordsix your-search-terms which will redirect you to the seach page on the forum with whatever results!

Easy peasy!

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Sat Nov 04, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed
Replies: 9
Views: 2526

Re: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed

Tried to use the attachment feature on editing one of my own posts, but received the message "Sorry, the board's attachment quota has been reached." Increased that setting by another GB. Let me know if it has been corrected. I'll spend some time on looking at the image attachment software...
by 1966Mustang
Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Diagnosis help needed
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Re: Diagnosis help needed

Hi coonhound,

Welcome to the site! When you get to the Big Six forum, you should see a 'New Topic' button. Just click on that and you should be off to the races.

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Good luck and best regards,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed
Replies: 9
Views: 2526

Re: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed

The file size doesn't really have any restrictions - in general, if you want to scale them down before uploading that's helpful... but we'll see how it goes. If you want it to display larger in your posts: In the Orange Camera embed dialog, under the section under the images - "Output options&q...
by 1966Mustang
Sat Aug 05, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed
Replies: 9
Views: 2526

Re: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed

Just testing https://fordsix.com/img/_data/i/upload/2017/08/05/20170805011604-2669eb1d-sq.jpg https://fordsix.com/img/_data/i/upload/2017/08/05/20170805011603-ab03c1be-sq.jpg https://fordsix.com/img/_data/i/upload/2017/08/05/20170805011610-4eda9646-sq.jpg https://fordsix.com/img/_data/i/upload/2017/...
by 1966Mustang
Sat Aug 05, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed
Replies: 9
Views: 2526

Re: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed

So, now everyone can login to their own gallery using their fordsix login. You'll be able to upload your own pictures into your own gallery which is created automatically the first time you login. The gallery name = your username. You don't have to do anything other than login. https://fordsix.com/i...
by 1966Mustang
Fri Aug 04, 2017 1:30 am
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed
Replies: 9
Views: 2526

FordSix image Hosting - Guinea Pigs Needed

Hello, When replying, you should see a new little orange camera icon: https://fordsix.com/ext/vse/abbc3/images/icons/pi2020.png Clicking that should pop up another window and some images. Select - Top Level - , and you'll see 1966Mustang, ClassicInlines, etc. Select an image or multiple images and i...
by 1966Mustang
Wed Aug 02, 2017 10:43 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FINALLY! Shirts!
Replies: 14
Views: 3543

Re: FINALLY! Shirts!

got mine a few weeks ago. nice red ford six exploded view. I like it. Washed it twice, no shrinking or damage to the print so far. Used the size calculator. It said go xxxxl. I ordered 3xl, still a bit too large, but that doesn't matter (i expected it to shring in wash :wink: ). So you sold at leas...
by 1966Mustang
Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

This is basically what I built for installing/aligning my rear framerail sections. Seemed like a sound plan at the time.

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by 1966Mustang
Mon Jul 31, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carb Education
Replies: 13
Views: 1845

Re: Carb Education

https://fordsix.com/styles/Subway/theme/nivo-slider/images/sayhello.png Are you referring to these carbs? The image I used for the graphic above was found in the CI Archives, I don't know if this actually exists anywhere. Has Matt has substantiated this is configuration is going to happen? https://...
by 1966Mustang
Mon Jul 31, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello All
Replies: 4
Views: 717

Re: Hello All

Welcome! From what I understand... In WWII Pocatello was home to an air base for the 15th Air Force. My grandfather was a navigator in the 779th wing of the 464th Bombardment Group in the 15th Air Force aboard a B-24. I'm not sure if he had been through Pocatello at some point of his service, but th...
by 1966Mustang
Sun Jul 30, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

HA! I'm sure I couldn't fit 12 guys in my garage without encroaching on customary personal space norms. If they could get it done in 1 hour I would just excuse myself and watch with a beer in hand. Also - DannyG - inspect the frame rails you're installing and improve the welding around the rear bush...
by 1966Mustang
Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

I opted to screw in the tailight panel for now to have some adjustability options. Do NOT use self-tapping sheemetal screws. There are 1/8" sheetmetal screws that hold much better, but you have to drill a pilot. Or use Cleco's... like a professional. I use screws... 10897069_10205655817744541_3...
by 1966Mustang
Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

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by 1966Mustang
Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

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by 1966Mustang
Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

The neverseize was a good idea, too bad they didn't use any neverrust! :D I had to sawzall my front bolts.
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The rust was *REALLY* Bad... I think this was the good side.
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by 1966Mustang
Sat Jul 29, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: Mustang Corral
Topic: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...
Replies: 13
Views: 4353

Re: Rear frame rail replacement. Sanity Check...

Hello, I thought this post looked familiar! I pretty much did what I said I was going to do, (and followed bubba's suggestions) although I'm sure there are better ways to do it. The Jig I made worked pretty well as far as keeping things in relation to the relevant points for the leaf springs. If I H...
by 1966Mustang
Sat Jul 29, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FordSix Performance Vehicle Registry
Replies: 0
Views: 8062

FordSix Performance Vehicle Registry

Hey All, I've created a FordSix Vehicle Registry to collect some information on our cars/parts/mods etc. It can be found under the 'Quick Links' menu in your navigation bar. Here is the direct link: https://fordsix.com/app.php/page/FordSixRegistry. The idea spawned from the discussion about how rare...
by 1966Mustang
Sat Jul 29, 2017 12:43 am
Forum: Aluminum Cylinder Head
Topic: Anybody know how rare Mike's AL heads are?
Replies: 8
Views: 2557

Re: Anybody know how rare Mike's AL heads are?

I've been thinking about creating a Registry Page here for the AL heads. What do ya think? Might be a good way to keep track of what's been done to them as they change hands (and paperwork goes missing and specs get forgotten).

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Thu Jul 27, 2017 12:13 am
Forum: Aluminum Cylinder Head
Topic: VI Cylinder Head Update from June 28, 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2732

Re: VI Cylinder Head Update from June 28, 2017

Hello,

Matt just sent me this picture of the heads prepared for shipping to him:

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Please check your email and spam folders for any emails from vintageinlines.com. He would like to hear from you if you had placed a deposit.

Thanks,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Aluminum Cylinder Head
Topic: VI Cylinder Head Update from June 28, 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2732

VI Cylinder Head Update from June 28, 2017

Here's an update on the cylinder heads. I have confirmation that the heads are in the machine shop at the foundry now. If work keeps progressing, they should be here for final assembly then shipping within a few weeks. I'm sorry I can't be more precise. Attached, please find a checklist for addition...
by 1966Mustang
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Photobucket no longer hosts photos to third party (e.g. fordsix) websites
Replies: 11
Views: 2525

Re: Photobucket no longer hosts photos to third party (e.g. fordsix) websites

Hi All, Here is a video about attaching images in this forum software. https://youtu.be/FIuoqJe0irc Depending on what theme you have the interface may look a little different. It either looks like what is shown in the video (prosilver theme) or like this: Screenshot from 2017-07-26 22-09-01.png (sub...
by 1966Mustang
Tue Jul 25, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Photobucket no longer hosts photos to third party (e.g. fordsix) websites
Replies: 11
Views: 2525

Re: Photobucket no longer hosts photos to third party (e.g. fordsix) websites

Hello, So, I've been looking into this, and I'm not sure if we really need to do anything other than expand the permissions in some forums or members permissions. I get it if you all have a whole online catalog of images that you'd rather use here and in other places (why anyone would want to go any...
by 1966Mustang
Tue Jul 25, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Dennis O. Schjeldahl Passed Away July 16th
Replies: 7
Views: 1940

Re: Dennis O. Schjeldahl Passed Away July 16th

Sad news indeed. Thank you for sharing.

- Perry
by 1966Mustang
Fri Jul 14, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Photobucket no longer hosts photos to third party (e.g. fordsix) websites
Replies: 11
Views: 2525

Re: Photobucket no longer hosts photos to third party (e.g. fordsix) websites

Yeah - we can do this (and I want to). When the 3rd party changes the rules and all your links break... I hate that and want to fix it. I'll make this a priority. Gimme a few days to sort it out. I'll keep y'all posted.

Thanks,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Sat May 20, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Socializing and Spreading the Word.
Replies: 1
Views: 1015

Socializing and Spreading the Word.

I know a lot of you have already seen our facebook and youtube , but now there is something new to add to our social presence as I work on how to drive more lost six cylinder fans here. As I am sure many of you have wondered... "What's all this hullabaloo about Twitters?" Well, it is a thi...
by 1966Mustang
Fri May 19, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Wire up ignition and choke
Replies: 6
Views: 963

Re: Wire up ignition and choke

I believe if you have 12V from that wire you can use it. If not, you have to bypass it.
by 1966Mustang
Fri May 19, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FINALLY! Shirts!
Replies: 14
Views: 3543

Re: FINALLY! Shirts!

no one will get stuck with piles of XXSmall and XXlarge in his garage for years and tears. Congratulations, Perry. I quickly realized that to get it screen printed locally would have been EXTREMELY cost prohibitive. Going with the local option, their requirement was 25 T-shirts and 25-Hoodies - in ...
by 1966Mustang
Tue May 09, 2017 1:11 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FINALLY! Shirts!
Replies: 14
Views: 3543

Re: FINALLY! Shirts!

It's my pleasure to serve this great community! Please send me some pics of the shirts out and in action!

Best,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Mon May 08, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FINALLY! Shirts!
Replies: 14
Views: 3543

FINALLY! Shirts!

So, this didn't quite work out with the screenprinters the way I wanted it to - basically it was going to cost way too much $ to get the shirt I wanted screen printed - 6+ screens, a lot of colors and handling etc. But, I think we've got the next best thing and a lot more options! https://teespring....
by 1966Mustang
Sun Apr 16, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: 1320 Crowd & More
Topic: Drool over this
Replies: 10
Views: 2637

Re: Drool over this

Like you said - these are awesome. Thanks for sharing!
by 1966Mustang
Thu Apr 06, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FordSix Graphic
Replies: 47
Views: 9561

Re: FordSix Graphic

ags290 wrote:I cant get the submit button to work. What am I doing wrong?


Hmm... maybe try a different web browser, or PM me with what you'd like.

Thanks,

Perry
by 1966Mustang
Thu Mar 30, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FordSix Graphic
Replies: 47
Views: 9561

Re: FordSix Graphic

Hi all, For this go-around - this is what we've got. One 'Homage' shirt to honor the past then whatever comes after will be in a new direction (simpler design/less printed colors and some different things) I've created a sign-up form on google docs: https://goo.gl/forms/m7lTlYe3hlZ95mnO2 Please go t...
by 1966Mustang
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: general error
Replies: 3
Views: 1150

Re: general error

Sorry for that major disruption. I should have received an alert for this days ago before it became an issue. WSA111 sent me a text message Wednesday evening and I was able to get it back operational in about 5 minutes. :thanks: 5 second Root Cause Analysis... Problem: "Too many connections&quo...
by 1966Mustang
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FordSix Graphic
Replies: 47
Views: 9561

Re: FordSix Graphic

Hi All, I had to recreate and simplify the graphic a bit since it's going on the T-shirt pocket. Keep in mind that each color is another step/screen/handling in the process (which is why everything is blue in this example but can be whatever color). newGetinline-sm.png Let me know if we've got some ...
by 1966Mustang
Wed Mar 01, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FordSix Graphic
Replies: 47
Views: 9561

Re: FordSix Graphic

ags290 wrote:X3 on the older ford six logo on the front


This One?
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by 1966Mustang
Sun Feb 26, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FordSix Graphic
Replies: 47
Views: 9561

Re: FordSix Graphic

All good points, and honestly I do like zip ups better. Thanks for all the feedback. I'll find out tomorrow.

Thanks,

Perry