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by chad
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: engine tapping noise
Replies: 11
Views: 114

engine tapping noise

neat thing abt that employ is its w/"systems" as well. U got it goin on!
I'm tryin to switch/apply frm 'human' systems to mechanical. Bigger stretch !
:nod: :arg:
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Block swap questions
Replies: 9
Views: 91

D8 Block swap w/'65 bell?

did U C the above tech archive? (click on the crossed screwdriver/wrench)
I think in will have that in it (seems to have everything else)
page 3 in the "Ford 6 Performance Handbook" ?
IDK but there's my go 2 for all things ford i6 related.
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: My Budget 250 build
Replies: 111
Views: 13388

Budget 250 build

"...We aren't all the same...."
no? but wait:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/False_consensus_effect

:idea:
:shock:
:oops:
:stick:
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: My Budget 250 build
Replies: 111
Views: 13388

Budget 250 build

cool "Car Corral". Not sure I been there. I wondered where build threads went on this site. A tech forum ("144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance") didn't seem 'just right' for them tho. Would admin be movin the few here to their place on "Corral"? If here (as ...
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: My Budget 250 build
Replies: 111
Views: 13388

Budget 250 build

OK, cool, thnx!
may B4 I braze on the bottom 1/2 I'll treat it like a window & measure thru there,
Worried abt how much change of demention the heat will do to tube. Go slo'n correct if needed
like much else I guess.
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: My Budget 250 build
Replies: 111
Views: 13388

Budget 250 build

how ja determine the p/u tube/screen 2 B 1/8 inch offa the 'floor' of the pan? I'm at that spot right now. Gunna do somea da same ww/my 250 ina bronk - hope no change on dipstick tube or that radical 'woop de do' in the bottom profile of whole pan. I may need ta use a spare 250 to hold/weld 250 &quo...
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Autolite 2100 problems
Replies: 3
Views: 59

Autolite 2100 problems

yep, Ryan may B gettin there...

strong arm the 120 grit, soft hand the gasket...
Then the trial'n error.

Here's my best on the trial, "F" the error (I hope).
Let us know...
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 68 Mustang Holley 2300 Air Cleaner
Replies: 8
Views: 56

'68 Holley 2300 Air Cleaner Housing for low hood '60s/'70s ford

w/2 inch drop base'n 2 inch filter U can get it on!
Only 4, 5 more "low hood " work-a-rounds...
by chad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: engine tapping noise
Replies: 11
Views: 114

engine tapping noise

Yes, "... i will take it a step at a time..."
but in priority acourse.
U sound like u got some experience - utilize ur resources too (here, tech archive'n the Handbook if needed).
by chad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 68 Mustang Holley 2300 Air Cleaner
Replies: 8
Views: 56

Hood clearence ona 2300

Matt's great, caters to these engines. W E L C O M E !!! to the site'n forum ! https://www.vintageinlines.com/product-page/low-profile-alloy-carb-hat-style-2 may B what U mean "...cap style..." (we all use different lingo for the same thing or visa versa, lol). Some use a 'drop base' a/c h...
by chad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

Carter BBD

whenever getting into multis I like the 6 Keihins but won't post all my cites again.
Do not wish to get too far away frm OP's subject line...
Use my below addys in sig or (less desirable) a PM here.
by chad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps
Replies: 6
Views: 107

oem C4 / throttle linkage & seperte plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps

1bad6t and 82GTforME have listed the 1973-1979 Ford Part manual.... If you search Stormin'Norman 's and 1bad6t posts, the document reference is there under the EVTM and VECI details. You have to do the leg work on this my friend, but there is a downshift linkage picture with 9000 series BPN's in it...
by chad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: engine tapping noise
Replies: 11
Views: 114

engine tapping noise

"...original classic inlines site..."
tech archive above (again)
all engine specs there 2.
by chad
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: engine tapping noise
Replies: 11
Views: 114

engine tapping noise

W E L C O M E !!! to the site and our forum, the best on ford6! Many of us use a very good resource The Ford...Six...Performance Handbook . Our bud Matt at vintage inline dot com has it for abt $20. While waiting for delivery U may wanna nother good resource I mention to many new here - the above te...
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps
Replies: 6
Views: 107

oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps

that's pretty interesting as its much later than I thought ('79''n a 2.8 too). I C the 'plate' one (rear of log, same bolts as rear pass side lift eye) - much more than the 'linage' one (not sure I ever saw it till U posted pic). Yeah, obviously anything any one can do is appreciated. --------------...
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

Carter BBD

hopin we don't get into politics (religion or a whole buncha other stuff around here. Stick w/the ford6'n should B OK, infact more'n OK by me. The other stuff is a real distraction as can B seen by the graphics, swears, personal attacks, etc. I come here to get away frm that. 'S Y I enjoy the garage...
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?

sorry Bubs, I must B ignorant, thought we were doin ok (yeah not great tho). One problem is I don't re-read the thread every time, am into several threads at once. I come home frm wrk or got some time B4'n rush thru em. Also the way a Q is written has alot to do w/any quality answ we might give. All...
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?

is that the 2nd time ? some1 said "Refer him to:"

https://fordsix.com/viewforum.php?f=3

"Yeah, I think so."
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: 4/14/19 developments
Replies: 0
Views: 35

4/14/19 developments

Back at it U dog. I thought tinkerin & spring went together for cars not puters... A| 1st I saw the system askin for my log-in steda jus openin w/ the in-box link. (1 wk ago?) B| Then no ability to open the site was added to prob list (error msg letting me know this site not private, may B imper...
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

Re: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?

likea dis?
They come as 3v...U not gunna fit 3 of these on...
by chad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Offy tri-power stalls when in gear
Replies: 155
Views: 4742

Offy tri-power stalls when in gear (not any more!!!)

thegreyghost wrote:baby steps......

is how U make progress. U go!
by chad
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Air fuel ratio testing fun
Replies: 34
Views: 639

A/C Housing screw

I'm on the run somight not get spelling right...I find stuff like that at
Spectra
gret specalization , great on-line catelogue.
Not sure bout Summit, ck'em out too.

EDIT:
Back now w/spellig ck: Spectre Performance
by chad
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Operation Battery Relocation
Replies: 23
Views: 548

Re: Operation Battery Relocation

that's the 'expected life' of a good to better battery.
Might B the quality of manafacture. The "best" can go longer.

Remember the brand?
by chad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Air fuel ratio testing fun
Replies: 34
Views: 639

2100 carb now

oneada better carbs fo shoah
by chad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

pic: direct mount trips (2v)

there R 2 different Offie's for these motors (triples) 1 older/sm log, one newer/bigger log. Using those U can have some nice linkage (the hard prt to me) & try 2 block off plates - IF wanting to make ur 3 mill passes for trips. Set up the 1 carb, come back later w/o having to remove head/remach...
by chad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

pic: i6 with 3, 2v Direct Mount

I didn't know ur 'square log' had 2v's. Seen it alot.
Thank U for placing it on our site again!

What carbs did U use again? 2 on the ends different frm the 1 in middle?
Is it still in use? 170 motor?
by chad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

pic: i6 w/three 2V Direct mount

looks like the "M" head...
U don't have 1 w/o the adapters do U Ryan?

Any 1 know what carbs would fit w/o interference?...starting to look pretty crowded ?!?
by chad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

onto other things, now

no cryin here...
Thanks anyway.
by chad
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

Carter BBD

never seeking to fool any1 so I might not B the one to answer. I do C my post 'quoted' tho. I C a 200 as a lill high rever, a 250 as a bit more oriented to tq. I have a bronk and this motor has it power at 1500 rpm. Don't wanna spin tires in off rd work. That's my reasoning & (a la Click'n Clack...
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating after Distributor swap
Replies: 15
Views: 200

Overheating after Distributor swap

"... to much power out of that distributor or coil...."
swaped out the DUI?
Good on ya mate!
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

Carter BBD

OK, I'll bite,"63falcon4drwagon".
How tall is it -total- as seen in ur pic? Inches & part inches if U can plez?
It has a lill adapter on the bottom, there -&- an A/C housing 'screw holder".
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 65 Fairlane, 200 cu. in. Inline 6 rebuild.
Replies: 14
Views: 425

Re: 65 Fairlane, 200 cu. in. Inline 6 rebuild.

63falcon4drwagon wrote:"Pretend" that you are broke and can't afford a rebuild then pinpoint the problem and fix it.

Just lucky @ my house. No pretendin needed :shock:
:lol:
:nono:
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating after Distributor swap
Replies: 15
Views: 200

Overheating after Distributor swap

we fill em w/the closetite funnel. None gets in.
May B nxt time, eh?
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

Carter BBD

seekin the highest 1v tq monster available.
Will B tryin the RBS (just cuz I got it & is v e r y low to clear hood) in a mo or so...

Isnt the BBD a 2V?

Monojet looks good but too hi & won't mount my "M" 250 head, eh? 3, 400 bucks?
I like'n C the ele choke, the cmf, tho.
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?
Replies: 16
Views: 319

Photo of small six with custom three 2-V manifold?

quick links above (has tech archive in it, also immage gallery - paeg 5 has one), VI home page scroll thru that by use of "arrow", the search function here... Denarootie (Xctasy) & powerband (members here) have extensive personal gif library (or pic, images, whatever they're called). :...
by chad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating after Distributor swap
Replies: 15
Views: 200

Overheating after Distributor swap

seems like an innumerable amount of things could B goin on (or not). Not sure how long it sat B4 U began these changes. Can U fill us in on that? what was the use/running like B4 the changes? A (triple, real good) flush may help. Re-fill w/the correct 50 50%. Also reading the 6 plugs can help w/seve...
by chad
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps
Replies: 6
Views: 107

1) oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; 2) oem Engine Lift straps

I remember he said he drug dat thing all the way from Meheho up to Canerder. Fairmonts! (glad its a waggy) I C the lift strap'n (rear) rear plate/linkage rod. Ur other pic (3 or 4 series - dissasembled) R even better than these. Got a name 4 these prts? Any numbers? I can't really search (easily) w/...
by chad
Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carter BBD
Replies: 35
Views: 522

2v direct mount - Carter BBD

this is different than the 'phase 2' I thought U were goin with? (efi)
by chad
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: oem engine lift strap
Replies: 2
Views: 207

oem engine lift straps

bump bump ?
Buncha guys said they have these, strip em off.

One said "I can send u a templates."
Dat'll B good - still waitin..................
by chad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Autolite 2100 linkage?
Replies: 15
Views: 292

Autolite 2100 linkage

funny thing is there may B a 'stamped on #" anda different "part (order) #'.
Can U even get the 'plate w/pivot rod' ? I bet the other prt is obtainable...
Wish Mike wuz still wid us... : -(
by chad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Autolite 2100 linkage?
Replies: 15
Views: 292

Autolite 2100 linkage

same ol story - the expensive is most redily available, the oem, less expensive, perferred - is hard to source... Can any one tell me the names of the "plate w/rod"(bolted to back of log w/lift strap); /OR/ the 2 plate part hinged or pined together throttle linkage ??? Part numbers? (may ...
by chad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Early Bronco transfer case
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Re: Early Bronco transfer case

Ed,
I gotta msg on my in-box. I can not reply to it.
Plez use my attached e-mail as requested, ie:

chrlsful@aol.com

Worse case reply w/a PM or right here as I have. Not sure wasss up w/ur last, I clicked on "Reply" button & it opened to our admin here.
Use email in my sig below.
by chad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Autolite 2100 linkage?
Replies: 15
Views: 292

Autolite 2100 linkage? C4 kick dwn attachment

here it is, by Xctasy, of course. Not bad 4 a guy offshore (not even HERE to see'em). https://fordsix.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=79735 1st post 2nd, 3rd, 4th pic. I think that's of use in ur app... The bent cylindrical rod threaded thru (in 1st pic) is hooked to gas pedal/kick dwn I think. Oem woul...
by chad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Milling Head for 2bbl
Replies: 18
Views: 400

Direct mount 2bbl

"I don't think its super important..." no, it is. Not the expert U mention here. But I research well. U R missing a 1st step again. Plez ck the tech archive (crossed screwdriver'n wrench above) for some good pic, also the Handbook. Most do a 'fill" 1st, machine, may B nother fill'n fi...
by chad
Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Autolite 2100 linkage?
Replies: 15
Views: 292

Autolite 2100 linkage?

nother current thread discusses an oem 2 piece (pined in the middle) plate linkage.
Wonder if it's helpful for this app?
Bolted on log (fire wall end) & hung from carb.
by chad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps
Replies: 6
Views: 107

oem C4 / throttle linkage plate assmbly ; oem Engine Lift straps

1st is a couppla plates (pivot pin between), a bracket w/a bent rod threaded thru, bolted to back of the log and up on carb. 2nd is just the frnt/rear 2 metal eyed straps to do an engine instal/removal. Curiously enuff some of the above is bolted to the same place on the log/exh manuel. Use below pe...
by chad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 2 groove H2O pump pulley - 250 '69 motor
Replies: 18
Views: 530

Re: 2 groove H2O pump pulley - 250 '69 motor

Yep, gota 'M' headed '69 stang 250 i6 that needs a 2 shive water pump pulley. I can cite a buncha numbers but to get a lill more specific it's for a car w/AC. /OR/..... Thank you~ "All set" till a check @ assembly (to begin this month) Thanks - please hold off till I can tell if this work...
by chad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Manual Choke Carter YF
Replies: 7
Views: 331

Re: Manual Choke Carter YF

9552S is the correct stampings 2 look 4 (C flange #s) @ Mike's carbs (rebuild kit)
-OR-
on fleebay
Make sure those R the actual #s. I just give them 2 U as the right 'area' 2 look. I can't actually read them ona pic...
by chad
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Early Bronco transfer case
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Early Bronco transfer case (there's 2, which one?)

Gotta a "J". $100
Will keep my "T".
There's a split after '72 I (when C4 got hooked up?)
Want it? Use personal e-mail below to discuss...
by chad
Sun Mar 31, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: freeze plugs
Replies: 17
Views: 369

new thread: head gasket; new thread: C4 issues?

"... magic in putting in head gasket..." the "Handbook" has a prudy good guide. Got an edition? I used studs, (so hada guide) set gasket on there, lowered head. 3 'rounds' of tq frm center out (40, 60, 80 ft lbs). I think head spec is either 70 or 75 ft lbs. Have not run it yet b...

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