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by chad
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1945 Question
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: Holley 1945 Question

probably not the same but may B? More properly called 'all terrain' (around here). https://www.google.com/search?q=lull+all+terrain+forklift&client=safari&rls=en&tbm=isch&source=iu&ictx=1&fir=2Vg3_Y4AXPk9XM%253A%252CUXBTsmG271yNKM%252C_&usg=AI4_-kT-HKj2BY9KxrG139t-6EQ0S3y...
by chad
Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1945 Question
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: Holley 1945 Question

WoW :shock: 2T clean jerk! Not 4 WD tho, eh? You think its the 170ci or 225 Slanty? We have sompin here kinda similar ("off rd") the contractors use that can drive/sit on uneven ground but set it's load (typically sheathing 4 2nd fl or sheet rock/other product) up-a-level or 2 onto level/p...
by chad
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Engine tune and questions
Replies: 9
Views: 129

ready 2 ship

"3 points" is a 'modern' seat belt? Do U have the 1980s bolts/tab mounts 4 it?
Glad it's goin on a carrier if the dif has not been re-lubed. When do U transport?
by chad
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1945 Question
Replies: 15
Views: 357

Re: Holley 1945 Question

U Go Joe,
thnx 4 trustin us, takin us (me) along.
Time 4 da cord wood? hay? what's up wid da Fork use now?

Thnx~
by chad
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Engine tune and questions
Replies: 9
Views: 129

144 goes home

"...a plan that begins with an outcome goal..." bingo. I'm gunna bet you'll wait a yr, research, enjoy the ride'n think what would be beddah... I was kiddin when I said "remote H2O pump, ele fuel pump'n fan, turbo" but by then'n with the classes U take - Y not? Because a 250/4.1 ...
by chad
Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: DUI distributor install
Replies: 10
Views: 190

skip DUI distributor, use DSII system

Chad you also should use a coil with low primary resistance. MSD Blaster 2 or 3. Pertronix also just came out with a low resistance primary winding coil. Lower than .5 ohms The Ford TCI coil has the lowest resistance of all .3 ohms. Yes, coil must match. I understand .5 up to 1.5 ohm. MSD is a lill...
by chad
Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: car jumping in gear
Replies: 52
Views: 759

"... rattling of PCV ..." they're supposed to rattle, but not while driving. We take em out'n shake (listen for a rattle) to make sure they're not clogged/need replaced. U may need to source the correct PVC (some folk throw in any 1 they find). U may B right bout the 'blow back'. Do U have...
by chad
Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:49 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: CYL. HEAD WELDING
Replies: 19
Views: 364

cast log WELDING for direct mount

there R some rods "Muggery" (spelling) they claim U don't hafta pre heat the cast,
can't vouch for them - see a utube vid.
by chad
Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: DUI distributor install
Replies: 10
Views: 190

DUI set up - way over priced'n not as good as...

"... for anything but the Ford Small Six..."
my vote is for the straight DSII system
or
DSII with an HEI 4 pin in place of the ds box.
by chad
Sun Sep 23, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: CYL. HEAD WELDING
Replies: 19
Views: 364

direct mount 2v carb

Thanks, Seth. Most of us know that pic as 1 of the few well done heads. The 'filling low spots" was done B4 the 1st mill passes (the very 1st operation in the whole proceedure). Hopefully Broncowheels will C it. Here's a Q I've hada while. Can the carb B mounted to what we C in the pic w/o any ...
by chad
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 67 mustang - 300 head vs 200 head
Replies: 25
Views: 262

'67 200 - 300 head vs 200 head

"... the book is out of stock..."
looks "In" to me now...
by chad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: DUI distributor install
Replies: 10
Views: 190

DUI Swap

"...much more in the tech archive...." that's above in the big blue box w/the crossed screwdriver'n wrench. Click onit, scroll dwn to 'Ignition Sys' & hit 'DUI swap' or go to the LOM/SCV topic or anything else on there! That'n "The Ford...Six Cyl Performance Handbook" R our t...
by chad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Perfection
Replies: 10
Views: 164

perfection - never get there, all ways attempt it

enuff knuckle bangin w/o head bangin too. :nono: I take sompin apart'n don't havea camera phone like some here use. The exploded diagrams help a nubie (on some M/M/Y) like me clean out my tool cart of all those disassembled prts onto the correct place in an unfamiliar vehicle or component I've not h...
by chad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: car jumping in gear
Replies: 52
Views: 759

what duz-car jumping in gear-mean?

"getting somewhere..." Yes, ur putting ur hands on there'n learning. YOU are the ultimate on ur vehicle as U can C even the paid helpers 'back out'. The manuals are almost mandatory as U (like the rest of us) were not born an expert. There R so many sub-systems on the 'automotive system' (...
by chad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Perfection
Replies: 10
Views: 164

Improvement, more 2 come

Sounds good, thnx 4 da update: "...as Classic Inlines said..." "...as the shop manual said..." glad ur goin 'by the book' rather than just digin in. Once U get there we can help on real Qs. You already C some really great results: "...almost puts me in tears how smooth...&qu...
by chad
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New to the group
Replies: 5
Views: 104

New to the group

"..talking and listening to some people who may have experience..."
Don't 4get our forum:

viewforum.php?f=3

for the Oz motor. Not as active as this forum but more specific, in fact don't miss ALL our offerings.

W E L C O M E !!!
enjoy ur visit
R U in USA ???
by chad
Fri Sep 21, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: CYL. HEAD WELDING
Replies: 19
Views: 364

Re: CYL. HEAD WELDING

I'd worry abt having different parts of that head B at different temps. I think that is what causes problems. I have done forge welding (just "blacksmith artistry") & cast reacts poorly in big chunks like our heads. For this, it's beyond my equipment, so should stay out of it, but to w...
by chad
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 221 Stroked 200 - Myth or Reality
Replies: 21
Views: 362

200 stroked to 221. Myth or reality?

"...only way you can avoid cam to crank clashes on a stroker is by offset grinding down the crankpin diameter...(need a)...undercut cam casting with couterweight cheeks cut out to clear the conrods. A stroked 200 needs a ..." needs a what? clearence the counter weights? Hadda do that putti...
by chad
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 221 Stroked 200 - Myth or Reality
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: 221 Stroked 200 - Myth or Reality

"...250 IS basically a stroked 200..."
by the pros - Ford itself !
by chad
Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Torque Strap
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Torque Strap

get any further w/this Gene?
I saw an ~ 28 / 29 inch fiber 1 yesterday (corvette).

Do U know what sz (length) is needed?
by chad
Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 221 Stroked 200 - Myth or Reality
Replies: 21
Views: 362

221 Stroked 200. The Reality

can we "use some math" to look @ it a lill? - (IDK what that would B, ahh, I don't know automotive theory) rod to boar ratio? calculated HP or tq?, comparison to similar motors? What could work here, doin it 'on paper'? (well 'puter these daze) It seems Mike may have worked out the possibi...
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating at freeway speed
Replies: 21
Views: 262

Re: Overheating at freeway speed

good on ya mate!
Let's C frm here...
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 221 Stroked 200 - Myth or Reality
Replies: 21
Views: 362

221 Stroked 200 - Myth or Reality

Hi Harlon, "...the 221 discussed in the tech article archive." Mike W. who found this Site, Classic Inlines, the alu head in the VI catalogue'n much much more is no longer with us. He passed away a yr or 2 ago (altho @ my age a decade is like a yr so I'm probably pretty inaccurate). What U...
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating at freeway speed
Replies: 21
Views: 262

Re: Overheating at freeway speed

65coupei6 wrote: Then BlueDevil makes some nice... https://store.gobdp.com/products/

Hope those gud ol boys frm Sou Carlinie did OK in this storm!
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 67 mustang - 300 head vs 200 head
Replies: 25
Views: 262

Re: unKnown increased performance

Dawg the book is out of stock and i wont pay double the price to Get it. Then there will B alot of 'teachin' done here. The book is worth 4X the price in my opinion. They R being mailed frm supplier to retailer right now, sez Matt. Y not speak to him (Matt) directly (post on VI site at "contac...
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Cooling system needs
Replies: 12
Views: 194

what's there optimal first, then mods

ele fan along w/remote H2O pump, ele fuel pump'n efi/turbo R all dwn the rd 4 U I'm sure...
8^0
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Cooling system needs
Replies: 12
Views: 194

Re: Cooling system needs

You'd do better with a good fan shroud. Some fairly competent engineers designed ur system to do that sorta driving. However it's up to us to keep the system at it's optimal. Make sure U have that shroud; the fan blades spin 1/2 in & 1/2 out of it; U done a good flush (that thing's been sittin ...
by chad
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: car jumping in gear
Replies: 52
Views: 759

Re: car jumping in gear

"... Load O Matic distributor..." LOM frm ur research on "tech archive" &/or the Handbook U know it must have Spark Control Valve carb to match. LOM / SCV '67'n earlier. "... it's hassle engine..." if U have not done the research we recommend. "...casting numbe...
by chad
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Transmission & Drivetrain
Topic: 7 1/4 rear end options.
Replies: 18
Views: 971

Re: 7 1/4 rear end options.

ck w/Yukon (as stated)
and
Grissley (can't spell, it's the bear's name).
Both R on-line.
by chad
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 67 Mustang - Tuning Autolite 1100
Replies: 44
Views: 1529

modin '67 200

woodbutcher wrote::hmmm: ...What is your location?...
Good luck.Have fun.Be safe.
Leo

Cincinnati area ?
by chad
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New Camshaft
Replies: 12
Views: 193

copper / steel head gaskets

possibly cheeper than custom (which R readily available).
by chad
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 67 mustang - 300 head vs 200 head
Replies: 25
Views: 262

unKnown Performance upgrade Qs

"...start studying..."
then ask, we can help but a tutoring is tough.
Keep at it.
the Handbook, tech archive.

viewforum.php?f=94

viewforum.php?f=22

viewforum.php?f=48

(I'm not bein 'mean') just da opposite!
by chad
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New Camshaft
Replies: 12
Views: 193

Re: New Camshaft

luv 2 hear what carb (& transmis) gets 26 & over MPGs...
Thnx~
by chad
Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 67 mustang - 300 head vs 200 head
Replies: 25
Views: 262

unKnown increased performance

Post #4 by chad » Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:00 pm Gotta start @ the beginning: "The Ford...6 Cyl Performance Handbook" frm Matt at vintage inlines dot com (20 $ ?) sounds like a resource U could really use. While waiting 4 delivery ck the above tech archive (@ big blue bx w/crossed screwdriver/wr...
by chad
Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Alternator conversion questions
Replies: 7
Views: 136

Alternator conversion/hd lght conversion

the bronk sub-harness long enuff 4 the falcon nose?
by chad
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: CYL. HEAD WELDING
Replies: 19
Views: 364

adaptalog

dat's 'pane w/o pain !
:nono: :arg:
by chad
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 67 mustang - 300 head vs 200 head
Replies: 25
Views: 262

Re: 67 mustang - 300 head vs 200 head

"The Ford...6 Cyl Performance Handbook" frm Matt at vintage inlines dot com (20 $ ?) sounds like a resource U could really use. While waiting 4 delivery ck the above tech archive (@ big blue bx w/crossed screwdriver/wrench). All ur Qs should B answ there. After gettin up to speed U will ha...
by chad
Mon Sep 17, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Alternator conversion questions
Replies: 7
Views: 136

2 questions in 1

I'd run the 10w50 racing oil (is it Castrol?) if U have the speeds U talk bout goin home. (mild) -LOL- (but serious too) Drain it nearer to winter (fall frez) after gettin home...then 10/30 yr round... For ur alternator's output 50 - 70 A is fine. More (above 90/100 ?) may fry that ol system in ur c...
by chad
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New Camshaft
Replies: 12
Views: 193

New Camshaft

tell us why you're making these changes (Y not what U had?). What R U seeking to do - specific application statements yield more accurate answ. 90% of the automotive pic is answ by the 'application' Q. Do U have the 'cam card' for this cam? That head has some advantages over earlier 1s. R U going to...
by chad
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Transmission & Drivetrain
Topic: Clutch from heck: Clutch Squeak
Replies: 6
Views: 139

Re: Clutch from heck: Clutch Squeak

neither will they.
I doubt anything's wrong w/it but they can B faulty. Simply send it back ask the supplier to reimburse ur instalation time & get a new one. Don't even hafta charge the customer.
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating at freeway speed
Replies: 21
Views: 262

not overheating at freeway speed

no, it's nother search function thread.
But use a hose for 'each way': 1st in typical place (up top) then dwn below. Some 1 w/better key board and english lang skills can explain if U don't C it in the search.
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Two Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: Two Questions

don't know if 'henkyo' is still around but the link to e-bay will provide some useful info.
With it U can do the operation AND source correct parts (for those specific sz shafts only).

Good Luck, when I saw that econobox guy do the rebuild I thought it wuz pretty slick!
Let us know how YOU do...
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Two Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 118

FW bolts ; rebush Autolite

On #1 don't know. I'd look thru the tech archive (crossed screwdriver/wrench above) &/or go to the 'Help" section of my local autoprts store. They have a buncha plastic wrapped cards (yellow/red/green) hanging on a peg board. Usually there listed by Y/M/M. If more patient I imagine some 1 w...
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: My Budget 250 build
Replies: 93
Views: 8120

Re: My Budget 250 build

"...Probably more than you wanted to know..."
not at all, I wouldn't have asked.
AND thank you for the info (inc the "404').

"...put any drivetrain that was offered in any car."
so different today. Just order it & the factory set 1 aside 4 U.
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating at freeway speed
Replies: 21
Views: 262

a 'decent' flush

try a double flush (chem treatment 2X) and the "2 way" (i.e. in each direction).
Just get the "bad stuff" (Chemicals/slough) into a container (for environmental protection) 1st.
U may B surprised by what U C. Esp if you don't do the every-3-to-5-yr maintenance.
:thumbup:
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Flywheel question
Replies: 4
Views: 70

sourcing correct flywheel

I got a 92 cent prt for my 1974 pressure cooker (meals cooking) that cost over $18.00 due to shipping, handeling, duties, fees and tarrifis (I don't know what all) in 2013. Every town here in NE USA has 5 machine shops (kinda like Japan/some other co, guy's got some equp in basement, comes home afte...
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Flywheel question
Replies: 4
Views: 70

sourcin the correct flywheel

1) don't trust pic (they will often state the pic does not apply "for rep purposes only"). I can't say for each company. U might ask if U need to. 2) Awful expensive to ship (due to weight). Is this a case U can just switch out the 'ring gear'? /or/ could B cheeper to machine locally? Y do...
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Overheating at freeway speed
Replies: 21
Views: 262

Overheating at freeway speed Only

last flush'n fill? May B wanna drain it and get something caustic in there, flush, assure a 50/50% coolant replace (w/o adding air)? IDK, may B a chunk broke off in there, or it's just gettin sludgy? "Hi way speed" 2 me means stress but also plenty of wind blowin by the fins... The 'overfl...
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 250 intake on a 200 ci
Replies: 6
Views: 271

250 intake on a 200: C tech archive/the Handbook

"...An English class would do you well...."
Nah, 18 yrs school'n dat wha ya get (well some post graduate colleges too).
Enjoy!
by chad
Sun Sep 16, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: CYL. HEAD WELDING
Replies: 19
Views: 364

direct mount dwn draft carbs

thats some pretty hot ! It's still not as hot as the welding materiel during welding. Looks like some interesting reading (will have at it soon). Broncowanwheel: Looking around here I see the best results (see pic in a site search) from: a build up 1st ; a machining; adapter placement'n drilling for...

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