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by chad
Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Log modification / removal
Replies: 3
Views: 127

log removal

This may have been done ona a vertical end mill (Bridgeport is what we call'em). The table can B set-up automatic (speeds'n feeds). On a head like this there's no need for cutting fluid. I've seen it done ona surface grinder (same, auto table). The table & pieces are walled off w/plexi glass as ...
by chad
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder
Replies: 16
Views: 426

Re: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder

chad wrote: C ci/Loadomatic.html
Sounds advance/timing/ignit involved (to me, not a mechanic).
by chad
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Offy tri-power stalls when in gear
Replies: 165
Views: 9586

Sales, S&H: 200 i6 frm rural home/shop

"...I can probably manage crating or strapping to a pallet..." Not an expert but had both luck & unhappiness. The best I found is an off shoot of flee bay. LTT (less that a truck-full) means some1 like U or me (a wrkin stiff) hasa truck. They (or may B the wife) gets together a trip - ...
by chad
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New Owner '65 Mustang - tune up help please
Replies: 26
Views: 721

New Owner '65 200 - dizzy/carb choices (ign & aspiration)

many of us use any post '68 carb that fits our level of MPGs/pep (performance either way) and post '68 ford dizzy. U R (I think this has been said) on the right side of '64 so the 'hole at the bottom' (ie ur block) can accept the later DSII. Dura Spark ('77 on I think) has enuff advantages ppl on th...
by chad
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Milling Head for 2bbl
Replies: 77
Views: 3539

Milling Head for 2bbl

its amazing isn't it? Chips fly like wood chips from a hachet... Other times U get the 'curl'... We hada 'shaper' It hada ram (like a broach but repeditive). The tool post helda cutter like one ona lath but 4 Xs bigger. U put the wrk piece (a big hunka metal) in the vice & the ram arm holding th...
by chad
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New carb or new dizzy???
Replies: 22
Views: 550

New carb or new dizzy: yes

thanks, Bill
:thumbup:
by chad
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New carb or new dizzy???
Replies: 22
Views: 550

Re: New carb or new dizzy???

wsa111 wrote:Yes, its a loadamatic. Sorry for the bad news.
Time for a DS11.
viewtopic.php?f=86&t=80184 This is the best of the best. Bill

did U wana show the loadamatic in ur link Bill?
by chad
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New Owner '65 Mustang - tune up help please
Replies: 26
Views: 721

'65 200 - tune up sequence?

550 - 6 ona mani, 6-650 ona auto O think, again - ck the above tech archive * "the Handbook".
Don't 4get an ign tune is 1st...
by chad
Sun Oct 06, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New carb or new dizzy???
Replies: 22
Views: 550

new carb or new dizzy - yes!

Visual ID: isn't it abt the lill 'dash pot' type thing - being on a large boss or flange to the rear driver's side of the dizzy? Lemmie C if I can get some pic: https://www.ebay.com/itm/USED-60-61-62-63-Ford-Full-Sized-Galaxie-500-XL-352-Distributor-C0AF-12127-D/352604069346?hash=item5218d71de2:g:Rn...
by chad
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: College Senior Design Project for the 200
Replies: 19
Views: 676

Design Project for 200 i6

yep, this thread's gone (4 now).
B nice 2 cont on da other rather than start anew
by chad
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New carb or new dizzy???
Replies: 22
Views: 550

new carb, new dizzy or both?

too expensive for me Bill? "New carb or dizzy?" yes ! "...- what’s your recommendation?..." Glad U put up the APPLIC... I have given none, Bill, can't, don't know the cost. I have asked a Q tho (as I know the cost of the alternative... The box alone costs more than my system in ...
by chad
Fri Oct 04, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New carb or new dizzy???
Replies: 22
Views: 550

New carb, new dizzy or both...

too expensive for me Bill? "New carb or dizzy?" yes ! "...- what’s your recommendation?..." Glad U put up the APPLICATION (THE automotive Q 4 every choice) and a lill more detail would help (4 a lill more zeroed in answ - but that may not B important here, 4 U). Did U get "t...
by chad
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: New Owner '65 Mustang - tune up help please
Replies: 26
Views: 721

'65 200- tune up Qs

"...when I just touch the accelerator..." U say @ a cold start. This probably is not it but worth checkin: the lill fingers or steps in the carb linkage . How car should start : get in, tap peddle to floor (sets on the steps) w/o holding down. Remove foot. Turn key, starts (1 - 5 sec). 3 -...
by chad
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: College Senior Design Project for the 200
Replies: 19
Views: 676

Design Project for the 200, may go it solo

Sad news, we did not get the patent project for our senior design group, but that does not mean I cannot work on it in the future.... How'd the E model head go? I remember pic of the adapter mounted. Last I remember wuz the "I'm gunna fill the vac port hole" but its not in ur signature li...
by chad
Thu Oct 03, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder
Replies: 16
Views: 426

170 keeps 'dropping a cylinder' - different 1? same?

intermittent is all ways tough, good luck, let us know
by chad
Thu Oct 03, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 38
Views: 9895

Major forum upgrade coming soon!

I'm not sure abt any of that. Sounds like what our crew already duz...may B I don't understand U.
I would like the tech archive to stay representative of the Classic Inlines legacy
w/o corruption, addition, edit, etc. So a part of me stands firm :"Hands Off."
:nono:
by chad
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 38
Views: 9895

doc's suggestions

Is this whats on the initial Index page under "General Tech, Read Only"
OR
on (for example) the index page for "our" forum:
viewforum.php?f=1
(the 1st 10 there?)
¯\_(ツ)_/¯
no sure
by chad
Tue Oct 01, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder
Replies: 16
Views: 426

170 keeps dropping a cylinder

5 rigs B4 the '68 change over...
did UC the info on SCV - a lill shinny disk on side of the carb (click on big blue bx @ above crossed screwdriver/wrench) & LOM?

https://fordsix.com/ci/Loadomatic.html

(I think that's it, didn't read)
Sounds advance/timing/ignit involved (to me, not a mechanic).
by chad
Mon Sep 30, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carb linkage pics needed
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Carb linkage pics needed

"...ask you..."
or go cable.
OEM (junk yrd, etc)
or
that hi priced Lokcar
( I think I can C a mechanic's brain growin in there)...
:nod:
by chad
Mon Sep 30, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Transmission & Drivetrain
Topic: 7 1/4 rear end options.
Replies: 31
Views: 4656

7 1/4 rear end gear, locker, spline, etc options

hummmmm...I sometimes search the after mrkt suppliers to try'n get reliable info. There is so much info on the net I just don't know what to trust. At the minimum I'd like to know of a site that lists out rear ends just like I C for engines. I found 1 that seems to wrk for carbs, another (actual I c...
by chad
Mon Sep 30, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 5200 carb
Replies: 67
Views: 1952

Holley 5200 carb

RU runnin 2 threads now?
I thought I just answ that.
:shock:
by chad
Mon Sep 30, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Transmission & Drivetrain
Topic: 7 1/4 rear end options.
Replies: 31
Views: 4656

7 1/4 rear end options available

or swap 1 in...
I bet they offer all kinda stuff thats backwrds compat now.
by chad
Sun Sep 29, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 5200 carb
Replies: 67
Views: 1952

Holley 5200 carb

"...reverse image..."
for motors w/intake/exh on drivers side or Right lookin frm H2O pump (is weber?).
(LHD v RHD cars can confuse on an international site like this).
by chad
Sun Sep 29, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Carb linkage pics needed
Replies: 16
Views: 506

Weber linkage pics needed

'One last time' (w/da rod link. if U wanna - ) the heims look good, so duz the 'gold' (brass?) rod link. Get the PVC hose outta da way (tie to AC housing or something else). If U need it (not a straight shot frm peddle link to carb link - log is in da way) get a stand off at the carb link. You'll C ...
by chad
Sun Sep 29, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 5200 carb
Replies: 67
Views: 1952

Holley 5200 carb

as we get a lill more into it I'll ask:
so as not to confuse - these pointers wrk for both the weber 32/36 and the holley 5200 ?
the spanish, italian, etc?
by chad
Sun Sep 29, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

Vacuum Line Help

I've seen the holes every where ina log now (Ryan's is in the "Bill's chipped paint area"). One
thing that helps me think I can drill/tap my own.
by chad
Sun Sep 29, 2019 1:23 am
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 5200 carb
Replies: 67
Views: 1952

tuning the Holley/Weber 32/36 to an i6

"...there were 4 as I remember
primary, air, main, idle, also emulsion tubes..."

I did not change out/experiment w/enuff or the correct.
I'm thinkin the holes in the tubes would have benefited the most
this wuz a 4.1L or '82 Toy jeep (250ci). A pinto is 2300 cc (2.3L)
by chad
Sat Sep 28, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: 240-300 "Big Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 5200 carb
Replies: 67
Views: 1952

Holley 5200 carb

here's who I used: https://www.greenfieldautospecialists.com lots of carb parts, I just called then walked in. Mike's is just the best if U ask me (vids on rebuilds, enuff on-line info to research different model carbs, etc) https://www.carburetor-parts.com and fr any 32/36: Redline http://www.redli...
by chad
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder
Replies: 16
Views: 426

Re: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder

"...do not understand LOM/SCV..." a guy w/a buncha i6 might benifit frm "the Handbook" a resource many of us here use (see Matt at vintage inlines dot com). "The Ford...6 Cyl Performance Handbook". While waiting for delivery - "...full explanation of the LOM-SCV in...
by chad
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

Vacuum Line Help

:D...There`s one on my 84 F150... Leo "...a threaded hole on the intake manifold of the big 6 that a vacuum manifold screws into..." know which yrs oem - for others sourcin (I can drill/tapa hole) the fitting? OK, that helps: a 'multi-tap' for vac lines (manafold vac). (C the 1s w/"e...
by chad
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: No compression in one cylinder.. anything I can do before pulling head?
Replies: 41
Views: 1837

zero compression 1 cyl, head back on

yup, all the rotating prts (inc valves, cam, crank, all of it if it moves). These were broke in already? nonea dem have been changed or put in w/o 'break in"? I'm just thinkin "B4 he starts it up..." If "all set" U can say: "Jump ina lake, Chad." All I B membah is ...
by chad
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

Vacuum Line Help

somea doz pic in post 7 (even the OZ motors) and the diagram in the 3rd shop man. pic (Inlet air temp control) R great to have. I'm actually gunna pull the prt number U gave us X D7ZE9D626BA-2.8 200 3HD to C what's around. I seek a closed system w/the RBS carb (different airhorn flange), 250 usin a ...
by chad
Fri Sep 27, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 170 keeps dropping a cylinder
Replies: 16
Views: 426

170 keeps dropping a cylinder

kouwell, 3rd yr ever comet (1 of ur 5 i6). not sure what 'drop out' means, thinkin not fuel but,,, Is it all stock on the ignition? ie LOM/SCV? ..... Welcome .....!!! to the site, AND best forum. (ck out vintage vans dot com too /OR/ http://www.fordeconolinepickup.com/specifications/ they havea FB s...
by chad
Fri Sep 27, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: No compression in one cylinder.. anything I can do before pulling head?
Replies: 41
Views: 1837

0 compression#5, fixed, head back on now

"...the 'break in' process? ..."
tryin to figure out where U R. If it needs the above.
I'm lost here...best to stay out, sorry
:oops:
by chad
Fri Sep 27, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

Vacuum Line Help

hey Leo !
That's kouwell.

"...a threaded hole on the intake manifold of the big 6 that a vacuum manifold screws into..."
know which yrs oem - for others sourcin (I can drill/tapa hole) the fitting?
by chad
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

Vacuum Line Help

geesh, I usta think those kids who just ran a hand over all those colored tiny vac lines, rippin them all out - were pretty stupid. Now I'm not so sure... The '80s & 90s I hada pretty nice income and did not mess w/my cars - paid others so did not follow the technology. Next came a return to 'ne...
by chad
Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 1964 170ci/c4 combo words of wisdom
Replies: 9
Views: 350

64 170ci/c4 combo

"...use it as a dart board..." 8^ ( Nawh.... ============ decisions, decisions... "...the 170 with my current 2.77 3 spd manual for now...." that's what I did for 33 yrs (da bronk) all the while collectin info, researchin and usin the vehicle to fill an account (for its own purpo...
by chad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 1964 170ci/c4 combo words of wisdom
Replies: 9
Views: 350

'64 170ci/c4 combo

C3, now I like that
AND
we get 2C ur smilin face!

Gotta drive sumpin till U get what U want...
I'd like to try an aod 4 a few yrs...
by chad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: No compression in one cylinder.. anything I can do before pulling head?
Replies: 41
Views: 1837

Zero compression in one cylinder. Head back together

"...It was certainly a single stuck exhaust valve..." if ur confident that was "it", then its all that can be hoped for, no? Forgot now, how far did U got in the 'break in' process? Motor wuz in vehicle? Ran 20 min? "...a huge help for someone..." the rewards of ur will...
by chad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 1964 170ci/c4 combo words of wisdom
Replies: 9
Views: 350

'64 170ci/c4 combo words of wisdom

"...words of wisdom/cautions for this?..."
U have "the Handbook", seen our tech archive?

Recent thread gave dement ions 4 above subject line DIY adapter...simple
:thumbup:
by chad
Tue Sep 24, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: No compression in one cylinder.. anything I can do before pulling head?
Replies: 41
Views: 1837

0 compression, one cylinder. Reassembled now

"...learned a lot ..."
but wuz it abt the orig problem?
Important 2 C what it wuz 2 avoid a 2nd time...
Good Luck, hope membership here is useful...
:thumbup:
by chad
Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Was there a problem
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: Was there a problem

aahhhh, specificly?
4 me? the brozer would show the lll blue line ...it would run on a lill, would get stuck part way, not run to the end, took 4ever, would not open the screen to this site...3, 4 daze?...mmmm...
and
oh yeah:
"...an SQL window that said 'too many connections'(1040)..."
by chad
Mon Sep 23, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

alu/VI head'n intake: Set Up help

yup
and
"...I have upgraded mu carb setup with a Weber 32/36..." that
carb operates different than most we use.
and
this is a motorcraft 2V
w/C4 I think, different.
by chad
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Line Help
Replies: 19
Views: 468

alu/VI head'n intake Set Up

don't 4get doc, the weber is a lill different. I'm unfamiliar. Also don't know the alu ('s Y I haven't responded). I'd assume w/the alu there is one hole, fitting, nipple on that flat, outside surface (the 3 or 4 inch edge) under the carb, passenger's side, vertical face. I C bosses to drill out for...
by chad
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Forum Issues Only
Topic: Was there a problem
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Was there a problem

ditto - 4 daze of it?
Gettin 'stuff' frm 1 other site so thought it might B me...

Thanks for the confirmation guys !
by chad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vintage inlines header fitment in 1961 chero and exhaust questions
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Vintage inlines header fitment in 1961 chero /and/ exhaust questions

"...modify the alt bracket to clear header I just don't want to bash header or..."
not sure ur going on pass top side but threads here have shown
minor shim and flap wheel clearence for alt (&/or ac compressor, I think).
by chad
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vintage inlines header fitment in 1961 chero and exhaust questions
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Vintage inlines header fitment in 1961 chero /and/ exhaust questions

did U ask Matt at pre-purchase time? He is open to that (has suggestions to offer). There is a contact button or address on the VI site. I'd try there as that is his product. I bought mine as CI closed dwn (last one). I understand its a lill different than the VI. I think I C info in the Handbook th...
by chad
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: exhaust
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: exhaust

obviously U can put any muf U want on it. U mention both log & exhaust. I'm not sure what U R looking for. May B some detail could help. A direct mount 2v carb, redoing the oe exh. manifold at the connection w/down pipe? It is a ford, can't make it a chebby. Sorry, just kinda 'thick' myself... :...
by chad
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: exhaust
Replies: 7
Views: 310

i6 "long tube" exhaust 'headers'

alBdarned, looks like they have it but only as a kit w/a carb ("ford 200 6=8"). Haveta keep checkin in w/good ol Clif even w/their changes in personnel. Holley took over Hooker 1/2 doz yrs ago? After the clifford surprise (above kit) I thought I'd go there. A 30 page check did not cover al...

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