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First outing

Made it home. Changed out the throttle cable. To test it out I headed to a small car show. I have a few issues to work out but getting closer. 19 more words


What have we here?

Look what I spied at the market this lovely Spring afternoon –

It’s a beaut, that’s for sure.

First person to name the make & model wins free beer for a month. 6 more words

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In the shop

It is still in the Transmission shop.


Happy Birthday Scratch!

Today marks the third anniversary of the completion of one of Ron’s biggest projects to date, “Scratch” the lake-ster rat truck. ¬†Scratch was a challenge, to design, fabricate, assemble, and register a street-legal rat truck within one year. ¬† 83 more words


Watch your speed

It’s easy to want to turn the buffer up. In my opinion, the best results happen when the buffer is turned down. Use a good wool pad and compound, and keep the buffer around 800 or 900 rpm’s. 44 more words


Powder coated bumper

It’s not chrome, it not paint, but powder coat. Should be more rugged than paint and it was 10 times cheaper than chrome. I think for 67 years old the bumper looks pretty good.