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by dakster
Fri Oct 09, 2009 12:38 am
Forum: In the Shop
Topic: Dash fabrication
Replies: 60
Views: 16352

Re: Dash fabrication

I will tell you what: I wish that I put the time in my dash as he did; it looks fantastic! and I do actually enjoy or admire his tools, but you have to admit that I was right with my response. ( Am I a hyprocrit or what?)
by dakster
Wed Oct 07, 2009 10:54 pm
Forum: In the Shop
Topic: Dash fabrication
Replies: 60
Views: 16352

Re: Dash fabrication

All that I see in this guy is "Look at all of the cool tools that I have" Show-off. Your car would probably be finished if you did not spend 3 hours per day taking pics and posting them here. Back to work!
by dakster
Mon Sep 14, 2009 8:23 pm
Forum: In the Shop
Topic: Drag Race Engine Guru's... need starter help
Replies: 4
Views: 3090

Re: Drag Race Engine Guru's... need starter help

I almost never go cheap, but I did with my starter. I purchased a Hitachi mini starter (model PSL-100) for my 585 big block chevy with 14 to 1 compression. This sucker cranks like a mule, hot or cold. I have a red top optima battery and huge battery cables. I am very happy with it. It is very small,...
by dakster
Sat Aug 15, 2009 2:42 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: 434 or 377
Replies: 12
Views: 4691

Re: 434 or 377

Remember the old saying: "There is no replacement for cubic inches" If you are looking at making 1.5 horsepower per cubic inch, the difference is 85 horsepower just upgrading from the 377 to the 434.