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    Does your neighborhood howl

    Neighbors are outside at 8pm howling. I guess this is going on in several cities in Montana and elsewhere in support of health care workers. It is kinda of fun.
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    No insult this time

    During the gulf wars, an endless stream of military people were being interviewed on the news shows. Not once was ex spec5 Mark asked to comment. Now we have the endless interviews concerning...
  3. Thread: Moonshine?

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    Re: Moonshine?

    That is not a symptom of the coronavirus, no need for testing.
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    Re: I'd say this defines Faux Pas

    Steve, that really is pretty bad. I think the local guy here just had a very poorly timed mailing with an unfortunate turn of phrase. Then again, never let a good virus go to waste.
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    His left hand ring and little finger are paralyzed.
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    I'd say this defines Faux Pas

    We are in our 70's. Wife has an autoimmune disease, we are not fearful of the current health crises, but we are cautious. In yesterdays mail we received a 16 question funeral planning survey from...
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    Re: Ford Anglia/Prefect USA parts supplier

    On this project it has been a necessity. English wheel and mini lathe purchased to make parts. McMaster-Carr has been a great source of parts for me to modify to fit. Learning new skills at 72;...
  8. Re: This just came up from the You Tube rabbit hole.

    As one of the comments states, fast and clean


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZ308aOOX04
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    Re: Ford Anglia/Prefect USA parts supplier

    Thanks guys. I searched the part number at those sites and didn't come up with anything. I looked at the part carefully and noticed it was tapered on one side only, facing a notch in the kingpin. ...
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    Ford Anglia/Prefect USA parts supplier

    Anybody know of one? My Cooper based sports/racer has some Anglia bits in the front suspension, I need to find part Y-3122 cotter pin. Found the part in UK, but freight costs more than the part. ...
  11. Thread: brake switch

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    T-Series Re: brake switch

    Wow, thanks Doug. That is exactly it.
  12. Thread: brake switch

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    T-Series Re: brake switch

    There are three three way fittings on the car. One of the legs on one of the fittings is stamped UNF, the switch leg. All the rest are 1/8 bsp, since I am putting in new brake lines, I have the...
  13. Thread: brake switch

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    T-Series brake switch

    Many of the parts on my Cooper derived sports racer seem to be from T-Series. I decided to replace the brake switch, the one I ordered supposedly fits a TD but does not fit my application, the...
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    T-Series Re: Directional Control Relay DB10

    It's negative ground, it has a "modern" 65 Alfa 1600 engine.
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    T-Series Re: Directional Control Relay DB10

    Thanks Roger. I bought the car 50 years ago, I do not remember it having that part. I drove it on the street for several years so I imagine the brakes and turn signals were not working properly. ...
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    T-Series Directional Control Relay DB10

    Continuing with my efforts to incorporate TD parts and wiring color code etc. in my early 50's S/R. What is the purpose of the Directional Control relay? Can I wire around it?
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    T-Series Re: Horn/Dipper Switch

    Great, thank you. I was kind of thinking it mounted like that. The problem is the mounting plate studs on mine are much shorter and need to go through two layers of aluminum, the dash itself and a...
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    T-Series Re: Horn/Dipper Switch

    Thank you, I have those instructions. What I don't understand is how the switch is mounted into the dash itself. For example, the Ignition/light switch mounts through an instrument size hole, it...
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    T-Series Horn/Dipper Switch

    I am continuing the restoration my early Cooper based sports/racer. I have been helped a great deal by the MG TD guys in the past, so another question. I am incorporating TD elements on the dash:...
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    Re: Facebook - curious if anyone else

    I have a FB account, none of the personal info is correct on purpose. I use it to check the holiday hours of the local breweries and the lunch menu at the art museum cafe.
  21. Thread: Performance cam

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    TR4/4A Re: Performance cam

    Too bad SBC parts don't fit on a our engines, we would have all kinds of cool bits.
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    TR4/4A Re: Performance cam

    Correct, just installing a performance cam without thinking it through will lead to a lot of expensive disappointment. I have the proper geometry with shorter push rods, the valve springs are...
  23. Thread: Performance cam

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    TR4/4A Re: Performance cam

    Art, we went similar routes with the head mill, 4-2-1 (love the sound), narrow belt and balancer.
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    TR4/4A Re: Performance cam

    I redid my tr4 engine a few years ago. Went with the BP270 cam, 89mm pistons, then I got a little crazy and added a set of Carrrillo rods (sorry about the inheritance kids). I used a 4A intake and...
  25. Thread: Camping

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    Re: Camping

    Camped out a Road America this year. Great fun.

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