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by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: What to do about my radiator
Replies: 3
Views: 851

Re: What to do about my radiator

Dan, If your tanks and straps are in good shape.. I would just have it re-cored. The last one I had cored with a two row and it had 5/8 inch tubes. I had no problems after. I did have to remove a big dent from the top tank. I was able to retain the original look, no one notices. I learned the two r...
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Apr 04, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...
Replies: 20
Views: 3416

Re: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...

Three weeks later...After 80 degree F days. I hope the trees don't break. they have leaves and have blossomed.
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by RICKYMOPAR
Sun Mar 19, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Power steering, heater valves
Replies: 6
Views: 1506

Re: Power steering, heater valves

At Thomas Transfer trucking, Now sold to Burlington Northern. They had a 1959 Dodge yard hostler that was powered by an old L head. that used the old truck slave cylinder system. I think it used a Federal pump. Might be a source for brackets and pump system. The steering boxes are around for the pas...
by RICKYMOPAR
Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:23 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...
Replies: 20
Views: 3416

Re: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...

Fishing was good. Catching was another story... They were biting though.
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Hey, hand me that half-inch deep well, will ya?
Replies: 1
Views: 618

Re: Hey, hand me that half-inch deep well, will ya?

Schotzenhimer! It's a 7/16.... Please.
by RICKYMOPAR
Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...
Replies: 20
Views: 3416

Re: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...

I'll take the "white stuff" over rain any day! With the exception of a "White out".
by RICKYMOPAR
Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...
Replies: 20
Views: 3416

Re: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...

Dan , I have been where you are, Physically and mentally taxing. But you will have to brag about surviving later . During the bad storms here... I would have to work snow shift, all hours, repairing snow removal equipment and come home to dig out.. John Quinn and his son jack , came over and saved ...
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...
Replies: 20
Views: 3416

Re: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...

Dan, I will have to pass on the snow for now.... I want to pickup my new Colorado Fishing license tomorrow and take the grand children fishing. We Grilled burgers and sweet onions tonight being we are having some nice weather until Monday. Post script sunny and 77 degree temps in the back yard. Rick
by RICKYMOPAR
Sat Dec 10, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Faulkner gets a Redo
Replies: 861
Views: 60764

Re: Faulkner gets a Redo

Is this a radiant heater? catalytic type?...looks good. Here in Co Col Cold Colorado.
by RICKYMOPAR
Mon Oct 31, 2016 9:18 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Getting a start on the convertible project
Replies: 275
Views: 50519

Re: Getting a start on the convertible project

I just cut and paste. I am not an engineer but I agree your Fury looks awesome!
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Marks winter of "59"
Replies: 226
Views: 27919

Re: Marks winter of "59"

Is break over?
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:33 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Faulkner gets a Redo
Replies: 861
Views: 60764

Re: Faulkner gets a Redo

I had a friend visiting from Louisiana, Austin enjoyed "Colorado Native" for breakfast, of course with normal breakfast fare. My Kids just couldn't believe he enjoyed life so much. Unfortunately, Austin My friend from La. has passed. He was stage four Big C. I am happy he found happiness and a relax...
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Faulkner gets a Redo
Replies: 861
Views: 60764

Re: Faulkner gets a Redo

:o I am only fascinated by good body repair! Note: It makes me too angry and inpatient, when I try to do it myself, I need another "Colorado Native" I will bring some cases when I get back east.
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Oct 18, 2016 1:39 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Marks winter of "59"
Replies: 226
Views: 27919

Re: Marks winter of "59"

Funny about your timer systems, My machinist uses the Pabst timer short and sweet, he gets things done even during the break.

I however tried the Colorado Native break system...I'll have to get back to you on this later...
by RICKYMOPAR
Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:05 pm
Forum: Rebuilds
Topic: Marks winter of "59"
Replies: 226
Views: 27919

Re: Marks winter of "59"

There is no 'package tray' in most convertible models.