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  1. And it is only going to get worse. I had the...

    And it is only going to get worse. I had the hydra-matic transmission in my 54 Olds rebuilt about 5 years ago. Guy did a great job but he died about a year ago.
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    H&H are really good guys. They are now in the...

    H&H are really good guys. They are now in the second generation running the company.
  3. There was a lot of crazy stuff that went on back...

    There was a lot of crazy stuff that went on back the, The craziest I remember is not car related. In 1969 and 1970 on my trips to and from Viet Nam through Hawaii, the flight attendants would...
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    If you go back and look at Carl's avatar you will...

    If you go back and look at Carl's avatar you will see he passed away in November. I think Carl was probably looking for pictures.
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    My first thought is JB Weld. But without a...

    My first thought is JB Weld. But without a picture it is hard to really say. Marine-tex would be another possibility.
  6. I can remember laying on the package shelf...

    I can remember laying on the package shelf probably in our 1950 or 1953 Ford. I don't think any consideration was given to safety at all in those days. Thanks for posting these.
  7. I had a friend that came up with a novel use. He...

    I had a friend that came up with a novel use. He hooked the coil wire to a detent switch mounted on the back of the lighter. When you pushed the lighter in it disconnected the power to the coil. A...
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    Very nice and seemed to be reasonably priced....

    Very nice and seemed to be reasonably priced. Good luck with this.
  9. Thread: Hey redmanf1

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    I think that is an early Corvette grill which...

    I think that is an early Corvette grill which were also very popular back in the day.
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    I think this is one of the better threads on this...

    I think this is one of the better threads on this site. I love 39 and 40 Fords.
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    Carl had more posts than anybody on that site and...

    Carl had more posts than anybody on that site and maybe this one. I believe he posted a response to every post on every thread. Carl was also a Viet Nam Veteran.

    RIP Carl
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    I think those may be early Corvette with dog dish...

    I think those may be early Corvette with dog dish hubcaps.
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    My wife bought me one of those The Bone creepers....

    My wife bought me one of those The Bone creepers. Although I haven't used it much, it needs some type of hydraulic lift to get me up.
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    Wow. That is going to be quite a car. That is not...

    Wow. That is going to be quite a car. That is not a low budget build for sure. Thanks for sharing.
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    Welcome Jake. Everybody on here loves pictures....

    Welcome Jake. Everybody on here loves pictures. There is a lot of knowledge on here. What part of the country are you in?
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    I have a set of those from SpeedDaddy. I am not...

    I have a set of those from SpeedDaddy. I am not even close to installing them but they look very well made. I will probably replace the ball joints with better ones.
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    I have one of those but haven't used it very...

    I have one of those but haven't used it very much. I have a pad I believe I bought from Northern Tool that is something like 2" of foam mounted on plastic. It is about 12" by 18" and has a handle on...
  18. Thread: Speedo lube

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    My apologies for reading it too fast. Your post...

    My apologies for reading it too fast. Your post was pretty clear. Good luck with this.
  19. Thread: Speedo lube

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    It has been a long time since I did one but from...

    It has been a long time since I did one but from what I remember you just unscrewed it from the back of the speedometer, pulled the cable out being careful to not get it on the upholstery and took a...
  20. Thread: Car Covers

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    I have a Covercraft indoor cover on my 54 Olds...

    I have a Covercraft indoor cover on my 54 Olds and have been very happy with it. Not cheap but it accomplishes #1 and #2 from Bama's post.
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    They have both probably sunk about a foot into...

    They have both probably sunk about a foot into the ground by now. Unfortunate. I hope I am wrong.
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    I remember a few years ago passing a place out in...

    I remember a few years ago passing a place out in the country north of Eureka Springs, Arkansas that had a red and white 55 two door hardtop sitting in the yard. This car had to have come out of a...
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    I think when the day comes for me I am just going...

    I think when the day comes for me I am just going to drive my on jack stands for a while. Then getting home will not be a problem. Of course that would be no fun so I won't do it.
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    That is a very very nice truck and tastefully...

    That is a very very nice truck and tastefully done. Enjoy it.
  25. Glad I could help. They made me a dual exhaust...

    Glad I could help. They made me a dual exhaust system for my 54 Old convertible with power steering and it fit perfectly. Duals were not available in 54 and with the power steering the left pipe is a...
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