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Forum: Body... Talk & Q&A 02-12-2019, 03:19 PM
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Posted By Darksyde
Can anyone tell me what kind or what style window...

Can anyone tell me what kind or what style window seal i would use?
Forum: Body... Talk & Q&A 02-09-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 407
Posted By Darksyde
I guess I could do it myself, just donít know the...

I guess I could do it myself, just donít know the tolerances, or dimensions/type of window trim. So I wouldnít know where to start.
I wasnít sure if it would be $1000+ for custom glass or $500ish
Forum: Body... Talk & Q&A 02-08-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 407
Posted By Darksyde
Glass

Wondering what this may cost me?

My truck will have a 2 piece front flat glass windshield, 2 side windows and a small mail slot back window.
Found a shop in town to do it but they wont even give...
Forum: Ford Engines 01-31-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 556
Posted By Darksyde
Will have to get a bus for all the Chevy guys....

Will have to get a bus for all the Chevy guys....
Forum: Ford Engines 01-30-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 556
Posted By Darksyde
Fords Rule, Chevys Drool..!

Yup and discuss...
Forum: Builds! 01-23-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,056
Posted By Darksyde
Ya I've looked at that, gives me the ability to...

Ya I've looked at that, gives me the ability to adjust each bag from nmy phone and stuff. But does not allow preset ride heights unless you buy the control module which is $950. Ouch. I was just...
Forum: Builds! 01-22-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,056
Posted By Darksyde
Cool but pricey and I would be guaranteed to lose...

Cool but pricey and I would be guaranteed to lose that remote in the first few days.

I have room on my console so my thoughts are 7 toggle switches with 3 dials and 4 buttons.
7 toggles would...
Forum: Builds! 01-22-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,056
Posted By Darksyde
Time for an update. Been working on the air bag...

Time for an update.
Been working on the air bag suspension. Have tank, compressor, and all the solenoids installed and plumed and wired. All works although i have one sticky down valve in the back...
Forum: Body... Talk & Q&A 10-25-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,922
Posted By Darksyde
Metal glass run 1940 ford

I'm trying to find the metal c channel glass run that fits inside the door. I have new felts but the metal channel is missing on one door. Anyone know where I might find one?
Forum: Builds! 10-11-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,056
Posted By Darksyde
Got a few more things done. Lighting is all in...

Got a few more things done. Lighting is all in and works. Working on finalizing the wiring routes before I install the floor-pan completely.
Window regulators were pretty damaged so went the cheap...
Forum: Builds! 07-10-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,056
Posted By Darksyde
Finally, got some time to get some stuff done. ...

Finally, got some time to get some stuff done.
Wiring is 80%, still needs glass, has a box, needs fenders(4 inspection)

headlights, e-brake, rest of cab floor and seat mounting next.
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 04-17-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,887
Posted By Darksyde
Rip wb

Rip wb
Forum: Builds! 03-21-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,056
Posted By Darksyde
Wow long time no post. Not alot to report. Car...

Wow long time no post.
Not alot to report. Car is sitting on all 4 wheels on its own suspension. Pretty Cold winter here didnt get a chance to get much done.
I replaced the front tires and wire...
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 03-16-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By Darksyde
Nope, would have loved to but don't think it...

Nope, would have loved to but don't think it would fit on the plane...
Don't think they sell "whole" vehicles. Just parts from the yard. They do have a few full cars for sale at this lot, but...
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 03-15-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By Darksyde
Only got a few. Nope haven't found a shop...

Only got a few.

Nope haven't found a shop yet. Still have a ton of stuff to do to before any inspection, but just want to get my feelers out for when the time comes.
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 03-14-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By Darksyde
Desert Valley Auto

Had a chance to visit both yards at Desert Valley Auto while on a trip to Mesa.
If your ever in the area and have the opportunity its a worth while trip. The south yard was mostly older...
Forum: Title Q&A 02-21-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 746
Posted By Darksyde
Sorry for the delayed response, been a busy...

Sorry for the delayed response, been a busy couple weeks.
Starting to get close with my build. Want to start looking for a shop that will do my out of province. Need someone who is rod friendly as...
Forum: Title Q&A 02-07-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 746
Posted By Darksyde
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 01-19-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By Darksyde
Ya I've read some other reviews and sounds like...

Ya I've read some other reviews and sounds like that's the consensus. I have to remind myself its not going to be a autocross machine either. Thanks for your thoughts, much appreciated. Sometimes i...
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 01-18-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By Darksyde
My concern with height is the roll on the tire....

My concern with height is the roll on the tire. My concern with staying with bias is I want to run similar tires on all four corners. Dont want to run bias in front, radials in back. I'm looking to...
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 01-17-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By Darksyde
Mickey Thompson Sportsman S/R Tires

Looking for tires for the front of my ride. I mocked up the car with old 17" ford wire wheels with 5.25/5.50 x 17 tires.
The rims are badly rusted and I dont feel comfortable using them. Also I want...
Forum: Builds! 09-08-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,449
Posted By Darksyde
Where did you pick up those steel rims?

Where did you pick up those steel rims?
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 08-23-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By Darksyde
Yup inspectors don't like helms. Issue with the...

Yup inspectors don't like helms. Issue with the rod end built into the pitman is how do you attach it to a tie rod. With a a threaded tie rod end I can thread it into a threaded rod and then insert...
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 08-22-2017, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By Darksyde
Im thinking of trying to use my Mopar box(68...

Im thinking of trying to use my Mopar box(68 roadrunner) but I cant seem to find a pitman arm for it thats straight or doesnt have the rod end built into it.
Any ideas?
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 08-07-2017, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By Darksyde
Steering

So I'm rethinking my steering setup. Really wanted the cowl steering, had a mopar manual box, and everything pretty much built. But the inspection guys here do not like any welding on steering. ...
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