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Forum: Builds! 10-11-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,709
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: 86
Views: 10,709
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: 1,602
Posted By Darksyde
Rip wb

Rip wb
Forum: Builds! 03-21-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,709
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: 417
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: 417
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: 417
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: 596
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: 596
Posted By Darksyde
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 01-19-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
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: 437
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: 437
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: 55
Views: 3,711
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: 617
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: 617
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: 617
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. ...
Forum: Builds! 07-04-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,709
Posted By Darksyde
Shes alive!

Fired the motor for the first time.
Wow is all I can say, she sounds snotty.
Will Post the vid when I can, although the video sound does no justice to it.
Forum: Title Q&A 06-27-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,933
Posted By Darksyde
Getting registration in Alberta Canada with no title

Anyone able to help?
I do have the serial number vaguely stamped on the frame still
Forum: Engine Q&A! 05-17-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Darksyde
That would be fairly easy. So drill tap, run line...

That would be fairly easy. So drill tap, run line to heater, then return and dump into the intake?
Forum: Engine Q&A! 05-16-2017, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Darksyde
Maybe I'll be stuck with an electric heater.

Maybe I'll be stuck with an electric heater.
Forum: Engine Q&A! 05-16-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Darksyde
A little different pump.

A little different pump.
Forum: Engine Q&A! 05-16-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Darksyde
SBF Heater tie ins

I have built a sbf with an electric coolant pump. Problem is it has no connections for a heater. Could I run a tee off the outlet of the pump to the heater then back in through the intake coolant...
Forum: Builds! 05-08-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,709
Posted By Darksyde
Rolled her out to see the sun

Getting closer, able to get her out of her cave...
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 04-30-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By Darksyde
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Frame/Suspension/Brake... Talk & Q&A 04-30-2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By Darksyde
MC prop Valve, and residual valve

So I picked up a MC from a swap last year. Believe it's a GM, pretty large cast iron unit. 4 ports. Also got a basic Prop valve from an auto shop, and a couple 2 psi residuals.

First why four...
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