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by dom
Tue 21 Dec 2010, 14:38
Forum: Technical
Topic: diff between 327 and 350 v8
Replies: 7
Views: 933

Re: diff between 327 and 350 v8

Agreed, the 283 is different. The question for 327 OR 350 threw me off balance! :-)
by dom
Mon 20 Dec 2010, 14:28
Forum: Technical
Topic: diff between 327 and 350 v8
Replies: 7
Views: 933

Re: diff between 327 and 350 v8

you will never know. unless you measure the stroke...
by dom
Sun 19 Dec 2010, 10:34
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Newbie from Cape Town
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Re: Newbie from Cape Town

Hi guys, no that Cobra went to Germany. I since built another 3 based on the original drawings, but am tired of Cobras. All the effort in (re-)engineering, welding, machining and sourcing parts and the next "know it all fundie" places you in the same corner as a dune buggy builder. Because it's a "k...
by dom
Sat 18 Dec 2010, 09:07
Forum: Technical
Topic: Spark Plugs for Chevrolet 350
Replies: 12
Views: 1580

Re: Spark Plugs for Chevrolet 350

Are your spark plugs sorted? I assume you have flat, not 45 deg plug seats. And straight, not angle plugs, for the big socket, or 5/8"? They are most likely short thread version. There are extended tip plugs as well, don't get confused by that. If you have either version laying in front of you and l...
by dom
Fri 17 Dec 2010, 18:10
Forum: Technical
Topic: Torque settings for a 302W
Replies: 12
Views: 1589

Re: Torque settings for a 302W

Make sure to use the correct lubricant!
by dom
Fri 17 Dec 2010, 17:53
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Newbie from Cape Town
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Re: Newbie from Cape Town

Hi Alvin! I get your drift... You actually do know me from racing a 427SO Cobra (LHD Contemporary Classics) in 2002. And maybe the LDS in 2004's Piper Weekend. But the whole Cobra "thing" got a bit long in the tooth and I lost interest in that body shape. I did, and soon will, weld my own round tube...
by dom
Fri 17 Dec 2010, 14:41
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Newbie from Cape Town
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Re: Newbie from Cape Town

Thanks guys!

I shall browse a bit not to see if any FEs are on offer.
by dom
Fri 17 Dec 2010, 10:01
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Newbie from Cape Town
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Newbie from Cape Town

Good day,

not much to say about me, just that I fell in love with the sound of a V8 at idle and at 10.000rpm!
I joined to find a Ford FE engine end of summer for a project car.

Dom, Cape Town