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Forum: Fuel Systems, Fuel Injection, Carburation, Supercharging Today, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 34
Posted By Rick_L
I think the typical 750 Holley carb or clone...

I think the typical 750 Holley carb or clone (which the Demon is) has the 1-11//16" throttle bores that hutchenc mentioned.

Demons use the same jets as Holley, but not all other parts are...
Forum: Interiors Questions and Answers Today, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 148
Posted By Rick_L
That's exactly what I have.

That's exactly what I have.
Forum: LS Installation Questions and Answers Today, 10:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By Rick_L
One problem you may have with putting a helicoil...

One problem you may have with putting a helicoil in a blind hole is that the tap may not tap deep enough. You may have to tap until the point bottoms, then grind the tap shorter to make it a "blind...
Forum: LS Installation Questions and Answers Today, 10:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By Rick_L
I had a Craftsman heavy duty click type torque...

I had a Craftsman heavy duty click type torque wrench (actually 2) that did that immediately when new. Wouldn't click even on a low setting. I gave up on it after the second one and bought a Snap...
Forum: Suspension Questions Chassis, Brakes, Springs, Shocks, Swaybars, Tire, Rims Etc Today, 10:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 543
Posted By Rick_L
The Gene Smith bar is only 3/4" unless they've...

The Gene Smith bar is only 3/4" unless they've changed it recently. It is the wimpiest one you can buy.
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 Today, 10:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 236
Posted By Rick_L
Topdog's method does not work with a heavy duty...

Topdog's method does not work with a heavy duty spring. It is marginal and extremely dangerous even with a standard spring. It only works safely with a cut down or lowering spring - but only if the...
Forum: Garages Bodyshop or Work Area Today, 08:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 199
Posted By Rick_L
If you don't need to bend it too tight, use...

If you don't need to bend it too tight, use something like a piece of pvc pipe or a coffee can or whatever you can find that's the radius you need.

The refrigeration place you buy the tube from...
Forum: Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here. Today, 02:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 648
Posted By Rick_L
Reality is, there are a lot of Ebay sellers with...

Reality is, there are a lot of Ebay sellers with low item prices and very high shipping costs. They are counting on you not paying attention.

One needs to be aware, just as with any other...
Forum: Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here. Today, 02:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 648
Posted By Rick_L
A simpler way to say this is that the vendor is...

A simpler way to say this is that the vendor is paying the shipping bill, and they are getting a discount on the shipping. So yes, it happens every day. It's not complicated and it's not a...
Forum: Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here. Yesterday, 10:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 994
Posted By Rick_L
Back in the old days they made about a single...

Back in the old days they made about a single 4-5" cut. Probably way more disruptive. Well not probably.

Hope you heal up quickly.
Forum: Interiors Questions and Answers Yesterday, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 148
Posted By Rick_L
The 1-1/4" spacer is correct. I don't have...

The 1-1/4" spacer is correct.

I don't have any seat height measurements that I've written down, but I found that the late model power adjustable seats I used can be lower than the stock seat...
Forum: Engine Building, Hi Performance Yesterday, 09:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,692
Posted By Rick_L
Butch, you really got worked up over that. But...

Butch, you really got worked up over that. But you didn't really refute anything I said, in fact you agreed with some of it. If I'm so evil and wrong, maybe you should disagree when I post something...
Forum: Trifive Steering , Power and manual- Rack & Pinion - 605 Yesterday, 03:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By Rick_L
The valve has a pressure relief in it as well as...

The valve has a pressure relief in it as well as the flow control. When you take the steering all the way to the stop the pressure relief opens and all the fluid bypasses back to the pump inlet...
Forum: Suspension Questions Chassis, Brakes, Springs, Shocks, Swaybars, Tire, Rims Etc Yesterday, 12:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 543
Posted By Rick_L
Very few front bars are adjustable, especially...

Very few front bars are adjustable, especially one that is a near bolt on for a stock suspension. Adjustable ones are in the custom suspension world.

Hellwig does make adjustable rear bars.
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 Yesterday, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 321
Posted By Rick_L
Instead of all these home grown lubes, think...

Instead of all these home grown lubes, think about using Parker "O-Lube" or Dow Corning DC-111. Both of these are what hydraulic o-ring manufacturers recommend and what professional hydraulic and...
Forum: Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here. Yesterday, 12:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 648
Posted By Rick_L
My Texas USPS service is as you describe yours. ...

My Texas USPS service is as you describe yours. You must have been in a bad location when you were previously in Texas.

My thought is that they have inconsistencies. But I don't think they...
Forum: Suspension Questions Chassis, Brakes, Springs, Shocks, Swaybars, Tire, Rims Etc 11-11-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 543
Posted By Rick_L
Personally I go for the bigger one. I've not...

Personally I go for the bigger one. I've not done a comparison on a 55-57, but I have on a 67 Nova and a 1" was a huge difference compared to the stock 3/4". Would have gone bigger but at the time...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 11-11-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 321
Posted By Rick_L
Some kind of lube is needed. Not sure plumber's...

Some kind of lube is needed. Not sure plumber's grease is the thing, also not sure it isn't, probably is OK. Motor oil will work.
Forum: LS Installation Questions and Answers 11-11-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By Rick_L
You can go either way. I made custom lines...

You can go either way.

I made custom lines for mine using Fragola stainless steel braided PTFE hose for the pressure line and reuseable fittings, and regular low pressure hose with push-lock...
Forum: Trifive Steering , Power and manual- Rack & Pinion - 605 11-11-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By Rick_L
That is the brass cone seat that goes in the...

That is the brass cone seat that goes in the inlet of the power steering box.

It is not a valve.

And yes if it's nicked up or too low in height, there will be a leak.

Look at the...
Forum: Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here. 11-11-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 648
Posted By Rick_L
Not only is USPS unreliable and poor at tracking,...

Not only is USPS unreliable and poor at tracking, Summit also gets higher volume discounts by doing their shipping with UPS and Fedex.

I think Jegs pretty much mimics Summit in their shipping...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 11-11-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,467
Posted By Rick_L
I thought that was later revised to half that in...

I thought that was later revised to half that in a service bulletin?
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 11-11-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,467
Posted By Rick_L
I don't think that recommendation was published...

I don't think that recommendation was published before control arms with extra caster were common.

1) It's very rare to get even 1.5 positive caster with a stock front end on both sides.

2)...
Forum: Trifive Steering , Power and manual- Rack & Pinion - 605 11-10-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By Rick_L
The valve is in the outlet of your power steering...

The valve is in the outlet of your power steering pump. It's actually what the high pressure hose screws into. It's not too hard to change it, how hard depends on whether you can get it out without...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 11-10-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,467
Posted By Rick_L
That's correct. To gain positive caster by...

That's correct. To gain positive caster by shimming you remove shims from the front and put them in the back. No shims left in front, no more adjustment.
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