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by TT540
Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Madison car show, Oct 24th.
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Madison car show, Oct 24th.

https://bjhsband.com/carshow/ I will be there. My car took best of show last year, so anything is possible*. The trophies are custom. Always a very diverse show that is usually smaller in size. But given all of the other COVID cancelations it could get a great turnout. Might be the first time for so...
by TT540
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: 3000hp dyno catastrophe
Replies: 16
Views: 443

Re: 3000hp dyno catastrophe

He sent that planetary gear into orbit. /rob joke.

1 horsepower (hp) = 745.70 joules per second

3000 hp = 2,237,100 joules.

1 stick of dynomyte = 1,000,000 joules.

Yeap, shit went booooom. Harley needs that next to his mailbox next 4th of july.
by TT540
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: Automatic transmission selection for drive & race vehicle
Replies: 4
Views: 162

Re: Automatic transmission selection for drive & race vehicle

Call PTC and see if they have a used, but non-OEM TH400 that a customer is wanting to get rid of. I could have had a running 4l80e if i had made that call before shopping around. Could be someone is wanting to switch from the 400 to a PG. My 4l80 is still running well, but it sure is a piggy transmi...
by TT540
Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: Gordon Murray T50
Replies: 12
Views: 507

Re: Gordon Murray T50

https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/hydrogen-electric-supercar-hyperion-xp-1/ That is cool. And i aim to own one of these: https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a33393428/lucid-air-aerodynamics-drag-coefficient-specs/ No ls swap though. And the white guts with reclining rear seats. Yes. Wont get dirty ...
by TT540
Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

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by TT540
Tue Jul 14, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

Trickle charged the batray.
by TT540
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: Aventador Knowledge
Replies: 45
Views: 7756

Re: Aventador Knowledge

And dude is tall. Does he fit ok? If he starts a you tube channel, my kids will follow him. Ha.
If i see him on the road, my kids will ask me to make a u turn to run him down and gauk.

Did he drive it back from Florida?

Will this ever be in the hsv area?
by TT540
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: This Cannonball stuff is crazy
Replies: 7
Views: 680

This Cannonball stuff is crazy

Less cars on the road is making for some fast times coast to coast. This dude did it in a day with a rental.

https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-cultur ... l-mustang/

Gives new meaning to PB&J.
by TT540
Sat Jun 06, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

Maybe drill some strategic holes for spraying PB blaster.
Would a bearing press/puller kit work and allow you to use an impact gun? Probably take some customizing. But a slide hammer is going wear out that rotator cuff
by TT540
Wed Jun 03, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

zach t wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:11 am
It's way too stiff in the rear.
Do tell.
by TT540
Wed May 20, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

+1 for hardened parts.
by TT540
Tue May 19, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

Just torque them to 150 ft.pounds and roll some coal.


Ps. I am kidding. Never do what forums tell you to do. In fact, doing the opposite is always better.
by TT540
Mon May 18, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

Hot rod boat is now water ready. Ready just in time for a lot of rainy cold days. :/ #FirstWorldProblems
by TT540
Fri May 15, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

Polished the headlights on my 07 tahoe. Trying to restor it to its former glory.

The clear on the 20" aluminum wheels is toast. What do?
by TT540
Wed May 13, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: General Auto Discussion
Topic: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?
Replies: 170
Views: 9608

Re: What Did You Do to Your Hotrod Today?

<ZZ> wrote:
Tue May 12, 2020 11:01 pm
charcoal, well i guess if you ever get stranded on the side of the road, you can cook a hotdog like a boss
It was cool to watch the old fume soaked charcoal burn.