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Old 11-21-2007, 08:42 AM
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Clear ignition wires

Does anyone know if and where I can find a set of those clear ignition wires they used to sell in the '60s?

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Old 11-21-2007, 08:47 AM
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Check with Mooneyes and if they do not have them...check with Honest Charleys Speedshop.
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Thanx. I didn't know Honest Charley was still around! Haven't heard of him since the 60s.
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Old 11-21-2007, 03:22 PM
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Coker Tire owns Honest Charley now.
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Old 11-21-2007, 04:02 PM
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Old 11-22-2007, 12:31 AM
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you can buy the Red "Clear" solid core wire and terminals from speedway and also "thehotrodcompany.com" they even sell the cloth covered stuff...

I have used the red "clear" wire from speedway, it works and looks great on my 1949 8n ford tractor :-)

hope this helps -Leo-
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Old 11-22-2007, 07:31 AM
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Yes, I have seen the red clear ones but I need some clear clear ones. Guess I could make my own using clear vinyl tubing & braided copper grounding wire . . . This is for a show car that may be driven 10mi in its entire life.
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Old 11-22-2007, 10:13 AM
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It it's a show car, I'd be tempted to make wires out of some of that overpriced speaker wire those future deaf guys use for their so-called music systems.
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