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04-17-2011 08:54 PM 1930u Blowers on
The blower went on without problems. I also stuck the trans on for the sake of loading the suspension. The trans is a cast iron super T-10, 1968 vintage. It also has a late sixties Hurst shifter and linkage. It's all in great shape but I have to detail it all.


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04-17-2011 08:38 PM 1930u Hemi/Chevy Distributor
Here's a shot of the Chevy distributor and the adapter sleeve. Out of all the conversion parts this one is by far the best. It's really a slick set up.


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  [Entry #117]

04-17-2011 08:30 PM 1930u head on view
I still have a lot of adusting to do but I'm pretty happy with the set up so far. The engine and trans settled the suspension about and 1-1/2" up front and almost and inch in the back. The frame height is very uniform.


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04-17-2011 08:22 PM 1930u 392 mounted up
The trans and bell housing fit up well with the Hemi/Chevy adapter but I have a clearance problem with the trans adapter and the oil filter adapter.


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04-17-2011 08:12 PM 1930u 392 finally between the rails
I haven't posted for awhile but I have been staying busy. Here's the recent progress. I have had all sorts of fit and alignment problems. Mostly with the after market parts. Today I got the engine mounted up.


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