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Today 07:22 PM
idrivejunk
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Originally Posted by John long View Post
Boy did you hit that nail on the head. Physical therapy at 8:45. Dr appointment for Barb's knee at 11:00, Donate blood at 1:00, pick up perscription and meet Barbs sisters at 6:00 for dinner. Got to write checks and pay bills now.

John
Thats too many projects!

All I read was blah blah dinner with sisters

Rusty wants a brew-n-sit again... Make car peelout and revving sounds this time.

All strangeness aside, it sounds like things are going your way at the moment. Thats good.
Today 07:05 PM
John long
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
John are you home
Sorry we missed you David but it was good to talk to you anyway. We will try to do better next time.


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Originally Posted by Too Many Projects View Post
Tuesdays seem to be Dr. appointment day around there...
Boy did you hit that nail on the head. Physical therapy at 8:45. Dr appointment for Barb's knee at 11:00, Donate blood at 1:00, pick up perscription and meet Barbs sisters at 6:00 for dinner. Got to write checks and pay bills now.

John
Today 02:45 PM
Too Many Projects
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John are you home
Tuesdays seem to be Dr. appointment day around there...
Today 01:38 PM
496CHEVY3100 John are you home
05-22-2016 12:03 PM
John long
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Originally Posted by Train View Post
How did the all thread work John?
Very well. The only shortcoming is, it is slow. It does allow one person to do it and it will be great for putting it back on the frame and getting the body shims placed.

I hung it on the all thread, pulled the chassis out from under it, raised it up with the jacks and spun the nuts on the allthread with my fingers to make it go much faster.

John
05-22-2016 10:19 AM
Train How did the all thread work John?
05-21-2016 05:48 PM
123pugsy I could never get mine exactly either.
Close, but not exact.
05-21-2016 05:44 PM
John long
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Originally Posted by 123pugsy View Post
Sweet!

Can it stay anywhere you let go of it without using the brake?
It will Pugsy but with the gear drive it would wheather or not it was balanced. It is still a little bottom heavy but I have it as high as it will go. I think I installed the T-brackets upside down. I should have assembled the T-brackets 180 degrees for the balance bar. It would have gone up another notch. If I would shim it up a couple of inches, it probably would be perfect. On a scale of 1-10 it is a 9. Not perfect but not worth changing either.

John
05-21-2016 04:35 PM
idrivejunk Hooray!
05-21-2016 04:31 PM
123pugsy Sweet!

Can it stay anywhere you let go of it without using the brake?
05-21-2016 04:01 PM
John long :

Oh yah baby!!!!

John











Just want you guys to know, I haven't forgotten..................? Thanks again.

05-21-2016 08:43 AM
7nomad8 I saw thaat on a bathroom wall at KC Metropalitan college, but had to look it up to verify the individual quotes.
"Keep on doing to keep on being" That one is my own
05-21-2016 06:36 AM
Too Many Projects [quote=Too Many Projects;3706505][QUOTE=John long;3706473]
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DOO, DOO, DOO, DOO.....

It appears to be levitating...
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To be is to do---Socrates
To do is to be--Sartre
Do Be Do Be Do-- Sinatra
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Originally Posted by deadbodyman View Post
He stole that one from Scooby.

Another great mind.....Yaba Daba Doo -----Fred Flintstone
It seems many of you are too young to remember "The Twilight Zone" theme.
05-21-2016 06:26 AM
deadbodyman
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Originally Posted by 7nomad8 View Post
To be is to do---Socrates
To do is to be--Sartre
Do Be Do Be Do-- Sinatra
He stole that one from Scooby.

Another great mind.....Yaba Daba Doo -----Fred Flintstone
05-20-2016 08:23 PM
John long
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Originally Posted by Too Many Projects View Post
I didn't realize those front mounts were hanging in air...

I would be tempted to tie them together in the center also, to prevent twisting/bending the firewall when you rotate the body on it's side...
I am thinking that may be necessary too. I will be looking at it very carefully

The origional factory installation had these verticle ribs on the firewall.......



Then it had these lower pieces that "triangulated" it.......




I made my pieces wider in order to help prevent flex and welded them on all sides of the mounting plate to further help.............As I said, I will be watching it very carefully.

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