Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Piston stop without timing tab
View Single Post
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 09-09-2012, 10:50 PM
68NovaSS's Avatar
68NovaSS 68NovaSS is offline Moderator
Last wiki edit: Working with chromed bolts
Last journal entry: New to me T-Bucket
Last photo:
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Nine Mile Falls/Suncrest, WA
Age: 69
Posts: 5,626
Wiki Edits: 9

Thanks: 196
Thanked 201 Times in 183 Posts
Originally Posted by Novabuilder113 View Post
I could just go get one but a lot of the aftermarket ones have adjustable mounting slots and I would still need to know exactly where to point it in relation to the balancer.
That would make it even better and easier being adjustable, especially if you didn't know the exact balancer diameter or application, you would still need to locate TDC like you described, then move the scale to that point. Just the same as degreeing a camshaft.
When I die I want to go peacefully - in my sleep, not yelling and screaming like passengers in my car...

Midnight Sun Street Rod Association
Reply With Quote