Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Shaker scoop mounting
View Single Post
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 10-10-2012, 11:09 PM
cobalt327's Avatar
cobalt327 cobalt327 is offline
Last wiki edit: Intake manifold
Last journal entry: 1980 Malibu Wagon
Last photo:
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 5,031
Wiki Edits: 1616

Thanks: 128
Thanked 616 Times in 565 Posts
Originally Posted by bigdog7373 View Post
Good info here guys. Thanks a ton!
I'm thinking it would be best to mount it to the hood. How should i go about this though?
You basically screw it to the bracing. As you know, it goes in from the underside of the hood, you'll center it to the hole and level it side to side and front to back. This might take some shimming w/some foam, etc. between the scoop and hood.

The scoop could be trimmed to make it more symmetrical as seen when the hood is open (one side is squared, the other rounded). I didn't trim mine, though, so the scoop could be used as a shaker again some day.
Reply With Quote