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Old 02-26-2014, 10:26 PM
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Old 02-26-2014, 10:29 PM
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And what would you put that monster in? A ship? A tank, maybe?
Surely it was too heavy to put in a car

And I notice it had the cams on a gear drive, the cars had a chain running up through the middle
Duel over head cams . Six of them. The article said it took a week to adjust the valves. Four per cylinder. The engine was basically three eights sharing a common crank.

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Old 02-26-2014, 10:31 PM
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Looks like a flaring tool for a multitude of sizes
Yep that's what it is. I never saw one quite like that.

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I actually had one of these years ago Here's something of a "I'll bet you didn't know" tidbit, were you aware that there was a car company in the 1950s that had child proof locks? can you guess which it is?
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Old 02-26-2014, 10:35 PM
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I just dug into the Old Mans tool box and came up with this. What is it and what does it do?

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LOLOLOL, no really LOLOLOLOLOL, where in the living hell do you get these things? What is this, how about a tubing flare expo from the Gemini program?

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LOLOLOL, no really LOLOLOLOLOL, where in the living hell do you get these things? What is this, how about a tubing flare expo from the Gemini program?

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The Old Mans tool box where else?

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I'm gonna take a picture of a couple of wrenches I have that WERE used in the Gemini program!!
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Old 02-26-2014, 11:16 PM
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I actually had one of these years ago Here's something of a "I'll bet you didn't know" tidbit, were you aware that there was a car company in the 1950s that had child proof locks? can you guess which it is?
Studebaker?

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Nope not Stude. I know they were available in this marque in 1952.
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The Old Mans tool box where else?

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Like these ..lol
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Hint; Not an American make.
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Must be a BMC product.

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Can someone tell me what question are we working on?

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Can someone tell me what question are we working on?

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The last un-answered one?

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Working on the question about child safety doors
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I'm going to take an educated guess and say it was a SAAB
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