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Al Bundy
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New Project

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Post by Al Bundy » 07 Feb 2019, 15:25

So I'm thinking pour some Marvel Mystery oil in it and hone it after I get it apart. :o

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1974 Dodge Dart - daily driver
1963 Thunderbird Z code - raven black/red
1968 XR7 F code - diamond blue/blue
1968 XR7 J code - black/red
1968 J code - madras blue/aqua
1968 XR7 X code - lime frost/dark ivy gold
1968 GT-E XR7 W code prototype no. 500033 - cardinal red/black

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Post by pellets4fuel » 07 Feb 2019, 17:30

Why not AB. Should work :)
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Re: New Project

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Post by droptopcat70 » 13 Feb 2019, 01:55

Not to be a wise butt what size engine is this?? And where did you get it?? I like great find stories..

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Post by Al Bundy » 13 Feb 2019, 09:19

It’s a 390 out of a ‘69 (I think) pick up that I’ve been tripping over for about 8 years. It was outside before I got it, but it was left all together and covered. Apparently not well enough. You can’t see the window in number 1 in my picture, but there’s one there.
1974 Dodge Dart - daily driver
1963 Thunderbird Z code - raven black/red
1968 XR7 F code - diamond blue/blue
1968 XR7 J code - black/red
1968 J code - madras blue/aqua
1968 XR7 X code - lime frost/dark ivy gold
1968 GT-E XR7 W code prototype no. 500033 - cardinal red/black

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Post by Local Hero » 13 Feb 2019, 11:12

Everybody wants a well seasoned block for a race engine.....
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Re: New Project

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Post by Al Bundy » 13 Feb 2019, 12:16

Local Hero wrote:
13 Feb 2019, 11:12
Everybody wants a well seasoned block for a race engine.....
That would make a great Craigslist ad. :lol:

For sale - well seasoned 390 block for a race engine. Running when pulled. Needs minor machine work...
1974 Dodge Dart - daily driver
1963 Thunderbird Z code - raven black/red
1968 XR7 F code - diamond blue/blue
1968 XR7 J code - black/red
1968 J code - madras blue/aqua
1968 XR7 X code - lime frost/dark ivy gold
1968 GT-E XR7 W code prototype no. 500033 - cardinal red/black

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Post by wawazat » 16 Feb 2019, 11:47

How long was that a boat anchor?
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Post by Cougars_R_Grr8 » 17 Feb 2019, 00:37

If you want a boat anchor get a Cadillac 500
'68 Standard Cougar - 302 4v J Code 4 spd (1 of 536) *SOLD*
'73 F250 XLT Ranger - 390 *Also SOLD*
'63 F100 Stepside - *NEW PROJECT*
'14 Camaro SS vert
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