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by dfree383
Fri Nov 20, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Engine Tech
Topic: duration @ .050"/ .200"
Replies: 29
Views: 2175

Re: duration @ .050"/ .200"

Oldie but Goodie, Miss Ya Danny.
by dfree383
Mon Oct 26, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Vintage/Classic/Historical Engine Tech
Topic: Question about modern technology cam for Early FordFlat Head
Replies: 26
Views: 2672

Re: Question about modern technology cam for Early FordFlat Head

To hey aren’t that hard to find, $500-$1000 will get you a core engine, depending on condition. And yes you can find crack free ones too.
by dfree383
Thu Mar 12, 2015 4:36 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

Update ?
by dfree383
Fri Feb 20, 2015 10:45 pm
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

Screw it..... I'm not going to waste my time this year.... To many other things to do.
by dfree383
Sat Feb 14, 2015 10:24 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

Anything on rules yet?
by dfree383
Sat Feb 07, 2015 1:52 pm
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

Ok Great magazine coverage..... But the new regime appears to be severely lacking in courteous and timely posting of a 2015 contest....
by dfree383
Thu Jan 15, 2015 6:38 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Harold Brookshire
Replies: 10
Views: 4170

Re: Harold Brookshire

Sad to hear, RIP
by dfree383
Thu Jan 15, 2015 6:36 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

Anything on the rules?
by dfree383
Mon Dec 15, 2014 12:44 pm
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

3 classes would work, I like Eric's basic idea

1) old school with factory heads nothing after 1975

2) modern - aftermarket heads

3) extreme - anything goes
by dfree383
Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:54 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Official 2014 EMC Thread
Replies: 609
Views: 103873

Re: Official 2014 EMC Thread

Interesting...... They way I see it so far without reading the rules. 1) Hemi Class..... So what, who cares 2) spec head class, could be interesting depending on the rules. 3) ls/ mod shoot out.... Sound like a circus missing the Hemi clowns. 4) vintage, interesting but to early needs to include som...
by dfree383
Fri May 23, 2014 12:34 pm
Forum: Engine Tech
Topic: Offroad engine selection. 1200-1300HP, reliable.
Replies: 54
Views: 4006

Re: Offroad engine selection. 1200-1300HP, reliable.

Please show me a motorcycle engine or even an exotic making 1300hp for $15,000 that can go for 500 hours. The op IMO should be looking a some type of used Diesel engine with some turbo and fuel system mods, it the only economical way to meet the goals that are outlined. A surplus turbine could fit t...
by dfree383
Wed Nov 27, 2013 1:32 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: EMC 2014-Rules Changes & Why?
Replies: 300
Views: 45822

Re: EMC 2014-Rules Changes & Why?

I was also there for the fuel problem year. I suspect that the previous supplier had been giving us some rather "generous" fuel, and that the new interim supplier gave us exactly what was specified and requested by the rules. A case of "be careful what you ask for - you just might get it". This was...
by dfree383
Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:01 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Health care info
Replies: 53
Views: 10418

Re: Health care info

I was talking with my doctor a while back and his comment was insurance only adds to the cost..... he commented that about 50% of his charging rate was directly associated the insurance management and requirements...... I'm thinking Insurance is the problem not the solution. What the government need...
by dfree383
Sun Nov 03, 2013 11:06 am
Forum: Offtopic Forum
Topic: Special Rule For EMC 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 4209

Re: Special Rule For EMC 2014

And Test Test Test...... Then Test some more !