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  • About tardster
    Average guy, going to school, married for 15 years, in the Illinois National Guard
    Auburn, Il
    Cars/Trucks, hot chicks, music, etc.etc...
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    Country of Residence
    Current Mileage
    0 - 24,999
    Miles per year
    5,000 - 9,999
  • Signature
    1955 F-100 Front Disk Power Brake Conversion
    New 289 V-8, New TCI Sizzler C-4
    New 21 circuit Rebel Wiring harness
    Dolphin Old Timer Series Guages
    18" Panther Wheels with Falken Tires


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  • Last Activity: 03-29-2016 09:53 PM
  • Join Date: 10-10-2004
  • Referrals: 1


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  1. 06-19-2011 05:45 PM - permalink
    I like the way your engine looks, very clean and colored! my block is blue but i won't be able to clean it until I get it out of the truck and on a stand to wash it by hand or power wash/steam it.

    Few questions:

    1. your throttle linkage, what brand did you use? i have an edelbrock 650CFM and the braket for the the linkage doesn't work.

    2. Are you going to upgrade the headers? i've been looking into GT40P heads and an upgraded cam, trying to keep this all under 500 bucks. And under 1000 from here on out for everythingi add on the engine for looks and performance.

    3. have you ever had anything media blasted before?

  2. 12-17-2010 02:35 PM - permalink
    i have a complete cab, but it's not beat up. it's covered in ppg primer, por-15 on the floorboard, and has the original fuel filler covered up. the cab corners have been repaired. no glass. i'm in houston. if you may be interested in knowing more, please contact me.

    [email protected]
  3. Jeff and Nicolle
    12-03-2010 09:35 PM - permalink
    Yeah trust me when I say this! I am not well off financially either! That's why I do all my shopping at the salvage yard!lol this cold weather will slow me down alot,it's not easy to heat the garage up,so weeknights are too short to be worthwhile. I need to get a good plan in writing,also need to clean and organize the garage so I got room to work! This is a tough post,I am doing this from an iPod touch..amazing little thing but to time consuming to type! It would be cool to meet sometime, who knows, maybe a car show in the future! I will get back to you when my wife doesn't have the computer! She beat me to it! Lol
  4. Jeff and Nicolle
    12-03-2010 11:40 AM - permalink
    I don't think I have ever pm'ed ya but obviously my name is Jeff and just wanted to say hello! and nice truck!
  5. 08-31-2010 11:57 AM - permalink
    Hey Tardster. I was looking at your gallery.I'm looking at setting in a small block ford like you did. Can you tell me what kind of motor mounts your using and where you go them. I take yours are bolt on. Thanks

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