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Old 08-01-2007, 10:41 PM
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The adj gears are useless if you have a proper intake and exhaust cam. But nobody has a blank 2.0 exhaust cam , and he apparently didn't want to machine one , so he had to go with the next best thing.
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Old 08-02-2007, 12:09 AM
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Funny how I mention adjustable cam gears and you tell me they are a waste of money.
Yeah, like 6 months ago I said that. I'm gonna use the cam gears to adjust the valve overlap to see what the car likes. With less overlap, the effective compression is increased. Since I'm only using 9.5:1 compression pistons, I think I can use this to my advantage.
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Old 08-02-2007, 12:51 AM
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Actually that was only a week or two before you ordered the L61 cam blanks.
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Old 08-02-2007, 01:07 AM
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No it wasn't

EDIT* I JUST NOTICED!!!! I HAVE MORE POSTS THAN YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111!!!11oneone!!!one!
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Old 08-02-2007, 11:49 AM
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OMfG I Ar3 TeH mOrE 1337 tH4n JoO w1TH 1/10th TEh p0stS!!!!111!!!!1!1!!111!!!111one111eleven!!!1!11
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What clutch u get?
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Old 08-03-2007, 08:06 AM
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What clutch u get?
He said Centerforce
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Old 08-04-2007, 12:25 AM
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What clutch u get?
Maybe you wouldn't be asking if you didn't get drunk every night of the week
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Old 08-04-2007, 02:42 AM
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Maybe you wouldn't be asking if you didn't get drunk every night of the week
You say that like it's a bad thing.
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Old 08-04-2007, 09:42 PM
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Maybe you wouldn't be asking if you didn't get drunk every night of the week
Yeah and your a virgin. Rep +1 for me.
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Old 08-04-2007, 09:45 PM
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Rofl!!!
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Old 08-09-2007, 12:11 AM
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So today I ordered the rods. It turned out, Eagle rods won't work with a 23 mm bore. I called around asking for prices on rods. Since we've been getting just about everything sponsored for the project, rods was one thing that we just couldn't get for free. After a few calls, Crower rods agreed to make us a set of custom billet steel rods. We told them about the project and everything, and they agreed to do it, at cost, so I'm paying $660 for 4 custom billet rods not too bad IMO
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Old 08-09-2007, 12:38 AM
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Now is this Brian Crower that your Dad spoke to when I was at your house?
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Old 08-09-2007, 03:46 PM
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I bet it was. haha. His dad is wheelin and dealin. Now Cam needs to get some new tires I can hook him up at discount tire! Yaya.
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Old 08-09-2007, 04:15 PM
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^Wanna hook me up too? haha
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Old 08-09-2007, 06:54 PM
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i don't need tires, but i could use the hook up too :P
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Old 08-09-2007, 07:14 PM
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Now is this Brian Crower that your Dad spoke to when I was at your house?
No, this is Crower, the big company.
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Old 08-09-2007, 07:19 PM
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I need me a set of them rods man.... My motor is just sitting in pieces waiting for parts to come out for it... damnit.. I got more posts than you lol
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Old 08-09-2007, 07:26 PM
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I need me a set of them rods man.... My motor is just sitting in pieces waiting for parts to come out for it... damnit.. I got more posts than you lol
Yeah, my motor is also sitting in pieces. As for the more posts, I'd have more too if I didn't have a life
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Old 08-09-2007, 08:30 PM
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So this is now what? The third company you claim to be making your rods?
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Old 08-10-2007, 02:46 AM
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There doing it for sure. I sent off one of my stock rods as a sample. Its now set in stone.
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Old 08-10-2007, 07:09 AM
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well good **** man, and yes I do have a life, just have a desk job these days so I get to mess around on ss.net on lunch andwhatnot lol
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Old 08-11-2007, 03:03 PM
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I'm a video editor / delivery boy. So I'm either on the road driving, or I'm at the computer working. Either way, I find it amazing that I joined 19 days BEFORE you, yet I have 2100 less posts!!
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Old 08-15-2007, 06:17 PM
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OK!!! UPDATE AGAIN!!!!!!!!!!!!! Came home from doing some work, and on the front porch is a large heavy box. I take it inside, cut it open, and heres what I found inside

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Old 08-15-2007, 06:36 PM
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I hate I hate u

They oughts to love your engine , when the yellow car rises from the west again .
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