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Reply by Stan Galat

Al-- I didn't believe you, so I looked it up. You're right: the W120 with 1.25 rockers are very similar in duration to the FK8 with 1.4...
Stan Galat

Reply by Alan Merklin

Stan : Old German gentleman ( Grandfather ) once said: " Torque creates power Horsepower, is along for the ride " ~
Alan Merklin

Reply by ALB

Yes, a W120 is a different cam than the FK8; normally the 120 would rev to about 6-6200 (or so depending on the rest of the combo) rpm...
ALB

Reply by Lane Anderson

If you look closely at the door you can see the contour of a big American wagon of the late 40’s or early 50’s. It’s a little wonky at...
Lane Anderson

Reply by Sacto Mitch

Reutter opened a special shop in the Black Forest to produce the bodies. They recruited cuckoo clock makers to do the fine detail work...
Sacto Mitch

Reply by Sacto Mitch

It's been done. This is one of Max Hoffman's lesser publicized attempts at tailoring the Porsche for the American market:
Sacto Mitch

Reply by Stan Galat

Generally, a bigger cam moves the powerband up the RPM register. The FK8 will start making power later, and for longer than the W120.
Stan Galat

Reply by ALB

Greg, that's hilarious! Seriously though, more than once I've seen torn ski bases fixed with an iron and the plastic from a 6 pack...
ALB

Reply by ALB

A very knowledgable headporter/engine builder (goes by the name of Kroc; he's a Vancouver boy and local!) once said on the Samba that...
ALB

Reply by Cole Thompson-

I keep a lot of "stuff" in the bonnet and this junk has damaged my fuel sending unit twice. I finally build a metal cover for it and...
Cole Thompson-

Reply by WOLFGANG

I bought the red and black roll up one too from link I provided - it's on a slow boat from China! Funny how some Chinese stuff comes in...
WOLFGANG

Reply by WOLFGANG

I've got an old Coleman plastic trailer top that is cracked on corners, I'll have to try that on. Other fix is ground up Legos or Wendy...
WOLFGANG

Reply by 550 Phil

Thanksgiving is by far my favorite holiday. My kids are all adults with busy professional lives living up and down the east coast. You...
550 Phil

Reply by Krusty

@Jethro : By respect for the privacy of the workers and the cars being worked on I decided not to push my luck and start playing the...
Krusty

Reply by Bill Prout

What they said, No kids this year so I'm cooking lamb chops, gourmet mash potato's, asparagus, pecan pie and some Haggen Daaz! Happy...
Bill Prout

Reply by Bill Prout

My lights (headlights only) are on with the switch off and the key on...I wonder if I have one of these too?
Bill Prout

Reply by Sacto Mitch

Sean, I hope your switch is better quality than the 99-cent one in Gordon's link. If not, I'd take your mechanic up on his offer to...
Sacto Mitch
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