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Forum: Off Topic Today, 11:15am
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Posted By mrvette
Thanks man, I forwarded the links to my wife for...

Thanks man, I forwarded the links to my wife for her endurance......:dance::seasix:
Forum: Off Topic Today, 7:44am
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Posted By mrvette
Windoze 11...anyone??

My wife uses Office all the time, and MSFT keeps bugging her with emails selling Win 11......anyone know anything about it???

:confused5::dance:
Forum: Off Topic Today, 7:00am
Replies: 21
Views: 301
Posted By mrvette
[/COLOR] Hope you are...

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Hope you are right......:shots::sadangel:
Forum: Off Topic 07-21-2021, 1:19pm
Replies: 56
Views: 554
Posted By mrvette
BS, we see just fine.....better than my computer...

BS, we see just fine.....better than my computer witch is just ~3' away, and I need new glasses......damn cadillac in my left eye.....double images many times....

:issues:
Forum: Off Topic 07-21-2021, 1:16pm
Replies: 56
Views: 554
Posted By mrvette
Tell yawl watt I miss MOST,.....is the color ...

Tell yawl watt I miss MOST,.....is the color shot off my folks color TV, old round tube set with trimmed off top/bottom.....and me filming OEM MOON LANDING as it happened.....but by '92 or so,...
Forum: Off Topic 07-21-2021, 1:04pm
Replies: 56
Views: 554
Posted By mrvette
I got tired of my disc flopping around, so I wear...

I got tired of my disc flopping around, so I wear tighter underwear.......:dance:

I have tossed SO much electronicus crappicus over the decades.....BUT if it was TV oriented, through the decades...
Forum: Off Topic 07-20-2021, 3:03pm
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By mrvette
Cleaned it up nice, redid the...

Cleaned it up nice, redid the surfaces....cleaned up a lightly rusted valve, checked the guided and seals, and pressure tested all the areas.....not so happy with a cooling passage with ~1/8 or...
Forum: Off Topic 07-20-2021, 2:39pm
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By mrvette
Had the failed head to Cylinder head of Orange...

Had the failed head to Cylinder head of Orange Park recommended by a couple parts houses......used to be DOVER cyl head by Owner's father.....owner now is Oscar Lebron.....know anything of him??? ...
Forum: Off Topic 07-20-2021, 1:06pm
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By mrvette
SBC '89 block with AL heads....

L98 heads, went into hydrolock on pass side......pulled the head and had it worked over.....so question is......the driver side seems fine, no water turns over nice....intake passages look clean ...
Forum: Off Topic 07-19-2021, 3:21pm
Replies: 17
Views: 300
Posted By mrvette
'77 here, and same feelings.....but I suspect our...

'77 here, and same feelings.....but I suspect our doing business with China IS and WILL BE the end of this nation.....they SOLD us our own demise......

:issues:
Forum: Off Topic 07-19-2021, 3:14pm
Replies: 28
Views: 396
Posted By mrvette
Hate to say this guyz, but me being an old phart,...

Hate to say this guyz, but me being an old phart, I really don't like the gross overuse of cuts/panels/and other disorganized 'features' on the body work/panels.....totally overdone at...
Forum: Off Topic 07-18-2021, 7:50am
Replies: 26
Views: 613
Posted By mrvette
Early 80s when my kids were new, I had to get a...

Early 80s when my kids were new, I had to get a TS clearance because I worked for a walk through metal detector company, went to countless high security places from white house on down the list, ...
Forum: Off Topic 07-18-2021, 7:45am
Replies: 10
Views: 236
Posted By mrvette
For some reason, this site seems mutch more...

For some reason, this site seems mutch more sensitive to links not showing, so most of the time I let them go, but if it's a decent topic, I will hit reply and pick up/copy-paste the link and...
Forum: Off Topic 07-18-2021, 7:31am
Replies: 16
Views: 294
Posted By mrvette
I use two Ammozone Firesticks, the one in the...

I use two Ammozone Firesticks, the one in the back bedroom turns on/off with the TV, I wired a relay to the back of the set.....the living room set has a switch on it, I too lazy to tear into the...
Forum: Off Topic 07-17-2021, 4:54pm
Replies: 5
Views: 159
Posted By mrvette
Well, histerically the first parts to hate heat...

Well, histerically the first parts to hate heat were crapassitors.....the internal chemistry never liked heat.....SO that would be me first guess as to any component failure......
Forum: Off Topic 07-17-2021, 3:15pm
Replies: 5
Views: 159
Posted By mrvette
Yawl CAR temps.......

Parked outside in the SUN, FLORIDUH.......long about 3 pm on a sunny DAY.....

silver Focus, wife's car....windoze opened about 15 minits, setting in driveway.....car surface ~130f.....inside dash...
Forum: Off Topic 07-15-2021, 12:05pm
Replies: 39
Views: 969
Posted By mrvette
We both been shot/vacinated so I just show them...

We both been shot/vacinated so I just show them my papers and tell them to go to hell......and GTFO.......woopie DOO......


:seasix::shots:
Forum: Off Topic 07-15-2021, 8:16am
Replies: 3
Views: 137
Posted By mrvette
Valve stem seals.....

How hot can an engine get before damaging/melting? the valve stem seals?? thinking of my '89 truck block, L98 heads, roller cam/rockers...

it has seen as high as ~230f

:confused5::dance:
Forum: Off Topic 07-12-2021, 6:03pm
Replies: 36
Views: 377
Posted By mrvette
Congrats on the new baby.....looks like FUN in...

Congrats on the new baby.....looks like FUN in the future.....

:seasix:

they FUN to watch......
Forum: Off Topic 07-12-2021, 5:35pm
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By mrvette
Cuba needs toss the commies.....

And KILL them ALL off in mass execution, and the apply for USA statehood....

talk about a long lost VACATION spot!!!!! and they can grow various desired VEGETables.......OINK!!!!
Forum: Off Topic 07-11-2021, 11:47am
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By mrvette
With my arthrongus and age/muscles these daze,...

With my arthrongus and age/muscles these daze, It's all I can do to fix this one, although I would have done an LS had they been so cheap and plentiful and the junkyards.....23 years ago.....
Forum: Off Topic 07-11-2021, 7:43am
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By mrvette
Far as I remember from the install years ago, I...

Far as I remember from the install years ago, I was told to drill two ~1/8" holes in the gaskets, they were made for total blockage of those rear passages, and so I drilled and made two outlets on...
Forum: Off Topic 07-10-2021, 5:08pm
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By mrvette
Thanks, but none of the pix I have found in...

Thanks, but none of the pix I have found in manuals, decades old, or pix on .net tell me what I need to know.....that is about the rear passages of the cyl haads....they blocked off at the intake...
Forum: Off Topic 07-10-2021, 4:01pm
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By mrvette
Need a pix of an L98 intake manifold

preferably off the car, naked, no dizzy/runners, plenum.....rear section, interested in the water plumbing,

Thanks:seasix:
Forum: Off Topic 07-09-2021, 4:02pm
Replies: 4
Views: 122
Posted By mrvette
L98 head bolts/gaskets.....

I forget, on a L98 cyl head, are the bolts Torque to yield, meaning only use once or can they be reused???

and the price for just gaskets is so cheeeeep, it indicates CHINA made.....from a few...
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