Pretty quiet in here... what are you working on?

Discussion in 'VA/DC/MD- Capital Land Cruiser Club' started by Stumpalama, Nov 21, 2013.

  1. Jakes40

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    Weld on some patches!!
     
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    76FJ40 Old Fart SILVER Star

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    I'll cap off the holes so I don't lose any more fumes.

    Sounds like a great tech day opportunity......:skull:
     
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    That would be great if you have one. Although I have a feeling there may be other culprits after reading Ryan's response.

    There's also a guy that supposed to be able to fix this for ~$60. Drills out the holes and inserts Teflon lined bushings.

    Thanks:beer:
     
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    Hopefully, if nothing comes up and snafus my plans.

    It has a little surface rust but I think it will clean up nicely.
     
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    Modified water fire extinguisher. Good for a quick rinse while primitive camping. 2.5 gallons of water + 100psi air pressure good for about 90 seconds of continuous flow. White ring (next to gauge) is used to keep the extinguisher's handle valve open, flow control via nozzle.
     
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    That's like 3 Navy showers worth...right Stump?
     
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    I finally pulled apart my mini truck power steering box after @OTRAMM helped me get the adjustment plug out. The box came out of a junk yard in Minnesota so it's pretty crusty on the outside but luckily inside it doesn't look too bad. I dropped the parts in Evaporust so hopefully they'll turn out ok.
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    And you are correct. After realizing that the valve is only for the rear I figured out to adjust the rod. Couple 1/4 turns and all is well. thanks to everyone for their input!!!
     
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    Gary and stump for the win.
     
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    Finally finished installing my parts cleaner filter... Now to hit up Tractor Supply for some fresh PSC-1000.
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    It is very good, IMHO. Low odor and evap rate. It degreases well too. I've been happy with it.
     
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    Maybe I'll give it a try for my next refresh.
     
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    De-clutering my shop, I took a bunch of parts this old bike a while ago to figure out what it needs. Time to put them back on until I get time to work on it again.

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    Crusha Self-censoring my mud posts... SILVER Star

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    1974 GT250...I believe.
     
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    Close, GT380. That 3rd cylinder is hard to see in the pic
     
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