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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 02:12 PM
Replies: 718
Views: 228,565
Posted By slow240
What a great car. Super clean. The engine bay...

What a great car. Super clean. The engine bay looks super stealthy
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By slow240
Brickspeed.net has some pretty good diagrams too.

Brickspeed.net has some pretty good diagrams too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 410
Posted By slow240
This sounds just like the sunroof in my 780....

This sounds just like the sunroof in my 780. Would be kinda cool if it worked....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 241
Posted By slow240
The lines on the belt are not always accurate in...

The lines on the belt are not always accurate in my experience. I'd go off the marks on the covers, but also there are some great visuals out there in manuals and on the internet.
If you Google...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 833
Posted By slow240
I'm following this because I also have a '58...

I'm following this because I also have a '58 duett and my short list of modifications includes an m41, and disk brakes.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-11-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,027
Posted By slow240
Solid purchase. Now you have a reliable DD so you...

Solid purchase. Now you have a reliable DD so you can get started on the '79!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 30,322
Posted By slow240
I've wanted to do a long travel setup in the...

I've wanted to do a long travel setup in the front for a while now, but I never could figure out where the rear pivot points would go. Front pivot is easy, you could even use the stock Kmember with...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-13-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 641
Views: 206,552
Posted By slow240
Your car is the perfect example of how to spend...

Your car is the perfect example of how to spend all your money on an 8v redblock, and no one judges you for it. Beautiful.
This is the golden standard for 8v builds in the states.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-09-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 641
Views: 206,552
Posted By slow240
Up dates.

Up

dates.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,886
Posted By slow240
If you're not careful you're gonna wind up with a...

If you're not careful you're gonna wind up with a museum quality restoration.....

Do it lol
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Well ****, that's a little disconcerting. At this...

Well ****, that's a little disconcerting. At this point I'm curious what you're doing differently than other folks. Lots of people have put a lot of abuse on the IPD/superpro bushings without issue,...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-03-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
So the steering jumped a tooth again? That's no...

So the steering jumped a tooth again? That's no bueno
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,748
Posted By slow240
That exhaust sounds so damn cool. Dude I can't...

That exhaust sounds so damn cool. Dude I can't get over how badass this car is.

Enjoy your weekend and your inevitable trophy, you earned it
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,886
Posted By slow240
I'm gonna use this as a reference for how to...

I'm gonna use this as a reference for how to properly restore a pushrod Volvo when it's time for me to rebuild my duett

Fantastic work man, keep the pictures coming!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
This thread is full of so much awesome...

This thread is full of so much awesome information. I never would have known about the effects of spring location on spring rates. Considering I want to shamelessly rip off your setup, this is good...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 30,322
Posted By slow240
Buy motive pressure bleeder and never look back....

Buy motive pressure bleeder and never look back. I just bought one after borrowing a buddies, had the 245 bled in 20 minutes, by myself. Totally worth it.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 06:30 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 47,784
Posted By slow240
I need a ****in lift ...

I need a ****in lift ...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 06:24 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Wooooooowwww. I thought it took off quick, but my...

Wooooooowwww. I thought it took off quick, but my God that thing can STOP! Looked like you were trying to reverse the rotation of the earth :lol:

Always fun to watch you work, but damn it's nice...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-06-2019, 06:25 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,748
Posted By slow240
I cannot comprehend the pace at which you work....

I cannot comprehend the pace at which you work. Yet the quality is nothing short of incredible. Everything looks awesome man, can't wait to see it all assembled again.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-01-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Dude. It's about time one of your builds got a...

Dude. It's about time one of your builds got a full spread!

Well done!
Forum: events 04-30-2019, 06:19 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,847
Posted By slow240
I'm ashamed to say I probably won't be able to...

I'm ashamed to say I probably won't be able to make it....

My wife is due the week prior, so unless the baby comes early and she feels adventurous, I'm probably out lol.

Damn I'm sad now
Forum: projects & restorations 04-23-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Easily the most ironed out interior I've seen on...

Easily the most ironed out interior I've seen on a 242. I wish I had the time, skill and money to pull something off to this magnitude. Well done sir.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,748
Posted By slow240
Dude. I haven't been keeping up with this project...

Dude. I haven't been keeping up with this project lately. Holy ****. What a rollercoaster.
But as always, excellent work! I still don't quite understand how you manage to produce such quality in...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
None of the new pictures are loading for me!?!?! ...

None of the new pictures are loading for me!?!?!

Now I'm standing here with my pants around my ankles and a greasy shop rag in my hand lookin silly...

Edit: They loaded.....hnnggggf

That...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 30,322
Posted By slow240
Glad to see this car isn't razor blades!

Glad to see this car isn't razor blades!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Yeah, that sounds ****in rad. Definitely puts the...

Yeah, that sounds ****in rad. Definitely puts the brakes on the whole "sleeper" thing though lol

I can't wait to see this thing fully finished and tearing up the track. Well done sir ����������
Forum: projects & restorations 02-04-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
My God that looks just too good

My God that looks just too good
Forum: projects & restorations 12-16-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 39,830
Posted By slow240
Dude. This is really impressive. Good work, I'm...

Dude. This is really impressive. Good work, I'm glad you saved that 242. Most people would have crushed it.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Everybody enjoys a little red carpet from time to...

Everybody enjoys a little red carpet from time to time
Forum: projects & restorations 12-03-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Hell yeah dude! Sounds like you're pretty close...

Hell yeah dude! Sounds like you're pretty close to first start!!!

I can't wait to hear your opinion of the rear end setup, I plan on copying it in the future and it seems like you've worked out a...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
Yeah it'd be a damn shame for this to get sold as...

Yeah it'd be a damn shame for this to get sold as is, not a lot of people have the skills or patience to finish it to the level of craftsmanship that you've started with. I've personally derived a...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 39,830
Posted By slow240
I've put the ipd sport exhaust on several 240s,...

I've put the ipd sport exhaust on several 240s, big fan
Forum: projects & restorations 11-07-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 39,830
Posted By slow240
Thats the plan for this winter. I've moved to a...

Thats the plan for this winter. I've moved to a bigger garage so I've actually got room to play with it, so hopefully body work this winter and paint in the spring.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-07-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 39,830
Posted By slow240
I did a whole quarter on my 244, I ruined the...

I did a whole quarter on my 244, I ruined the paint, but the body work came out perfect.
And I did the whole quarter.

https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=292524
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 107,034
Posted By slow240
Dangit Kyle. Fix your photos. I need them. For...

Dangit Kyle. Fix your photos. I need them. For reasons.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-02-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,748
Posted By slow240
This thing is gonna be so detailed. Beautiful work

This thing is gonna be so detailed. Beautiful work
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 208,238
Posted By slow240
New wheels!!!!!

New wheels!!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,748
Posted By slow240
ORLY???? You thinking of a turbo 5?

ORLY???? You thinking of a turbo 5?
Forum: showroom 08-22-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 12,995
Posted By slow240
Where are the pictures Ben?

Where are the pictures Ben?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
I could install an engine in a car with no wiring...

I could install an engine in a car with no wiring or plumbing and it wouldn't look this clean. Amazing works as usual
Forum: projects & restorations 07-23-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
That rear setup looks absolutely perfect. And...

That rear setup looks absolutely perfect. And that is a metric **** ton of rear tire. It's gonna look so damn good. And I am gonna shamelessly copy your design.

And that truck is beautiful.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-20-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 208,238
Posted By slow240
I need a rundown on what all you used. What...

I need a rundown on what all you used.
What gun, what brand paint, how much thinner, how much overlap... I need my 244 to look this nice.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-18-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1,121
Views: 208,238
Posted By slow240
OMG that paint looks amazing. I've painted a 244...

OMG that paint looks amazing. I've painted a 244 before and it was an absolute ****show, looks terrible, now I wanna go give it another shot!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
My man!!!! Damn that looks good. I like the...

My man!!!! Damn that looks good. I like the reinforcement plates. I'm gonna have to take a look at that thread on lateral g.

It's good to see you back at it, making it look easy as usual :lol:
Forum: projects & restorations 07-15-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
I'm sorry the banter got in the way man, I'm...

I'm sorry the banter got in the way man, I'm excited to see where this lands though, I'm sure the vast majority of TB has a lot to learn here, and Im sure as hell ready to learn.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-11-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,035
Posted By slow240
Don't you threaten me with a good time boi ...

Don't you threaten me with a good time boi

Also, sigg'd
Forum: projects & restorations 07-11-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,035
Posted By slow240
First of all, the 16t is a great choice. Love it...

First of all, the 16t is a great choice. Love it on my b230ft 245.

Second of all, you can't give us a teaser like that!!! Let's see the whole car polished!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-10-2018, 06:24 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
I know that car personally and it does clear,...

I know that car personally and it does clear, he's got quite a few miles on it now. I do know in conversation he's mentioned if he were to do it again he'd do a different design on the trailing arms...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-09-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,986
Posted By slow240
That is precisely how I was planning on handling...

That is precisely how I was planning on handling my 8.8 swap. I've seen people put the coilover mounts on the lower arm, but I don't see a huge benefit.

That being said I've also seen people cut...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-06-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,953
Posted By slow240
I had a set of noltecs back in the day and they...

I had a set of noltecs back in the day and they did the same thing, I wound up cleaning all the poly off and welding the two pieces together. Then before I ever got to run them again they perished in...
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