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Old 05-10-2019, 09:44 AM   #76
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Please add me to the list if there is room!
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Old 05-10-2019, 01:00 PM   #77
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I still want one.

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Old 05-10-2019, 03:30 PM   #78
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What would be the ballpark price for one? Interested.
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Old 05-10-2019, 04:06 PM   #79
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Old 05-10-2019, 05:15 PM   #80
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Also interested, depending on the price.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:40 PM   #81
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Thanks for the interest Brickers'.

If anyone is interested in these oil tubes please send me an email so I can keep in touch with you in a more convenient way.

Zeligsgarage@gmail.com

These are still untested, so I'll likely give a few out at no cost to those willing to try them, or at least evaluate them.

I don't have a clear idea on how much they might sell for, but the cost of making them in small quantities isn't cheap. I'll figure it out soon.
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Old 05-10-2019, 09:43 PM   #82
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Ditto interested
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Old 05-12-2019, 10:02 AM   #83
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I emailed you Friday I believe. I will sit and respond with engine build specs. I can run proto type tube on my stock ish street/light race motor for a year if you want and report back. I'll get right on the email tho with all my build specs. I deff need one.

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Old 05-12-2019, 01:42 PM   #84
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is there a downside to just running a AN tapped setup to and from the oil pump?
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Old 05-12-2019, 05:52 PM   #85
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is there a downside to just running a AN tapped setup to and from the oil pump?
My engine was already assembled so I didn't want to tap the block. Then saw this thread and saw the solution I'm not able to devise...
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Old 05-16-2019, 01:19 AM   #86
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is there a downside to just running a AN tapped setup to and from the oil pump?
I don't see why not. If you try it, show it!
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Old 05-18-2019, 10:17 AM   #87
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emailed!
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Old 05-24-2019, 04:46 PM   #88
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So, I'm getting real close to getting those oil tubes made.
I went ahead and began working on some dedicated tooling.
A weld fixture and a tube bending jig that allows me to get tight radius bends very close to one another. These tools although being an expensive up-front investment, will allow me to easily(and more cheaply) make oil tubes on demand as needed.

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