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    What front springs BBC?

    I have considered drop spindles too. What have you BB guys been running for stock height springs
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    What front springs BBC?

    OK, I now need some advice on front springs. 83' Elco... glass hood and glass front bumper. Im looking for new front springs with about 2" of drop. Still needs to be streetable
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    Need some 9" info

    Well needless to say, the housing arrived. The problem I have is bearing flange to bearing flange is only 51", not the 53" it was claimed to be. Now for the questions..... I am trying to decide if I should run a disc rear kit or just run drums. Am I to assume that the disc kit does not add any...
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    Need some 9" info

    Tommy, the one I bought is also running the "Torino" bearings. The next piece on my list is a new center section. Is the nodular fine or should I run with aluminum? Sorry for the dumb questions but this is my first 9"....
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    Need some 9" info

    Ok, after not finding a 9 inch in any local yards that I was interested in I started to do some digging around to see what I could find. I have a new 9" housing on its way that is 53" bearing flange to bearing flange, new style big Ford housing ends 3.15 OD bearings, and 3/8's axle retainer...
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    Listed for circle track, would it work for street use?

    Any links as to where I can look?
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    Listed for circle track, would it work for street use?

    http://www.summitracing.com/parts/SUM-CTHM300300S/?rtype=10 Is it even worth looking at?
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    Need some 9" junk yard info....

    I am definitely interested and will get back to you. Let me go dig up a rear axle
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    Need some 9" junk yard info....

    So after finding that the 12 bolt truck axle was not the way to go... Im heading to the yard to find a 9". Now before anyone says it... yes I know it is probably easier and cheaper in the long run to get a pre fabbed rear but Im stubborn and like doing the work myself. Now, I know there are...
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    Lets see some engine pics

    Good lord that just looks mean
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    12 Bolt swap questions

    So... with that option out the window, I am going to hit up my local pick-a-part. What rear axle would be ideal? What vehicles... strictly cars or are the trucks an option also?
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    12 Bolt swap questions

    yeah unfortunately this is from a truck. I was familiar with the top ears but wasn't sure what the options were
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    12 Bolt swap questions

    First off is it worth it? I have a 83' El Camino that is getting a BBC swap. I towed the truck home and then started to think...... would this rear axle be worth it. The rear axle is a 70's 12 bolt. I know that the truck 12 bolt has a smaller pinion then the car, and that all mounts would need...
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    327 Build Questions

    I am going to finally build a motor for my 83' Elco. Now I know its not everyones first choice but I have had this block since my father has passed so I am really not looking to build anything else. 65' small journal 327... block is currently bored to .040 over so she will be bumped to .060. I...
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    Quite a few wiring questions

    The small black module in the 3rd pic... what is this for? Can it be removed?