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by paintertom
Wed Jul 02, 2008 12:49 pm
Forum: Tech Questions
Topic: Valve question/problem
Replies: 6
Views: 1954

I didn't make myself clear.....lol......My car runs on gas...you know the parts cleaner stuff.......Yes Eric I do change oil between events and it seems from other folks that taking the valve covers off might be the thing to do and flush the drive train with either Marvel Oil or Gibbs. Thank you ev...
by paintertom
Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:23 pm
Forum: Tech Questions
Topic: Valve question/problem
Replies: 6
Views: 1954

Valve question/problem

I am running aluminum heads with bronze guides and Manley titanium valves and thick cast Dart valve covers and pan evacuators. The problem is if the car sits for a couple weeks or longer the valve stems above the guides start to corrode and I end up with valves sticking like this last time and when...
by paintertom
Sat Jun 28, 2008 2:09 pm
Forum: Draglist Nationals
Topic: 3RD ANNUAL DRAGLIST NATIONALS WHO'S GOIN?
Replies: 249
Views: 28989

Al, I am trying to line up 5 cars one of which will be mine. I just got the last panel on mine buffed and the heads go together this week. I got a little behind because of customer work and the rain. so hopefully it should be running by next weekend or soon after and I will post pics if I can figure...
by paintertom
Sat Jun 21, 2008 10:22 pm
Forum: Draglist Nationals
Topic: 3RD ANNUAL DRAGLIST NATIONALS WHO'S GOIN?
Replies: 249
Views: 28989

gonna make it

car is all painted and I am putting the heads back on it this week. Looks like DLN is gonna happen for us. See ya all in Iowa....
PT
:D :D
by paintertom
Fri Jun 06, 2008 2:06 pm
Forum: Draglist Nationals
Topic: Draglist Nationals Added Attraction
Replies: 49
Views: 9324

Al,
I might bring 3 or 4 other cars they will let me know in a week if they are coming.and for door slammers they are pretty quick.
Tom
by paintertom
Thu Jun 05, 2008 6:21 pm
Forum: Draglist Nationals
Topic: Draglist Nationals Added Attraction
Replies: 49
Views: 9324

Randy,
Cars are great but good folks is even better so with just you guys being there will make it a good weekend along with everyone else that shows up...I am in the middle of painting my car, now then I have to put the heads back on it so it will be ready to go when I get there...
PT
by paintertom
Thu Jun 05, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: Draglist Nationals
Topic: Draglist Nationals Added Attraction
Replies: 49
Views: 9324

Randy you bringing your altered or your vette? It will be good to see you again.
by paintertom
Thu Jun 05, 2008 3:32 pm
Forum: Draglist Nationals
Topic: Draglist Nationals Added Attraction
Replies: 49
Views: 9324

Well I have been absent from the boards for a while but I am pretty sure at this writing that I should be there with my car and a couple others from our area... looking forward to seeing all the good folks from here.
by paintertom
Sat Jul 21, 2007 10:28 pm
Forum: What's Up
Topic: another new guy
Replies: 11
Views: 1094

Bill, I don't have any on the computer right now but I will post a few when I find the disc they are on.......there are some on my site in the " in the works page" if ya want to see them now. Can't say enough good things about all the folks I met up there and it was nice to sit and visit with folks ...
by paintertom
Sat Jul 21, 2007 9:45 pm
Forum: What's Up
Topic: another new guy
Replies: 11
Views: 1094

another new guy

Hey follks, Just wanted to say I had a short but great time at Eddyville this past weekend and it was great to see and meet some folks I have only known here on line. I look forward to next year and if I still have my car I will bring it to play. Thanks again for the good times, great hospitality an...

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