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by popscomet
Sat Aug 08, 2020 3:00 am
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: WOW the birthdays!!!!
Replies: 471
Views: 41499

Re: WOW the birthdays!!!!

HB,JOE......POP members his big 5-0...…..I was at a car cruise with my comet.....and I won the TWIST CONTEST !!!! from a local band...…..today it's hard to bend over and tie my darn shoes....go such a pot belly !!!! :lol: :lol: pop
by popscomet
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: All in the Family, Comet's Ford Sisters
Topic: Pop's Cobra build.
Replies: 289
Views: 30902

Re: Pop's Cobra build.

PROUD AS A PEACOCK,,for sure !!! he's a whim dinger of a young man......pop
by popscomet
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 61 Comet sedan. 144cu. wheel bearing inner seal
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Re: 61 Comet sedan. 144cu. wheel bearing inner seal

It more then likely is in the makers of the seal,,,we changed a pair last week...one was a factory ford the other was an after market..it was thinner,,,,as long as it fits correctly...……………….pop
by popscomet
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Track Report
Replies: 1218
Views: 90779

Re: Track Report

A dad gum second is a lot of distance on a race track.....just watch NASCAR !!!! good deal !! pop
by popscomet
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: All in the Family, Comet's Ford Sisters
Topic: Pop's Cobra build.
Replies: 289
Views: 30902

Re: Pop's Cobra build.

this has nothing to do with my cobra,,,my youngest grd son is 23 and he has been away in the ARMY for over a yr or better,,,I was mowing this afternoon and he pulled into the drive way,,he had called earlier and said he was coming home next week..the rascal pulled one over on us,,and he was driving ...
by popscomet
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Showing Off
Topic: Loman's White 65 project
Replies: 12
Views: 159

Re: Loman's White 65 project

that sucker ought to take a low buck rebuild with a honeing and new seals and gaskets and run for ever with a little TLC.....pop
by popscomet
Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Small Block V-8 Performance
Topic: timing chain set
Replies: 4
Views: 152

Re: timing chain set

ON this 1951 v8 flathed ford we have ,there is a grease fitting on everything,,at one time you could buy a repair kit for all of it,,you will wear yourself out giving it a lube job and sit back and second guess yourself making sure you greased them all....pop
by popscomet
Sun Aug 02, 2020 1:37 am
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Track Report
Replies: 1218
Views: 90779

Re: Track Report

REALY WE DID WIN !!!!!! no one got hurt did not hurt the car,,,plus he got paid start money...….we didn't take the checker...but we won !!! plus it was pop Dwayne and grd son CORY together,,,,,if we get to race next sat night,,we'll have the grt grd son,CHASE WITH US,,,4 generations,,,,that's a win ...
by popscomet
Sun Aug 02, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Track Report
Replies: 1218
Views: 90779

Re: Track Report

POP just got home from the dirt track,,,think I got half the track in my hair or on me,,we didn't win but had a whale of a time,ol car did as good as it could,,,just got out motored...plain as that....thanks.....pop
by popscomet
Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Track Report
Replies: 1218
Views: 90779

Re: Track Report

GRDSON,CORY came home from work this week so he said HE wanted to go race tonight,,,so they scaled his car last night made a few adjustments,,,,,,so in a few hrs.....OFF TO THE RACES WE GO !!Dwayne's car will stay at home cause his class does not race tonight...…..CORY races a modified.....him and c...
by popscomet
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:43 am
Forum: All in the Family, Comet's Ford Sisters
Topic: Pop's Cobra build.
Replies: 289
Views: 30902

Re: Pop's Cobra build.

lttle up date,,POP has close to 170miles on it in the go kart stage,still having a blast and the cobra runs like a fine tuned swiss pocket watch so far !!!! starts great cold or hot,,,runs cool after we took out the 180 and put in a 160,,,it stays between 165 and 175..as before it ran 185 and 200 or...
by popscomet
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:12 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Coil Spring Dilemma
Replies: 13
Views: 393

Re: Coil Spring Dilemma

Those coil spring spacers are pretty slick. Could have sold millions of them in the 60's,early 70's. As slick as they are,my vote is coil overs.You would still be rolling the dice on the spring weight but you would have much more adjustment. WE used those over 15 yrs ago on dirt track cars,or longe...
by popscomet
Wed Jul 29, 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Small Six Performance
Topic: 200 engine wont start...HELP
Replies: 4
Views: 221

Re: 200 engine wont start...HELP

are you sure the point gap I correct????? about coil wired correct????….even with crossed plug wires,,,it ought to hit and back fire thru carb or exhaust,,,,do you have enuff timing for it to start or try ???? if you think it's flooded ..take plugs out and spin it over and blow the fuel out of cyl's...
by popscomet
Sun Jul 19, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Track Report
Replies: 1218
Views: 90779

Re: Track Report

it's i30 speedway.com there has been races seen on ESPN and FOX seen from this track thru out the years,,late models and sprint both,it is a IMCA sanction track.....been around for many years,,,OL POP went out to it as a very young teenager !!a few yrs ago I was talking to the old man that now owns ...
by popscomet
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Track Report
Replies: 1218
Views: 90779

Re: Track Report

thanks,JIM...WHEN Dwayne took it thru tech after the race,,tech man looked under it ,,he made a comment about grass and vines still clinging to the underside,,Dwayne said at 2 am this morning me and POP decided to come out here and race tonight,so there wasn't much time to spit shine it !!! and it's...