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by popscomet
Sat Nov 27, 2021 12:42 am
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Alternative heater controls?
Replies: 6
Views: 47

Re: Alternative heater controls?

ON my 66f100.the knob you pull for heat ,you also twist it for the blower,,,the heat valve is located in line on a heater hose....then a seperate knob for defroster.....pop
by popscomet
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Alternative heater controls?
Replies: 6
Views: 47

Re: Alternative heater controls?

CHECK into seperate controls like on a 66 f100,,a knob for each use...just a thought pop
by popscomet
Sun Nov 14, 2021 2:34 am
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Doug's 65 Cyclone build
Replies: 271
Views: 4810

Re: Doug's 65 Cyclone build

POP has either too much oldy but goody stuff stashed away waiting on me or son to dig out..like this shifter on OL rusty which I had bought new back in late 60 / early 70...or I don't get out much...500 for a shifter....POP doesn't keep up with what much stuff costs,,,,son orders it,,then he and I p...
by popscomet
Sun Nov 14, 2021 1:14 am
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Doug's 65 Cyclone build
Replies: 271
Views: 4810

Re: Doug's 65 Cyclone build

I watched it,,,,what I learned was you can buy a new shifter,,,and after a few shifts,,,,you have bought a pig in a poke,,,until you send it him....or follow his directions and redo your new shifter,,,then you have something to speed shift,,,,this is a must watch video,,,,good info thanks for postin...
by popscomet
Sun Nov 14, 2021 12:07 am
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Doug's 65 Cyclone build
Replies: 271
Views: 4810

Re: Doug's 65 Cyclone build

Joe Travers wrote:
Sat Nov 13, 2021 11:32 pm
You have RockCrusher set-up, Pop :mrgreen:
(sorry for the Chebby talk) :roll:

Joe
NO BIG DEAL,,,,it's bullet proof !!..........
by popscomet
Sat Nov 13, 2021 11:26 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Doug's 65 Cyclone build
Replies: 271
Views: 4810

Re: Doug's 65 Cyclone build

we used heim joints on OL RUSTY,,,,,POP
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: 66 - 69 Comets
Topic: ballast resistor
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: ballast resistor

YES of all things ,,,so POP is backing out,,,,,later POP
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: 66 - 69 Comets
Topic: ballast resistor
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: ballast resistor

the 9n was 3spd,,,,,8n was a 4spd,,,,that's just one way to tell them apart,,,,
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: what did you do to your comet today?
Replies: 3348
Views: 298724

Re: what did you do to your comet today?

REMINDS me back in 80 ..THIS WOMAN had her heart set on a oldsmobile cutless,,,so OL POP bought her one,,(happy wife leads to a happy and peaceful life) it was a supreme brogham,the best offered,,she loved it,,,meanwhile POP had a big dog part german shepard part Lab,,,great dog smart as a whip........
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 6:50 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: what did you do to your comet today?
Replies: 3348
Views: 298724

Re: what did you do to your comet today?

OL RED has been up in the air resting on the lift for a few weeks,,,saturday I let it down on all 4's and fired her up,,,went for a spin and fresh gas,,am always amazed how she just tools along in 4th gear !! smooth as silk,built this engine in about 94 ,,still holds great oil pressure and runs so c...
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: 66 - 69 Comets
Topic: ballast resistor
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: ballast resistor

I don;t mean to take over this thread,,,,,but just for grin n giggles !! has anyone ever ran a 8 volt battary >>>???
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: 66 - 69 Comets
Topic: ballast resistor
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: ballast resistor

,,ran a new wire but ran it thru a ballest resistor mounted on the fire wall,,,that took care of the problem, Just reading up on this remedy to run 12V to the 6V '63 blower motor, Pop. Something I need to track down tomorrow before it gets cold. I have a suspicion the old 6V motor may be fried. Tha...
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: 66 - 69 Comets
Topic: ballast resistor
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: ballast resistor

if you have been feeding a 6volt with a 12 volt power,,,,I would think it has finaly spun all it can..BET that rascal would blow your dress up for awhile ;;;;;When I converted my 6volt 9n tractor to 12 volt I used a resistor to the coil
by popscomet
Tue Nov 09, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: 66 - 69 Comets
Topic: ballast resistor
Replies: 17
Views: 415

Re: ballast resistor

Back in the 90's,,my 71 bronco kept burning points,,,would be driving down the road it would just die pull over wait a few mins ,fire up and go....I worried with this thing til one day I cut that resister wire out of the harness,,ran a new wire but ran it thru a ballest resistor mounted on the fire ...
by popscomet
Mon Nov 08, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: POP's sheep rider
Replies: 16
Views: 664

Re: POP's sheep rider

Here a couple of mo's ago a friend of mine gave CHASE scaled down T bucket,,has 13in slicks on the rear 8in frt tires..has a 4whlr engine on it,electric starter and all,,about 6ft long,,,neatest thing you ever saw....looks just like a full sized T bucket only smaller,,centrifcal clutch chain driven,...