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Old 01-12-2013, 11:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Did the usual Saturday morning coffee meet this morning and had some interesting cars show up.







Asphalt short track racer w/360 cu in Chevy (350 bored over), direct drive (no trans)...push to start (owner has a Corvette..wanted us to see his racer).









1963 Fuelie (daily driver):











Even the Camaro boys joined us this morning:



A cherry 1967 GTO , 389 4 barrel 4 speed showed up:

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Sweet cars Tom.
I'm gonna see if my local "cars & coffee" is happening tomorrow - it's supposed to be near 70 degrees What a treat in the middle of winter.
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Sweet cars Tom.
I'm gonna see if my local "cars & coffee" is happening tomorrow - it's supposed to be near 70 degrees What a treat in the middle of winter.
Dittos...Thanks Tom for taking the time to take pics n post..enjoyed very much..Interesting direct drive racer..nice to see there is Corvette life on other planets As for 70 deg...that will be for inside as it is currently clear & 2 above .
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Dittos...Thanks Tom for taking the time to take pics n post..enjoyed very much..Interesting direct drive racer..nice to see there is Corvette life on other planets As for 70 deg...that will be for inside as it is currently clear & 2 above .
Thanks for posting the pics Tom. Looks like I need to come visit you soon,,,,,,too damned cold here, -33 this morning and the predicted high for today is only +7. Haven't had a winter like this here for a few years, but at least the sun is shining!
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It made it to 53 here in DC - not 70 as predicted - and it is foggy, wet and ugly
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Thanks for posting the pics Tom. Looks like I need to come visit you soon,,,,,,too damned cold here, -33 this morning and the predicted high for today is only +7. Haven't had a winter like this here for a few years, but at least the sun is shining!
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I guess Al Gore forgot all about global warming.
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I guess Al Gore forgot all about global warming.
Yeah Tom, it looks like a new ice age is coming around here! No BS, we have been well below zero here every night for the last month, with the coldest night last week at -35*,,,,this crap is getting VERY old!
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Thanks for posting the pics Tom. Looks like I need to come visit you soon,,,,,,too damned cold here, -33 this morning and the predicted high for today is only +7. Haven't had a winter like this here for a few years, but at least the sun is shining!
You are more than welcome to come here and "defrost"....-33 It is a little chilly here at 54 (at the moment) but the 5 day shows it will be 71 by Thursday so pack up all your stuff and come on down.
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Extreme cold is a result of global warming...damn old timers...thanks for the pics...that one guy trailered his car for the parking lot show?
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Not really the kind of car you can drive on the street (push to start)...he just wanted to show his racer to his Corvette brothers which I thought was cool.
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I can't tell what he has, is that ITB? Or dual quad carbs?

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I can't tell what he has, is that ITB? Or dual quad carbs?
Hilborn type fuel injection with 8 separate ports. Each air cleaner covers 2 ports (4 air cleaners).
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I'm not familiar with it.
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I'm not familiar with it.
Here's a better picture of the injector setup:

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