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by popscomet
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:10 am
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Lavron's '64 Build Thread
Replies: 2096
Views: 182693

Re: Lavron's '64 Build Thread

MIKE....he didn't steal those parts,,,,they were fringe benifits......pop
by popscomet
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from New Zealand
Replies: 6
Views: 35

Re: Hello from New Zealand

you may be along ways from here,,,but help is just a post away....good luck..and WELCOME !! POP
by popscomet
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Lavron's '64 Build Thread
Replies: 2096
Views: 182693

Re: Lavron's '64 Build Thread

Tried to get a piece from every decade (1960s-2000s) in there and every different motor configuration (L4-L6-V6-V8)

JOHNNY CASH, put out a song years ago about bulding a car from so many odd parts..... :roll: pop
by popscomet
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:45 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Finally building my 64 Comet
Replies: 83
Views: 2208

Re: Finally building my 64 Comet

POP goes to PF to shake hands,,,,I try to make a new friend everytime I go anywhere,,,seeing a comet is great,,,but it's about that hand shake to me..... POP
by popscomet
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Finally building my 64 Comet
Replies: 83
Views: 2208

Re: Finally building my 64 Comet

love it,,,,,ratty-tat-tat love it love it......you did good....pop
by popscomet
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Dont lift no matter what!
Replies: 7
Views: 89

Re: Dont lift no matter what!

POP has been there a few times...........that dodge driver that had the accident,,,,alittle while later was riding in the rear seat of a 66 stang me and the owner had built for street raceing,,,,the drive shaft blew hit the pavement and bounced up and hit the bottom of the floor brd where his foot w...
by popscomet
Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Doug's 65 Cyclone build
Replies: 26
Views: 244

Re: Doug's 65 Cyclone build

it's for sure one to build,,,,go for it !! good luck.....POP
by popscomet
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: Dont lift no matter what!
Replies: 7
Views: 89

Re: Dont lift no matter what!

THE GOOD LORD HAD AN EYE ON THAT OL BOY.....never rolled it but had a mudd truck get on 2 whls like a bicycle ,after bounching off the guard rails...rode along there for what seemed forever,,not knowing which way that rut was gonna pitch it,,,but the good lord had an eye on me,,,it came down on it's...
by popscomet
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Doug's 65 Cyclone build
Replies: 26
Views: 244

Re: Doug's 65 Cyclone build

anything with more than 1 carb is a keeper to me....pop
by popscomet
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: 64 - 65 Comets
Topic: Lavron's '64 Build Thread
Replies: 2096
Views: 182693

Re: Lavron's '64 Build Thread

that homemade one looks good on film....wonder how many cars was built out of the metal from a couple of doors or fenders from a 60's car,,,like the ones shown having a dent pulled.... :shock: ...jmo pop
by popscomet
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:05 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Looking for 8 inch rear
Replies: 29
Views: 461

Re: Looking for 8 inch rear

we have one of those LaMan cams,,,had for yrs ,ain't ran it in yrs,,,pop
by popscomet
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Z-Bar?
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Z-Bar?

we have a couple of dirt track cars that have had a hyd throw bearing in them for 4/5 yrs,,,never a leak and they sit during the winter,,,so far so good,,,but it could all south the next time we fire them up :? :shock: pop
by popscomet
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: T-10 Four Speed $600 OBO
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: T-10 Four Speed $600 OBO

Can;t recall about retainer,,,,but I do recall if you install a 65 dual bolt patteren trans on a 5bolt BH,,the upper left top bolt is a mortal booger to tighten up...TIGHT..the way the body is built and the webbing on the trans sorrouding that top left bolt keeps a socket and extension from working,...
by popscomet
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Z-Bar?
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Z-Bar?

I have a every thing stock 4spd comet.....a 64 comet 4spd with a hyd throw out bearing...and a 65 cobra kit car with a cable....I really don't know which is my pick.....I do know that every after market Z bar I have seen needs to be rewelded after some use....most ALL have been for a GM.....on the s...
by popscomet
Mon Jan 11, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: Comet Lounge
Topic: what did you do to your comet today?
Replies: 3251
Views: 248202

Re: what did you do to your comet today?

I agree,,,ain't no way would I chop a good hood for a scoop,,,,the hood on ole rusty ain't perfect but close to it,,,but we just bolted that GM re-pop scoop to it,,,did not want to cut it,,,we still have the orignal hood and it's near perfect,,,and I still have the perfect hood for my red comet put ...