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got the 514 painted

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by BranndonC, Nov 18, 2004.

  1. BranndonC

    BranndonC 3/4 ton status

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    350 + 104 = 454..... 454 + 60 = 514 /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif

    the covers are a metallic light blue, and the oil pan is also, its just not installed yet
    i like the way it looks fully painted
    Large image, so clicky
     
  2. 75-K5

    75-K5 3/4 ton status

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    mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, aaaaaaaaaaaaaarrrrrhhrhrhrhrhrhhrhghhghghgg (Homer)


    Looks awesome! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif I forget, is this going in your '73 or '89?
     
  3. Seventy4Blazer

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    [ QUOTE ]
    350 + 104 = 454..... 454 + 60 = 514

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    huh? im lost.
    grant
     
  4. BranndonC

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    its goin in the 73. and the whole math thing was for fun, like most people have 350's, then some people have 454's, but then i have a 514 /forums/images/graemlins/laugh.gif /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif
     
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    Paxx 1/2 ton status

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    That is one big bad ass engine my friend. /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif
     
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    Looks great Branndon, when will it be in? /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif
     
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    Must be nice to have all that spare cash for gas.

    That thing looks sweet! /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
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    it will be in as soon as i can afford the parts you dont see.... carb, harmonic balancer, starter, torque converter, plugs, wires etc... hopefully soon though /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
    oh and i wont drive it too much on streets so gas isnt the main concern /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
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    that is so cool /forums/images/graemlins/bow.gif /forums/images/graemlins/bow.gif /forums/images/graemlins/bow.gif
     
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    /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
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    Must be nice to have all that spare cash for gas.

    That thing looks sweet! /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif

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    Actually the Caddy motors are known for getting decent mileage numbers compared to say the 454 or Furds 460. Maybe its the torque and running the RPM range down low. /forums/images/graemlins/dunno.gif
     

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