Now just to hope that my folks internet connection is up to the job, or I’ll spend most of christmas waiting for it to buffer.
(00:01 PST is 08:01 UTC/GMT timezone fans)
Tom commented on the post, Who Is Mike Musto And What Is The House of Muscle? 1 month ago
Question; Mike says “I remember he would have to get it up this thin driveway and then caddy corner it into his garage.”
What does ‘caddy corner’ mean? I’ve not heard it on this side of the pond.
Tom commented on the post, Official Rules For Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags January 14, 2017 At Tucson Dragway 1 month, 1 week ago
For the $3000 Hooptie challenge, perhaps you should have the old LeMons rule: If you claim it’s worth $3000 then you should have to sell it for $3000.
Tom commented on the post, In 1960 You Could Buy a Mail-Order, 1,300HP Rocket Engine! 1 month, 1 week ago
Those are all terrifying bits of equipment.
Mind you, it has started me daydreaming about using a hydrogen peroxide powered turbo-pump as a supercharger…
Tom commented on the post, Come To The First Ever Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags At Tucson Dragway, Jan 14, 2017 1 month, 2 weeks ago
I’d love to come, but there’s this thing called the Atlantic in the way 🙁
Tom commented on the post, FUEL: Getting Laury’s Croissants in a Laurel-Cressida 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Is that metallic flake paint on the engine?
Yup, this is definitely from the bonkers, I mean, inspired engineers at Charnal House.
Tom commented on the post, 24 Hours of LeMons: Charnal House Racing’s Porsche 935-Replica Geo MetSHO 2 months, 3 weeks ago
I just finished reading the build thread, and all I can say is bravo!
Tom commented on the post, 24 Hours of LeMons: Charnal House Racing’s Porsche 935-Replica Geo MetSHO 3 months, 1 week ago
I think my favourite bit is the OoohDear branding (aka GoodYear), which goes as far as being painted onto the tires as well.
Attention to detail is more important than working turbos.
Tom commented on the post, Everything You Wanted To Know About Wheelstanding Stubby Bob 3 months, 2 weeks ago
When viewing the gallery, if you’re using Firefox you can right click on a picture and get the option “View background image”, which will let you view just that picture.
It would be cool if there was some […]
Tom commented on the post, The 2001 Chevy Silverado That Almost Beat A Pro Mod (Sorta) 3 months, 4 weeks ago
“a truck that he and his wife Karen originally bought to plow snow in Michigan”
‘but honey, if I add a bigger turbo I’ll be able to plow the drive even quicker!’
Tom commented on the post, Pacific Northworst 24 Hours of LeMons: The Winners! 4 months, 2 weeks ago
A BWM motorbike head on an Austin/Rover A series?! *checks internet*, blimey, you can actually buy kits to do that!
Tom commented on the post, A Treasury of Junkyard Supercharging in the 24 Hours of LeMons 4 months, 3 weeks ago
I guess this is probably the right place to ask:
Has anyone tried removing the exhaust side of a turbocharger, replacing it with a pulley, and using it as a cheap supercharger?
I’m sure there’s many reasons this […]