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  1. Thread: Carter Carburetor

    by lars
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    Carter built Q-Jets for Rochester under license...

    Carter built Q-Jets for Rochester under license for the duration. Most Carter-built carbs will have an embossment stating "Mfg by Carter for Rochester". A carb will be "correct" whether built by...
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    Help! It's called Dykem - it's a layout dye often used...

    It's called Dykem - it's a layout dye often used by machinists and sheet metal shops. You can get it in spray cans and brush-on cans through outlets like McMaster-Carr. But you don't need it: You...
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    Help! I can send it to you - just send me an e-mail...

    I can send it to you - just send me an e-mail request.

    Lars
    V8FastCars@msn.com
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    That's the one. 12-gauge will work fine. Lars

    That's the one. 12-gauge will work fine.

    Lars
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    You don't want to use an "ACC" terminal. You...

    You don't want to use an "ACC" terminal. You want to use an "IGN" terminal on the fusebox.

    Lars
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    Question: There's been a lot of interest in putting...

    There's been a lot of interest in putting together a new series of Tuning for Beer Seminars, so I'm considering it. I've had some medical issues that have prevented me from pursuing this, but I'm...
  7. Thread: L-48 Timing

    by lars
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    In addition to John's excellent Timing 101...

    In addition to John's excellent Timing 101 article, you can also drop me an e-mail request for my "How to Set Your Timing" article, which incorporates the performance timing principles John, and most...
  8. Question: You can e-mail me for a list of my tuning and...

    You can e-mail me for a list of my tuning and setup papers:

    V8FastCars@msn.com

    Lars
  9. Thread: Ram air and water

    by lars
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    Question: In researching articles I've written on the...

    In researching articles I've written on the development of the GTO, I had access to quite a bit of test data from Pontiac Engineering. Pontiac offered "Ram Air" systems for several years on the...
  10. Question: You take it back to the upholstery shop and have...

    You take it back to the upholstery shop and have them do the job right. Unless you have an industrial sewing machine and know how to use it.
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    400 Dyno Data (with Holley & Q-Jet Comparison)

    In a reply I did in the Topic Post “Rochester Q-Jet Setup”
    (http://www.corvetteactioncenter.com/forums/c3-technical-performance/130172-rochester-qj-set-up.html)
    tracksnblades1 had some doubts...
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    Question: Be sure to check out the new post, "400 Dyno Data...

    Be sure to check out the new post, "400 Dyno Data - Holley & Q-Jet Comparison".

    Lars
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    The manuals are Copywrite material, and the...

    The manuals are Copywrite material, and the printers who are offering the reproductions are paying copywrite fees for the priveledge of offering them for sale - you're not going to find any...
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    Well, I'm thinking about knocking out the wall...

    Well, I'm thinking about knocking out the wall between the garage and the living room to eliminate the useless living room and make the garage twice as big. That's not bad, is it..?
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    A replacement '74 harness will have the correct...

    A replacement '74 harness will have the correct resistor wire in the coil "+" circuit. If you intend to keep the HEI, just run a 12-gauge wire from a fusebox "IGN" terminal to the HEI "BAT"...
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    Photos of The Viking Lounge & Corvette Workshop

    With some of the posts and comments I’ve put up, I’ve had a few people asking if I have a “real workshop” or “just a garage”. I’m not sure what you’d call this, but we call it the “Viking Lounge Bar...
  17. Thread: Q-Jet rebuild

    by lars
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    I'm still doing carbs - just e-mail me for the...

    I'm still doing carbs - just e-mail me for the current shipping and pricing info sheet. I'm running about a 1-week backlog right now.

    Lars
    V8FastCars@msn.com
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    Question: Here's the engine almost ready for transfer to...

    Here's the engine almost ready for transfer to the dyno for the Q-Jet/Holley test run. I'll be doing the Q-Jet setup and test data first, and will then transfer to the Holley to get the Holley at...
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    As Hib and John have indicated, there is no...

    As Hib and John have indicated, there is no problem whatsoever making power on pump gas with a carb - even using the ethanol-enhanced stuff that's mandated in most parts of the country now. We run...
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    Question: Yes, if you give me the list number, I can give...

    Yes, if you give me the list number, I can give you all the specs for that carb. If you drop me an e-mail request, I can also send you some of my papers for overall setup and tuning along with my...
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    Question: If you have a non-original, commercially-rebuilt...

    If you have a non-original, commercially-rebuilt Q-Jet, you have at least a dozen problems that cannot be troubleshot via forum posts: Your carb needs a complete teardown, inspection, and replacement...
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    Question: Keeping in mind that the stock factory Q-Jet...

    Keeping in mind that the stock factory Q-Jet installed on these cars was 750 cfm, I have never experienced that a 750 Holley is "too much carb." If you have mechanical secondaries, it is possible to...
  23. Thread: Epa sticker

    by lars
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    Help! The EPA stickers are a manufacturer's...

    The EPA stickers are a manufacturer's certification of compliance to the requirements, and it's not legal to reproduce them. A few people were doing it, and they were all prosecuted for doing so -...
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    Help! Yes, it matters, and the book is wrong. The...

    Yes, it matters, and the book is wrong. The needle clip goes over the half-round protrusion on the rear edge of the bar. Putting it over the front edge can cause jamming of the needle and improper...
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    1. A '68 Vette has a Q-Jet Carb. 2. If it's been...

    1. A '68 Vette has a Q-Jet Carb.
    2. If it's been modified with a Holley, a misadjusted float level won't cause the intermittent problem described.
    3. A venting problem, or any other fuel system...
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