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Forum: General Discussion 31-05-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By Ranga350
Hey Shan Ive had my Nova done at Motorvation,...

Hey Shan
Ive had my Nova done at Motorvation, they did a magnificent job and i couldn't recommend them high enough.

But.... if you feel they're not for you, try Rod in the shop next door -...
Forum: Build Ups 31-05-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
That is one draw back Ive heard of about 8 stacks...

That is one draw back Ive heard of about 8 stacks n lively motors....

btw,...Bloody nice garage mate,...lovin your Pickup....did you ever do a post on its build ????

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Thanks Al, i...
Forum: Build Ups 29-05-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
With 8 throttle bodies, Al, Im expecting it to...

With 8 throttle bodies, Al, Im expecting it to jump out of its skin every time i touch it. I might have to detune it off idle to avoid rear ending every car in front of me...haha

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Forum: Build Ups 28-05-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Engine is back home and painted, trans is painted...

Engine is back home and painted, trans is painted ready for fitment, just waiting on a converter before installation.

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Forum: Build Ups 28-05-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
RESULTS ARE IN................ 641hp @ 6600 ...

RESULTS ARE IN................

641hp @ 6600
530ft.lb @ 5500
420ft.lb @ 3000

Built by Tony at Speed Works Engines and tuned by Louis from APS Service Centre Frankston running EFI Live on a...
Forum: General Discussion 16-04-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,926
Posted By Ranga350
Talk to Lumleys, I've been with them for 10...

Talk to Lumleys, I've been with them for 10 years. Got all our cars with them (5) and have had a couple of claims with absolutely no hassles, they're even looking at paying out for tools i had stolen...
Forum: Build Ups 29-03-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Yeah Nev, it'll probably spend a few days on...

Yeah Nev, it'll probably spend a few days on there.
We'll run it in and do lots of tuning and power pulls. As much as we can to make sure its right when it goes back in the car, then it'll need road...
Forum: Build Ups 28-03-2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
'Speed Works Engines' dyno, firing it up this...

'Speed Works Engines' dyno, firing it up this week.
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Forum: Build Ups 27-03-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Its on the dyno....Yay!! ....pics coming soon

Its on the dyno....Yay!! ....pics coming soon
Forum: Build Ups 28-02-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,371
Posted By Ranga350
Damn, thought i had it

Damn, thought i had it
Forum: Build Ups 22-02-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,371
Posted By Ranga350
Clever work Al, my guess is the right one??

Clever work Al, my guess is the right one??
Forum: Build Ups 18-02-2019, 07:04 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Latest progress pic, all mocked up ready to fit. ...

Latest progress pic, all mocked up ready to fit.

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Forum: Build Ups 29-01-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Cheers guys, it still gives me a chubby just...

Cheers guys, it still gives me a chubby just thinking about it.
More photos coming next week Deano, all the injection will be mocked up by then.

The new shade of "Orange" will be revealed after...
Forum: Build Ups 23-01-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
35663 It is progressing....but slowly. Had...

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It is progressing....but slowly.
Had the plenum lid CNC'd instead, was worth the wait.
Car is home at least, body wiring loom is fitted with all the electrics mostly done.
Still...
Forum: Build Ups 13-09-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Been too busy with work so lost some momentum...

Been too busy with work so lost some momentum over the last couple of months.

But heres where I'm up to and the plan going forward....
Mock up stage about 2 years ago.
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Heres the Hiram...
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,163
Posted By Ranga350
That is mega cool !! Started my apprenticeship...

That is mega cool !!
Started my apprenticeship as a VW mechanic so these things bring back cool memories for me.
Forum: Build Ups 24-07-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Im definitely gettin' old....i had to google it,...

Im definitely gettin' old....i had to google it, hahaha
Thanks Frank....me too
Forum: Build Ups 23-07-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
More stuff set up this week. Rocker covers are...

More stuff set up this week.
Rocker covers are temporary for the dyne only, nice pretty ones coming later.
IAC block & valve to be piped up under the manifold.
Have to remove the sump & windage...
Forum: Build Ups 19-07-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Injection time is coming....Yay 35390

Injection time is coming....Yay

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Forum: Build Ups 16-07-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 23,477
Posted By Ranga350
Thats awesome Sean Its a build like this that...

Thats awesome Sean
Its a build like this that pushes the limits of a car build to new levels
Thumbs Up mate
Forum: Build Ups 15-07-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Yes Lyndsay it was a PITA but i had a few issues...

Yes Lyndsay it was a PITA but i had a few issues to resolve.
- I have a bracket at the back of the head that holds the fuel reg and trans dipstick so i had to find something to fit underneath it.
-...
Forum: Build Ups 10-07-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
This was mock-up stage Deano Final height will...

This was mock-up stage Deano
Final height will be an inch or so higher but a 2 inch reverse cowl is going on for rego and probably very short trumpets.
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Forum: Build Ups 10-07-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 35,807
Posted By Ranga350
Nice work Chris

Nice work Chris
Forum: Build Ups 10-07-2018, 03:56 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 23,477
Posted By Ranga350
Nice work Sean, being anal pays off for this sort...

Nice work Sean, being anal pays off for this sort of work.
Forum: Build Ups 08-07-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Todays status, waiting on a couple more fittings...

Todays status, waiting on a couple more fittings to finish the steam lines.
IAC & crankcase breather fitted after the photo, all hidden under the manifold.
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Forum: Build Ups 06-07-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Cheers boyz, still pottering away every Saturday...

Cheers boyz, still pottering away every Saturday on it.
Measure up a lid & mock up the injection next, so look out...
Forum: Build Ups 04-07-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Getting closer to the dyno. 35340

Getting closer to the dyno.
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Forum: Readers Rides 19-06-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,001
Posted By Ranga350
Look forward to seeing at a cruise night sometime.

Look forward to seeing at a cruise night sometime.
Forum: Build Ups 04-06-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 469
Views: 99,346
Posted By Ranga350
Ear plugs old fella....or Frank & Dean up loud

Ear plugs old fella....or Frank & Dean up loud
Forum: Build Ups 04-06-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Cheers boys, interior panels this weekend, maybe,...

Cheers boys, interior panels this weekend, maybe, just maybe body next week ??

Engine update:
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Forum: Build Ups 31-05-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Well painting starts in a week, colour took a...

Well painting starts in a week, colour took a massive left turn but you'll have to wait for the 'unveiling' for that.
Heads should go on this weekend so engine will be all sealed up finally. Thats...
Forum: Build Ups 31-05-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 469
Views: 99,346
Posted By Ranga350
Great to see you're pretty much done Lyndsay. ...

Great to see you're pretty much done Lyndsay.
Get out and enjoy it now while you contemplate the next one.....haha
Forum: Build Ups 24-05-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 57,236
Posted By Ranga350
What an awesome way to spend a day out cruising

What an awesome way to spend a day out cruising
Forum: Build Ups 16-05-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 57,236
Posted By Ranga350
Keep driving it and keep the photos comin!!

Keep driving it and keep the photos comin!!
Forum: Build Ups 01-05-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 35,807
Posted By Ranga350
I like that one better !!

I like that one better !!
Forum: Build Ups 19-04-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 52,072
Posted By Ranga350
Sensational Luke, LOVE the low stance !!

Sensational Luke, LOVE the low stance !!
Forum: Build Ups 19-04-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,371
Posted By Ranga350
I love the patina'd outside-glossy inside look. ...

I love the patina'd outside-glossy inside look.
Had a mate in our club with a half built bare metalled A model with magnificent gloss colour on all the running gear & interior, looked F@#K'n...
Forum: Readers Rides 19-04-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,954
Posted By Ranga350
Nice work Phil

Nice work Phil
Forum: General Discussion 17-04-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,150
Posted By Ranga350
Update...Taige had a heart attack last year (all...

Update...Taige had a heart attack last year (all ok after stents inserted). No longer works there, he sold up to the other guys and i think they've changed the company name.
Forum: General Discussion 17-04-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,845
Posted By Ranga350
Eastern Suburbs - Motorvation, Burgess Rd...

Eastern Suburbs - Motorvation, Burgess Rd Bayswater, ask for Tim. Tell him Pete with the Nova sent you. Great bunch of guys, they do heaps of resto work.
Forum: Build Ups 17-04-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Hi Adam High comp, naturally aspirated LS1-383,...

Hi Adam
High comp, naturally aspirated LS1-383, around 11.7?, shaved deck & heads, pistons hang out of the bore a smidge. Cam is .635, 254@50 on a tight LSA. Holley HiRam & injection. Should push...
Forum: Build Ups 12-04-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Holley Hi-Ram Lyndsay with injection ports on the...

Holley Hi-Ram Lyndsay with injection ports on the manifold, 'EFI Hardware' throttle bodies on top. Haven't worked out plenum volume of butterfly sizes yet. Probably in the 40-45mm range.
Forum: Build Ups 10-04-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 22,997
Posted By Ranga350
Wow, thats sexy!!

Wow, thats sexy!!
Forum: Build Ups 10-04-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Lyndsay It'll be heading to the dyno...

Thanks Lyndsay
It'll be heading to the dyno soon enough, first up will be to bed it all in, do some baseline power pulls with a carby manifold, then later with tunnel ram & injection.
Forum: Build Ups 09-04-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Bottom end is buttoned up, just waiting on...

Bottom end is buttoned up, just waiting on lifters before the heads go on.
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Forum: Build Ups 09-04-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 35,807
Posted By Ranga350
I wish i could steal that idea....damn...too...

I wish i could steal that idea....damn...too late, great work Chris.
Forum: Build Ups 29-03-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 12,371
Posted By Ranga350
Nice work Al

Nice work Al
Forum: Build Ups 22-03-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 82,444
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Al The Effie's looking very cool. Keep...

Thanks Al
The Effie's looking very cool.
Keep chipping away at it mate, every little job is a step closer.
Forum: General Discussion 21-03-2018, 10:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,255
Posted By Ranga350
If you haven't already found someone, I can...

If you haven't already found someone, I can highly recommend 'Motorvation Custom Paint & Panel' in Bayswater.
They do a stack of resto's & repairs on classics & rods.
Ask for Tim, tell him I sent...
Forum: Readers Rides 20-03-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 109,202
Posted By Ranga350
Did you get her number mate??? Its hard to find...

Did you get her number mate???
Its hard to find a women who will let you bring car parts home....
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