Ripinator's Recent Activity

  1. Ripinator replied to the thread Our house or some would say our garage with a house is on the market..

    That's the only way to do 'em. . .

    Jun 26, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  2. Ripinator replied to the thread For Sale Four Speed 1969 Chrysler Newport Custom.

    Dayum!

    Jun 26, 2019 at 7:25 AM
  3. Ripinator replied to the thread Our house or some would say our garage with a house is on the market..

    Maybe an offer to rent with an option to buy would fly?

    Jun 25, 2019 at 9:59 AM
  4. Ripinator replied to the thread Our house or some would say our garage with a house is on the market..

    So Bill, did you all (ya'll) already find another house down south?

    Jun 25, 2019 at 8:50 AM
  5. Ripinator replied to the thread For Sale My ‘68 Coronet R/T.

    Matt: You need to ditch the Road Runner and just keep going with this car. Remember : "Getting started is half done."

    Jun 25, 2019 at 7:48 AM
  6. Ripinator replied to the thread Let's talk fuselage body shells.

    Showing up in the Porsche tow vehicle probably didn't help. . .

    Jun 24, 2019 at 11:26 AM
  7. Ripinator replied to the thread Let's talk fuselage body shells.

    Julian: I'm no expert regarding body work, but looking at the pictures you posted, I don't think your body shell is all that bad. I've...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 10:39 AM
  8. Ripinator replied to the thread Let's talk fuselage body shells.

    You took the words right out of my mouth. . .

    Jun 24, 2019 at 10:34 AM
  9. Ripinator replied to the thread 1970 B5 Sport Fury GT...Critters folly....back to basics.

    I agree with you 100%; however, I would at least replace all the freeze plugs, since you are as far as you are right now. Its not hard...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 10:18 AM
  10. Ripinator replied to the thread 1970 B5 Sport Fury GT...Critters folly....back to basics.

    I feel that once you go that far with dis-assembly, you are pretty much headed for a total rebuild: .030 over-bore, new pistons,...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 10:01 AM
  11. Ripinator replied to the thread 1970 B5 Sport Fury GT...Critters folly....back to basics.

    Critter: Since you aren't doing a total engine rebuild, I wouldn't mess with the cam bearings. Cam bearings almost never wear to any...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 6:33 AM
  12. Ripinator replied to the thread 67 Polara 500 convertible.

    I am surprised by this. Years ago, I had a FRAM filter blow up on me during startup. It was obvious the internal relief valve was...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 6:27 AM
  13. Ripinator replied to the thread I really messed it up.....

    Used to be National Tire & Battery. . .

    Jun 23, 2019 at 10:22 AM
  14. Ripinator replied to the thread I really messed it up.....

    I've had nothing but bad experiences with those clowns at NTB. I will never go back to NTB for anything. . .

    Jun 23, 2019 at 8:36 AM
  15. Ripinator replied to the thread 1970 B5 Sport Fury GT...Critters folly....back to basics.

    Remarkable job yer doing, Critter. Looking at the cylinder walls, it appears there is no ridge at the top. Is that true? Also, it...

    Jun 23, 2019 at 8:33 AM