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 Post subject: V8 beast...
PostPosted: December 10, 2009, 7:58 pm 
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Here's my V8 seven... still waiting for completion.


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 Post subject: Re: V8 beast...
PostPosted: December 10, 2009, 9:02 pm 
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The car looks great. Any more details?

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 Post subject: Re: V8 beast...
PostPosted: December 10, 2009, 9:32 pm 
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Ford 302, manual c4


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PostPosted: December 10, 2009, 9:51 pm 
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Nice car.

Great metal working machines.

Another frame on the bench.

You got it all, man.


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I love the look of that roll bar/cage. Got any more pictures?

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Wow man that car looks good ,how long you been working on it ?

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PostPosted: December 14, 2009, 12:40 am 
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Post more pictures!

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PostPosted: December 14, 2009, 12:47 am 
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And a manual C-4?! How did you do that? Put a manual valve body on it somehow?

I also would like to see more pics of the Beast please.

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PostPosted: December 15, 2009, 12:11 am 
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Yes, please elaborate on the C4.


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One source. There are several different ones with different shift paterns and case applications. I've seen prices range from $150-250.

http://www.tciauto.com/Products/ValveBody/

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