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    Today, 09:17 AM
    Ron77 started a thread 1966 Cobra Runs Autocross in Racing
    Fascinating development at Goodguys 27th Autumn Get Together as Scott Fraser runs a 58.35 to lead the Autocross competition in Pro Class. But you'll...
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    Today, 09:12 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    Well don't push it and wind up getting hurt. Believe me it isn't worth it. I have to take my little dog to the vet in the morning and I am already...
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    Today, 05:16 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    David, If my health was better I would have been gone from this state several years ago. My doctors have told me to not climb at all and the...
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    Today, 02:49 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    Another hot day. My thermometer was on 112 yesterday and today is going to be just as warm they say. Tomorrow it may cool down to around 106/108 and...
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    Today, 02:15 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread Two Original Competition 427s in Racing
    Kerry, No he wasn't drafting and he never had the regular windshield. He had the small, low one that just sets in front of the driver. Several...
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  • GianM's Avatar
    Today, 02:11 AM
    GianM replied to a thread Valve Springs in Cobra Talk
    Jack is that irrespective of mileage?
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    Yesterday, 01:20 PM
    Ron77 replied to a thread Two Original Competition 427s in Racing
    Kerry, In 1966 Dick Smith hit 198.6 MPH in his 1966 427 Cobra at a Daytona race. I have seen the car several times since he passed and it was at...
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    Yesterday, 11:40 AM
    nomad replied to a thread Two Original Competition 427s in Racing
    Times 2!!!!
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    Yesterday, 05:11 AM
    This guy obviously has some money. I would l;ike to have either one of them Here are TWO of the original Shelby Cobra 427s. You can find street...
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    Yesterday, 02:13 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread 1964 Coupe At Goodwood in Racing
    Stu, I also like seeing them being driven and not parked in some museum. If I could afford one I would certainly have one and I would drive it....
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    07-16-2018, 07:41 PM
    Seeing as I started this Thread, I think I can sneak in and thank ALL of you that have taken the time and thoughtfulness to contribute to it. I...
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    07-16-2018, 03:14 PM
    I'm a civil - this last weekend my brother was visiting and teasing me that the primary goal of civil engineers was to master making water run down...
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    07-16-2018, 02:05 PM
    Ron77 replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    Nomad, get ready for company. I am about ready to join Greg. It is to hot here to even think about going for a drive or doing anything. Ron
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    07-16-2018, 02:03 PM
    I don't think so. I actually knew a guy here that had an original 289 Cobra that he destroyed the body on and he re-bodied it with a fiberglass body...
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    07-16-2018, 10:28 AM
    That is not common unless they have re-bodied it using an original body from another Cobra. Ron
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    07-16-2018, 09:22 AM
    nomad replied to a thread Too Easy in General Discussion
    I too am glad that you are safe. I've never lived in Santa Clara, and don't know the 1st damn thing about the Santa Cruz mountains.
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    07-16-2018, 09:14 AM
    That must be the Engineers Guide to Pipe. Ron :)
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  • DanEC's Avatar
    07-16-2018, 08:54 AM
    That red 427 is a bit unusual - looks to be pure street roadster but has had a SC dash installed at some point. Slick car though.
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    07-16-2018, 05:38 AM
    1. All pipe is to be made of a long hole, surrounded by metal or plastic centered around the hole. 2. All pipe is to be hollow throughout the...
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    07-16-2018, 05:17 AM
    nomad replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    Low 80's on our little rock. The nude beach is wall to wall...………………………. well, you know.
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    07-16-2018, 05:15 AM
    Interesting concept. I felt sorry for that one elderly gentleman in the suit. Couldn't make out a thing that he was saying. He exhibited...
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    07-16-2018, 02:58 AM
    Ron77 started a thread 1964 Coupe At Goodwood in Racing
    This 1964 Shelby American Cobra Daytona showed off its American brunt up the hill at Festival of Speed. ...
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    07-16-2018, 02:28 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread Guolaing Tunnel in General Discussion
    I wouldn't mind the tunnels but those open places are a little narrow in places. They had that road on a TV Engineering special a few weeks ago and...
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    07-16-2018, 02:25 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    We should get a small break in the heat here later this week. This morning there is quite a bit of smoke in the air out here near the lake as it...
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    07-16-2018, 02:23 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread Too Easy in General Discussion
    Marty, It won't be to much longer until the Cobra comes home and I agree with you that driving the newer cars just doesn't have the same...
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    07-16-2018, 02:20 AM
    Not bad. I wonder what the cost will be to get one of them. Ron
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    07-16-2018, 02:18 AM
    Ron77 replied to a thread Oil recommendations in Cobra Talk
    George, I am sorry to hear about your dog.I have to take one of my Poms to the vet Thursday as she is getting old and not doing well. As for the...
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    07-15-2018, 11:38 PM
    From concept to reality in little more than a year, Nissan and Italdesign have created a new prototype vehicle - Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign - in...
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    07-15-2018, 11:27 PM
    GianM replied to a thread Too Easy in General Discussion
    Sorry to hear about your mishap Marty and glad you're OK. Let your experience be a reminder to all of us that we should always be respectful of...
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    07-15-2018, 01:27 PM
    This would make for an interesting road rally course. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dl5BtiYVr24
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    07-15-2018, 10:38 AM
    DanEC replied to a thread It's Hot in General Discussion
    It's not that hot here but 96 - 98 with 50% humidity is a bitch to try and work in outside. After a couple of hours in the yard I'm so drenched with...
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    07-15-2018, 04:41 AM
    DanEC replied to a thread Oil recommendations in Cobra Talk
    Rotella is another good option as long as you verify it's still available with the high-zinc formulation and the 15W-40 weight is what you want. A...
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