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by afwrench
Sun May 07, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Radcliffe event
Replies: 2
Views: 1260

Radcliffe event

Many thanks to Tom and Richard for all the hard work in pulling off the 10th one of these great events. Not the best weather but still a good showing and a fun day with cool cars and great friends.Thanks again from me and my family. Mike
by afwrench
Sun Dec 11, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Plastic Repairs
Replies: 11
Views: 2673

Re: Plastic Repairs

Hi John, no part number but what I got from them is Black Casting Resin part A and part B.Hope this helps. They were very helpfull on the phone. Good luck,Mike
by afwrench
Thu Dec 08, 2016 8:42 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Plastic Repairs
Replies: 11
Views: 2673

Re: Plastic Repairs

Hi John, I will check tonight and get specific info for you. All the best,Mike
by afwrench
Wed Dec 07, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Plastic Repairs
Replies: 11
Views: 2673

Re: Plastic Repairs

Hi John, try aeromarineproducts.com .A small mix and you should be able to fill voids with ease. Mike
by afwrench
Tue Dec 06, 2016 11:36 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Plastic Repairs
Replies: 11
Views: 2673

Re: Plastic Repairs

Hi John,I have repaired and remade a number of parts with cold cure resin.I made new knobs for my C4 that are a perfect match.Various colors are available and you should be able to add to and then contour and polish to a high sheen.I think that the products I have used are from Aero Marine . They ha...
by afwrench
Wed Sep 14, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Bumper insulators
Replies: 19
Views: 6657

Re: Bumper insulators

Hi Rob, as of yesterday there was a C4 for sale on ebay in Marrone. Lots of very good pictures. Good luck, Mike
by afwrench
Tue Aug 30, 2016 7:59 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Bumper insulators
Replies: 19
Views: 6657

Re: Bumper insulators

Hi Rob ,if you go to 365gtc4.com and click on Details you will see a number of cars in Marrone along with lots of other non Red colors. Good luck,Mike
by afwrench
Sat Mar 19, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Sealing the Tach Drive
Replies: 7
Views: 2539

Re: Sealing the Tach Drive

Hi Cory, you might try a local tractor place like a John Deere dealer. Lots of hydraulic stuff on those. Good luck , Mike
by afwrench
Wed Jan 06, 2016 2:23 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: 250 GTE 'Rumble' in drivetrain
Replies: 12
Views: 2717

Re: 250 GTE 'Rumble' in drivetrain

Hi Mike,I am not familiar with the driveshaft setup ie slip joint or not but is it possible that the u joints are out of phase. Mike
by afwrench
Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:21 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Oil Pressure
Replies: 7
Views: 1844

Re: Oil Pressure

Hi Ed, I would check it with a remote mechanical gauge and see if it behaves the same as the "in car" gauge and sender. Mike
by afwrench
Fri Oct 30, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Bleeding the brakes on a Daytona
Replies: 15
Views: 3248

Re: Bleeding the brakes on a Daytona

Hi Steve, might want to try the Phoenix system reverse pressure bleeding system.If you see bubbles or fluid movement at the MC you know you have clear line.Good luck, Mike
by afwrench
Sat Oct 03, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Oil leak at GTC axle
Replies: 28
Views: 5744

Re: Oil leak at GTC axle

Hi Tom, I would use a brass drift and "gently" strike the plate between and just internal to the studs all around.This might deflect the plate just enough so that spring back may pop it up enough to get a grip on it.Standard procedure on large truck axles bolted externally to rear wheels. Good luck....
by afwrench
Tue Sep 01, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Tom Terrific
Replies: 6
Views: 1897

Re: Tom Terrific

Congrats on the recognition your car received Michael.Talking with Tom on Sunday we both agreed that the people we have met over the years has made the car hobby that much better. All the best, Mike
by afwrench
Thu Aug 27, 2015 12:11 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Dirty cars
Replies: 5
Views: 1861

Dirty cars

Thanks Tom for bringing up a subject that is a sore spot for me.We do see more of the dirty car deals these days and to my mind it is nonsense.I am a nobody in the Classic/Ferrari car world so coming from me this sentiment is low value but from you a real player,with "cred" in the game, it means som...
by afwrench
Sun Jun 14, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: 250GT Distributor Caps
Replies: 56
Views: 13214

Re: 250GT Distributor Caps

Hi John, since Tom Y mentioned it I think that he means that an idealized situation would have the centerline of the rotor electrode dead center on the terminal of the cap at the spark event. I ask Tom to scold me if I have not added any clarity.As far as dwell goes ,that is the # of degrees of shaf...