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Wulfgar
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posted 11-11-2002 08:41 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Wulfgar   Click Here to Email Wulfgar     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Can you use these clips to prevent such a mess from being made on roller rockers?

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Moneymaker
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posted 11-11-2002 10:17 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Moneymaker   Click Here to Email Moneymaker     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
No, there is nothing for them to clip onto.
As an alternative, you can use an oil pump primer and a drill to preload the lifters. You can then set the lash like a solid cam in the firing order.

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Wulfgar
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posted 11-11-2002 11:34 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Wulfgar   Click Here to Email Wulfgar     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Moneymaker:
No, there is nothing for them to clip onto.
As an alternative, you can use an oil pump primer and a drill to preload the lifters. You can then set the lash like a solid cam in the firing order.


oooooh.. I like I like! thanks alex

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Moneymaker
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posted 11-11-2002 11:47 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Moneymaker   Click Here to Email Moneymaker     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote

See every once and a while I have a good idea.

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Alex Denysenko
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NHRA/IHRA/SRA member and licensed Superstock driver
MCA member# 53321
NHRA and IHRA SS/LA National Record Holder '00, '01, & '02
Fleet of FoMoCo products including 88 ASC McLaren Mustang #28
Professional Manwhore
The Barry of BarrysGrrl

Quote #1: "I never met a magazine mechanic I liked."
Quote #2: "Make sure brain is in gear before engaging mouth!"
Quote #3: "If you can't run with the big dogs, stay on the porch!"

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jsracingbbf
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posted 11-12-2002 11:07 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for jsracingbbf   Click Here to Email jsracingbbf     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Alex! Even a blind Hog can find an Acorn every now in then!
What would we do without your experience.... THROW A PARTY ! NAWWW
Just kiddin my friend u know we all wuvs & needs ya! Ok the love thing was a bit much. We'll leave that to Miss Beth


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