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Old 03-16-2013, 07:14 AM   #323
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Approximately 4-5 weeks left. Still some time to go.
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Old 03-18-2013, 11:32 AM   #324
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Where you are doing the 427 are they replacing the factory valves and push rods? The Vette guys are having issues with the hollow stems breaking. I'd hate to see all that work take dump on you due to a bad part.

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Old 03-18-2013, 12:03 PM   #325
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Where you are doing the 427 are they replacing the factory valves and push rods? The Vette guys are having issues with the hollow stems breaking. I'd hate to see all that work take dump on you due to a bad part.

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I know the push rods are being hardened. I do think the valves are being replaced, but on that one i'm not 100% going to double check. Thanks for the note.
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Old 03-23-2013, 06:15 AM   #326
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I was going to do the SJM Afterburner Tailights but have decided to go with Ofer's Gen5Diy Afterburners. They are similar in style.

Here are a couple pics from his site...



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Old 03-23-2013, 08:21 AM   #327
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Those taillights are pretty cool! Can't wait to see the finished product, should be one sweet ZL770.
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Old 03-23-2013, 08:29 AM   #328
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Old 03-23-2013, 05:27 PM   #329
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Those taillights are pretty cool! Can't wait to see the finished product, should be one sweet ZL770.

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Man! If I can only make mine 1/2 as good!!!This is pure art!
Guys, I really appreciate the kind words. I really look forward to seeing how it all comes together. Can the end of April come early please?
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Old 03-23-2013, 09:29 PM   #330
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Luke, I remember meeting you at the Fredricksburg meet. The car was amazing then, and now... sheesh!!!
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Old 03-24-2013, 06:52 PM   #331
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Luke, I remember meeting you at the Fredricksburg meet. The car was amazing then, and now... sheesh!!!

Yeah man, I remember you at the Fburg meet. Can't forget the kind Zaino goodies. Thanks for the compliment on the car. I'm hoping we do another big meetup again like last year. That was good times.
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Old 03-26-2013, 10:28 AM   #332
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Got the hardened rear diff back with a Posi mod, Detriot TruTrac Diff, GM 3.91 Gears, and the BMR bushings.



Also, looks like the crate arrived...

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Old 03-26-2013, 03:06 PM   #333
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Old 03-26-2013, 05:25 PM   #334
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Thanks Pierre!
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Old 03-27-2013, 09:42 PM   #335
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That Diff looks familiar Looks like we'll be doing plenty of spring & summer runs brotha
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Old 03-27-2013, 10:45 PM   #336
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Sure does look familiar, I suppose great rides think alike. ;-)

Spring/Summer runs, I can dig it.
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