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by Rt.146
Tue Jan 26, 2021 7:11 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

Re: 390 Refresh

Thanks for the input on the DSO, RAVEN and paulr. Acronyms at times for myself are not that clear. The DSO on my car is 24, Jacksonville, FL.
by Rt.146
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

Re: 390 Refresh

RAVEN wrote: Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:30 pm Wishing to know your car MY and DSO to align pictures to car origin. You provided the car year as a 66 (MY), but not the DSO. Still interested.

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DSO, what? Days Sale Outstanding?, Dark Star Orchestra?, Dental Support Organiztion?, take your pick, I don't know..
by Rt.146
Sun Jan 24, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

Re: 390 Refresh

Coming along, reassembling.
by Rt.146
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:31 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 66 Fuse Panel Breakers and Buss Bars Q
Replies: 10
Views: 268

Re: 66 Fuse Panel Breakers and Buss Bars Q

Grainger does not have mini 15 amp stud circuit breakers, it seems no one has them except a mini stud 20 amp from Poney, any one know if they still make mini circuit breakers that will fit in the 66 fuse box? them
by Rt.146
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 66 Fuse Panel Breakers and Buss Bars Q
Replies: 10
Views: 268

Re: 66 Fuse Panel Breakers and Buss Bars Q

The 15 AMP circuit breaker from Thunderbird Hdq., will not fit in the fuse box, it is not a mini breaker. GRAINGER Industrial Supply may have the mini 15 AMP circuit for the brake lights, choice are few where to get them, I will try GRAINGER.
by Rt.146
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:38 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 66 Fuse Panel Breakers and Buss Bars Q
Replies: 10
Views: 268

Re: 66 Fuse Panel Breakers and Buss Bars Q

The 15 Amp and 20 Amp mini circuit breakers are difficult to find, T-Bird Hdq. has the 15 & 20 Amp, will they push into the fuse box? I will find out soon about TBird Hdq's breakers, they need to fit, reason being a bus bar runs between the two(three with A/C) inside the fuse box, if not a fabri...
by Rt.146
Fri Jan 08, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

Re: 390 Refresh

Raven, my Car is a 66, manufactured, Jan. 1966 (55 years old this month), I ended up ordering a Fel-Pro 1020, I believe the 1020 will encircle the bores without the gaps that the Fel-Pro 8554 has. That is the 8554 in the picture. OK, Raven answering a question with a question, what is this you ask? ...
by Rt.146
Thu Jan 07, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

Re: 390 Refresh

The picture is a head gasket for the 352, 390 and 428, does anyone know of a better head gasket without the gaps in the picture?
by Rt.146
Sun Jan 03, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Modified/Custom Thunderbirds
Topic: Replacing MC on a 66 with a dual bowl
Replies: 50
Views: 6305

Re: Replacing MC on a 66 with a dual bowl

I was able to get a neat fit in the single/dual conversion. Tight near the shock tower, avoid advice to alter shock tower. There are a couple of other fixes, that work as well, without damaging the tower.
by Rt.146
Mon Dec 28, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

390 Refresh

Putting in 1 49/64 brass core plugs, and the distributor plug. Assembly is begining.
by Rt.146
Thu Dec 24, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

390 Refresh

Used Duplicolor High Heat Ford Blue there version of Corporate blue, all engine and components done!
by Rt.146
Wed Dec 16, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 390 Refresh
Replies: 15
Views: 537

390 Refresh

Coming together.
by Rt.146
Wed Dec 09, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: Weather stripping and misc parts 66' Landau
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: Weather stripping and misc parts 66' Landau

Steele Rubber, made to order, no one size fits all.
by Rt.146
Wed Dec 02, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: 1966 Head Light Door Assembley (Covers for headlights)
Replies: 8
Views: 600

Re: 1966 Head Light Door Assembley (Covers for headlights)

Alan H. Tast wrote: Wed Dec 02, 2020 12:58 am One of the dangers of responding to a question while on vacation and on the road with no access to my library is that I can make a flub once in a while.


No problem Alan, thanks for your advice, it was well received..
by Rt.146
Wed Dec 02, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: 1964-1966 Thunderbirds
Topic: Refreshing the 390 FE
Replies: 31
Views: 2270

Re: Refreshing the 390 FE

Raven, thanks for that advice, I'll have the mechanic give it a go..