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    OT: Think this car is fast?

    This is on display at the California Auto Museum.



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    New a freind years ago

    who had a Pantera. Wicked fast even without nitrous.Fritracer
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    X GF father had plenty of them

    cool rides. best part of that relationship was her Dad was a huge car collector. loved shelby gt's, panteras etc etc. got to drive em all. :)



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    A 351 Cleveland is pretty quick even without (m)

    nitrous as fritracer said. I question his logic of mounting those two nitrous tanks back there with the engine and exhaust, too hot. The bottle pressure could rise to disastrous levels.

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    Re: A 351 Cleveland is pretty quick even without (m)

    When I saw that car, I immediately thought of you! Did you notice the fire extinguisher? If it was on fire, I'd hate to have my hands in there trying to remove the extinguisher!

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    Yes, I did see that and thought the same thing (m)

    Maybe he can drive over to get his tanks filled, I'm all setup now to do it.


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    Maybe he'd let you take it for a spin! ;-)

    I wonder if it's even driven! Some of the cars in the museum are never driven.

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    WOW u sick %^$*& I love ur style

    I wish i had the money to do everything the right way like u!

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    LOL, got the pump on ebay for 20% of actual cost






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    sorry, hit the enter key by accident. Now, where was I? Oh yeah, Jim, is there anything else in your little chest of goodies you would like to show us? You seem to have a little bit of everything in there! Or maybe you are a closet dentist and that is your painkiller!!!Fritracer
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    Jim, are you spraying Acetylene now?


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    Vin, whatever it takes 2keep a few car lengths (m)

    ahead of your Dinan supercharger! Not really, that's just the original tank distributer, you didn't see all of what was around the neck, "Maine Oxygen and Acetylene Supply Company." Don't know how it ended up done here in MA. I got it from a Plymouth welding supply house.

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