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by toytron
Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 1964 Monza coupe
Replies: 1
Views: 369

Re: 1964 Monza coupe

Nice


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by toytron
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Fast EFI Corvair?
Replies: 16
Views: 2489

Re: Fast EFI Corvair?

I see you got one of them there fancy fans!

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: DIY - Explanations and Demonstrations
Topic: Electric fuel pump
Replies: 26
Views: 2631

Re: Electric fuel pump

Dave you are just a natural born rebel!

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Sun Dec 15, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: DIY - Explanations and Demonstrations
Topic: Electric fuel pump
Replies: 26
Views: 2631

Re: Electric fuel pump

Man Brad! I haven't posted here in months and what is this but someone is calling you opinionated and argumentative! The Brad I remember has been illuminated and helpful......Lol

Brad you keep going and I (and I am sure many many more) DO appreciate your input.

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Corvair Society of America discussion
Topic: Corvair Museum is Moving! (November 2019 Update)
Replies: 5
Views: 688

Re: Corvair Museum is Moving! (November 2019 Update)

Is this going to incorporate the other Chevys that were there our just corvairs?

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Corvairs Abroad
Replies: 4
Views: 3380

Re: Corvairs Abroad

azdave wrote:
66vairguy wrote:
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:15 am
The desirable LM front clear turn signal lenses were made for the Corvairs sold in Europe.
Still desirable but no longer hard to find. You just got to know a guy... ::-):
So are you still making them?

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:39 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 2bbl center mount linkage
Replies: 6
Views: 2642

Re: 2bbl center mount linkage

I would recommend you contact Roger Parent and see if he already has one made for this application. His work and products are first class. It will save you alot of time trying to fab up your own. rlparent@cox.net Hey I appreciate the info. I am aware of the fine work Roger does but it is not about ...
by toytron
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:34 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 2bbl center mount linkage
Replies: 6
Views: 2642

Re: 2bbl center mount linkage

Although I've not actually seen this in person, I've seen pictues and read where a linkage was fabricated using a bicycle cable to open and close the throttle. Those setups looked pretty trick. I'm guessing any bike shop should be able to fab up a cable/end links. Yes I have read an article where t...
by toytron
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 2bbl center mount linkage
Replies: 6
Views: 2642

Re: 2bbl center mount linkage

I would recommend you contact Roger Parent and see if he already has one made for this application. His work and products are first class. It will save you alot of time trying to fab up your own. rlparent@cox.net Hey I appreciate the info. I am aware of the fine work Roger does but it is not about ...
by toytron
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 2bbl center mount linkage
Replies: 6
Views: 2642

2bbl center mount linkage

Hey all,

Could I get those who might have pictures and/or diagrams of linkages you or others might have used on their corvair with a 2 barrel center mount carb setup to post them for me?

Thank you.

Ed Stevenson


by toytron
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Turbo timing questions...
Replies: 16
Views: 2624

Re: Turbo timing questions...

Ouch

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Turbo timing questions...
Replies: 16
Views: 2624

Re: Turbo timing questions...

Nick- Are you still rebuilding turbos for others? I'm interested - My PM disabled?? another way to contact you? I like your tutorials, but with 2 babies in the house, i get no time with my car- outsourcing work that i can? Sorry -OT I am afraid Nick has rebuilt his last corvair turbo. He will be re...
by toytron
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: TIIIORD?
Replies: 5
Views: 1090

Re: TIIIORD?

toytron wrote:I thought all the corvair engines started with TO and then some numbers. What gives?

Ed Stevenson
I didn't realize that the picture didn't post the first time.
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Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: TIIIORD?
Replies: 5
Views: 1090

Re: TIIIORD?

So those Capitol letter I'm are suppose to represent a number 1. That was interesting 64. I currently work for Arconic in Iowa. We use to be Alcoa but they split and now Alcoa is mainly focused on raw materials and we do aerospace and automotive at our location. We currently have the largest stretch...
by toytron
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: TIIIORD?
Replies: 5
Views: 1090

TIIIORD?

I thought all the corvair engines started with TO and then some numbers. What gives?

Ed Stevenson

by toytron
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Weird turn signal issue
Replies: 9
Views: 729

Re: Weird turn signal issue

What? You changed ALL bulbs to 1157 ? 1157 is the dual element bulb for the sockets that have two contacts in the bottom. The 1156 is a single element bulb for the sockets with the single contact in the bottom. The following pictures are not exact representations of the corvair socket just to show t...

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