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RECYCLED MEASURING TOOL

To install valve guides on my heads, I just make custom fit measuring tools out of the 6" steel rules I get at the trade shows. I cut them to fit in the lifter bores of the…

Matt Peebles Matts Machine Shop Melbourne, FL

FILL IT TO THE TOP

If you have a piston with a dome volume, you're unsure of, here's an easy way to check. Wrap a single layer of thick packing tape around the head land, taller than the dome. It…

Ron Flood Cedar Machine North Branch, MN

INSTALLATION TOOL TOOL

When installing a reluctor wheel on an LS crankshaft, using the brand name alignment tool, use a piece of 4.5" pipe, notched and with a bar welded on the back to take the hammer blows. I can…

Joe Jill Superior Automotive Engineering Placentia, CA

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