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Re: Freeze plug
bartamos #1353164 Fri Apr 03 2020 08:44 PM
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Originally Posted by bartamos
I have a favor to ask so that I don't go crazy. I am retired and come from the mechanical design world. Please don't refer to something round as being 2" wide. It is 2" in diameter. smile
At least he didn't specify the thickness as xx "guage". LOL


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First car '29 Ford Special Coupe
#2 - '29 Ford pickup restored from the ground up.
Newest Project - 51 Chevy 3100 work truck. Photos [flickr.com]
Busting rust since the mid-60's
Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353165 Fri Apr 03 2020 08:44 PM
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It's just that this could slightly tilt the world and cause global freezing. Plus I'm always on the edge and this puts me over.


Watch out for careful drivers!!!
I'm away on an ego trip. Will be back on Feb 30.
I'm not an Auto Mechanic, but I play one on TV.
I charge $0.02 for every opinion and I take Paypal.
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Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353166 Fri Apr 03 2020 08:46 PM
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I'll try my goodest


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Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353167 Fri Apr 03 2020 08:48 PM
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Farfegnugen


Watch out for careful drivers!!!
I'm away on an ego trip. Will be back on Feb 30.
I'm not an Auto Mechanic, but I play one on TV.
I charge $0.02 for every opinion and I take Paypal.
Plan B is always better than plan A, by definition.


Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353190 Fri Apr 03 2020 11:24 PM
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2" wide is misleading, I agree with Bartamos.

Ed


'37 GMC T-18 w/ DD 4-53T, RTO-610, 6231 aux., '95 GMC running gear, full disc brakes, power steering, 22.5 wheels and tires.
'47 GMC 1 ton w/ 302, NP-540, 4wd, full width Blazer front axle.
'54 GMC 630 w/ 503 gasser, 5 speed, ex fire truck, shortened WB 4', install 8' bed.
'55 GMC 370 w/270, 420 4 speed, grain, dump bed truck from ND. Works OK.
Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353193 Fri Apr 03 2020 11:34 PM
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You know what. I gave him several pictures of the plugs. If he cant figure it out. Not my problem


1949 gmc 1-ton
Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353198 Sat Apr 04 2020 12:10 AM
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Johnny, we are joking.


Watch out for careful drivers!!!
I'm away on an ego trip. Will be back on Feb 30.
I'm not an Auto Mechanic, but I play one on TV.
I charge $0.02 for every opinion and I take Paypal.
Plan B is always better than plan A, by definition.


Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353199 Sat Apr 04 2020 12:18 AM
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Yup. I know. You're pulling my chain. 👍


1949 gmc 1-ton
Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353200 Sat Apr 04 2020 12:20 AM
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My wife works for a school. Been locked up here for 3 weeks with her. You see where this is headed?


1949 gmc 1-ton
Re: Freeze plug
47chevySC #1353205 Sat Apr 04 2020 12:29 AM
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Appropriate but probably not allowed here, but funny nonetheless.

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First car '29 Ford Special Coupe
#2 - '29 Ford pickup restored from the ground up.
Newest Project - 51 Chevy 3100 work truck. Photos [flickr.com]
Busting rust since the mid-60's
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