[tcb] Re: (no subject)

  • From: Sammie Smith <slsmith@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: tcb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 08 Apr 2005 09:37:57 -0500

How about Lee Prayter in Tyler.  Sorry I don't have a phone #.  Also, Lyle 
Cherry in Ft. Worth.

At 04:36 PM 4/7/2005, you wrote:
>Thanks, Sammie.
>I called them and everyone else I could think of. No luck.
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>Try the Oakhill Automotive guys in Longview.  Phone # 903 297-3496.  e-mail
>oakhillauto@xxxxxxxxxx  Phone will be faster.  They have piles of engine
>stuff laying around.
>At 05:48 AM 4/7/2005, you wrote:
> >I used to have a "bastard" 40hp many years ago. I seem to think it had the
> >36hp style fan shroud, but I have been wrong before.
> >
> >
> >I am in DESPRATE need of an 88mm machine-in piston and jug for a type 1
> >motor. A good used one would by perfect if I can find one. I melted #3 on
> >the way back from St. Louis this week end. Then I need to find some .040
> >barrel shims to lower the compression ratio a little. I will call all the
> >local shops in the FW area today and keep my fingers crossed. 88's are not
> >real plentiful. If anybody has a lead on one, I would be grateful.
> >Otherwise, we aren't going to make the TX classic.
> >I sold my Ford, then rolled my Toyota on a patch of ice in Wyoming, then
> >melted a piston in the bus. It has not been a good month, and I'm running
> >out of cars to drive.

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