FYI Patrick was using his fake accounts to bump up membership numbers to attract sponsors, especially in the early days (2002-3).
On other notes, my near completed CA mod, 454/538hp, will soon be on the auction block. Finish the headlights redo and off to Sammy Maloof's for the suspension touch ups and dyno. DC oldtimers can take first shot at a very reasonable price.. make an offer:
1966 Corvette 194376S112952 (Born February 4, 1966)
CA Resto Mod, 4 year effort near completed, ‘67 front end clip, fender flares, 6 tail lights
Fresh LS6 BBC 454 CID/538 RWH .030
Sealer Power Hypereutectic Pistons
Manley Forged Crank
Lunati H Beam Rods
GM HP Roller Cam 0.585"/0.585" Duration @ 0.050": 228°/230°
Speedmaster Stainless Steel Roller Rocker Arm Set
Canfield Aluminum 310 Heads
GM L88 low profile manifold
Lakewood 1500LKW Bell Housing
JEGS Oil Pan 50231, 6qts., (Mobil 1 10-40 & M1-302 HP Filter)
Holley 0-80870 870 CFM Street Avenger
Holley electric fuel pump & pressure regulator
MSD Ignition System
Hooker Competition Side Mount Headers (Chrome)
Hooker Headers Side Pipes (Chrome) w/muffler inserts. Side Pipes are fitted with F1 Ceramic Heat Shielding (ZeroFlex III) attached to the inside pipe wall, which eliminates the need for side covers, and no leg burns. (There’s a trick to getting the heat shield attached inside the pipe wall).
BeCool Radiator, Crossflow 2 Row, 1 in. Core w/electric fan
BeCool 71003 Coolant Overflow Can (Fail-Safe 160 deg. Thermostat)
MUNCIE M20 Wide Ratio, 2:52-1. 2nd Gen upgrades (less RPM drop between gears).
3:55 rear gears for street/highway cruising
VBP FRONT & REAR COMPOSITE MONOSPRING CONVERSIONS
WILWOOD CALIPERS D8-4/6, PADS, XP600 Plus Brake Fluid, S/S brake lines
Bilstein B6 Shocks
STREET: BFG Radial T/A’s, P255 60R 15, American Racing Mags (Daisy)
TRACK: NITTO Neo Gen 205 50R15/225 45ZR15 Competition, American Racing VN109 Thrust Original (new rims/tires, zero mileage)
New AL KNOCH INTERIOR: Door & Side Panels, Carpeting, Headliner, Trim.
Custom Leather Seats, black w/red inserts & red stitching
Heat Shield HP Armor insulation, firewall and Dynamat flooring.
NEW Dash Pad with cover.
My last, 14th. Vette redo. Saving my pure stock, pristine '84, 40k on the clock for good measure.
C'ya in the next life...