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Offline John Washburn CLC 1067

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'59 Cadillac Engine Reassembly
« on: January 03, 2018, 05:19:33 PM »
Folks,

Spent a lot of 2017 rebuilding the total drive train in this '59. The pictures show the progress on the reassembly of the engine, as of today.

The Johnny
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Offline Ralph Messina CLC 4937

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Re: '59 Cadillac Engine Reassembly
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2018, 07:12:28 PM »
John,

Nicely done! All your hard work shows well.

Ralph
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Offline Cape Cod Fleetwood

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Re: '59 Cadillac Engine Reassembly
« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2018, 12:40:22 AM »
Jeeez, what a lot of work. The result will be 'art'.
There are 2 kinds of cars in the world, Cadillac and everything else....

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Offline Jeff Wilk

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Re: '59 Cadillac Engine Reassembly
« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2018, 06:03:04 AM »
Awesome John!!! The long hours and bloody knuckles will long be forgotten once running and the first time you open the hood for all to see.....NICE JOB!!!

J Wilk
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Offline 59-in-pieces

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Re: '59 Cadillac Engine Reassembly
« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2018, 12:38:04 PM »
The Johnny,
Very sanitary.
Take an ATA-BOY out of the drawer, U earned it.
Have fun,
Steve B.
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