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by JCB
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Pietenpol Builders Forum
Topic: Ford GAV
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: Ford GAV

Oscar, My test stands are raised up about 6" to let my engine hoist slide under the test stand. The test stands allow 2 ways to mount the engine. Today a Model A Bell Housing is used to mount one end of the block and 2 supports mount the cam gear end of the block. The test stand also allows the engi...
by JCB
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Pietenpol Builders Forum
Topic: Ford GAV
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: Ford GAV

I have also wondered about this. In a model A car I noticed that using a Grose Jet substantially improved the carb. With a Grose Jet, I have observed that the gas adjustment valve can usually be set once and ignored. I am still building my Piet. I have a model A engine and a model B engine on test s...
by JCB
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: PolyFiber Pietenpol Covering Kit For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 878

PolyFiber Pietenpol Covering Kit For Sale

I bought an uncompleted Pietenpol project and received these Poly Fiber covering materials in unopened packaging. 6' wide roll of fabric, 6 Gallons 8500 Retarder, 7 Gallons PolyTone Finish (120 Datona White tinted to light tan), 8 Gallons PolySpray, 7 Gallons PolyBrush, 2 Quarts Fabric Cement, and P...
by JCB
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Pietenpol Builders Forum
Topic: Metal Fittings
Replies: 9
Views: 2167

Re: Metal Fittings

Pat,

I would also be interested in buying metal fittings for my Piet. I love the wood, I have started to CAD and bandsaw the metal. Not so much fun. At least I have a good welder nearby.

John
by JCB
Mon May 14, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: Pietenpol Builders Forum
Topic: Ken Perkins Piet
Replies: 17
Views: 3893

Re: Ken Perkins Piet

I bought my dual plug Lion aluminum head from Charlie Yapp...

http://www.secretsofspeed.com/lion-speed-head

Saves weight and adds ignition reliability.

John
by JCB
Sun Feb 26, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: PIetenpol Air Camper for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 17630

Re: PIetenpol Air Camper for sale

Hi,

I am interested.

Where is the airplane ? What is the price ? Is there s phone number I can call to learn more ?

John
john@jcblack.com