Posted: December 25, 2017 in Hot Rod, Roadsters, transportation, travel
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I’ve been forced to upgrade my WordPress account to accommodate more memory, so, as a Christmas present to myself, I splurged and added more memory, more features I don’t fully comprehend, so you, faithful reader, can suffer along with me and all the shenanigans here at Cool McCool’s Garage!

Here’s the latest video of the Roadster NOT shucking the fan belt at WOT (a study in frustration trying to determine the correct size belt, then the challenge of actually finding one in stock somewhere).  In addition, I ordered a pair of rear wheel cylinders, a new Stewart Warner mechanical temp gauge in the correct 2 5/8″ diameter to replace the one I tried to rebuild using a cheap gauge as donor, and a speedometer cable.  I ordered them at 4 pm on the 22nd, they were delivered at 2 pm the 23rd!  That’s excellent service, and the cylinders are Raybestos, made in USA, at the astoundingly low price of $5.97 each!  Free shipping too, props to Summit Racing!

We’re relaxing in front of the tree, our presents to each other are opened, we basking in the glow of the fire (and a couple of Mimosas), so  to all our friends, Happy Holidays, and thanks for reading and following along!  Stay tuned for lots more fun this next year, and look for new stuff here with all the widgets, features and improvements at the site!

  1. Matt Ehrhardt says:

    Tic Toc goes the Autorama clock!

    Merry Christmas Brian. Can’t wait to see it at COBO, Although I think it deserves top floor, the basement is where the party’s at!

  2. Keith says:

    Wishing you and yours a Merry Christmas and Happy new Year!

  3. Carol says:

    Brian is there a search feature on this blog that I’m missing? I wanted to find the details of your fantastic fan installation.

    • flynbrian48 says:

      Carol, I don’t really understand all I know about my WordPress blog! I think you can search via the tags, for example google search “Cool McCool’s Garage + Spartan trailer +vintage trailer” might work. I don’t believe WP has a search function for this page however.

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