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Reply by Riley

Okay, thanks. I'm having my dash recovered (it had two big cracks through it) and really like the look of that GT 5 dash, really makes a...
Riley

Reply by otis

I believe some of the earlier Euro GTS'S had a mouse hair dash, not sure in the stitching of it. 80's panteras are stitched like the 5S...

Reply by leea

Oh, a long asked question solved...Of course, the wing latches are from the Lancia Appia series 1 why didn't I think of it before... The...

Reply by joules

Yes, Ferrous dust in the paint provides magnetic pull of about 0.25 lb on painted surfaces using 3 coats, compared to magnetic pull of...
joules

Reply by racecarmike

My guess is that paint with ferrous material mixed in and painted onto aluminum heads will be only mildly magnetic and be easily...
racecarmike

Reply by jimmym

David, yes that’s my friend Wally. He lives pretty close to me. By posting that picture of the master cylinder, I figured you might...

Reply by davidnunn

Jimmy, Wally Baldyga? It looks like you have an OEM master, which I believe has a slightly smaller bore than 1" but should be perfect...
davidnunn

Reply by thrillrider

On recommendations found in this chat site I purchased 2 cases of VR 1 10W30 The engine is street 500 HP EFI 383 Stroker 2V Edelbrock...
thrillrider

Reply by panterapatt

I use the Valvoline 20W50 vr1 on a stock motor in a warm climate. Never a problema.

Reply by jimmym

David, the master cylinder was installed in the early 90s that I bought from my friend who owned Wally’s Auto who used to restore...

Reply by TimL

What would this be worth as it sits? I emailed the owner to see if there is any major problems

Reply by jimmym

I think what Ken posted is correct, if I remember correctly. The sizes weren’t on my invoice. I think they are about the same as what...

Reply by davidnunn

Jimmy, What master cylinder did you choose to work with the Porsche calipers? Do you know what sizes the bores (F&R) are? Are you...
davidnunn

Reply by kenn

My recollection is that the SACO hats have the same specs as the Wilwood "Pantera" hats. We ordered Coleman rotors, I have the details.

Reply by davidnunn

Jimmy, What sizes of rotors are you using? Are the rotor hats the standard Wilwood Pantera hats? Thanks.
davidnunn

Reply by brother-bee

Thanks for your help. Your information is extremely helpful. Ed died in July and I’m trying to get the components together for other...

Reply by jimmym

Just in case if some of you were wondering about the cost of this set up, it was very reasonable. I purchased my calipers from European...

Reply by jffr

If you are using a flat tappet camshaft, then it is a good idea to use an oil with a high zinc content. The 20w-50w oil is a bit thick...

Reply by brother-bee

Thanks for the education. Ken straightened me out yesterday. Haven’t worked on the systems in years. Another autism moment

Reply by kenn

These are photos of a 996TT rear caliper mounted to an upright using the SACO bracket

Reply by brother-bee

Where did you get the bracket for the rear caliper? The original brackets from SACO (designed for Brembo calipers) position the calipers...

Reply by jimmym

Ike, I don’t have a picture of the rear caliper bracket. I do have one for the Ipsco emergency brake though.

Reply by lousbby

My engine is basically stock and recently rebuilt with a stock oil pump. The first few oil changes I used VR1 10w30 because of the zinc...
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