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by nikrok
Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Packard Modifications
Topic: Front Clip Transplant
Replies: 2
Views: 1653

Re: Front Clip Transplant

I'm done being a purist w/ plain vanilla cars. The parts costs via the long term scalpers do not warrant purist affectation. I have had "pure '40 1805/4+ 2301s. Stick a fork in me. I worked on them and drive them. They are not "entertainment/status" baubles.
by nikrok
Tue Dec 26, 2017 12:44 pm
Forum: Packard Modifications
Topic: Front Clip Transplant
Replies: 2
Views: 1653

Front Clip Transplant

Comments please on grafting a modern running gear/powerplant to a 1950 Model 2301. Specifically: minimal frame attachment issues; comparable ft track; any quirky obstacles; preferably carburetor, AT/PB/AC/PS, 6 or 8 cyl. This will be a simple driver. All pro-con welcomed.
by nikrok
Fri May 20, 2016 6:30 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: 48 Packard Victoria Convertible
Replies: 0
Views: 576

48 Packard Victoria Convertible

Anyone found a non-Packard fuel tank that is a near fit for a salvage one? Txt 502-974-7156. Thanks.
by nikrok
Fri May 20, 2016 6:24 am
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: 48 Packard Victoria Convertible ft susp swap
Replies: 0
Views: 482

48 Packard Victoria Convertible ft susp swap

Purists, read no further! Anyone out there successfully (and simply) swapped out the front susp for one w/PS-PB? Alternatively, frame-body changeover? Thanks. Txt: 502-974-7156.
by nikrok
Fri May 20, 2016 6:14 am
Forum: Wanted & For Sale
Topic: 48 Packard Victoria Convertible
Replies: 0
Views: 694

48 Packard Victoria Convertible

Solid, straight, no bondo.Titled, licensed, I-state driven. 305 sbc/turbo AT. Have donor w/free 327/OD avail. 502-459-1864 "till midnight. 13K neg. Trade?
by nikrok
Wed Jul 01, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: Packard Club Sponsor
Replies: 2
Views: 856

Packard Club Sponsor

I will spare you the tit for tat, however, suffice it to say if you are expecting timely processing of an order and any sort of tracking notice (short of a tele inquiry thru the "choices maze") cancel the order or just suffer.The "well, we publish 7-10 working days" pap is BS. They are obviously not...
by nikrok
Sat Mar 14, 2015 7:25 pm
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: Intake Manifold Measurements
Replies: 1
Views: 575

Intake Manifold Measurements

Would someone provide me the center-to-center measurements for all of the intake openings of the 327cu engine? Thanks.