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Might As Well…

I never really intended to do full rebuild on the Vette’s LT-1 powerplant, honest dear! But numerous factors contributed to my current stage 4 “might as well” condition. I was intending only to replace pistons, rings and bearings and possibly … Continue reading

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To Be a Rocker Arm and Yet to Roll

My first engine rebuild was accomplished on a shoestring budget. As my income has grown just slightly since 1989, I thought it would be a good time to do things the way I wanted to back in the day.

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GMPT-BC-15-242

One of the items on my resto-mod todo list has been determine what cam lives in the original engine. My intention was to use a degree wheel and dial indicator to determine this “forensically”. But instead I said f-it and … Continue reading

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Installing Oracle javaws Alongside OpenJRE / OpenJDK

I was recently tasked with configuring a Dell Equallogic SAN (PS6100) for the datacenter I manage. This is a device that utilizes a java web application for management. Unfortunately it’s one that refuses to function under the OpenJRE / IcedTea … Continue reading

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