Supercharged 1965 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible - Pushing The Limits

They Said It Couldn't Be Done. Ken Adrianse Proved Them Wrong.

Ken Adrianse Feb 1, 2004 0 Comment(s)
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Two vent lines remained to be fabricated. The first involved slightly bending a piece of 1-inch (outside diameter) tubing to connect the air-meter adapter to the crankcase vent, which is next to the distributor at the rear of the block. The second item was a 1/4-inch line from the exhaust manifold that provides heated air to the automatic choke.

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Once all of the necessary brackets, braces, tubes, etc. were fabricated and the entire system assembled, Ken disassembled all of parts to send them to a plating shop. In the end, 50 pieces had been custom-made for this project, and Ken had scrapped 25 more pieces in the process of getting everything right!


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