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Flinstone Maxidyne & 5 speed box 23 Sep 2020 12:07 #214913

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Rescued from scrapyard 9 months ago just waiting for warm weather to sandblast and paint tray
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Flinstone Maxidyne & 5 speed box 23 Sep 2020 12:52 #214915

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Cliffo
gudday m8

nice find
with the 5 speed mack box
twaz a big step BTeen the cogs with rev drop
as they say ...pull lever in to neutral ... roll a cigarete n then grab the nex gear
LOL
the early V: had a clutch brake to kill the revs Between them cogs
but many broke the clutch brake doodadd by floor n the clutch @ the rong time
If U got engine brake U can use th@ to kill revs to grab them thar cogz
cya
OF ALL THE THINGS EYE MISS ................. EYE MISS MY MIND THE MOST

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Flinstone Maxidyne & 5 speed box 23 Sep 2020 19:26 #214930

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Dunno Swishman, as a rule I only use 5 gears out of the 12 behind a Thermodyne
Maybe 6 with 2 trailers and getting the tons up there, but whatta do I know :woohoo: :woohoo: :woohoo:

Looks neat enough in the photo Cliffo

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Flinstone Maxidyne & 5 speed box 24 Sep 2020 08:46 #214947

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That's cos you've got the Big Block in her Pauly, the Coolpower mate yeah?
Looks bloody great Cliffo, keep sthe pics coming.

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Flinstone Maxidyne & 5 speed box 24 Sep 2020 11:30 #214953

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Note what you say Swishy is correct but they had the torque to pull away at 1200 RPM in the next gear

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Flinstone Maxidyne & 5 speed box 24 Sep 2020 22:57 #214966

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That Flintstone looks great Cliffo, and a hell of a step up from the perforated cab I saw at David's before he rebuilt it.

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