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Rolls-Royce V-12 Merlin in 1955 Chevy

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by fletch aka, Jun 30, 2009.

  1. Jun 30, 2009 at 6:17 PM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka [OP] www.BeLikeBrit.org

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  2. Jun 30, 2009 at 6:25 PM
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    Untamed_SS

    Untamed_SS Stayed Up Too Late

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    That's just insane :eek:
     
  3. Jul 7, 2009 at 10:37 AM
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    sooner07

    sooner07 1/2 man 1/2 amazing

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    Always working on the stereo, painted the front skid plate black to match the truck, debadged , toy tech ultimate lift kit, light racing UCAs, ARB bumper Looking into a supercharger and new exhaust.
    holy crap! beautiful, I want one.
     
  4. Jul 7, 2009 at 10:41 AM
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    petersharp

    petersharp Well-Known Member

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    Do you need to ask?! It's up there ^
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    At 27 liters, I would hope it does sound good.
     
  5. Jul 7, 2009 at 10:43 AM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    that pure pussy, right there.

    damn thats hot.
     
  6. Jul 7, 2009 at 10:57 AM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    That's insane.



    They should've taken it up to full speed. :eek:
     
  7. Jul 7, 2009 at 11:00 AM
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    BSPDX

    BSPDX Well-Known Member

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    Nice:thumbsup:
     
  8. Jul 7, 2009 at 11:02 AM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    damn id love to see that on a test at bonneville
     
  9. Jul 7, 2009 at 11:05 AM
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    Colton

    Colton Reagan/Bush '84

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    :eek:

    That is a BEAST! I agree beastlytaco, take it to it's limits. :D
     
  10. Jul 7, 2009 at 11:10 AM
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    Rangerpeterson

    Rangerpeterson Well-Known Member

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  11. Jul 7, 2009 at 11:30 AM
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    BeefTaco

    BeefTaco WESTern Alliance: NORCAL COAST

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    Very neat find [​IMG]
     
  12. Jul 7, 2009 at 3:38 PM
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    El Diablo

    El Diablo SMSgt / 2W091

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    Yes, the R/R Merlin powered the Spitfire, the P-51B onwards and some late model P-40s.
    I love the sound of the Merlin!
     

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