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Old 02-15-2012, 11:32 AM   #21
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Is that a ram air system of sorts?
The air cleaner base plate is why I ask.
That big hood scoop is killer.

Nevermind, it's been answered I think.
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Old 02-16-2012, 08:29 AM   #22
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Don't be surpised if you don't get an answer on a 3 year old thread.
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Old 02-16-2012, 01:34 PM   #23
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Is that a ram air system of sorts?
The air cleaner base plate is why I ask.
That big hood scoop is killer.

Nevermind, it's been answered I think.
I think it's for room so the air cleaner can clear the top of the scoop, lol!
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Old 02-16-2012, 04:44 PM   #24
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Did I see this car go across the block at Mecum last month in Fla?
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Old 02-17-2012, 10:31 AM   #25
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The air claener base was custom made to fit level with the hood. The air cleaner did seal up to the scoop for a ram air isolated fit. I think you could do the same thing by using a larger base with a smaller filter and having a rubber seal that fits on the outer part of the base.

I sold the car on ebay shortly after building. That owner sold it at Barrett Jackson in Florida. The new owner has taken it to Mecum 3 times without selling. It went to 120,000 in Dallas.

I am building another one but using TCI front end this time and Detroit speed rear suspension. Same engine but a beefed up 5 speed. Also using an under dash braking master cylinder to clean up engine compartment. Hopefully it will be done next year. These cars cost $$$$$$$. Unfortunately.
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Old 02-17-2012, 06:12 PM   #26
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True, but you do build awesome cars!
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Old 06-18-2012, 09:17 AM   #27
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hey guys... seeing the interest here.... I thought I'd share my BOSS 529 build. Here's the link to my build site. http://www.fordmuscle.com/category/f...tang-boss-429/

pls note I have 3 pages so far of build threads

Comments/feedback welcome.

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Old 06-21-2012, 03:39 AM   #28
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Another awesome build. You are right about that hood scoop being quite monstrous.
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