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We're just a bunch of guys restoring and repairing real cars for our enjoyment and, hopefully, for the education and enjoyment of our listeners.... because educating us, well that's impossible. Join Steve (Woodchuck), Brad (Hollywood), Colt (Train), and Nick (Lefty) for amateur hour working on cars.

We're just a bunch of guys restoring and repairing real cars for our enjoyment and, hopefully, for the education and enjoyment of our listeners.... because educating us, well that's impossible. Join Steve (Woodchuck), Brad (Hollywood), Colt (Train), and Nick (Lefty) for amateur hour working on cars.

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Podcasts

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We're just a bunch of guys restoring and repairing real cars for our enjoyment and, hopefully, for the education and enjoyment of our listeners.... because educating us, well that's impossible. Join Steve (Woodchuck), Brad (Hollywood), Colt (Train), and Nick (Lefty) for amateur hour working on cars.

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English


Episodes

0204 - Reviewing Tips on Building Cars

11/18/2020
Episode 0204 - Reviewing Tips on Building Cars Today we're talking about tips from A squad. Join us as we review and comment on articles from the ring brothers and Aaron Kaufman from articles on Driveline.com. Show Notes: Driveline.com articles Ring Brothers - Car building Tips: https://www.drivingline.com/articles/master-class-5-car-building-tips-from-the-ringbrothers/ Aaron Kaufman - Built or Bought...

Duration:00:54:24

[BONUS] Bonus Episode 6 - Veterans Day Cars

11/11/2020
Bonus Episode 6 - Veterans Day Cars Bonus episode for Veterans Day...So military and cars. What else do you need? Show Notes: DUKW: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DUKW Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com And if you really want to help us out, share with and subscribe a friend to our podcast.

Duration:00:13:37

0203 - B Squad Shop Moves

11/6/2020
Episode 0203 - B Squad Shop Moves This episode is all about the B Squad moments that happened while building woodchuck's shop. No Show Notes This week Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com If you want some B Squad Orange cones send an e-mail to cones@bsquadhotrod.com And if you really want to help us out, share with and subscribe a friend to our podcast.

Duration:00:59:08

0202 - Engine Building on a SBC

10/29/2020
Episode 0202 - Engine Building on a SBC Engine building today! Train discussed the process for putting his Chevy Small Block together after getting it back from the machine shop and gathering all the parts. Show Notes: Assembly lube: https://www.amsoil.com/p/engine-assembly-lube-ealtb/?code=EALTB-EA&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIoez16o3C7AIVi8DACh04NwLeEAQYAiABEgIPwvD_BwE Plastigague: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plastigauge Piston and Oil Rings explained by...

Duration:00:37:43

0201 - Are Brake Upgrades Needed

10/21/2020
Episode 0201 - Are Brake Upgrades Needed The return of Hollywood has us talking about brake upgrades and if they are needed. Also some B Squad moves that will have you laughing and rolling your eyes. Show Notes: No Show notes this week Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com If you want some B Squad Orange cones send an e-mail to cones@bsquadhotrod.com And if you really want...

Duration:00:50:20

0200 - Project Storage and Torquing Bolts

10/12/2020
Episode 0200 - Project Storage and Torquing Bolts Episode 200! B Squad tackles Torque to yield bolts, storage of a project at a family member's house and more. Show Notes Torque to yield bolts https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torque-to-yield_fastener Wet Torque vs Dry Torque from Engineering Toolbox: https://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/torque-lubrication-effects-d_1693.html Project...

Duration:00:50:18

0199 - Adjusting Projects to a Budget

9/30/2020
Episode 0199 - Adjusting Projects to a Budget Talking about making the project fit your budget, even when your eyes are bigger than your wallet. Show Notes: Wish app https://www.wish.com/mobile-apps How to install a garage door https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Els7CyPe2AE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSyUB3SLi5M Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com If you want some B...

Duration:00:49:08

0198 - Moving Your Projects to a New Shop

9/22/2020
Episode 0198 - Moving Your Projects to a New Shop Learning from past failures how to move projects, tools and other things to a new shop. Show Notes: Heavy duty shelves https://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/product_200700934_200700934 Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com If you want some B Squad Orange cones send an e-mail to cones@bsquadhotrod.com And if you really want...

Duration:00:47:11

0197 - Engine Tool Triage

9/14/2020
Episode 197 - Engine Tool Triage When you need all the specialty tools and your budget disagrees. Show Notes: Cam wheel kit from Jegs: https://www.jegs.com/i/Comp+Cams/249/4796/10002/-1?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI0rfcnMzn6wIVD9vACh3U4A29EAQYByABEgL8AfD_BwE Arbor...

Duration:00:44:51

0196 - When Things Go Sideways

9/5/2020
Episode 0196 - When Things Go Sideways Ever had a project that went sideways on you? Something go wrong and it takes all weekend to get back to where you started? Welcome to B Squad! Us too. Show Notes: If you would like some B Squad Orange Cones write to cones@bsquadhotrod.com and we will send a payment request through paypal. $10 for the first one and 6 for everyone after that. John will also be joining us as the Creative Director to help us stay on topic and help provide more great...

Duration:00:53:42

0195 - From Nothing to Ultimate Car Guy

8/27/2020
Episode 0195 - From Nothing to Ultimate Car Guy Talking about having one of everything you need in the shop or garage. From tools to parts to hardware. Also an extra episode of B Squad is always a good idea. Show Notes: Diesel mechanics needed tools https://www.freightlinernorthwest.com/diesel-mechanics-tools-list.pdf Tools First List of needed auto tools for cars https://toolsfirst.com/mechanics-tool-list/ Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please...

Duration:00:51:01

0194 - Making Parts Fit

8/21/2020
Episode 194 - Making Parts Fit Train has an unexpected but pleasant surprise on his transmission then we talk about how to or not to smash things with a hammer to make them fit. Show Notes: Hurst Shifter: https://www.summitracing.com/parts/huu-3915405?seid=srese1&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI0oG1ndqj6wIVEPDACh3H5g2IEAQYDiABEgLhSfD_BwE Tubing Straightener: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Sj-vDn_O0g B is for Build https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m9EugvXW09E -Doughnut media on...

Duration:00:55:36

0193 - Trial Run for a Project

8/13/2020
Episode 0193 - Trial Run for a Project Have you got your project car running and ready to take it out for the first time. Hollywood and Woodchuck throw around some ideas about that after the Humvee takes it's first trip. Show Notes: National Museum of Military Vehicles: https://nmmv.org/ Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com If you want some B Squad Orange cones send an e-mail...

Duration:00:55:50

0192 - First Car Project Tips

8/6/2020
Episode 0192 - First Car Project Tips Woodchuck and Lefty review an article from Drifted.com on 8 tips for building your first drift, or rather project, car. Show Notes: Drifted article https://www.drifted.com/dos-and-donts-when-building-your-first-drift-car-2019/ Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com If you want some B Squad Orange cones send an e-mail to cones "at" b squad...

Duration:00:48:57

0191 - Transmissions, High Voltage and a Coronanado

7/30/2020
Episode 0191 - Transmissions, High Voltage and a Coronanado We talk transmissions. We talk Engines. We even talk about high voltage and a Corona-nado. Show Notes: Camshaft chosen https://www.lunatipower.com/barebones-hydraulic-flat-tappet-cam-lifter-kit-chevrolet-small-block-280-290.html Non Destructive Testing -- NDT https://sciencing.com/magnaflux-test-5071013.html Milling Engine...

Duration:01:01:21

0190 - Battery or Air Tools

7/23/2020
Episode 0190 - Battery or Air Tools New shops, deciding on air tools or battery tools and the story of the stuck backhoe all come out in this episode. Bonus on Lefty's troubles finding quarters at the end. Show Notes: Milwaukee Impact Wrench - Battery https://www.milwaukeetool.com/Products/Power-Tools/Fastening/Impact-Wrenches/2767-22 Dewalt Impact Wrench -...

Duration:00:51:06

0189 - A Big Impulse Buying

7/16/2020
Episode 0189 - Impulse Buying Welcome to the Hollywood Train Wreck. These two gentlemen talk about impulse buying a Transmission, Tools and other car projects. Then of course make fun of Woodchuck for impulse buying the Humvee. Show Notes: Lincoln Zepher https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln-Zephyr Thanks for listening. For questions, comments or complaints please e-mail us at: Hosts@BsquadHotrod.com Or Visit us at www.bsquadhotrod.com And if you really want to help us out,...

Duration:00:42:48

0188 - Bags of Luck or Experience

7/8/2020
Episode 0188 - Bags of Luck or Experience Starting with a Bag of Luck and moving to a Bag of Experience B Squad looks at skills that transfer to hot rods and skills that transfer from hot rods to life. Also B-Squad move of the day from Woodchuck in the Humvee. Show Notes: Corvair Book - Unsafe at Any Speed https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unsafe_at_Any_Speed Episode 162: Cash for Clunkers with Rob and his...

Duration:01:08:35

0187 - A Bucket of Bolts

7/1/2020
Episode 0187 - A Bucket of Bolts Every shop has to have a bucket of random bolts, right? Well let's see what exactly is in that bucket of bolts and what else you may want.. you know like yellow or blue bolts. Show Notes: Bolt...

Duration:00:38:53

0186 - Air Filters and Announcements

6/23/2020
Episode 0186 - Air Filters and Announcements Talk on air filters...okay mildly hitting the tip of the iceberg on air filters and some big announcements, all brought to you via e-mail. (I promise, we'll do better on air filters at some point) Show Notes: Types of air filters: K&N Air Filters https://www.knfilters.com/ Green Air Filters https://greenfilter.com/ Engine Masters Air Stack Episode: https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x693421 B is for build...

Duration:00:53:00