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[Bonus] B Squad Bonus Episode 2

9/15/2017
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[Bonus] B Squad Bonus Episode 2 Beers, brews and other B Squad Antics This is B Squad Bonus Episode. As such it is lightly edited and has little to do with automotive or cars. If you would like a episode about our normal topic please visit some of our past episodes. A couple of favorites are the tool and paint episodes (Episodes 2, 4 & 5) We will return to our normally scheduled topic next week. Thanks for listening, downloading and subscribing. For questions, comments or...

Duration: 00:36:28


Episode 0046 - Emotional Car Projects and Diagonal Cutting Tools

9/8/2017
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Episode 0046 - Emotional Car Projects and Diagonal Cutting Tools Woodchuck and Lefty talk about tools, emotional projects and when to move on from a stalled project. Show Notes: 1:40 Channellock Diagonal Cutters: https://www.amazon.com/Channellock-368-Leverage-Linemens-8-Inch/dp/B004WQZWLU/ref=pd_sim_469_5?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1&refRID=RB6HV9VM2R6AK7JGPTR1 2:06 Knipex Diagonal...

Duration: 00:44:34


Episode 0045 - Building Shop Equipment

9/1/2017
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Episode 0045 - Building Shop Equipment Lefty, Hollywood and Woodchuck talk building your own equipment for the shop. It's a custom and cheaper way to outfit any auto shop. Show Notes 5:55 Rotisserie plan http://redwingsteelworksplans.com/ 7:10 Body Lift and Rollar (large wheels with a car inside) http://redwingsteelworksplans.com/free-rotisserie-plans/free-body-lift-and-roller-plans/ 28:22 Workbenches on YouTube: Wood Work...

Duration: 00:58:52


Episode 0044 - Parts Sourcing for Lefty

8/23/2017
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Episode 0044 - Parts Sourcing for Lefty All four of the squad talk about where to find parts, and what kind of parts to look for. Show Notes 1:50 Fourth Gen Camaro (salvage title) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chevrolet_Camaro_(fourth_generation) 4:10 Ridler Award https://autorama.com/awards/ridler-award/ 6:40 MGB https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MG_MGB 19:38 CV Axles https://mobiloil.com/en/article/car-maintenance/car-maintenance-archive/ten-steps-to-replacing-cv-axles 24:30...

Duration: 00:49:15


Episode 0043 - What Makes a Hot Rod

8/17/2017
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Episode 0043 - What Makes a Hot Rod The four guys from B Squad talk about the different types of Hot Rods, Muscle Cars and Performance Machines. Show Notes 1:50 Ricer cars https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rice_burner 7:45 NASCAR/Stock car http://www.nascar.com/ 8:43 Days of Thunder http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099371/ 9:10 Low Riders http://www.lowrider.com/ 12:44 Classic Hot Rods https://www.factoryfive.com/33-hot-rod/ 17:42 Stance...

Duration: 00:48:59


Episode 0042 - B Squad Project the First

8/12/2017
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Episode 0042 - B Squad Project the First The boys of B Squad discuss the first B Squad Project with pros and cons, options and dreams. Show Notes Warthog: https://www.halopedia.org/M12_Warthog Microsoft content usage rule http://www.xbox.com/en-us/developers/rules Toyota Truck https://www.cargurus.com/Cars/1984-Toyota-Pickup-Overview-c12423 2002-2005 GMC with Quadra Steer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yRypIGgX5c HUMVEE...

Duration: 00:47:59


Episode 0041 - Air Compressors and Protective Coatings

8/2/2017
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Episode 0041 - Air Compressors Woodchuck needs an air compressor and the rest of B Squad helps him figure it out. The we talk covering parts with powder coating, paint, and under carriage products. Show Notes: 0:34 Air Compressor discussion 5:30 The headaches of a pancake compressor http://www.ehow.com/how_7519284_use-pancake-compressor.html 6:00 compressor size woes http://www.powermate.com/air_compressors/buying_guide.php 8:30 other uses for...

Duration: 00:59:42


Episode 0040 - Updates Woodchucks Engine and Trains Truck

7/26/2017
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Episode 0040 - Updates Woodchucks Engine and Trains Truck Update on Woodchuck's 390 FE build, Train replaces his heater core in the Texas Sun and Hollywood hangs out, as he does. Woodchucks Ford FE Build: Block - 390 Factory Iron block Stroked and bored to 444 cu in Forged Pistions H-Beam connecting rods Roller Cam and Lifters Aluminum Heads and Water Pump Rocker Valves High Volume Oil Pick-up Canton Racing Oil Pan ARP Chrome Bolt Kit Featured Hotrod Hero picture:...

Duration: 01:01:37


Episode 0039 - Door Mods, Fuel Injection and Eleanor's Weight

7/19/2017
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Episode 0039 - Door Mods, Fuel Injection and Eleanor's Weight A three-fer from B Squad this week on how far to modify a door, fuel injection talk and wager on the weight of woodchuck's Mustang. Show Notes: 0:50 Door actuators http://auto.howstuffworks.com/power-door-lock3.htm 2:35 window regulators http://www.powerwindowrepairportland.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Power-Window-Regulator.jpg 3:40 aftermarket kit for electric windows...

Duration: 00:45:30


Episode 0038 - Car Security B Squad Style

7/11/2017
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Episode 0038 - Car Security B Squad Style Car and hot rod security is discussed this episode. Topics include prevention, recovery and insurance. As always, B Squad antics take place. We highlight Paul's '82 Camaro. Show Notes: 0:45 Barret https://www.copybook.com/fact-files/m82-barrett-sniper-rifle 1:00 knight rider https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNyXYPhnUIs 1:40 cut off switches http://www.wikihow.com/Attach-a-Car-Battery-Cut-off-Switch 1:50 car...

Duration: 00:50:23


Episode 0037 - Phoning in Leftys Clutch

7/5/2017
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Episode 0037 - Phoning in Lefty's Clutch Lefty and Woodchuck talk about Lefty's clutch replacement and associated items, Train phones it in...literally. Show notes: 0:40 Call to Train (no answer) 0:50 Call to Train’s Wife Anna (no answer) 1:20 Topic Ideas 2:10 Son’s Helicopter visit https://us.123rf.com/450wm/lenm/lenm1505/lenm150500022/39712237-mascot-illustration-of-an-assault-helicopter-whirring-its-rotors.jpg?ver=6 Robinson...

Duration: 00:29:48


Episode 0036 - Specialty Tools 2of2

6/28/2017
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Episode 0036 - Specialty Tools 2of2 Woodchuck, Train and Lefty finish up the specialty tool run-down, then talk helicopter bearings in one of the largest Orange Cone Re-routes yet. The Episode Picture is from Todd aka "Quicktime" of his Mustang II which he has won many races with in circle track. It is a 74 mustang 2 , with a 2.3 liter 4 cylinder , a ford 8.5 rear end with 345 rear gears , and a factory pinto 4 speed. It has since been turned to a street car. Show...

Duration: 01:17:21


Episode 0035 - Specialty Tools 1 of 2

6/20/2017
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Episode 0035 - Specialty Tools 1 of 2 All those tools you spend good money on and use one time - well that's just special. Train, Lefty and Woodchuck talk about tools for just one job. Show Notes: Brakes: 3:20 - Brake Bleeder kit https://www.amazon.com/XtremepowerUS-Bleeder-Vacuum-Pistol-Adapters/ 5:25 - Brake Spreader https://www.amazon.com/OEMTOOLS-25265-Disc-Brake-Spreader/ https://www.amazon.com/Silverline-523108-6-Inch-Clamps-2-Pack/dp/B00PQ8EEOY/ 8:00 - Brake spring...

Duration: 00:58:23


Episode 0034 - Hot Rod Bells and Whistles

6/15/2017
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Episode 0034 - Hot Rod Bells and Whistles How much is too much? We talk about how many goodies, bells and whistles are too much for a restomod. Restoration are obviously not what were talking about this time. But when you're supping up your ride, how far is too far? Also included is an Orange Cone Reroute on copyright law. Show Notes: 2:40 Paint color Show car paint...

Duration: 00:34:13


Episode 0033 - Shops Garages and Orange Cones

6/6/2017
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Episode 0033 - Shops Garages and Orange Cones Everything garages are discussed as Lefty is putting in his own. Lighting, flooring and even size. Some garages are bigger than others. Show Notes: 2:01 Craftsman tool boxes https://www.craftsman.com/products/craftsman-home-series-6-drawer-tool-center-with-bulk-storage-panel-door?taxon_id=2230 2:41 Craftsmen concerns https://consumerist.com/2017/01/05/craftsman-tool-lovers-worried-for-brand-after-900m-sale-to-black-decker/ 7:04...

Duration: 00:50:33


Episode 0032 - Roll Cages, Body Work and well Never Mind

6/2/2017
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Episode 0032 - Roll Cages, Body Work and well Never Mind The Squad on roll cages, body work, and a few orange cone reroutes. We get off topic as the show goes, classic! We wonder off the body work onto bed liners for pick-ups. Train and Woodchuck get three hate mail messages then stumble through Facebook without Lefty's help. They almost make it. Show Notes: 04:28 Off the Shelf Mustang Roll...

Duration: 00:49:26


Episode 0031 - Gremlins from the Kremlin

5/25/2017
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Episode 0031 - Gremlins from the Kremlin Yeah, we're going to go ahead and blame our troubles on the Russians too. The four of us discuss the persistent troubles that won't go away. Then we follow up with a B Squad moment and finally with several pieces of hate mail. Also we have redone the show layout. Let us know what you think. Show Notes: 1:30 Gremlins from the Kremlin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_-rxY-4zHU 37:25 Toyota alternator story from Episode 17 with Britt...

Duration: 01:18:38


Episode 0030 - Wheels Tires and Magnesium Fires

5/17/2017
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Episode 0030 - Wheels Tires and Magnesium Fires Feel like reinventing the wheel. B squad can't help themselves, but at least it will be entertaining. Show links http://www.carsdirect.com/aftermarket-parts/pros-and-cons-of-magnesium-wheels http://www.drivespark.com/off-beat/alloy-wheels-advantages-disadvantages-009148.html Show notes 27:12 Tire size chart - https://www.goodyearautoservice.com/en-US/tire-basics/tire-size 38:12 Magnesium -...

Duration: 01:09:36


Episode 0029 - Quiz for B Squad

5/10/2017
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Episode 0029 - Quiz for B Squad It turns out that stumping the amateurs is not all that difficult Show Notes 3:37 Paint Episodes - http://bsquadhotrod.libsyn.com/episode-0004-taking-a-car-from-zero-to-painted http://bsquadhotrod.libsyn.com/episode-0005-car-painting-equipment 11:17 Here’s the first 10 questions of the quiz - http://www.peoplequiz.com/trivia-quizzes-2974-Muscle_Cars_Part_I.html 16:25 Rob’s Javilin 3:18 in Episode...

Duration: 01:04:07


Episode 0028 - Transmissions From B Squad

5/1/2017
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Episode 0028 - Transmissions From B Squad Shifting gears and talking that black magic behind the engine in overdrive. But without the math. Show notes 1:50 Mark on our facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/Bsquadhotrod/posts_to_page/ 3:39 How to math out the transmission you need - http://thecartech.com/subjects/auto_eng/Auto_eng_3.htm 6:14 Tremec TR-6060 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tremec_TR-6060_transmission 9:24 Borg-Warner T-56 -...

Duration: 00:41:28

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