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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #204 on: December 06, 2018, 10:21:10 AM »
Just finished a side project that took about a month to complete. This was a first time for me for taking apart an engine, luckily I didnít have to put it back together.

It was a Dodge Viper SRT10 engine that my friend blew a rod and shot it through the cylinder wall. I helped him swap it out and I told him it'd be cool to turn his blown one in to a table. Next thing I know he offers the block with everything in it to me for free as long as I can get it out of his garage.

I sold quite a few of the internals on eBay and spent some time cleaning the block.
Found a decent piece of glass at a thrift store and for $72 I've got a pretty sweet coffee table.


i sold the small block one i built for $500 btw... get some battery powered color changing leds and throw in it, they look cool af

Thanks! How did you do your lighting? LED strips? Battery powered? Or did you run a wire to an outlet?
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« Reply #205 on: December 06, 2018, 10:23:35 AM »
Just finished a side project that took about a month to complete. This was a first time for me for taking apart an engine, luckily I didnít have to put it back together.

It was a Dodge Viper SRT10 engine that my friend blew a rod and shot it through the cylinder wall. I helped him swap it out and I told him it'd be cool to turn his blown one in to a table. Next thing I know he offers the block with everything in it to me for free as long as I can get it out of his garage.

I sold quite a few of the internals on eBay and spent some time cleaning the block.
Found a decent piece of glass at a thrift store and for $72 I've got a pretty sweet coffee table.


i sold the small block one i built for $500 btw... get some battery powered color changing leds and throw in it, they look cool af

Thanks! How did you do your lighting? LED strips? Battery powered? Or did you run a wire to an outlet?

just elcheapo battery powered rgbs off amazon, threw them in the cam tunnels. cool project, turned out nice!
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« Reply #206 on: December 06, 2018, 10:29:23 AM »
Kell wants to know if you'll make one for our den, or sell that one to us.

I might have to start taking orders. Id be willing to make more.
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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #207 on: December 06, 2018, 11:42:13 AM »
Kell wants to know if you'll make one for our den, or sell that one to us.

I might have to start taking orders. Id be willing to make more.

ive also seen folks stand them on end and make wine racks out of them
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« Reply #208 on: December 06, 2018, 11:45:21 AM »
Kell wants to know if you'll make one for our den, or sell that one to us.

I might have to start taking orders. Id be willing to make more.

ive also seen folks stand them on end and make wine racks out of them
This would be cool as a ďbourbonĒ rack


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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #209 on: December 06, 2018, 12:10:24 PM »
That's what TJay says......
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« Reply #210 on: December 06, 2018, 03:35:29 PM »
I've got a SBC block and crank with splayed caps I've been looking at getting rid of if anyone is interested in doing a table out of it.
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« Reply #211 on: December 06, 2018, 04:06:20 PM »
I've got a SBC block and crank with splayed caps I've been looking at getting rid of if anyone is interested in doing a table out of it.

I would be if I didnít have enough half finished projects ahead of me! Iíd love to do this
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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #212 on: December 06, 2018, 05:07:00 PM »



I would be if I didnít have enough half finished projects ahead of me!

You're not referring to the jeep, correct?
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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #213 on: December 06, 2018, 05:18:34 PM »



I would be if I didnít have enough half finished projects ahead of me!

You're not referring to the jeep, correct?

One of the many
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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #214 on: December 06, 2018, 05:24:14 PM »
That table is awesome. If you ever wanna see it Iíd be interested.


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Re: #Whatever
« Reply #215 on: December 06, 2018, 06:09:38 PM »
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