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by Cobra 65
Tue Mar 03, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Plug wires cannot handle the heat
Replies: 10
Views: 847

Re: Plug wires cannot handle the heat

So I changed the plugs and installed the new Taylor plug wires with ceramic boots.
The boots a rated to handle up to 2000 degree F, the wires 600 degrees F. We'll see...
by Cobra 65
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Plug wires cannot handle the heat
Replies: 10
Views: 847

Re: Plug wires cannot handle the heat

Thanks Tom. I guess I'll pull the trigger on that one.
by Cobra 65
Wed Feb 26, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Plug wires cannot handle the heat
Replies: 10
Views: 847

Re: Plug wires cannot handle the heat

I gave Summit Racing a call and it turned out that those ceramic plug wires seem to be the only ones fitting my application.

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/tay-85258

Not sure about the 50 ohms/ft resistance...
by Cobra 65
Wed Feb 26, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Plug wires cannot handle the heat
Replies: 10
Views: 847

Re: Plug wires cannot handle the heat

It seems there are no ready to install ceramic plug wires for my Windsor 351 based 427 small block.
But there are universal ones that can be custom fitted. Doesn't look too complicated but need that special pliers.

How can I check it Mike?

Thanks,
Stefan
by Cobra 65
Tue Feb 25, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Plug wires cannot handle the heat
Replies: 10
Views: 847

Re: Plug wires cannot handle the heat

Tom, it looks like the socks are melted into it.
I'll do some research about the ceramic ones.
Thanks
by Cobra 65
Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Plug wires cannot handle the heat
Replies: 10
Views: 847

Plug wires cannot handle the heat

Hello guys, Tom and I are debating about my plug wires. I replaced the wires about 100 miles ago because the old ones being 3 years old broke - at least two of them. They failed because of the heat but they were protected by those heat "socks". Today I checked the wires again because the ignition fe...
by Cobra 65
Thu Aug 08, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: PCV group buy?
Replies: 8
Views: 1397

Re: PCV group buy?

Thanks Tom!
Stefan
by Cobra 65
Fri May 31, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Footage of my Superformance Cobra
Replies: 3
Views: 1172

Re: Footage of my Superformance Cobra

Yes, not bad for a 16 year old teenager!
He is dreaming of making this his profession. Good start!
Stefan
by Cobra 65
Fri May 31, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Footage of my Superformance Cobra
Replies: 3
Views: 1172

Footage of my Superformance Cobra

Tom asked me to share this link.
A friend's son did the footage with his drone and other equipment.

https://youtu.be/DpQnTmzrMTg

Have fun,
Stefan
by Cobra 65
Mon Jan 28, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Cobra stuff
Topic: Cheap GoPro
Replies: 4
Views: 1053

Re: Cheap GoPro

Hey Ken,
I'm glad you like it. The footage looks great!
It's a handy little camera. I had mine in the snow and under water - i really like it.
Take care,
Stefan