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Old 03/29/03, 10:02 PM   #1
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Windor head bolt dowels..

Anybody know of a source for head dowels? I'm missing 2, and the short block is coming together quickly - I'm going to need them soon to mount the heads.

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Old 03/29/03, 10:06 PM   #2
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Re:Windor head bolt dowels..

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Old 03/30/03, 02:08 AM   #3
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Re:Windor head bolt dowels..

I went through this last year and I had a hard time too. What I ended up doing was taking a piece of copper tubing that was a cut to the correct width. I cannot for the life of me remeber if it was 1/2" diameter or not but what ever is a bit bigger then the dowel. I cut a slit down the side that tubing and bent it a little smaller. I was perfect for lining the heads up and I have not had a problem at all. It may not be the best solution but it worked for me.
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Re:Windor head bolt dowels..

Try Summit or Jegs - one of them sell em by the bag load

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