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    Carter four barrel, where should I go for a longer threaded rod ,for new air cleaner , has to be 2,1/2 longer on top ? Hardware store ,? Machine shop ? Auto parts store ? Thanks Mike

  • #2
    Easiest = hardware store, and ask for all thread of the appropiate size (1/4?) uss. Cut to length.

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    • #3
      Be carefull in installing a longer ("2,1/2" [inches, I assume]) rod. Most '50s-'60s cars have very little clearance above the air cleaner.
      Gary L.
      Wappinger, NY

      SDC member since 1968
      Studebaker enthusiast much longer

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      • #4
        Most any real fastner place will have it and you can even get it hardened if you want.
        If you car is ugly then it better be fast.....

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