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  1. Old Man Mopar

    Old Man Mopar Righteous Dude

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    Here's a short video of the flash running (Sound UP).

     
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    • zkx14

      zkx14 Duster De-ruster FABO Gold Member

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      Cool! That picked up just after mine left off... (post 706)
       
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    • HemiDenny

      HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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      The Flash Duster looks "poppy red" in that video. ....can't wait to get it out of storage. If anyone on the east side of the Mississippi has a good size event they would like to see this race car....and Butch at, have the promoter contact me. We are up for grabs!
       
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      HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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      suitable for framing

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      • HemiDenny

        HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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        FYI....Butch and the Direct Connection Hemi Duster will be at the NHRA Summit Nationals / Norwalk, OH in a couple of weeks (June 24 thru 27th). Look for us along with the Joe Pappas and the Motown Missile under the west side / spectator grandstand for the entire event.

        Please stop by and say HI.

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        • 65dartcharger

          65dartcharger Dart Charger 273 Historian FABO Gold Member

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          Wish I could be there. Gotta be a dream come through watching those old race cars.:thumbsup:
           
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          • HemiMark

            HemiMark Well-Known Member

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            Nice picture! I'm going to try to get out there for the day. Im sure it will be a ball.
             
          • HemiDenny

            HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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            Butch, 1975 GatorNationals Wally and the M/P Direct Connection Duster (the Flash) at the 2021 Summit Nationals.

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            • Revhendo

              Revhendo Master ACME Tech

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              That is outstanding!
               
            • HemiDenny

              HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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              I have a great video on my phone taken moments before this picture was taken....car running with Butch at the wheel. Maybe I can figure out how to move it from my phone to here.
               
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              • Revhendo

                Revhendo Master ACME Tech

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                Ya know, you're kind of a tease.... :poke:
                 
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                • HemiDenny

                  HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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                  • HemiDenny

                    HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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                    tease you say?.......

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                    • zkx14

                      zkx14 Duster De-ruster FABO Gold Member

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                      Only way I now to post vid here is put on youtube and post link here.
                       
                    • toolmanmike

                      toolmanmike Moderator Staff Member FABO Gold Member

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                      Sorry, the site doesn't support videos. You need to post it on YouTube snd pist the link here.
                       
                    • 89on35s

                      89on35s Inferno Red Duster FABO Gold Member

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                    • kursplat

                      kursplat FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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                      next project? :popcorn:
                       
                    • Revhendo

                      Revhendo Master ACME Tech

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                      Judging from his previous projects, it should be done in about two weeks.
                       
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                      • HemiDenny

                        HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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                        The concept has been on the cocktail napkin (drawing board) in various forms for about 5 years......HDK is fully committed and Mr Direct Connection / Butch and I are attempting to get some "Direct" support.

                        uploading the Summit Nationals / Butch Leal video on U-tube as I type
                        Thanks for the guidance,
                        Denny
                         
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                        • HemiDenny

                          HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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                          shazam!

                           
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                          • HemiMark

                            HemiMark Well-Known Member

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                            sounds amazing!
                             
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                            • Dartnut

                              Dartnut Don't hate me because i'm beautiful

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                              Awesome looking and sounding car!
                              Good work and cudos to all of you, especially Butch for showcasing the car..........
                               
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                              • racerjoe

                                racerjoe Well-Known Member

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                                That door....uhh window bar just looks scary...
                                 
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                                HemiDenny HDK Suspension FABO Gold Member

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                                nicknamed "headbanger bars" . They are the trademark of a Ron Butler built car. Butler was all about triangulation in his builds.
                                 
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                                He could have made a smaller triangle!
                                 
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