FJ40 Toolbox

Lost in the garage ...


guitar parts Frankenstein Guitar

Guitar prototype from the same Vermont maple board. Guitar Project

chisels Lie Nielsen Chisels

Lie Nielsen bevel edge socket chisels. The 1-1/2 (with maple handle) is quite a bit larger! Bevel Edge Chisel Page

Starrett factory Visit to the Starrett Factory

Starrett, a leader who has set the standard for fine precision tools in industry for over 130 years. Starrett Page

timing plate Timing gear cover mystery.

Timing gear cover mystery. When I first bought the 40 and replaced all the cooling system stuff, I had noticed a lot of PO red RTV stuff around the timing gear cover. Later I sort of traced a lot of the oil on the garage floor coming from that area when the engine was hot. Read more on the Timing Gear Cover project page.