For Sale


I have a set of Gold 1954 – 1955 Sun Valley Scripts / Emblems that are (NOS) New Old Stock – Still with the factory FOMOCO box. The Scripts have never been installed and have no flaws in them. $400.00 Also I have a Glass Top out of a 1954 Mercury Sun Valley.  The topContinue reading “For Sale”

For Sale


256 Y-Block 4 Barrel Intake part # “EBY-9425-D”  $75.00  SOLD  I have a set of single Exhaust manifolds part #’s “EBU 9451-C & EBU-9430-B” $ 75.00.  SOLD  Both the Intake and Exhaust manifolds have been cleaned in acid and run through a steelabrator, everything has been magnfluxed and no cracks were found. There are noContinue reading “For Sale”

Decking The Y- Block


     Its been a busy week here. I have decked the block from the deck height of 9.770″ to 9.734″  a difference of .036″ I am going to be placing the piston .002″ in the hole. The block was not very square from the factory at all the CNC machine really straightened out the block.Continue reading “Decking The Y- Block”

M2 Machines Auto-Thentics – My 1954 Merc Collection


Simpler more innocent time of classic beauty and clean raw power that was the golden age of automobile styling and technology. Opening doors, opening hoods, detailed interiors, detailed authentic engines, real chrome bumpers, and detailed emblems and ornaments, will put “AUTO-THENTICS” in a class by itself.  My collection of 1954 Mercury Sun Valleys. http://www.m2machines.com/index.php

The cylinder heads


I have the cylinder heads done now. I went with a set of 292 heads off of a 57 Y- Block. I also went with a 57 4-Barrel manifold. Since the 256 has such low compression I decided to mill a little of the cylinder heads to raise the compression. I ended up installing newContinue reading “The cylinder heads”

The RUST REVIVAL car show


Already there has been an enormous buzz about the second annual show from a ton of states that were not in attendance last year. Those states include, north Dakota, Indiana, Michigan, even as far away as Maryland!! With the phone calls and emails received thus far, it is looking to double if not triple inContinue reading “The RUST REVIVAL car show”