Super 8 Glencoe
Travel Blogs from Glencoe
We'll have been here a week by the time we leave on Tuesday, and it's
been fabulous to find time with so many old friends - including the
unexpected bonus of being parked near Jan & Steve - who are close
friends who now live in Arizona!!
Tomorrow, we're going to the Mill City Museum with Fran - should be another fun ...
... 8217;s. I think it’s a traveling tradition that every year on the very first night that we arrive in Florida, we go to Chili’s for dinner. I got a cheese burger with fries and a Sprite. It was yummy!
So, I think it’s been about a week now but it sure doesn’t feel like it! I hope the rest of my holiday is so jam packed, I can’t even have another glass of Sprite!
... of our trip.
I started with the following basic Touring configuration:
Mid 1931 Block bored to .100" oversize, honed for .0035" clearance to piston
Mild porting of the intake ports to round any sharp edges left from the casting process
Mild porting of the exhaust ports to round any sharp corners left from casting and then polishing with fine "flapper" emery cloth
Counterweighted and balanced 29-31 design ...
... be a flight to NYC on August 22 to catch a direct flight to Nice, France, arriving on August 23. Only a week until I leave and begin my study abroad adventure!
While I am studying at the CIC I will be taking the following classes:
- Art History (Where better to study art than the French Rivera? The region that inspired artists like Van Gogh and Picasso?)
- Study Abroad ...
... get some miles on this engine to make sure all is good!
I am going to order a FSI electronic ignition distributor with automatic advance. Jean may need to do a little driving and she will struggle with understanding the required advance if I stay with the manual system. The head on the engine is very sensitive to the advance settings.
Update: The distributor arrived and it has to much advance. If I set it ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking