Starting an R1 engine
build for our '66 Commander. The original R1 engine
(JT1841) had a cracked block. The components will
be used in a late '63 block (August 1963) to create a
clone of JT1841. Domed pistons will be used to
lower compression for today's poor gas.
You can follow the build
on the blog at
It will likely take a year
to finish including matching the '66 Flight-O-Matic
trans from the '66 Commander.
(Flags of some of
the countries to which we have sent Studebaker parts)
and some good used Studebaker parts for passenger cars and trucks
This inventory will continue to grow as the parts
on-hand are catalogued.
are now listed by description under each category.
Easier to browse but, you may have to use the "Find" feature under
"Edit" to search for a particular part number.
Initial upload: September 18, 2000
Next update due :
I am getting into
the difficult part of the inventory and so it will be longer between
here to view the latest updates)
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