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The Seventies appear to have been a great time for DIY because it appears DIYers never had any idea they couldn’t do something. Cracked block or head? I’ll just weld it up. But it’s made of cast-iron? Okay, so I’ll weld it up at face-melting temperatures. Dave Emanuel showed us how race engine builder Al Dicksen did it in SIA #78, December 1983.