Ken "the Old Man" Bainbridge Sr.

in our hearts forever

After a 14 month fight against cancer, Ken passed away at his home in Amherst NY February 9th, 2005. As my father has always said, "I will not die from cancer, it will have to kill me".


What's New~


Now Available from OLD MAN ENGINEERING


AGE Rockcrusher Transmission

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Now available from Old Man Engineering is the new "Ultimate Streetable 4 Speed" AGE Rockcrusher transmission.  These transmissions are fully blueprinted and assembled by the "Old Man". Please call for pricing and options. Features include-

  • Super Case
  • Cast Iron Midplate
  • Choice of 3 Different Ratios
  • Rollerized 1st Gear
  • Rollerized Side Cover

We have customers who have installed these new transmissions behind 600+ HP motors and hold up to all the abuse they have been given.



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Last modified: 09/08/05