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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-04-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,303
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless Radiator Shell Polishing Hints and Experiences Request

Mitch// p.a. Don't want to get in a pissing match but As i had a word with you [ private message / Fordbarn / and we discussed your Radiator shell that you were not happy with. Doug sold it outright...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-03-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,303
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless Radiator Shell Polishing Hints and Experiences Request

Boy . i am reading all these post with WARNINGS , with chances of catching the parts in the buffer and twisting the piss out of the now ,,not be able to use part anymore ? A lot of SLOW WORKING TIME...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-27-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,606
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless or chrome luggage rack

That's why i had both ORIGINAL & REPRODUCTION racks triple plated and paid extra for more chrome.. Your reproduction luggage racks cost around $145.00 give or take a few bucks... Ask a plate shop...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Valve Caps (tires)

EXCEPT ACME valve stems... ALL stems on the ground had a full cap and ONLY the spare had the valve remover cap... 1 out of the 5
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,606
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless or chrome luggage rack

Been in this hobby a long time and heard all kinds of things , good - bad - and never seen it before... I have been told there are 2 manufacturers of the Deluxe luggage racks and 1 earlier then the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,606
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless or chrome luggage rack

Me and the way i think is,,,,,, you have a 1930 [Standard phaeton] Blackwalls ? Correct black top w/ black side bows ... dark color body color ???? i would go for the BLACK luggage rack that folds...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: 30/31 Open Car deluxe Windshield posts

there not as good as the original ones... sometimes it pays to look for a cheap beat up set of stanchions and if the cups are good then there you go...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 924
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: n.o.s. gas line w/shipping $238.00

Thank you Bob C. for the info.:D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 924
Posted By peters180a/170b
n.o.s. gas line w/shipping $238.00

So maybe after the FINE POINT JUDGING DAYS a car will sell missing parts like this. I have seen and other people too ,,cars forsale at Hershey that were past Fine point winners missing parts to lower...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,114
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: WHAT ? You got to be kidding me...$116.00

I am thinking the ones that were on my car for show were n.o.s complete with hardware. Reason they are not on anymore is the New JS. states forged bar introduction of 1930 to April 1930 //// May 1930...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Cork vs. Neoprene gaskets

A good time one asked this question... I was going to replace the cork float/ gasket next weekend in a coupe with full use neoprene kit. So what you are saying go neoprene float and cork gaskets......
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,114
Posted By peters180a/170b
WHAT ? You got to be kidding me...$116.00

I have seen a original key ring sell for $400.00 + dollars but a pair of used license plate chips... Yes original nuts and bolts ,,,missing lock washers and flat washers but $116.00 so far ????? ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,705
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Two Door Phaeton on Craigslist

oldoily ...that is a super car [solid] and the son just did not want it .He waited until his father died and then called me up and put it up forsale...You bought it from Chris who had a ebay account....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,705
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Two Door Phaeton on Craigslist

Checked out www.dragoneclassic.com and read the description of the car... The problem i have is they state : CERTAINLY ONE OF THE BEST.... SORRY,,, they are in the business and kinda not surprise...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,705
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Two Door Phaeton on Craigslist

I went over Alex car 2 years ago at a Conn. show maybe 3... Not that i smoke but wish i had what they are smoking at $37,000.00.... my humble opinion after having 2 , 180A's and helping with 2...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-29-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Pin Striping

JIM BRAND ;PIN STRIPING ,,,Long Island 1-516-922-1892 ..call him and see if he is close to you OR will be in the neighborhood . He is a MASTER in matching paint..I have a friend who has a 1932 Buick...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-27-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,705
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Two Door Phaeton on Craigslist

Hardtimes , Deluxe Phaetons came out in late May of 1930 meaning they were being built as early as April.The running boards are 1 piece w/ the side apron and the front fenders had the splash horn ....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-27-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,705
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Two Door Phaeton on Craigslist

Last week i received a call from another "A" guy in the neighborhood telling me about a 180A in a garage 15 minutes from my home. Not knowing that i knew of this 180A[and tried to buy it] back in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-27-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,705
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Two Door Phaeton on Craigslist

There is a saying in this hobby [ there's a ass for every seat...] This 180A is in question,i have looked at the pictures and 1 item comes to question. List as a 1931 ? The original body tag calls...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-05-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,440
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless Steel Restoration: Who to go to?

Bill U. Like i posted it all depends on WHO. Yes Doug did slow down with his HIP REPLACEMENT [ almost a year ago] things change and sometimes you can't keep a good man down... Doug does have about 6...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,440
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless Steel Restoration: Who to go to?

Hello BRENT , not to get your balls inflamed but Doug as i type is starting on a 1931 shell , headlights , cowl lights and a cowl band for a restoration shop doing a [ of course a 1931 Model "A"] ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,440
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: Stainless Steel Restoration: Who to go to?

Doug is finished to some ! He got pissed off at some because of some of his pricing. [ It takes 40 plus hours on 1 S/S Shell. and he states of all the shells he has done before hand FORD never had a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-29-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,371
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: A Venice Police Model A Fills up with Purr-Pull Gasoline in 1930

A all WHITE Model "A" .... Only in C.A......l.o.l.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-23-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: 1931 Deluxe Phaeton side curtains

not all are the same... remember your 1931 has a extra snap on the doors then the 1930's. Try calling LaBaron Bonney ,,,its been awhile but if you order a kit or plan to the first thing they do is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-23-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,859
Posted By peters180a/170b
Re: What Would You Change in the Model "A" News?

I have no problem at all with the MODEL "A" NEWS . A LOT better then what it use to be...Wait a minute i do have one issue { TOO MUCH Fashion stuff....} I would like to see WHERE ARE THE CARS NOW...
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