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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-25-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,436
Posted By MrBruce
Re: 6v Alternator

You can buy the smaller pulley from most Model A vendors and it will kick in quicker.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-02-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 572
Posted By MrBruce
Re: 12 volt?

David R.
I have run our 1931 S/W Town Sedan for 34 years on 6 volts. Use to run an "inverter" until I ran across the article that you can run a GPS/Phone on six volts, and the other is the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By MrBruce
Re: COVID-19 Monthly Model A Meetings and activities...

Steve
The Queen City Model A Club has been doing a lot of "drive-byes" and meeting at a drive-in car hop. I think in the next couple of months we will try some social distance meetings, and call it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-21-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,686
Posted By MrBruce
Re: U-haul open trailer

Bob
If your going to be anywhere near Charlotte, give us a call - Queen City Model A Club

Send me a private message and I will give you phone and email info.

Have a safe trip
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 852
Posted By MrBruce
Re: OT Human Intrest

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=5238&pictureid=43015

See if this works?

I guess it worked, now if anyone wants to see it they can click on the link and it will show Bob...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 852
Posted By MrBruce
Re: OT Human Intrest

I've got a picture uploaded, let's see if I can attach it?
Brucehttp://https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/album.php?albumid=5238&pictureid=43015
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 852
Posted By MrBruce
Re: OT Human Intrest

Hi KB
I tried to upload a picture of your dad three times and it said "upload failed". I did everything it said to do but won't upload the picture. I only have one, but I'm sure I will get more so...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-28-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,081
Posted By MrBruce
Re: What Model "A" Book Do You Read the Most?

ericr
I just ran across a book done by Les Pearson that's the best book I've seen being into the Model A for over 40 years. It's "The Complete Model A Ford Restoration Manual" and it is so detailed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Charlotte assembly plant

The Queen City Model A Club recently participated in a special weekend with the new owners "Camp North End" and brought our Model A Fords into the building on a Friday evening for the public and then...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-28-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,718
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Distributor Lubrication

The original distributor bushings had black dots or spots (which was graphite) and that's why they didn't have near the problems we do today. When I left Clevite, I got a box of the graphite...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 810
Posted By MrBruce
Re: B crank Bearings Who's are they?

TK
You might want to just call Rich at Antique Engine in Skokie, Il...he has inserts for the Model A and B engines. The thrust washers and everything is there. You have to buy the rods with it as...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 810
Posted By MrBruce
Re: B crank Bearings Who's are they?

TK these are Glacier bearings. Do a search on the internet and you will find the Number
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2020, 07:02 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,606
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Is this rumour correct?

Wow! I just looked at my March/April issue and let's see there was a trouble shooting tech article, Saving a side bowl carburetor, Fitting the rear quarter panels, Great Fashion article on leather...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2020, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 887
Posted By MrBruce
Re: One inch wide insert bearings

Yes, there were a number of different bearings during my years with Clevite Engine Bearings I sent hundreds of bearings out to independent guys who were inserting Model A and B blocks. I remember...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By MrBruce
Re: How do you install Bendix

They sell a tool (sold separately) of course. I haven't put one on yet, but assume that once I see the tool and Bendix I will be able to figure it out. I don't think you have to have the tool, but...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Getting breather tube out?

If you look in one of the "How to Restore Your Model A" there is a tool my dad sent in. It's fairly simple to make but he just listed the items and didn't put any pictures in it. I don't think it...
Forum: Model-A 12-02-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 356
Posted By MrBruce
Old Model A Headlight Wiring

Wanted: Old Model A Ford headlight wiring. Wanting to rewire and restore. PM me!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,220
Posted By MrBruce
Re: NC? Request for Antique Vehicle exam

When we moved to NC 27 years ago they were not doing the (come out and look) Now they want the engine number to match the title. I have a B motor and there isn't a number on the motor it's on the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-23-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,055
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Radial Tires

i will type this in all caps as i just had shoulder replacement and can't use my left arm. My 30 ccpu has them on and so far are great. Have run them on the freeway.
Forum: Model-A 06-21-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 629
Posted By MrBruce
Model B Exhaust Manifold

I need a Model B (32 - 34) Exhaust manifold. Shipped one and it arrived broken.
Forum: Model-A 04-12-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 349
Posted By MrBruce
Model A Shock Tools

Wanted: Model A Shock Tools adjustment wrench either #6083 or #614
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,167
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Shock fluid substitute

We just had a shock seminar and used regular 30 W oil in the rebuilt shocks and this guy has restored dozens of them. It really worked nice when put back together. I see Bratton's sells hydraulic...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,357
Posted By MrBruce
Re: Radiator Overflow Tube Leak

I was getting ready to put another radiator in the car and when I filled it up and plugged the bottom and top inlet/outlet water was coming out of the overflow and had to replace the overflow tube...
Forum: Model-A 12-21-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 579
Posted By MrBruce
B Eng Main Caps

Need a set of B engine main caps. PM me if you have a set
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,308
Posted By MrBruce
Re: 31 Slant window pass door lock

Bob
When I got my 31 S/W Town Sedan I was told that you could switch the drivers side front with the passenger side rear and the same on the other side. After some time that it was done, I was...
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