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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-27-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 770
Posted By Jim M
Re: So is this pick up a 29 or a 30 ?

Just curious - why don't you want a '29?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 688
Posted By Jim M
Re: Balancing tires/wheels

Forgot to ask a question. Brent, how many ozs do you use in the 21" tires?? Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 688
Posted By Jim M
Re: Balancing tires/wheels

I have been using them for YEARS in my 40' Motor home and they are GREAT. Actually putting two new tires on MH this Monday morning and they will have the beads. Rig handles great and tire wear is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-29-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,613
Posted By Jim M
Re: rear wheel bearing grease

If Randy says use it - take it for Gospel!! He knows what he is doing and is a GREAT guy!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By Jim M
Re: Answers To Many Questions

Where did you get it??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 31,873
Posted By Jim M
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 31,873
Posted By Jim M
Re: Just wondering : what's your year of birth ?

1943! Whish I had all the OLD cards I had when I was a teenager.......lol
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Jim M
Re: Oshkosh Meet Calendars for sale!!!

I'm sure you can sell a bunch to all of us to help out. Just need how much they are and what the postage is and where to send check and I bet you get flooded....which is good. I know I would love...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,370
Posted By Jim M
Re: Spark advance question

I do what Purdy does - all the way up to start, and all the way down to drive. Most of my driving is 35-45 MPH on secondary FLAT roads. Have not had a problem.....oops maybe shouldnt have said...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By Jim M
29 Roadster Convertable Windshield

Finally got my Roadster road worthy and been taking it for some rides. I had put a new rubber seal on the bottom of the windshield. When I get up to 35-40 MPH sometimes the windshield snaps...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,747
Posted By Jim M
Re: Which Model A for a coast to coast trip?

Roadster convertable would be my choice. There is a lot of room in the rumble seat that can obviously be covered and the Roaster gives a magnificant view!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 845
Posted By Jim M
Re: Tool Box fininshed and mounted!

Y-Blockhead - No appologies needed. Love to read all the posts. This keeps us sane in this terrible time. Hope everyone gets through this and keep the A's hummin. Fortunately we are never to old...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 845
Posted By Jim M
Re: Tool Box fininshed and mounted!

I used a piece of thin sheet plastic that I use for windows in Model Airplanes I build. I sprayed white paint on a small sheet big enogh forthe oval. I cut the oval from a piece of paper I had...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 845
Posted By Jim M
Re: Tool Box fininshed and mounted!

That is hand lettered.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 845
Posted By Jim M
Tool Box fininshed and mounted!

Finaly got the box mounted yesterday afternoon. Helps to keep our minds off the terrible virus!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By Jim M
Re: Ford Logo

Finished product. Not a professional job but I'm happy. The outside circle is a piece of thin plastic that I painted white they took the circle pattern and cut the plastic. Glued it on and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By Jim M
Ford Logo

I made a Ford Logo to put on a tool box I made. It is 7 1/2 " wide and 2 1/2 " high. My wife did a great painting the "FORD" on it but now I woud like to put the white ring around the outside edge....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By Jim M
Re: 1930 Roadster Upholstery Mystery

Wow - didn't know how different the 30 is from the 29. I just redid my seat last fall. Sent you a PM
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-05-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,276
Posted By Jim M
Re: Tom Wesenberg and my generators

Same here!!! Tom has been VERY helpful to me as a 76 y/o newbie to the hobby.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-27-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,133
Posted By Jim M
Re: 12 volts instead of 6 volts?

FWIT - stay original! My 2c worth
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-17-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 495
Posted By Jim M
Re: Rear Brake Drum: Loose or Tight to Hub?

Randy Gross is ABSOLUTELY the best person to talk to and do the job! He helped me immensly and turned my old drums.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Jim M
Re: Roadster door hinge screws

What year is your Roadster. My 29 Std Roadster has bolts with nuts that attach the hinge to the frame.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,429
Posted By Jim M
Re: Shipping

Bert's IS number 1. We are lucky to have them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,615
Posted By Jim M
Re: What revs at 60MPH

X2! I feel very comfortable at 40-45. Unfortunately that is the speed most people turn into Walmart!! I don't like the 4 lane roads and try to stick to the two lane back roads. I enjoy it much...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By Jim M
Re: contact info

I had papanick do mine and it came out looking like it just came from the Ford factory and works like a charm!
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