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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 03:48 PM
Replies: 44
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Posted By woofa.express
Smile Re: radiator failure

There has been some interesting accounts and good advise come from this thread. Yes dpson, that is what I will do. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 03:41 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I'm sure you ex military fellows will enjoy this story.


Gentleman Bob Caldwell.

In an earlier story I mentioned my friend Bob Caldwell, a cropduster pilot and ex Vietnam helicopter pilot. Bob...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-13-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

My lovely Beechcraft Bonanza.

I bought it about 1990. Fast and easy to fly, popular with those who rode in it because of its speed and large windows. Great to do a beat-up in and spectacular to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-12-2019, 06:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,442
Posted By woofa.express
Re: radiator failure

Hi again David. I've been thinking about your comment above. thinking about it for a long time. Here's what's on my mind. It may surprise you.

I don't believe I have the confidence in myself and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-12-2019, 06:01 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Unwanted guests.

It was a damp day in Wandoan which is a town in the north of the Darling Downs. My farmer/client/friend Lance Skerman and I were sitting stationary in his car at the local...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-11-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I have been reluctant to take this story outside my local area because of some degree of loyalty, however my attitude has changed because of the thuggery standover tactics of blatant authority of our...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-11-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I don't recall if I told the story about my VW snuffing it with high pressure fuel pump failure. Did I tell it?????????
VW dealer workshop quoted 10,700 AUD for repair. I purchased the component and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-07-2019, 03:28 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

hello gary this is lily brown.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Lawyers in Australia behaviour is not unlike the reputation of those in USA. My friend who commented on 3rd June has commented again, and again I post his views below. Lawyers do conduct simular...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-05-2019, 05:45 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Making my working life easier.

Unprincipled and/or deceitful people. I’ve dealt with them as I’m sure we all have. Here is the case which established a principle I adopted and maintained.
In 1984...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-04-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,155
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Electrical problem has me stumped

Thanks again everyone for your input! Now to go have a big plate of crow . . . . .![/QUOTE]


Now Rivcokid, there is something you must get straight. To prepare your meal. Boil crow with a brick...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-04-2019, 04:57 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

enjoy that while you can BigJohnson. When my daughter was a teenager her friends would call by and they'd ask me to take them for a ride in my '28. We'd drive into town and wave to the boys and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-02-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 929
Posted By woofa.express
Re: 31 coupe will not go over 40 mph

you may well have a problem but please be aware that more lies are told about the size of fish and especially ones that got away. And more lies told of the yields of crops. And more lies yet again...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-02-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

following yesterdays story on dealers workshops and on modern motor cars I have had 2 people write to me with their thoughts and experiences. Both pertain to Australia. Neither them nor myself can...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 322
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Moving the seat in a Phaeton

my 28 ute has a straight back to the seat so I substituted the spring back for simple moderate density sponge rubber about 2 inches thick. Then I slipped the squab under the seat back, about the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

This new type of service.

I have owned 3 VW’s in recent times. 2 absolutely trouble free the third and latest has had problems. It’s a Tiguan here after called Tiggy. Well Tiggy made what I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

on March 29th I wrote on my Chinese purchase, a bowler hat. This hat is to outfit myself at Model A meetings along with other period attire. Well I received an email from the supplier who apologised...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

today it's Pedro running through the sky. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

today and tomorrow a funny each day. Funny in my humour anyway. I will be away for a month but will get just a few stories away. I will be cropspraying out of Griffith NSW and it should be my last...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-29-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Chinese Transactions.

It is my intention to appropriately outfit myself in period gear when I attend a future motor car meeting. A cravat, arm bands and waist jacket with Woofa’shead protruding...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-29-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Model A printed fabric. Wanted.

Chinese Transactions.

It is my intention to appropriately outfit myself in period gear when I attend a future motor car meeting. A cravat, arm bands and waist jacket with Woofa’shead protruding...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-27-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Model A printed fabric. Wanted.

Yes I will oblige David, however it won't be for some time. I'm waiting for clothing purchased on ebay to arrive and I hope to get badges of both Woofa and my ute, woofa.express made to sow to my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-27-2019, 02:13 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Sleepless in Dubbo.

When I was in business doing aerial agricultural work I hired an additional two pilots. One, whose name is David, lived a 3 hour flight to the north of me where he worked in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Model A printed fabric. Wanted.

I thank you folk who have provided the names and addresses of suppliers.
I have ordered, from ebay, a bowler hat, sleeve cuffs, cravat, and I have the braces and a waist coat. I'll get a shirt or...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 608
Views: 49,144
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Next story is some days away. I'm driving home from sunny Queensland to temps that max out to 20c with over night mins of 5 or 6c. For us that's fairly cool but we do get frosts in the winter. I find...
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