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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2017, 08:24 AM
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Views: 1,100
Posted By Bill Stipe
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,100
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: In regards to spuddering at High RPM's

LOL, the girl was way, way before I even knew at Cindy even before my first wife time!
George If I had the OHV Chevy head I think I could have took him for a block or so with all his wires on yet....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,100
Posted By Bill Stipe
In regards to spuddering at High RPM's

As Bill Williamson mentioned in DJS post the Model A is not a great design for high RPM but they can do pretty good if everything is right with them.

I have to share a funny story if anyone is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,473
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Sputter at high RPMs

yes judging by what you said a few posts up on the valves and adjustment I would say you have a valve problem. If you don't want to make that right than you may as well just run it and deal with the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,473
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Sputter at high RPMs

I read your post a little closer I see you had the engine apart do you have split valve guides or the one piece guides, just thinking if there the split ones you could have a valve sticking the split...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,473
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Sputter at high RPMs

Do you know about what RPM your in? I do Mfg a better distributor cam for the Model A-B It will give you more dwell time about 9 more degrees, that is if it is an ignition problem.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,473
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Sputter at high RPMs

Not enough ignition dwell time try setting the points to .017
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,694
Posted By Bill Stipe
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,694
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Original style & design lever shocks

The oil we use is Schaeffer's 264 Moly pure syn. Hydraulic oil ISO 150 which is about a 30 weight oil. Sorry I don't get on the Forums much anymore if anyone wants to get a hold of me you can email...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2017, 08:11 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,177
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Shocks worth the money?

You can call Stipe Machine at 920-467-2895 we do not have any dealer just not enough mark up in them for dealers.
Stipe Machine
N5718 County Road M
Plymouth, WI. 53073
920-467-2895
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2017, 08:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,177
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Shocks worth the money?

One thing I do what to say here is as far as original style remanufactured shocks go I believe my design shocks are the only ones that have a reservoir that you can add and check the oil. The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,694
Posted By Bill Stipe
Original style & design lever shocks

One thing I do what to say here is as far as original style remanufactured shocks go I believe my design shocks are the only ones that have a reservoir that you can add and check the oil. The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,329
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: pickup rear window

For those nuts on the pickup I have a very simple to make tool to hold them if I can find it I will make a drawing if anyone is interested PM me at 29redrocket@excel.net I don't get on the forums...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,755
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: The Victoria Coupe...

Marshall, are the rear fenders different on a steel back Vicky than a standard Tudor? I did not get fenders with mine and the wheel well looks deeper when I looked at it the other day?
Bill
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 811
Posted By Bill Stipe
Pop out ign switch

Does anyone make a good repo pop out ign switch?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,515
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Carburetor choices

I have had the best running engines on the Marvel carb. Just my experience!
Like they say your mileage may vary!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,357
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Your Photos / Engine Lifts

here is one it also doubles if the head is stuck.
Call 920-467-2895
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,460
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Why So Few (Apparent) Sheet Metal Makers?

The cost of tooling and big enough equipment to run the parts along with how many can be sold is the main reason I believe more quality parts are not reproduced.
I made 30-31 cowl patch dies back in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-01-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 36,374
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: 5 main, chev, crankModel A engine

Cool George you just have too much time on your hands!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,018
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: bragging sometimes backfires

Oh yes I have seen that before they call it (Black Death) of detonation!! NASTY!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 29,748
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Mechanical vs. Juice brakes on an A

George it is only a flat head, but I am going to work on the Chevy OHV head again fairly soon I hope that meaning next summer. unless something interferes with my plans again!!
how is that Chevy...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 29,748
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Mechanical vs. Juice brakes on an A

I'm sorry I didn't read that close enough, you didn't said it was too much HP for the mechanical brakes just that juice brake help.

I did try juice brakes when I was just out of High School on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-29-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 29,748
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Mechanical vs. Juice brakes on an A

I guess I can add my 2 cents for what its worth.
I see a post about too much HP at the rear wheels that it is a problem for the mechanical braking.
This is just from my experience and that is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-29-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,042
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Stipe Oil Pump

LOL, hey Vince you missed my face book video, I actually worked for one week in Wisconsin about 2 weeks ago rough grinding center bearing on A-B cams so they can come down here in about 2 more weeks...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-26-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,042
Posted By Bill Stipe
Re: Stipe Oil Pump

Sorry to say the Stipe oil pumps are back ordered. My son Tony and his crew are still working on camshafts and do have the oil pumps and alum flywheels on back order. it's been real hard to regain...
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