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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-07-2017, 01:03 PM
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-04-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 427
Posted By eystein
Fabric Wiring Loom Sizing and Use - No JS information

I am trying to figure out which size of fabric loom to use on a May 1930 Cabriolet

I have access to remains of the front part of an original harness, which shows a very wide loom for the headlamp...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 232
Posted By eystein
Hood center rod rivets

I've been looking through the usual parts vendors websites searching for the 4 small rivets that go on the hood top panels to tighten the end tabs around the center hood hinge rod, but I can't find...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 893
Posted By eystein
Re: Powder coating

Brent,

A question about terminology here, as the term urethane is not used over here. What is urethane ? For my understanding, can you name a couple of well known brand names for urethane paint...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2017, 07:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,098
Posted By eystein
Re: Bob Anderson Passed Away

I might be wrong, but was this the man who made the correct welting tips for the Cabriolet ? That's a good example of a quality product.
Forum: Model-A 05-08-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 217
Posted By eystein
Briggs door locks wanted

One LH and one RH door lock for Briggs body cars (town sedan or cabriolet) wanted. See attached picture. I really only need the part that goes in the door jamb. Prefer parts that are not rust pitted...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-11-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 965
Posted By eystein
Re: Rumble Lid Alignment Plates

Hmmm..... I might need to se a psychiatrist to be able to cope with that fact Kevin. ;-)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By eystein
Re: Head lite wiring

I bought a harness with the Brattons wire end bullets, and insulators from Brattons. The insulators seem to be a pretty good fit with the bullets and with the original contacts in the headlight.
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 965
Posted By eystein
Re: Rumble Lid Alignment Plates

With the rumble lid contacting the alignment plates, how do you avoid that the contact with the plates chip the paint on the side edge of the rumble lid ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-27-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,104
Posted By eystein
Re: European Model A ? Custom body ?

I don't think that this is a model A. Wheels look different. The rear fender has a shorter "tail" and the front fender seems flatter.
Forum: Model-A 01-14-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 328
Posted By eystein
Briggs door locks

Need a set (L-R) door locks like the ones in the photo. These locks were used on straight windshield Fordor/Town sedans and Cabriolets. I am intending to have them chromed, so as little rust pitting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By eystein
Caution, Drilling guide for wiper holes in W/S frame

Bought a new windshield frame without pre-drilled holes for the wiper. There were paper guides in the box for locating where to drill the holes. However the guides don't seem to be correct. When...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By eystein
Re: spray on chrome

I believe that the basic finish is whitish silver. Then they add a slight tint in the clear cote. - Blueish for chrome
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,110
Posted By eystein
Re: spray on chrome

Just got my TRC -1A wiper back from the chrome painter after my plater refused to do it.

I was not impressed......

His process looked very much the same as in the video, but the wiper was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2017, 05:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,166
Posted By eystein
Re: I am confused about the new judging standards

The clubs are run by volunteers and it is fully understandable that they do not assemble before shipment. In fact, it was better to assemble myself, as this at the same time made me aware of what...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,317
Posted By eystein
Re: Has anyone received the new Judging Standard?

Tom, I assume that this is the one you are referring to. Acheiving fame at only 16 years, a secluded lifestyle and no scandals to speak of she has become sort of an elevated almost divine figure...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,317
Posted By eystein
Re: Has anyone received the new Judging Standard?

Revision 4 Arrived in Norway today.

Great work !

The trucks section makes me wish I had a double-A
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-26-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,615
Posted By eystein
Re: "Trailer Baby" or "Trailer Queen"

Mitch, are you saying that you never washed the car since 2006 ? Even with only sunshine driving on paved roads it cannot be possible that no cleaning is needed?

Anyway what is the problem with...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-24-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,127
Posted By eystein
Re: insane!!!!!

Definately typo. Just go to their webpage :
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 615
Posted By eystein
Chrome plated windshield frame

Looking to buy a chrome plated windshield frame for my 1930 Cabriolet.

My understanding is that Gene Bunce is now back in business after some tooling problems. Has anyone bought his frames after...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2016, 06:23 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,327
Posted By eystein
Re: Ebay Town Car

Anyone asked the seller for interior photos as indicated by the seller in the ad ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2016, 06:21 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,327
Posted By eystein
Re: Ebay Town Car

Could have been a rough car to start with that had to have a lot of work done to it.
-Front door top hinges could have been cracked/worn aluminium pieces replaced by standard hinges during...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,889
Posted By eystein
Re: Cabriolet Supplement - Restoration Guidelines and JS

The understanding I got was that there will be a separate section.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-18-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,889
Posted By eystein
Re: Cabriolet Supplement - Restoration Guidelines and JS

Some news : the update will probably be out the second half of this year! Although I'd wanted it earlier that's good news to me.

The most encouraging though is that the message was delivered to me...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-18-2016, 05:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,889
Posted By eystein
Re: Cabriolet Supplement - Restoration Guidelines and JS

I challenge you to point out whatever I have written that constitutes bashing. If you think that arguing an opinion different from yours constitutes bashing then I urge you to think again.

I have...
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