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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 04:52 PM
Replies: 30
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Posted By woofa.express
Re: Posting pictures

You leave your computer in your shed Keith True. Donít let it dominate your life.

I have joined our local menís shed. We have 15 members total and a continual attendance of at least 10.
I have...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 241
Posted By woofa.express
Re: 6 to 12 Volt & Neg ground

Other thoughts about 12V.

I converted to 12v but initially didnít convert the starter motor. Many contributors to this forum say itís not necessary so I retained the 6v. The impact on engagement...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2021, 01:44 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,657
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Max Speed of a Model A in Stock Form

Do keep in mind that there are more lies told about the yields of crops, the size of fish especially the ones that got away and the speeds of Model A's
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2021, 01:41 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,657
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Max Speed of a Model A in Stock Form

I have a Mitchell 26% overdrive on order so that would put me around 71.8 MPH floored. I would never go that fast but I would like to drive 55/60 when needed without blowing up my engine. My test...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2021, 10:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,099
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Why do you own a Model A?

Because it does my ego good.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,099
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Why do you own a Model A?

Do I love my Model A?

No I donít love it, I am besotted with it. Those flowing mudguards and running boards. The radiator and headlights. The sound of the exhaust and the horn. Nothing can match...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2021, 07:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,176
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Posting pictures

Yes Keith. I certainly like what the computer does for me and would like to post bigger pictures but I struggle with that cursed machine. But the computer is not my love or life and I too find more...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,176
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Posting pictures

I found it difficult to post a photo with my stories but with perseverance I managed. I put a big effort in an endeavour to post big pictures but just didn't succeed. So now if I wish to do so I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2021, 07:09 AM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Help Please.

The fuel gauge on my 1928 tourer under-reads. Rather than mess bending and recalibrating my fuel float attachment can any reader please advise the calibration data to make a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2021, 02:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 371
Posted By woofa.express
Re: What a Gorgeous Day

And us here in south eastern Australia too. Clear sky, very low humidity, nil wind and 29C with overnight temps 15C. Autumn here is everybody's favourite season. Yellow and red colours just starting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2021, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Billís Birthday.

Yes, yesterday was Billís birthday. He turned 90. What a great afternoon I had meeting many of my clients from past years. They were or had been, like Bill, farmers and farmers...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Well here's one for you shew01.
I pictured it just incase you didn't believe me.
I made an error. Sorry Fomoco998, that was you.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2021, 04:02 AM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

A Funny Incident

Years ago I regularly sprayed a large tomato farm every ten days for a farmer named Noel. One of Noels farm workers with the nick name of Rusty reversed his nice Chrysler Valiant...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 766
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Good old dependable Fords

I know the motorcar Synchro and I believe other readers would enjoy taking a gander at it. Photos appropriate here.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Just for you shew01.

Other oddly names places.
Come by Chance and No Where Else and Bullshit Hill in S.A.
Mt. Blowhard and Ugly Creek, both Queensland.
Piss Pot Creek, Tasmania.
Boosey Creek...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2021, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I'm armed with many more including that if you'd care for them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Funny place names Shew1.
In addition to what I have mentioned we have Koonoomoo, Woolloomooloo, Wagga Wagga, Bong Bong, Grong Grong, Useless Loop, Cream Puff, Howlong, Banana and no doubt many...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

There’s some strange place names. I’m sure we all know some.
Listening to the radio this morning (much more informative than TV), a woman called from Dingabledinga pronounced dinga bli dinga. It is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 486
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Horn Shorted. rebuild or repair??

My horn didnít go so well. I donít really enjoy mechanical work so I removed it and took it to an auto lec. He returned it and said he had repaired it but it still didnít work. I think he tested it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

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Chapter 4.

In the 80’s I built a house with walls constructed from the bricks of an old homestead that burned beyond rebuild. They were more than 100yo and were retrieved and semi cleaned by a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-26-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Gullible Gary. (Chapter 3).

I believed my computer was troublesome and I responded to an internet site with the name Microsoft in their address. They also mentioned that name in their splurge....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,213
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Mysterious Model A

Sometime back I read in the newspaper of a car jack. A young woman was physically pulled from her car by two thugs who promptly jumped in. Shortly afterwards they were caught on camera running from...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Chapter 2

A Country Practise.

The above name was once a TV soapy in Australia. Phoney in many ways but popular with urbane folk in particular because 80% of our population live within 50 miles...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1,045
Views: 137,753
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Chapter 1.

Howard's Purchase.
I lived at Finley NSW and Howard lived 10 miles east. He owned a gyrocopter, had his own airstrip and lived in his hanger.
I had a Mooney aeroplane for sale and...
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