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Forum: Model-A 10-26-2017, 02:43 PM
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Posted By uk woodie
Model B Crankshaft wanted

Hi, Model B crankshaft wanted, scat or performance preferred but will consider all.
Thank you.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-17-2017, 04:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,134
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Gear box replacement/modern alternative

327187, Thanks for the advice going to follow these up. Yes run at Pendine etc and its a speedster.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,134
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Gear box replacement/modern alternative

Hello, the problem is when changing down at high revs, hill trials the gearing is wrong. But thank you for your input.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2017, 02:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,134
Posted By uk woodie
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,134
Posted By uk woodie
Gear box replacement/modern alternative

Hi guys, Can anyone advise me on a modern replacement gearbox for my 29 A speedster. Currently I get arount 98mph using a high speed diff and three speed box but I think if if change to a 4 or 5...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,866
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Model A woodie

you had it up draught!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-03-2016, 01:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,941
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Starting noise

Thank you one and all very much.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,941
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Starting noise

GREAT, thanks guys. (what damage could it cause, what should i check to make sure its not too late?) Thanks again.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2016, 04:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,941
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Starting noise

ok, so i need to start with the lever up, i will try that, would it have caused a clunk, or a bang?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,941
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Starting noise

I start it with the lever down, I think it is on upside down as the light lever is at the top so yes I think its right..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2016, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,941
Posted By uk woodie
Starting noise

Hi all, today i started the A as normal, however a loud clunk and the engine did not seem to turn over as smoothly from then on, engine runs fine, no noise or leaks, runs well, and starts ok just...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-28-2016, 04:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
Re: ford speedster

Hi, yes they are attached, i had them fabricated, then the brackets are welded to the back on the brake drum so the turn with the wheel.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-17-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,092
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Model A roof rack

Thank you everyone and H.Chauvin, very helpful and informative. I don't want to drill into the wood so I think i will forget the idea.

Regards from this side of the pond.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,092
Posted By uk woodie
Model A roof rack

Hi, has anyone ever seen a roof rack fitted to an A woodie/shooting brake ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
Re: ford speedster

Thanks Juggs, (wish I had given it a clean first!) and thanks for the info on my woodie.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 12:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
Re: ford speedster

Sadly, I am unable to claim the credit for the work. I have taken a body that needed finishing, and improved the aesthetics, the engine was also there in its converted form but sadly needed a lot of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 11:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,988
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Backfire on deceleration

enricher knob, where or what is that please
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 06:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
Re: ford speedster

@ Glenn Very Nice station wagon, I love them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 06:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
Re: ford speedster

Marvin, its an ash frame clad in aluminium NO FIBRE!The chassis has been lowered by 4 and has extended front dum irons. It has also been modified to a longer wheel base. Model A Engine fitted with a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
Re: ford speedster

Thanks guys, appreciate the compliments. Headlights are P100's, she has an OHV conversion, A engine B crank, putting out around 124bhp, I have had her at 87mph on the sand. Glen is that your woodie?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,866
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Model A woodie

Thank you all very much. I love this new one and it fits in well with my little A family.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,866
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Model A woodie

Ive been following up on the camion normandie lead and I am convinced after google searching it is an original one. Thank you guys.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-09-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,866
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Model A woodie

Guys, this is fantastic, thank you, Brad, please could you try again with the photographs.
I am going to use it for exactly the suggestions here, camping and the like. My romantic side, tells me it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2016, 07:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,866
Posted By uk woodie
Re: Model A woodie

thanks these are great
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,227
Posted By uk woodie
ford speedster

Hi guys, I'm a new chap on here, I am sharing my speedster, I thought you might be interested to see it. UK based.

stuart
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