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Forum: Early V8 10-25-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 43
Posted By NealinCA
Wanted: Right Hand Drive Steering 37-48 Ford/F1

Looking for a RHD sector shaft or complete Right Hand Drive 37-48 Ford cross steer box. Rebuildable used is acceptable, just not a rusty/pitted shaft. Let me know what you have.

Thanks,

Neal
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-07-2021, 10:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 570
Posted By NealinCA
Re: steering box

Here is a good place to start...

http://www.vanpeltsales.com/FH_web/flathead_steerngear_adjstmt1937-48.htm

Worm and Roller Type Steering Gear

Worm Shaft End Play

Check by turning steering...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Swapmeet Paso Robles CA August 28,2021

Bringing this up once more. Hope to see some of you on Saturday!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Swapmeet Paso Robles CA August 28,2021

Bringing this back up. Next Saturday. We expect a good showing of Early Ford parts...Model T, Model A and early V8.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-16-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By NealinCA
Swapmeet Paso Robles CA August 28,2021

Saturday August 28, 2021 at the Paso Robles Event Center (Fairgrounds)

This swapmeet is a continuation/replacement of the Early Ford V8 Club swapmeet that used to held in September at the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 766
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Source for original F1 parts.

I have quite a few extras. PM me your address and I'll send you one.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,227
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Patina or Paint?

I did the "aging" process myself using a combination of white vinegar, hydrogen peroxide and salt in a spray bottle. It's sort of a trial and error process until you get the desired finish.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-26-2021, 10:02 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,227
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Patina or Paint?

Thanks, they are metal clad. They are 3/4" plywood with 1x1x1/8" angle iron frames and a 20 gauge sheet metal face that the signs are painted on. I'm not one for varnished wood sideboards on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-26-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,227
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Patina or Paint?

I didn't want fake door signs painted on my 32 pu, but I made sideboards, had a local sign painter letter them and then fake patina'd them to match the truck. It's not for everyone, but I like it.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-26-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,026
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Hydraulic brake questions - 1932 Coupe

I've had this 32 pickup for a while. It had been hot rodded in the 50's. Most of the chassis was still pretty nice, but they got a torch after the K-member for some reason. I had the drivetrain out...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,026
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Hydraulic brake questions - 1932 Coupe

I would consider repairing or having someone repair the existing K-member and go back to stock 32 pedals. You can find damaged K-members or pieces for repair sections. I repaired a cut up K-member...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2021, 11:43 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,227
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Patina or Paint?

I have a similar dilemma...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-13-2021, 12:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,276
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Who is dropping headlight bars out there?

I did the same last year. Put a note and cash in the box. 3 months later I got them back dropped. Always worth the wait.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-13-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,118
Posted By NealinCA
Re: 1932 Ford Hudson steering box

Here are some pics of the 55-59 Chevy pickup box that I found on the web. I have a friend that has one in a Model A roadster and loves it.

Not sure how the column tube is attached. That may need...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-12-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,046
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Steering box light switch

I'm curious what bail "C" is?

Is it to use a 28-36 bulb without dimples with a 37-39 bracket?

Thanks,

Neal
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-01-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,128
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Fuel boiling at fuel pump

Yes, fuel bowl was full. And tank was filled 20 miles prior.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-01-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,128
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Fuel boiling at fuel pump

Bringing this up, as I experienced this yesterday. I drove 40 freeway miles with no problem, then drove through town, stop light to stop light, then pulled into the In-N-Out Burger drive through...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-08-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Steering binding on '46

Sounds like a worn worm. The worm tends to wear in the center. If he attempted to adjust the lash in the center, it would then make the ends too tight. Replace the worm with a new one.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2020, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By NealinCA
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 613
Posted By NealinCA
SWAP MEET - Paso Robles, CA Sat Aug 29th

This Saturday, August 29th, 2020 at the Paso Robles Event Center (Fairgrounds)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-24-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,477
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Parts suppliers during the virus

I am backlogged on steering box rebuilds at an all time high. To make things worse, the common Timken steering box bearings (5BC) are back ordered right now with no ETA. Might have to go to another...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-14-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,960
Posted By NealinCA
Re: 1932 "survivoration"

I put this 32 sedan back on the road wearing the remnants of original paint. The car was mostly complete, but I still had to find some matching original pieces and fake in a few small parts to match....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 856
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Mart

Looks like the apple eating kid that is all over the internet...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-24-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,864
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Split rim, wide 5?

I have one of the split rim wide 5 wheels as well. They are not 39-41 3/4-ton, as those are 16x5 and 16x5.5 standard drop center rims. Those wheels do look like they used the 3/4-ton center.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-24-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,197
Posted By NealinCA
Re: Lathe with 3 Ford transmissions in Iowa

That's one of the cleanest transmission conversions that I've seen on a machine tool. Looks like it belonged there.

Back to the lathe with 3 transmissions. Are those large brake drums that they...
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