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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 767
Posted By holdover
Re: 1929 AA / Craigslist

Well for those who would like one I have one in VA near Roanoke, It is a LWB, that a new paint job would bring it over the top, although it looks good as is. Asking 8000.00 firm, Starts Runs and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 869
Posted By holdover
Re: New York Times Full Page Model A Article

didn't see where a free account is available on their web page
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,163
Posted By holdover
Re: Virus time off from school

3.6rs Thanks for your concern. I understand what you are saying but our circumstances are a bit different from a casual, see your grand kids on occasion. They are too young to stay by themselves...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,163
Posted By holdover
Re: Virus time off from school

Al's 28/33, No interaction Face To Face with other kids, and very limited movement from home. Live on a farm in a rural area with no neighbors with children. Sunnybrook Farm, if this lasts long might...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 10:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,163
Posted By holdover
Re: Virus time off from school

MikeK and Juan, I understand it is not vacation and all the school work is done interlaced with other things, as a former teacher and present school board member, with grand-ma a retired educator,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 09:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,163
Posted By holdover
Virus time off from school

Well schools here in Virginia are closed for at least the next week, and maybe a lot longer. Being their mom and dad have to work that means the grand sons age 8 & 12 will be here, which is great ....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,712
Posted By holdover
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

Yes people do die from the flu every year, but at the rate about 30-to 40 times less that of the Coronavirus. It is turning into a wildfire with cases going up more each day. Today in the USA it went...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,674
Posted By holdover
Re: 130B Deluxe Delivery For Sale On Ebay

on post 19 pics, that fan looks close to the radiator... My '31 indented firewall only has one fuel shutoff on the engine side of the firewall... Like everything else, buyer beware..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-14-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By holdover
1928-1931 trans gears

anyone have a direct link to Mark Auto USA, who sells trans gears that they manufacture



thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-09-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 996
Posted By holdover
Re: Restoration painter needed

Earl Scheib's I remember well, back in the early 60's I believe it was 19.99
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-09-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 773
Posted By holdover
Re: Driver Licneses In a Model A -- After Oct., 1st

In Virginia no special test, costs a few dollars more, and you need the required proof of who you are.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 996
Posted By holdover
Re: Restoration painter needed

A guy I worked with had a paint job done a MAACO a number of years ago. When I saw it I asked how he got such a good job, told me he would pay the manager and painter 100 each extra if after job was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2020, 10:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 712
Posted By holdover
Re: AAA on the move

I would consider doing this to my LWB AA by using a SWB drive shaft for the front axle after moving it forward and the rear just free wheeling, it looks great with the dual axle. Main problem is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By holdover
Re: NOS Mallory

Great if you were building a HP model A engine...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,315
Posted By holdover
Re: Miles Per Gallon

15-20 depending on how many hills, always drive below 50 MPH
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By holdover
Re: Cracked Wheels ???

Seems to me that the flex of the radial sidewall would put less stress on the rim/wheel. As a safety factor I personally would replace the wheels.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-01-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,275
Posted By holdover
Re: Sea-Foam

Google ingredients for Sea-foam, might want to make it yourself for about .50 a can




BTW checked my local store, they sell it for 7.99 per can
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,293
Posted By holdover
Re: Auto Restorer magazine is belly up

I just got notice that Car Craft and Street Rodder are gone. They want to give us who have a subscription to the a digital version to motor trend, a magazine I have never enjoyed. Hot Rod is still...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,958
Posted By holdover
Re: Hood prop on Ebay going nuts.

I have a couple of them on my A's, I like the way they work. Somewhere in the mid 20's new.. Maybe need to buy a couple and sell then on ebay to help my grand kids college fund!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2020, 11:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 553
Posted By holdover
Re: A big job ahead

Front spring not a problem, do as # 11 says, the rear spring is a different animal where you need to be careful Good luck.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 952
Posted By holdover
Re: Cast iron brake drums

I agree with wmws, the front brakes do most the work on all vehicles.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 952
Posted By holdover
Re: Cast iron brake drums

I am not familiar with the vendors brake drums, but I am Randy's, fine workmanship..
Randy usually posts an ad on the swap section. Here is one of his posts, uses I believe his dad's name
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 944
Posted By holdover
Re: How much paint?

A gallon will do it. Use a HVLP gun, the best you can afford or borrow off a friend or fellow club member. Not aware of your experience but prep is 90% of the job, and that is why it costs so much to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,461
Posted By holdover
Re: Coil Tester needed

Been using one of these for years, it will show the intensity of the spark, and by using the adjustment wheel how long it is. At $8.00 makes a great gift for gear head friends

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 850
Posted By holdover
Re: Model A gas tank cleaning

I am sure it is a liability issue, but wouldn't it be nice if someone made an exact copy dimensionally out of stainless steel.
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