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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 04:28 PM
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Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

this follows my story of 21 May, number 1047.

Following my ANZAC story.

My friend from Perth (W.A Au) has said I had not included Korea in my story. Yes, that is correct and not by intention....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2021, 05:17 AM
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Views: 138,893
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Think about this. It was 52 years ago, at the time of writing, that man landed on the moon but yet has not yet made a shopping trolley that can track straight.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2021, 05:12 AM
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Views: 138,893
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Anzac Day.

This was the birth of both Australia and New Zealand as nations and conceived by the mateship formed as a result of the futile and fruitless battle at Gallipoli, Turkey.
This is how...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2021, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Leaking Gas Tank

Okay Deroadster.

my bloke didn't recall so I called an engineering shop. The form of this product has changed but same manufacturer. It is proseal PR 1422B. and is a 2 pack.
It comes in 2 forms B...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Leaking Gas Tank

I had a problem with leaks on some aeroplane fuel tanks (aluminium) also from 500 gal bulk tanks (steel) I'd carry on my service trucks. Both caused by flexing on uneven ground. There is a product...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2021, 08:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,007
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tool storage

On my ute a garden variety tool box bolted to the rear of the running board. I will do the same for my Coupe.
I have seen an excellent idea at a national meet for my Tourer and the same would suit...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,311
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) 04-14-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 444
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: 58
Views: 2,641
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: 58
Views: 2,641
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: 68
Views: 2,497
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: 68
Views: 2,497
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: 1,311
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: 1,311
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
Posted By woofa.express
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2021, 07:09 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 394
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 807
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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: 1,051
Views: 138,893
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...
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