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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 963
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Swirled Glass Shift Knobs

I found one in my Dad's garage that is 70 plus years old. I put it on our Tudor years ago.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,403
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: How common a practice is this?.

Ran one in high school in a 53 caddie. More trouble than it was worth.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Frame to front and rear end alignment

Pluck, for what it's worth. When I had my motor,trans etc out of the car along with the front fenders removed I could lift the very ends of each frame rail up a good inch or two with one finger. the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-19-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,900
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Anyone Ever Built or Even Seen, An Original type Greasing Pit?

Can only speak for Washington State but I was always told that pits were outlawed. for years here in town most had been covered up with heavy planking.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 485
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Hood Latch Bumper Replacements

I drilled mine out and used small stainless bolts.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Need immediate help with front breaks OPERATING ACUPIN.

If I remember correctly two pills is max. Many simply weld the end of the pin and grind to achieve 7 and a quarter length. No need for the pill.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-12-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 864
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Rear Fender Identification Help

mmm Appear to be 30 coupe and truck.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Tan Bedouin Grain Leather - Where to buy?

Bridge of Weir in Scotland. Check with local Auto trim shops or supply houses.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 902
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 29 Tudor electric wiper

I think most of the usual suppliers. I will be using Bert's in Denver.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2020, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 902
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 29 Tudor electric wiper

Yup they run about $295. I plan on getting one myself.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Tudor Rear Seat Removal.

Push the rear seat cushion toward the rear of the car and lift up. Take the backrest and at each side lift up.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-22-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 817
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 28/29 Brake Light Switch

The spendy one. $50.00. I think A&L makes them for the vendors. Love mine. (30-31)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,052
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Selfmade a top boot

Hi Werner! Best advice is to look at pictures until you have a "feel" for what your dealing with. I would suggest then using paper or thin cardboard to make a pattern. Use an upholstery sewing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-17-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: '29 roadster upholstery question

Depends on what you want. Pleats or plain. On average most upholstery fabric runs 54 inches wide. You need to calculate (add) boxing's ( seat bands ) and welt cord.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,919
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-26-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 1930 Tudor rain gutters

I wished we lived close Tom. I'd swap a rear end rebuild for a top install any day. LOL
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2020, 10:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,159
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Feedback on modern tube shocks for Model A's

Fred, I know you have done a very good job with this car and have done a lot of research. I personally ran tube shocks for years and finally got rid of them. There are several different tube shock...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,081
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Zenith Carburetor linkage sticking and stiff

Linkage should be straight. No bends.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 1930 Tudor rain gutters

Hey Thank You Bob C. I found it but didn't no how to post the link. I just reviewed it again. it is excellent!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 1930 Tudor rain gutters

Also if you can find Marco's tutorial on Tudor top installation it is fantastic. Very well written with excellent pictures.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: 1930 Tudor rain gutters

The rain gutters are a two piece affair Tom. Very carefully (read Gently) pry the gutter off of the metal tack strip. The tack strip or rail is nailed into the wood. I hope the wood is still...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Odd Brake Issue

MMMM sounds like one drum is grabbing when cold and heats up and expands. Could be a simple adjustment of the wedge.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2020, 12:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,471
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Killin time with Covid 19 and JC Whitney

Pluck...........you paid $32.95.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,471
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Killin time with Covid 19 and JC Whitney

I can check my cats. They are from 166-67. LOL
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,471
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Killin time with Covid 19 and JC Whitney

Same here. I remember ordering a floor mat for my early 30 ccpu. They sent me floor boards.. One time I got a refund check for .10 cents. Had it framed. lol
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