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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 12:37 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,889
Posted By tomcarman
Re: What in Tarnation?

You sound overly busy. Talked to the wife and we're up for a visit this summer. Perhaps in August. Is there a motel notell to stay in and and sleazy bar nearby? Sadly won't be driving the 32. Don't...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2020, 01:52 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,889
Posted By tomcarman
Re: What in Tarnation?

[QUOTE=GB SISSON;1854750]Thanks for the vote of confidence! My '92 is the backbone of all my hauling duties. Some of you have visited (all are invited). 1/2 mile of very steep switchback gravel road....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2020, 01:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 997
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Need a distributor

Inconceivable to me how a car part is more important than a serious illness.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2020, 12:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 399
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Made puller to remove steering wheel on 32

Love it! The way I was raised was to be self sufficient and use what you had. Now that I'm older I play a game with myself to use or make anything I need and either spend no money or the least amount...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-25-2020, 12:29 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,879
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Scam

I'm in shipping, have been for close to 10 years. I take no sides in this dispute. From my experience shipping a folded up hood properly packaged to avoid damage by the package handlers from AR to NY...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,608
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Installing a 32' Roadster Body

I too had been following this thread with interest. Ian32, where are you? Hope all is well.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-15-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 819
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Maiden voyage accomplished!

Beautiful job! For those who haven't seen Mike's work it is impeccable. Pictures don't do it justice.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-12-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By tomcarman
Re: 32 Pa. LicenPlates now legal on my 32 now

That 3 window is stunning! Beautiful car.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-11-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 671
Posted By tomcarman
Re: 32 Pa. LicenPlates now legal on my 32 now

Mike, Don't know if you're aware or not but in Wa State there is a new bill proposed on collector cars. It is house bill #2373. For all Wa St collector cars previously registered under collector...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-30-2019, 12:25 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,265
Posted By tomcarman
Re: members that have collected other car besides ford

47 Chrysler Windsor 4 Door. In memory of my Grandparents. Awaiting work upon my retirement next year. Beautiful solid car, all there, no rust through, runs but doesn't stop. 70K original miles. My...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 11:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

Thank you Ian for your reply. I didn't like the blurry photo either at all and it wasn't what I intended to attach. You work as well as me and some crazy travel I've read. Like you, I'm interested in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

Thank you Ian for your help. I have semi learned this skill. Unfortunately there are too many critics. I have followed your thread on the 32 roadtser which has been fascinating. I'll continue to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

I have pictures of this car from 1961. I'm unclear what's meant by your post. Ian32's gracious tutorial was about how to post pics from your phone to this site. I'm wondering just what other pics on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

The answer to this question is simple. I made a mistake and clicked on the wrong button. Once it attached I didn't readily see how to delete it. I Assumed reasonable people would see my apology in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 12:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

Forgot to hit the upload button.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 12:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 12:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

Pics of the 3 window. Taken about 30 years ago shined up and ready for a car show. 2nd pic (lousy graphics) taken about 3 months ago after a 23 year slumber. I'll post better pics soon.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 12:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

Whoo hoo! It worked. My wife will kill me. She's to the left doing yardwork. I didn't see it in the pic on my phone. I'll try uploaing a pic of the 3 window next. It';s been dormant for 23 years....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-11-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,210
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Batter Tender

Thank you for your sharing your experience. Electronics can be a frustrating gremlin prone to failure. I work for a multi-million dollar company that frequently gets completely shut down by some...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-11-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Step x Step = Posting Pictures

I'll have to keep trying. It wants to send my test picture to the fancy TV I have that I don't know how to use except, well, to watch TV. Thanks for the step by step as your posts and pics are...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-11-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,411
Posted By tomcarman
Re: gasoline

I know nothing about the science of gasoline. I do know from personal experience we use ethanol free gas in the '32 (33 engine) and all our auxillary lawn care equipment, etc. Because they tend to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-11-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,210
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Batter Tender

I'd like to graciously thank all who have posted their opinions and experiences regarding this subject. I have reached my personal decision regarding the use of a battery tender. Up here in the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-10-2019, 12:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,210
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Batter Tender

Good idea. Though I'm not gone for that amount of time I have a thing in my mind about not being home if something goes awry. I do work 10 hour shifts so I'm away about 12 hours each day including...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-10-2019, 12:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,210
Posted By tomcarman
Re: Batter Tender

Thanks for all the input. I'm likely over paranoid but nonetheless I'm concerned. The cheapo (HF) tender has worked fine but my concern still exists. Mike, the garage as of now is wired to a single...
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