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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 460
Posted By motordr
Re: 32 Seat adjuster position?

Now you can really step on the brakes, enjoy!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-07-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,217
Posted By motordr
Re: Ontario VIN-number font style 1932

Most Canadian 1932 frames did not have any serial numbers stamped anywhere on them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,884
Posted By motordr
Re: Will I fit in a Roadster??

As already stated, you learn a technique for entry and exit also dependant on shoe size. If the steering wheel is in the way, teach your wife to drive it.
Forum: Model-A 05-22-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 232
Posted By motordr
NOS locking door handle

Im looking for a locking outside door handle for my 1930 coupe. Must be NOS or very nice original. What have you? Thanks, Ted
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-02-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By motordr
Re: Krw line bore

I’m going to modify the KRW roughing bar to have adjustable cutters like the KW. I will use the KW transmission for rotation and feed. The KW bar is too big and I want to use the KRW bed plate for...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-02-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By motordr
Re: Krw line bore

Thanks jetmek, I will have to just make one. I can use the rough bore bar as my basis. Was hoping for an easy solution!lol.
Rotorwrench, thanks, lots of info there. We have Kwikway already so will...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-01-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By motordr
Krw line bore

Has anyone made an adjustable line boring bar that fits the KRW bed plate for Model T? We have the bed plate, false cam and would like to get this thing going.
Thanks!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-10-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By motordr
Re: Off-idle Hesitation Advice - 8BA & Holley EBU / 94 Carb

I would try some #57 jets, that’s what worked for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 820
Posted By motordr
Re: Model A weight distribution

Yes, I was thinking that also. All kinds of uses for it. Will also do as the manufacturer recommends and let family and friends borrow it. Here’s to safer towing!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 820
Posted By motordr
Re: Model A weight distribution

Hey Jim, thanks for the great suggestion on the Sherline Hydraulic Trailer Weight Scale. I just got it in the mail, a nice unit and comes with a nice Towing Guide booklet too!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,910
Posted By motordr
Re: Toe-in Alignment tool

Thank you KR500 for those copies! I had been using the curtain rod until I found a Duby gage for $5.00 at Dunkirk from friend Mark M.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,003
Posted By motordr
Re: 31 Model A Vacuum Line

I had the same problem, mud dobers had plugged the wiper vacuum tube . I was able to clear it by poking through with the inner core of a bicycle brake cable.
Forum: Model-A 02-13-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By motordr
Re: Restored 1930 dash panel

Found one, thanks Fordbarn!
Forum: Model-A 02-11-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By motordr
Restored 1930 dash panel

Looking to buy a restored or very nice original dash panel for my 30 coupe with Stewart Warner oval speedometer with trip knob. Must have a Butler finish.
Have a NY address for shipping. Email...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-27-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By motordr
Re: Glass patterns 30 Ford coupe

I got tempered glass from Bert’s for my Canadian 30 A Coupe doors recently. They fit perfectly!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-25-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 456
Posted By motordr
Re: 1932 3 window trunk prop location?

Karl, 10 1/8 from rain gutter edge to bolt centre.
7 3/8 inside lip of trunk lid to the nearest screw centre.
Ted
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-15-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,368
Posted By motordr
Re: Tire sizes again for 16"

Have a look at Ecopia EP02 195/80R 16
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-30-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,633
Posted By motordr
Re: Sanding tempered glass? Yes-No?

I just went through this on my 30A Coupe. I found that the glass was too thick, almost 1/4”. I replaced it with tempered glass from Bert’s Model A that was closer to 3/16” thick and they now slide up...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,246
Posted By motordr
Re: Bob Drake black friday sale 32 sheet metal ?

Just ordered two sets of hub caps, in stock, 1/2 price and free shipping.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,440
Posted By motordr
Re: Exhaust gas in the radiator

Yes, you have a great Ontario supplier of Best gaskets: Al Lambert of Gasket City in Hamilton Ontario. 1-800-335-4686. alambert@gasketcity.com
Ted
Forum: Model-A 10-13-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 283
Posted By motordr
Instrument panel,Oval speedo,Butler finish

Looking to buy a restored original panel for a 30 car with oval speedometer. Must have vertical grain butler finish. Email: tedkoudysaticloud.com
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-21-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 578
Posted By motordr
Re: 1932 Ford Luggage Rack

I have an unused reproduction available.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,108
Posted By motordr
Re: powermaster Alternator

I have a plastic fan from a Mazda and machined a hub out of aluminum, it runs pretty smoothly. Ted
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,108
Posted By motordr
powermaster Alternator

I see that Powergen says to NOT use a fan mounted to their alternator, yet Speedway sells an Offenhauser pulley to do so. I am thinking of going this route. Looking for your real world experience...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By motordr
Re: V8 nats Dearborn June/18 Funny

Nice to have met you Bill. Enjoyed our chats, dinner and drive! Ted
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