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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 04:42 PM
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 02:55 PM
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Posted By glennpm
Re: So much for Irish Spring and Dryer Sheets.....

Baking soda, flour and sugar gets it done ����
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 11:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By glennpm
Re: What lube for '39 vacuum wiper motor?

Thanks Pete, those are directions I posted above in the link. I was looking for these from redmodelt:

“The instructions I have see say to use brake fluid.”
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 10:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By glennpm
Re: What lube for '39 vacuum wiper motor?

Can you post the instructions you have please?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 07:47 AM
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Views: 489
Posted By glennpm
Re: What lube for '39 vacuum wiper motor?

... and a couple of patent office documents:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 07:20 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By glennpm
Re: What lube for '39 vacuum wiper motor?

I just found this great article on "Lubricating the Vacuum Wiper Motor". My motor is very stiff so I'll be just oiling using Marvel Mystery Oil, MMO, I know it is good for the leather in my Columbia...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 03:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By glennpm
Re: What lube for '39 vacuum wiper motor?

Thanks Tubman that makes good sense.

Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By glennpm
Re: What lube for '39 vacuum wiper motor?

Hi Pete,

I wondered about just pulling the hose as you did but didn’t think it would work since it drawing air away from the motor,i.e. vacuum line. In my 40 pulling the motor would not be easy.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 655
Posted By glennpm
Re: Brake flaring tool & tube straightener suggestions

John has a good suggestion in using a section of angle iron. Unroll it into the “throat” noting that you might have to add a shim or to over bend it to make it straight/flat. I did something similar...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 655
Posted By glennpm
Re: Brake flaring tool & tube straightener suggestions

Hi,


I bought a barely use Blue Point (Snap-on) double flarer from Ebay several years ago. The Lisle looks similar. Mine works great with no slippage and makes excellent double flares. You can...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-29-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Thanks Skidmarks,


... and regarding another fun video from Mart:


https://fordbarn.com/forum/showpost.php?p=1554401&postcount=12


and the one showing the bending of the spring perch:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-29-2020, 06:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Hi Skidmarks,

You’ve got me curious about the “pilot”. Did you make a bung with a center hole that was hammered into the bearing end? I wonder if a large diameter cone at the tail stock would...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Re. Cracks, Definite yes on insuring a radius
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Thank you!

I like the thinness of it.

Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Hi,

Do you know what the dimensions of John Connolly’s sleeve are? I’d like to have that so I could ask the shop about how much grinding is involved although as said, setup time would take the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 01:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

I didn’t even think of Boothbay and I’ve gone all through the shops there. And I have the WW&F narrow gauge museum in my own Town !!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Thanks for the contact info and the lathe dimensions!

Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Re: Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Yes, and I wouldn’t even consider cutting and reselling the hangers. We have a lot of diesel powered ships here so the shop I referenced may have the capability. I haven’t contacted them yet.
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 541
Posted By glennpm
Maine Machine Shop to Replace wheel Bearing Races?

Hi,


I'm planning on removing the 1940 rearend from my 32 in the months to come to do a variety of jobs on it. One of the tasks I may do is replace the wheel bearing race or races depending on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 721
Posted By glennpm
Re: Floor jack won't release under load, any ideas?

Did you recently top off the fluid in the jack? I've had this happen to me if the jack was over-filled. Remove the fill plug without a load on the jack, jack it up and the excess fluid will get...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By glennpm
Re: Isky cam

Here you go. I have a Max 1 and got this card with it many years ago. I have also posted this on this site a few times.


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 03-16-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By glennpm
Torque Tube Fluid Seal - Bruce's Rod Shop

I did get in touch with Bruce's Rod Shop, it seems they were having trouble with getting inquiries deliverer to them. A call did it and I have a seal on the way to me so no longer looking.


Glenn...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-10-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,102
Posted By glennpm
Re: new bottom radiator hose leaking

I like to use "Constant Torque" hose clamps. they are smooth all around the ID and with Belleville spring washers, adjust to cold to hot temperatures.

...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By glennpm
Re: Right Tail light & rumble step plate bracket

Hi, I trimmed my repro light bracket so that it would nest inside the rumble step bracket as show.


Glenn
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