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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-17-2021, 10:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,512
Posted By Hitman
Re: Hagerty insurance ?

Nothing unusual here. Iím sure others were named in the suit that you havenít mentioned. Typical lawsuit, name anyone and everyone attached, theyíre just figuring out who is going to pay. Hagerty was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-27-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Hitman
Re: Mode A Piston expander/ knurling tool to Buy

I actually, fully understand knurling, but you personally donít know me, so Iíll assume you are not talking to me directly. Knurling is outdated technology from the time when new pistons were of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-27-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 999
Posted By Hitman
Re: Mode A Piston expander/ knurling tool to Buy

Don’t use these tools, it’s simply a bandaid tool. Like saw dust in the rear end.

Get a new piston or set of pistons, ball hone the cylinders and put it together. Pistons are relatively cheap,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-18-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By Hitman
Re: Ceramic finishes

On what? Paint, bearings, pistons, glass....?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-16-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,179
Posted By Hitman
Re: Drake Free Shipping:

You should get into the business and fill the void!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-11-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By Hitman
Re: Truck info

No wood is used. Snyder’s makes and sells the seat springs.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-09-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 594
Posted By Hitman
Re: 35 / 36 roadster side curtain & bracket sack interest?

I"m potentially interested. I have a phaeton.

What color canvas are you going to use?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2020, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By Hitman
Re: Trojan plug

My original red head has white lettering.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,877
Posted By Hitman
Re: flathead engine stand

Do you have an extra one of those? Iíve been looking for the KRW version.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-15-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,224
Posted By Hitman
Re: '29 CC PU assembly confusion

I donít see how you are wrong. There are two holes on each side in the cabs for the A and AA frame as you stated earlier. The A frame only has holes for the outside holes.

The inner holes do not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,263
Posted By Hitman
Re: Supply chain woes

No. This issue is across the board, and international. Just as the pandemic is. Itís hitting lumber, appliances, computers and nearly every industry. Some are more demand than supplies, others are...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,941
Posted By Hitman
Re: commercial color list for 1929

Here's a picture from a year or two ago, but the last time it was in the sun. It's more complete now, but buried in the garage. The splash apron is black to give you contrast to the blue.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,941
Posted By Hitman
Re: commercial color list for 1929

Gunmetal Blue is a misnomer, it's more of a green. All of the 29' commercial colors are green based, and look green when on a car in the sun. Most people confuse the greens for Rock Moss, but...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,246
Posted By Hitman
Re: Patching Inner Tubes

Tubes are so cheap, I'd rather have the peace of mind with a new tube. Especially on a motorcycle!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2020, 10:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,169
Posted By Hitman
Re: What's up with Fastenal Blue Line freight?

Okay! Fordbarn doesnít control Fastenal. Call Fastenal
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Hitman
Re: Accessory E. Brake Release Handle

Look closely, this won’t work on an A without modification.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,572
Posted By Hitman
Re: Wisdom of Stopping Engine by Choking It Out

Lots of armchair opinions within, and yet these cars have managed to survive 90 years with all sorts of abuse and neglect.

Choking the engine to kill it will do absolutely no harm to the engine,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 992
Posted By Hitman
Re: 160-A Standard Fordor?

I like the ramp truck!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Hitman
Re: Phaeton Top Bows

Try wescottsauto.com They list phaeton bows at $1400, he posts on here with Wescott in his user name.

http://www.westcottsauto.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,405
Posted By Hitman
Re: Solution for audio system in model A?

Since you’ll use your phone and Bluetooth, I’d go this route:

https://www.loudluggageco.com

Nothing to hide, no wires to run, plus it will be a cool conversation piece.
Forum: Model-A 05-21-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 485
Posted By Hitman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-15-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,518
Posted By Hitman
Re: Radiator.... Mac's What say you?

You get what you pay for. Your time is worth something too, so R&Ring various radiators for trial isn’t worth my time or money. Buy a quality radiator and be done with it. Time is money.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By Hitman
Re: Board-Feet

I have lots of original 36í pieces , none of them are laminated. I have some NOS 35-36 wood, they are not laminated. I have original 35-36 top bows, they are not laminated.

I know there are some...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-10-2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By Hitman
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,717
Posted By Hitman
Re: Use of avgas?

Because, like you, Iím not always near my preferred gas station when I need gas. Airports are difficult to access if you donít show up in an airplane, so coordinating an 8 gallon fill up takes time...
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