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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,121
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Looking for a frame front diagonal

I agree, If I couldn't find a replacement, I intended to weld one up from three pieces. I thought it would look a lot better if I could use an OEM piece.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,121
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Looking for a frame front diagonal

You can see in this picture how much of the drivers side front X frame has been cut away. I need to put it back just like the passenger side.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,121
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Looking for a frame front diagonal

I may have to do that, THe only problem for me, is that I live out in Cattle country. (it's a 50 mile jaunt to a McDonalds) No such thing as a metal shop around here. It would still involve...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,121
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Looking for a frame front diagonal

I have decided to abandon the all original approach and go with something more driveable.

I purchased a 39 ford frame that had been converted to hotchkiss rear end and Mustang 2 rack and pinion....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-16-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,121
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Looking for a frame front diagonal

yes, I need one of the forward X members. (i.e. 1/4 of the x frame) I don't care which side. I don't need any brake parts
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-16-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,121
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Looking for a frame front diagonal

I need a front diagonal from a 35-40 ford frame. The one that goes from the outside frame to the center and has the brake levers attached to it. Doesn't matter to me if it is the right or left...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2017, 02:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 14,367
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Replacing axle seals 39 ford

The seals I bought from the guy were aftermarket items made to keep the rear end oil in the rear end. Just an easier installation. I installed them, which was simple and nothing has driped since...
Forum: Early V8 03-13-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,970
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 38 ford frame

Frame has been sold Thanks
Forum: Early V8 02-16-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,970
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 38 ford frame

35 to 40 on cars 35-41 on pickups

Ya beat me by a few seconds Fordy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,569
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Anyone from michigan?

What year? I went to Warren high Class of 67 Lived in Mason Mi most of my life Retired to Missouri in 2002
Forum: Early V8 02-16-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,970
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 38 ford frame

Yes I still have it here.
Forum: Early V8 08-23-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 35-40 front end

Found one here in Missouri Thanks
Forum: Early V8 08-20-2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 35-40 front end

Not yet, PM sent
Forum: Early V8 08-01-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 35-40 front end

Thanks for the reply, any idea of the cost to ship? its 650 miles to Vienna Mo
Forum: Early V8 07-31-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
35-40 front end

Im in need of a 35-40something front end. hub to hub with spring and wishbone in mid america. Anybody converted to something else and have one laying around? condition not real important.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-07-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 538
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Magic dragon got me thinking

Went to the Magic Dragon street meet in Lake of the ozarks over the weekend 1100 registered hot rods and antique cars. quite a show. It got me thinking about putting together something using...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-07-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,418
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: 35 roadster doesn't ride or drive very good

Usually a car that wanders needs more toe in.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-01-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 15,205
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: More panel trucks please :)

Does anyone make fiberglass rear fenders for a panel truck? I couldn't find any for mine. I ended up buying a set of NOS steel fenders
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-09-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,021
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Car related PRANKS !

The best one I ever saw was a protection from other kids bothering you at the drive in (with your girl) you wrapped a wire around a spark plug and let it hang down almost to the ground and then tied...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2011, 05:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,014
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Vintage tow bar

I have a simular tow bar but it doesn;t have the spring. Mine came from a hertz rental place back in the 60's
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-25-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Picture of a tailpipe bracket 39

I just looked at Mac's and they have this one Mine looks like the second picture, So its the front? where does it go?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-25-2011, 05:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Picture of a tailpipe bracket 39

Does anyone have a picture of how the last (rear) tailpipe bracket goes on a 39 pickup? I got a new bracket but I am not sure where it goes.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,374
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Gas tank question 39 ford

Well,

I finished up brazing the lap joint around the tank yesterday.

I found (after a little pratice) that propane and oxygen work fine for brazing. A heck of alot cheaper too.

...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-20-2011, 07:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,374
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Gas tank question 39 ford

I appreciate the offer of a collection, but I think this will work. Of coarse I will monitor it closely, and if for some reason it doen;t work, I will admit it and let everyone know.

When...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2011, 09:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,374
Posted By Gary in Mozarks
Re: Gas tank question 39 ford

Brasing is the way to go. Faster and less distortion. Got 2/3rds the way around it before I ran out of acetelyne. It will have to wait till monday now.
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