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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Marsden nuts

A 1936 did not Originally use marsden nuts. From 1935-41, a 3/8-24 hex nut was used and then from 42 up a 3/8-24 thin marsden but was used. The original 35-41 links with longer threads are hard to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 605
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: need my transmission rebuilt

While I know this post was not created as a "Van Pelt" post, it has rightfully turned into such. If you need a good rebuilder he is your man. Although others may do it for less, and you could attempt...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-10-2019, 12:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 187
Posted By 35fordtn
French flathead camshaft

First off this isnít a typical post of asking what camshaft is best... I am going through a French flathead and am curious if anyone had a spec in the camshafts used in them? If the French flathead...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Ignition points

True that but Iíll still stand behind standard products in the red box, NOT the blue box.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Ignition points

Ahh I see blue streak is still around!! Maybe there are accidentally slipping some blue streaks into echlin boxes?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Ignition points

Jim currently standard only has the standard line, the days of cheap blue streak are gone. I too had to return some echlin sets due to weak spring tension. Since I have been using standard Fd6770 I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Ignition points

Standard owns echlin and the standard Motor products number is Fd6770. Usually available at any big chain store
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 778
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Ford script battery for '40?

Jim’s auto battery gets my kudos. I needed a battery for the Central National Meet for a 32 (same as Model A). They told me 4-8 weeks before it ships, in return I told them I need it within two...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 552
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Stromberg S-jet

Gotta say while on the topic, there is nobody out there that rebuilds them where they look half as beautiful as Uncle Max.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 619
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: 32 rear trans support/torque tube cap bolts

Can you attach a side profile photo of the nuts?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 552
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Stromberg S-jet

Charles,
I have run into this problem as well.. I removed them and used NOS needle/seats and have had zero issues since.. My 33 is my only car with a S-Jet.. It doesnt hang up but I run a heavy...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 619
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: 32 rear trans support/torque tube cap bolts

David,
Castle nuts? I thought they were slotted hex nuts? I ask as I am out and am trying to source some or have them made..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 426
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: New 1932 Fords - Accessory Wheel Trim?

David nailed it as always they sure look like Firestone Air-wheels to me
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,211
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: flatty waterpump issue...(SOLVED)

This hobby would be no fun if there wasn’t problems to solve!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 162
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: 36 dash light knob replacement-need help

Unfortunately you have to break them off
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,211
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: flatty waterpump issue...(SOLVED)

Actually the drake pump is on the right side of the photo. A side by side trail showed no real difference in cooling temperatures... but a side by side with a original did.

Thanks for the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,211
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Dennis Carpenter new flatty waterpump issue...

My reasoning for liking the drakes better is small. I only keep carpenter pumps on hand as I am a carpenter dealer but not a drake dealer. In the attached photos you will see the drake pumps have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,211
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Dennis Carpenter new flatty waterpump issue...

My guess would be the impeller May be hitting the cylinder head. I’ve used drake and carpenter 21 stud pumps with nothing but great results. I do prefer the drake ones over the carpenter pumps
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 381
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: rebuilding a pre-36 steering box - parts interchangeability

You can use a 1935 worm gear, but the 35/36 sector shafts are longer than a 32/34
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 376
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Crab dist shaft brg support breakage

A worn timing gear cover can cause issues as it can allow the cam to thrust forward too far
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,198
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Glove box liner for 36 coupe

No, you can buy direct.. 844-327-5988... FYI Though we are closed for the next 7 days for the Early Ford Central Meet.. Sorry.... We are just a small family business so every trip requires closing...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,198
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Glove box liner for 36 coupe

We’ve got 33 of them in stock and we provided the original sample to the supplier. 35-37 pickup and 37 passenger car will soon be available
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Modern day cosmoline

Fluid film is great as is Gibbs oil I use those both as well. I’ll have to try the other CRC products Tim has suggested
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-19-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 734
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: 1932 Ford Frame

The last time I shipped a heavily rusted 1932 frame the weight was 242 LBS..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-19-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 649
Posted By 35fordtn
Re: Whats the hole for?

The hole in question would be for the antenna. If the car did not have a radio It would have a maroon plug. If I was around my 40 Deluxe, i would have attached a photo
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