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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-22-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 733
Posted By KGS
Re: 1936 cabriolet

I've read a couple of his works but not that one. Thanks for the info.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2019, 07:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 733
Posted By KGS
Re: 1936 cabriolet

Interesting marketing approach.
Anyone know what or who (whom?) are the "400"?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-18-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By KGS
Re: Fan hub

Ford originally recommended regular motor oil, but changed that later to 85-90 weight gear oil. The same gear oil used in your transmission.
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-06-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 825
Posted By KGS
Re: How much brake line does it take to do an old Ford?

The Ford brake lines were made from steel sheet that was copper plated on both sides. Then rolled into tubing which resulted in tubing that had copper plating on the inside and the outside. This was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-06-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 825
Posted By KGS
Re: How much brake line does it take to do an old Ford?

Tim, Have you called Roy Nacewicz about his brake lines?

He has repro'd the original Ford copper/steel/copper brakes lines.
I'm sure he can fill your needs or at least give you some good info....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 915
Posted By KGS
Re: Painting Banjo Steering Wheel

Not permitted in California...;)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-19-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 327
Posted By KGS
Re: 1941 Ford woodie door latch repair

Gotham Auto Parts bought a great amount of Joblot's inventory. James formally of Joblot, and was the go to guy there, is now at Gotham and may well be the owner. James can be reached at 718-878-3699 ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-19-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 533
Posted By KGS
Re: Axle position 34 ford

The changes were made in 1935. Major change from 1934.


Riding comfort was the chief reason to change the spring location and size.
In 1935, Ford moved the front spring forward about 4 inches....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-17-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 623
Posted By KGS
Re: Your 2018 Christmas wish list

Get out of that winter in the UP after Christmas and go to Kissimmee
for the best Christmas present ever!


http://www.stallion51.com/
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,264
Posted By KGS
Re: All Alaskian Barners

Is the Captain Cook still there and intact?
We spent a lot of time there on layovers.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-28-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 740
Posted By KGS
Re: Drake shocks and Sway Bar kits

Hey Gary, good to see you back! Still have the Stude pickup?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-07-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,274
Posted By KGS
Re: That Snowmobile in the Classifieds!

Early V8 swap meet. Type snowmobile in the search function.


https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=254292&highlight=snowmobile
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,479
Posted By KGS
Re: Revisiting head stud removal. Ugh!!!!!!

This is from "Rumbleseats Flathead Tips" by the late great Paul Garrigan.


REMOVING STUDS: There are several methods Ive used with varying degrees of


success over the years. I continually...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 782
Posted By KGS
Re: dual action fuel pump

I believe that the double action pump was standard on
Fords equipped with overdrive or automatic transmissions.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,098
Posted By KGS
Re: fuel pump push rod hole and electic fuel pump

If you have a '48 8BA truck engine or an early '49 car or truck 8BA engine, it probably does not have a bushing and there is a fairly large opening for the oil to lube the fuel pump push rod. The...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 816
Posted By KGS
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,713
Posted By KGS
Re: My most recent acquisistion

Mike, where do you find the "Ford Specs" for ride height? Are they available for other years, say '39?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 528
Posted By KGS
Re: Gasket goons sept 8 in PA

Sep 9th, 2017

City/State
Hellertown, Pennsylvania

Hours

Saturday 8:00am 6:00pm
Rain Date: September 10th
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 867
Posted By KGS
Re: Oil line

Wow, thanks for that input. I wasn't aware that it was a passageway cast into the block. Just goes to show that ya don't know what ya don't know.
Sorry for the misguidance...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 867
Posted By KGS
Re: Oil line

Since your engine is in the machine shop, maybe the machinist could drill and tap a hole in the block on the left side, just above the pan rail, for the oil return line like the 8BA blocks had from...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2018, 05:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,001
Posted By KGS
Re: 41 Flathead try to get her started

[QUOTE=Verns41;1645264]TO . Everything looks right. The positive grounds to the FW with the ground strap and the negative terminates to the left side of the solenoid and the right side goes to the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-26-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,973
Posted By KGS
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-20-2018, 06:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,255
Posted By KGS
Re: 2nd Try Posting Dearborn Grand Nationals Pictures

Craig, No, we're not on facebook. I did use V8Coopman's suggestion and
immediately clicked on a photo and was able to see them.
Thanks for the great views of the cars and thanks to DD for the tip....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,255
Posted By KGS
Re: 2nd Try Posting Dearborn Grand Nationals Pictures

It allows me to see the pic for about 2 seconds then it covers them with a demand to sign in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,250
Posted By KGS
Re: Need help deciding 36 Coupe color

Near as I can tell, Tacoma Cream was not a '36 color except for the pin stripe.
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