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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 10:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 241
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Spindle Arm Nut

There were two types of nuts used in this area...one with a shoulder, one without. Not sure which one you need.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 08:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Painting Model A/AA Hubs and Backing Plates

I do not know what "Brake Caliper" spray paint is...I try to use one good brand of paint.

If it says Gloss Black...then go for it.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 08:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Painting Model A/AA Hubs and Backing Plates

Thanks Jim.

When I think of the hub being dipped, I wonder what kind of item they used to mask off the inside OR was the inside painted also. I have never really noticed black paint on the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 03:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 703
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Biggest scare in a Model A

1981...going North on Highway 97 into Bend, OR in my newly restored 1929 Standard Coupe after driving it to California thus heading back to Walla Walla, WA...

I had the steering ball replaced on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 03:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By Steve Plucker
Painting Model A/AA Hubs and Backing Plates

The correct finish for painting Model A/AA Hubs and Backing Plates is...Gloss Black...Is that correct?

Thank you.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Bumper Arm A-17754-D vs. AA-17754-B difference?R

Might want to get with Neil Wilson on this one so you are not guessing. he may have the answer you need.

If you have all of Neils research (The Double Aer)...You may find your answer here:

...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Door sill numbers

Here you go Ed...

http://plucks329s.org/pdf/assyplants/AssemblyPlantb.pdf

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: 1929 Cabriolet door window parts

Thanks...I will let my friend know.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-05-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: 1929 Cabriolet door window parts

Yes and everything else Robert.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-05-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By Steve Plucker
1929 Cabriolet door window parts

I have a friend who has an mid 1929 Cabriolet. He is minus all the parts to complete the door window assemblies, right and left.

Are these parts avaliable through the repro parts houses?

Just...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Riveting steel rivets...

Thanks Neil...that is what I thought.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 334
Posted By Steve Plucker
Riveting steel rivets...

What is the rule of thumb when it comes to riveting steel rivets?

If I were riveting a 1/4 inch diameter steel rivet to connect two pieces of metal together...would/should the shank of the rivet...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,776
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: The Latest Scam

Whatever you do...if they ask "is so and so there" or if they say "are you so and so"...DO NOT SAY "YES"!.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 394
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: early/late steering gear swap

Your 1928 steering wheel is splined within the hole...Is it not?

Therefore, the steering shaft must be splined to fit the steering wheel.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Original Condensers

How about some photos of original condensers?

Thanks.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-03-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Original Condensers

So what are some key factors/features to look for to signify that one is looking at an original Model A Ford condenser?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-02-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By Steve Plucker
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: 1929 Ford Model A trunk deck prop

I would send it back and tell them to make the damn thing right!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: 1929 Ford Model A trunk deck prop

This shows what you need and how to attach it.

http://www.plucks329s.org/pdf/studies/TRUNK_INSTRUCTIONS_%20PART_1A.pdf

Maybe it was put together wrong or is bent..They should fit though with no...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 393
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: 1928 Businessman's Coupe

Just how "late" in 1928 is this Business Coupe?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 819
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: 1929 Hood Latches won't reach

Are you using reproduction hood hooks?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Rear backing plate bolts too long,did search.

Try this 37 Coupe...Maybe this will explain your problem...

http://www.plucks329s.org/pdf/studies/FORDS%20WAY%20THE%20REAR%20GREASE%20BAFFLES.pdf

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-28-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 675
Posted By Steve Plucker
The 1930 Deluxe Tudor Sedan...

According to the Assembly Type Records for 1930, there were only 364 Deluxe Tudor Sedans that were assembled at The Rouge in Dearborn. and 71 in Canada.

Over the years since, I think many 1930...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2019, 06:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 956
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Building a Travel Toolkit

I got to ask and I am sure once it is said I for sure will know but what is a "t bone wrench"?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 956
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Building a Travel Toolkit

If you are by yourself, include a current MARC and MAFCA Membership booklet with the items mentioned above. Trust me...those booklets DO COME IN HANDY WHEN YOU NEED HELP!

Pluck
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