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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By updraught
LED tail light coverup

From Speedway. Haven't tried it.

https://www.speedwaymotors.com/the-toolbox/led-tail-light-protip/29035
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 899
Posted By updraught
Re: Front and Rear Spring Restoration

It says here that UFO's are attracted to power lines.

https://www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=326877

Grease is so yesterday anyway.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By updraught
Re: Roadster Door Knob

Thanks.

Snyders has a bit more under closed car

https://www.snydersantiqueauto.com/inside-door-knob
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By updraught
Re: Roadster Door Knob

I've only seen round brass ones in the wild.

What does the larest JS say for Canadian ones?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,245
Posted By updraught
Re: Kwik Poly

So, what do I use to hold my teeth in now?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By updraught
Re: Roadster Door Knob

They are Vintique. Buy them on eBay.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 603
Posted By updraught
Re: Meaning of btt on Swap Meet

Before I Take it to the Trash
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-13-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 678
Posted By updraught
Constructing an engine 1930's

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ieF3d_YBUh4

Notice the cork clutch in the end assembly.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,018
Posted By updraught
Re: Modern post manufacture shock absorbers

https://www.oks-germany.com/en/products/oks-521-mos-bonded-coating-air-hardening-spray/

This seems to be an air hardening molly spray. Anything the dust doesn't stick to would be good here, as...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 844
Posted By updraught
Re: brake linings

Soft lining work well on anything for everyday use from what I've found.

As far as I know hard linings are only good for racing where the temperatures can be kept up. Soft linings for me on drum...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2019, 02:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,006
Posted By updraught
Re: Common Wealth Engines

See post 22

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=47195&highlight=engine+colour&showall=1
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,425
Posted By updraught
Re: Seat belts - to be or not to be?

Please post photos of bodies that have separated rom frames.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2019, 05:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,425
Posted By updraught
Re: Seat belts - to be or not to be?

Probably after the airbags

https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSMrMK1c0f8KHG2E5uSOddOrM4jnUMVCam_Sow0LuK1VU8uWCqo
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,006
Posted By updraught
Re: Common Wealth Engines

When I was young and purchased a copy of the JS it said to use green.

This was most perplexing as I had never seen green on an engine.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2019, 01:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,018
Posted By updraught
Re: Modern post manufacture shock absorbers

If you measure the compressed and extended length of those front shocks someone might be able to find one of the VW shocks to fit. The Model T guys seem to use those.
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-10-2019, 01:04 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,425
Posted By updraught
Re: Seat belts - to be or not to be?

How to make a bulls eye in laminated glass.
http://www.vol1brooklyn.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Boston_auto_wrecks_1930s_13.jpg

Usual hoons
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGh_j388ua8
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2019, 01:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,238
Posted By updraught
Re: OD power loss

Might be worth checking the overdrive for stiffness first, and oil.

Take the plugs out of the engine, put one back wheel up on an axle stand, 3rd gear, no overdrive and see how easy it turns over...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-07-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 606
Posted By updraught
Re: unknown transmission. model A?

Might be out of something like this. Big block 8 or 10 hp.

https://www.justcars.com.au/cars-for-sale/1949-ford-prefect-ute/JCW5022907
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By updraught
Re: Brake floaters

Here's a diagram.

http://constructionmanuals.tpub.com/14273/img/14273_257_1.jpg

http://constructionmanuals.tpub.com/14273/css/Brake-Shoe-Energization-256.htm
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2019, 01:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 439
Posted By updraught
Re: New Car Sales Brochure

It says early to me because of the "new coupe", which generally wasn't sold here.


However, I gather, that a handfull of cars were fully imported in the very early days including 1 or 2 coupes....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 439
Posted By updraught
New Car Sales Brochure

I take it this is the Australian/Export brochure?
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2019, 05:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By updraught
Re: New Windfield Cast Iron Head Feedback ?

Where are you planning on purchasing it from?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2019, 06:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,627
Posted By updraught
Re: Why the Model A

Cheap.

Goes better sideways in the mud after the body falls off.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2019, 06:38 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,913
Posted By updraught
Re: Gas today-can you beat this?

$0.59 for LPG per litre for the last tank.
I gather we are set to become the biggest LNG exporters, not much oil here.

Those oil sands in Canada look like something from a Baz Luhrmann film...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2019, 06:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 607
Posted By updraught
Re: Model A Parking Brake build

Looks more like a T.

http://www.mtfca.com/discus/messages/599638/697356.html?1480563569
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