Go Back   The Ford Barn > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 230
Posted By Newc
Re: Steering Box Ford 1949 sedan

'49-51 Steering box mount bolts; Note on some occasions V8' ers have found these three thru-frame bolts to be heavily corroded, Please check yours when possible. Newc
Forum: Early V8 02-23-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 124
Posted By Newc
34 Cpe authentic Circle tracker

Yes, fellows: this is the real deal! Last raced the '69-71 season with Pontiac V8 power.. Pulled from the berry patch in '88 and 'restored' as the original Flathead V8 Hardtop it was in the '50s. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2020, 01:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By Newc
Re: New Stromberg 81/97, what a beauty!

Great story on them and the development in SSOS magazine from Charlie Yapp. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-09-2020, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By Newc
Re: 6v bulbs

And if you need an Orange 1154? no longer in production.. The craft stores have some very good Orange glass paint! Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-07-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,494
Posted By Newc
Re: Flatheads breaking off engine stands and falling.

Hi; I have a 59AB that broke and was welded back together.. It was CHEEP! Seems to be ok now, but it did break and fall on previous owner. Hard to see, but there is a bolted plate across the weld-...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-07-2020, 03:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 744
Posted By Newc
Re: Wide 5 Artillery Wheels

Hi again: I use a speedway/jegs adapter and the Ford wheels fit the 5/8" lugs!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-06-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 744
Posted By Newc
Re: Wide 5 Artillery Wheels

Hi; I occasionally buy beater wheels and drill out the 17 rivits and then cut the rim to release the center. Then I can sell the centers for $20 @ at a Swap to fellows who send them to a custom...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-05-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 442
Posted By Newc
Re: Memory Lane..

And get his book!!! "Every deal is Different" I believe. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-05-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,476
Posted By Newc
Re: Bring back auto mechanics class

Hi; shop classes is the place I wanted to be in the 60's. Then the School Board sold off the equipment. Now the district is trying to rebuild, but can't guarentee it won't happen again- the sell...
Forum: Early V8 02-03-2020, 08:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 404
Posted By Newc
Forum: Early V8 01-31-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 404
Posted By Newc
34 coupe circle tracker-Old restored race car

Yessir- this is the genuine article, pulled out of the berry vines in '88 and rebuilt with a new chassis ['34] a '40 59A engine, '39 trans, '39 brakes, and some modern safety equip.It still uses a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-25-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 342
Posted By Newc
Finding OUR stuff on "Late Fords"

Yeh; I have lately been cruizn' the sister posts and finding an interesting bit of OUR Flathead stuff, even cars. So a' heads up' to all, and check out the other Barn classifications, now and then....
Forum: Late V8 01-25-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 123
Posted By Newc
POLICE speedo S Warner dashmount included

This is the REAL deal fellows. It has the needle lock for those speeders evidence and is a take out from the days when the cars were sold with only the radios removed. Not another one ANY where...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 747
Posted By Newc
Re: Flathead Engine Type?

Yep; Merc pumps with the spacers. Maybe a 4" crank Merc?? Does it turn?? Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-22-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,167
Posted By Newc
Re: Loss of Hot Rod Deluxe

Note; these titles were ACTIVELY crying for renewals and new subscribers right up to the deadline!!! newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-21-2020, 12:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,410
Posted By Newc
Re: Christmas in the shop with a project

Hi all; Final show on this post; Got it together and made it to the local car show. Drove on/off trailer and around the parking lot , great fun. The principals who raced this car showed up and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-16-2020, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By Newc
An anchor of RG #10 passed today...

Phil Horine passed after refusing further treatments. He was one of RG # 10's anchors and many times our President. his last show car was a '32 B 4dr Rouge Class car. RIP-- Newc in Oregon
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-16-2020, 09:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By Newc
Re: 1932 Windshield Frame

Hi; I bought a chrome one this Fall on sale and it fits excellently. Very happy with it and that sale price. Newc in Oregon
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 791
Posted By Newc
Re: Vintage stock car

Hi all; I just finished a '34 hardtop re- restoration. Those 'modern' wide five racing hubs and parts are expensive! If the car is to 'tech' and race today it is complicated. Mine is just for show...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2020, 02:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,039
Posted By Newc
Re: Two Piece Oil Pans? When were they made?

Hi all; I restored a low miles '48 Canadian M-37 1/2 ton pickup and it came with a 2 piece pan. All the rest I have seen were on big trucks/COE's too. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2020, 02:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By Newc
Re: torque for master cylinder bolt

Rotorwrench has it down. Aircraft spark plugs use copper washers, and we kept a supply of annealed ones for each job. Trainees got to do it. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,858
Posted By Newc
Re: BULLETT Mustang sold today at Mecum auction for:

And the long term Federal Capital Gains taxes are????? and then the State taxes are???? It doesn't pay to even win money. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,410
Posted By Newc
Re: Christmas in the shop with a project

Well; Hope you all enjoyed this post, I'm beat from wrenching. 44 is back on the ground with a good differential and the brakes all refreshed. As soon as the new fuel cell arrives and the battery...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-31-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,410
Posted By Newc
Re: Christmas in the shop with a project

All Right; Spent the PM wrenching again and got the replacement rear diff installed- Alone-- no help! Learned to hold the universal up with a wire while turning the right drum and pushing it all...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-29-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,410
Posted By Newc
Re: Christmas in the shop with a project

Update; Switched to the broken rear diff problem... Drag racing is not good to old Ford parts. Rear diff quit working some 20 yrs ago.. so got out another diff that was in the donor stash and it...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:48 AM.