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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-13-2022, 10:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,614
Posted By copgib
Re: Storing restored model A without a garage or carport

Pdgx, where can you get the CarCapsule and what is the price to get one? Thanks Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-13-2022, 06:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,614
Posted By copgib
Re: Storing restored model A without a garage or carport

Your best bet is ask your friend who has inside storage to keep it for you. Anything kept outside will draw rats and other insects and make a disaster of your nice car. Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,861
Posted By copgib
Re: Overheating 1930 Model A

JoeMarine, from an old retired Navy man, I would recommend a Berg Radiator. I was given the same advice when I had a overheating problem with my 1930 Model A Coupe. A Bergs Radiator has never let me...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,133
Posted By copgib
Re: hoky fixs

I found body panels held on only with bondo no welding.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-03-2021, 07:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,375
Posted By copgib
Re: 31 five window value

Looks like a great project. Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-10-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,395
Posted By copgib
Re: Tech help with model A cabin space.

I have a 1930 Model A Coupe and I am 6ft tall with size 13 shoes. I cut the package tray back and that gave me about 3 to 4 inches more leg room. You would be surprised what a few extra inches will...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-05-2021, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By copgib
Re: Radiator

Dougs, I bought my Bergs radiator by calling by phone and ordering that way. Sorry don't remember the phone number. Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2021, 10:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By copgib
Re: Gano Filter

I to bought the clear Gano filter. It has collected some small particles from the engine before it reached my new radiator. Well worth the money.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,351
Posted By copgib
Re: Have " A" Great Veterans Day

USN ' 1972-1992 (20-years)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,484
Posted By copgib
Re: New member and project

Real good score! Looking forward to see what you do to it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-30-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,854
Posted By copgib
Re: I made my 75 Birthday - Hooray

Happy birthday hope you have many more! Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-02-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By copgib
Re: Checking the Horn Circcuit

Good luck Jim you have my vote!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-21-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By copgib
Re: Sport Coupe Fabric Top

If you go to Mafca.com they do sell a dvd on installing Model A Top material. Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-19-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,181
Posted By copgib
Re: *** Annual MAFCA Voting for Directors ***

Jim you have my vote. Getting ready to send it in with renewal.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-17-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,816
Posted By copgib
Re: U-haul open trailer

Bob when I brought my Model A Coupe from Texas to Florida I used an open UHaul trailer also. What I did was tape cardboard on the front window, headlights and grill area. Believe me on the freeway...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2020, 09:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,039
Posted By copgib
Re: Save it or drive it

I think everyone feels a different way. I am restoring my 1930 Model A but I plan to drive it as much as I can weather allowing. You will find guys that they are serious about showing there car at...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,229
Posted By copgib
Re: Best in class head

Now that is a ex-Navy man talking, Olongapo.
Forum: Model-A 07-17-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 536
Posted By copgib
Looking for 1930 Model A Tools

I am trying to get the correct tools for a tool box for my 1930 Model A. If you have any for sale please email me on what you have with picture and price including shipping. I have a few tools...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-17-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 971
Posted By copgib
Re: Moto meter and wings

Hey Digger I just saw that Wescotts Auto might have them. Go to there website and check them out. www.wescottsauto.com
I believe they are on page C-28 of there catalog. Good luck! Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 867
Posted By copgib
Re: Iron Winfield heads in regular production.

What will you be asking for them?? Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,356
Posted By copgib
Re: A ride to the general store - 31 Town Sedan drone video

Very nice video, you did an excellent job! Hugh
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-27-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 46,454
Posted By copgib
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,577
Posted By copgib
Re: To rebuild or not to rebuild - that is the question.

I to would drive it and get to know it well. A compression test will give you some idea of the condition of the engine. I am in the process of restoring my 1930 Model A Coupe and things are getting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,074
Posted By copgib
Re: 30 or 31? Or?

CC-MO, I have a 1930 Ford Coupe and it was a barn find. I am in the process of restoring it and I have found different year parts throughout the car. Back in the day I am sure many Model A owners...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,267
Posted By copgib
Re: Some advice and checks

Excellent work, some fine tuning and I think you will have it. You have computer knowledge I only wished I had. Good Luck! Hugh
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