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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,010
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Re: XXXX it !!!!!!! Crabs ????

The lincoln V12 is two six cylinder ignitions overlapped from each other , bank to bank ...And uses a odd fire splayed crankshaft as well....

This one dont have any numbers for a lincoln build i...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 484
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Igniton gureu's...next step/questions

On a car thats been sitting for a long time i would jumper in a 12 bolt battery and try that , it has to spin AND make spark. Temp jumper of the resistor is a ok thing as well.....once running then...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-08-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Flathead "spark knock" ???????

Been building these ignitions for many, many years and have had very very few issues with spark knock !!!
At approx 9-1 compression ratios and todays fuel ( actually very good) its just pretty damn...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-08-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,010
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
XXXX it !!!!!!! Crabs ????

Ok we have been on the throttle trying to get caught up after being sick. The team is on the money with Terry tearing them down blasting and getting them on my bench to assemble. Jake has been...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-04-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Rebuilding Early FORD V8 Distributor

You act like i did that on purpose ???;):rolleyes::D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-04-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Rebuilding Early FORD V8 Distributor

And now that we are discussing, he could have cleaned the entire insides up just a bit....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-04-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Rebuilding Early FORD V8 Distributor

Atta boy !!!!!!! Good job on the video......
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-30-2019, 04:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,050
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Carbon build up inside intake bores?

And Lawrie said :

straight valves and guides with the seals on the inlets and bronze liners, that engine has done about 70000 klms ,uses no oil runs great.

The answer i believe ......
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 10-28-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 963
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Wood spoke VS wire spoke rims

Snyder auto sells new wire wheels , worth every dime of it .:eek::)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: 53 flathead

A defective condensor will do the same thing .....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 604
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Type nuts used for 42-48 ignition coil wires

Heres what i found at my place this morning. The brass slotted nuts are 8/32 and they fit all the 32-41 coils i have laying around here ,,,,But they also fit the 42-48 Crab contact piece as well,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 604
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Type nuts used for 42-48 ignition coil wires

PM yer address and i will mail ya a couple of each size .....have a few ...:eek:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Lube ??

Used to do it to all we built, then after a few hundred decided it was more trouble than its worth. The orginal design seems to work forever. I lube the bushing very well and when removing the plug i...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Lube ??

We been having the camera wars between my Canon 16. meg and my grandsons I-Phone etc......I think i am winning but maybe not ????????Damn technologies ......
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Lube ??

the pertronix doesnt have a load on the cam so its more than likely lube free.....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Lube ??

Finally got it figured out (thanks to you ), as a trainer for Allen Testproducts and then Linder Fuel Injection i always used the biggest slide view i could get for better explanation. Hated those...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Thanks Third Generation Automotive!!!

Thanks JM for the comments. I have always tryed to work with my competition saying i dont have any competition. Just industry friends !!!.
Mike at Gen 3 purchased one of my first electronic crabs (...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 312
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: HT Lead Coil to adaptor on Distributor. 39 Coupe.

Carbon wire is allowed 1000 ohms per inch with a 22 inch wire being allowed 22,000 ohms and still withing spec. The makers used to sell a machine ( or give them to shops) to check these wires with ,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-23-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Thanks Third Generation Automotive!!!

Got it , they have been pretty good quality so far .....thanks for the service , saves me some time over all for sure . :eek:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-23-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Thanks Third Generation Automotive!!!

I have been using the new Crab Distributor plate and had ran out, Mike didnt have any more. He mailed me last week as he had found a new supply.
What a time saver , comes with new bushing and spring...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-22-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Thanks Charlie NY....

My friend Richie built a flathead out of a 39 Ford he bought . (Hes a well known sprint car engine builder in Indy with a in house dyno room etc..)
After the build we put the engine on the dyno and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: SWAP MEET Nov 3rd 2019 Brookville, OH

Planning on driving over from Indy , we do early Ford V8 ignition , anyone need anything special ?????:eek::eek::):):D:D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 880
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: advance curves

Theres very little adjustment to timing available , run it as is .....:eek:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,021
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Re: Dwell ???

I havent done any for a while , will check on pricing etc......what size....??
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-21-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 605
Posted By BUBBAS IGNITION
Lube ??

Customers unit for test only. Unit was so dry my distributor machine didnt want to turn it , points are oxidized from setting etc.
Clean , lube with Mobil 1 wheel bearing grease and Marvel oil ,...
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