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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 30,079
Posted By boo
Re: The Death Wobble

i had a 34 ford in 1957 that had the wobles and i just drove it with the right tire off the road on the sholder and the shimmy stopped SIMPLE
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,239
Posted By boo
Re: Columbia for an A

just bought a nice one out of a 1934 for $500, have 2 others in v-8 cars, love them, have 4.11 in one and 4.44's in the other.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By boo
model A & b 4spd. trensmission different?

i have a bad model A 4spd w/ hogs head housing and a good model B 4spd w/hogs head, will the B trans bolt to the A hogshead and work in my A chassis???
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 954
Posted By boo
160 deg. thermostat questions

i'm puting a hot water heater in my A, non presurized radiator. inlet to heater out of water neck on head. WILL the unpresurized system push water throw the heater?? i thought about using a 160...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,069
Posted By boo
Re: Model B distributor

when i rebuilt my B dist a couple yrs ago i put in new weights some one made that was supposed to change the advance to run better, anyone else use these weights??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,388
Posted By boo
Re: Boo's Model A

GEE RICH i should hire you as my agent...the buggy was built in 1938 and improved over the years the owned was a judge in town, never married, this was his love, it has all kinds of compartments and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,544
Posted By boo
Re: Just what is a touring cam

i have a ''B'' cam in my 29, it runs good. i wanted a B cam for another A i was building, called HARVEY CRANE [CRANE CAMS] to see if he could regrind an A cam to B specs,Harvey went into a long...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-25-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,099
Posted By boo
Re: Mitchell Over Drive 26% or 36%

put a borg warner in my 29 w/3.78 rear and 21'' tiers, was a dog, couldn't use the OD untill i switched to 16''wires and 6:00 tires, lowered the ratio perfect, run all over NC mountains.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-25-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,774
Posted By boo
Re: F100 Steering by Randy

1998 i bought a 29 phaeton over the phone and had Mel go to look at what i had bought, said it needed some work so i had Mel take it to his shop,rebuilt the front end w/F100 steering, his borg...
Forum: Model-A 05-28-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 228
Posted By boo
28-29 windshield frame & 30-31 stone guard

WANTED 28-29 closed car wndshield frame. what do you have??? stone guard for 30-31 can have rust. these are ''florida palmetto jumpers''. google that, the one that comes up is mine, that is it in...
Forum: Early V8 04-29-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By boo
sell, 1934 ford engine complete

just pulled the engine out of my 34 rdst. best that i can tell, and others that have looked at it is that it is a 34 engine, cast iron heads turns freely, has what looks like a diafram clutch??. the...
Forum: Model-A 12-14-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 207
Posted By boo
Want 1930-1 cowl

looking for a 1930-1 cowl w/windshield & good tank for a doodlbug i'm building for grandkids. 772 287 1756 Boo
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,963
Posted By boo
Re: EZ Steer vs. F100 Steering Modification

HAD mEL WORK ON MY 29, PUT HIS F100 BOX, CAST BRAKE DRMS, AND HIS BORGWARNER OVERDRIVE IN MY MODEL a THEN DROVE IT FROM CAL. TO fl, WVERYTHING WORKED FINE EXCEPT THE ENGINE, HAD TO LEAVE CAR IN az...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 960
Posted By boo
Have chassis ,need body

TODAY got my 30 complete chassis w/fenders hood rad rnsbds bumpers motor trans etc.. was driven into a hotrod shop and all the wanted was the coupe body, now i need a body, or a cowl so i can make a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-05-2017, 07:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,432
Posted By boo
Re: what makes a A'er

updraught,they were quail hunters, the car is still exactly as in this 1947 pix, even the grarley gas line , will post a pix soon i hope, car was used by boy scouts for camping, etc all oldtimers in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-04-2017, 10:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,946
Posted By boo
Re: Barn Find of Model A ENGINES

i just gave a friend 3 complete engines, 2 4 spd trans, 2 worm drive rears, front end w/big truck lug pattern w/ 20'' wires. going to build a swamp buggy,part was from my wifes old hunting buggy....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-04-2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,432
Posted By boo
Re: what makes a A'er

learned to drive in one in 1953,bucked like a bull, could only touck gas petal with my toe. had lots of A's sence have one it took years to get a judge died and i finaly got his A hunting buggy, was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2017, 09:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,412
Posted By boo
Re: Need info on engle cam

called engle cams in cal, they had no records of them making 4 cyl cams , gave me # of person who might kno, he didn't kno either,was told that in 30's-40's jack engle would grind special cams for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,412
Posted By boo
Re: Need info on engle cam

Rex, sorry i don't kno Pete??? need more info.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2017, 10:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,412
Posted By boo
Need info on engle cam

i have an ENGLE #4 cam, had it about 44 years, finaly going to use it. anyone have any info on this cam? it's ground on a 5 bering shaft.Harvy Crane [CRANE CAMS]had a list of 100's of model A cams...
Forum: Early V8 02-22-2017, 09:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 371
Posted By boo
1940-48 parts sale

1940 dlx grill-$95, splash aprons $65 pr, new 40 dlx grill sides $180 pr. 40 trk bumper rear brackets $95, earlier transmission $75, 40-48 trans $100. other parts, from a friends estate. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-05-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,720
Posted By boo
Re: Progressive linkage vs straight linkage on a 2x2 manifold

have the same setup on my T-v8 , orig slngshot w/94's w/ progressive link. w/secondary carb, charlie price [vintage speed] set it up. haven't had it running yet .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2016, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
Posted By boo
Re: price for running chassis???

what i was going to build is a wood buckboard type runabout. another friend has donated a 29 cowl, will make a hood to fit. am running out of MANGO seasons to start looking for parts to build one,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-20-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,554
Posted By boo
price for running chassis???

a friend is going to build a hotrod for a guy. it is a running ,driving 1930 coupe, he is going to just take the body off, leave hood, rad. fenders r. bds, etc. its a real decent car.what should i...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,055
Posted By boo
Re: Parts prices are killing our hobby

today i was looking at my unfinished pri=ojects, 34 rdstr, all body wk don and 15 yrs of collecting all the right parts, don't kno if i have time to finnish it. 1935 indy car ""kenan wynns car"" much...
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