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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-04-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 635
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Motor and trans installed today

Nice 36 Tom, milestones for vehicles are great when they happen and makes all that work worth while. A 36 is on "my next" list if a reasonable model A project does not come along.

I use the multi...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-01-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By 39portlander
Re: mercury us monarch

The mercury monarch was a canadian market car, would seem that most radios Ford or Mercury offered for that year would fit the slot dimensions.

I would measure or get measurements from both, then...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-26-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Model T rear axle nut

Using the guidance from Milt Webb aka. "Dr T" on page 47 of his "restoring a ruckstell for a model T" it say's...

"withboth rear wheels on the floor torque the axle nuts to 80 ft.lb. Then, torque...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-25-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,162
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Wheel stands

I bought a set of these several years ago and love them.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-22-2020, 05:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By 39portlander
CLR block flush...

More getting done in this July heat with a block flush after initial "dry" start up and radiator back on and mounted.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-10-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 708
Posted By 39portlander
Re: In these times, Fordbarn is my comfort

Hey, we are all car guy's here and usually it's a bad battery or some damn loose wire that gets us down. Hang in there OldFord2 I got some good news today and from a great tip here from the fella's...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-10-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 677
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Jay Leno and Donald Osborne discuss the Model T

That's a great Youtube Barry thanks for posting.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-10-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 26 modelt ignition switch

I have had this problem just recently, and have installed the new 5012CBQ clip type guts and seemed to work for a while. A similar condition @ times to your 26 as with mine is key position and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-04-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 542
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Spark plug wires

Something like these...and fit well in the O'l crab.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 871
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 4th of July.

Lawson, you have a great fourth and I will not be putting the tomatoes in the fruit salad:rolleyes:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-24-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 838
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 1939 Pickup Front Fender Welting Question

Gary more great pictures of the front, Kube is right on. I like the painted raised edges around the cab and hood. My 39 is Folkstone grey and will have those edges done in Red.

My grill side had...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 838
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 1939 Pickup Front Fender Welting Question

O & T got those in a hood bumper kit from Drakes, 38-39 standard/pickup 81A-16761.

I'll bet the good folks @ Early Ford V-8 sales in Piedmont might have that.

Thanks again for that 39 P/U...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-12-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,300
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Model T drive by's...

Thanks for posting those Mark, those brave men and women of that generation are very special indeed.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-10-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Newbie help question on doors

I would give Lang's a call in the A.M., Steve is great for tech support questions. They will "steer" you in the right direction:D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 838
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 1939 Pickup Front Fender Welting Question

some better pictures of the welting and mounting of the inner fender, passenger then driver side.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 838
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 1939 Pickup Front Fender Welting Question

Gary, great job on that truck, the grill is perfect. Here are a few pictures of my welting and fenders. I installed these with out the hood sides and believe those hood sides will just rest on the U...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,109
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Drive you V8 Day, how many would be intereted

With or with out a mask:rolleyes:, I would hate to get arrested.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-09-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By 39portlander
Hammering on an Ol'Truck......

Hey Clem good story in the recent V8 times about your 39 peekup.

I got a good laugh with "I take the rubber hammer and hit the bumpers, frame etc. Whatever rattles, squeaks or falls off, gets...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-15-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,170
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Radiator.... Mac's What say you?

Mark, I would contact and consider Brassworks. They build a radiator for my 39 and probably can make one for that purdy green fordy:D
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-10-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 768
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 1926 Ford Model T Battery

I got my 6v battery from O'reilly's the name is Super Start group 1, 640CCA and there is a 130RC below that. I have a 26 fordor and thinking we have the same size battery box and this one would work....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-08-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By 39portlander
Auto dolly's....

Got these wheels skates from Merrick, made in the U.S.A. and actually got free shipping. Pictures on the back of my T but they also fit under the tires of the 39.

Makes it nice to move vehicles...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-03-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,346
Posted By 39portlander
Re: New toy....

Juliano's would be a good source for seat belts. 19fordy had a good thread on installation of seatbelts in his 40 car, not sure if model is the same but might be similar 6-26-17.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-02-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,346
Posted By 39portlander
Re: New toy....

That is a nice cruiser, Mr. Kube would be your source for info on that green gem:D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-29-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,139
Posted By 39portlander
Re: GM 1 WIRE alternator

Marko, why not a Ford one wire? Either way in your wiring you can never have too many grounds.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-29-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 563
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 1939 Ford pickup bed wood

I will look through my slips and directions from Northern Classic where I ordered my bed and wood kit from, it was sad to see them close up shop several years ago.

I will be tinkering on the T...
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