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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:58 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,111
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

^^^^^^ It was sales tax, i went and read all the small letters and they have it covered real good. With the fees on top of everything including PayPal the fun is gone. Back to local swapmeets and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 06:29 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,111
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

I had,nt sold anything on Ebay for quite a while until about 2 months ago. Then on a whim i posted a nice 1934 style Citroen grille on Ebay U.S.A. End price was much higher than i would ever get here...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 06:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,464
Posted By 34 GAZ
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-14-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,365
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Jensen S1

Nice unique project. First time i,ve actually seen those heads with the small bulge on the end. ( other than the pair i have ) Do you have a number 99 cast in the front of the block just infront of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-25-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,087
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Mercury crankshaft inspection before grinding

So what does a balanced crank look like ? Would you actually see tell tale grinding marks on the counterweights or are they polished and smooth with all casting blems removed ?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,474
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: saving my speed o

Vinegar and that old greyish potmetal don,t get along. Disolves.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,050
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Stolen model A coupe in the drink.

^^^^^^ I just read it today with todays date , stated Florida. ^^^^^^ Never know whats what anymore.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-11-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,050
Posted By 34 GAZ
Stolen model A coupe in the drink.

Have,nt seen this here or on the h.a.m.b. Came across a news item by chance. 79 year old owner went to church on Sunday in Prineville FL. Car was stolen by a drifter who was arrested at the scene. I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2017, 07:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 863
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Heater Restoration

I,ve done about 20 art-deco style heaters . What you have there is minimal ageing. Don,t take the heater all the way apart for that little bit of blemish on the inside. The vinegar bath is a good...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2017, 09:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 843
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Help identify these lights

Those are the depressed beam style. You push the glass in a little and then give a small turn. If i remember correctly the glass is not 100% round. If they are full of crud between the glass and the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-07-2017, 08:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,606
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: *37 Pickup Repaint Needed*

Maybe the last owner did a cheap respray as well. Who knows whats under the green ? Looks good from here though. I would be driving that and worrying about painting in about November.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,910
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Spotlight For A Model-A Open Car....

It,s AutoReelite , The older ones had a curved glass lens , a rear view mirror and a steel ball attached the size of a tennis ball. There was about 48 inches :cool: of wire in the ball. If you had...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-06-2017, 04:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,904
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: My new toy

Thats a big one. Allways better than bringing a dunny truck home.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2017, 05:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 542
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: 1932 ford 18 four doors - help with the interior wood

Same as your question over at the H.A.M.B. Show us what you have. Then people can give a good answer. Which Island are you on ? Is it a Euro Ford or U.S.A. model. ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2017, 12:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 824
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: 28 Tudor top wood wooden fit puzzle for newby.

Even with the pic Mitch posted it would appear that the OPs top bows are indeed to short. So just use wider rails.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 824
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: 28 Tudor top wood wooden fit puzzle for newby.

If that crusty grey metal is the roof channel inner edge going from front to rear you need a wooden strip in there first. Anything up to 2 inches will be OK. Then chissel out a recess to slip the end...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-30-2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Chassis number experts please .not the location, i know that.

That,s for sure, makes you wonder how they manage to sell anything.

Reply 7, 8 & 9 are plausable. Thanks, BTW the car is,nt advertised anywhere yet.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-30-2017, 04:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Chassis number experts please .not the location, i know that.

It,s a private seller and we all know what a tank/dash firewall & grille look like. My description covers it pretty well.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-30-2017, 04:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,080
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Edmunds RACING manifolds

If i put mine on that would be four then. Guess i,ll just watch the other three first.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-30-2017, 04:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,375
Posted By 34 GAZ
Chassis number experts please .not the location, i know that.

Here,s one for the experts. Looking at what appears to be a 1931 model A Tudor that is for sale locally here in The Netherlands. Pretty neat restoration on a solid car :cool: that was done in the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: French ford woody

Beautiful, Is that a Matford ? I can just see a line in the front fender near the hood that looks very much Matford.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-05-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,104
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: 1932 Ford Model 18 drophead coupe by Carlton

Note that the front axle is not the familiar "heavy" type. More visible on the Sothebys site. There,s a handfull of these one-off 1932 Fords floating around Europe in various private collections....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,239
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Ford flathead on Russian KGB car

No Sven, same car as yours. Model 40. ( type 1934 ) repair patch panels from Mac,s fit perfectly.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,239
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Ford flathead on Russian KGB car

Model As and V8s were assembled here in Amsterdam at the Ford factory.
BTW i could speak fluent English from my 3rd or 4th year :D, can,t remember exactly. That,s me in my avatar washing dads then...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2016, 04:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,239
Posted By 34 GAZ
Re: Ford flathead on Russian KGB car

Hi Sven, nice car. Are you sure your GAZ had a V8. Most were straight 6 cyl and the hood was a little longer. I guess if you still have the original radiator it would be obvious if it was a 6 or 8....
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