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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-29-2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,240
Posted By Mafman
Re: Battery??

Closing the loop: Got the battery and was very pleased with packaging. There was plenty of cushioning material in a large enough box. Battery looks great. So far my experience buying from them...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-27-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,240
Posted By Mafman
Re: Battery??

I ordered a 6V Optima from Advance Auto Parts. Was 187.99 prior to 20% off via discount code and free shipping. I'll have to return a core to the store to get back another $22, but the final total...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,240
Posted By Mafman
Re: Battery??

Optima's website shows the 6V Redtop battery as "Not available for purchase"...
https://www.optimabatteries.com/en-us/redtop-starting-battery/6v
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,240
Posted By Mafman
Re: Battery??

Hate to say it, but Optima has discontinued their 6 volt battery. All of us who have been using Optimas will have to switch back to a conventional 6 volt battery.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,761
Posted By Mafman
Re: Filter GONE!

I have this one and love it. It's a bit more, but the filter is out of the way more than the one in your link....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-08-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,713
Posted By Mafman
Re: JD Corn Head Grease Uses ?

From my experience, corn head grease is also great for lubricating the transverse springs.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-02-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,808
Posted By Mafman
Re: Flaathead Ted brake kit install

I'd be interested in them for my '39, Ted!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2016, 09:15 PM
Replies: 443
Views: 109,742
Posted By Mafman
Re: carburetor 13/32 deep well socket

Hi Bill - I got mine as well. They look great, and I'm looking forward to trying them out. Thanks for all your work to make this happen!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-04-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 47,921
Posted By Mafman
Re: I could not sit idle, have a new project

Well done Will! If I ever get the Plan finished at work, I've got to get down your way and see it!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-26-2016, 04:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By Mafman
Re: 39 deluxe window crank and door handle

I bought a set from Bob Drake for my Deluxe Fordor and they are top notch. They're currently out of stock, so if you can wait, they're worth it. Here's a link to the kit for a Deluxe Coupe: Brown...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-08-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,584
Posted By Mafman
Re: AACA Grand National Meet 6/4

Congratulations Mitch!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,271
Posted By Mafman
Re: Brent Terry's father has passed away😢

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, Brent. I'm so sorry for your loss.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-14-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 47,921
Posted By Mafman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-08-2016, 06:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,945
Posted By Mafman
Re: Who makes the best replacement water pumps?

For new, I have Dennis Carpenter's pumps. If I was going for rebuilt, it would be Skip's.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-28-2016, 04:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,056
Posted By Mafman
Re: When was your 1st model A?

My Dad and I bought our 1930 Tudor when I was 15. We worked on it together and enjoyed driving it for years. After I got out of college, I slowly bought Dad out, and have been collecting parts for...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-20-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,725
Posted By Mafman
Re: 5000 Posts

Happy Birthday Ron! Thank you for all you do to pass along what you've learned. We're all a little better because of you!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 05:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,549
Posted By Mafman
Re: Model A Mallory Ignition at Bubbas

Thanks for sharing Bubba. Nice work!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,217
Posted By Mafman
Re: a few of 'My Favorite Things'

Love it! We have some of the same favorite things!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,095
Posted By Mafman
Re: K-N air filter

Thanks Walt. I wasn't one who asked last year, but I will certainly order one to use for driving! Happy New Year!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-20-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,543
Posted By Mafman
Re: 6 volt heater motor

Thanks for the update, Ted. I'm hoping they do a great job for you.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-17-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,690
Posted By Mafman
Re: Happy Birthday Mr. Bill Williamson

Happy Birthday Bill! Buster T should be wagging that tail at you!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-14-2015, 05:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,543
Posted By Mafman
Re: 6 volt heater motor

Hi Ted, I'm in the Charlotte area as well, so would you please post about your experience with the automotive electric shop and let us know who it is? Thanks!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-28-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,092
Posted By Mafman
Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY Brent Terry

Hope you had a great birthday Brent. Thanks for all you share here on the Barn!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,842
Posted By Mafman
Re: Prayers needed Lost my Son

Wick,

Our thoughts and prayers are going out to you and your family.

James
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,056
Posted By Mafman
Re: Grease

I use two guns currently, down from three. As Tom mentions above, one for the red grease used almost everywhere, and I have a second one for the green corn head grease I use on the springs of my '39...
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