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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-09-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 549
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: discussion on way to make a press for stainless to hubcap dish

If you are trying to put the stainless steel skin back on, it's simple. Put the carbon steel hubcap in the freezer overnight and put the s.s. skin in the oven @ 200* for 20 mins. Align both pieces...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-28-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Turkey Day but The Hawks Are Out There

Mark, you stated in one of your many PM's to me that your wife thinks your crazy. I think she's on to something, you must be a real joy to be around. Oh, Happy Thanksgiving!
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-28-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 857
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Turkey Day but The Hawks Are Out There

Just to set the record straight, i answered ct1932 ford's add for a '32 deck lid handle. I have a N.O.S. mint condition handle that i'm not going to use. Mark (ct1932 ford) inferred (in his post...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-27-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Henry Ford

I think it is part three of a six part series. Haven't watched the whole thing.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-22-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By hotcoupe
Henry Ford

Interesting film, the good old days weren't so good.
https://youtu.be/VjH4pCatx0I
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-13-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 951
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Painting Over Water !!!!!!!!!!!

Interesting discussion, Ian, thanx for starting it. Can you tell us what precautions do you take with your shop air to avoid air borne moisture?
Thanx,
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-31-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,300
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Bruce Lancaster

Very sad news, may he rest in peace.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-17-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: 1936 ford hub cap

I've taken dozens of them apart, i use a small drill bit (#50) and carefully drill thru the carbon steel. All you have to do is pierce the carbon steel with the tip of the drill bit, and then apply...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 711
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Powder Coat Removal??

I have taken powder coating off of several parts. I used "aircraft stripper",after applying the stripper wrap it with plastic wrap. It may take a little while, but it will come off.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Crankcase Vent PCV for 59A

I have been thinking about this same issue (PCV in a 59 or earlier block). I had a catastrophic failure of the full floating rod bearings and while the engine is apart i wanted to add a hidden PVC...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Crankcase Vent PCV for 59A

I don't think that you're going to accomplish anything with the PCV that close to the vent.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,192
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Risk of using old (over 10 years) tires

Deuce roadster, i'm not sute what year they startef using the safety bead. I believe it is referred to as a"JJ" rim and will be stamped on the inside of the rim. It is a raised rib around the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,192
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Risk of using old (over 10 years) tires

Deuce roadster, i'm glad your friends escaped unharmed, and i'm not trying to beat a dead horse. You stated that the wheels were later model 15", did the wheels have the safety bead, i couldn't tell...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,192
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Risk of using old (over 10 years) tires

were they tubeless mounted on original rims???
Kurt in NJ is offline Report Post
I think this is the most important question.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 08-27-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By hotcoupe
Pistons

Hello, i'm looking for eight NOS, NORS, cast three ring pistons 3 3/16" x 3 3/4". Domed pistons, 3.187".
Thanx,
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Tire size 1937 ford pickup

I'm running 6.00 on the front and 7.00 on the rear. 3:78 with a Columbia.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,526
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Roy Nacewicz's business, and it's future

Great news Michael, the way you conduct business, i'm sure this new enterprise will be a sucess.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-28-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Oil pump questions

Flatheadmurre, thanx for that info, i was unaware that the early pumps didn't have a pressure relief. I guess i should have been more direct when i asked about the M-19 pump. So . . . Am i going to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: Oil pump questions

One more thing, why are there two oil pressure relief valves? One on the pump and one at the front of the engine in the valve chest.tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By hotcoupe
Oil pump questions

I have a 239 c.i.,full floating rods with 10 k onthe clock. Changed oil today, bearing material in the oil (small, thin flakes), so the motor is coming out. My question is, i have a new Melling...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-22-2019, 07:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,857
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: How would you fix severly pitted crossmember metal?

You could buy one from me, and hang that one on the wall.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-15-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: '40 front pass brake line, (pipe)

I sent an original to "Inline Tube"for them to copy. So they should have that info in a ditial file, i'm sure they would be happy to make one for you.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-11-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: 32 Driveshaft and Torque Tube Lengths???

Dale, the torque tube is 53 7/16" O. A., the drive shaft is 51 9/16" O. A. It's my understanding that tha late '32 rear axle and the '33 & '34 v-8 rear axles share these dimensions.
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: 32 Ford dash parts?

What exactly are you looking for?
Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,865
Posted By hotcoupe
Re: 32 juice brakes

Original '39 & '40 Lincoln Zephyr are a virtual bolt on, SLIGHT modification to the spindle.
Tom
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