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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,150
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Flaathead Ted brake kit install

https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/bendix-brake-conversion.387348/

Check this out there is a heap of info on the Hamb on how to convert early Ford brakes to bendix operation
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,258
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Aluminum radiator ?

We use a material called stickit which is like a pastic welding stick.
It is flowed in using an oxy acetelene torch.
On the odd occasion we use a tig.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2018, 12:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,258
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Aluminum radiator ?

Wrong. We fix heaps of alloy motocross radiators, straightened, and leaks repaired no problem.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-07-2017, 01:24 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,222
Posted By 1932tub
Re: My Dad's car after WWII

Front guards finish too short for a Model A, cowl line is wrong.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2017, 03:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,003
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Banjo axles where to buy

The principle is no different to the Ford spring spreader. I have used an aftermarket one a lot with no detriment.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-10-2017, 03:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By 1932tub
Re: to the KIWI barners

Remember the radio controlled dogs, ducks with gumboots and the 7 wire fence music?
Not Fred Dagg but the same Kiwi humour
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-28-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,510
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Post war replacement blocks for 81a

I have a couple of these blocks , both 3 3/16th 60 thou over, you should have plenty of meat left.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-13-2017, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,512
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Ford-holley 94 model 59

The internal winding of the coil is loose and when you brake the winding swings foward
and shorts out on the body of the coil cutting spark to the engine. When you have finished playing around with...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-11-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,565
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Familiar with 33/34 pickup box structure?

Great song, I like Neil Youngs version.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-10-2017, 02:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,512
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Ford-holley 94 model 59

The coil could be shorting out, try changing it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2016, 12:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 801
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Access to Steering Box Sector Adjusting Screw

Made a screwdriver by grinding the short end of a 3/8 allen key easy as.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-29-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 879
Posted By 1932tub
Re: 51 F1 master cylinder upgrade question

I used a master cylinder from an early 70's Ford Torino. Probably the same as the F100 mentioned above. Drum/ drum worked perfectly. Had residual pressure valved fitted in the master cylinder.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-01-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 865
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Family heirlooms

The alignment gear is real easy to use, plenty of info on line, well worth having.
Forum: The Test Forum 09-17-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,556
Posted By 1932tub
Re: test

http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n256/1932tub/32maital/cid_0043C02D-144F-4712-A822-CB875BC0E645_zpsb63198d7.jpg...
Forum: The Test Forum 09-17-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,556
Posted By 1932tub
Re: test

http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n256/1932tub/32maital/cid_0043C02D-144F-4712-A822-CB875BC0E645_zpsafb79332.jpg...
Forum: The Test Forum 09-10-2015, 02:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,556
Posted By 1932tub
Re: test

http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n256/1932tub/32%20tub/32Tub-1.jpg (http://s114.photobucket.com/user/1932tub/media/32%20tub/32Tub-1.jpg.html)
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,304
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Steeling out a 32 Phaeton

Yes Mercman definitely Aussie 32. It is the rear footwell. I have just taken the one out of mine. It looks to be in about the same condition, I will make a new one.
From what I can make out this is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,304
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Steeling out a 32 Phaeton

I will make the floor pans from steel but will use wood for the front floorboard and toe board

Here is the 34

http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n256/1932tub/34roadster_zps0cuemamj.jpg...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2015, 01:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,304
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Steeling out a 32 Phaeton

Thanks Mercman, I think the guy who has been working on the 34 and I am on the same page. In fact the way that the 34 has been done is the same as I did my 32 5 window that had been channelled, right...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,304
Posted By 1932tub
Steeling out a 32 Phaeton

Hi guys I have just started work steeling out my Australian Phaeton. A previous post turned up some helpful photos from members on here and we were able to establish that the Phaeton used the same...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 538
Posted By 1932tub
39 Deluxe hub caps

I am restoring the stainless trim on a 39 Deluxe Coupe for the local car museum the hub caps are not the best and I thought the most cost effective solution would be to buy reproduction caps. To my...
Forum: Early V8 08-26-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 403
Posted By 1932tub
39 Deluxe hub caps

Hi I am looking for 39 Deluxe hub caps 1 or more, in good condition, don't mind small repairs.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,425
Posted By 1932tub
Re: shrinking an oil can effect on stainless steel grill shell

Yes I have shrunk SS like that, on auto trim and on sink benches works just like steel.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,373
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Polishing My 31 Stainless Rad Shell, an update

If you go to 2000 on the sanding discs you can save a step on the polishing mops, may be able to use a white polish on a loose mop then green lime to finish. You can use a little kerosine on the 2000...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-20-2015, 04:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,391
Posted By 1932tub
Re: Any unique features on your "A" as built by Ford?

I have seen seats like this in NZ on early sedans, an old guy I worked with told me they were called ' wild oat sewing machines '
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