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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 857
Posted By Fordors
Re: Mallory sbc to 8BA 4 lobe cam issues

Chris, I believe your Voltmaster was introduced in the late 60s, early 70s and it was the replacement for a number of other Mallory coils. Previously there was another coil designated as the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 02:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 857
Posted By Fordors
Re: Mallory sbc to 8BA 4 lobe cam issues

Mallory distributors will have an M in the model designation, as in YCM if it is an original MagSpark version, and there will also be a small round tag that says MagSpark. But I think any Mallory...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-06-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By Fordors
Re: Window regulator help

The regulator is shown in the 1928-1938 Hardware and Trimming Supplies book as
A 164203-R, it is for the drivers door. Fits '31 Cabriolet, Std and Dlx Fordor, Town Sedan, Town Car Delivery, and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-02-2020, 12:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 973
Posted By Fordors
Re: Check out this period foto 32 Phaeton

Very Tangled is correct, Union Oil Company staged the photo and it was used in an ad promoting their Motoreze oil. The same photo appeared in Ford Life magazine, May-June, 1974 slightly cropped and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-16-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By Fordors
Re: Rockwell of Ford head stud nuts

When I worked at EMD, GM’s former locomotive division, a friend gave me a Lufkin divider that was a bit rusty. I took it to the plating department and they gave it a bath in something and it looked...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-16-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By Fordors
Re: Rockwell of Ford head stud nuts

I bet the plating shop is concerned with hydrogen embrittlement and failure of the nuts, give then a call russcc, and see what they say.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,611
Posted By Fordors
Re: Final Note, re: Shadetree

Godspeed Shadetree.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-15-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,364
Posted By Fordors
Re: Cam Timing question for the experts on Isky 1007B

The first character is a lower case L and the part number should read L100B for the often copied Litterio L100, in this case the blower grind with the B suffix.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-14-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,364
Posted By Fordors
Re: Cam Timing question for the experts on Isky 1007B

On the L100B the B is for blower grind, valve timing is different for less overlap.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-29-2020, 01:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 475
Posted By Fordors
Re: Kar Kraft DELUX New copy arrived!!

Are you referring to Car Kulture Deluxe? I believe that publication was taken over by a new publisher.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-14-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,063
Posted By Fordors
Re: Drake Sale:

I couldn’t have said it better Ron Pilger. You assessment is right on, but too many find it easier to beef about not getting a part when they want it. Tooling up for something and then having it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-25-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,262
Posted By Fordors
Re: Junior Johnson Passes On

I see you have deleted your mention that “it was all over the news some time ago”, but a number of Google searches show nothing even remotely like a meth arrest. Sorry, but I think this deserves a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-25-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,262
Posted By Fordors
Re: Junior Johnson Passes On

Junior was a lot of things, but I seriously doubt he was involved with meth. Is there proof, or at least a link to this insinuation?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-15-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,864
Posted By Fordors
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

While I dont have pricing for PO Boxes in Delaware they must be comparable to these prices in Maryland. Forget the medium size, you can hardly get anything in one. Stepping up to Large 11x11x14 3/4...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-12-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,864
Posted By Fordors
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

Early on in this thread Phil Swanson made it clear that this is not something cooked up by a state or eBay. It came about as a result of a suit brought by retailers trying to level the playing field...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-10-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,864
Posted By Fordors
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

You are right, and I stand corrected. Effective Jan.1, 2020 eBay will start collecting and disbursing any local sales taxes enacted by municipalities in Illinois.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,864
Posted By Fordors
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

If your state charges sales tax then do your homework, see if your place of residence charges an additional amount.
As a resident of Illinois I will pay 6.3%, the state sales tax rate. Beyond that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,288
Posted By Fordors
Re: UPS loses Package !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

As I suspected. Hard to say what the store owners hiring practices and vetting might be. Hopefully you will get your settlement soon.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By Fordors
Re: Mallory 4004 distributor cap

Just to let anyone interested in the NAPA Echlin MA5 cap and MA7 rotor I bought the last rotor from warehouse stock a couple years ago. I just did a search for the cap and that shows as “No stock”...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,106
Posted By Fordors
Re: Speedway 35/36 cabriolet windshield frame

I can’t comment directly on that Cabriolet frame but I can relate my experience. I bought a frame for my ‘32 5 window from Speedway and the fit was perfect. Jay Oberg was the man behind Mr. Roadster...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2019, 12:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,288
Posted By Fordors
Re: UPS loses Package !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You seem very sure of your accusation toward the driver, how do you know that the package ever left the UPS store? Being a franchise operation I think it may be possible that an employee of the store...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-21-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 120,894
Posted By Fordors
Re: Truck based woody

Good to hear from you again, I have followed this project from the beginning and I think the look is perfect. Listen to the doctor this time, your family needs you and you should stick around to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By Fordors
Re: 1932 Ford V8 emblem questions

FWIW here is a photo from a thread started on the HAMB by 3W Larry (RIP) and it shows a part number on the emblem. Im on my cell phone and cant post a link to the thread, but Larry and others were...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,024
Posted By Fordors
Re: Head bolt washers

Would you mind posting the source for those, I'd be interested in a reliable vendor for SS hardware.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By Fordors
Re: century of Progress shift knob

The ‘33 shift knob is a made up item, Ford had no presence at the first Century Of Progress exposition, it was only when the fair was held over for a second year that Ford got involved. The 1933...
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