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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-03-2020, 02:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 948
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Latest aluminum block.

I also have one of Tod's "Winfield" heads. It will be a few months before I will be installing it on a new engine going into my coupe.


What are you going to do with the lettering? Maybe paint...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-26-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,121
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Station Wagon Owners

This is the only picture I have of my curtain pan.
What are you trying to do? Make a duplicate?


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-22-2020, 05:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 870
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Just had a Model A wedding

Pretty bride Mike! Like your spectator shoes and the whole outfit. Best wishes.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-26-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,655
Posted By Boston Bruce
Angry Re: Tractor Supply Coil

I had one quit about 15 miles out of Kanab, UT last October. I don't know what went wrong with it but you can find it in the desert out there about 20 feet from the road. :mad:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2020, 07:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,219
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Front License Plate Hitting Radiator

This.


Although I see you live in New York. YMMV
I used to live in a state that required the front plate but I never put it on the car. I also never got inspection stickers! Police never...
Forum: Model-A 06-29-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 548
Posted By Boston Bruce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2020, 08:35 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 112,818
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Model A Huckster Group

6 coats of Pettit spar varnish.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,822
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Radial tires again

John, you didn't answer this question. I have always done the alignment (setting the toe in) using an alignment tool like the Ideal tool that was mentioned. I have an original Dubie alignment tool...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,101
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Con Rod Nuts

You need an 8 point socket set.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,101
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Con Rod Nuts

This...forget about using the castle nuts and cotter pins.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,657
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Model A Registration Woes

You can go to your local town hall in Maine and register your "new" Model A. They will not take your old title and issue a new title. No new titles for antique cars like Keith says. Do not go to...
Forum: Model-A 11-19-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 548
Posted By Boston Bruce
Snap On and MAC obstruction wrenches - cylinder head wrenches

This is the original Snap On "obstruction wrench" that you need to re-torque that cylinder head nut that is under the distributor on your Model A.

The vendors also sell a cheaper repro like this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-10-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,513
Posted By Boston Bruce
Forum: Model-A 09-26-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,595
Posted By Boston Bruce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,424
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Radial tires and inner tubes

Disclaimer:

I have nothing to do with Coker Tire.
I bought the same "American Classic" 19" BW radial from Coker for the same $206 that Lucas has on their website. I got shipping included from...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,286
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Removing rear spring

Others will comment but I know this from experience:

You need three things for sure.
1. A good spring spreader made for the Model A Ford.
2. Serious jack stands to go under the frame on both...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,424
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Radial tires and inner tubes

The tires are made in USA and the tubes I got from Coker tire are made in China. Just FYI.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,424
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Radial tires and inner tubes

I purchased my Model A radial tires (19") from Coker Tire. I bought the radial tire inner tubes from them also.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,601
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: How Far In One Day?

I will also be going to the 2020 New England Meet in Newry, Maine. 60 mile trip for me. :)


I don't think it's a question of how many miles you drive in a day but how much time you spend behind...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2019, 01:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,175
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: New England Meet

This is the club that is running the 64th annual New England Meet in September 2020.
Pine Tree A's (https://www.mainemodelafordclub.com/)


September 10 - 13, 2020 at Sunday River in Bethel, Maine
Forum: Model-A 08-05-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,595
Posted By Boston Bruce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-19-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,475
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Title change

I used to work for a licensed NH dealer. I did lots of title work. It is very difficult to get a title in Maine unless you already have some sort of title. That's may be why the previous owner...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-22-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,096
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: Serial number size

Resto Stamps link here (https://restostamps.com/collections/ford-model-a-b-t).
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,879
Posted By Boston Bruce
Re: trust your gut

There are plenty of Model A owners in southern NH. In fact, there are some right there in Epping. You need to get out to a couple of car shows this summer.
Forum: Model-A 02-11-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,595
Posted By Boston Bruce
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