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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2016, 01:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,284
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Cross member repair parts for '35

Try Precision Coachworks in Billerica, MA. Phone: (978)663-7573,
email: p (recoach@mediaone.net)recoach@mediaone.net.

I bought a frame piece that supports the '35 battery from them 10 years...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-22-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: '36 Woodie Rear Bumper Arms - Looking for Hen's Teeth

Many thanks, Don! The number has changed to (574)278-7150 and the compnay name is now Metal Fab Engineering, Inc. I left them a message,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-22-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 537
Posted By 35 Woodie
'36 Woodie Rear Bumper Arms - Looking for Hen's Teeth

Just thought I'd try to see if someone knew where I could locate a set of rear bumper irons:

68 17795, Arm (inner) - RH
68 17796, Arm (inner) - LH
68 17786-D, Arm (outer) - RH
68 17787-D, Arm...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-07-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 547
Posted By 35 Woodie
1935 Ford Deluxe Hydrostatic Gas Gauge

My gauge developed a leak and has corroded the entire assembly. Took me 2 hours to get it out! Looks like the metal tube from the brass vial parted where it joins the glass tube.

Is there...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,756
Posted By 35 Woodie
How Do I Adjust Bob Drake 1934 Ford Headlights?

I just installed Bob Drake '34 headlights on a Limeworks headlight bar on my '32 roadster. I drilled a second hole to run stainless cables to the grille shell.

The hollow mounting bolt seems to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-23-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Looking for a 1935-1937 Station Wagon Filler Neck

I think I'm going to cut my filler neck in half and insert a rubber hose section that would move the cap end further out and more vertical as in the V-8 Affair photo.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-22-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By 35 Woodie
Looking for a 1935-1937 Station Wagon Filler Neck

I'm tired of ruining the paint on my LR fender with gas spillage. I've never actually seen one of these optional filler necks for wagons.

Does anyone know where I might find one of these gas...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-23-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 23,686
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Can We get A Merry Christmas From Every Fordbarner?

Drive those V-8s during the Christmas season!!! Best wishes for Christmas and the New Year!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-22-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to All!

I've got a few C&G parts in my woodie out here in Massachusetts! It's 55 degrees today so we made a 30 mile ride along the Buzzards Bay shore. Didn't see another car!!!! Merry Christmas and Happy...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 813
Posted By 35 Woodie
Drive Those V-8s on Thanksgiving!

Before I flop down on the sofa to watch football, I'm going to put 15 miles or so on the woodie today. A glorious 45 degrees here in New England. Haven't put the windows in yet!! Have a happy...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,615
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Out of a Cow Barn Today

This area of southern Massachusetts is still very rural and on the coast of Buzzards Bay. I can drive my '35 woodie for 20 miles and never see another car! There were a large number of dairy farms...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,615
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Out of a Cow Barn Today

I'll ask some of the old timers around here as to who who owns the car. She also pulled a 1937 Buick roadster out of the barn along with the Merc. I didn't post them originally because it ain't a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-08-2011, 06:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,615
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Out of a Cow Barn Today

No I didn't see the mileage. The lady owner wasn't forthcoming ontalking about the car, only saying it wasn't for sale. I'm sure it's not going to be turned into a hot rod.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-07-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,615
Posted By 35 Woodie
Out of a Cow Barn Today

I almost drove off the road seeing this 1941 Mercury station wagon. Moving from an unheated cow barn to an environmentally controlled storage faciiity. The MA inspection sticker is from 1972! The...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-22-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,184
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: '32 Gas gauge ???s

Mac's sells the red fluid, V9280A at $2.90 a bottle - www.macsautoparts.com (http://www.macsautoparts.com). I just bought two small bottles to replenish my gauge and will keep one for a spare for...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-20-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,990
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Rumors in Massachusetts

That's a great bill! I will have to find out if Governor Patrick ever signed it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-20-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,990
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Rumors in Massachusetts

I thought I'd ask fellow Ford Barners first.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-20-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,990
Posted By 35 Woodie
Rumors in Massachusetts

I have heard from more than one person that legislation has passed in Massachusetts requiring that all pre-1949 cars and trucks must be brought to an RMV facility to be inspected to see if they are...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,541
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: 1935 wheels-to-'46 drums spacers needed

Try this company. Their spacers look good!

http://www.mtcarproducts.com/fordwirewheelsup.html
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-03-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 46,171
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Fleathead Engine Stands

This mount that works with a generic engine stand has always worked well for me.



http://i299.photobucket.com/albums/mm288/NailheadDeuce/ThunderRoad01.jpg
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-17-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 44,278
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Let's See Your 1935 FORD !

Rebuilt my woodie about 10 years ago. It spent its first life on a chicken farm in Connecticut delivering eggs to local Mom and Pop food markets.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-26-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 25,762
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: How about some engine pictures!

Here's my 59A block with 8RT heads and a Merc crank in my '35 woodie. Runs real well after 7 years and 6,500 mile of mostly summer driving.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,531
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Optima

I guess I'm lucky as I've had a 6V Optima in my '35 woodie since August 2003 with no problems.

http://i299.photobucket.com/albums/mm288/NailheadDeuce/IMG_1283.jpg
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2010, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 964
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: Rain date for Gathering of the Faithful

Thanks, Paul. I'll tell the local hooligans, and other hangers-on, to wait one more day!

http://i299.photobucket.com/albums/mm288/NailheadDeuce/Misty6-6-10a.jpg
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2010, 03:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,808
Posted By 35 Woodie
Re: 36 brake cross shaft bushings

The cross shaft in my '35 woodie was real bad when I bought the car 10 years ago. Rather than search for bushings, my local engine builder/machinist simply made a new cross shaft and the bushings...
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