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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-27-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,050
Posted By GPierce
Re: An interesting idea regarding cylinder heads.

There were 375 of us at the Canyon Lands Tour at Kanab in October 2019. We all got a good workout; 500 miles of mountains. At least 200 Model A’s and another 375 miles of West Virginia hills at...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2021, 07:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2nd appeal for modern Rubelite Red Paint code

My CCPU is painted with single stage NASON PAINT RUBELITE RED. PAINT CODE CG 596 1FG.
It’s the same code for the basecoat clearcoat. My body man/painter has used NASON paint for 25 years on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-22-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,121
Posted By GPierce
Re: Dynamite!

TV Newscast.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-20-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,773
Posted By GPierce
Re: Birthday present

Why not? I do it all the time. That’s the advantage of living in the South.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,444
Posted By GPierce
Re: Model A Aircraft Kit

Got one in the hangar next to me except they put a Corvair engine in it. Really nice airplane.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-30-2021, 11:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,124
Posted By GPierce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,095
Posted By GPierce
Re: Fs ignitions

Lots of information on FS here: https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=244492&highlight=Fs-ignition
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,412
Posted By GPierce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,194
Posted By GPierce
Re: Grab handle

You sound like a misogynist.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 878
Posted By GPierce
Re: Why would anybody buy a car and not ask for the key?

He didn’t need a key as he had no intention of driving that A in its present form. Watch the Youtube video of them taking a plasma cutter to the body and frame.
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,959
Posted By GPierce
Re: Model A News Has Shipped

A vendor shipped me a part via the USPS on December 14. It’s shows as being in the Baltimore Distribution Center still today after arriving there from the vendor. Their tracking says I can expect...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,443
Posted By GPierce
Re: Signs, back in the day

Norfolk: Sailors and dogs keep off the grass.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,095
Posted By GPierce
Re: Are aftermarket hoods any good?

I got a 30-31 hood from Brattons in 2016. It fit fine out of the box. A fine point judge could probably tell a difference but I can’t.

This is Brattons description: This is a very good quality...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-26-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By GPierce
Re: Length Limit for Priority Mail Shipping

Since the previous responders didn’t answer your question hope this helps.
https://about.usps.com/postal-bulletin/2007/html/pb22218/kit1_009.html
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-22-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,104
Posted By GPierce
Re: Dumb Question About Nut/Bolt Diameters

https://www.boltdepot.com/fastener-information/us-tap-drill-size.aspx
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,603
Posted By GPierce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-16-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,492
Posted By GPierce
Re: Gleaner engine pictures??

https://www.google.com/search?q=gleaner+baldwin+model+a+combine&rlz=1C9BKJA_enUS678US678&oq=gleaner+baldein&aqs=chrome.3.69i57j0l3.9709j0j7&hl=en-US&sourceid=chrome-mobile&ie=UTF-8
This one is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

An addendum to the above, Snyder’s catalog references the bushing drilled for the two screws as 29-30 and bushings with vee to hold it as 30-31. This change is also referenced on page 399 of The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

Good question. I assumed since I had a two tooth steering box the column was a also 30-31. My column definitely has the two screws so it could it be a 28-29. I guess it could have been changed at...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

Page 1-303 in the RED book shows a screw just below the the control rods detent plate on each side, that secures the upper column bushing.
I can see both on my 2 tooth steering column
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-11-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By GPierce
Re: Spark control lever detents worn

Thanks to all of you responders. Now I have good idea how to proceed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,046
Posted By GPierce
Spark control lever detents worn

Is there a fix for worn spark and throttle control lever detents short of replacing the steering column?
Mine are worn almost smooth.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-07-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,140
Posted By GPierce
Smile Re: OT: Do any of you have a good source for Hammer Handles?

:)Looks like you cleaned up the workbench top as well. :)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-24-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,070
Posted By GPierce
Re: Spammers at it, AGAIN

Other forums I am on have a REPORT button. You push that and that post is reported to the administration so it can be temoved.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-16-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,327
Posted By GPierce
Re: Evan's Coolant

This thread is turning out like the the numerous “which oil do you use?”
All the coolant alternatives posted here obviously work. Go with what you are comfortable with and have worked fine for you...
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