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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-12-2019, 04:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,073
Posted By russcc
Re: USA mfg screws

The real issue pertaining to appearance items like garnish moldings which I referred to in my initial post is the #6 or #8 slotted, oval head, self tapping screw. The fact is the head diameter is at...
Forum: Early V8 10-05-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 143
Posted By russcc
EV8 Parts to Hershey

New Isky G185 valves springs, they replace Zephyr springs $90. Complete set of original Zephyr 26T gears, 18T main drive, 26T cluster and 24T 2nd gear. All Ford script gear in excellent condition...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By russcc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-01-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,150
Posted By russcc
Re: Who sells frame bolts that look like rivets

I used Tubman's suggestion years ago on an original 32 frame I had that was all apart when I got it. I hot riveted the cross members using the pneumatic tool bit Big Flats sells. They looked good,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-01-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 536
Posted By russcc
Re: trans oil

I use Lubriplate SPO-227, GL 140. Lubriplate always has quality lubricants. Not sure if is GL 4 or 5. I will ask, and post their response.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-23-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By russcc
Re: Purpose/location, E brake Bush 11A-2091

Thank you Mike. See the later post, 91A-2273. Thank you for confirming it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-23-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By russcc
Re: Purpose/location, E brake Bush 11A-2091

Update. The 91A-2271 is for the e brake wires that go to each rear wheel. Those bushings insulate the wires from the radius rods they are attached to. The one I believe I am looking for is the round...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-23-2019, 05:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By russcc
Re: Purpose/location, E brake Bush 11A-2091

Thank you Fordbarners. 40Cpe, that's probably why I couldn't figure out how to use it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-23-2019, 05:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,191
Posted By russcc
Re: The Unofficial Vender List

Excellent, I have used many of them. Especially Fred for NOS, which is my preference. That was a great one about Jeff at Hirsch locating key fabrics to plug the hole left by LB.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-22-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,337
Posted By russcc
Re: Where are you at HERSHEY

CPC-63 South Chocolate, just West of Dennis Carpenter, EV8, Zephyr gears, Isky 185Gs and a bunch of unmentionables. Say your prayer for nice cool, sunny weather. Last few years have been awesome,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-22-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By russcc
Purpose/location, E brake Bush 11A-2091

On the '40 I believe there is e brake cable bushing 11A-2091. What is its' purpose and where is it located. See photo. Thank you Fordbarners.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By russcc
Re: 48-6044 Rod, engine radius purpose.

Thank you learned Fodbarners. I understand how they got the name anti-clutch chatter rods which was a side benefit to the principal purpose.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By russcc
Re: Starter- Generator Repair Shop

In Massachusetts we still have Boulanger's in New Bedford MA. They just redid my '40 starter for me. Not many of those guys left. I thank them every time I am there for hanging in there. They may be...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By russcc
48-6044 Rod, engine radius purpose.

What was the Ford design purpose for the 48-4044 rod, engine radius for the '37-41 pass cars. I have for years heard they were "clutch anti-chatter rods" Was that the real purpose ? In the '40 where...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-01-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By russcc
Re: exhaust pipe wrap

Any particular type or manufacturer on exhaust wrap favored ? The exhaust pipes and headers are currently out of the car so before I put them back in I will wrap them. Which Mfg has the best...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 365
Posted By russcc
exhaust pipe wrap

What is recommended for an exhaust pipe wrap ? I will use it on the headers and exhaust pipes that route under the floor boards in the '40 coupe. I have a heater so I don't need anymore than that....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By russcc
Re: "40 gear selection

Thank you Fordbarners. It looks like the 16/28s will do it unless I switch to 3:54s
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By russcc
"40 gear selection

Rebuilding the stock '40 transmission. It will be backing up a 3 5/16" x 4" 59L with 1007B cam, Navarro " Nostalgia" heads, and lighten steel flywheel, (about 26#s).Rear axel is currently a 3:78,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By russcc
Re: '40 O1A-2473 pedal - shaft

Does someone like Fred Wilner at SSO have those shafts ?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2019, 06:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By russcc
Re: engine paint prep

Thank you all for the advice. The prep is everything is right on.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By russcc
'40 O1A-2473 pedal - shaft

Can the shaft in the pedal casting on the '40 be removed ? If so is the shaft available ? Thank you Fordbarners
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-26-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By russcc
engine paint prep

I have Hirsch engine paint for 59L. What prep. is needed other than prep-s0l before painting. Any primer needed ? Thank you Fordbarners.
Forum: Early V8 08-23-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 253
Posted By russcc
Lincoln Zephyr 26T gear set

Complete, original Lincoln Zephyr 26T gear set. 18T main drive, 26Tcluster, 24T second gear. All the gears are in good to excellent condition. These are not repops, they are all original OEM, stamped...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-23-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,428
Posted By russcc
Re: 40 Ford Juice brake performance

What Skidmaks pointed out is the junk they sell for brake shoes and or shoe linings do not stop. Case in point, Ray Helgers son replaced the brakes shoes on 'a '40 coupe, it would not lock up the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-22-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 836
Posted By russcc
Re: LaBonney out..now what?

I used to be able to drive to LB & pickup what I ordered. Sad, but true. One the topic of restoring or building cars. When I got back into about 18 years ago, I joined the EV8 club in my area, then...
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