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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By eystein
Re: Restoration Guidelines - 32 Vicky Window/dash moldings

I can see the unique pattern for the dlx coupe in your photo album. An impressive collection of cars you’ve got there :-)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2020, 03:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By eystein
Re: Restoration Guidelines - 32 Vicky Window/dash moldings

Looks to me that the straight grain on the window moldings and early dash would be fairly well replicated with the pattern that grain-it-technologies call «straight grain». Seems to be very similar...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2020, 03:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By eystein
Re: Restoration Guidelines - 32 Vicky Window/dash moldings

David, would the victoria have straight grain like on the sedan on the window moldings all year, or would there be a difference between early and late also for the window moldings?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2020, 01:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By eystein
Re: Restoration Guidelines - 32 Vicky Window/dash moldings

Thanks a lot David. This is very helpful !
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By eystein
Re: Restoration Guidelines - 32 Vicky Window/dash moldings

David,

It is not my car, but that of a club member enquiring to see if I could do the woodgraining for him. Therefore, I am not too keen on buying the books myself, but I will definitely...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 481
Posted By eystein
Restoration Guidelines - 32 Vicky Window/dash moldings

Hi,

I am wondering if there is anything like the MARC/MAFCA model A Fords Judging Standards and Restoration Guidelines for the early V8s ? I can see the attached book front page on the web, where...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By eystein
Re: 68B Cabriolet Front Folding Irons - Angeled or Straight ?

Kevin the photo I am showing at the start of the thread is actually taken from the modelahouse page - and show the 68-B irons angled. Other photos also on modelahouse show them straight.

To add...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By eystein
Re: 68B Cabriolet Front Folding Irons - Angeled or Straight ?

Kevin, I don't quite understand what you're getting at. Do you believe that the front section of the folding irons should be straight or angled ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-26-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By eystein
Re: 68B Cabriolet Front Folding Irons - Angeled or Straight ?

Kevin, no wood reused or copied from old sagged pieces. Exclusively fabricated and controlled and set up according to factory drawings. Finally I have come to suspect that the fasteners rubbing was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By eystein
Re: 68B Cabriolet Front Folding Irons - Angeled or Straight ?

John,

This is connected with two other aspects related to the mounting of the iron to the header and the snap for the overwindow flap.

With the iron straight I find that I have to mount the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 931
Posted By eystein
68B Cabriolet Front Folding Irons - Angeled or Straight ?

Has anyone got any unmolested 68B top folding irons and could tell me if they are supposed to be angeled or straight. I have always thought that they should be straight, but then I saw the attached...
Forum: Model-A 03-14-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 431
Posted By eystein
Cabriolet Top Folding Iron

Need the front part of the right hand side top folding iron for a 68b cabriolet. May take a complete iron but need only the front part as shown in the attached photo
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-26-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By eystein
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-26-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 551
Posted By eystein
Scandinavian Model A Meeting

A week ago, the Scandinavian Model A meeting was convened in Vraadal, Norway, with some 80 cars, mostly from Norway, Sweden and Denmark. There were however also participants from Estonia, Finland and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-26-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By eystein
Re: 1931 Cabrolet question

There's a thin chrome plated frame that rises with the window. The bottom member of this frame does not show, and has the same type of slot for the window riser mechanism as the closed As. Here's...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,834
Posted By eystein
Re: Find Locktite Binding

3 or so years ago I was able to convince Gary Wert to make some Locktite Binding for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,184
Posted By eystein
Re: Cowl light wire routing behind cowl panel

Exactly which hole in the firewall does the wire go through ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-17-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,184
Posted By eystein
Cowl light wire routing behind cowl panel

Installing the cowl light wiring and the instructions that came with the wiring says that the part where the two wires are enclosed in a loom should go up through the cowl pillar, however in that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 921
Posted By eystein
Re: Riveting floor pans

If you are only needing a couple of rivets, why not turn your own on the lathe ?

Will probably take you less time than locating what you are looking for.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-07-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,166
Posted By eystein
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-04-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,166
Posted By eystein
Fabric Wiring Loom Sizing and Use - No JS information

I am trying to figure out which size of fabric loom to use on a May 1930 Cabriolet

I have access to remains of the front part of an original harness, which shows a very wide loom for the headlamp...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 459
Posted By eystein
Hood center rod rivets

I've been looking through the usual parts vendors websites searching for the 4 small rivets that go on the hood top panels to tighten the end tabs around the center hood hinge rod, but I can't find...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,620
Posted By eystein
Re: Powder coating

Brent,

A question about terminology here, as the term urethane is not used over here. What is urethane ? For my understanding, can you name a couple of well known brand names for urethane paint...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2017, 07:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,593
Posted By eystein
Re: Bob Anderson Passed Away

I might be wrong, but was this the man who made the correct welting tips for the Cabriolet ? That's a good example of a quality product.
Forum: Model-A 05-08-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 484
Posted By eystein
Briggs door locks wanted

One LH and one RH door lock for Briggs body cars (town sedan or cabriolet) wanted. See attached picture. I really only need the part that goes in the door jamb. Prefer parts that are not rust pitted...
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