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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 08:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: "The Eviscerator". Is this OT? Or Almost OT? Or Right On The Money?

Hey at least he didn't drop a SBC in it. He stuck with a flat head-I hope.

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Needed 28 Front Fenders

Geez, CL has them all of the time out here. I can't seem to find 30's.


Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 497
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Bert's number not working?

I will check with my provider as I hand dialed his number into my phone and it gave me the error message. But I got through on a land line and as usual I was treated super nicely! They are my go to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 163
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Toe in procedure.

Welcome to the club.

Here is a short, short version. Toe-in is where the front wheels 'fight each other' as they are just slightly angled in towards the center of the car.

That being said, what...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 497
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Bert's number not working?

Yeah I just did it from my desk phone works fine:confused:

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 497
Posted By 1930artdeco
Bert's number not working?

Hi All,

Is Bert's number still good? I am trying to contact them about an order and all I get is that the number cannot be completed as dialed. Anyone else having this issue? Fires maybe?
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Vacuum line that connects to windshield wiper

No Diagram but I can tell you that it goes in this order:

-manifold to firewall (steel tube)
-firewall up the passenger A pillar (steel tube)
-the 90 degree bend is at the top of the pillar...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 717
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Just had a Model A wedding

Here is the beautiful girl. She is the bestest ever. Oh and yes that is an original Palm Beach suit with original shoes and Panama hat.

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Disassemble Tudor Body

Welcome to the Barn! Another way to do it that might be faster is to blast it and then wash it down with ospho. EST of both worlds.

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 717
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Just had a Model A wedding

Big....yep, it took me a long time to find her (50 years to be exact).

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2020, 11:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 717
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Just had a Model A wedding

I will get a pick of us from the photog and post it. I was a tad busy. And yes she helps out on Barb AND she lets me buy tools!!!!!!

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 717
Posted By 1930artdeco
Just had a Model A wedding

Hi All,

Just got married-amid the chaos of this year-so there will be at least one bright spot. Barb got her picture taken a lot and we had a tour with some of the club coming by.

Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Condensers

I just use my engine analyzer.


Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Wiper vacuum line and windsheild installation

I am thinking a closed car is a closed car for this purpose-I could be wrong though. My windshield was already installed. That being said I would think the vacuum line would be the last part to go...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 803
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Ford verse Chevrolet

I am wondering if in addition to the above mentioned items, Ford had the reputation of building a sturdy, well supplied (parts), going to be there car. Whereas Chevy was promoting things changing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 999
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: MHS Students Model A

Welcome to the club! As was stated above your location will help a lot. Also look at Craigslist and MAFCA for a local club to assist you in locating a car. Depending on what you want/need to do may...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-09-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Wiper vacuum line and windsheild installation

On my sedan, I ran the tube up the pass side A pillar with the 90* bend at the top. Just bend the tube to match the contours of the body so you can mate it up with the line port in the firewall. Then...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 989
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: toe in gauge

I think they are still made by Duby(?) and around $100-if I remember right. I actually made mine from scrap wood and a 2x4. Just mark the center of the tire and then take your measurements front and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Recycle or sell?

That is an idea.


Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By 1930artdeco
Recycle or sell?

Hi all,


I have a spare torque tube that I need to do something with. Is it worth selling or recycling?


Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 957
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: First Time Tire Change

He is referring to Tire Spoons the tool not eating spoons.


Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 461
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: 6v coil restistance

Thank you for all of the reply's and info. I think for now I will run the coil 'upside down' and see how well she runs. Actually, she started better with the new coil:)


Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 461
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: 6v coil restistance

Ok, I will flip the new coil over. But I still don't understand the ohm's. People say it should be 1.5 but my new Napa coil is showing higher than that. Or, should I not worry as she runs fine?

...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 461
Posted By 1930artdeco
6v coil restistance

Hi All,


Quick question to edumicate me. I have a stock electrical system and had a 6v coil. Well when she would get warm to really warm she would die and would be really hard to restart until...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-21-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By 1930artdeco
Re: Main Jet for Tillotson and Marvel Carburetors

What about hole diameter to compensate for losing a hole?


Mike
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