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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-12-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 524
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Size Press To Swedge Wheel Studs?

Recent article in the Sept/Oct issue of "Restorer" (MAFCA) provides some interesting reading on your post subject.
Seems more "after-market" parts, challenge our hobby knowledge to make
their...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2021, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Running board splash shield.

aermotor is spot-on.. that's the reason mine had to be dis-assembled.!
Delaware DMV needed to verify frame/engine numbers.
Sometimes the Model A learning curve can be steep.!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Running board splash shield.

On my '29 Coupe, the body had never been raised, so all the running board and splash apron hardware was pretty rusted. Fenders were easy, aprons were a bit harder, areas at the bolt holes rusted and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,402
Posted By kbinde2
Re: saving a bumper

If the bumper wasn't prepped well before the flat black was applied, with some research, elbow-grease and a little luck on your side.. I would try to work with what you have. You say you have time,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 324
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Uploading Pictures

For quite a while now, I've just about given up.! Also tried re-sizing, even a different computer.. message says "upload failed".. kb
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-06-2021, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Removing running board splash aprons

On my '29 Coupe, to gain access for DMV to check the ID stamp on the frame,
I removed fenders, running boards, removed body bolts, raised the body and splash aprons were able to be removed. Mine had...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-04-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By kbinde2
Re: 4th of july

My father celebrates his 100th birthday today.. my sisters are with him for the celebration in person, I had to miss the trip due to travel time constraints, holiday traffic etc., planning a visit...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-22-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,019
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Anyone involved with 2021 Great Race?

I had the opportunity to view as a spectator when during an East Coast event they made a lunch stop in Delaware. The event had posted an approximate ETA,
and the streets and parking areas adjacent...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Starting Question

I guess I should clarify just a bit.. the starter stops turning..!
Not that it wouldn't start..the starter just stops spinning.!
Maybe I'll bench test it today since I've already pulled it out, and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Speedometers

Might also try "PapaNick" in Upstate NY, he is on here frequently..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By kbinde2
Starting Question

When depressing the starter foot switch, the engagement will turn the engine over 3-4 good revolutions, then... nothing, press the foot switch again, same result. Once I catch it just right, the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 901
Posted By kbinde2
Re: flag poll holders for front bumper ??

Many different ways to attach flags, and many poles or bases available. If you are going to match them, a picture or identification wording would be helpful.
Most vendors carry them, or a simple fix...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,771
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Itís getting harder to drive my A

I'm 4 1/2 weeks out from joint replacement (L/Hip), and still going to PT sessions. If she (PT) had seen me lug the battery up from the basement and put it in the coupe she wouldn't have been happy.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,481
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Gratitude

So many blessings, and thoughtful prayer for all the many families in need..kb
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Pearl Harbor Day

Checked with my dad (99 this past July 4th) last night after reading this thread, and his enlistment date was 29 December 1941. He became a Chief Machinist Mate on the USS Arikara, based on the west...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-26-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Have "A" Great Thanksgiving Day

My wife and I just got back from a short ride,, probably about a half hour on a quiet road. It's amazing what that little jaunt in the Model A did for mental health on this 2020 Thanksgiving, to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-25-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,660
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Station Wagon Owners

Sub-frame and floorboards generally finished with a "dull black asphaltum based wood preservative..alternatives Commercial drab finishes,, per Paint and Finish Guide. A rubber matting was most likely...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-24-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 610
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Vacuum Wiper Motor

I've always pushed in to turn on, pull out to shut off.. action always seems faster going downhill.!! :D kb
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,076
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Can I use new cast brake drums with old shoes?

If you are going to refurbish the brakes, IMO.. I would replace each component as a unit, shoes and drums, and to inspect, clean and re-adjust/replace internal parts as required. Getting stopped...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-18-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,112
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Coupe Glass Replacement

I think the original question stated "all except windshield".., leading some to respond with panel advice. It is possible to just unscrew garnish pieces and replace glass.. in my case the interior...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,112
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Coupe Glass Replacement

I replaced mine in a '29 Coupe, all of the interior material and panels had been removed, so the process was a bit easier. I was also prepping the window garnish mouldings to refinish. If you can...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2020, 04:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,396
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Hendersonville, North Carolina

Maybe try to get a tour of the VanWingerden Greenhouse Range in Mills River area. Quite an expanse and interesting automation, much innovation from when I worked there in it's infancy in the area in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2020, 06:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,017
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Those were the days....

Pi not round.. Pi r square..! I couldn't resist. kb
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2020, 04:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By kbinde2
Re: Door striker plate screws on coupe

I did re-adjust the striker plate on my '29 this summer, the wear allowed the door to become slightly ajar. Usually a right turn or maybe a hard bump would do it. Probably replace mine this winter.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 502
Posted By kbinde2
Re: interior tacks

Don't the interior panels (ie, quarter window, and the strip above the door) once installed cover the tack strips (and tack head).?
I looked on my '29 Coupe and have a hard time locating a tack,...
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