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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 784
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Customs - The Beginnings with Barris

[QUOTE=Hoop;1914931]"and rubbing shoulders with the guy who takes all the credit means nothing to me."

34fordy, maybe you are missing how many thousands upon thousands of "guy's cars done by...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 784
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Customs - The Beginnings with Barris

I had an old friend, long time deceased, who had insight into all of this. He always said "Everyone has a right to their own stupid opinion". I guess that covers all of us. I have never thought too...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-24-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 569
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Anyone still putting custom paint into aerosol cans

I went into our local OReilly parts store with the glove box door from my 34. The inside of the door was like new. They took some kind of picture and came up with a formula. In about 15 minutes I had...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Axle taper degree

Thanks for the info!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By 34fordy
Axle taper degree

Do all 32-53 Ford rear axles have the same degree of taper into the hub?
If so, what is the degree?
Forum: Early V8 07-12-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By 34fordy
Forum: Early V8 07-08-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By 34fordy
1953 Ford Sunliner Convertible

Not mine--contact info below

1953 Ford Sunliner convertible, Roller, no engine or transmission. Good convertible frame, good convertible top bows and all convertible windows.garnish moldings and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-08-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,265
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Posting pictures

I have trouble posting more than 1 picture. If I do more I only get the last one.
Possibly my mini I-pad is too outdated.
It is SO Simple on The Hamb!!!!!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 697
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Compression tester

7/8" wrench but threads are 18MM
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-02-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,300
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Installing Rear Hub On A '40

It is termed a "friction fit". Anything between such as oil or grease or ANYTHING,--reduces the friction and will most certainly break the key and probably ruin the axle.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,670
Posted By 34fordy
Re: What Is This Bolt For?

When I was a kid in the late 40's and 50's my dad sold clothing in Fort Dodge. All the clothing stores had their own tailors and all of eastern European origin.
When a store hired a new kid as a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By 34fordy
Re: "Cruzin"

Just slingin my share of BS too DD! Definitely a place it can be freely thrown.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By 34fordy
Re: "Cruzin"

Probably not for the "purists" but it stopped the shimmy at 120 mph. LOL
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By 34fordy
Re: "Cruzin"

[QUOTE=V8COOPMAN;1903380]You been holdin'-out on us? Those sure are "healthy-looking" tires on the back of that thing. I LIKE! DD

One of the few things not original to the car. I put steel...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 441
Posted By 34fordy
"Cruzin"

A couple weeks ago I was out for a cruise and a friend of our daughter saw me and followed me and took a picture just for fun. He sent it to our daughter who had the picture framed and gave it to me...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Mercury Ignition Key

If the key and cylinder are quite worn it is possible to cut the key a few thousands shallow thereby making up for the wear. Sometimes it is much easier if you have the cylinder "in hand" so you can...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,018
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Spring Carlisle

Sometimes called a "reverse polarity question", a truly FORD tradition!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-14-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Crank Pully Nut - b6319a

1-3/8" This nut is from an 8BA.
Forum: Model-A 06-13-2020, 12:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 140
Posted By 34fordy
Perry Davis Condensor and Coil tester

Sold pending payment

Perry Davis tester. Works well. Price includes shipping to the lower 48 states.
PayPay friends and family preferred. $75.00 to your mailbox.
Forum: Early V8 06-13-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 103
Posted By 34fordy
Perry Davis Condensor and Coil Tester

Sold pending payment


Perry Davis Tester. Works well. Price includes shipping in the lower 48 states.
PayPal friends and family preferred. $75.00 to your mailbox.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,765
Posted By 34fordy
Re: Nice country drive

Here I was, trying to figure what gears you had in the rear that it took low gear to get up a hill. Then I saw in the picture that you were draggin your house! LOL
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-24-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 502
Posted By 34fordy
Motoring through Olde England

What fun it is in the front seat with Mart as we drive (wrong side) LOL around England on the way to get groceries. I can't seem to figure out the streets but the ride is outta sight! Whether in his...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-21-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By 34fordy
Re: 1934 left horn mount

Another picture. Mount and bolt all one piece. Actually a much nicer mount than the stamped steel original type, IMO. Wonder who would have made it as I believe the cost would have been higher to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-21-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By 34fordy
Re: 1934 left horn mount

Possibly why the horn seems a bit "tippy."
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-21-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By 34fordy
Re: 1934 left horn mount

The mount and bolt are not separate. One piece.
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