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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,086
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Re: Nice Town car photo

Maybe he was thinking of ten cent millionaires and how they'd be jonsing to impress? I would think times haven't changed in that regard.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,086
Posted By History
Re: Nice Town car photo

Life was good for Webb and Seward that day. Nice photos.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,203
Posted By History
Re: Virus time off from school

Or the sane a little late to the party. Like atheists in a foxhole, there's a time for everyone to be a hypocrite. Let's hope you're correct.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 09:09 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,286
Posted By History
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

Just like global warming and everything else the media screeches about, they lie so much while pushing "ONE" agenda it's hard to believe anything any of them say. I know it's warmer than when I was a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,203
Posted By History
Re: Virus time off from school

One things for sure, these kids won't grow up to be government leeches. If organized enough to get all that work finished and ambitious enough to do it, schooling is the least of their concerns. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 716
Posted By History
Re: AAA on the move

Beautiful truck, Something about that second drive axle makes these trucks look so awesome.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,224
Posted By History
Re: Bonny and Clyde

Exactly, don't forget about Hitler annexing Australia. ;)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,224
Posted By History
Re: Bonny and Clyde

There's no way I can/could make it but I wish you guys the best of luck. I hope you can save the station. Seems there's an effort to remove history and start new. I'm either a moron or the people who...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-22-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 89,147
Posted By History
Re: tell a Model A related story

Woofa, the next time you see this "police woman", tell her your good friend in the USA said she should consider a career in the kitchen making sandwiches. ;)


Some women are suited for these...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 855
Posted By History
Re: Model A gas tank cleaning

Brent in Tn was a savant on gas tanks wasn't he? I think he said he had a setup to completely redo a gas tank but wanted to stop doing it. He was willing to to let someone on here have it if they...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,263
Posted By History
Re: short model a film

One of you mentioned cousins, you are probably more correct than you imagine. Kids got the ancestry DNA kit for my birthday, so far I have 135k DNA matches. DNA says I'm 85% England, 15% Scotland...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-02-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 646
Posted By History
Re: Carburetor problems

It's easy using the Venturi extractor on one side, the other side is very hard as it has nothing to get a grip on. My Venturi was already in two pieces as someone had already broken it and ground one...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-27-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,326
Posted By History
Re: Brake Light Switch Backwards

It looks like something aftermarket installed to isolate the transmission from the frame, (cushion it). Maybe it's part of the float a motor I've read about on here?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-26-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,326
Posted By History
Re: Brake Light Switch Backwards

Did it work correctly before you replaced the wiring?

To be sure of what you're saying,,,, the brake lights stay on after your foot leaves the brake pedal and you then have to lift up on the brake...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-26-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 593
Posted By History
Re: wiring

I've only replaced the harness for the lights, brake switch and horn, super easy.

I will get around to the rest but for now it looks pretty good. I'm surprised my car hadn't already burnt with all...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,709
Posted By History
Re: No way to treat a Model A

This is what happens when women leave the kitchen. She should be making sandwiches. ;)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By History
Re: Help Re-Wooding the inside of 29 Tudor

When the cars were being built as new, were all the wood pieces cut to the same sizes? Or was every car a custom as far as the wood?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,934
Posted By History
Re: Cracked Block

I used JB Weld cold Weld original formula.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 729
Posted By History
Re: The Can-Am Model A Reliability Run;"Mt.St.Helens, "A" moment to remember

I'm jealous of you guys that get to do this, I've been there several times (did the helicopter also) but in a model A Or Model T would be awesome. Would be great if they'd let you take one of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,934
Posted By History
Re: Cracked Block

I used JB Weld. I also had a small heater pointed at the front of the engine, before, during and after. I cleaned it really well and ground all the paint from the surrounding area, ground along the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,326
Posted By History
Re: Ok, I've got a question for the Northerners....long.

If my dad was still around he would be the judge of that. He was a fine point judge of holding flashlights, I failed many light holding competitions. :eek:

I'm slowly becoming a fine point light...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,934
Posted By History
Re: Cracked Block

So I took a grinder and ground off/out the mess the freshman welder made. Got back to the cracks and the new ones :mad:. Cleaned up a large area around that and slapped the JB Weld to it. I made sure...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 226
Posted By History
Radiator Shell welting rivets

I just changed the cloth like material that runs around the outside of the radiator shell. I ruined several of the rivets that held that on removing them and luckily the new lacing/welting came with...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By History
Re: Electric speedometer

I was going to say this ^^^^^^^. Easy to calibrate, atleast the ones I've used.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,173
Posted By History
Re: A pic from the time

What was the bell for? Super nice photo/s.
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