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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 754
Posted By 39portlander
Re: I love this!

Would this be considered a "Long Mower" with built in Rake:rolleyes:

Hey honey, I'm going out to "Chop" the grass.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 410
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Air shocks ?

There were 9 on the old spring and 9 on this new spring:confused:

Again, it was and old apple orchard farm truck rescued from VT, who know's what was done to it before I resurrected it. Put...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 410
Posted By 39portlander
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-12-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 410
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Air shocks ?

This might help with some options, it's on my 39 P/U. I'm using NAPA 48785-L air shocks, what worked for me on this vehicle it probably was in an accident @ some point and some farm hand welded in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-10-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 39portlander
Re: needed 6 volt battery charger

Frank, I bought this one several years ago it does 6 and 12V. Battery extender SC4 model BE01250.

Has a rate selector 3A maintainer or 15A rapid charge, battery type standard, AGM or gel. If your...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-09-2019, 05:12 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,393
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Interest in new restoration project thread?

Another way to also get us motivated with our own projects, there are some of these on various model T's and there great.

Very generous to offer and take the time to do this, should be as good...
Forum: Model-T 08-03-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 710
Posted By 39portlander
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-03-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,856
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Bat piss

So if you see a bat, man you know urine the garage:rolleyes:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-02-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,856
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Bat piss

I have been on this Fordbarn for about 10 years and this thread has to be the funniest yet. You guys are great.

Next time you head out to the garage think batman "to the bat cave Robin":D
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-01-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 928
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Crabbie pattys ?????

Come on admit it, you like Gary. Who can not like a snail that puuurrs like a cat:rolleyes:
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 08-01-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Frame identification problem

Hey Chris on the passenger side of my 26 Fordor below the floorboard and just ahead of the center crossmember are numbers that match my motor.

There should be 5130623 some were below the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-31-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 51 Merc Wiring kit

Most of my wiring I have bought through Joe's antique which is from various sources that most of our vendors sell for.

As far as 6-12V I have learned a lot for Ron Francis, his catalog alone could...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-31-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 97 9519 top gasket....

Hey thanks for the input fellas, this carb was done by Ken about eight years ago and has run flawlessly just noticed this getting worse as of late.

Charlie I will get this down to you in the fall...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,628
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Warning - Sophisticated Scammer Trolling the Want Adds

Hey come on man, every one knows "what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas":rolleyes:

Seriously, it's always out there and puts a damper on this hobby. Thanks for posting.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By 39portlander
97 9519 top gasket....

:eek: getting the 39 ready for saturdays Par Sem car show and noticed my 9519 top gasket appears to be melting. Starts, runs and puuuuurs like a kitten.

I work in Berlin NH a lot and get several...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 928
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Crabbie pattys ?????

'Are yah ready OOOhhhhhhhhh"
If the parents/grandparents had a V8 Ford they would have been fine, besides that does not make sense I grew up with Foghorn Leghorn. Boy! I say Boy, you need a...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-25-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By 39portlander
Re: 6V solenoid...

Great point, I have a piece of 1/8" clear tubing over the cross shaft for protection and after the break rods are in the cable will shape down just below the shaft.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-24-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 732
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Heat Frustration??

This is what the Ol'timers used to call "the Dog day's of summer".
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-24-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,964
Posted By 39portlander
Re: What are the must haves for you're shop?

If we be dreaming, when done working in our "must haves shop" we just gotta have a NAP room:D
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-24-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By 39portlander
6V solenoid...

Got around to installing a solenoid, getting the bendix and Ruckstell in are next on the list.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,010
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Walt dupont

I was up to see Walt and Rockie on the 4th, the guy still can pic a Martin guitar like no other. Hope to get up to see them @ the thursday Gardiner cruise night over the summer.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-16-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Model T dash color ans dash light

I would get the darn thing safely running and in good working order, use the MTFCA's safety check and then find the local club in your area and seek out your questions from a good known T guru. Those...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-16-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 398
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Radiator identification

bergsradiator.com go with a flat tube style. Look up the model T Ford club website and find a local club in your area, someone will be more than happy to help.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-14-2019, 05:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By 39portlander
Re: Carburetor rebuild

That sort of sums up my 26 Fordor project, saving up for a new Berg's radiator and get the rebuilt ruckstell installed before fall.

You got a wealth of T info and parts with Glen Chaffin and Milt...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-13-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By 39portlander
Re: A clean choice...

Hey John, they are worth a try any way.

I though of you a while back, got a few old 97's and a 40 in a parts pic and your Saving Strombergs in Flathead Facts came to mind. What a great reference,...
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