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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-25-2020, 10:26 PM
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-24-2020, 11:04 PM
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Views: 562
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Re: Testing generators

I rigged up a 1 hp - single phase 115v motor and v belt to generator..worked good enough to get what i wanted to know..can just check with volt meter or can hook up battery and amp meter. if you have...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 01:21 PM
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Views: 321
Posted By 31Abone
Re: rumcle seat to deck lid conversion help

Hi ..thanks for help..I did a long search on google..and found some stuff that will help me and others ...sc
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-24-2020, 12:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By 31Abone
Re: rumcle seat to deck lid conversion help

Thanks much ..that info is a good start..does anyone sell a kit to do a conversion ?..would be nice to get bunch of good photos of trunk area...sc
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By 31Abone
rumcle seat to deck lid conversion help

Acquired a very nice rust free dent free dlx 30 coupe project never seen a nicer body......deck lid has handle hole on bottom of lid but someone attached rumble hinges to lid ..in the parts there is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,276
Posted By 31Abone
Re: A Engines

I had a fellow in carson city rebuild my B engine with block inserts ,alum alloy i think.... turned crank, stock rebuilt rods..2000 miles on it.. runs good..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-30-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
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Re: 21 stud temp gauge question

mine is in top radiator jose..sc
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 735
Posted By 31Abone
Re: how to bench test a coil??

Need compression also..bot a new 6v coil from major supplier would run good a idle but at road speed misfire ..took a while to figure this one out..don't buy new coils unless a name brand !! napa...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,075
Posted By 31Abone
Re: Painting whitewalls black

Had an old can of Dupont #7 tire black ..worked real good..tires looked like black walls ..no white ever showed thru after one year..then I bot new blacks....sc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-06-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 983
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Forum: Model-A 03-04-2020, 12:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 191
Posted By 31Abone
Coats tireman tools wanted vintage 50's

Looking for tire tools for coats iron tireman vintage tire manual changer..bigpine55@gmail.com
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By 31Abone
1934 21 stud v8 thermostat placement

Do themo's go in upper hose or back of water pumps ? have not taken engine apart yet have limited knowledge on these old v8's..just runs too cold in winter..sc.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-05-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,256
Posted By 31Abone
Re: ford B engine

B motors are not pressure to crank like cars were in late 30"s and thru the forties ..If you call 3 to 4 lbs oil pressure pressure to mains so be it ..oiling is an open system same as model A..model...
Forum: Model-A 02-04-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 235
Posted By 31Abone
Vintage tire changer wanted 18" 19" wheels

Looking for old style vintage tire changer that will work on model A wheels..west coast..760-938-2250... bigpine55@gmail.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,413
Posted By 31Abone
Re: "B" Distributor timing with an "A" front cover

Front pin is never needed on A or B....I set mine by taking out side screw and then plate will rotate same as a Model A..start motor and adjust timing by rotating plate to where it sounds good..may...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-06-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,313
Posted By 31Abone
Re: A 1934 Ford Columbia Brochure Found In A Ford Dealership

I have one in my31 ford PU ( been cut down) works good but was told by LA area rebuilder that they are weak while in OD so do not hot rod them in OD....sc..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 418
Posted By 31Abone
best thermoatat model B

I understand it goes in top of top hose 160 degree ?..is A and B same size hose etc ? my rig runs 130 to 180 depending on conditions without thermo..
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2020, 03:14 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,571
Posted By 31Abone
Re: members that have collected other car besides ford

have 39 Dodge D11 coupe in need of parts to finish,54 motor with OD....sc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-30-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By 31Abone
Is there such a thing as columbia clutch ?

Was listening to Art Smith original hot rod race song 1951 all other are rip off's.....he mentioned a columbia clutch in a hot rod ford ,then later he says it has an overdrive ..referring to columbia...
Forum: Early V8 12-06-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 285
Posted By 31Abone
32 Ford frame car or PU

Have good 32 frame one side original other side repop.....original K member , front and back cross members excellent....rear spacer tube chrome repop....$1,795 or trade for 32 fenders or 21 stud mtr...
Forum: Early V8 11-18-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 381
Posted By 31Abone
32 tudor orig trade for 33 or 34

Have good 32 original tudor sedan v8..value about 35k..new 3.54 rear gears just installed,new tires..runs good but trans and clutch needs attention.brakes almost done...trade for 33 or 34 what have...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-12-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,780
Posted By 31Abone
Re: Gear ratio

Have 32 "B" PU ..had 4:11 had Tom Endy put 3:54 works good about 55 mph..no cigar but about right for 4 cyl...but a 21 stud v8 32 needs 3:27 for sure for 55 -60 mph range...these old rigs don't feel...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-12-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By 31Abone
failed sealer gas tank cleaner, alcohol ?

Have gas tank that had been sealed 20 years ago and is failing....junk is plugging up my filter best cleaner ? alcohol ? lye ? caustic soda , boil it out at a shop ? put rocks in it a strap to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-10-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,711
Posted By 31Abone
Re: 8 volt battery in 6 volt car

Expect light bulbs to burn out quicker..8 volt not needed A's work good on 6..
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