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Forum: Early V8 07-10-2020, 07:58 PM
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Posted By CA Victoria
4GC Rochester Carburetor

Very clean Rochester 4GC 4 Barrel Carb. Rebuilt at one time, have not run it but it looks very good.
Pictures soon.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: 4bbl manifold flathead V/8

The WCFB was running fine, I just wanted to see if there was a difference. I do not have a scientific explanation, but I believe the AFB had more pull. I don’t have a basis for comparison on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: 4bbl manifold flathead V/8

I started out with a Fenton 4bbl manifold so I could bolt a Carter WCFB directly to the manifold without using an adapter. The WCFB worked well. I swapped it out for an early AFB which was about...
Forum: Early V8 07-07-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: 1935 Ford Straight Mirror Arms

Also added measurements to help distinguish the Pass/PU
Forum: Early V8 07-07-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: 1935 Ford Straight Mirror Arms

Had a couple of maybes but they have turned out to be Pickup arms :-(
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-05-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 445
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: 34 radiator

Brassworks craftsman are amazing. Lee showed me some of their restoration projects when I picked up my 35 radiator. Everything from Ford’s to airplanes, to Concourse quality restorations. My tanks...
Forum: Early V8 07-01-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 46
Posted By CA Victoria
1936 Ford Passenger/Pickup backing plates

2-36 Rear backing plates, surface is ok for a driver but not show quality.
Note:wedge stud is swaged to the backing plate

10 bucks each or 2 for $10!
Plus shipping
Forum: Early V8 07-01-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 54
Posted By CA Victoria
1948-1950 Ford F1

Gauge panel made for an F1 to fit in place of the radio speaker grill.
Made from sheet steel formed around 1/4Ē rod to make a nice radius edge. Panel contours to the dash.
Two studs welded in to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-30-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,245
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: Antique Insurance a little off Topic

Hagerty was stellar when my roadster was rear ended. Fast, fair, and a seamless event.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 833
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: Phenolic Spacer

Just for grins I’m going to check/monitor carb & fuel pump temps after the next run. It runs great in 100 degree temps with air moving over engine, but as mentioned heat radiated/conducted to fuel...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 833
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: Phenolic Spacer

Todd,
Already have searched, have not been able to answer my two questions.
T.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-27-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 833
Posted By CA Victoria
Phenolic Spacer

I want to add a phenolic spacer to cool the carburetor fuel on a Stromberg 48. I also need to install a vacuum port for a Columbia OD.
Has anyone found a phenolic spacer with a vacuum port?
...
Forum: Early V8 06-24-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By CA Victoria
Forum: Early V8 06-23-2020, 08:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 58
Posted By CA Victoria
Headlight Reflectors 1937-1938-1939 78-13028

I have two freshly Re silvered headlight reflectors.
I believe they are correct for 1937-39 Ford Passenger, 79-13028.
The shells measure 7” wide x appx 2.25 deep.
Both marked Ford Two lite on the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-21-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By CA Victoria
1935 Ford Temp Gauge

I want to run a 2nd temp gauge.
Did the 35 only have a provision for a temp probe in the drivers side water
pump?
Are the pumps interchangeable where I could run a drivers side pump on the...
Forum: Early V8 06-18-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: 1935 Ford Straight Mirror Arms

Anyone going to the Carlisle meet?
Please keep me in mind......
Forum: Early V8 06-16-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By CA Victoria
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 959
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: No electricity. No crank. No horn

I had an older fuse block with a bad connection on one end. All looked well but tracing back with a VOM identified the fault.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 992
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: Flushing engine block

Ditto Mike!
My 2 cents......
Aggressive cleaners will soften some sediment, removing it from the rear of the water jacket could present a challenge without the heads removed. My flathead V8 Block...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-08-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,764
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: Which Car-Like Vehicles Can Tow a Model A?

Suggestion: find someone in your area with a similar combination. If your wife isnít comfortable with the F-150 towing with a light tow vehicle may not be either. Getting her behind the wheel to...
Forum: Early V8 06-04-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By CA Victoria
1935 Ford Straight Mirror Arms

Looking for an original pair of 1935 passenger (straight) mirror arms.
Passenger arm opening is appx. 2.30”
Pickup arm opening is appx. 2.10”

I have a pair of chrome driver quality original...
Forum: Model-A 05-25-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 256
Posted By CA Victoria
Late 1931 gas tank

Late 31 gas tank.
Not your crown jewel of gas tanks but Definitely restorable & worth saving, hasnít been used for target practice!!!
$10

Several pairs of backing plates, 29, 30, 31 -$15 ea...
Forum: Early V8 05-24-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By CA Victoria
1935 Ford -updated list

I have found most of the items on my previous list. Because drums are pricey to ship I’m going to be picky.

Straight rear view mirror arms, original

Front brake drums

Rear window shade
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-20-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: Kelsey-Hayes rims on new cast iron

Bummer eh, I had 5 KH bent spokes power coated before I checked them on the 4 original Ford cast iron drums. No bueno-would not fit over rear drums.
I was not comfortable with grinding the spokes.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 938
Posted By CA Victoria
Re: LED headlights in a 6 volt car anyone?

I had my reflectors re silvered and yet to install and have similar questions to what has been brought up in this post.
For those who have unfavorable comments regarding LEDs did you evaluate the...
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