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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2021, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Door check question

Not really a great picture, but it can give you an idea of what it looks like. I believe (and Mr Rogers will correct me if I am incorrect) that the door frame bracket was fastened with a split...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2021, 01:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,410
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Bradley Floor Pans - Is It Still in Business?

He does exist. I too saw him AND talked to him at 2021 Hershey.
He is a lot skinnier than before.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-21-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,546
Posted By nelsb01
Re: The Early Ford V8 Club of America - Application Form.

Bill;
See that you list Nova Scotia on you avitar.
If you are still wanting to look at the V-8 TIMES, I suggest that you look into the NEW digital magazine membership. $30 US for anyone -- in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-14-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,546
Posted By nelsb01
Re: The Early Ford V8 Club of America - Application Form.

Thanks Trevor.
And may I add...............that if you go to the site earlyfordv8.org and then click on Current News from the left column menu, you will see an explanation of how to join and get...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-22-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,542
Posted By nelsb01
Re: How many on the Barn were there?

Three years before I joined.
But haven't missed one since.
And there will be another in 2023.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 660
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Dash Plaques

Depending how many you have...............
I have a buddy of mine who used old license plates as 'wall paper' in his shop bathroom.
It would take a lot more dash plaques than license plates,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 464
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 2021 Hershey

And in 2022 it will be Monday to Friday -- just check the dates on your free wooden nickel.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 36 Pickup cab to chassis

Yes. Impregnated thick webbing goes in 3 spots on the bottom of the cab wood. Everywhere a bolt goes through the wood is where the webbing goes. It has a hole for the bolt to pass through. It is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,877
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 1936 Pickup bed floor question

I guess you are right -- they did thank me for my pictures and documentation.
On the otherhand, my bodyshop guy taught me how to cut the front carriage bolt holes. Definitely 'old school' training.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,877
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 1936 Pickup bed floor question

I sent the needed changes to them in mid 2015.

I can not verify if they we made the changes, since, I only needed to order one of the reproduction boxes.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,022
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Unable to reach Third Gen automotive. Is Micheal on vacation as I hope?

I am there right this minute --- 82 degrees and partly sunny.
Weather forcast has been updated --- looks good for Tues Wed Thurs -- Friday boats will be for sale....expect prices to escalate.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2021, 10:47 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,877
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 1936 Pickup bed floor question

I purchased a 1936 pickup bed from Mack Hils and yes it needed work. My bodyman and I made corrections, and since we didnt have metal working tools, we made it work. Since I had an original bed in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2021, 10:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Cab installation

Get some Minwax ebony wood finish.
Closest to what Ford used originally.

You will need at least 5 (five) able bodies to lift the cab. Suggest that you place it moving from the rear to the front,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-28-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,026
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Hershey 2021 Guide for Barners

Here -- remember Google is your friend

https://hershey.aaca.com/eastern-division-fall-meet/maps-more/
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2021, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 1936 1/2 ton

Here you go -- driver's side rear
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,133
Posted By nelsb01
Re: '40 and '41 Pickup

The Early Ford V-8 Club has a 40-41 Pickup book that should answer your questions.
1940-1941 Ford Pickup Book --- $10 plus shipping and handling.

https://shop.efv8.org/collections/ford-books
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-03-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,245
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Insurance

Hagerty. Why, have 5 vehicles insured. (1936 to 1985) One is not being restored, but it is still valuable. No one mentioned the Hagerty inclusion of parts and tools on the policy at no extra...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2021, 11:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 1936 Ford Pickup Fender Braces

This is a picture of the inner attachment

Sorry -- picture would not load

Please note that the fender braces do not fit the contour of the fender.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-30-2021, 11:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By nelsb01
Re: 1936 Ford Pickup Fender Braces

Hope these pictures help. This is the drivers side outside fender to rear brace. A carriage bolt is used.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-16-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,726
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Could Use Some Help With License Plate Restoration

TJ supplied the person I was talking about. You can find others, but Duane knows his stuff and like I said, if you have a year plate with not paint on it, he has the manuals to find the correct...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-14-2021, 09:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,726
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Could Use Some Help With License Plate Restoration

If you are a Early Ford V-8 Club member, check the last issue of the V-8 TIMES. A very nice gentleman in Michigan does them for about the same price as you stated you paid for the first pair of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-09-2021, 10:20 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,554
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Hershey 2021

If you have arrived the weekend before like I have, you do get to see the red, and chocolate fields filled with vehicles from people attending Hershey Park amusement rides.
So, there maybe some...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-03-2021, 10:26 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,554
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Hershey 2021

2010 - from the hill (Hershey Hotel)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-01-2021, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,003
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Southside Obsolete?

Just saw Fred this past weekend at an auction, doing what he does best -- purchasing parts.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-30-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 844
Posted By nelsb01
Re: Trunk Latch Problem

Not a 1950 expert, but you may have to remove the rear seat (bottom lifts up from the front-- rear is held in place by two bolts) and slide through into the trunk. Almost sounds like the latch...
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