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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Posted By A bones
Re: 36 woodie side curtains

Glad you finally got there. I too had to learn the hard way, before contracting anyone learn of their reputation, from previous customers. If possible view the work.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-12-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,213
Posted By A bones
Re: 1940 Starter

Best way to know, is to get the new one in place. Then, if troubles are afoot the search shall be renewed. Good Luck.

Keep those pain remedies handy.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-08-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 724
Posted By A bones
Re: Priming engine with oil

How about anything you want to drain out in A hundred or so miles?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-08-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,012
Posted By A bones
Re: What are the must haves for you're shop?

Some years back a member posted a pic of his project. in the corner was a urinal.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By A bones
Re: Happy Independence Day - 4th July

Thank you Thank you Thank you!. mercman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-06-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By A bones
Re: 32 Pickup Bed mounting bolts

Can't imagine why this has gone unnoticed. I'll send a message to our 32 Guru.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-29-2019, 07:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 705
Posted By A bones
Re: Road Rebel

Whoa, wow. I'd flip out, to pull up behind that '32.:D Looks like a neat car.

Any clues to the existence of the '34?

Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-28-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,068
Posted By A bones
Smile Re: Any Idea on What I've Got Here?

Welcome to the barn.

The knowledge of condition is vital for an evaluation.

Right now, before you try to start them, find out about the process of resuscitation

Have no fear of taking 'Old...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-24-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,346
Posted By A bones
Re: GB Sisson

Last thing I recall was, interest taken with a boat. If he is around, he may give us a shout.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-21-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By A bones
Re: Hydraulic Brake conversion on a 34, where can one get the Kit?

Google MT Car Products by Boling Bros. They can help you out.

South OF Sacramento North of Bakersfield.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-18-2019, 08:20 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 37,423
Posted By A bones
Re: FINALLY…T5 WITH Torque Tube in a ‘35-’40 Ford...The WHOLE STORY!

Thank you, Very much. Mr V8COOPMAN For taking the time to share the info that you and Heard and now Cory, processed to achieve this very practical choice of power multiplication. I had much desire...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By A bones
Re: 32 v-8 starter installation with the new modern bendix

Where would we be, if not for Mac VP? ;)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By A bones
Re: Have some fun, Throwback Thursdays

If you like old pics, ask google to pull up "Vintage shots from days gone by". This will take you to a thread on the H.A.M.B. that was started in 2009. Currently there are over 6,600 pages. Photos...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 478
Posted By A bones
Re: Hard to Start

I'm thinking about time. Time enough to cool. Time enough for the fuel bowl to drain, and thoroughly flood the manifold. Time enough for the ether to dry the plugs, and for it to kick with one wire...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,970
Posted By A bones
Re: The Bubba plan for now ......???? Jim Linder

Stay strong. Keep moving. Don't let the sofa swallow you up! And thanks for the update.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-08-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By A bones
Re: Mac's/Eckler

Ha. So heat was to blame, not those power shifts.

Thanks for sharing a good experience.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-08-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,971
Posted By A bones
Re: Don't use Corn Head Grease in Steering Boxes

Well said JSeery.:)

By my prejudiced count, this thread has three posts against, five posts indifferent but sharing other experiences that involve boxes that may or may not leak, and ten posts...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By A bones
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By A bones
Re: How about a place to post CL ads?

I cannot see what prevents anyone who wants to look at that site, to simply do so. Several times people have referred to ads run there, just for critical comments and discussions. As far as someone...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-01-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,971
Posted By A bones
Re: Don't use Corn Head Grease in Steering Boxes

When, if ever, I get around to working on my gear box I'll clean it out and use Cornhead grease. It drips now.

I did not read the attachment, but I've seen enough testimonies here, on The Barn to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-31-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,047
Posted By A bones
Re: Stock 1950 8BA

First thing to try is some Marvel Mystery oil, some in the gas ( 4 oz. or so, per 10 gal. ) some in the oil ( say 25% ). Assuming when you say stock, it has not had a rebuild recently, and perhaps...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-30-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Vom
Views: 713
Posted By A bones
Re: Vom

I sent report.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-30-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,227
Posted By A bones
Re: Bolt inside water pump

I concur as I've used that tactic often, in other unreachable spots. As there is a possibility of the paper hanging with the bolt head, then getting out of reach of a tweezer, etc, I think an inch...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-30-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,091
Posted By A bones
Re: A Young Mans Questions

That is a good one. What I sticks in my mind happened perhaps a year back.
( Mind now, thanks to modern medicine some of the drawers of my 'file cabinet' memory are stuck. )

Anyway a person of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-27-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,091
Posted By A bones
Re: A Young Mans Questions

My pet peeve is that a simple mechanical function gets assigned to a module to make it better (?). Then comes a system failure than can cost lives (fact). While a simple system of levers and pivot...
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