Go Back   The Ford Barn > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 302
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: BoxCar Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 399
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: 32 roadster rear window frame

Thanks Dave, That last bit of info, screw length 3/8" or 5/16" is that total length or threaded area only?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-04-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 399
Posted By BoxCar Tom
32 roadster rear window frame

Anyone have personal experience installing an original 1932 Ford roadster rear window frame? How did you avoid creating an inside out ding on the outside frame piece? I have the early version frame...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-20-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 459
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Help needed to identify spare tire cover (1932 ?)

Here's some pictures of tire covers I had a few years ago. The face plates fit nice against 18" wheels. The tread covers were a different story, the shiny one I believe is a Leo Gephart SS...
Forum: Early V8 12-18-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 150
Posted By BoxCar Tom
A&L 1932 Ford Cowl - grill shell lacing

WANTED A&L reproduction 1932 Ford Cowl / grill shell lacing. Do you have some extra A&L reproduction 1932 Ford Cowl - grill shell lacing? OR, new or even cut and fitted pieces that are lightly...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,262
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: New products thread??

V8COOPMAN, scrtatch that, Mac VP, Thanks for the pics
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-11-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,262
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: New products thread??

V8COOPMAN Thanks for the pics
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-10-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,277
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Plugging Away on The 32' Roadster

I have two extra front shock arms 6 1/2" long, are these 32s? I would post a picture but having difficulty at the moment
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-10-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,262
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: New products thread??

Can some one please post a picture (or two) of the "32 trans mount "L" bolts and nuts" Its been awhile since Ive been that deep in my car so I wonder if I used the correct parts.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-07-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,422
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Bruce Lancaster's Memorial Service

Just got back from the service for Bruce. Very moving, met his daughters, glad I met them, glad I went, An honor to have known Bruce.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 729
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Master Cylinder Mounting in 32' Frame

This is my favorite MC set up in a 32 frame. Use stock pedals, modify the brake rod center pivot.
Forum: Early V8 11-15-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 158
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Wanted, Sugar bowl lid

Wanted, Ford cafeteria china service sugar bowl lid. I have the sugar bowl for years but no lid. Does anyone have a spare lid they would like to sell? Thanks,
Forum: Model-A 11-15-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 195
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Wanted, Sugar Bowl Lid

Wanted, Ford cafeteria china service sugar bowl lid. I have the sugar bowl for years but no lid. Does anyone have a spare lid they would like to sell? Thanks,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-13-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 550
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Cowl lights- AV8 Roadster

Originally Posted by PeteVS "I'm considering '32 cowl lights for my '29 open wheel roadster project" Are you going to mount them in the trunk as courtesy lights?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,161
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Ebay sales tax in place

Originally Posted by DavidG
"It refers to the guy who lives in a state where there is no income tax and yet he still resents helping to pay for the services he receives from the state."

Its the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-06-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,564
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Bruce Lancaster

Bruce, as everyone has mentioned, was very generous, he freely shared his extensive and accurate knowledge of early Fords. He was also generous in other ways. When he saw my 32 roadster with an...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Last year for side mounts on Ford passenger cars

Quick question, A friend asked "What was the last year for side mounts on Ford passenger cars?" (Outside my narrow field of vision)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: 32 3W door pull strap stitching

Were these ends also used on some Model A applications as well?

I have two sets of these brackets, one set is steel the other brass, all are nickel plated. I have two examples of the internal...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: 32 3W door pull strap stitching

Thanks Dave, Thats a different version of the machine stitching than what I saw a few years back. Your guess that there were variations from one supplier to the next makes sense. Thanks for the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By BoxCar Tom
32 3W door pull strap stitching

Anyone have a picture of the stitching on the backside of an original 32 3W door pull strap? I'v seen two versions, one looked like it was done with a sewing machine and the other had what looks...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-20-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,619
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: 1932 serial number starts with D5

I don't get it, why worry about the composition of the serial number? It's anything but an original car and it's certainly as far away from a numbers matching car as you can get, so why bother? It's...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 669
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: 32 Seat adjuster position?

There is a "1932 Ford Tudor Drivers Seat" For Sale on the HAMB right now. The pictures in the ad show some of the details your looking for.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-19-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 9,136
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: Roy Nacewicz

How sad, Call him up to order hardware, answer every question, talk forever, to the point you wonder how he makes a living, call back two days later, same thing talk for ever. The only reason he...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-18-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 566
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: '32 V8 cast aluminum oil pan

Went and took some pictures, oil tray is 15 n 7/8s long by 6 n 1/4 wide. Appears to have 4 non-stock holes punched thru down the middle. Otherwise good healthy example.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-17-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 566
Posted By BoxCar Tom
Re: '32 V8 cast aluminum oil pan

Dave, Best pictures I have on file. That oil pan / oil tray is long gone. BTY isn't that an early version tray? I have another oil pan with tray, its remote, after your comments I should go take...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 302

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:05 PM.