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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 1930 truck with wood cab

For $4000 you stole it, heck of a deal. I am surprised whoever sold it let it go for that price. Not much you can get for that money, and the truck looks great!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 11:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 579
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 1931 Ford Model A Deluxe Ute

Thanks, did not know they were made in the 50s, thought perhaps the 60s.


A new fun fact learned today!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: AA on Display

Thanks, looks better than expecting. Thought it was a rust buck, but it just has a little "patina".
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: AA on Display

Love the picture. How about posting a pic that we can se what it looks like under all the snow?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 342
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Battery tender Jr. BUZZING??!?!?!?!

Try contacting Deltran, they have contact info on their website.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 08:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 579
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 1931 Ford Model A Deluxe Ute

Thanks for sharing these pictures. The 1st time I have actually seen them, have never taken the time to google to see what a UTE looks like.


What Model was the 57?


Seems the 31 was the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 588
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 29 Model A Project-Speedster?

Nice, always great to see the alternate special build As.


Is the toolbox hand built, or is a bought commercial box?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 563
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Winter antifreeze

When I was having issues with overheating, some people were insistent I should runs Evans, that Evans would cure my overheating issues. I researched and actually emailed the company, decided not to,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 563
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Winter antifreeze

I prefer running distilled water/rust inhibitor in the summer and for storage green antifreeze 50/50. Simply and only because if a problem develops like; a leak, overheating through an ill fitting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Interior Panel Templates, Late 30 Closed Cab PU

Hi Dennis,
Thanks for the tips/advice. Is the panel board you used a consistent color through out the material, or is it coated with the finish color? Another way of saying what I am asking. If...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: LED tail light coverup

Consider getting two, if one runs out of juice you still have one that works. Recommended is getting ones with replaceable batteries, or spending a little more with rechargeable batteries that can...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Interior Panel Templates, Late 30 Closed Cab PU

Hello again Brent,
I am not planning on using the chip board, but using the black panel board. Also not planning on covering it with fabric or other. The panel bd looks stiffer in you picture,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Interior Panel Templates, Late 30 Closed Cab PU

Thanks again Brent for your input.


Yes I do understand they are not really patterns, but they could be used as patterns.


That is pretty much my plan. I am have been considering the poster...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Interior Panel Templates, Late 30 Closed Cab PU

[QUOTE=BRENT in 10-uh-C;1718466]Both LeBaron Bonney & Cartouche carry them.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Interior Panel Templates, Late 30 Closed Cab PU

Are tracings/templates available to construct your own interior panels?
Door cards, windshield header/ window/ cowl-kick panels/etc.


I tried searching here, and looked in a couple of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 01:22 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,979
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 12 volt conversion

I have not done the conversion from 6v to 12v , so it is all theoretical. How about getting feedback from member's who have done the conversion. Did current at the Ammeter increase or decrease...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 12:50 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,979
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 12 volt conversion

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Deleted, not sure my calculations used correct coil resistances.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,979
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 12 volt conversion

I see on your public profile you are a retired EE, so either I am having issues remembering theory learned 45 years ago and not used in depth since then(definite possibility), or we misunderstand...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,979
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 12 volt conversion

I believe the current is the same, 6 or 12v.


When converting from 6 to 12, all the loads (coil, starter, lamps, wipers, etc.) have to be updated with 12 V components, or a Series limiting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,979
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 12 volt conversion

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,979
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: 12 volt conversion

From a preceding Post - "For the same resistance, the higher the voltage the lower the current."


Correct me if I am wrong, do not think that is correct.


If using Ohms law - Voltage (V) =...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 682
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Engine Water Jacket Cleaning

If doing white vinegar, flush thoroughly with water, then flush with Baking Soda/Water mix to neutralize the acidity of the White Vinegar.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Model A standard registration in Pa.

Does Penn have collector plates?


Wisconsin has collector plates that have a one time fee and are good as long as you own the car. They are more expensive, but you pay once and do not have to buy...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 876
Posted By 30 Closed Cab PU
Re: Anyone fit toolboxes to the Pickups?

Please try posting the pictures again, I do not see any.
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