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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 10:26 PM
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Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

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I'm off to Griffith NSW to spray cotton for a few days and shan't be taking my computer.
Relief for TonyM and others, cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I won't continue this discussion except to point out that I have 3 Model A's. Maybe you aren't aware. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Yes maybe I should. It all started when I knew nothing about public forums or how thread's worked so I added to an existing thread "tell a Model A related story". For some reason it started anew and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Question. Who likes highway cops.
Answer. No one.


My friend Ken took years to grow up. Motor bikes were just one of his toys and he had numerous toys and motor bikes in particular. He was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By woofa.express
Re: LED tail light coverup

I asked our local A dealer about led tail lights and he suggested I use a pulsating red light just like cyclists use. I thought that was a good idea.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

thanks Railcarmover. That's difficult to imagine. That two being anyone else but Steptoe and son.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-20-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Bush hermit named possum.

It was about 1983 that I was asked to muster some cattle near lake Victoria which is on the NSW- Vic- SA border, some 264 miles (statue miles) directly north west of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

The Swagman.

During the depression there was of course widespread unemployment and men would walk for miles in search of a job. Many from the towns and cities looking for a job on farms and in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 878
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Anyone fit toolboxes to the Pickups?

At the Murray Bridge meet I noticed 2 vehicles with ex military amo boxes strung between the front bumper attachment brackets. These supports could be made to lift the amo box off or the whole thing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Post information To Caldwell with Caldwell.

I wrote about a family who were ag operators at Caldwell. They converted their radial ag planes to Garret gas turbines, engines off aeroplanes they...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Episode 3 of 3

To Caldwell with Caldwell.

I was pleased to depart Caldwell for I was able to leave my embarrassment behind. We were tracking N.N.W. and I was amazed to see water pumped from the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Starter hums will not turn engine over.

I enjoyed looking at the photos. Great club.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 764
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Starter hums will not turn engine over.

Starter motor.
I too had that problem however the reason may well have been different. I was running a 6V starter in a 12v conversion and was concerned about the severe impact that was made on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Episode 2 of 3.
To Caldwell with Caldwell.

Well we landed at Caldwell. By Australian standards it was fairly large airport. A company was building ultra light aeroplanes. They were something fox,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I enjoyed watching that Mr Synchro, thankyou.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2019, 01:32 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Steptoe and son.

Katy had to go to the internet to enquire as to who were Steptoe and son. Since Katy didn't know it would be a fair assumption that others of you also don't know. So here it is....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

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Katy's comments that need to be clarified.
Originally Posted by...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Steptoe and son was an old English comedy as you found out.
As an old teacher once told his class and that included gary, don't be afraid to ask, for if you don't know betcha others don't as well....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

episode 1 of 3

To Caldwell with Caldwell.

I see my friend 40 Deluxe lives in Kuna- Idaho. Twenty miles from Kuna is the town of Caldwell and I’m going to tell you about my visit there.
My...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,337
Posted By woofa.express
Re: No need to go 70mph

good on you Denis.
Just love your signature.
Question. are you a greenie or just having a go at their stupidity?
Yeh, I reckon I know. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,337
Posted By woofa.express
Re: No need to go 70mph

Just remember more lies are told about-

1. the size of fish especially ones that got away.
2. the yield of crops
3. the speed of Model A's.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

The Magpie.

A very popular bird because of its worbling especially at day break frequently in chorus and because of their cheeky and friendly disposition. They have tenacity. I’ve seen them...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-13-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,045
Posted By woofa.express
Smile Re: Modern post manufacture shock absorbers

thankyou to those who gave some excellent advise. AL in NY tells me the pickup spring is more ridged than the cars so I think I'll either talk to a spring setting business or replace at least the top...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-13-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Okay, now that explains why they have a peculiar sound when they change gear, a sort of a release of air in a kind of whistle. I hear them accelerating as they cross the bridge here. Not many of them...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-13-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 34,216
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Australian Parrots.
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There are roughly 375 parrot species in the world with 56 species in Australia.
Parrots include...
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