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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2022, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 302
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: questions about turlock swapmeet

If you arenít vaccinated Iíd probably stay home since the omicron variant seems to be causing an increase in hospitalization. But since Iím have had the booster I would not let the fear of infection...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2022, 08:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,185
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: What a waste of good thirties Ford bodies.

What models will be desirable some 80 or 90 years in the future? Probably anything that requires constant driver attention and is powered by an ICE. That is if gasoline is even available 90 years...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2022, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-24-2021, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: Early roadrace..

Skinny tires and do you suppose the had a choice of soft, medium or hard compounds?

I always got the hard Linder recaps, cheap and easy to smoke.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-24-2021, 10:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,145
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: 6v vs 12v

Canít say I ever had any problems specific to 6 volt electrical systems in the two 6 volt vehicles I owned. My understanding is that the switch to 12 volt systems was because electrical power...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-21-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: Thank You

Thanks B&S
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-21-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By miniceptor86
Thank You

Happy Holidays to all. Just wanted to express my gratitude for all the help I have gotten from this forum. Information from members of this forum has given me the knowledge and resources needed to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-18-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By miniceptor86
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-18-2021, 08:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,541
Posted By miniceptor86
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-17-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 489
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: curved plywood panels

You could search for homemade travel trailers and also plywood boats for techniques they use.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-13-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=5387&pictureid=44344

Steering wheel and rebuilt box installed. What next? I know itís a question only I can answer. There is still that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-12-2021, 06:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: 1939 ford acelerator pedal installation

Silicone lube, hair dryer for heat to soften the rubber, hold the rod with vise grips. Just some ideas.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-08-2021, 08:19 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,233
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: Anyone else heard or know?

There is also a lot of research and near feasibility of synthetic fuels. It’s very important to aviation to have the energy density of hydrocarbons. Companies like Prometheus are on the verge of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-07-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: 39 standard wiper motor/s and control

Check some of the vendors on the Swap Meet.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-03-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

Moving on, I have the steering box kit from early ford parts and I have the sector roller fitted to the shaft. How should I fix the roller pin (that goes through the needle bearings) so it does not...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-03-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

Thanks, the JB ďwieldĒ was pretty good to work with. In the bigger gaps it took two applications and even some masking tape to keep it from sagging.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

I got a kit from Early Ford parts in San Dimas. Thanks,
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2021, 07:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2021, 07:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

I think I fixed the before picture.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2021, 07:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,011
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: At my age why do I bring these things home?

lol[/QUOTE]

[QUOTE=ronn;2081317]what a pile of junk!

Ya but it was free junk and worth every penny!!!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

http://https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=5387&pictureid=43571I tackled the steering wheel. Ground out cracks and filled with JBWeld
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,011
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: At my age why do I bring these things home?

My father in law always told me that if it’s free buy it!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-30-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 732
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: 1950 mercury badging and plate code

I think the photos were to show the OP what a 50 Monterey looks like, some clues to help ID his car.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-25-2021, 12:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,772
Posted By miniceptor86
Re: My next adventure

Box is out and disassembled. Pitman arm popped off with the three jaw gear puller. Sector gear is toast, worm gear is toast, all the bearings are toast. But the sector shaft bushings look and feel...
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