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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 11:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 307
Posted By katy
Re: Finding TDC for leak-down test

Years ago a lot of large stationary diesel engines use air for starting, using a special valve in the head and a special lobe on the cam shaft.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 11:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By katy
Re: 600w leaking out of steering box

I have seen chassis grease mixed w/STP used for a flowable type grease. Don't ask me the proportions, but it seems to me it was 50/50.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 10:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,323
Posted By katy
Re: Crime Does Not Pay.

You might need to explain to the young-uns what a cream separator is.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 10:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,323
Posted By katy
Re: Crime Does Not Pay.

Dunno what they did and/or added to it, as little as possible would be my guess.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 664
Posted By katy
Re: Reserve Oil Can

There's always this:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 501
Posted By katy
Re: grounding distributor

You could try a temporary ground wire from the screw that holds the condensor in to the body or frame somewhere.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,164
Posted By katy
Re: Loose Rod

Years ago we used what we called "check paper" under insert bearings. We went to the bank and got blank cheques and cut them up for shims. Worked good on old tired engines.

Anyone else remember...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 499
Posted By katy
Re: Continued Decussion on Murray Damper

Looks good, that segmented belt is a good idea.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,323
Posted By katy
Re: Crime Does Not Pay.

There was a company called "Reclaimo" that sold what they called re-refined oil for 25 cents a quart. It was my understanding that they heated it and put it through some kind of clay filter, it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 10:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 599
Posted By katy
Re: Cam spring and button

"Lamented", adjective, a conventional way of describing someone who has died or something that has been lost or that has ceased to exist.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,000
Posted By katy
Re: Solo Motor Installation

Sounds good, thanks, Ken
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 539
Posted By katy
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 11:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 599
Posted By katy
Re: Cam spring and button

Never heard of them gears. who makes them?:):)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 539
Posted By katy
Re: 6V Turn Signal Buzzer

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 539
Posted By katy
Re: 6V Turn Signal Buzzer

I use a flasher w/built in buzzer, like this:https://www.ebay.com/itm/2Pin-6-12v-Indicator-Flasher-buzzer-Relay-motorcycle-blinker-electronic-Blue/174117145067?hash=item288a30c9eb:g:vXkAAOSwCXBd6WA5
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By katy
Re: Brake drum with shim

The key was probably not in quite right.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,000
Posted By katy
Re: Solo Motor Installation

So, what is the shortened length?
I am presently in the process of assembling materials to build a load leveler, so it would be nice to know how long or short would be optimal.
Tnx, Ken
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 673
Posted By katy
Re: Radiator Wire Figure "ART". Tutorial

Joop, thanks a bunch, smiles, Ken
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 11:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,936
Posted By katy
Re: How many different truck doors are there???

The bottom of the window opening with the slot for the door latch handle and the moulded in door pull are dead giveaways for that door.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By katy
Re: Brake drum with shim

Try a thinner shim.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By katy
Re: Late 31 zenith 2 carb rethread

From the looks of the picture it looks like you need to reface the seat for the ferrule, or maybe use an O-ring in there. That's where it seals.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By katy
Re: Crankshaft Tool

What's wrong with just using a socket on the crankshaft pulley nut?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By katy
Re: how to remove oil foam after a head gasket fix?

What do you mean by "old rollers"?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 912
Posted By katy
Re: Engine facelift

Looking good, but it reminds me of the old saying: "A coat of paint can hide a multitude of sins".
I assume that's not true in this case.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,144
Posted By katy
Re: Anyone recognize this logo?

Here it is again: I thought the first shot was right side up, a T w/stuff wrapped around it, but that's only guessing.
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