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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-05-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Holley 94 vacuum port plug

Answer to my last question was no based on small amount of vacuum being plugged.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-03-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Holley 94 vacuum port plug

Sal, does it need to be a ferrule type thread?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-02-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Holley 94 vacuum port plug

Thanks for the info guys
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-02-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 517
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Horn sounds bad on 12 volts - Fixed!

Was that a .5 ohm or a 5 ohm?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-01-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Holley 94 vacuum port plug

I am looking for a source for the vacuum port plug that fits the Holley 94 carb. It appears to be an odd size / thread type. Any one have any info that might help me locate them?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,914
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: I guess its time ???

Jim, I have one of your Mallory flathead specials and am proud to say it came from you. You were always available and prompt with any questions I had, and did excellent work at a very fair price. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-05-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 268
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Offset coil bracket

Does anyone have a current source to buy a coil offset bracket that moves the location of the coil a couple inches further away from the distributor? I know Luke’s custom machine and design out in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Luke Balogh coil bracket

He used to make a lot of performance products for the Ford Flathead years ago. I have a number listing but just get a recorded message with no call backs after many attempts.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-03-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Luke Balogh coil bracket

Anyone aware if Luke Balogh (Luke’s) business is still going and if he still makes his coil bracket - part # 12043 ???
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Fuel pump push rod orientation

Thanks flatheadmurre. Got your input to put the 2 1/8 inch end facing down.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-27-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Fuel pump push rod orientation

No, mine is a ‘49. I believe the umbrella style rod was from ‘32 to ‘48.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-24-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Fuel pump push rod orientation

Completing install of rebuilt 1949 flathead 8BA motor. Not sure which end of the fuel pump push rod goes down thru the bushing. Rod has three parts to it. Center is a hollow steel tube 7 7/16 inches...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-20-2019, 06:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Ole 6 volt headlights in a 12 volt system

Thanks Bob that seems to be the simplest path to take
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Ole 6 volt headlights in a 12 volt system

Sorry for the delayed response. The bulbs that I have are marked as follows:

Westinghouse 1000
5BRP11 32 & 32c. 6-8 V
1927, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 Lincoln/Hudson NOS
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Ole 6 volt headlights in a 12 volt system

Thank you all for the great information. I appreciate your responses.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Ole 6 volt headlights in a 12 volt system

I have an old ford that has been converted to 12 volt and would like to use some very old headlights that were/are 6 volt. I can get the original bulbs and wondered if someone makes a 12 to 6 volt...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-10-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,585
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Trans identification (year)

Thanks all, I think I am on the road to recovery. I did get with Mac at VanPelt sales and am in process of replacing the main shaft with an 81A-7061 shaft so I can use this with my closed drive...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-03-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,585
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Trans identification (year)

If it is the gear I am thinking, it is a 29 tooth so I understand that makes this a 1950 or earlier tranny gear set and therefor can be converted back to a closed drive by replacing the main shaft...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-24-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,585
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Trans identification (year)

You mentioned that it may have the "open drive rear housing set up" - it did in fact have a rear transmission mount that is different than my '41 mount but I had planned on using the '41 mount that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-24-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,585
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Trans identification (year)

I recently acquired a 3 speed toploader transmission. The person selling it told me it was a 1939 Merc transmission. When I went thru it, I found it had a later style synchro set in it (may have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-17-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,300
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: clutch return spring on a 1941 Ford car

Thanks guys. My frame seems to be missing that horizontal cross section that your spring is attached to. Nice to know I'm not just loosing my mind. And, thanks for confirming about both clutch...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-11-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,300
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: clutch return spring on a 1941 Ford car

OK, thanks a lot. . . . . Have a safe trip
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-10-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,300
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
clutch return spring on a 1941 Ford car

I am doing a restoration on a 1941 car frame and having trouble identifying where the clutch return spring (and brake pedal return spring for that matter) are supposed to be hooked on the frame. I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-25-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,447
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Re: Ford vs Mercury transmission

Thanks all. Looks like it may be a worthwhile investment then.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-24-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,447
Posted By Burt Lake Barn
Ford vs Mercury transmission

I have a 1937 Ford toploader transmission (no synchro) and have an opportunity to pick up a 1939 Mercury toploader tranmission (supposedly with synchro).

Are these transmissions the same (to...
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