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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,133
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Fenton 2x2 intake. Good, bad, or ugly?

Check out the SPEEDWAY 910-15985 2x2 intake......designated for 8BA but easily adapted to earlier flatheads.........this intake is a great copy of the Off'y 560-1075.
Carbs are a bit close but...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 939
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Ropy Nacewicz Hardware business reopen date

Michael and Jane, all the best to you both !!
Alice and Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By Charlie ny
Resistor for 12v Skip rewind coil

I'm looking to have Skip rewind some '42 to '48 coils for 12 volts, what
value resistor should be used ?
Thanks,
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 294
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Holley 94 accelerator pump helper spring

No harm, just don't leave out the check ball retaining clip.
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 553
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Early Ford Suppliers- Positive Comments Welcome!

VanPelt Sales.....a seldom revealed fact, VanPelt acquired a quite large inventory of
unobtainium goodies when Joblot closed up.....always good to talk to Mac himself
if you have a problem.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: 34 front engine mount /water outlet

Phil,
I have some....they are originals. I machine off the rotted water snout and
and counter bore into the now solid iron. I renew the proper length snout with an iron sleeve that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: later intake on 59ab

Al,
Yes I can build the Carter.....
Charlie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: later intake on 59ab

oldskool,
No problem on the intake, this is my favorite induction on a flathead. I like to
keep the carb with the fuel inlet towards the rear for a clean pump to carb hook
up. I keep...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Fitting a Fuel Pump

I'm guessing 43 has that figured out.......if this was my build I'd loose the extra deep
base on the pump and use the original style AC or Holley...much less deep
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,226
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Dennis Carpenter new flatty waterpump issue...

caj,
I have had good results on two recent builds.....'34 and '36 with DC head mounted pumps. Drain it and see what's going on, the guy at DC will ask that when Tuesday rolls around.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Fitting a Fuel Pump

43,
I would shorten the push rod and not go taller that the 1/2" spacer.

Shortening the p/r is a 5 minutes job , and the job looks better to my eye.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 316
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Fitting a Fuel Pump

43,
You MUST use the 8 ba push rod because it is larger in dia than the '48 on
back push rod, remember the push rod bushing in the block. The difference between the the 2 stands from the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-29-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,189
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Is this an ok radiator?

WABOOM......Good luck , I'm sure glad you painted the rad. Lots of guys run alum but religiously keep an eye on the ph. Most use the orange anti freeze. Today's rads are
all alum with plastic...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-28-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,423
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Power valve failure

In conversations with Richard he asked me for a different 94 which I supplied him N/C.
No leaks on this carb per Richard. The original 94 was returned to me once the replace-
ment proved itself....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-27-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,144
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: New transmission locks up. Only spins free in neutral. Thoughts?

Guys,
I'm pretty sure VanPelt is addressing the cluster shaft issue.

The pre ground and semi hard material being used is a joke which is made worse by roller...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 847
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Stromberg 97 and Holly 94 core prices

Back east about the same.........at least that's what I'd pay.
Charlioe ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-25-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,144
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: New transmission locks up. Only spins free in neutral. Thoughts?

Tim,
Your problem is , as mentioned, the depth of the 3 slots in one or both rings are shallow. From the the back face of the ring to the bottom of the slots must be .295-
.302...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-24-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Thanks Corkey

mike,
'41 1/2 ton , I'll try pics later.
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-24-2019, 06:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By Charlie ny
Thanks Corkey

Got a check in the mail yesterday from Coker tire.......a rebate for purchasing
four American Classic radials 3 months ago. I forgot about sending the form
in so what nice surprise.

From any...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-22-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 391
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Where to purchase King-brand main bearings & Best big bore engine gasket set?

Call Mac Vanpelt for the gaskets.....strictly BEST !!
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-21-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,848
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: New Member New car

Fordguy,
If not already mentioned get acquainted with VanPelt Sales in Batavia Ohio
513 724 9486.......www.vanpeltsales.com......get the catalog.....hard parts for the drivetrain. For...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-19-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 421
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Holley 94 carb jets

what Mart and Bob say !
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-18-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 811
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Got the call

Cab,
Using jack stands and a floor jack I perfer to remove the tires and wheels and roll the rearend out on the drums.........the car does not have to be lifted as far.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,798
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Roy Nacewicz's business, and it's future

Michael.......You are the man Roy would have chosen IMO.
Just lining up turret lathe shops in the Volunteer State might be a challenge.
Congratulations........
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-10-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 854
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Carburator problem, I think

Jack knows...end of story. Been thru it myself !

Charlie ny
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