Go Back   The Ford Barn > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 791
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Help with a family issue

Well I'll be , after Alice read thru page 2 she got on board.....what a girl....
Way off topic......our #3 grandson Clayton was awarded Iron Man at his Marine
boot camp graduation today at...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 11:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 791
Posted By Charlie ny
Help with a family issue

My wife will NOT ride in our soon to be running '32 pickup. She has discovered
she will be sitting over the gas tank. I've been advised that as long as I do not use a vented cap there is really no...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-03-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Rebuilding a 1939 fuel pump

Mike,
Before you do the rocker arm thing be sure to apply a little grease to the slot
that engages the arm.

...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Rebuilding a 1939 fuel pump

Mike,
Tell Tom you want the six screw AC style diaphragm, with a .250 center hole, 2 1/2" dia. The only diaphragm Ford used from 1932 thru 1950. Specify Viton.

...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,239
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Do You Carry a Container of Gas in your Trunk?

We just got another cat !
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-27-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Where's Phil

Robert I did answer your PM yesterday, I await your goodies.
Gracias,
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-27-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 430
Posted By Charlie ny
Where's Phil

Phil Gillespie where are you. I just need to know you received the goodies
I sent you.........your pre payment arrived on time, as you assured me it
would.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 448
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Mart's Crusty Flatty Pt3. Teardown continues: Crank removal!

Mart,
Your step by steps are far more entertaining than 90% of what's on Motor Trend....IMHO. Package yourself and find a network.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-21-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 185
Posted By Charlie ny
Ralph Goetz

Ralph..........please e mail me at cas5845@yahoo.com
Thanks,
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 532
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: help with Mallory install

Chief....Your Mallory should work ok in the iron cover. That particular distributor has a
full shank plus the piloted end below the gear.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 544
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Bob Drake '40 Gas Tank

Well I will say the tank looks good but I made the mistake of installing it from the top when the bed on my'41 p/u was removed. I later found out the seams on the tank are too wide and the tank will...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By Charlie ny
Tubman strikes again

I'll attempt to be brief.....I build quite a few 8BA distributors with an after-
market dual point breaker plate....P&G, Mallory and orig Honest Charley among others
offered these conversions. OK...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-07-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 6,056
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Interest in new restoration project thread?

Mike,
By all means step back into it. Your convertible restoration was a classic.....the
'issue' where you described fitting the trunk lid encouraged my buddy with a 40 coupe to
pie...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-05-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 714
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Rebuilding Early FORD V8 Distributor

Hoop,
Touche........I promise no more details !
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-05-2019, 02:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 714
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Rebuilding Early FORD V8 Distributor

I certainly agree with the pluses on this fine video. It is most informative for a first time builder. My preference as far as the bushing goes is to maintain a max of .001 clearance between the big...
Forum: Early V8 11-02-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 161
Posted By Charlie ny
8 BA Canadian Aluminum heads

I'm in need of a decent pair of 8 BA Canadian aluminum heads. I'm happy to purchase

them or trade any service I can provide in lieu of payment.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-30-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 563
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Head bolts or studs for an 8ba

Denny,
Ck yer PM's
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Ol' Ron & JWL ideas on CHAMPION HEADS

Denny,
As Ron has said a change in plug location towards the transfer area would
be a positive. My comment about plug location difference was not to suggest something
done in error...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Ol' Ron & JWL ideas on CHAMPION HEADS

Guys,
Thanks for the input, I'll second what Ron says about iron being a plus.
I'm sold on EAB heads dialed in to the motor they are on. When the heads come back from blasting I'll...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Ol' Ron & JWL ideas on CHAMPION HEADS

Pete's got it....those are the heads now sitting on my bench....looking cool.....I'll CC
the chambers John and see what's what. At a glace it appears as though the spark

plug location is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-25-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 853
Posted By Charlie ny
Ol' Ron & JWL ideas on CHAMPION HEADS

I recently acquired a very nice 8 BA with a too wild cam and CHAMPION
cast iron heads. The heads are kind of cool and all that BUT are they
any good for anything but looking cool.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-23-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Still out there

Valentines is 40 odd miles south of Buffalo and 15 miles east of Dunkirk N.Y.
Valentines was established in 1943 part of the war effort...scrap had to be consolidated
and sorted for disposition....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-23-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By Charlie ny
Still out there

Well guys I needed an F1 steering box assembly for my recently acquired '32 pickup. VALENTINES on Rte 39 in Forestville, N.Y. is 78 acres of wrecks from
the 20's to the 80's. Not picked over. If he...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Making Tub Man a proud papa???

What Jim and I forgot to mention is the clamp is part of tubman's package. The clamp

is die formed especially for the Big Brass condenser...not a recycled do dad.

...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,077
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Dwell ???

He is a very fortunate young man !
Charlie ny
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:57 AM.