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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-25-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 611
Posted By PeterC
Re: Drain plug for large clean-out pan

Joe - just curious - this is the oil drain on my 35 Coupe that has a 59A with a two piece truck pan - is this what yo are refering to?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-14-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By PeterC
Re: Gloss powder Coat to Semi-Gloss?

Actually yes . I am concerned about finishes . but this question was for another project of mine where the suspension trailing must be semi-gloss and the powder coater made it gloss!:eek:

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-14-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By PeterC
Gloss powder Coat to Semi-Gloss?

I have a suspension part that was incorrectly gloss powder-coated by the supplier that I want to change to semi-gloss paint finish?? I do not want to sand blast or burn off the gloss - was hopeful...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-12-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,278
Posted By PeterC
Re: Columbia Overdrive

Just to offer some calming thoughts - I am one that stayed with traditional - so my 35 Coupe sports a flathead Ford, a Columbia and all stock exterior/interior. A few minor enhancements here and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-10-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 857
Posted By PeterC
Re: More 35 Ford

Outstanding Keith and congratulations on a great find!



Reminds me of the day I brought my 1935 3 Window home! Happy to say I have the car where I want it now and it drives great!
Forum: Early V8 03-29-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 203
Posted By PeterC
1939 Ford Coupe / Cadillac / LaSalle

In case you may know of someone with interest in this Coupe - here is the link to H.A.M.B. listing:

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-28-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,420
Posted By PeterC
Re: I'm Back !!!!!!!!!!

Now all in the Barn world seems right again!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-23-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,623
Posted By PeterC
Re: Tires on a 40 ford coupe

Interesting regarding wheel removal when using a larger tire and lowering the car - For both my 35 3 Window and my 39 Coupe - two floor jacks are needed - one when you raise the axle so the tire is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-22-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,623
Posted By PeterC
Re: Tires on a 40 ford coupe

My 39 has a 4" dropped Cragar front Axle with a 2" lowered rear - big small tires - I will need to check the tire sizes.:cool:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-15-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,179
Posted By PeterC
Re: Prayers for Don Rogers

Thanks John for sharing this - Don is the best - bypass these days is much improved - my Dad had quad bypass and came through 100% - my prayers that Don has the same experience.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-09-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,240
Posted By PeterC
Re: 1935 Ford coupe heater

Here is the way I handled the heat in my 35 Three Window Coupe. The pull cable on the dash actuates a hidden on/off valve under the dash the controls the flow of hot water to the 1940 Ford Heater....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,820
Posted By PeterC
Re: Flathead to Lasalle transmission adapter bellhousing

Here is the Offenhauser in my 39 Ford Coupe - it allows for the use of the stock 39 Ford clutch assembly - also you can see an adapter plate to match to the 1951 Cadillac Engine.
Forum: Early V8 11-23-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 366
Posted By PeterC
1939 Ford Coupe / Cadillac / LaSalle

Fresh from the June 2018 Greenwich Concours! This 1939 Ford Deluxe Coupe was built be well know Hot Rod expert Jerry Hagens -- author of "Full Race Flahead " Jerry is a well know old school hot rod...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-18-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,025
Posted By PeterC
Re: Thanks to RonnieRoadster

Yup - Ronnie R is da' man! Built my 286" blown flathead for my 35 Ford Three Window. In fact .. Ronnie and that build were featured in the Brian Darwas' movie "A Sweet Sickness .. The Flathead...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-08-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 732
Posted By PeterC
Re: Kelsey hays vs regular wire wheels

KH Bent spokes are a stronger wheel - they have 40 spokes instead of the standard 35 Ford 32 spokes. KH bent spokes are riveted in place vs welded standard. Also the 40 spoke KH has its spokes bent...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-06-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,049
Posted By PeterC
Re: Suggestions for mild cam & muiltple carb setup with Columbia rearend

My dual 48 Strombergs are direct linkage - both with choke plates present- however only one choke plate functions while the other is locked in the open position.
Peter
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,049
Posted By PeterC
Re: Suggestions for mild cam & muiltple carb setup with Columbia rearend

I am happy with my 59A 284cid with Schneider 270F (365 lift / 112 lobe separation) and dual 48 Strombergs - has a ScoT Blower - lots of vacuum for the Columbia
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-16-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,508
Posted By PeterC
Re: Need help deciding 36 Coupe color

Aaaaa .. let's see - black?
Forum: Early V8 06-12-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 339
Posted By PeterC
1935 Ford Parts

1935 Ford front axle - excellent condition - $75
1935 Ford rear axles - excellent keyways and threads - $125 ea
1935 Ford rear Bells - excellent bearing surfaces - $75 ea
1935 4:11 gear set / in...
Forum: Early V8 05-19-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 364
Posted By PeterC
Super rare 1935 NOS Ford Bumper!

Super rare 1935 NOS Ford Bumper! Never been installed! Never restored - original chrome ... has light pitting on the front with super fine surface rust on back. All factory stamps clearly visible....
Forum: Early V8 05-06-2018, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By PeterC
Forum: Early V8 05-06-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By PeterC
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-24-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,335
Posted By PeterC
Re: New Tires for My New 35

What stock photo and what car are you referring to?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-24-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,335
Posted By PeterC
Re: New Tires for My New 35

7:00X16 rear 5:50X16 bias ply
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,798
Posted By PeterC
Re: Cadillac transmissions in vintage hot rods

Yup - here's an example of a 39 Ford Coupe with a 37 LaSalle floor shift trans in place behind a 51 331 Cadillac power plant (click picture to enlarge)
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