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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
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: 100
Views: 4,217
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: 639
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: 639
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: 113
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: 480
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: 771
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: 771
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: 771
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: 771
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: 454
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: 454
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: 609
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: 999
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Dwell ???

He is a very fortunate young man !
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Herb or Dave Huddle

Herb found me !
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: The condenser man

Tim,
You will not be disappointed....remember these are fresh & new and with
tubman on the job we will never run out.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By Charlie ny
Herb or Dave Huddle

If Herb or Dave see this please email me.....I received your distributor this morning in pieces but no info.....need your ph # or email.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,027
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Test fired my flattey!!

cedar........Studs and nuts, my choice too.
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By Charlie ny
The condenser man

I just shipped two Loadamatic distributors for use with teapot Holley 4 barrels.
My customer sent me a couple vintage NOS P&G dual point conversion kits
for the builds.

On these setups the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: 1934 ford pickup rear fenders

United Pacific.........I just got a pair of rears for my '32 pickup.........primo.
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 351
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: 8BA/EAB Flathead Rebuilder Northeast?

I'm exceedingly happy with Mark Moriarty in Warsaw New York......Company name
is Valve en Bloks............585 786 2876.......Warsaw is between Buffalo NY and Rochester...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 448
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: 36 fuel pump flare fittings leaking...

What Terry says.
Charlie ny
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,142
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Running without a torque tube center bearing ?

Just a thought here for any of us with a late '37 to '40 or '41 pickup.......if the torque
tube center whip bearing fails it is quite possible to replace the solid drive shaft' with a '35 - early...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 860
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: Dual 94's?

artron,
Speedway offers a 2x2 intake which is an EXCELLENT copy of chap's. I've
used this intake on a lot of builds on early and late flatheads.....$219 brand new...
94's can be...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-28-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By Charlie ny
Re: How to delete PM's

Many many thanks , I got 'er done !!
Charlie
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