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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-19-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 770
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Another Bubba update...

Bubba, I, too, had a catheter in my chest I couldn't take a shower for 6 weeks. My wife had to give a sponge bath every day. If you get the catheter wet you stand the chance of infection which could...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-18-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 290
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 42-46 pickup cabs & nose question!

The big truck front fenders have a bigger opening to accommodate the larger diameter tires.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-18-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 770
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Another Bubba update...

Bubba, I'm glad that you are doing well with your dialysis. Sometimes it takes a while for everything to get dialed in. What is a permanent fistula ? I know in my case, I have had to go for some...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-08-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Macungie Pa. Car Show

I haven't been in a few years. I went this year on Friday, and was very dis-appointed. The total amount of flea market vendors was about half as many as I remember. I perused the flea market, shot...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 1939 ford carb

Charley NY, Charlis Schwendler, 5845 Cole Road, Orchard Park, N.Y. 14127. !-716-662-9159. Charlie, in many peoples opinion, is the best for Ford 94 type carburetors.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-07-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 673
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Don Orasco Selling Out Question?

If you want to play, you have to pay. If not for Don Orosco, ( correct spelling from his business card ) there would not be these parts available. Don does not need the money from the sale of these...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-23-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,538
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: How would you fix severly pitted crossmember metal?

Try metal spraying, sandblast clean first. I have used this method in the past, and had good results.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-22-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,030
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Bubba report from web site ...

Jim, as a fellow dialysis patient, I know where you are coming from. I have had to go to the hospital twice to get my fistula opened up, a roto-rooter type procedure. Today we had problems at my...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-08-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: '40 tailights housings & rear fender brace.

Put an appropriate sized socket behind the head of the bolt, and then hit the bolt remains with a hammer. Install new carriage bolts from the rear, and tack weld them in
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-25-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By nickthebandit
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-21-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 951
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 1939 Pickup Headlight buckets

I said that the 1935-1936 Ford passenger buckets were the same. I did not say that the mounting bolts were the same. Read what I have written, I did not at all refer to the mounting bolts, I only...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 880
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Transmission question from a novice

the Hogs Head adapter is used to fit the truck 4-speed transmission to the bell-housing.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-19-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 951
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 1939 Pickup Headlight buckets

1935-1936 commercial headlight buckets are the same. 1937 commercial buckets are by them selves, Just look at the rivets that assemble the bolt plate to the headlight bucket,. 1937 buckets have the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,551
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: The Bubba plan for now ......???? Jim Linder

Jim, feel free to contact so we can compare notes. I don't like the treatments either, but I prefer them to the alternative. I have had good days, and bad days, but I am thankful for the treatments....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-13-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 51 starter mounting plate

The starter plate for the stamped steel bell-housing has a raised rib running horizontally across the starter plate.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-12-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,551
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: The Bubba plan for now ......???? Jim Linder

Jim, sorry to hear of your kidney problem. I too, go to dialysis 3 days a week, I've been going since the end of last August. I go at 5:30 AM, and I am usually out by 9:45 AM. It gives me the rest of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-16-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Top of 94 carb

Look for another top.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-26-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 627
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 36 plain steel headlight rings

I have had 1939 Ford deluxe headlight rims that were painted black too.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,956
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Pressure-Sealing Blocks

When I was working at a company that used quite a few aluminum, and bronze castings which could be porous We had the castings pressure sealed with a Loctite product These castings were used to build...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-15-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 957
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Hershey 2019 Hotels...going, going...

Why pay so much to be close ? Most vendors don't even open up until about 8-8:30 AM. I used to stay about 25 minutes away for $55.00 per night. I would get up at 6:00 AM, shower, get dressed, and go...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-08-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: What would u do?

Logical advice from joe 1950.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-16-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 365
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 1935 pickup headlight carriage bolt

If you still need the headlight bolt nuts, I have some N.O.R.S. nuts available. these are quality made nuts with the correct 11/16-18 thread. I will sell them for $ 5.00 each plus postage. Let me...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Dutch DAF Fords (and some Chevs)

Great patience, merits a great model.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: 35 / 36 head light differences

The clips, as you call them are available from A & L parts in Connecticut. Look on the Model a site. A & L manufactures them. They are listed as rim latch kits, with the T bar. Priced around $ 6.00...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By nickthebandit
Re: Id Large 34? Air Filter

Andy, look for ID on the bottom.
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