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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 01:55 PM
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 01:30 AM
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Posted By Tinker
Re: Corndog - Indiana.

Chris I sent him a pm with your email. I explained you are a fordbarner' but would like to purchase a part. Maybe he will contact. PM me later if there is no response.



You could sign up on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 12:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By Tinker
Re: Corndog - Indiana.

Email him for a phone number. Emails can be made anywhere. Phone numbers are better to track. I've been a member since 99 or something, before the great server change over in 2001ish. Guess I'm a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 12:18 AM
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Views: 2,978
Posted By Tinker
Re: Warning about c&g

One thing to always know about the internet if you see it once. You ignore it. If you see it twice maybe there is some volatility. You see it a dozen times... well it might be true or sh!t. It's the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 495
Posted By Tinker
Re: Early Ford Suppliers- Positive Comments Welcome!

Added David
https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=269580
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By Tinker
Re: More Mercury Scenery

Nice pictures being posted. Only the maples are turning here now also.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By Tinker
Re: More Mercury Scenery

Like this pict alot ralph
https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=407027&d=1568610411 (https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=269525)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Tinker
Re: Need to replace Plug Wires

I remember hamb people complaining about them yrs back (8-10yrs). Not sure if the wire was actually bad or if it was just normal speedway bitchin'.


Try them out. Fire the engine up and turn all...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 771
Posted By Tinker
Re: Fenton 2x2 intake. Good, bad, or ugly?

Ron sit back and enjoy :), I'm guessing you've played plenty. Not saying stop!

Think the 36 generator is shorter also. maybe the same for earlier yrs? But I don't think it'll work with is intake?...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By Tinker
The Unofficial Vender List

I can add or delete information. If needed or as directed. Post below and I can change this first post.

Please keep the product bashing to a minimum.... Maybe to start. Just parts venders and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 09:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 495
Posted By Tinker
Re: Early Ford Suppliers- Positive Comments Welcome!

Go ahead and copy this and add to it. Adding more details on contact information etc...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 495
Posted By Tinker
Re: Early Ford Suppliers- Positive Comments Welcome!

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=269580


Third Gen Automotive, Michael Driskell, NOS parts, reproduction parts and component services

Van Pelt Sales: Mac VanPelt, NOS parts,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 495
Posted By Tinker
Re: Early Ford Suppliers- Positive Comments Welcome!

There are a few threads on this. Probably wouldn't be horrible if there was a pinned (sticky) thread at the top of this forum. Beyond my control and probably would go haywire quick anyway.

I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 771
Posted By Tinker
Re: Fenton 2x2 intake. Good, bad, or ugly?

"Ilk", dang Ron, nice. A word not seen very often in modern vocabulary.

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-16-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 771
Posted By Tinker
Re: Fenton 2x2 intake. Good, bad, or ugly?

One plus is the carbs are set equally/better over the intakes they feed.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By Tinker
Re: sweet tires, and a chopped hood, some humor for ya

Saw a nice 58 ford going down the road and I followed them. Turns out I knew another of the clan.

Talking to the young kid he was really interested in my 36, but I was more interested in his 58...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 637
Posted By Tinker
Re: What kind of heads are these - 49 Merc flathead?

I was told by a circle track guy from the 40s they flipped heads on the early 21 bolts using a 37 front water pump block and early heads. Flow was better. Had to cut the firewall.

Seems someone...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 357
Posted By Tinker
Re: sweet tires, and a chopped hood, some humor for ya

Certainly he was referring to the fact you sectioned the car 4"s (which is amazing) and pancaked the hood.

I love the guys that tell me their uncle had one just like it. But green and a Buick,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Tinker
Re: Need to replace Plug Wires

Radio or ignition...

https://www.hotrod.com/articles/1006rc-ignition-wiring/

If link doesn't work. Think most will agree if not they can disagree.


First off, your particular ignition...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Tinker
Re: Need to replace Plug Wires

Spiral wires have built in resistance.

http://jerickweb.50webs.com/autobin/spark_plug_wires.html

The "new wires" on the site I posted are coated internally for a more modern wire. Still will...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 267
Posted By Tinker
Re: Spark plug terminals in Helmet dizzy cap?

Alan I could be also. Not sure there was any clamps or other. Just some short rubber covers on the ends of the caps, 2 total. It's a tight fit. less is more.


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Tinker
Re: Need to replace Plug Wires

Electronic ignition use spirals. Points use copper "solid wires?. Just my opinion.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Tinker
Re: Need to replace Plug Wires

At least he's honest about it. :) I wouldn't worry about it being in the queue.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-14-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Tinker
Re: Need to replace Plug Wires

I've had pretty good dealings with these guys in the past. Been a few yrs but great place for bulk plug wires and ends. Easy to make up your own.


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