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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 06:05 AM
Replies: 24
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Posted By JRN1967
Re: points burning out on the Model A distributer

I checked a couple things last night after work. I removed the ground strap and cleaned the connection, and also removed the wires going to the cutout. The connections going to the cutout looked a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 05:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,463
Posted By JRN1967
Re: points burning out on the Model A distributer

Thanks Bob, I measured 4.2 ohms when I tested your way.

John,
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,463
Posted By JRN1967
Re: points burning out on the Model A distributer

Yes I see, I was trying to do the opposite and not create a new thread with the same subject.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,463
Posted By JRN1967
Re: points burning out on the Model A distributer

John, my points are lasting about 200 miles. I'm using NOS model B point sets.

I will try a condenser, and look at my ground connection as Ryan suggests.

The only reason I didn't consider the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,463
Posted By JRN1967
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,463
Posted By JRN1967
Re: points burning out on the Model A distributer

My points are lasting a coupe hundred miles, before they burn out. B distributor with a 6V system charging at 7 amps, I run parking lights while driving. I have 1.5 ohm resistor on incoming side.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-12-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By JRN1967
Re: New England Meet

Thank you Joe K.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By JRN1967
Re: New England Meet

Where in New England is the Meet located? Do you have a link?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-03-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Timing problem on B

I use H. L. Chauvin's method when I set mine. See post# 4 in the thread below.

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=105214&highlight=model+distributor
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,807
Posted By JRN1967
Re: T-5 5 speed trans VS Mitchell overdrive

With some advice from Ken and Al, I just finished my F150 conversion.

Doing most of the work myself, it cost just over $1,200 total.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 16,763
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

Just wanted to post this bolt pattern pdf that I found here in another thread. Eastwood Machine in Somers CT machined the flywheel for the T-Bird diaphragm pressure plate. 47 lbs and balanced to 1.7...
Forum: Model-A 07-21-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 694
Posted By JRN1967
Forum: Model-A 07-12-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 694
Posted By JRN1967
1931 Sport Coupe

1931 Sport Coupe. Runs, Drives and Stops. Have back window and some other top brackets. Have all four original wheels. Recent Title.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,194
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Lets See Your 190A Victoria

I sure am glad I did some research on Victoria's before I went to look at one this week in "Northern New England"! Lucky for me I stumbled onto this thread.

I discovered the very same car listed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-21-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 16,763
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

I have a question for Al or Ken.

I finished assembling the transmission and changed it from a 37% to a 26% in the process. Afterwards I noticed the input shaft in old31's post #66 has about a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2019, 05:29 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 16,763
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

Thank you Chris for the heads up, but that's not a 32 bell housing, see the picture above.
I traded the BB for the one pictured.

John
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 16,763
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

The length of my OD Transmission with the AA bell housing to the retainer is 18.3125". Does anyone know the length of a 1930 A stock bell housing, transmission to the retainer?

I think I can use...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 16,763
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

There's a place at the bottom where's it pretty thick, not at the lowest point though. I wanted the option to drain the oil in the future, so I used a 1/4-18 NPTF tap. Not sure if you can see in this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2019, 10:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,314
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Barrett-Jackson

Same as you, I often wonder how much longer this will continue? One of my older brothers is a Baby Boomer and he refers to his muscle cars as 401K's. I disagree, because I think there will be a void...
Forum: Model-A 11-27-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 406
Posted By JRN1967
A-7085-A Even Bearing Retainer

I found one, all set here.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,357
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Terriable backfiring

I had one that would start and idle but when I gave it gas it would backfire. It had been sitting for a little while. Critters crawled into the exhaust and plugged up the muffler.

I removed the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-22-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,005
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Head Gasket for the 6:1 Iron head

When I installed my 6:1 head I used this gasket "Model #B-6051-C".
BEST brand gasket, part number 573G.

It's only been a little over a month, but so far so good.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,032
Posted By JRN1967
Re: head studs

I bought mine from Snyder's they were the correct length, there's one just a little longer that's for the distributor wire clamp.

Part# A-6064/66-HD
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 361
Posted By JRN1967
Re: Shaft Collar & Washer on new water pump

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=201613

On the new rebuild kit I bought from Snyder's the impeller shaft needed to be ground off on the impeller side. Basically it is a custom fit...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-26-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,071
Posted By JRN1967
Re: B Distributor in a Model A and How to set the timing perfect?

My engine came with an A cover installed so, it was no bother to check it at zero degrees. Basically bolt the new timing indicator to the cover and find the indent and mark zero on the pulley.
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