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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 29 ccpu door post to floor rail bolt up

Nick, this may be the piece you are looking for. There are carriage bolts that hold the wood to this bracket. The head of the bolts is toward the outside of the cab, the nut is on the inside of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 181
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: The Drum Taillight electrical assembly

Pluck,
I don't really have an answer for you, but I can tell you what I've seen and maybe some choices. First off, I've tried to put a socket into the rear housing/license plate bracket, and I don't...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: body blocks and frame webbing

Here are some photos of body blocks. The rubber on the block goes down against the top of the splash apron. The splash apron is sitting on the frame webbing, the frame webbing runs from the front of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 29 ccpu roof wood meets door pillar

The underside of the front wood header is only covered by the visor when it is installed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-11-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 29 ccpu roof wood meets door pillar

Hi Nick, this should get you pretty close.
-DAN
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-03-2019, 01:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 643
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: The Rear Brake Camshaft Lever...

Steve, these are from a 30-31 but I think the markings and angles would be the same if you lay them out on a table. See if these photos are any help.
-DAN
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-29-2019, 01:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 82a ccpu roof installation

I'm sorry no, they're all on my computer. Send me an email so I have your email address, maybe I can send the ones showing the top install.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 82a ccpu roof installation

As far as I can tell, Marco has taken down the photos. Years ago he said they were only there temporarily, but still made them available for a very long time, maybe 8 years? As mentioned by Joe I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-27-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Spark and accelerator control rods...

Steve, I'm curious about those also. I've been able to find good ones most of the time so far.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 29 ccpu cab corner seal

The closest thing to original would be friction tape the length of that joint.

The top and bottom center pieces were sealed with the same material, but those pieces were also spot welded together...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 765
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: brake parts and grease

Sorry to hijack the thread regarding grease.
Werner, I though I should point out that your emergency brake carrier has been bent. It should be straightened out, or replaced. The emergency brake shoe...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-20-2018, 02:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Fitting Glass and Channels in a 29 Closed Cab Pickup

When you purchase your channel kit there should be a soft rubber strip that glues along the top of the door between the metal channels. This is the seal for the top of the window glass when it's all...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Fitting Glass and Channels in a 29 Closed Cab Pickup

There are probably different ways to do this job, but here's how I do it.
With the inside trim off of the door and without the channels, I put the glass in the slots in the door and connect it to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 564
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Conduit ferrule does not fit headlght bucket

You may have 1928 headlight buckets. The '28 headlight buckets have a smaller socket since they have a single bulb in the reflector and have one less wire in the conduit. The '28 headlight buckets...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 753
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Windshield teardown

As with most rusted screws & bolts I used heat to remove those screws on my windshield. I heated the screws to a dull red and then let them cool. I also soaked them with some PB Blaster after cooling...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-10-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 943
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Radiator Shell fitting problems

Is it possible to try an original radiator shell and check the fit?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,767
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Carburetor Float valves

Here's what worked for me a few weeks ago. I experienced the same sudden leaking that you did (smurph). My carb had been running an original type float valve for many years.

I installed a 4 year...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,407
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Railroad Inspection Car

I really enjoyed that Brent! Thank you.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,623
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: California Gas problem

I've never had a problem with water in my fuel until the last couple of years. I suspect it's either the cheap local gas station I've been buying gas from, or the tendancy of ethanol to pick up more...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Generator Field Ground

Yes, and here's a summary of what I found.

Model A Ford Generator Field Coil Grounding

I was able to take apart about 8 old Model A generators and various other incomplete units today in my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Generator Field Ground

I found the photo of the part and I also found the part in my generator parts pile, it was connected to a burned up field coil. This is the part that must not be available as repro, I don't see it in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2018, 01:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: Generator Field Ground

Tom, one of these is the field coil wire for the ground, I thought it was the short one. Here's another photo.

I have plenty of studs and insulating washers. Your words "large eyelet that fits...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By Dan Partain
Generator Field Ground

I'm rebuilding a spare generator and am looking for a good way to attach the field ground to the case under terminal assy, but of course keep it separate from the terminal connection. The field coil...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: What shows - bolt head or nut?

I don't remember where I got this, maybe from Pluck, but I believe it was correct. Maybe someone else can confirm it.
-DAN
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 518
Posted By Dan Partain
Re: 29 Tudor Door Window Channel question

Hey Guys,
This is the metal channel that the window felt mounts into. Ordinarily you don't need these unless your door is so rusted they are not usable, or the metal channel has been broken out of...
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