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Forum: Early V8 11-17-2021, 08:17 PM
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Posted By Tinbasher
32 & 34 Hood and RR Fenders

Looking for a 32 Original 25 Louver hood assembly. NOS if you have it.

Also looking for Rear Fenders for a 34 Coupe. Original or NOS.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,456
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 1930 Ford Canadian Standard Pheaton 35-B Body Colours

Hi Bick: The Evergreen came from a guy in British Columbia that had it matched to his car.
I just had the colour made up and haven't had a chance to spray it out yet.

I'll post a picture of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-30-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,456
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 1930 Ford Canadian Standard Pheaton 35-B Body Colours

Hi Darryl:

I was working on the Canadian Colours today and I have a sample of "Evergreen" that looks like the colour on your car. I have a PPG formula for that colour if your interested. This one...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 32 Roadster Sub-rails and Floor panels

Thanks David and Karl for your information. This all helps so much. JP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-26-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 826
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 7 Tooth Box..Question

I like that trick. John Charlton. I've gone through my 7 tooth steering box twice and I've replaced everything, bearings, worm and sector shaft, shimmed the end play and the best I've got the free...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-23-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 32 Roadster Sub-rails and Floor panels

Thanks David:

I've purchased your books. I hope they have alot of Body detail pictures. The Juding Standards are great for the Model A but it's weak in the body area for details.

JP
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-23-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 32 Roadster Sub-rails and Floor panels

Thanks guys. I've also asked some of my Fabricator friends ans it looks like the United Pacific floor is the one to work with. I've been a bodyman for 50 years specializing in restoration and custom...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 163
Posted By Tinbasher
31 Tudor rear Wheel Arch

Does anyone have a picture showing the rivets in the rear wheel arch on a 31 Tudor. Want to make sure I have everything back to the way it should be.

I didn't take this car apart so I have no...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Seam Sealer on 31 Tudor

Thanks Guys. I'll be using a 2 parts seam sealer so I'll be good. Thanks for the Idea of sealing the roof joint over the "B" pillar Brent. I had forgotten about the 1/4 welt under the visor.
I'm...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,250
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Fender patch

Amazing what you Find Brent. Take Care. JP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,250
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Fender patch

Hi Russell. I can help you to make that piece up. Give me a call 705-715-7628. JP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By Tinbasher
Seam Sealer on 31 Tudor

Does anyone know where seam sealer was applied on a 31 Tudor? I know I'll be sealing the header to the visor and the header panel. Any other spots I don't want any water damage once the cars...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2021, 02:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By Tinbasher
32 Roadster Sub-rails and Floor panels

Any recommended sub-rails and Floor pans for a 32 Roadster. Who do you think makes the most accurate to the original. I'm not big on Aftermarket parts (Almost Fit Parts) but in this case I think it's...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,462
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Model A Paint & Finish Guide

A point to keep in mind. When colours where made up by the manufacture they didin't use a formula. They would make up the colour they finalized for that year and would spray it out on colour cards....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,462
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Car Wax

Mothers, California Gold Paste wax. Twice a year and your good to go.

JP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,512
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 28 Broadlace trim

Excellent Pictures Thanks. JP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,725
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Some Progress has been made

Great project. So good to see. Have fun, that's what it's about.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,526
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Gas Gauge Installation secret?

I always use a light coat of "Seal-All" gas tank sealer on the parts, along with oil or grease on the brass rings. Take my time and it works well.
Prefit everything first to make sure the gauge is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-19-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,922
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Poor braking

You'll also need to drive a car a bit to seat in the shoes. Maybe 15-20 miles in short runs.
I like to set my brakes up with the pedal 3" from the floor. take the slack out of the brake rods and the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,632
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Another Reason to Love the A

People always smile and wave. Nothing wrong with that, you brightened there day.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Help Identifying unknown shaft / fork

Looks like left over parts from the AR brake system. Early 28.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-08-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,826
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Is Cartouche still in business?

Check out Classtique Upholstery. I imagine now LB is gone there going to be busy. But they sell a quality product.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Stock Ride Height

There you go. Thanks Bob, It's been noted. I'll be working on my car tomorrow so I'll see what measurment this is. Axle clearance or height from the frame to the ground. JP
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,766
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: Bent frame--how bad is it?

Use Brent's technique to straighten the frame. It works great and it lasts. I always use to straighten them cold on a frame rack. How I use the heat and shrink the side and lower edge and it works...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 947
Posted By Tinbasher
Re: 7 tooth steering problem

Sounds like you have bent "Steering Arms" I just went through this myself on my 28 CDN. Sport Coupe. That's why you have more turns one way then the other. A way to check is to tie a string to the...
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