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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-16-2021, 02:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By Lawrie
transmission case lube

Any one notice the subtle changes to the rear of the trans case to add more lube to the rear bearing.
I had a 35 case and a later one(pictured) on my bench together and the later one has a scollop...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2021, 01:10 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 899
Posted By Lawrie
Re: Helmet Distributor Rebuild

and you need to set the points with the assembly installed in the housing, coil on and adjustment screw tightened
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2021, 11:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 539
Posted By Lawrie
Re: 0.060 dome pistons for a LB motor

EGGE machine in LA
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2021, 03:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,048
Posted By Lawrie
Re: Painted silos

Kevin,it’s nice rain here now,great
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2021, 01:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By Lawrie
Re: steeringbox parts for RH Drive 1934

Yes, my mate Kpar has one in his 33, like power steering
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2021, 12:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,048
Posted By Lawrie
Re: Painted silos

The house is an old farm house, itís built on whatís called stumps here, to allow air to circulate and cool the house,also it sits beside a creek that would maybe sometimes floods,
The framing on...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-08-2021, 01:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,048
Posted By Lawrie
Painted silos

Did some more back road exploring today,
Also a nice sunset last night.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-08-2021, 01:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By Lawrie
Re: steeringbox parts for RH Drive 1934

Vincent, let me know when you are ready to install the new gears, I have done just this on my 33 a year or so back and have the number of an o ring that fits into the recess for the housing cork...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-08-2021, 01:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 485
Posted By Lawrie
Re: 33 vacuum wipers

You also have to make sure it’s for a RHD car, I bought a no’s one, had it o/hauled, it works great ,BUT parks in the middle of the screen.
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-08-2021, 12:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 485
Posted By Lawrie
Re: 33 vacuum wipers

Keith, we will be home on wed,I may have one, I have some vac motors in bits
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2021, 01:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 877
Posted By Lawrie
Rainex

Just a reminder to be careful when using rainex,I left the bottle on the scuttle of the 33 as I was getting some stuff out of the tool box, it fell over and spilled some out onto the cowl vent ,itís...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-05-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By Lawrie
Re: C69a

Also, see my post on the boring of one
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-03-2021, 01:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,682
Posted By Lawrie
Re: camshaft profile

Yes Brian a few years back we were out by Roma in the 33, with the Babbit engine in, we went on a run out to a town called Surat,( the last place the Cobb and co stage coach went to) another guy went...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-02-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,682
Posted By Lawrie
Re: camshaft profile

38 coupe, our 33 has a 260ci 99a engine with a stock 99a era cam ,the bottom one on my graph, our 33 has a 3.78 rear and spend most of its time touring, towing the c/van(we are away in it for two...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-02-2021, 01:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Lawrie
Re: New pinion bearings

Fred (barnfind08 ) has NOS ford bearings,
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2021, 09:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 543
Posted By Lawrie
Re: New pinion bearings

From experience,PAY particular attention to the brand of the bearings.if no brand,DONT use them .I will only use NOS ford ones or a recognised brand ,timken etc. some times I put. a spacer in-between...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,682
Posted By Lawrie
Re: camshaft profile

38 coupe, I too used the stock factory cams, but on my latest spare engine I'm using an EAC cam.
Or if using an earlier eng the stock 32-33 steel cam is very good.
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By Lawrie
Re: torque tube clam shell nut clearance problem

The same nuts are used on the rear axle to retain the backing plates.
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-01-2021, 01:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 809
Posted By Lawrie
Re: photos of 1933 / 1934 pickup with 525/550-17 tires? OR with oversized tires?

Yep you have to be careful on roundabouts in the wet in the 33 .with firestones, its way more loose than our 28ccpu.
I,m in the process of getting a new set of tyres for the 33 so this post is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Lawrie
Re: 283 Model A Pistons

Try EGGE machine, they make a nice thin ring piston for the A.
And you can get total seal rings for them.
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-29-2020, 10:16 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,816
Posted By Lawrie
Re: Misery loves company

inventory your stuff. it takes a while to do but is sure worth it.
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-29-2020, 02:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,682
Posted By Lawrie
Re: camshaft profile

Gramps, The cam with 327 lift has EAC-A stamped on the dist end.
the other stock one has 91A on the cam between the lobes and L stamped on the dist end.
the third one I mapped out ,( the one I'm...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-28-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 511
Posted By Lawrie
Re: 8BA Style Timing Cover Queries

Would that not be an original ford part ,it has the Alcan name on it, not ford
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-28-2020, 02:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,682
Posted By Lawrie
Re: camshaft profile

Will check tomorrow.
Lawrie
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,682
Posted By Lawrie
camshaft profile

I'm building a spare engine that is 276 ,I had to sleeve one cylinder as the block was bad on that cylinder,(C69a)
Looking out a better cam for it ,I checked a few in my pile, I have a nearly new...
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