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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Air Conditioning Condenser for an 8BA

Hello V8COOPMAN

I apologize for the delayed reply as my wife and I took a little road rip to the coast for a few days. Smokey here and she said she would like a breath of fresh air. :-)

Your...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-04-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Air Conditioning Condenser for an 8BA

Hello V8COOPMAN,

Your information on the 35 radiator clearance issue is spot on and priceless for a working solution. Very ingenious utilization of parts and fabrication. May I have your...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-04-2020, 02:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Air Conditioning Condenser for an 8BA

Hello All,

Firstly, many thanks for everyones input, suggestions, pictures, and shared experiences.

No room in this 35 to move the radiator forward as the front fenders attach to the radiator...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2020, 12:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Air Conditioning Condenser for an 8BA

Hello 40cpe,

Great suggestion that I will follow up on. Glad to hear your 40 with the 302 is working well with this Vintage Air A/C system. Many thanks.

Respectfully

Marc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Air Conditioning Condenser for an 8BA

Hello aussie merc,

Many thanks for the details and recommendations which will be put to good use.

Respectfully

Marc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2020, 01:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 694
Posted By Mercmarc
Air Conditioning Condenser for an 8BA

Hello All,

What is the best A/C condenser for a 1950 8BA?

I have a 1935 Fordor Slantback with a 1950 8BA dual carb, Isky 88 cam and dual exhaust. That said my wife says its time for A/C in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-27-2020, 01:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Drivers Side Front Door Latch

Hello deuce lover,

Thank you for your reply, your confirmation is greatly appreciated. I don't have to look for a solution to a problem that does not exist.

Respectfully

Marc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Drivers Side Front Door Latch

Hello Terry,

Many thanks for the confirmation and details.

Respectfully

Marc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By Mercmarc
Drivers Side Front Door Latch

Hello All,

I have a late model 1935 Ford Fordor Slantback, inside door handle is located mid door. Key lock is located in the passenger front door.

My issue is this, when I lock the drivers...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-05-2020, 12:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,594
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: H&H Flatheads

Just to add to the support of Mike at H&H, Mike did return my call today, we had a good chat and are going to do business.

Thanks again everyone and to Mike for touching bases.

Respectfully
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-04-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,594
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: H&H Flatheads

Hello All,

I just called again today and spoke with Mike. All is well

Thanks again

Marc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-04-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,594
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: H&H Flatheads

Thank you all for your feedback and input.

I don't suspect they have closed, I pondered them taking a break due to illness except their web site does not indicate such.
Great to hear topfuel724...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-03-2020, 03:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,594
Posted By Mercmarc
H&H Flatheads

Hello All

Has anyone been in touch with H&H Flatheads in the past 6 weeks or are they closed for now. I have left two voice messages and two emails, all with no reply and now Mikes voice mail box...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-03-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello To everyone who weighed in on this cam movement thread.

Wrap up:

The cause of the cam movement as mentioned by several, is a case of using the wrong parts for the application without the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-20-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello Terry, cadillac512
Great question and one I intend to ask the builder. Especially after the fist one failed. I am also curious if these are the only two engines he built this way.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-19-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello Bored&Stroked,

I believe you have hit the proverbial nail on the head perfectly. I do not see a hole in the end of the cam adapter where oil under pressure would limit metal to metal...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello gosfast,

Regarding the lifters in the second engine, below is the most accurate information I could find.

I looked up the Reds Heads Lincoln Zepher style adjustable lifters that I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Thank you glennpm, amazing how some sounds just stay in the memory banks.

:-)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello glennpm

Many thanks for sharing, was there any chain rubbing contact with the original sheet metal timing case cover? Or was there some other guteral noise since the cam was moving?
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

I should proof read better before hitting replay


Reply. :-)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello GOFAST,

I Greatlyappreciate the clarification of the button application. Maes perfect sense to me. It appears that the builder used a bit of mix and match parts without confirming usable...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Good morning Ol'Ron,
Thank you for the information, I am removing the drive gear today to see what I find behind it. I am trying to be respectful of the builder (still waiting for a reply) and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-18-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Quote:
Originally Posted by GOSFAST View Post
This is easily controlled, we just delivered 2 builds with the "fix", worked like charm!

Thanks, Gary in N.Y.

P.S. Here's a shot of an easy way...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Smile Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello flapjack 9

Just a view of the fuel pump
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-17-2020, 09:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mercmarc
Re: Camshaft Movement

Hello flatjack 9

Yes a stock fuel pump
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