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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Iola old car show

Got the email yesterday about this. A great time to be had for all, especially since this last year, keeping my fingers crossed for a more normal 2021 !!!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-02-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 573
Posted By GaryU.
Re: 91A-8600 Radiator fan

I still want to know the hub lengths if possible. Like Mac I'm always wanting more knowledge for myself and here.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-07-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Pearl Harbor Day

I always think of all our veterans on this day especially my Great-Uncle Art who even though he was in his 30's served as a truck driver throughout Europe during W.W. II. That was his civilian...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-06-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,748
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Clayborne engine overhaul stand attachments maybe available

Now as Paul Harvey used to say "The rest of the story". On Monday it will be 6 weeks since my stand and block were taken to a local machine shop that was highly recommended by 2 people. They have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-06-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,748
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Clayborne engine overhaul stand attachments maybe available

Here's a couple pics of a trade ad that I acquired recently.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 417
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Identifying a Ford generator

Thanks Mike. Wish I had that list but I know someone else will post it. But when did that start and when did it go till?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,055
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Scam alert

Thanks Ryan, I've had nothing but the best from this site and expect that will continue. We really appreciate your help as a moderator and the problem solver in these situations.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-02-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 417
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Identifying a Ford generator

Here's a number/alphabet code from a generator. Partially under a cut-out so earlier than 1940 and I used to have a link with a date code but can't find it now. The letter indicated the year,the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By GaryU.
Re: 1939/1940 Horn Suppliers

Here's a couple more pics showing length of horns from base. Some pics of mechanism and better? photo of name.Also attachment area, like a J rather than a hard attachment if that makes sense. Sorry...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By GaryU.
Re: 1939/1940 Horn Suppliers

Your correct that there is no "T" but there is an "H" so SCHWARZE not SCHWARTZE. Using a google search they do come up as earlier horns for automobiles as well as Jeeps.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,261
Posted By GaryU.
Re: 8 volt battery in a 6 volt car?

My '38 Convertible had an 8 volt battery in it when I first got it. A Barn member spotted it right away(I would have probably never noticed) and I switched it back to a 6 volt shortly after. The amp...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-01-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By GaryU.
Re: 1939/1940 Horn Suppliers

Bells do have a screw in center of cap. Will do a measurement later this afternoon after work. Also thought it was interesting that voltage was indicated, thought 6 volts was the only game in town.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-30-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By GaryU.
Re: 1939/1940 Horn Suppliers

Thanks for the info Mike. I was suspicious about them as they did not have fluting down the length of the trumpets like a pair I saw on Saturday that are on a 1940 4 door sedan. Was surprised to see...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-29-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By GaryU.
1939/1940 Horn Suppliers

My son picked these up in St. Paul, Minnesota for me and brought them down on Turkey day. Seller used to have a '39 Mercury and had this extra set of horns just in case he ever needed them. There was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,609
Posted By GaryU.
Re: New car in the garage

Was very happy to see that you got the convertible at the Mecum auction. Watched it on my tablet at work and was glad you posted that you had purchased it. You will always think of your Grandfather...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,116
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Matt gets a '32 Roadster!! Irontrap Garage

That was the E-bay listing but the winner never paid so Matt was contacted later with a second chance to buy. He explains it all in the second video, ended up paying according to him $20,000. Looks...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,048
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Another Huge Loss to me

Very sorry to hear. Think of my Dad almost every day and my Mom as well. Condolences on your loss.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,116
Posted By GaryU.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,116
Posted By GaryU.
Matt gets a '32 Roadster!! Irontrap Garage

Maybe a little too hot rod for some here but a great story and video. A 1932 Roadster that came from a Delorean brother and stored for decades in a tire shop in the Detroit area. It was hot rodded in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-18-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,097
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Question for 39 pickup experts

Here you go. 1st pic is with latch open and in locked position. 2nd I pushed in the spring loaded plate and moved latch to closed position. 3rd is of grill top, mine had this simple bar? on the grill...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-18-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 511
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Lower Cab corners

If the maker was Northern Classic Trucks in Michigan you might also try Midwest Early Ford Store in Ohio, they bought out Northern's inventory. Here's their part: ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-18-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,097
Posted By GaryU.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-13-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,400
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Car at auction

So glad to hear you got it! Looked very nice and price even with fees was very fair. Going to be in the family for a while I would expect. Congratulations !!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 456
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Happy Veterans Day

Another salute to all that served. Myself:
United States Marine Corps
1983- 1987
Also celebrated the Marine Corps Birthday yesterday, November 10,1775.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By GaryU.
Re: Cracked steering column sleeve

I think there is a slot and a clamp at the bottom on the steering column where it attaches to the steering box. Perhaps your clamp is missing? Terry,OH probably has indicated the source of your...
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