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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 04:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,176
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

I still remember at the Pate Swap Meet in Texas about 1981, a guy counting-off 13 $1,000 bills for a car he was purchasing. I remember there was quite a crowd watching this transaction take place....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,176
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

That's funny....you must be a young 'un! I remember when the Coke machines were 5, and then again when they went up to 6....a nickel and a penny! DD
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 03:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Turbo Flat Head

The easiest way to ID a V8-60....they're the only one WITHOUT a stud RIGHT ABOVE a spark plug hole.

V8-60 (17-STUD)

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/6xAAAOSwPl1gpVtc/s-l500.jpg


21-STUD
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Forum: The Test Forum Today, 02:39 AM
Replies: 680
Views: 118,668
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: photo1-1-window

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REAR '46-'48


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Need help ID'ing this intake manifold....

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Three different '33 manifolds.....early, later, etc. DD


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 04:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,174
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: vega steering in 36

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Info straight from Borgeson (U. S. Steering gear supplier):


OEM Saginaw 140 Box
This is a real Vega box 100% made
in the USA not a cheap copy.
The Vega 140 is recommended
only for...
Forum: The Test Forum Yesterday, 01:07 AM
Replies: 680
Views: 118,668
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: photo1-1-window

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1935 Brake Light Switch


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 04:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,417
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: NEW starting problem

So Paul .....Read this CAREFULLY!

Are you telling us that you had your BATTERY DISCONNECT SWITCH OFF?

And while the BATT SWITCH was off, you disconnected the small wire (to the start BUTTON)...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 02:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 316
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: ORIGINAL brake light switch location 35-36 Ford

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EVERYONE .....There is a little more to the story. Lawson obtained a new LEVER-type switch. He needs to mount it on his wooden floor board, under his brake pedal. Since his floor board has...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 01:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 316
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: ORIGINAL brake light switch location 35-36 Ford

Lawson ...As you now know, the original switch DID NOT mount on the wooden board. But, you should be able to take the NEW switch under the truck with you. Reach-up with the new switch and hold the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Canadian Intake Question

This is the ONLY picture that I have showing the stock CAP. DD


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Canadian Intake Question

Tom .....I love those manifolds. As "handy" as you are at fabricating, here's a suggestion. Take one of these '63-'65 Corvette oil-fill tubes (available at all of the Vette outlets), along with...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 04:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,174
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: vega steering in 36

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A 1971 Chevy Vega 2300 Hatchback Coupe 140 has an advertised shipping weight of 2,190 lbs. And we all know what a little "Spam can" POS the crappy little car is. Makes ya wonder just how well...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 11:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,417
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: NEW starting problem

Bob C & Kevin BOTH .....I went through the greatest part of my career with FAA as a mechanical & electrical type at a busy Air Traffic Control Center. More notably, I pride myself as a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,417
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: NEW starting problem

Damn....That Koates fellow down there upside down is a pretty sharp THINKER! You may just be on to something, Kevin! DD
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 01:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: 1934 Radiator hose fittings

This Bob Shewman stuff ABOVE has nothing to do with bulb wells like the OP is referencing.

Click the link BELOW for quite a few examples of different thermostat bulb wells that are available. DD...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: Interesting 8BA

I wonder if that "Industrial Engine" nomenclature might have something to do with that? And even though the tag says Made In U.S.A., I wonder if that "C" as in "C18S" could mean Canada, somehow?

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

Man, that little "T" has personality....I LIKE that! DD


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

Come on now, you only need two more posts to have a TEN-count. With TEN, you can use PMs and "Swap Meet". DD
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

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What type of aircraft are you involved with? I'm an OLD airplane nut besides these old cars. DD

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

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Do you put a lot of miles on your coupe? DD

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

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Do you have any other collector cars? DD
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

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Is your engine stock? DD

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

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Is your '35 maroon, or is it green? DD

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 508
Posted By V8COOPMAN
Re: New guy intro.

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Is your '36 a hot rod? I like hot rods! DD
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