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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2021, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 636
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Drive By for Greg

That was nice of you Richard and likewise of the participating A owners. It looks like it was most successful and yes would give Greg heart.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Mice Mice Mice everywhere. Trillions of them.

Central New South Wales and Southern Queensland have a mice plague. Wheat bunkers and silos plus hay stacks are being destroyed by trillions of mice....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

B and C’s Motorcar.

Patsy and I enjoyed the movie “The Highwaymen” (Netflex) which was another Bonnie and Clyde. Had the same theme and plot as they all do but there was one notable feature. Of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Welcome Tom. Do write a story about that. If you currently have a Model A write about that too. We'd all like to read about both. cheers, gary.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Hi Jim. In Au we have a well known bridge (picture below) that was once sold at a give away price to a gullible buyer. But he was never able to acquire the deeds to it. This was before the internet....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 455
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Photos will not load

Shew01. You are a helpful bloke and I like you for it. But my mobile phone does not connect to the internet. It is an old press button type and I don't intend to up grade it. It dials the telephone...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-14-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,991
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Seafoam

Yes Daren, I too sold avgas to anyone wanting it. One reader said it was illegal in US because your government collected no tax from the sale. Government's get pretty protective of their tax...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-14-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,991
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Seafoam

Yes Jim, I would have enjoyed that but that damn that corona virus spoils all my fun.
See you there the moment we, here in Au are permitted to travel again. international borders open.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-14-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 455
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Photos will not load

Yes, just like Jim Brieley I gave up. I'm told photoshop and Shew01 says tapatalk will fix things up. I don't know what tapatalk is and no intention of finding out. I have no desire to go to either...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

One of many memories from my childhood.

I remember times growing up on our farm. My parents had limited capital and nothing was easy. I was the eldest and needed to work. I enjoyed the tractor...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2021, 02:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,991
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Seafoam

Hi Jim. Have you managed to sell your stock in that bridge in Brooklyn? If so please advise your new name and new address.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-10-2021, 12:25 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

The Camel Lady continued.

The last story was on Cue and Jayne’s outdoor clothing business. I checked Jayne out on the internet and found she has moved to Broome which is a town of 14,000 in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2021, 02:14 AM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

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Camel Man is really Camel Woman.

It was about 10 years back my wife Patsy and I were traveling inland Kalgoorlie to Newman and overnighted at Cue. This tiny town was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-08-2021, 03:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,139
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Odd-ball 30 Pickup......

I used to see these in the 60's and 70's. Farmers with cut off backs and wooden trays. Just the same as you have living by it's lonesome in your shanty shed in your back yard.That's you I'm writing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2021, 04:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,054
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Fuel Gauge stick increments?

These posts don't indicate whether they are for 28,29 or 30,31.
Does anyone have a dipstick calibrated in litres and centimetres / millimetres? and stating whether 28-29 or 30-31. Maybe our European...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2021, 12:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 810
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Car Show....CT

Shirts featuring Model A's ?
If so I'll purchase an XL please.
Cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Hi Rob . you are an interesting fellow.

Yes, it is a Thrush S2R. I flew it in North Africa in '67 when we had a drought in Queensland.

Below is spraying tomatoes in the late 80’s with an...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

Good story Rob Doe. Just keep writing and do tell us what sort of aeroplane you purchased with the money from your Model A sale and maybe a photo as well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-03-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,991
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Seafoam

From BRENT in 10-uh-C post.

The reason I suggested telling them it was for a boat is that it is against the law to use Av gas in a motor vehicle operating on public roads is because federal &...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 865
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Water Tempature Reading

Now that's a pretty good idea Katy. But for me Florida is just a bit tooo far. cheers, gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,991
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Seafoam

below is part of what was posted by Brent 10 uh c today; (posting number 5) supporting his recommendation to make a purchase from a small airport

Once you have it cleaned, find a small municipal...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,106
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Little hard to Start today

All mine start well however shortly after start and sitting idle for a short period the rpm slows then abruptly returns to normal. I suspect carburettor ice. Generally in temps of 5c to 20c.
Am I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2021, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 146,434
Posted By woofa.express
Re: tell a Model A related story

I wrote this story for my local car club monthly journal. There is some photography comments that may interest readers.


New Model Motorcar Launch Photography.

This story starts with breakfast...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,975
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Batt. Supercharger

Morning Jack Shaft.

You have confused me. So it does work or doesn't it work??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 640
Posted By woofa.express
Re: Some battery information

[QUOTE=Y-Blockhead;2011123]More info from my research.

Pulled this off another forum:
Silverghost

The Nickel-Iron (NiFe) battery was considered a Life-Long Battery that could last 30-50 years...
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