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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-15-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 31 Sport Coupe, woodgrain or no?

Thanks, I've since found my reference material, I was wrong. Didn't know there was no Dlx Spt Coupe.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-12-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
31 Sport Coupe, woodgrain or no?

I get a dime store paperback of unrelated info when I search here. Since I can't immediately find my Model A book I thought I'd ask here.

31 Spt Cpe, deluxe. Woodgrain or not? I'm of the mind...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1937-39 std headlight lens numbers...?

It appears some of my vague assumptions were close, thanks.

Ford38, thanks for the lead. I may or may not get that book. My car is a really mild mod version. Stance and interior changed, was born...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-05-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 330
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
1937-39 std headlight lens numbers...?

I'll start by saying the topic is mostly moot. I shaggin a 39 std tudor together and once in a while I find little details, like the numbers on the glass headlight lenses. Near the top there's a '3'...
Forum: Early V8 03-10-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1940 Right Rear Shock

Nobody needs a shock for their 40 or pickup?
Forum: Early V8 12-27-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1940 Right Rear Shock

This is still available. Don't let the low price fool ya...:D
Forum: Early V8 11-29-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1940 Right Rear Shock

Nice part. I'm told it may be a Ford service replacement part, but it still looks great and functions perfectly.
Forum: Early V8 10-31-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1940 Right Rear Shock

It's 'shocking' how really nice this is. There's just a nice easy coat of gloss black on it, not 2,4 or 6 coats to make it something it isn't. The resistance increases or decreases perfectly when the...
Forum: Early V8 10-26-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
1940 Right Rear Shock

Here's a really nice and 100% functional rt rear shock. The adjuster dial works perfect, the metal is clean and genuine without being all wadded up in heavy paint, clear numbers and perfect holes in...
Forum: Model-A 08-27-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
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Forum: Model-A 08-27-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
starter, with pictures

A lovely Model A starter with a beautiful drive, cleaned up and ready to bolt on. Considering the going rate for a rebuilt+exchange this one's a deal at $125, shipping included in the lower 48. I can...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-20-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,514
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: Do I really "need" twin carbs????

Yes. You're well up on compression and displacement which will really respond to better fuel distribution. Truth be told, while ultimate power will be higher the mid range control and accelleration...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-12-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,098
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 40 Ford coupe rear height

Did this happen? Wondering how you made out, what parts you used, shock angles, etc. I'm doing a 39 std tudor and will be adding tube shocks to a lowered car. I haven't decided if I'll do a panhard...
Forum: Early V8 10-07-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,111
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1933 1bbl aluminum intake manifold

It's cleaner by a mile, will be at Hershey OBC 26-27
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-08-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 51,808
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: Manners... A new rule...

It's nice to see that the ol 'Barn isn't a stepchild of Atomic Industies. I can only imagine the deep-rooted stress of managing what's essentially intellectual product/service.

That said there's...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-27-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,669
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: Asbestos In Cars

Wanna have some fun? Put a solid piece of asbestos on your bench or desk and tell a visitor what it is. They freak out like it's radioactive or such. Airborne asbestos fibers are dangerous. Re-read...
Forum: Model-A 01-20-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 407
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
1930 CA Lic Plates

A very nice original pair of 1930 CA Lic plates. Clear numbers, look them up. Asking $200 + delivery, shipped between 1/4" plywood for a safe ride back to CA. Plates are from the original...
Forum: Early V8 08-20-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 440
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1946-7-8 (?) radio

This would look kool just filling the spot in the dash! Price includes the ride.
Forum: Early V8 08-20-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1941 Ford radio

An AM hit, to the top that is...:cool:
Forum: Early V8 08-16-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 440
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
1946-7-8 (?) radio

Another decent radio, select function works but the center number doesn't change. Had some static from the speaker which is included, sorry no foot control. Price includes shipping in the lower 48.
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Forum: Early V8 08-16-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
1941 Ford radio

Here's a decent 41 Ford radio, looks to be Philco/Spartan based on knobs and face plate. It lights up but can't make it play. Price includes shipping in the lower 48.

highlander809@gmail.com
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Forum: Early V8 03-31-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,111
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: 1933 1bbl aluminum intake manifold

Do you believe this is still here? I know, right? Me neither. I refuse to sandblast it, leaving it as cast but dirty. If I find a liquid cleaner for it, well then...
Forum: Early V8 03-31-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 795
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: Ford/Merc pedal assy

I swear you'll be mad you didn't get these. Nicest version I've seen yet, unless you have gennie NOS...(!)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,746
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: Sits a week, won't start

Dayuum Ted, sounds harsh! It's worse in the last 8-10 years than it was before. Used to be a matter of weeks, months, some would need a prime. Now it's days. And we're spoiled by injection on our...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-08-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,746
Posted By theHIGHLANDER
Re: Sits a week, won't start

I think it is a 'new gas' thing. My Packard, my friend's Packard (3 of em), even the J-Duesenberg, let em sit 3-4 days the carbs need to be primed. The Duesy was delivered in 29 with a 3 stage...
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