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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: front fender brace straightening

Use the light bar as a guide?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2021, 04:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: windshield frame rebuild

A lot of ways to skin a cat.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-19-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: windshield frame rebuild

Hope your frame is in good shape.
Cost me $50. Each for the replacement glass locally.
Very doable.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-18-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Shift tower rebuild

Taking it in little bites. Editing takes time.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2021, 09:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: windshield frame rebuild

There are several videos. Pull up Brentwood Bob YouTube uploads. I reglazed 3 windshields.
Dealing with rusty hinges was a challenge. You can damage the top hinge, so I tried attaching a sacrificial...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Shift tower rebuild

Using, but yet to master iMovie. My daughter uses it to teach her students. So far, I haven't been able to stump her.
Paul shinn had some good points on scripting. I set aside several hours of video...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2021, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Shift tower rebuild

Have several more planned, and need editing. My dialog coach quit so there are still some rough, open air segments.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Shift tower rebuild

Second YouTube published.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=4HUXPcI2RZs
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: windshield frame rebuild

Tried the canvas backed material available thru the VFF, and the uncured. Either worked fine. I did not activate the uncured with oil, left it dry.
I was able to cutaway the bedding around the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: windshield frame rebuild

youtube, a few tips.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=uW_RxKdCoxs
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 937
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Reamers

Klamath Falls might have a technical school.
Met an instructor a couple of years ago.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-10-2021, 02:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 714
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: pops, slips, drops out of second gear

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=213325&highlight=2nd+gear

Here is a previous thread.
Forum: Model-A 01-10-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Forum: Model-A 01-08-2021, 01:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 608
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Forum: Model-A 01-06-2021, 02:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,247
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Rebuilt Zenith Run on my car

Cores available for your build date.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,368
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Sound deadening Q ?

Bob, in #8, you have a modified plastic container as a work tray. Clever.
As a 20 year waterproofer, I have thought the aluminum backed deadener might trap moisture next to the body metal over time....
Forum: Model-A 01-04-2021, 01:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By Brentwood Bob
1930-1931 Model a pickup

Model a pickup, good winter restoration project. Rolls and can be put on a trailer. Priced at $5500.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2021, 02:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 516
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Zenith Carb Questions

Tom Endy discusses cleaning the zenith.
You will find his write up on the Santa Anita A's Webb site.
The wear is excessive in my opinion. 19/64 is .29678".
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 593
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Filling Pits on Leaf Springs

Clean/wire brush and then coat with slip plate.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,010
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Old sayings

Yogi said these:
You can observe a lot by just watching.
There are some people who, if they don't already know, you can't tell 'em.
Local sayings:
If it was easy, anybody could do it.
If you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,513
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Ford Model A Camshaft Inspection and Evaluation

Filming my back, and stumbling for a word are my current issues. And a work area out of the brisk weather. It's still relatively fun to do. I look past the negative comments.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-29-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Odd brake rods

I can see that now.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-29-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Odd brake rods

Frozen coupler/ ends?rust from road salt, no money for replacements, the list is long.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 11:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Re: Rebuilding the shift tower

Got several more segments/parts to issue including a lever and jig I made up.
The spring deserves respect!
I read endy's procedure before I took apart the 5-6 towers.
I have to get my hands dirty...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By Brentwood Bob
Rebuilding the shift tower

Have a new you tube on the shift tower disassembly.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BCIpZuxoLpQ

Should have something for everybody.
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