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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 850
Posted By cas3
Re: Reviving a proper six

Are you sure there is not more "adult beverages" while she is gone, which may wipe out half the screen?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,610
Posted By cas3
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

In the 80's I tried to get a 1000 dollar bill at the bank. At that time they were still available, but you had to fill out some papers to get one. sadly, I declined
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 43,446
Posted By cas3
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

sugarmaker, yes, those are my initials. The main reason I mention rewiring is brand X horns can be found pretty cheap. However, for your nice 32 you may be leaning towards a real 32 boat tail horn,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,363
Posted By cas3
Re: Tack strip clarification

I do not know the correct name, but model T folks are using a plastic that is softer than PVC, more like the plastic boards for decks that are made to drive a nail thru
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,579
Posted By cas3
Re: caveat emptor

I'd like to see the real survivor they took the seats and door panels from! How do you fake the tar flaking off inside the doors of old fords? and all correct hardware? Too bad someone probably got...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 10:19 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 43,446
Posted By cas3
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Great story here, nice truck, I am jealous. Now, on the horn subject, a motor drive AHOOGA horn when run on 12 volts spins up the rpm so fast that you really do not have the drawn out ah-oo-ga sound...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,610
Posted By cas3
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

That is quite a car for sure, but worn out old fords suit my fancy just fine !
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 10:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 850
Posted By cas3
Re: Reviving a proper six

Just for fun here, in about 1975 I got permission to get my grandfathers 50 ford tudor, 6, out of the barn and take it home. I was a dumb kid, the motor was stuck, car was rusty, but a free car was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 10:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,610
Posted By cas3
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

Once when i sold a car to Europe the bank did not even want to do a wire transfer as they said if the bank on the other end thought any fraud was involved, they could take the money back for x amount...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 09:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,610
Posted By cas3
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

While I have never done a deal that big, I always use cash. I have some friends who are big dealers in antiques of many variety's, some times buy out whole collections, with cash. why do you think...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-15-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,445
Posted By cas3
Re: Kit for mating juice brakes to early spindles-Richard's Early V8 garage?

I welded a piece of 1/4" square stock around the 32-34 spindle, then welded the holes all shut, and drilled to match the later backing plates. A little work with a flap disc and you cant see it was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,438
Posted By cas3
Re: Building a 255 from a 221 block, help needed.

Here's the old thread how I did it, with help from the guy's here. https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=213786
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 09:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,438
Posted By cas3
Re: Building a 255 from a 221 block, help needed.

Its not a big deal to cut the gear off the merc cam and slot it for a crab dizzy. Even a dope like me can do it !
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 850
Posted By cas3
Re: Reviving a proper six

You are correct, that cab looks good to those of us living in the swamp
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By cas3
Re: Engine cowl louver reattachment

Tig or you will warp the whole side
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By cas3
Re: How do you identify ethonol resistant carb kits?

Rubber line from fuel line to fuel pump cracked in only 2 years for me. I usually buy from C&G, cant say for sure on this item, usually C&G has been good to me. Where to buy a good one ?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By cas3
Re: Oil in 8BA

I use the cheap (?) diesel oil from fleet farm. The reason for diesel oil is it "supposedly" still has some Zinc in it for flat tappet engines. I also like the 2 gallon jugs it comes in, and use the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2021, 12:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By cas3
Re: 34 hood

If you are doing a fancy car, lots of folks use a stainless rod thru the piano hinge so no rust from a steel rod bleeds thru on your nice paint
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-07-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 799
Posted By cas3
Re: Removing the Flywheel

Good time to clean the pan and the oil pickup screen at the very least
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-07-2021, 12:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By cas3
Re: Oil pump idler gear bushing problems

A tapered bushing would be a very rare application, not on your ford! Its another example of todays parts that dont fit. Take it to a machine shop and have them ream it to size. should be cheap and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-07-2021, 12:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 862
Posted By cas3
Re: 41 Ford SuperDeluxe - V8 Rings stuck (again)

I have to wonder why it became stuck twice. are you near the ocean? parked in a damp cement garage? slight head gasket leak? Usually a motor can sit for decades if its dry. good luck on the project
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-04-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,196
Posted By cas3
Re: Australian 1940-1941 Ford Open Cab Pick-Ups

That box on the back looks like what we had on the ww2 GMC's and Studebaker's
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2021, 12:22 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 18,196
Posted By cas3
Re: Australian 1940-1941 Ford Open Cab Pick-Ups

Very macho lookin rig ! thanks for all the pics Mercman
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2021, 01:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 170
Posted By cas3
Re: 1938 60 HP Drive shaft

No help for quite a while, so I will speak up. Never played with a 60, but since the front u joint is the same as v8's, and the rear differential parts are the same, I have to conclude the shaft is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2021, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By cas3
Re: Lincoln clusters?

Brian, there is a tooth count chart at vanpelts, 25 sounds like lincoln to me but check at macs instead of my nonsense.
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