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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,455
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,455
Posted By Newc
Re: Burned '32 PU came to new home today

Well, here is the latest on the burned '32 PU. Sand blasted the front chassis, etch primed, and epoxy black paint in two days. Lots of crawling around on the carpet pieces. Now reassembly can begin....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-24-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By Newc
Re: 39 Deluxe questions.

The Ford door hinge pins are only knurled for the top 1/4" under the cap. I have drilled out that top 1/4" and the pins generally come out- Unless they have worn a 'ledge' at the hinge joints. ...
Forum: Early V8 09-22-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By Newc
Re: Radio head w cables '37 ?

btt '35 head is sold.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-21-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By Newc
Re: 1932 Body Mix and Match Advice Needed

tudor/4drs have wider subframes- good start and a home built woody there and then trade for the five window. Have seen some nice woodies built from your starting package. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,081
Posted By Newc
Re: Some Bubba News

Lets see...... with those brand X's around you'll have to check out the VCCA. I belong to them also. Newc
Forum: Early V8 09-20-2021, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By Newc
Radio head w cables '37 ?

Yea; one head is not ID'd ,maybe '37 . photos paypal 'friend' or MO ship USPS flat rate. Newc The '35 head and parts is SOLD.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2021, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By Newc
Engine shop closing/ Auction In Model A For Sale

In Lisbon, Ohio: an engine shop is closing and having an online Auction of parts/tooling . Notice is in Model A For Sale here on the Barn Sept 22nd !! Newc
Forum: Model-A 09-20-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By Newc
Hot rod intake -home built

Model A intake modified for the big six cyl downdraft carb. clean job. Included is the heavy A exhaust manifold. Just what you need to outperform the stock B motors. Priced an aluminum one lately??...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 934
Posted By Newc
Re: 52 Flathead crankshaft end play

T-5 trans input shafts are excessively long- Just worked with an installation where the trans input shaft was pressing the crank forward! Check length overall Newc
Forum: Early V8 09-20-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 103
Posted By Newc
Distributor cores -8 early and 2 loadamatics

Clean -up of a V8 estate- ongoing large collection of misc. Photo here. Might ship in two flat rate large[$42] or try UPS -one box. Also have a box of coils and a box of wire tubes. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-15-2021, 08:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By Newc
Re: Fitting tubes in radials, what's this wire rim?

I found the stem hole too large for radial tube stems and the tire store had little plastic filler bushings to fix that fit. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 879
Posted By Newc
Re: swap meet find

Redmond Swap was fun and crowded, I counted 10 masks all day. Free parking/ admission produced a crowd of looky-loos. Still bought some goodies and had a great time. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 10:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,146
Posted By Newc
Re: 1951 8BA Flathead

Remember your eng is using a loadmatic dist- good as original not for multiple carbs. Just drive it. great car. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 07:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,588
Posted By Newc
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

I understand that it is a strong acid base liquid with a heavy specific gravity rating. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,232
Posted By Newc
Re: Woodie shop burns

Eli Whitney [inventor] had his Cotton Gin factory burn to the ground; These darn fires have been with us forever and still the only defence seems to be a suppression system. Out of reach of most of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By Newc
Re: Pacific NW Swaps [3]

Hi all; Just got 'Official' news- The November Albany, Or Swap has been cancelled- CCP Covid increase in Oregon!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-09-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,455
Posted By Newc
Re: Burned '32 PU came to new home today

Hi all; Here's the latest work on the 'Burn out'. Pulled the cab gingerly to save the good paint- it's going to a body shop after cleaning for paint 'repair' not a full paint job. Time now to get...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2021, 10:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 296
Posted By Newc
Pacific NW Swaps [3]

Redmond , Or this weekend the 11th and Sept 26th the 'old' Medford Swap is now the new Roseburg Swap at Douglas County Fairgrounds Roseburg, Or. 541-951-7846. Waiting for word on the Albany, Or...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,232
Posted By Newc
Re: Woodie shop burns

The special parts , templates ect. Can't be replaced!! These shop fires are a real problem- Cause?? Shop looked good and proper?? I am rural and have a huge pond for fire water, even a swimming...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-05-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,455
Posted By Newc
Re: Burned '32 PU came to new home today

Well a week or so of filthy/stinky work and here are some photos for you all. I don't want the stink inside this Winter, so a rush to strip/clean it up. Household cleaners with bleach cuts the soot...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2021, 10:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 700
Posted By Newc
Re: black light

Yep; you can't get that original glowing paint anymore. Radium maybe? Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2021, 10:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,510
Posted By Newc
Re: Running cooler - does this make sense?

Don't forget our West Coast rebuilder in Ca. Advertises in V8 Times. Fryer's pumps. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,536
Posted By Newc
Re: wheel balance

Note; the racing adapters usually have 5/8" studs and wheel fitment can be a bit tight. also those studs can be cut threads Vs rolled threads- check lug nut fit. I use them myself tho. Newc
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2021, 12:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,234
Posted By Newc
Re: mice prevention?

I had 12 bait blocks eaten! Put up a trail cam and saw an opossum. It ate those blocks and came back for more. Trapped and removed it. Newc
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