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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 03:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 244
Posted By glennpm
Re: P.M.'s Not Working ??

GLAmes,


You can use the Test forum to up your count.


https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=13
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 382
Posted By glennpm
Re: Banjo oil recommendation

Yes the Columbia has brass parts and the reason I use GL-4 and like 19Fordy, bought it at a good price from O'Reilley's.

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 295
Posted By glennpm
Re: Minimum amount of gas in 1932 tank.

Hi Ed,


I'd drain it all out and use the old gas for my lawn mower.


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 922
Posted By glennpm
Re: Interior heat

Plus 2 on this mat. It is made of recycled cotton material with a foil back no adhesive. Works great for sound and heat and about 1/2" thick.


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-13-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,495
Posted By glennpm
Re: NEW starting problem

Hi Paul,


Regarding your earlier post "NO, someone local said to try disconnecting wires at the gen before polarizing", I urge you to go through the steps that v8coopman laid out for you so you...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,495
Posted By glennpm
Re: NEW starting problem

Did you polarize or re-polarize the generator?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,500
Posted By glennpm
Re: Isky 1023

Yeah pictures go a long way to teaching us!


"Learn somethin' almost every day, huh Glenn! Appreciate you posting that!! DD"
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,500
Posted By glennpm
Re: Isky 1023

Great article on installing the 404 cam.

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-09-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,500
Posted By glennpm
Re: Isky 1023

Changing the cam and adjusting clearances is not much fun with a flathead, very different than an OHV motor.

"Report back here after you fire-up your engine and tell us about the trial & error...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,532
Posted By glennpm
Re: lubricating speedometer

Okay and thanks for replying to me.


Glenn
Forum: The Test Forum 10-04-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By glennpm
Re: Glenn's test for photos

photo test post
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-03-2021, 06:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lincoln clusters?

LZ gears came with this cluster set. Portion of a table shown on Vanpelt's site.


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-30-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By glennpm
Re: Original 1939 Columbia two speed tag

Interesting that these instructions don't have you running for five minutes per below. Maybe that's only for the original fill or Columbia placed the fill plug too low.


"LUBRICATION...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-26-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 883
Posted By glennpm
Re: remote oil filter, 59 ab, 36 coupe

I have mine added to the back side of my 32 K-member. You could do something similar.

Mine is mounted with wing nuts that allow me to put the filter in a vertical configuration for draining and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,381
Posted By glennpm
Re: Vintage battery kill switch?

This is one of the types I use:


https://www.amazon.com/knife-battery-disconnect/s?k=knife+battery+disconnect
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-20-2021, 06:06 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

Yes, re. "you put the fluid in and the glass ball floats on top .."
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-19-2021, 06:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

Yes, good question and I checked it the other day.

Glass beads 2.5 SG

https://www.engineeringtoolbox.com/specific-gravity-solids-metals-d_293.html
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

I would use a bead of 1/8" OD.

This is just an example since I doubt the Coral would withstand the acid.
https://www.michaels.com/bead-gallery-red-dyed-bamboo-coral-round-beads-3mm/10120972.html
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-18-2021, 04:37 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

"Do you know the inside diameter of the glass fuel gauge?"


I just measured the ID on an old broken gauge I have and then checked it with a drill bit. ID is 9/64"


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-13-2021, 06:11 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

Good idea Brian. A small glass bead would work, not sure about plastics.


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-12-2021, 05:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

I’ve bought from them several years ago but when I checked this year, I couldn’t find it on their site which was easily located when I bought it before.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-11-2021, 06:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

Glad to help. Most previous sources have stopped selling the fluid.


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-10-2021, 07:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,723
Posted By glennpm
Re: red liquid fuel gauge?

I found a guy on an Auburn site that has fluid that he says doesn't fade. It's $15 per vial and $8 shipping.

Curt Schulze, call him on 715-262-3183, he is in Prescott WI

Curt Schulze
N 4864...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2021, 06:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By glennpm
Re: Wanted 35 Speedometer

You're welcome and hope you enjoy this site!


Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-07-2021, 06:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By glennpm
Re: Wanted 35 Speedometer

At the top of the Barn's home page find "The Forums". This is the link to use:


https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=18
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