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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-24-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By 41panelmark
ballast resistor/circuit breaker questions.

1940 set up, the small object is the ballast resistor and the large one is the circuit breaker.

I would like to double check my knowledge of the following.

The ballast resistor function?
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2021, 09:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 682
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Crab distributor or ???

No but that will be next.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2021, 09:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 682
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Crab distributor or ???

I should clarify that it is only the primary set of points that is being affected. The condenser is showing about .35 mf.

The resistor is supposed to be a 3.0 but is showing around 2.8.

Not...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 682
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Crab distributor or ???

I should clarify that it is only the primary set of points that is being affected. The condenser is showing about .35 mf.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-10-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 682
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Crab distributor or ???

Thanks for the replies.

Thanks guys, I am burning up points very quickly. I was told to use a 1.5 ohm resistor which just did not bring the voltage down close enough at the coil. I tried a 2 and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2021, 07:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 682
Posted By 41panelmark
Crab distributor or ???

I am thinking of updating my 59a to a crab distributor instead of the helmet. I have converted the car to 12 volts, neg. ground and would like have a reliable coil/distributor. The old helmet...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-09-2021, 06:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,272
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: What is this truck?

Now that Coles Transportation Museum is a rare bird for sure...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-07-2021, 07:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,677
Posted By 41panelmark
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-05-2021, 10:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: fuel pumps?

Thank you gentleman. This helps a lot.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By 41panelmark
fuel pumps?

I am wanting to find information on the best parts or rebuilders for the following these days.

This is related to the 59-a

Distributors (helmet) now that Bubba's is taking a break so to speak....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: 47 Ford Column Drop

I have one if you need one.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 918
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Thanksgiving

Thanks Kube, hopeful for a better and safe year in 21.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-26-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,094
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: 46 Stake truck rebuild

Let the fun begin, more photos. You will enjoy driving it for sure.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,662
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: New car in the garage

Now that is sweet!!!
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-17-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Mechanic needed in n conn.

Check on the MTFCA also. I know that there are some guys up there.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-15-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,112
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: New Addition

Welcome, very nice truck.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-01-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 463
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Thermostats 59-a new or NOS?

Sorry, wrong use of terms. I meant to say N.O.S. vs. modern.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-01-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 463
Posted By 41panelmark
Thermostats 59-a new or NOS?

Thermostats 59-a new or NOS?

I would like to install a pair as my engine does not currently have any. Too cold now not to have them. Should I look for a pair of N.O.S. or are the new ones the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,235
Posted By 41panelmark
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-02-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: dimmer switch 40-41

Thank you for your help guys. Hopefully this solves the problem once and for all.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-29-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 482
Posted By 41panelmark
dimmer switch 40-41

Arrrgh, I have tried 2 different aftermarket dimmer switches, each seem to not work or fail after a short amount of use. Anyone had good luck with one that they would recommend?

thanks in advance.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-03-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 811
Posted By 41panelmark
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 09:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 888
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: another older

Happy Birthday!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-02-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 590
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: 40 deluxe lettering red??

Interesting, my emblems also have the red background on them.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 383
Posted By 41panelmark
Re: Helmet distributor 12 volt options?

Thanks, do you have his contact information handy?
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