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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-15-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 721
Posted By GPierce
Re: Grab handle

You sound like a misogynist.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By GPierce
Re: Why would anybody buy a car and not ask for the key?

He didn’t need a key as he had no intention of driving that A in its present form. Watch the Youtube video of them taking a plasma cutter to the body and frame.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,331
Posted By GPierce
Re: Model A News Has Shipped

A vendor shipped me a part via the USPS on December 14. It’s shows as being in the Baltimore Distribution Center still today after arriving there from the vendor. Their tracking says I can expect...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,826
Posted By GPierce
Re: Signs, back in the day

Norfolk: Sailors and dogs keep off the grass.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 958
Posted By GPierce
Re: Are aftermarket hoods any good?

I got a 30-31 hood from Brattons in 2016. It fit fine out of the box. A fine point judge could probably tell a difference but I can’t.

This is Brattons description: This is a very good quality...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-26-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 783
Posted By GPierce
Re: Length Limit for Priority Mail Shipping

Since the previous responders didn’t answer your question hope this helps.
https://about.usps.com/postal-bulletin/2007/html/pb22218/kit1_009.html
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-22-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 924
Posted By GPierce
Re: Dumb Question About Nut/Bolt Diameters

https://www.boltdepot.com/fastener-information/us-tap-drill-size.aspx
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,343
Posted By GPierce
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-16-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,328
Posted By GPierce
Re: Gleaner engine pictures??

https://www.google.com/search?q=gleaner+baldwin+model+a+combine&rlz=1C9BKJA_enUS678US678&oq=gleaner+baldein&aqs=chrome.3.69i57j0l3.9709j0j7&hl=en-US&sourceid=chrome-mobile&ie=UTF-8
This one is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

An addendum to the above, Snyder’s catalog references the bushing drilled for the two screws as 29-30 and bushings with vee to hold it as 30-31. This change is also referenced on page 399 of The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

Good question. I assumed since I had a two tooth steering box the column was a also 30-31. My column definitely has the two screws so it could it be a 28-29. I guess it could have been changed at...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By GPierce
Re: 2 Tooth Steering Column

Page 1-303 in the RED book shows a screw just below the the control rods detent plate on each side, that secures the upper column bushing.
I can see both on my 2 tooth steering column
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-11-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 914
Posted By GPierce
Re: Spark control lever detents worn

Thanks to all of you responders. Now I have good idea how to proceed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 914
Posted By GPierce
Spark control lever detents worn

Is there a fix for worn spark and throttle control lever detents short of replacing the steering column?
Mine are worn almost smooth.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-07-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,041
Posted By GPierce
Smile Re: OT: Do any of you have a good source for Hammer Handles?

:)Looks like you cleaned up the workbench top as well. :)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-24-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,036
Posted By GPierce
Re: Spammers at it, AGAIN

Other forums I am on have a REPORT button. You push that and that post is reported to the administration so it can be temoved.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-16-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,156
Posted By GPierce
Re: Evan's Coolant

This thread is turning out like the the numerous “which oil do you use?”
All the coolant alternatives posted here obviously work. Go with what you are comfortable with and have worked fine for you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By GPierce
Re: Glue for generator wire wrap.

Glyptal is used to insulate and protect most motor winding and generator armatures.
It is also used on cast iron to smooth the rough surfaces such as valve chambers to speed oil return....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,768
Posted By GPierce
Re: timing light

I use the timing light before long trips to insure my point gap hasn’t changed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-25-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,762
Posted By GPierce
Re: Source for epoxy-filled 6 volt coil ?

Pertronic 40111 1.5 ohms epoxy filled is what I am using. No issues over five years....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By GPierce
Re: Alternator that Fits Serpentine pulley

Regulators are cheap. POS and NEG ground both use the same regulator. Only the wiring and rectifier are different
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-28-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 575
Posted By GPierce
Re: Dash Light Bulb Changeout

Part number and source?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,751
Posted By GPierce
Re: 600w vs 90w

"Mobilgear 600 XP Series oils are recommended for industrial spur, helical and bevel enclosed gears with circulation or splash lubrication, operating at bulk oil temperatures up to 100C. They are...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 720
Posted By GPierce
Re: Coating the armature . . .

Yes Glyptol. Have used for years on motor, alternator and starter repairs.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,045
Posted By GPierce
Re: Will there be any model As left?

They will still be around: Chopped and channeled on a 32 look-a- like frame, 32 replica FG radiator shroud, power steering, semi independent rear suspension, air conditioned, fuel injected V8,...
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