Go Back   The Ford Barn > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 30
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: oldguy41
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 762
Views: 316,568
Posted By oldguy41
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,566
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Hello - From New Guy

A little extra power with at 32 carb, nice setup.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 11,537
Posted By oldguy41
Re: What did you do working on you Model A today

Back to the bricks, flint michigan, 3 days of events, then Saturday is the show down town, 25000 cars, Script A Model A Club has 40 to 50 cars coming. I picked my speeder, but if rain will drive the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,930
Posted By oldguy41
Smile Re: Has anyone received the new Judging Standard?

Got mine last Tuesday, sorted out all pages and ready to go
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2016, 10:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,723
Posted By oldguy41
Smile Re: Model B Carb. on a Model A - pros & cons ?

I have a B Carb on my speedest, along with a B Head. I had a local machine shop bore out the A manifold. it runs well and stops well. A well adjusted A card was replaced. How you drive and how you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-14-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,941
Posted By oldguy41
Reds Headers

My Question, I am looking at the header system from Reds Headers and propose to use the tube header that is made for the stock intake for the model A. Can I still use my engine pan on that side. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,220
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Model As News?

Got the Model A News on Monday, Aug 11 2014
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-28-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,881
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Who installs "your" tires?

My Local Discount Tire Dealer had my tires and tubes shipped to them for the same price, installed my stems and mounted them for free. I even purchased replacement insurance. I'm sure not all stores...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-18-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,415
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Unusual Intake Manifold

The one I have came off a combine with a model a engine that I have in my speedest.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-26-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,636
Posted By oldguy41
Re: " Old Ford Song"

Eddie Morris has a CD called The Good Old Days of the Model A, I purchased it at the MAFFI opening, don't think these are real old songs, but Santa's Model A and Grandpa's Song sound OK
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-18-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,564
Posted By oldguy41
Talking Back to the Bricks Update

On Saturday, August 17, Back to the Bricks, We presented 41 Model A's from the Script A and Livington A groups. Also had a few newer machices. A great day for Cars, Friends and Food. Over 6000 cars...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Timing cover fill of oil and timing off

Thank you , I will pull the side cover off and take a look, The shaft is a two piece and the lower piece was not replaced when build in 1973.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Timing cover fill of oil and timing off

Yes, the Snyders Book calls it upper shaft, but you are correct
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Timing cover fill of oil and timing off

Thank You Mike V., I just have a timing problem, it jumps time, I think the Cam is not engaging the the upper shaft fully, it has a new cam and screw @. The cam is moving both forward and backward, I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Timing cover fill of oil and timing off

When I went to start my S/W I had to pull my lever down all the way to start. SO I went to retime the system. When I removed the timing pin I found oil on the end on pin. This car had not be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,546
Posted By oldguy41
Unhappy Timing cover fill of oil and timing off

Went to time my 1931 S/W today and found oil in timing cover, cam problem ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,875
Posted By oldguy41
Re: shiny black manifold paint

Purchased at Auto Zone
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,875
Posted By oldguy41
Re: shiny black manifold paint

Go to a hardware store and ask for Barbecue Black, High Gloss. This is a 1700 degree paint. I use it on manifolds and exhaust.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,111
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Barn fresh cars at Gilmore today

It was a Great Day, over 400 model A's from around the county, several fresh from Mafca tours. A very nice place, everyone needs to visit it.
Forum: Model-A 05-03-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 861
Posted By oldguy41
Re: 32 - 24 intake manifold

Need one that fits a model a engine, 4 cylinder. I don't want to bore out a 28 - 31 intake.
Forum: Model-A 05-03-2013, 06:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 861
Posted By oldguy41
Smile 32 - 24 intake manifold

:eek:Need a 32 - 34 Intake manifold, no junk please, will travel 200 miles for this item. State your price and location. Will consider greater distance for the right manifold. Thank you in advance.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,794
Posted By oldguy41
Re: aluminum wheels for speedster

I did this, found a set of 1935 wheels, found a person who sprayed the new chome process, excellent look. Older aluminum very hard to find and newer designs just don't look the same.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-24-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,237
Posted By oldguy41
Smile Swap Meet, Saginaw Michigan

Script A Region, MARC, Sunday January 27 2013 at McDonald GMC/CADILLAC, STATE STREET, 8 am to 2 pm, $4.00, 989-868-4356, All Spaces sold out
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,637
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Reasons to add an overdrive?

I have a f150 overdrive with a chevy clutch, juice brakes. 70 mph all day long. Mitchell is nice, but if you can machine parts, f150 is the way to go.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,790
Posted By oldguy41
Re: Powder Coating and Cracked Wheels

Sent eight wheels to powder coater, just to get five good ones, the blast process is very hard, it shot holes in two hubs and one rim. Weak metal is hard to spot when there is paint, rust and other...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 30

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:59 PM.