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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 770
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Tudor front seat questions

Had a late 28 Canadian tudor, had the bar, not cups.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,343
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Garage lights

Now that sounds just great.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 972
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Ford Factories

John graham architects did some plant work, Ford Life magazine did a couple articles on ford plants. A v8 club member, Kent Jaquith had dozens of photos showing design and testing procedures of plant...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Rear motor mount replacement

If needed I just put a half inch bolt and nut into a piece of pipe to push
the frame out a nudge. Set against the engine block, chamfer the edges of the mounting bolts for stress free starting
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,987
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Begging to be a hot rod.

My opinion, it takes many professionals to design a car which is comfortable and easy to drive. Seems most “hot rods” are simply concoctions welded together with modern components in a garage with no...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 462
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Camo woodburner

Most likely a gaz o gene burner.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2020, 11:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 939
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Manifold/Muffler Joint

Position a floor jack under the pipe bend to hold it in position.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 939
Posted By vern hodgson
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 949
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Rear leaf spring questions

And paint each leaf, underside only with graphite paint lubricant
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Replacing rear motor mount

A tip on starting the two engine mounting bolts, grind a slight bevel on threads to make for easy starting.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Minimal wiring

Thanks, just what I need
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-09-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By vern hodgson
Minimal wiring

This question is from a guy who’s mind goes blank and eyes roll back when confronted with wiring diagrams. Looking at the wiring diagram it would indicate a wire from drivers side of term block goes...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-09-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,141
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: removing flame arrestor or filler screen

Obtain a slide hammer with puller attachment which opens on adjustment, place in spark arrest or adjust open and pull upward, gently
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-08-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Spray paint

Wesco auto body supply here in Seattle will mix a rattle can with hardner inside. You puncture the hardner inside when you are ready to spray. They have all the original color formulas, downside is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-03-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Electric wiper

Thanks, never heard of that publication before.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-03-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: 5/16 Press in Grease Fitting Doesn't Fit (too small)

If you tap, be sure and buy a flat bottom tap.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-03-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 914
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Difficult time getting gas gauge bezel off

I put a torch on a one gallon gas can, had been sitting in the desert for nigh on to twenty five or more years. Surprise, small boom, cheap lesson learned.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-03-2020, 08:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 849
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Les Schwab powder coating

Had mine done here in Washington,yes they stopped doing it and now ( a few years ago) send them out to a shop in Oregon. Still a good price (then) nice job, do not know current policies.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Electric wiper

No way, cannot be that simple. Flat head, round head, counter sunk, slotted, hex hed????
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By vern hodgson
Arrow Electric wiper

What type of fastenervas used to mount the electric wiper to the windshield frame??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-26-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By vern hodgson
Rear spring eye

When inserting rear shackle bushing I get a loose fit. Spring eye reads .735 and old of bushing is .720. Is this acceptable? Or do I need a new spring eye leaf?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By vern hodgson
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By vern hodgson
Headlight buckets

Are the AR (1928) headlight buckets and conduit ferrule attachments to the bulb socket different in size to the 29 sockets. That is, if I have a ‘28’ grill shell with the smaller conduits must I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 474
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: Advertisements

Ditto on woofa express, no ads on apple products.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 982
Posted By vern hodgson
Re: What do we have here

We called them idiot sticks when I was stationed in deutchland
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