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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-27-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,508
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: looking for info on Lucas Flathead distributors

I'm trying to find one of these Lucas Distributers. I'm building a 1929 model a with a flat head, Using Lucas electric fuel pump, turn signal switch. and other stuff that I can find. reason being...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-28-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,063
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Engine Problem

I measured the exhaust valve lift with a dial indicator this morning.
I have .410 lift at that valve. That's a lot.
Checked flathead cam specifications and found the aftermarket cam with .400...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-27-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,063
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Engine Problem

The Autolite 216 Plugs are also hitting. I'm going to try 216 with two washers and see if that works.
I tried to measure the valve lift. The valve comes real close to the cylinder head.
I'm...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-26-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,063
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Angry Engine Problem

I purchased this engine 5 years ago. A 49-53 engine. Have had running on an engine stand.
Starts and runs ok 19in vacuum. When I rev up the engine, It starts running bad. Pull spark plugs and...
Forum: Early V8 01-20-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-22-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 68,234
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Flathead project

Looks Great
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-22-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,441
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Point bounce RPM

I did not know you were in the hospital. Good to hear that your out. I need to stop by the shop and give you and Terry a hand soon.
I have been so dammed busy at home I think I need to step back...
Forum: Early V8 10-21-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Forum: Early V8 10-17-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Forum: Early V8 10-06-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By grumpys hot rods
1936 Ford Pickup Project

A nice start for a project. Has all original drive train. Engine missing one cylinder head. I bought it 20 years ago. Have too many projects letting this go.:(:(:(:(
NEW LOWER PRICE 5,000
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-12-2017, 06:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,605
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Bubbas phone contact?

Need any help bubba? I could help to get customers distributor done if that would help.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-25-2016, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Help 94 Carbs

Thanks for the replies. What I though was a lead plug. Was The brass needel. I had to drill part of it out. Then the drill bit caught and it came out. Carbureator back on engine and seens to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 07-25-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,121
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Exclamation Help 94 Carbs

Engine 8AB two 94 carbs. On offenhauser manifold with offenhauser heads. Lumpy Camshaft

Carbs have been built before. A long time ago. by unknown, One carb has been blocked with lead under the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 06-15-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,275
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: 8BA Distributor centrifugal advance

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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-31-2016, 08:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 711
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Swap Meet and Show Indianapolis

This is One Great Swap Meet And Show !
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-10-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,558
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Indianapolis Area Swap Meet 2016 Dates

When Has There EVERY BEEN COFFEE In Your Booth?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-02-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,763
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Restoring small parts can be fun too

Nice Job! I'm geting ready to do a pedel also. I will do it the same way.
Thanks for posting.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,843
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Flatheads, ale-8-and moon pies...

Bubba, you really need to get off the computer and built some distributors. Hope to see you next week. :confused::confused::confused:
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-14-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,615
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: fabricated some running boards for my tonner panel

Nice Work ! Do you have any pictures of the process of what is involved in making of the Running Boards ?
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-27-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,991
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Timing = heating?

Fourdy, I just checked out your 24T. I just love it.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-08-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: temperature painting epoxy 2k primer

I have a heated garage. And use heat lamps to warm the small parts that I paint.
Works really great. No paint runs and paint dries to a hard finish.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-05-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 879
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Dwell angle

Just Like A Chevy 32 Degree Dwelll
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-24-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,614
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: 39 tudor sedan window regulators

I have 1939 Tudor Window Regulators. If you still need them, I will to dig them out.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-10-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,818
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Need help finding tune up parts for a Lucas distributor

To Alleviate your problem finding parts, You could that old dist. to me. Awesome distributor!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-30-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,320
Posted By grumpys hot rods
Re: Connecting To Primary side of Coil

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