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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 11:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,281
Posted By Tinker
Re: Reviving a proper six

Good point Cas. It's not a v8 hangout. It's a ford "flathead" hangout on the 32-53 forum. Also there is a model a forum here too. Also the later y-block ohv section too. The first ford sold ohv motor...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 10:54 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,642
Posted By Tinker
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

Cas, I'm guessing your Mom had a Seam ripper also... :)
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,642
Posted By Tinker
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

yep. Only thing more interesting then 90k in cash is a western union transfer. Hard to say now or in a year. Might be totally fine also. 4th quarter taxes are not due till march of next yr.


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 10:04 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Hey octane ratings in the late 30's was 40 and aviation gasoline 75-80. Maybe a reason we don't set timing to pinging anymore.

Model B Compression...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,281
Posted By Tinker
Re: Reviving a proper six

Gm is that a video you uploaded? If it's someone else's, they may have uploaded to be linked only (private) and then has now deleted it.


On youtube you can post a few ways.


Here is one I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-20-2021, 09:40 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Nice pictures, add a little black and white (or desaturation) and a bit of film grain, it might be hard to tell if it was yesterday or 90 yrs ago.



Looking great!


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2021, 03:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,642
Posted By Tinker
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

If we are talking about economics. There is a reason china want's twain. Chip manufacturing. We make the chip machines in that horrible told CA place. we send there to make chips for now. It's very...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-19-2021, 01:55 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,642
Posted By Tinker
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

Well Coop It's a interesting concept and thought and I already posted my thoughts. If you want to think I was specifically calling out you on anything I mentioned, it could be up for discussion. If...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2021, 11:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,642
Posted By Tinker
Re: Accepting cash for car sale

Well no better way to launder money then buying things or going to the casino. 10s and 20$ are interesting.

Probably could have gotten multiple cash money orders too, to create a buffer.

Hey,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2021, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By Tinker
Re: Horn Wiring

Well to describe the early description of how it works. There is a wire that runs up the steering that is connected to the button. That connects when pressed to the grounded column. The lighting is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,281
Posted By Tinker
Re: Reviving a proper six

Nice motor Mercman. Really a flat 6 and a v8 are only a few hp apart stock. You can certainly take v8 a lot further with available aftermaket options and design. They are both flatheads and created...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2021, 09:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,822
Posted By Tinker
Re: caveat emptor

Only two certainties in life. Death and taxes. And one carries beyond death. haha
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-18-2021, 08:51 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Not my garage. A friends. Believe it was "u-coat it" in the picture. Or at one time it did have U-coat it, It changes from time to time over the years.


https://ucoatit.com/
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2021, 01:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 539
Posted By Tinker
Re: Dash Plaques

Cool display. Very neat.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-17-2021, 01:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,650
Posted By Tinker
Re: There's paint under there!!!

There is no permanent coating for rust. Rust is rust it'll keep going. You can rub it down and clear coat it. But it will bubble up through the clear in a few yrs.

You will continuously have to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 11:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,822
Posted By Tinker
Re: caveat emptor

You take another rusted car with some interior chrome and put it on another car. (cas I'm probably missing your sarcasm intent) It's hard to say. But it's been repainted in my thought from the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 10:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,822
Posted By Tinker
Re: caveat emptor

They did a good job making the body faux wear. It's almost too smooth to be weathered. Like the front drivers fender.

Must have taking some time putting the interior in.


Less it's an...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 09:21 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

I would guess if plugs are firing on non-compression strokes you might get some pre and back firing... Back firing and pre firing could be sticky valves, but....


Nice thing about the straps is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1939 ford pick up needs

Been a while since I needed the structural wood.

Post from 2017. Hard to believe that is 4 years ago.
https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=235926

Try the search function here. It...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Harbor Freight can be great. It'll either work or break the first time you use it.

I've over the years, going to actions, have picked up a couple 60-80s snap-on boxes for less then 100$....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-16-2021, 08:31 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Exactly why I said you would know better. Nor said it was the same. The only argumentative to my post is perceived maybe.

Only me saying the momentary electric motor will run 2x as fast under...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 11:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,959
Posted By Tinker
Re: NEW starting problem

Coop thanks for the resume. No one was questioning your car credentials or whom you would only hang out with. Your a smart guy. I'm sure slamming this guy really is what every previous poster was...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 662
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1953 f100

Well depending on what you can afford or what you need. You can do alright on the stand or as Ol' Ron said off the stand. Just do what you are okay with and can afford. Some methods certainly will be...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 10:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,281
Posted By Tinker
Re: Reviving a proper six

I'm guessing you are looking to make a good solid motor. The split fenton exhaust manifolds or very rare, almost impossible and probably not worth any gains. Well you can split the exhaust if you can...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-14-2021, 10:06 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 44,952
Posted By Tinker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

David would know best. Being it's a momentary connection it might be okay unlike gauges. The pitch might be higher and it will add stress to the parts over time. I'm not sure about the internal parts...
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