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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2021, 07:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 336
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Machine shops in upstate NY

Al did some work for me and I'm happy. He had a nice roadster in the corner of his shop that needs a good home LOL!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-26-2021, 06:35 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 6,990
Posted By Tony, NY
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-16-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,995
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: 12 year old Coker tires, still ok?

I bought 4 DB Auburn Premium about a year ago. Took a couple weeks to get them. I was surprised the tires were "Made in Thailand".
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-12-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 707
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: halibrand models

There's a guy on the HAMB: https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/members/gearheadsqce.145496/
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-05-2021, 02:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 902
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Chrome Shop Recommendations

If you want nice chrome (not show chrome) I used Sandy's Bumper Mart in Syracuse. https://sandysbumpermart.com/. Reasonably priced.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-05-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 953
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: New England Engine Rebuilders

Here's one to start you. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alqdj0OuFDY
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-31-2021, 10:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,253
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Gosfast Gary from NY?

I saw it mentioned on another forum. Really nice guy. Offered me help, a few years ago, with an engine problem I had. He will be missed.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-26-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,052
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Walker Radiator

I had them build a custom one and it is very nice.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-19-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: 32 Roadster

My rig.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-19-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: 32 Roadster

I made one for my A coupe out of 2 engine stands utilizing the rotating sections of the stands. The legs and base were made of square tubing and high enough so the roof would clear as it spun....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2021, 12:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 796
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Speedometer for 36 to S 10 tail shaft transmission?

Just came across this outfit. Maybe you already seen this.
https://speedometercablesusa.com/cables_and_housing_assembly.html
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,375
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Hagerty insurance ?

It's been my experience that the big ins. companies become the middle man and have a smaller classic car ins co. do the insuring. Therefore more expensive.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-11-2021, 07:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,379
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: using the stock mechanical fuel pump with electric

An older thread. https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=26547&highlight=electric+fuel+pump+bypass
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-27-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: 1936 speedo to 5 speed tranny

If you have an electric speedometer on the tranny, there are at least one adapter that could be used. One I found 10 yrs ago was Cable X. Not cheap.http://www.abbott-tach.com/cablex.htm I ended up...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-24-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 760
Posted By Tony, NY
Pressure Sealing A Block

Saw this on H&H Facebook page. It's news to me. Maybe others have heard of it. "H&H Flatheads:
its a cast iron resin heated up to 180 degrees and pumped through the block under pressure."
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-18-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 530
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Flathead crank pulley questions

This is the type of pulley I started with ( crazy price). The front pulley is approx. 5 3/8 inches dia. My machined pulley area is a little larger around 5 1/2"....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-17-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 530
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Flathead crank pulley questions

I can't say off hand. From what I remember it was just enough to clear the distributor. I can try to get a measurement tomorrow. I think there was a raised area on the pulley that I machined off.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-17-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 530
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Flathead crank pulley questions

I have a crab on my '51 Merc engine. I dug up a photo from 10-15 yrs ago. I machined the OD of the pulley to clear. It wasn't a stamped pulley.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 12-09-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 646
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Walker 32 radiator. Water neck openings why so small?

I have the same on my Walker. Had to put a sleeve in the hose to get down to that size. A piece of another smaller hose.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-29-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,031
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Mystery Fender

His last activity on here was 10-03-2013.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 865
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Bad Speedometer cable or...

I would say it has to do with the cable. Lubing will most likely help. Or needs replacing, if it's like a regular speedo cable.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-22-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,376
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Offenhauser 400 Heads Value

Many years ago I bought a set of Edelbrock heads from I think Speedway. When they arrived they were both the same side. Returned them but couldn't get a set because they were out of stock. Reason is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-16-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,340
Posted By Tony, NY
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-16-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,340
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Bishop Tardel roadster body issue

My A coupe is on a '32 frame. This is what it looks like.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-10-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,200
Posted By Tony, NY
Re: Gasoline flow

Put gas can higher than carb and eliminate fuel pump.
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