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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2022, 12:38 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Excellent! A 20 tooth should be pretty close.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2022, 11:04 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Great!
You'll need either a 20 or 21, most likely a 20. The turtle casing you have with a 24 won't work. I believe that for a casing you can only go with a two tooth difference.

Exactly what over...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-15-2022, 07:43 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

So with 5 rotations of the driveshaft with snap ring end as indicated in post #44, the tire mark would be in these positions for the three most likely rear-end ratios.

4.11 ---> 2.43 rotations...
Forum: The Test Forum 08-15-2022, 05:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,708
Posted By glennpm
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

I don't think what I posted #40 will work since the end of the snap ring may not be visible after you turn the wheel two times. The other rear wheel must be on the ground.

Pick either the end of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2022, 11:08 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

You may not have to take the transmission cover off although it will give you more light. The turtle cutout is on the side of the torque tube so you'll need to figure the best access to mark and...
Forum: The Test Forum 08-14-2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,708
Posted By glennpm
Re: Glenn's test for photos

directional switch
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2022, 09:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By glennpm
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2022, 09:36 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Hi Richard,

You may be able to count the driveshaft rotations by putting a crayon mark on the driveshaft gear through the window that's behind the turtle. You would need a helper for this, one...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 03:41 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 13,682
Posted By glennpm
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 03:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Yeah, unreadable.

Are you reading 10 MPH high or low at 45 MPH with your software?
Do you know the ratio of your rearend?
Tire sizes original 5.50 X 17"?

You can also unbolt the turtle and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 479
Posted By glennpm
Re: turn signal suggestions?

I have one of these units with a small two way intermittent switch on the edge of my dash in the 32 and very happy with it.

http://www.turnswitch.com/Turnsignal.htm
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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Turtle for a 21 tooth gear.

https://external-content.duckduckgo.com/iu/?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.jalopyjournal.com%2Fforum%2Fattachments%2Fturtle-1-jpg.3819461%2F&f=1&nofb=1
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 01:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

and here is a jpg of the pdf page.

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=496770&d=1660416612

Just for 1933
Please ignore the yellow highlighting which is for my 32 with 40...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Coop gets an A+ :-)
You are correct.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 12:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

It will be the same indicated speed with or without overdrive if the SW tranny is working as it appears to be now.

Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 11:51 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,407
Posted By glennpm
Re: Lazy speedometer

Hi Richard,

If the speed is identical with the Columbia engaged or not, this tells me that the SW speedometer tranny is doing its job correctly. Your turtle may be the wrong one, explaining the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 13,682
Posted By glennpm
Re: Engine temp rises when I get to cruise speed

Joe, did you do anything else after you switched the Aluminum radiator?
I'm wondering if you have brakes dragging. smell and touch test on the brake drums will tell you this. The fastest you go the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 05:59 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,349
Posted By glennpm
Re: Sad news

Excellent!, "I sent Ryan a note yesterday afternoon, and I'm PROUD to say that he has made it possible (NOTE permanent, special MEMBER status under screen name) to pay tribute to those that we lose...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 05:57 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 13,682
Posted By glennpm
Re: Engine temp rises when I get to cruise speed

Thanks Joe, I hope your test ride today works out for you.

Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-13-2022, 05:48 AM
Replies: 309
Views: 13,682
Posted By glennpm
Re: Engine temp rises when I get to cruise speed

I read this whole thread a few days ago but didn't notice if you removed the fan and tried cruising without any fan and shroud. Did you try this recognizing that it is real easy for me to suggest it...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2022, 04:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,349
Posted By glennpm
Re: Sad news

Sorry for your loss Ron and the loss of knowledge to all of us.

Remember the good times and laughs you had with him.

Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2022, 08:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 464
Posted By glennpm
Re: Sticky Hood Solution?

ArmorAll is doing the trick.

Thanks all,
Glenn
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-08-2022, 04:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By glennpm
Re: What size Brake Line?

Mac's and Speedway list 3/16" as original for the F1.
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-08-2022, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By glennpm
Re: Torque Screwdriver Setting Instructions (San Laing)

Hi Jim,

I don't know if you need the screwdriver type but this Harbor Freight 1/4" could be used directly or to check the settings on your SanLaing.
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