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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-13-2021, 12:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,662
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Hagerty insurance ?

You guys are the BEST, and always come thru with details and facts...I thank each and all of you !!
Ive never had to submit a claim. Ive always driven what I could afford... some real heaps...old...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,338
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Sound deadening Q ?

Hey Carl,
ROADKILL....eh ?
That's got to be one smelly car !!
And here I thot that A skunk, stuck up in the chassis was bad..whew !!
Never thot of insulating withem...lol

Lot of roadkill...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 623
Posted By hardtimes
Re: aluminum radiators

Geez Harry, where have you been...Ha, glad to see that gov and covid haven't claimed you...lol

Well, I know guys who have bought/used the alum rads that you ask about.

I don't know how many...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 01-12-2021, 02:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,662
Posted By hardtimes
Hagerty insurance ?

Any of you guys insure your cars with Hagerty ((?) ?
I've been with AAA for 50 some years.
I don't know what has changed, but they seem to not want my old car business these days....!!

Wondering...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 10:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,338
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Sound deadening Q ?

Some different and good ideas given !
Ill have to do some research on what you guys gave.
How can insulation be installed inside roadster doors ?

note:
In past, I've found that the firewall...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 02:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,338
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Sound deadening Q ?

Thanks.
There is a ‘bed liner’ spray that is super tough. Ive used it in trucck beds. Bullet proof strong.
Wondering if anyone has tried this. It is used as under coating to protect bottom...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 12:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,338
Posted By hardtimes
Sound deadening Q ?

Ive got a roadster that has a nasty hollow ring sound.
Have any of you successfully used material to “deaden” / eliminate this tinny sound. What material to use for best results.
BTW... no...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2020, 02:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,416
Posted By hardtimes
Re: What year F1 steering box for model A?

Hey Randy,
Your Dad and YOU have provided GREAT service and products to our hobby. And I am only one of many grateful guys... to both of you.
I miss seeing you at the boys home swap meet this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2020, 02:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,416
Posted By hardtimes
Re: What year F1 steering box for model A?

Is there anyone that rebuilds the ‘31 steering box ?

Id buy (another box) from Gross, but the price for f100 is now over $900. With transport/tax !
Paid about $250 from old man Mel Gross many yrs...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2020, 02:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,549
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Diamond B question.

A lot of the twisted off crank tails has to do with the crank radius being made too small.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,549
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Diamond B question.

I agree , but add that if I locate a 'good' B or A block, the oil provisions / improvements that Ford developed for the B is the decider , for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2020, 01:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,549
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Diamond B question.

Hey Jim B,
IMO and experience, guys should pay attention to what you stated here.
I had same experience with a hot freshly rebuilt B !
If I remember correctly, YOU gave me some advice on possible...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-06-2020, 01:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,549
Posted By hardtimes
Diamond B question.

I just acquired a 1937 diamond B block.
Haven’t looked at it ( disassembled) yet.
Have any of you owned and/or rebuilt such block ?
Wanting any info as to whether this B is same as ‘32 B or any...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-14-2020, 12:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By hardtimes
Re: T roadster Q.

Ok, the A frame is better ! Im familiar with A frame.
Regarding... More HP on a at frame....dont want get be guessing if will hold up. And no center cross member is good to know.

I had a hot...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-14-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By hardtimes
Re: T roadster Q.

This will help me with asking the right guestions...what frame is under this body.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-13-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By hardtimes
Re: T roadster Q.

Hey gz,
THANKS !
This is exactly the information I’m seeking , great help !
Another Q for your help, please....
Is the stock T Frame sufficient (safe) to handle increased HP ? Or, in you...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-13-2020, 12:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By hardtimes
Re: T roadster Q.

Hey ronn,
Duly noted, thanks !
Ive located one in storage.
No pictures yet, but your info will come into consideration if ‘26/‘27 !
Im hoping its not the smaller ‘25. However, suspect it is. The...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-10-2020, 12:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By hardtimes
Re: T roadster Q.

Thank you ! Your input helps to narrow my search.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-09-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By hardtimes
T roadster Q.

Q...for those who have a good knowledge od T roadsters;
Is there a noticeable passenger area size difference between the ‘24/‘25 T and the ‘26/‘27 T ?

Im searching for T roadster for a project....
Forum: Model-A 11-02-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By hardtimes
Winfield sr-cu bowl.

SOLD !


Note: SOLD
I can give pics if telephone or email given.
Wont allow me to post pics on ad.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2020, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Roto-Faze ignition Q....

Hey Pete,
You did radius of my lifters and matched with cam on my last cam setup... worked GREAT !
I’ve got the billet blank this time.
I will pm you regarding my attempt at Roto -Faze. Too...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Roto-Faze ignition Q....

Hey Pete,
Ha , ha funny but true !
An OLD saying: ‘speed costs $....how fast do you want to go’.
Truer now than when first said, IMO.
I’m not just fishin, l will follow your info !
Im...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2020, 01:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By hardtimes
Re: Roto-Faze ignition Q....

Hey Pete,
I was hoping you would post.
You are the only member who I can ever remember mentioning Roto-Faze.
The old Inventor/ owner died, I understand.
Im told a relative runs the business,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By hardtimes
Roto-Faze ignition Q....

Anyone use or have knowledge using this type ignition on A/B engine ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-27-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,001
Posted By hardtimes
Re: T5 Valley Machining Kit

Hey Gordy,
"keeping torque tube'....or not.
If conversion done right without keeping torque tube, if time comes when you have to 'PULL' things to fix/replace, removing U-joint makes lot easier than...
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