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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Today, 01:38 PM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Tim, Mark,
Yes trouble making maple syrup in SoCal! Mark will do fine in Maine. Folks like the Maple weekends or Sundays!
Warming slowly from the morning in tree stands at 30 degrees. First day of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:26 AM
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Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

51504bat,
The process is fairly simple. But like anything it can take practice and lots of patience.
Finding sugar maple trees is the key if they are close by. Sap quality and quantity are the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 354
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: Convert to 12v

Jim,
If your building a driver for you. It's a good update. The 6 volt systems will work fine if all things are in good order. I like the upgrade to 12 volt as you mentioned.
Welcome to the Ford...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) Yesterday, 09:43 AM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Will, tinker, folks,
Humm? Not sure what happened to your maple syrup flavor? You better try that again. Another good clean hobby to keep the old men busy!
Tinker, do you mean your ratio of sap to...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-25-2021, 10:13 AM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

KDL, folks,
Tractor pictures are always welcome too. We have enough we could start our own tractor ride!
I am just going to pick out some random pictures from a while back.
Here we are harvesting...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-24-2021, 08:25 PM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Ford Folks,
Not much happening here as I helped Cheryl with making pie crust for her homemade pumpkin and apple pies this evening. Smells just wonderful. Family will be here all day tomorrow for...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 660
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1936 Ford Pickup daily driver project

Michael,
Your 36 pickup sure looks way nice and will inspire a lot of folks to get busy on their projects too! Thanks for the pictures and specs on your outstanding truck! Great that your daughter...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2021, 07:00 PM
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Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

David, Folks,
Thank you sir.

I went into the big town of Albion today with the 32, to visit John K. and his 42 Ford Coupe Project. John and I solved most of the world problems. He has a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2021, 10:40 AM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Corvett8n
Thank you.

Here is a prototype of what the side boards might look like. These are crooked as a dogs hind leg, so not sure they will work? Some wooden posts would be attached and set in...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-23-2021, 06:30 AM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

David, folks,
Thanks on both issues. Yes am considering carrying the spare in the bed. It seems to be in the way most of the time.
The mirror, well it would be a nice addition to the truck.
By...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-22-2021, 07:44 PM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Al, Folks,
Thanks! And that is how we usually celebrate also. This year trying something different. The kids, grand kids, great grandkids and some family, friends and neighbors! Only going to do...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-22-2021, 04:44 PM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Folks,
Called my engine shop, to see if he can get the #1 block pressure tested soon. He asked about the crank journal dimensions on a "B". Off the top of my head I told home the mains are 2.000 and...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-21-2021, 06:01 PM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

KDL,
Yes a nice addition to the vintage well drilling truck. Great minds think alike. I turned the vice 180, moved it to the left side of the tailgate, found some old bolts, and it is in place....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-21-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 421
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: replacing fuel pump diaphragm on a model B 1933

Frank,
Good job being patient with getting the stuck fuel pump off the block. I try very hard not to break things!
If it is like my 32 fuel pump??, I got a kit from Snyder's. Maybe the same kit as...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-21-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,177
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: The Early Ford V8 Club of America - Application Form.

Folks,
Not a subscriber or member yet. But my friend John K. has given me several of these books and I have looked at just about every page. The ragged ol' truck with the 4 banger is in the right...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-21-2021, 09:18 AM
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Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Folks,
So I have been looking at pipe vices. The one that friend paul B. Gave me is slightly smaller. But I like it. So my plan is to mount it on the left side of the tail gate. If I find one that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-20-2021, 10:42 AM
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Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Ai,
David,
Folks,
Thanks on the shop, its coming along.

Hope everyone's Thanksgiving is Festive with family and friends too!

Yes, the jack will be a conversation piece for sure! Rather...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2021, 09:11 PM
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Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Several other items:

For some reason these seem to be blurry?? I need to take lessons from Mart!
https://youtu.be/UXCLk0Gdup0

https://youtu.be/jggEdswxyFg


The truck jack:...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2021, 08:45 PM
Replies: 903
Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Folks,
Try to get some pictures in here to give you some updates.
Turn signal switch in position and functional. Just need to remember to turn it off after turning!:) Was pleased I could use this...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-19-2021, 05:54 PM
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Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Pat, ford folks,
I did get the AH-OOG-HA horn operational. The dropping resistor from snyder's, ny-rex di the job. Good instructions too!
Had the dump truck out in the snow. Will try to get a clip...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-17-2021, 09:14 PM
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Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Mark,
i would haul myself into town
if my ragged ol truck
didnt use a pint of oil going down.
And on the way back
just about the same kinda jack!
need to call to see what can be done
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-17-2021, 07:22 AM
Replies: 903
Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Kevin, David, Mark,
I ordered a resistor but not sure it is .5 ohms? I will try to check that out, or maybe I will check with Mac or Snyders on that also. Good idea.
The 51 is pretty sweet. ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-16-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 903
Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Cas3, outlaw,
Thanks on the air control system valve. I did get some short videos that I plan to try to post soon on the turn signals and some gear jamming!
So what year is the Merc?? I would drive...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-16-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 903
Views: 61,815
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: 1932 The Deuce, Dually, Dump Truck

Folks,
Had a chance to look in Newc's thread on his pickup truck. He is doing a great job bringing that truck back to original stock condition including a spare babbited engine. I am impressed!
...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-16-2021, 07:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,739
Posted By sugarmaker
Re: Burned '32 PU came to new home today

Newc,
Your doing a awesome job bringing the fire damaged deuce pickup back to life. When I saw the serial number written on the frame, I was wondering if it was correct? Mine is a similar AAB...
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