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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-15-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,316
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 720
Posted By SHEC
Re: carpet padding for deluxe coupe

Yes our 1930 Deluxe Coupe is noted as CPEDLX on the registration ( Pink slip CA.) from the sale date of October 11, 1930. My Dad bought it in 1958 from the original owner.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 10,506
Posted By SHEC
Re: Smart Signals -- Great product!

Thank you for the information and the input regarding the actual product, quality and value wise. Can you put a price on safety? I know many of us are self taught and frugal so the initial cost can...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-17-2021, 04:13 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 31,849
Posted By SHEC
Question Re: Moving the 30/31 Victoria on Amer. Pickers

Checking to see if anyone has current information on the 31 Vicky that was moved to get to a sad old 32 roadster body on the American Pickers program? It has been sometime but I believe some on this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2020, 07:00 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 31,849
Posted By SHEC
Cool Re: Moving the 30/31 Victoria on Amer. Pickers

;)Today I saw the repeat of the American Pickers show and the now famous disregarded Vicky....
You know what, they still moved it aside in the repeat version also LOL.

I hope all are well -
...
Forum: Early V8 10-22-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By SHEC
Cool Re: 16 inch rim and tire - Free

Thanks for the response... Gone - the wheel has been taken home for more miles ahead. Be well, thanks for checking in.
Forum: Early V8 10-21-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By SHEC
Cool 16 inch rim and tire - Free

Wheel gone - on the FORD road again . Thanks for the interest!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-12-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,355
Posted By SHEC
Re: Victoria Steelback -- Seats--

Thanks Bill - The Coupe "Annie" as we call her, has SFA 11538. Sold new October 11,1930 from H.M. Lawrence Ford in Oakland. The building is still there downtown but now used as a school and public...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,355
Posted By SHEC
Re: Victoria Steelback -- Seats--

Greetings -

Beautiful Victoria, thanks for sharing. What is the SFA body number if I may ask, as our '30 Deluxe Coupe was also built in San Francisco. Assembly date was 8/6/30 and sold new in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 31,849
Posted By SHEC
Wink Re: Moving the 30/31 Victoria on Amer. Pickers

Howdy -

As an update on the Victoria........... what would be the current value on a car like that in long term "stored" condition? Your thoughts?

Thanks - :confused:

Be well -
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-03-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,971
Posted By SHEC
Cool Re: Just a nice old pic....

Yes indeed a very nice shot of a proud Daddy and child - the pup helps out also. Sweet little Vicky got them there!


I agree on the whitewall situation. If you truly look at the era photos -...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-03-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 131,909
Posted By SHEC
Wink Re: Manners... A new rule...

Thank you sir for putting up with us and for providing good oversight. I believe we should go back and restore the standards of civility that the cars we are working with represented "back in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 31,849
Posted By SHEC
Re: Moving the 30/31 Victoria on Amer. Pickers

Hey Folks - Happy New Year and safe Model "A" ing to boot!

Be well -

SHEC

C. Shelby
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-23-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 31,849
Posted By SHEC
Cool Re: Moving the 30/31 Victoria on Amer. Pickers

:cool:

Thanks for the updates ladies and gents. It seems this program generates quite a bit of response with regard to the lack of gearhead knowledge by Frank and Mike.

Maybe someone will be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 31,849
Posted By SHEC
Cool Re: Moving the 30/31 Victoria on Amer. Pickers

Is this program on the air currently? It seems like they are in "re-run" mode now..........

Thanks -

SHEC :cool:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-05-2016, 08:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,805
Posted By SHEC
Thumbs up Re: He is back again, 1931 Victoria

:) Thanks for sharing the car and the gent presenting it. Interesting all around -

Maybe Santa will drop down the chimney with the VICKY in his sack -

Be well

Merry Christmas and Happy...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2016, 10:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,833
Posted By SHEC
Re: Preservation of Original Bakelite Steering Wheel.

Greetings -

I was told the 30-31 steering wheels are hard rubber with a unique Ford blend for endurance. We have the original on our '30 Coupe and with use the oil from your hands coats the rascal...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-14-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,554
Posted By SHEC
Thumbs up Re: Who still uses a 'stick shift' in their modern vehicle ?

Still "rowing thru the gears" with my '70 VW Beetle and the "A".

Love them both as its fun to out accelerate some of the slush boxes since the drivers are just sitting there and not focused on the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,724
Posted By SHEC
Re: Major find...very spendy...

Help us out Mate on this one...............

"On ya'?

Love it. Very cool!

Back at ya'.

Be well -
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-22-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,364
Posted By SHEC
Re: Production boo boo's

Thanks Steve -

Good to hear from you again. On your Plant study for SFA, you have the car on page 12 with the side note of #3 as a credit for the information I sent you.

At that time I sent...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-19-2016, 08:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,364
Posted By SHEC
Thumbs up Re: Production boo boo's

Yes the full wire harness, insulators and blocking were there from the factory. I am in Steve's study on VIN's and noted on the SFA portion as to the cars particulars.

Mistake now that we look...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-19-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,364
Posted By SHEC
Re: Production boo boo's

A Deluxe Coupe would include (partial list): Mohair upholstery with more pleats, Pinstripe on gas tank, Butler satin finish upgraded interior door handles + window crank, rear window shade, and an...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-19-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,364
Posted By SHEC
Re: Production boo boo's

Our '30 Deluxe Coupe was built without standard (for a Deluxe Coupe), cowl lites. How many cars moved forward without something of this significance being caught before the end of the line?

Built...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-19-2016, 11:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,185
Posted By SHEC
Re: Lurker ? What is the meaning ?

Better than being a "creeper", as there are so many areas this one can cover...................:mad::(

It can include the slick little device we use to get in under our cars for oil changes etc. A...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-17-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,167
Posted By SHEC
Re: California license plates

Vern -

GREAT SHOT AND CONGRATS ON THE "NEW" PLATES.
They look terrific -

Enjoy -

Be well - Chris

SHEC :cool:
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