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by Sandow
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: Mercury
Replies: 8
Views: 2599

Re: Mercury

Cool body, where were they manufactured...
by Sandow
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS original 1911 model T Touring
Replies: 18
Views: 4677

Re: FS original 1911 model T Touring

Neat car...Thanks for sharing
by Sandow
Fri May 21, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Mason I grew up in a beautiful, large, old home in a terrific upper-middle class neighborhood. My dad was a regular, honest, middle-class guy, working 6 days a week and he and mom ended up in their dream home...the home I grew up in. In retrospect, I'll bet it was a huge deal to buy it and a bigger...
by Sandow
Thu May 20, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Just a suggestion, as I know you have been looking for quite some time, and a good selection of cars has come and gone - maybe you need to be a bit more specific so people know what you are really looking for? What’s not working with the other cars that have been offered etc? I’m on the same sort o...
by Sandow
Thu May 20, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

TWrenn wrote:
Fri May 14, 2021 11:41 am
Maybe you didn't see it, or did and passed on it, but I sent you a link to a real nice '16 a while back. It finally sold. Was a good price for a brass. Not much brass, but a good starter car.
Not sure which one that was, but I appreciate the help...
by Sandow
Tue May 04, 2021 4:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS... 1925 Coupe that's been in my family for 73 years
Replies: 17
Views: 3812

Re: FS... 1925 Coupe that's been in my family for 73 years

Sandow wrote:
Tue May 04, 2021 4:17 am
Out of curiosity, what the car to the right and left of it? Thanks you
What are the cars...typo, thanks
by Sandow
Tue May 04, 2021 4:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS... 1925 Coupe that's been in my family for 73 years
Replies: 17
Views: 3812

Re: FS... 1925 Coupe that's been in my family for 73 years

Out of curiosity, what the car to the right and left of it? Thanks you
by Sandow
Tue May 04, 2021 4:15 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1909 Tourabout - Photos Added
Replies: 20
Views: 4872

Re: 1909 Tourabout - Photos Added

Cool car...Thanks for sharing and posting
by Sandow
Sat Apr 24, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Re: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos

Mason, I'm interested in what you've heard about the HCCA magazine, "good and bad". I'm a very active life member of the HCCA, and I'm on the committee that helps the editor get out the Gazette every two months. I'd appreciate it if you'd send me a private message telling what you've heard, good an...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS 1925 Tudor Sedan
Replies: 9
Views: 2480

Re: FS 1925 Tudor Sedan

Cool looking car...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Re: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos

You might want to subscribe to the Horseless Carriage Club of America. Their magazine is awesome, and they post information on every upcoming tour, event, or swap meet that people let them know about. Since their primary focus is brass-era cars before 1916, they would be a very valuable resource. C...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Re: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos

You might want to subscribe to the Horseless Carriage Club of America. Their magazine is awesome, and they post information on every upcoming tour, event, or swap meet that people let them know about. Since their primary focus is brass-era cars before 1916, they would be a very valuable resource. C...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Re: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos

Luray Va is coming up in May. Not sure about this year, but most years the Brass in Bucks Co is held on Sunday after Luray. That is 2 pre war swap meets in the same weekend. Brass in Bucks is in Pa about 120 miles from Luray. If fact a lot of people going to Bucks stop at Luray on they way. Dan Her...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Re: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos

The best and most complete list I've ever seen is a website called "BIG AL'S LIST" when you get to the swap meet page just follow the instructions to locate a meet near you. He lists the entire USA for all makes, models, and years. It also gives the details of the meet on who to contact and what th...
by Sandow
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Since this is to be your first car, not knowing where you live, whether urban or rural, I would suggest a 26-27 open car. They have all steel bodies. only wood is floorboards and tack strips, so if the metal is in good condition, you have very little maintenance for the body. The drive train is alm...
by Sandow
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Trying to get a complete list of swap meets and shows for Brass era autos

Hello, i am trying to get a complete list of prewar (mainly brass era) swap meets, car shows, and tours that are held (mainly in the US, but abroad welcome) because it can be hard to track them down as many are not well advertised and info is limited. I'd like to just see whats out there and how dif...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1907 Model N #4120
Replies: 12
Views: 7526

Re: 1907 Model N #4120

Have you sold it yet?
by Sandow
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1911 Touring
Replies: 9
Views: 7433

Re: 1911 Touring

Hm, cool car
by Sandow
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB Model T Touring
Replies: 15
Views: 2888

Re: WTB Model T Touring

If you find any brass era touring let me know, thanks
by Sandow
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

It would take a lot of sea time to become a captain, usually out of an academy you would start out as an AB and then promote into the wheelhouse or start out right away as a Third Mate. What types of boats are you trying to work on? Sorry for the late response Mason, probably Cruise Ships or tugboa...
by Sandow
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Did anyone know of any for sale... There might be a few here for sale. My car was posted here and the same day I saw the post I went to see Lizzie and gave her a good home. Hemmings, Autotrader classics, and even Facebook marketplace have some good listings for Model Ts usually, but there are some ...
by Sandow
Wed Mar 31, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

varmint wrote:
Wed Mar 31, 2021 11:07 pm
Sent you a long text file.

We did not do any in the Orlando nor Miami areas.
Oh man, cool...hadn’t heard of many of those places if any, so will be interesting checking those places out of there still around. Thank you
by Sandow
Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

varmint wrote:
Wed Mar 31, 2021 2:15 pm
Mason,
I just saw your request for a list. It's been 4-8 years ago but I think I can still come up with what we did.
That would be very helpful if you could do that, thank you...
by Sandow
Wed Mar 31, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

I’m currently in college and studying to be a licensed 3rd mate on an oceangoing ship. :) Very cool, was thinking about going to school and getting my license to do something similar...be a captain, ext. It would take a lot of sea time to become a captain, usually out of an academy you would start ...
by Sandow
Wed Mar 31, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Thank you for that and for sharing your story. Will appreciate that sentiment in mind and keep moving forward to fulfill my dream. What are you thinking about going to college for or what are you going there to study? I’m currently in college and studying to be a licensed 3rd mate on an oceangoing ...
by Sandow
Wed Mar 31, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Thank you for that and for sharing your story. Will appreciate that sentiment in mind and keep moving forward to fulfill my dream. What are you thinking about going to college for or what are you going there to study? I’m currently in college and studying to be a licensed 3rd mate on an oceangoing ...
by Sandow
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

For some inspiration Mason, I bought my first car a few months ago when I was 23, a 1922 Touring Ca! :D She'll be 100 next September, going to take her to my local Ford dealer for an oil change for laughs. It's certainly possible to own a fine Ford motor car at a young age, Model Ts are easily the ...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

If I decide to sell the tourabout , I would be asking around $20,000. It is a completely new "1910" Model T built up from new and used parts, including a Ray Wells body, Ross Lilliker professionally rebuilt 1916 engine and Classtique button-tufted interior. The car gives you the brass era look with...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-want it to be brass car or letter car

Welcome to the brother and sisterhood Mason! 17 and looking for my first car and I’d like it to be a brass era Auto, ext. I wanted a brass Ford Model T, but since there a bit tight I’d also be interested in other early cars as well. Just looking for a nice affordable car that I can take care of and...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-want it to be brass car or letter car

You'll pay a lot more for an earlier T than you will for a later brass car (14-16). And when you get into Models A through S you're talking real money. These may help you decide what you're looking for: http://dauntlessgeezer.com/DG98.html http://dauntlessgeezer.com/DG99.html This page is about sel...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-want it to be brass car or letter car

Mason Study the classified on this web site. Look at Hemmings. Join a Model T club in Florida - there you will get your best advice. GETTING IN CONTACT WITH ALL THE LOCAL ONES/groups AND GETTING ON THERE MAILING LISTS RIGHT NOW, JUST MET WITH THE GUYS UP IN THE VILLAGES THE OTHER DAY AND LOOKED AT ...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-want it to be brass car or letter car

When I was 17, an early car like that might have been been attainable on a lawn mowing and paper route budget. Not sure about that today. What is your budget ? Looking for the right car and even though i might not have a ton of financial compensation for the automobile, i think that hard work and t...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-want it to be brass car or letter car

When I was 17, an early car like that might have been been attainable on a lawn mowing and paper route budget. Not sure about that today. What is your budget ? Looking for the right car and even though i might not have a ton of financial compensation for the automobile, i think that hard work and t...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

1912touring wrote:
Mon Mar 29, 2021 10:30 am
This one may be coming available soon.
What will you be asking? Thank you
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Just be careful. [/size] Yes. Sellers who misrepresent a car are not all crooked. Sometimes they sincerely believe baloney they've been told. Either way you get screwed. That's why it's best to have an experienced Model T person with you when you go shopping. YEA, LUCKY ENOUGH TO HAVE ANY EXPERIENC...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Just be careful. [/size] Yes. Sellers who misrepresent a car are not all crooked. Sometimes they sincerely believe baloney they've been told. Either way you get screwed. That's why it's best to have an experienced Model T person with you when you go shopping. YEA, LUCKY ENOUGH TO HAVE ANY EXPERIENC...
by Sandow
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Re: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

Some years ago my wife and i went to Florida on a week long vacation looking at car museums and classic car lots . There are plenty in your state. Also, we bought two cars from ebax, and two off of cra-list. Just be careful. Can you message me what classic car museums and car lots you went to if po...
by Sandow
Sun Mar 28, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale a newly restored 1909 Model T - SOLD
Replies: 21
Views: 8574

Re: For Sale a newly restored 1909 Model T

Has the vehicle sold?
by Sandow
Sun Mar 28, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)
Replies: 48
Views: 3461

Looking for first car-brass or letter car (anyone selling any)

17 and looking for my first car and I’d like it to be a brass era Auto, ext. I wanted a brass Ford Model T, but since there a bit tight I’d also be interested in other early cars as well. Just looking for a nice affordable car that I can take care of and enjoy. Any leads or Info is much appreciated....
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale: 1910 Touring
Replies: 11
Views: 8028

Re: For Sale: 1910 Touring

RajoRacer wrote:
Wed Jan 27, 2021 7:58 pm
We got 35K.
Okay, thanks
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale: 1910 Touring
Replies: 11
Views: 8028

Re: For Sale: 1910 Touring

RajoRacer wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:54 pm
SOLD - The '10 found a new proud owner and is headed to it's new home in Sweden. Thanks MTFCA !
What did you end up selling it for?
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1913 Touring
Replies: 2
Views: 3417

Re: 1913 Touring

This 1913 Model T touring car is an older restoration, and has always been garaged. An engine with electric start is in the car; the original engine is included, as well as a Stewart speedometer and a motometer. It ran well when parked. More pictures on request. $28000. Also, a small drum ruckstell...
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS nice original 1916 Touring
Replies: 26
Views: 13526

Re: Headed To Florida

FreighTer Jim wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 10:07 am
Headed to Florida .... 😉

Thank You KD .... 🙏


FJ


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Where in FL?
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale a newly restored 1909 Model T - SOLD
Replies: 21
Views: 8574

Re: For Sale a newly restored 1909 Model T

My newly restored 1909 Model T is up for sale. It does appear that I need to downsize a little, so I have reluctantly decided to find a new and loving home for my 09. It has less than six miles on the engine, following a comprehensive rebuild which included all new babbitt, new piston, valves and a...
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for a nice brass T or letter car (n,r,s,ext)...Any for sale out there?
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Re: Looking for a nice brass T or letter car (n,r,s,ext)...Any for sale out there?

Mason, You didn't mention your experience level with early Fords or other cars. And you didn't mention your mechanical experience & interest. Both of those may impact the advice you will receive. If you have little practical experience in both of those, then visiting some local clubs, talking with ...
by Sandow
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for a nice brass T or letter car (n,r,s,ext)...Any for sale out there?
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Re: Looking for a nice brass T or letter car (n,r,s,ext)...Any for sale out there?

DHort wrote:
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:15 pm
I suggest joining the Early Ford Registry.
I’m on there forum, I just haven’t joined it yet...was waiting until I had a car, but considering joining prior. Thank you for the advice
by Sandow
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for a nice brass T or letter car (n,r,s,ext)...Any for sale out there?
Replies: 9
Views: 862

Looking for a nice brass T or letter car (n,r,s,ext)...Any for sale out there?

I love antiques and history, so I also have a great attraction towards antique vehicles... I’ve been wanting to get into one, so I’ve been looking for one (or several, LOL) and trying to make connections with others with the interest. I don’t have a huge budget, but I’d like to see all that’s out th...
by Sandow
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Town Car
Replies: 29
Views: 8140

Re: 1915 Town Car

Sandow wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:23 pm
Cool looking car...
Thanks for sharing
by Sandow
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Town Car
Replies: 29
Views: 8140

Re: 1915 Town Car

Cool looking car...
by Sandow
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What name have you given your T
Replies: 61
Views: 2933

Re: What name have you given your T

talbotman wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:47 pm
My 23 year-old grandson calls our 1909 touring, "Methuselah".
That’s a cool name
by Sandow
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What name have you given your T
Replies: 61
Views: 2933

Re: What name have you given your T

When I bought my 1910 in 1946 I called it "the Nine" for I thought it was a 1909 T. Even when I shortly found out it was a 1910, I still called it "The Nine". After a few years, i called it "The Ten", when , a few years back, it became my only Model T, I called it "the Ten" or "My Old Friend". When...
by Sandow
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale a newly restored 1909 Model T - SOLD
Replies: 21
Views: 8574

Re: For Sale a newly restored 1909 Model T

Nice looking Model T...did it sell?
by Sandow
Sun Jan 24, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Anyone in FL on the east coast with Ts...Trying to meet more people
Replies: 5
Views: 664

Anyone in FL on the east coast with Ts...Trying to meet more people

On the east coast of FL and trying to meet more people in the hobby to get a better support system and make some new friends...
by Sandow
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:35 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

jiminbartow wrote:
Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:19 pm
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Thank you for the photos, that will hopefully make it easier to find it...LOL
by Sandow
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

bud delong wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 2021 11:50 am
I think the best Model T book of all time is Tin Lizzie by Stern. If you do not have the love for a model T it soon will not be worth the trouble! Bud. :D
Thank you for sharing the book title...
by Sandow
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:33 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

Mason, I am glad to have you with us and appreciate your enthusiasm. It sounds like you have a great deal of insight into what you are looking for and why you want it. I once received some great advice from one of the "old timers " of the hobby. He said "only buy cars that speak to you and only buy...
by Sandow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

You are exactly like me in 1970. Since I was 9 years old in 1963, when I first became interested in Model T’s, when I came across two articles in my new July, 1963 edition of Popular Science magazine (I can post the articles if you are interested). The first article gave a brief history of the Mode...
by Sandow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

Welcome to the world of Model T's. I have a friend (class of 1967) who started working on T's when he was 15 and he's still active in the hobby 55+ years later. He has restored some museum quality cars over the years and has never lost the spark. May you have a long and successful association with ...
by Sandow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

Welcome to the world of Model T's. I have a friend (class of 1967) who started working on T's when he was 15 and he's still active in the hobby 55+ years later. He has restored some museum quality cars over the years and has never lost the spark. May you have a long and successful association with ...
by Sandow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

Welcome Mason ! What sparked your interest in a Model T ?? You can probably buy 2-3 black era cars for the price of a brass car...N,R,S, big money !! You have some good advice here and people won't steer you wrong. Enjoy !! :D Thank you and a lot of things sparked my interest and I may go into more...
by Sandow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

Hello Mason! It’s great you want to learn about Model T’s and welcome to the hobby! There are lots of publications and how to drive and work on them available. As others have said get the manuals and READ, READ and Read the books about ModelT’s. You will get to know about them and gain confidence w...
by Sandow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

Re: 16 and looking for a Model T as a first car

I see by your profile that you've been with us for a couple of years, so this is not a new passion for you. Presumably you already know a little about Model T's, but you may not be fully aware of the market. As Dave says, when you get into the alphabet Fords (Models A through S) you're talking seri...
by Sandow
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1916 touring project car
Replies: 1
Views: 2879

Re: 1916 touring project car

Any pictures
by Sandow
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Vintage Clothing
Topic: WTB Vintage FORD shop coat
Replies: 1
Views: 3495

Re: WTB Vintage FORD shop coat

Did you ever find one? Thank you
by Sandow
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?
Replies: 23
Views: 1556

16 and looking for a Model T...What for sale out there?

Looking for a brass era Model T Ford (16 and prior) or early Ford (N, R, S, ext) for my first vehicle. Located in FL, but willing to travel for the right vehicle... Don’t have a huge budget, but young and very motivated to get into it... Thank you for any leads and good luck with all your projects, ...
by Sandow
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wanted N, R, S or SR
Replies: 15
Views: 3850

Re: Wanted N, R, S or SR

Also looking for an early Ford as my first vehicle (16 years old), I can be contacted at ibuyplates@yahoo.com...I collect old license plates, as for the e-mail.
Thank you very much