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by Richard G
Sun Dec 01, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: PICTURES
Replies: 0
Views: 247

PICTURES

THIS WAS A WORKING COIL BOX, ON MY 21--I FOUND ONE WITH KEY ASSY ANY ONE HAVE A USE ? $ 20.00 PLUS ACTUAL SHIPPING
by Richard G
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: HURRY
Replies: 0
Views: 250

HURRY

ON FACEBOOK MARKET PLACE THERE IS A 1909 MASTER VIBRATOR IN REAL NICE CONDITION IN MANCHESTER NH. $500 LISTED IN ANTIQUE AND COLLECTABLES. HOPE A FORD MAN GETS IT
by Richard G
Wed Nov 20, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Driving on "Battery"
Replies: 14
Views: 962

Re: Driving on "Battery"

IF I HAD THIS PROBLEM I WOULD INVEST IN A DISTRIBUTOR, BOSCH MADE A GOOD ONE, AND YOU CAN RE SELL IT WHEN ITS NOT NEEDED. ALSO THERE'S A SHIM YOU CAN PUT IN THE REAR MAIN TO TAKE UP THE MOVEMENT ,
by Richard G
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 493

Re: model t parts for sale

I WANT TO THANK YOU ALL FOR TAKING COUSTODY OF SOME OF MY KIDS, I WILL SLEEP BETTER KNOWING THEY HAVE A GOOD HOME.
by Richard G
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 493

Re: model t parts for sale

26---27 pedal --spacers---pending-- and lamp plug and socket's pending---thank you mark, the tail light on my fliver has a small clear to the plate and large red to the rear, interesting,
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 493

Re: model t parts for sale

light fixture and berners pending headed to calf..
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 493

Re: model t parts for sale

pedal spacers pending
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 280

Re: ford t parts for sale

WHEEL BERG'S AND HORN BUTTONS PENDING
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 280

ford t parts for sale

stop light switch not a t--but they work good little work adapting ,but that's the fun part--$10.00+ship---two inner's--one outer i could have cleaned them ,didn't want to get my hands greasy--$20.00 +ship--two horn buttons--not t but will do till you fine one.$5.00 + ship------------ COIL BOX FROM ...
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 493

model t parts for sale

26 & 27 floor pedal spacers---$3.00+ship surface rust wood blocks on rear----------1odd light fixture--two good wick burners 0ne parts , odd dash light brass lid--$8.00 lot+ship---- 20s fender bracket, still rugged, not a beaut but will work $5.00+ship--cowl lamp lenz, never see a clear one--good co...
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1050

Re: model t ford parts for sale

ROUND FELLOW WHEEL ----PENDING--- //////////////////---------------------GEORGE,FEDX-WILL DELIVER THE ROUND FELLOW WHEEL TO YOU FOR $39.00 plus the $50.00n= $89.00wow ,sorry its so much, i tried to mail just a tire to Scott Conger out west, and they wanted $59.00,[just a tire] for his collection, t...
by Richard G
Wed Nov 13, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1050

Re: model t ford parts for sale

SQUARE FELLOW----PENDING--
by Richard G
Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1050

Re: model t ford parts for sale

ROUND FELLOW WHEEL ----PENDING---
by Richard G
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1050

Re: model t ford parts for sale

HORN # 1 GOING TO KEENE N.H.
by Richard G
Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: big freeze
Replies: 30
Views: 1285

Re: big freeze

I FOUND IN DRAINING MY T'S RADIATOR THERE IS A HUNK OF SOMETHING SOFT THAT SLOWS OR PLUGS THE SPIGOT ' I NEED TO STAND THERE WITH A WIRE TO PUSH IN THERE TO KEEP IT DRAINING, THEN I DUMP IN ABOUT ONE QT OF ANTIFREEZE , LET IT START THROUGH TILL THE GREEN SHOWS, THEN I CAN SLEEP AT NIGHT. BY THE WAY,...
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: short raditor thermostat
Replies: 2
Views: 260

Re: short raditor thermostat

SHORT RADIATOR THERMOSTAT--HEADED OUT--SOLD
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: BUILDING A T IN TEN
Replies: 0
Views: 232

BUILDING A T IN TEN

THAT WAS A HOOT, SOME OF THOSE GUYS LOOK LIKE THEY WERE WITH FORD ON THE ORIGINAL ASSEMBLY LINE.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: 30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.

TIRE HEADED TO SCOTT CONGER. THANK YOU.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: short raditor thermostat
Replies: 2
Views: 260

Re: short raditor thermostat

SORRY FOR THE MISUNDERSTANDING OR MISINFORMING OR WRONG DISCRIPTION OR ---ITS NOT THERMOSTAT CONTROL,IT HAND OPERATED WITH A THUMB NUT, AND ITS FOR A SHORT FORD RADIATOR ITS A WINTER FRONT TO BE USED IN THE WINTER, PLEASE SEE PICTURE..
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1050

model t ford parts for sale

a-- 6 volt cut out--$10,00---first horn-$15,oo--second horn $15,00--first wheel, square fellow--in v good shape----races v good to---second wheel the same only this one has a round fellow w- p on the clip, spokes in both are tight with no rot. $50,00--ea,exact cost shipping.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: short raditor thermostat
Replies: 2
Views: 260

short raditor thermostat

not in very good condition, but , perhaps someone will bring it back ,10.00 plus ship cost.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.
Replies: 4
Views: 287

30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.

this tire was on a rim i needed, its a lot smaller than the normal 30x3 1/2--its stiff but would make a good spare, can any one use it? how do --u--ship a tire, don't want to toss it or should i, let me know.
by Richard G
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: t--tie tools--t-valve tool--t--primeing spark plug ;
Replies: 0
Views: 285

t--tie tools--t-valve tool--t--primeing spark plug ;

IMG_0434.JPG IMG_0433.JPG IMG_0441.JPG [image][/image] valve lapping tool, very well built,[ no maker] disc at base will flip to do both type valves on the t engine. $35.00 champion priming plug SOLD. tire tools, Iv'e used them and they work good. just enough ridge to grab rim to pull bead over. an...
by Richard G
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Greasing inside wheel bearings?
Replies: 29
Views: 1589

Re: Greasing inside wheel bearings?

INTERESTING, I LEARNED PACKING WHEEL BEARINGS SEVENTY YEARS AGO BY WATCHING MY GRANDFATHER,THE PATH THE GREASE HAD TO FLO WOULD COMPLETELY FILL IN AND AROUND THE BEARING' LEAVING NO VOID WITHIN THE CAVITY. LATER YEARS I SEE WHERE BEARING BUDDY MADE A RIG THAT DID THE VERY SAME THING, TO PACK BOAT TR...
by Richard G
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Greasing inside wheel bearings?
Replies: 29
Views: 1589

Re: Greasing inside wheel bearings?

INTERESTING, I LEARNED PACKING WHEEL BEARINGS SEVENTY YEARS AGO BY WATCHING MY GRANDFATHER,THE PATH THE GREASE HAD TO FLO WOULD COMPLETELY FILL IN AND AROUND THE BEARING' LEAVING NO VOID WITHIN THE CAVITY. LATER YEARS I SEE WHERE BEARING BUDDY MADE A RIG THAT DID THE VERY SAME THING, TO PACK BOAT TR...
by Richard G
Wed Oct 16, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Langs catalog
Replies: 7
Views: 922

Langs catalog

I JUST TRIED TO PULL UP LANGS MODEL T CATALOG --I GOT SHIFTED TO EVERY OTHER LANGS UNDER THE SUN, BUT NO LANGS .I HAVE USED THIS BEFORE, NEED FLOAT FOR MY --T-- HAVE THEY NO LONGER LIST THERE CATALOG. THIS
by Richard G
Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Greasing inside wheel bearings?
Replies: 29
Views: 1589

Re: Greasing inside wheel bearings?

THIS IS WHAT I DO, TAKE BOTH BEARINGS OUT, CLEAN THEM AND THE INSIDE WHERE THEY GO, I PUT THE NEW SEAL ON THE HUB WHERE ITS MADE TO RUN AFTER I PLACE SOME GREASE ON THE LIP WITH MY FINGER, PUT THE BEARINGS IN THE WHEEL PUT IT BACK ON WITH WASHER AND NUT FINGER TIGHT TAKE A OLD HUB CAP THREAD A GREAS...
by Richard G
Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE
Replies: 25
Views: 1926

Re: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE

I SEE A SIGN AT A SHOW IN VA, IT READ I LOVE MY CAR AS I DO MY WIFE--TOUCH ETHER ONE AND YOU WILL NEVER BE HEARD FROM AGAIN; ANOTHER NEAT SIGN, NO TOOLS TO LEND, ID RATHER LOAN YOU MY WIFE,I KNOW YOU WILL BRING HER BACK..
by Richard G
Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE
Replies: 25
Views: 1926

Re: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE

KILL----WAS MY FEELING--- I HAD A 34 PLYMOUTH PE, THE HEAD LIGHTS ARE NOT YOUR AVRIGE LENZ HE WAS TAKING PICTURES SOME HOW THE CAMERA GOT AWAY FROM HIM HIT THE HEAD LITE AND BROKE THE LENZ ,HE GAVE ME HIS ADDRESS SO I COULD SEND HIM THE BILL, WHEN I FOUND A LENZ IT WAS 110 DOLLARS, AND A MONTH. HIS ...
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 1591

Re: Is a water pump necessary?

ON THIS RADIATOR HEATING SUBJECT, HAVING BEEN IN THE RESTORATION OF MANY OF CARS,THE WORST THING ONE CAN DO TO A RADIATOR IS USE THE WRONG PAINT,YOU'D BE BETTER OFF TO NOT PAINT IT A ALL. SPECIAL PAINT IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS JOB.
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 1591

Re: Is a water pump necessary?

I DO AGREE WITH BOTH YOU, BUT ALL SO NOTHING CAN TAKE THE PLACE OF A BREEZE THROUGH THE RADIATOR AT SPEED.
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: WINTR IS COMMING
Replies: 12
Views: 693

Re: WINTR IS COMMING

WHERE IS YOUR T PICTURE, AND WHERE DID YOU FIND ROOM FOR THE AC...IN IT.
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: WINTR IS COMMING
Replies: 12
Views: 693

WINTR IS COMMING

YES ITS TIME TO DRAIN THINGS,GARDEN HOSE, SHUT OFF THE OUT SIDE WATER SPOUT,OH YEA, CHECK THE DRAIN ON THE --T-- TWICE TO MAKE SHURE IT DIDN'T PLUG, RUN A WIRE UP IN AT LEAST TWICE TO MAKE SHURE. IF WATER WOULD JUST FREEZE AND LEAVE IT AT THAT,NO IT HAS TO SHOW ITS MIGHT BY EXPANDING TWICE ITS SIZE,...
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 1591

Re: Is a water pump necessary?

that question will bring as many different opinions as what type oil do i use,--here is my opinion on this subject, if the cooling system is in fairly good condition ---radiator not full of what don't belong in it ,build up of scale mouse nest, and the timing is correct, carb fuel mixture set a litt...
by Richard G
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Old family album photo, "Fronty Ford"
Replies: 2
Views: 529

Re: Old family album photo, "Fronty Ford"

HENRY FORD WOULD BE PROUD, I WOULD BE TOO, SOME ONE PUT A LOT OF LOVE AND SWEAT BUILDING THAT BEAUTY. THANK YOU FOR SHARING.
by Richard G
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Here I go again .... to OCF
Replies: 244
Views: 43888

Re: Here I go again .... to OCF

in reading of Steve's adventures brings to mind two guys backed a model a ford from New York to California , as I remember it was a roadster and it took place perhaps sixty years ago, any one remember that? talk about cramped necks.
by Richard G
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: MTFCA Highland Rim Tour- a new video has been posted
Replies: 8
Views: 657

Re: MTFCA Highland Rim Tour- a new video has been posted

A SUPER FILM BILL, THOSE OLE FORDS JUST KEEP ON ROLLIN, VERY ENJOYABLE INDEED. I HAVE A FRIEND HARVEY ROBINSON IN YOUR PART OF THE COUNTRY, KINDA LOST TRACK OF HIM WHEN HE MOVED DOWN THERE.
by Richard G
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Recommendation for solvent to clean dried grease out of Ft. Wheel Bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 428

Re: Recommendation for solvent to clean dried grease out of Ft. Wheel Bearings

I VOTE FOR KERO, IVE USED IT FOR MANY YEARS, LIKE ANY SOLVENT IT GETS DIRTY, BUT DON'T BE IN A HURRY TO TOSS IT, AFTER USE LET IT SET --THE CHUNKS WILL SETTLE TO THE BOTTOM IN A DAY OR TWO, THE BLACK COLOR IS OILS FROM THE GREASE--NO HARM TO PARTS, DRAIN IT THROUGH A RAG AND ITS READY TO USE NEXT JO...
by Richard G
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What’s this?
Replies: 5
Views: 598

Re: What’s this?

Mark, boy that brings back memory's , years ago when the flat head ruled the road I had a friend GEORGE PARKER, he was my age when I was 18, im 81, he helped me build a twin carb manifold for my 59-ab -- we used two strongburg 97's, this is where it becomes interesting, with valve grinding paste we ...
by Richard G
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Inner Tubes
Replies: 47
Views: 2493

Re: Inner Tubes

ALLAN, I THINK THIS IS SWELL, SPEAKING WITH SOMEONE 1/2 WAY ROUND THE WORLD-- IVE REPLACED THE TIRES ON MY MOTOR-CYCLE --,THEY ARE MUCH HEAVY'R THAN CAR TIRES, THIS MY BE WHY THE TUBE IS THINNER,--BUT IF The tube is MADE OF REAL RUBBER AND CAN DO OVER 100 MPH. WHY WONT THEY STAND UP?--sorry don't me...
by Richard G
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Inner Tubes
Replies: 47
Views: 2493

Re: Inner Tubes

ALLEN, you would think with all the need for a good tube those making them would produce a product that would hold up under today's demands, every thing to make this product is in place--is it the material that's holding them back ? what would a good rubber tube cost to day, I bet there are many tha...
by Richard G
Sun Aug 25, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Inner Tubes
Replies: 47
Views: 2493

Re: Inner Tubes

HEY Fellas, IVE been seeing bikes zooming by the shop with huge tires on them, the tires look big enough to be close to 30/3's in size, would this be a supply of inner tubes? no kidding, I''m going to try and stop one of them to check the size tire there useing, TWAS A SUPER DAY, MY KUZ BOB AND I WO...
by Richard G
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Mystery spark plugs. any idea what they are, age, ect...
Replies: 8
Views: 969

Re: Mystery spark plugs. any idea what they are, age, ect...

so that's where dad got the idea,--we had a ford tractor that would after some hard work start skipping, dad made some rigs that separated the wire from the plug, they was clear,-- and he drilled in ether side for the wire to slip in and the other to slip over the plug , a smaller hole drilled betwe...
by Richard G
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: drive to tractor show
Replies: 0
Views: 313

drive to tractor show

Steve, read with interest your trip to tractor show, up here in the north that's all we have are tractor show, and every now and then a gas engine show will pop up, we don't get invited so we just show up, last September i took my t to a show in Ludlow v,t, and gave the 96 year old lady a ride I bou...
by Richard G
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Stale gasoline disposal
Replies: 18
Views: 1255

Re: Stale gasoline disposal

CANT BE TALKING MUCH GAS, YOUR LAWN MOWER WOULD BE WHERE I WOULD USE IT UP, 2 TO 1-- 2-- GOOD TO-- I --OLD , YOUR MOWER WILL LOVE IT.
by Richard G
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: space ship landing
Replies: 3
Views: 418

space ship landing

Interesting, just yesterday i was going through some old family slides, for the reunion, came across the live tv broadcast of the landing of the space ship. i knew i had taken them but forgot just where they were hiding, man do i wish i still had that old kodak , just because it went every where wit...
by Richard G
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: had a little time to myhself yesterday,
Replies: 2
Views: 409

had a little time to myhself yesterday,

my model t needed a part or 2--so i wonder'd down to LANG''S IN BALDWINVILLE MASS, WOW, got to meet with Don Lang, he took the time to greet me and handed me what i went there for. then took me on tour of the shop, [HOLEY COW] BEING A FARMER them's the words i was tought to use when you see somethin...
by Richard G
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: thinking of name change
Replies: 3
Views: 783

Re: thinking of name change

THANK YOU GORDON YA THE WIFE SAYS I TALK TOO MUCH, SHE IS A BIT YOUNGER THAN ME SO THE YOUTH OF TO DAY RELY ON THEM BUTTON THINGS TO TALK, WELL THEY CAN HAVE EM, IVE ROAMED AROUND THIS COUNTRY A BIT AND VERMONT EVAN WITH ITS MEAN WINTERS WORKS FOR ME, GUESS ITS THE LACK OF PEOPLE EVERY TOO FEET, THA...
by Richard G
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: thinking of name change
Replies: 3
Views: 783

thinking of name change

as in all spring time on the farm, time is the one thing -u-cant make more of , and this spring has been a bit on the wet side here in Vermont, there will be no knee high corn by the forth of July. some fields are still mud holes, talked to a logger yesterday he has orders for next years heating sea...
by Richard G
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Disaster Hath Ensued!
Replies: 17
Views: 1888

Re: Disaster Hath Ensued!

BRAD, BEEN THERE. FURTHER TOO, LOOK AT IT IN THIS WAY, THE OLE GIRL WAS LOOKING OUT FOR --U--YOU COULD HAVE HAD IT TOGETHER FURTHER, AND STARTED IT, WHAT THEN. I KNOW THESE WORDS OF WIT, DON'T HELP MUCH,HOW EVER JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW ,THAT'S PART OF DOING THINGS, THINGS THAT MEAN SOMETHING, GOOD LUC...
by Richard G
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Another T wake up
Replies: 13
Views: 1999

Re: Another T wake up

THOSE LIFTS HAD A TWO INCH PIPE THAT WAS HITCHED TO THE MAIN LIFT BODY THAT RUN IN A TUBE IN THE FLOOR NEXT TO THE LIFT BASE IT HAD A TRIGGER THAT POPPED OUT WHEN THE LIFT REACHED THE TOP OF ITS TRAVEL,THIS WAS YOUR SAFETY LATCH, YOU HAS TO DISLODGE IT BY KICKING IT CLOSED WHEN YOU WERE TO LET THE L...
by Richard G
Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Bad advice from well meaning forum members
Replies: 45
Views: 4524

Re: Bad advice from well meaning forum members

the black pepper advice is a good temporary ---TEMPORARY--- fix, but you forgot to mention it needs to be put in a cold radiator. otherwise the pepper will swell in the hot water before it reaches where it needs to do its trick, over the past 70 odd years ive used that FIX a few times, and it don't ...
by Richard G
Sun Mar 17, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Major transmission assembly goof........
Replies: 28
Views: 2831

Re: Major transmission assembly goof........

GEORGE, don't think you are the only guy that's done something like that. but my advice for you , please take the time now to do it right, your sorry now ,however if you run it that way [if it would run at all] you will end up having to replace .things that are hard to come by, plus ,its much easy'r...
by Richard G
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Free Start
Replies: 19
Views: 1898

Re: Free Start

THANK YOU ROB! you guys can inject all your this and that's on this subject why then is the t the only one born with this problem. I just read ROS post, that says it all, don't it .i'm going to bed with a big SMILE.
by Richard G
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Free start with a distributor?
Replies: 16
Views: 1397

Re: Free start with a distributor?

George--when the spark lever is moved from advance to retard, the points are already open, and the condenser is not charged ,the points need to close to charge things this takes place when the spark is retarded.the points open when the lever is advanced. causing ignition.
by Richard G
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Free start with a distributor?
Replies: 16
Views: 1397

Re: Free start with a distributor?

Meant to add, personal , feelings here, model t engines have a high rate of broken crank shafts, this is my feeling on this matter, those [free starts] may not be as free a one would think. in order to understand what takes place in a free start, one piston is called on to set in motion the inter wo...
by Richard G
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Free start with a distributor?
Replies: 16
Views: 1397

Re: Free start with a distributor?

yup the points are closed with spark advanced--when you turn engine off it will rotate a time or two, depending where throttle is set, this will emit a charge of gas to enter one or more cylinders, now things are all set for a free start, when the spark is retarded at a certain point if the ignition...
by Richard G
Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How to save a Rod
Replies: 11
Views: 1331

Re: How to save a Rod

forgot there is a jig to align the rod, depending how bent,it may be worth the investment for a new rod,
by Richard G
Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How to save a Rod
Replies: 11
Views: 1331

Re: How to save a Rod

David first i'm very sorry, is your ford prone to free starts? reason for asking there hard on cranks.
by Richard G
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: RECOGNIZE THIS PART
Replies: 1
Views: 470

RECOGNIZE THIS PART

PERTY CHEEP FIX STEVE, HOW LONG DID IT LAST? FOR A COUPLE CENTS IT'L KEEP YOU GOING A FEW HUNDRED MILES. A NEWER CENT WOULD NOT LAST ANY TIME.
by Richard G
Tue Jan 29, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Whats the Name of your T?
Replies: 69
Views: 4305

Re: Whats the Name of your T?

A LITTLE OFF TOPIC, MY UNCLE BOB HAD A 49 PLYMOUTH HE NAME;D OPPORTUNITY, HEAR IT KNOCK. I NAME' D MY 21 T TRAGUTHER, AFTER A TUG BOAT ENGINE, A 1907, 75 HP SINGLE, TALK ABOUT A SWEET SOUNDING ENGINE IDLING.
by Richard G
Sun Jan 27, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Old photo T tows T
Replies: 13
Views: 1522

Re: Old photo T tows T

looks like the 15 is headed to scrap, just toss that iron on the seats]/ ID HAVE THERE MAN DANGLE. TRY MOVING SOMETHING LIKE THAT TO DAY,THE OSIFER WOULD FILL OUT HIS PAD, HEHEHE,
by Richard G
Sun Jan 27, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Where are the Classifieds?
Replies: 10
Views: 1223

Re: Where is the Clasdifieds?

it takes time but all will be ok soon, any thing new is a bit scary at first we have dedicated people at the helm ,i know iv'e called on them for help and got it quick .
by Richard G
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: OT: WTB: 1916 Studebaker Engine
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: OT: WTB: 1916 Studebaker Engine

I HATE TO EVAN SAY THIS, BUT YEARS AGO MY GRAND FATHER HAD A STUDI, TOURING, MAN IT WAS BIG, I THINK IT WAS A 16, US BRATS WOULD [AFTER HAYING] RAM THIS POOR THING AROUND THE FIELDS FAST AS WE COULD GET IT GOING, THE ONE TIME WE TOOK IT OUT ON THE ROAD[DIRT] THE LOCAL FUZZ [FANNY] COUGHT US, ME AND ...
by Richard G
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Ford Tractor (1) old man (0)
Replies: 39
Views: 3771

Re: OT - Ford Tractor (1) old man (0)

THEY DON'T MAKE IT VERY EASY TO SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE,JUST WANTED TO SEND YOU OLDAV8TOR BEST WISH FOR A SPEEDY RECOVERY, FROM SOME ONE THAT DID A SIMILAR THING, ONLY IT WAS MY NIECE THAT FOUND ME,WOUND UP IN A POWER TAKE OFF.THAT WAS FORTY YEARS AGO, STILL MAKES MY CHEST HURT WHEN I THINK ABOUT IT....
by Richard G
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT Be fashionable and safe.
Replies: 26
Views: 2493

Re: OT Be fashionable and safe.

ECONOLINE THAT WORD SPARKS A MEMORY FROM MY PAST,I THINK THE YEAR WAS 1960, THE YEAR THE ECONOLINE TRUCKS CAME OUT,I WAS WORKING AT A FORD DEALERSHIP, THE SHOP WAS GIVEN THE BRAND NEW YELLOW ECONOLINE PICK UP,WEEKLY WE WOULD MAKE A TRIP TO HANOVER NH FROM LEBANON, NOW THIS TRUCK HAD A MID ENGINE WIT...
by Richard G
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Tube Valve Stem Replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 956

tubes? i got to thinkin

I been eyeballing motor cycle wheels, and thinking they shure look close to 30x3 1/2, on some of them, like Harley, they got to be made in USA don't they/Richard G
by Richard G
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT Another Ford, still working away
Replies: 15
Views: 2139

dad called ours THE GRAY GOSTE

I ENJOY'D??? A FRIEND SHIP WITH A 2N , THAT LITTLE BUGGER HAD A HEART THAT WOULD NOT GIVE UP, IT WOULD BAIL HAY, WOULD PLOW, IT WOULD RUN THE WOOD SAW, IT WOULD FILL SILO. IT HAD A TIRE PUMP THAT SCREWED IN A PLUG HOLE, IT WOULD RUN ALL DAY ON A TANK OF GAS IT HAD NO STARTER OR GENERATOR, IT HAD TO ...
by Richard G
Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: t advertized in the markit place
Replies: 4
Views: 1055

t advertized in the markit place

in the market place there is a 1914 t advertised in bowdoinham Maine,[ never heard of there,] under restoration, looks like they have a good start, looks to be fairly rust free, ether some one died or they just gave up.Richard G
by Richard G
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New Member just saying "Hi!"
Replies: 16
Views: 1263

Re: New Member just saying "Hi!"

GLAD TO HEAR ANOTHER SOLE HAS GIT THE T BUG WELCOME ON. IT IS A WONEDRFULL SICKNESS ONE YOU NEVER GET OVER, YOU SAY YOUR WIFE SET THIS UP ? MAN YOUR LUCKY, welcome little lady.
by Richard G
Wed Jan 16, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Forum Security Concern
Replies: 15
Views: 1562

Re: Forum Security Concern

yes DOM , that is good advice, but with the electronics to day you cant hide, last week i advertised in a local market place, it said in the instructions NOT TO GIVE YOUR PHONE# 0r address, all information will go through them ,the system looked bullet proof, spoke to two responds, no problem, the p...
by Richard G
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How to tell when it is time to change transmission bands?
Replies: 34
Views: 2889

Re: How to tell when it is time to change transmission bands?

NOT NEW TO THE OLD CARS, JUST THE FORD T, MINE IS A 21, IT HAS THE NON REMOVABLE LINK TYPE BANDS THEY LOOK AND SEEM TO WORK FINE, THINKING AHEAD A BIT, SEEMS I HAD THE IDEA THE NEWER TS WITH REMOVABLE LINK BANDS, THE HOGS HEAD HAD A BULGE MAKING IT EASY'R REPLACING THE BANDS. OR IS THAT WISHFULL THI...
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: The dirt funnel
Replies: 17
Views: 1867

Re: The dirt funnel

BOB, YOUR A SMART MAN, THAT'S A SWELL IDEA,OLD PLUGS WOULD WORK TOO. THERE HAS BEEN A FEW TIMES WHEN I SHOULD HAVE BEEN THAT SMART, LIKE WHEN YOU HAVE THE TOP END OF A ENGINE TORE DOWN AND ALL THE BOLTS N JUNK IS PILED ON AND AROUND ANY PLACE THAT'S FLAT, AND WHEN YOUR ABOUT BUTTON;D UP THERE IS SOM...
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: The dirt funnel
Replies: 17
Views: 1867

Re: The dirt funnel

THE WORD IS YOU CAN, BUT DON'T YOU ALWAYS SAY WHAT YOU MEAN? been to that state twice, glad both times to get back to the mountains.there realy is NO PLACE LIKE HOME !nice visiting with you, have a super day. RICH--G
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NO PHOTOS
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

Re: NO PHOTOS

STEVE, THANK YOU FOR HELPING, MY 23 YEAR OLD GRAND DAUGHTER IS COMING OVER THIS WEEK SOMETIME I WILL GET HER TO SEE WHAT YOU SENT AND FIGURE OUT FOR THIS DUMMY HOW I SHOULD HANDLE DOING THIS, RIC-G
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: The dirt funnel
Replies: 17
Views: 1867

Re: The dirt funnel

WAYNE this forum is the best thing sence roasted peanuts,you get to visit with folks from around the world that u would never other wise speak with, we could pass each other some where in our travels never to know they have the same love. im not much for some of the modern junque, but this cobfuzer ...
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NO PHOTOS
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

Re: NO PHOTOS

BOB the screen that comes up here is nuthing like what you sent --i go to the arrow then user control-profile tab-edit avir- choos'e file--locate photo, it regesters in the box , same numbers as file photo--when i submit the numbers go away and it says no photo selected.
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NO PHOTOS
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

Re: NO PHOTOS

John ,not only is that a beautiful car, but the perfect size photo. thank you for sharing , RICH-G
by Richard G
Sun Jan 13, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NO PHOTOS
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

Re: NO PHOTOS

FOR THE LIFE OF ME [TO USE MOMS TERM] where do you enter all those 1443db 34 pixles wct in the screen it don't show any place to find them what am i missing, never been so lost. thank you for trying RIC--G.
by Richard G
Sat Jan 12, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: The dirt funnel
Replies: 17
Views: 1867

Re: The dirt funnel

DOUG, did not mean it that way ,growing up my mom would say, when we said any thing about the food. just thought i would pass it on ,ive used it many times . one of those neat sayings.to express gratatude to the farmer.
by Richard G
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NO PHOTOS
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

Re: NO PHOTOS

how do u change from jepgs gif what ever tks
by Richard G
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: still cannoT make a picture apear
Replies: 4
Views: 460

Re: still cannoT make a picture apear

did not see a green bar and waited three min. thanks anyhoo.
by Richard G
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: The dirt funnel
Replies: 17
Views: 1867

Re: The dirt funnel

my grand mother had a bellows hanging by the fire place, bet that would work, YOU NEVER WANT TO CRITICISE A farmer with your mouth full, and the definition of a farmer IS A MAN OUTSTANDING IN HIS FIELD. GOD BLESS OUR FARMERS ! I am next door to one,he is 55 and looks way older, seven days a week sic...
by Richard G
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NO PHOTOS
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

NO PHOTOS

Sorry if this is a repete in the little box it says no selection , but there was until i submited. are my file photos wrong?
by Richard G
Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: still cannoT make a picture apear
Replies: 4
Views: 460

still cannoT make a picture apear

did it just like i was told a few times, same result, no photo selected IS WHAT THE LITTLE BOX SAYS . ARE MY PICTURES IN THE FOLDER THE WRONG SIZE? if so what can be done. RIC--G.
by Richard G
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How to Add an Avatar Photo
Replies: 112
Views: 7191

Re: How to Add an Avatar Photo

IF IT CAN GO WRONG IT WILL FOR ME, DID IT JUST LIKE IT SAID TO, THE LITTLE BOX SAYS NO PHOTO SUBMITED I TRIED SEVERAL TIMES TOO WHERE DID I SCREW UP ?
by Richard G
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: now Richard G --formaly Mr-g
Replies: 0
Views: 354

now Richard G --formaly Mr-g

my new name, Im going to like the new system signed-Richard G,