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by Richard G
Mon Nov 30, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Removing a Starter question
Replies: 25
Views: 661

Re: Removing a Starter question

IM WITH --U-- WILL--LETUM NOT PULL THE BENDIX LET--UM--FERGIT TO TAKE THE KEY WAY AFTER THEY WRECK THE MAG COIL,TRYING TO WIGGLE THE BOLT HEADS AROUND AND AFTER ALL THAT FIXIN THERE WAY, THAT KEY THAT THEY FERGOT WILL DESTROY THE TRANSMISSION --WHEN IT DROPS IN AND STICKS TO A MAGNET..THEN FLINGS OF...
by Richard G
Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Tudor, leaks in one garage but not the other.
Replies: 22
Views: 733

Re: Tudor, leaks in one garage but not the other.

I HAD A HORSE LIKE THAT ONCE, HE NEVER SOILED HIS STALL BUT WOULD IN THE SHADE ROOFING WHERE THE COWS LIKE TO HANG OUT.
by Richard G
Mon Nov 23, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: THE HORSE IS DOOMED
Replies: 9
Views: 692

THE HORSE IS DOOMED

ONE HUNDRED TWENTY FIVE YEARS AGO THE FIRST AUTO RACE TOOK PLACE--IT WAS WON BY A WOOD SPOKE WHEEL CAR AT A SPEED OF SEVEN MPH. A 25 MILE TRIP.---HOW DO I KNOW THIS ?--I WISH I WERE THERE.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 22, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: SOME T STUFF FOR SALE--CENTRAL N.H.
Replies: 5
Views: 731

Re: SOME T STUFF FOR SALE--CENTRAL N.H.

few more pictures of the collection
by Richard G
Sun Nov 22, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: SOME T STUFF FOR SALE--CENTRAL N.H.
Replies: 5
Views: 731

Re: SOME T STUFF FOR SALE--CENTRAL N.H.

MAKES ONT THINK,, WONDER WHAT PART OF THE US WAS THE MOST MODEL T POPULATION , I KNOW BACK IN THE 30S THEM COCKROACH'S WERE EVERY WHERE HERE IN VERMONT, WHEN I WAS A KID HUNTING ,THERE WERE PILES OF T STUFF IN EVERY ONES BACK WOODS,IN FACT I HAVE SOME IN THE T I HAVE TODAY,,THAT WAS FOUND NOT A MILE...
by Richard G
Sat Nov 21, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: SOME T STUFF FOR SALE--CENTRAL N.H.
Replies: 5
Views: 731

SOME T STUFF FOR SALE--CENTRAL N.H.

ALUMINUM HOGS HEAD'S-- THE ONE WITH LETTER PEDALS 150.00--THE OTHER-- 100.00--1913 ENGINE--RUSTY--NO CRACKS--W--PAN--300.00--[1923] CHASSIS-W -CANADA- ON ENGINE--WAS GONE THROUGH YEARS AGO NEVER FINISHED,-MAY BE WHEELS ENOUGH TO GO WITH IT, $1,500. PLEASE CK PAGE 8 --SEPT 8 AND 18 --FOR OTHER PARTS,...
by Richard G
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Another new page
Replies: 8
Views: 808

Re: Another new page

YES KRAZY GLUE WORKS, I BOUGHT A SPRITZER KICKER THAT SETS THE GLUE INSTANTLY, I HAVE A OLD BOX OF MAZDA 9 VOLT BULBS AND HAD THAT PROBLEM WITH ONE , NOT WANTING TO SCRAP A BULB THAT STILL WORKED THAT WAS MY FIX, , I'M USING A 9 VOLT BATTERY IN MY 'T' AND MY LIGHTS ARE GREAT.
by Richard G
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Radiator drain petcock
Replies: 18
Views: 541

Re: Radiator drain petcock

I FOUND OVER THE YEARS THE TAPER WEARS A BIT AND ALLOWS A LEAK, I TOOK MY PETCOCK APART AND RE SEATED IT WITH A DAB OF FINE VALVE COMPOUND, TWISTING THE SHUT OFF BACK AND FORTH WITH SLIGHT PRESSURE, THEN THIN IT A BIT WITH WATER TO FINE FIT IT,, WASHING IT GOOD WHEN FINISHED, WHEN AFTER EACH USE ROT...
by Richard G
Thu Nov 19, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What name have you given your T
Replies: 44
Views: 1206

Re: What name have you given your T

I LOVE IT WHEN THE CAR BECOMES A MEMBER OF THE FAMILY, AND IS THOUGHT ENOUGH OF TO HAVE A NAME, MY LITTLE KIT CAR,[ PARTS FROM MANY BACK YARDS IN VT,] SHE IS NAMED AFTER A TUG BOAT ENGINE I ONCE HAD, TRAGUTHA--[MURRY & TRAGERTHA] [ I SPELLED HER NAME WITH A U, IT WAS A SINGLE , AND HAD THE SWEETEST ...
by Richard G
Mon Oct 19, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Why wooden spoked wheels and not steel?
Replies: 17
Views: 799

Re: Why wooden spoked wheels and not steel?

HOLEY COW, HERE WE ARE AGAIN, TRYING TO IMPROVE ON PERFECT! AFTER LAYING IN THE WOODS 100 YEARS TAKEN APART SPREAD OVER THE COUNTRY SIDE TO LAY THERE AND DECAY--UNTIL SOME ONE FINDS A PART THAT TRIGGERS HIS INTEREST IN PUTTING TOGETHER THOSE 100 YEAR OLD PARTS HE DUG FROM WHERE THEY LAY, SOME OF WIT...
by Richard G
Fri Oct 16, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Replaceable ear for band FS
Replies: 2
Views: 260

Re: Replaceable ear for band FS

TOM-- WITCH DO YOU HAVE?-I NEED SHE SLOT TYPE, THERE IS TWO TYPES SLOT AND BUTTON, IF ITS THE SLOT I WILL TAKE IT, HOW MUCH TO GIVE IT A RIDE TO 05048 IN VERMONT.
by Richard G
Mon Oct 05, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: F.O.R.D.
Replies: 27
Views: 1300

Re: F.O.R.D.

F O R D --FULL OF--REDICULIOUS---DEFICIENCY'S--
by Richard G
Mon Oct 05, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Mark Osterman - The Lost Lincoln
Replies: 4
Views: 450

Re: Mark Osterman

YES PHIL, I HAVE HAD A LIFE LONG INTEREST IN ABE-LINCOLN, I THOUGHT THE SHOW WAS VERY INTERESTING I COPY'D IT TO WATCH OVER AGAIN, TRULY SHOCKING THAT THIS PICTURE LAY HIDDEN THIS LONG,
by Richard G
Sun Oct 04, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: head bolts
Replies: 17
Views: 840

Re: head bolts

DEHOSH, DO YOUR SELF A FAVOR BUY NEW BOLTS FROM LANGS, THERE THE RIGHT LENTH , NOT STRETCHED 3 OR 4 TIMES, YOU DONT WANT THEM BOTTOMING CRACKING THE BLOCK, BE SMART BE SAFE..DONT FORGIT TO BLOW OUT THE HOLES,
by Richard G
Sun Oct 04, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: H-O BRASS---and stuff.
Replies: 22
Views: 900

Re: H-O BRASS---and stuff.

YES THIS IS GREAT, KINDA BRINGS OUT THE KID IN YOU, I REAL'Y THINK IF THE A-F-WE HAD HUNG AROUND WHEN I GOT OLDER I WOULD BE COLLECTING THAT GAUGE, OVER THE YEARS I HAVE SEEN SOME NEAT SETS, THE SCALE IS BETTER THAN LIONEL ,[ HAD THOSE] BUT TOOK UP TOO MUCH ROOM, LOVE THE WEIGHT AND MASS OF THEM, WH...
by Richard G
Sat Oct 03, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: H-O BRASS---and stuff.
Replies: 22
Views: 900

Re: H-O BRASS---and stuff.

MARK, THERE WAS A AMERICAN FLYER THAT THE FOLKS USED TO PUT UNDER THE X MASS TREE, I WAS ABOUT THREE , WE MOVED AND I NEVER SEE IT AGAIN, IT WAS BLUE AS I REMEMBER, ITS BEEN A LOT OF FUN OVER THE YEARS, MET MANY MODELERS TOO, HOPE THIS WILL BRING OUT A FEW, YEARS AGO THERE WAS A LOT OF INTEREST, STI...
by Richard G
Sat Oct 03, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: H-O BRASS---and stuff.
Replies: 22
Views: 900

Re: H-O BRASS---and stuff.

THANKS RICH, YOU WILL LAUGH WHEN -U- SEE HOW LITTLE SPACE A GOOD OPERATING LAYOUT CAN TAKE UP, MY ROOM IS 51/2 X 7, I GUESS NO ONE OBJECTED YET SO I WILL ADD A PICTURE. I HAVE DCC, AND HAVE RUN 5 TRAINS, BUT NEED TO PAY ATTENTION EVERY SECOND, I HAVE ALL HAND SWITCH'S.. STAY TUNED..the 500 Rutland s...
by Richard G
Sat Oct 03, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: H-O BRASS---and stuff.
Replies: 22
Views: 900

H-O BRASS---and stuff.

-- BEEN COLLECTING HO-BRASS ENGINES STARTING IN THE 60S, --ANY MODEL RR,S OUT THERE ?, THE LAYOUT IVE BEEN BUILDING FOR THE LA ST 30 OR SO YEARS HAS REACHED COMPLETION , ERA---1860S--1925-- ALWAYS WANTED A LOGGING LAYOUT, I'M 83, TIME TO GET BUSY WITH THAT PROJECT, CAN I SHOW A PICTURE OR 2-of this ...
by Richard G
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: TODAY'S THE DAY
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Re: TODAY'S THE DAY

BESS YOU ALL FOR THE KIND WORDS, THEY MEAN A GREAT DEAL TO ME, I GUESS I WAS FEELING SAD THAT DAY, AS I GET OLDER, LIFE LONG FRIENDS SLIP AWAY, DAVID CLARK A VERY DEAR FRIEND DIED, OWNER OF CLARK'S TRADING POST IN LINCOLN NH, A TRUE HUMAN BEING THROUGH AND THROUGH. LOVER OF RUSTY IRON, AND PEOPLE, T...
by Richard G
Sun Sep 27, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: TODAY'S THE DAY
Replies: 6
Views: 704

TODAY'S THE DAY

GOING TO FIRE UP [TRAGUTHER] AND ENJOY HER SOUND'S TICKING AWAY, DRAIN THE RADIATOR , IN WARMING HER UP BEFORE DRAINING WATER, THE HEAT WILL DRY THE BLOCK AND KEEP RUST AT BAY, I ALWAYS RUN RUST INHIBITOR IN COOLING SYSTEM, AND TUCK--ER--AWAY FOR ONE MORE WINTER, THIS ONE WILL BE HER 99TH, MY 83'D,W...
by Richard G
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What to you, gives a Model T its charm?
Replies: 32
Views: 1001

Re: What to you, gives a Model T its charm?

THE WAY IT MAKES YOU BECKIN'S YOU TO IT, IF YOU SEE ONE YOU HAVE TO GO AND SAY HELLO YOU BEAUTY, TO ME ITS HEART WARMING TO BE NEXT TO ONE. LIKE A STEAM LOCOMOTIVE,
by Richard G
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: collection of t parts for sale central N.H.
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: collection of t parts for sale central N.H.

thank you Mark, i thought i could do that but the system would not let me post more than five photos at once, how do i delete the last two posts , thank you for your help.i tried to delete them but could not.
by Richard G
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: CONTINUATION OF PARTS IN NH,
Replies: 0
Views: 338

CONTINUATION OF PARTS IN NH,

MORE T PARTS
by Richard G
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: CONTINUATION OF PARTS IN NH,
Replies: 0
Views: 296

CONTINUATION OF PARTS IN NH,

MORE T PARTS OF COLLECTION IN NH,
by Richard G
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: collection of t parts for sale central N.H.
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: collection of t parts for sale central N.H.

CONTINUEATION OF T PARTS IN NH,
by Richard G
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: collection of t parts for sale central N.H.
Replies: 4
Views: 632

collection of t parts for sale central N.H.

HI, I'M LISTING THIS COLLECTION OF PARTS FOR A FRIEND, HE IS NOT ABLE TO DO SO, PLEASE LOOK CLOSE AT PHOTOS, THERE ARE THINGS UNDER PARTS AS I DID NOT DIG IN, A FEW THINGS I DID SEE WERE TWO ALUMINUM HOGS HEADS, one with letter pedals, A RIVET [15?] REAR END, A 13 BLOCK, a box with intake manifold,s...
by Richard G
Sun Sep 06, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Need ideas on weird noise
Replies: 15
Views: 837

Re: Need ideas on weird noise

reading your discription , and all other's thoughts of what could be the noise, i think norm',s makes the most sense, because connecting the fan assy makes the sound worse, the crank pulley as you know is the only thing connected with the fan, so i would check that crank pulley very close, good luck...
by Richard G
Thu Aug 27, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Sold oil sight glass
Replies: 1
Views: 525

Re: Fs oil sight glass

BEN, YOU HAVE A PROBLEM ,I HAVE TRIED TWICE TO E MAIL YOU IT WONT GO THROUGH. IF YOU READ THIS I WOULD LIKE TO BUY IT GREG
by Richard G
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: beed braker information
Replies: 3
Views: 367

Re: beed braker information

ERIK AND FRANK-- ITS ALWAYS A FUN TIME TRYING TO IDENTIFY THINGS FROM YESTERDAY THAT HAVE HAD A USEFUL LIFE IN THERE TIME, AND NO LONGER ARE USEFUL IN TO DAYS WORLD. BUT TO MANY, IS FOOD FOR THOUGHT, I ENJOY COLLECTING OLD TOOLS AND SPEND MANY HOURS IDENTIFYING THEM, I HAVE A BIG BOX WITH MANY TOOLS...
by Richard G
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: beed braker information
Replies: 3
Views: 367

beed braker information

good morning from Vermont, i found this listed for sale on a auction, ive tried to get some history on it, google has every other type but this one,it fits my model t clincher rims, as i thought it would,may olso work on other makes too like chevy. has any one any info, like how old it might be? ect...
by Richard G
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: "Ve get too soon auld...
Replies: 20
Views: 1636

Re: "Ve get too soon auld...

WHAT WUZ VE TALKING ABOUT?
by Richard G
Sat Jul 25, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hogshead difference between the years?
Replies: 6
Views: 772

Re: Hogshead difference between the years?

HI, MICHAEL, THE 1926 AND 7 T ENGINES ARE THE TWO THAT USE THE WIDE DRUM, YOU CAN TELL THE HOGS HEAD BUY THE TWO BOLT LUGS AT THE TOP OF THE HOGS HEAD, ALL OTHERS DO NOT HAVE THEM,HOPE THIS HELPS YOU, GREG.
by Richard G
Wed Jul 22, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: MASCOTS
Replies: 4
Views: 776

Re: MASCOTS

NEVER THOUGHT OF THAT USE PERRY, BUT ITS TOO HEAVY FOR THE ---T---RADIATOR, IT WEIGHS AS MUCH AS THE T RAD. STRANGE THAT THEY WOULD GO TO THE TROUBLE TO HAVE THIS CAST AND NOT PUT THE NAME SOMEWHERE, OH WELL, TIME TO PUT IT ON THE SHELF AND WOUNDER, THANK YOU FOR YOUR THOUGHTS.
by Richard G
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)
Replies: 81
Views: 6651

Re: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)

HERE IS MY BEST FRIEND, THIS IS A 1955 MASSY HARRIS 50, WILLING AND ABLE ANY TIME TWENTY BELOW OR 100 DEG ITS WILLING , IT HAS THE HI LOW TRANSMISSION, ITS WORKED ON MY FARM MANY YEARS ,NO REAL PROBLEMS.
by Richard G
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: MASCOTS
Replies: 4
Views: 776

Re: MASCOTS

Wayne, many others have said the same, but in looking at hundreds of lion mascots, the detailing is not close to any peugeot, the shield makes it stand out, the Franklin lion is very close in detail, and stance, thank you for helping, i cant have the only one, the mascots came from a family that liv...
by Richard G
Tue Jul 21, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: MASCOTS
Replies: 4
Views: 776

MASCOTS

MY SON IN LAW GAVE ME THE MASCOTS, THEY WERE IN HIS GRANDMOTHERS CELLAR, HE DIED FROM A FALL BE FOR I COULD FIND OUT MUCH ABOUT THEM, THE GOLD ONE WAS IN BAD SHAPE, I RESTORED IT AS CLOSE TO ORIGINAL AS POSSIBLE, AND FOUND IT ADORNED A 27 BUICK RADIATOR,--THE LION I HAVE LOOKED AT HUNDREDS ,AND THE ...
by Richard G
Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Spark Plug Torque
Replies: 9
Views: 1065

Re: Spark Plug Torque

your talking a 100 year old engine, back then there torque wrench was the elbow, take your plug wrench that came with the car snug the plug up tight, then give it one more little tug, your dealing with pipe thread with a taper,that should be good enough, the t plug wrench is the best tool for this j...
by Richard G
Sun Jul 05, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Champion X spark plug gap - one owner's observation
Replies: 9
Views: 1424

Re: Champion X spark plug gap - one owner's observation

ONE NEEDS TO REMEMBER HOW THE GAS HAS CHANGED OVER THE 1OO YEARS, TO DAYS GAS IS PRODUCED TO BURN SLOWER, GIVING MORE POWER, THAT'S THE DEFERENCE BETWEEN HI TEST AND REGULAR ,HAVING HAULED MANY MILLIONS OF GALLONS OVER THE YEARS FOR A LARGE OIL CO, I LEARNED A LITTLE ABOUT WHAT I WAS HAULING, IT COS...
by Richard G
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: up or down
Replies: 8
Views: 1247

Re: up or down

good advice one and all, how simple this ford is, im retired now used to restore big cars, marmon stuz caddys an the like, always wanted a t, wish i could have got one sooner, i see why they are so loved. thank you again.
by Richard G
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: up or down
Replies: 8
Views: 1247

up or down

on the forth main in the hub there is a hole.i just finished replacing the hogs head and bands with detachable ears, i would guess it should be up to catch the oil,but not knowing , i better ask. did not notice this on the take apart. quite some job out of the car, must be a sun of a gun in the car....
by Richard G
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: NEED A MAG POST
Replies: 7
Views: 760

Re: NEED A MAG POST

LOCATED ONE THANKS ALL-
by Richard G
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: In need of a Head Gasket
Replies: 3
Views: 662

Re: In need of a Head Gasket

HI JOHN, LANGS MODEL T PARTS IIS YOUR BEST BET 1 800 872 7871EVERY THING YOU MAY NEED FOR THE T FORD
by Richard G
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: NEED A MAG POST
Replies: 7
Views: 760

Re: NEED A MAG POST

MODEL T46, HANK DID NOT HAVE ONE, MY ENGINE IS A 1925 THREE SCREW TYPE, I CAN SEND YOU A POSTAL M-O- IF THAT IS OK, I HAVE ONE IN NICE CONDITION BUT THE BASE IS ALUMINUM AND TOO TALL TO FIT UNDER BLOCK BULGE, WHAT YEAR WOULD THAT ONE FIT,ANY IDEA? thank you for your help DAREL. YOUR NAME IS LIKE MIN...
by Richard G
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: NEED A MAG POST
Replies: 7
Views: 760

Re: NEED A MAG POST

HANKS FIRST, TKS, T46. HANK BOUGHT MY V8 FORD EMBLEM--SO I SHOULD GET A GOOD DEAL---
by Richard G
Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: NEED A MAG POST
Replies: 7
Views: 760

NEED A MAG POST

W-T-B--A-MAG POST FOR A 1925 ENGINE,
by Richard G
Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: changing bands
Replies: 5
Views: 594

Re: changing bands

now it makes sense, the engine im working on was set up for a power unit, and the pedals were removed and plugs were pushed in the pedal holes, why any one would do that , i would think having the feature of hi--lo--drive would be a great advantage,so every thing was missing within, my good friend B...
by Richard G
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: changing bands
Replies: 5
Views: 594

changing bands

SCOTT ,YOUR PICTURES OF WHAT IS NEEDED TO BE DONE CONFUSE ME, MY OLD EYES CANT MAKE OUT TH AMOUNT NEEDED TO BE TAKEN OFF THE PEDAL SHAFT, AND DO I NEED TO FIND THE ADJUSTING BOLT WITH HOLLOW END AS WELL? CAN I MODIFY IT? SORRY TO BE SO THICK. WHAT IS SO DIFFERENT IN THE BAND ENDS THAT REQUIRE THIS M...
by Richard G
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: changing bands
Replies: 1
Views: 353

changing bands

when changing bands from the non detachable link to the detachable type, seems i heard or read you need to trim the low--high-- shaft by so much, i have the hogs head off and getting ready to install the bands, just to be safe something told me to ask. before i get in trouble, this is on a 1925 engi...
by Richard G
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: INSTALLING BANDS
Replies: 8
Views: 934

Re: INSTALLING BANDS

MYVFORD IS A 1921 THIS MEAN I CANT INSTALL THE DETACH BANDS
by Richard G
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: INSTALLING BANDS
Replies: 8
Views: 934

INSTALLING BANDS

WHEN REPLACING NON REMOVABLE LINK BANDS WITH REMOVABLE LINK BANDS WITCH SIDE WILL THE LINK GO--PASS-OR-DRIVER, THIS IS A FIRST FOR ME. TKS,
by Richard G
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Accident today
Replies: 41
Views: 3534

Re: Accident today

MY SON DRIVES IN A HEAVY TRAFFIC SITUATION TWICE A DAY, SOME OF THE THINGS THAT TAKE PLACE IN FRONT OF HIM MAKES HIM WANT TO CHANGE JOBS, HE BOUGHT A DASH CAMERA [LESS THAN 100 BUCKS] IT RUNS ON THE CAR VOLTAGE, [12V] WOULD A SMALL MOTORCYCLE BATTERY HID SOME WHERE RUN THIS THING, IT MAY COME TO THA...
by Richard G
Wed Jun 17, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The File mystery
Replies: 21
Views: 2081

Re: The File mystery

DID JOHN'Y CASH HAVE ANY THING TO DO WITH THIS GOING;S ON ?
by Richard G
Mon Jun 15, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: JUST THINK WHAT YOUR DOING,
Replies: 2
Views: 573

Re: JUST THINK WHAT YOUR DOING,

THIS IS WHAT I DID RICH, I TOOK A OLD BIG SCREW DRIVER GROUND THE TIP TO FIT SNUG AND VICE GRIPS FOR LEVERAGE ,THE HARD PART WAS HO TO HOLD THE BODY AS NOT TO BEND SOMETHING. YES I WAS LUCKY.
by Richard G
Mon Jun 15, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: JUST THINK WHAT YOUR DOING,
Replies: 2
Views: 573

JUST THINK WHAT YOUR DOING,

I NEEDED TO REPLACE THE NEEDLE VALVE AND SEAT IN MY KINGSTON L-4, 1921 CARB, WHEN I PUT THE SCREW DRIVER IN THE SLOT, FIGURING THIS HAS BEEN IN THERE CLOSE TO A HUNDRED YEARS, THOUGHT ABOUT THE HANDS THAT PUT IT THERE, I STOOD THERE A MOMENT THINKING A HUNDRED YEARS AGO THAT PERSON WAS MAKING 5 DOLL...
by Richard G
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Who uses 30 x 3 clinchers?
Replies: 30
Views: 2386

Re: Who uses 30 x 3 clinchers?

I RUN 5 WARDS 30X3 1/2-- 0N MY FORD, AND LOVE EM.
by Richard G
Tue Jun 09, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My Shop Stinks
Replies: 21
Views: 2060

Re: My Shop Stinks

oily Bill, i get the same from my other half, YOU STINK, MY SHOP IS MY TOY BOX, AND I GO THERE SOME TIMES TO JUST SET AND ENJOY THINKING OF WHAT HAS TAKEN PLACE THERE, THE SMELL, AFTER NOT GOING THERE FOR A FEW DAYS I MUST SAY IS A BIT ON THE RANK SIDE, SO I SEE WHERE SHE IS COMING FROM, WHEN I WORK...
by Richard G
Fri Jun 05, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New Member from Denver
Replies: 10
Views: 1131

Re: New Member from Denver

WELCOME FROM VERMONT, VERY NICE CAR,
by Richard G
Tue Jun 02, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A Story You Just Cannot Make Up!
Replies: 18
Views: 2214

Re: A Story You Just Cannot Make Up!

WELL HANK HERE IS ONE FOR YOU TOO, OUR 31 DOODLE BUG WAS SETTING IN THE LOWER PASTURE WAITING FOR THE NEXT USE, ABOUT 3 MONTH'S BROTHER JOHN WENT TO USE IT AND HALF THE RADIATOR WAS CHEW'D OFF BY THE COWS THIS WE KNOW BECAUSE OF THE HOOF PRINTS ALL AROUND THE THING. NONE DIED YET BECAUSE OF THE ANTI...
by Richard G
Tue Jun 02, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old gas
Replies: 20
Views: 1893

Re: Old gas

HOW OLD ARE WE TALKING,--THE PROBLEM IS WATER, IF THE GAS IS OVER A YEAR, YOU MIGHT OPEN THE DRAIN AND CHECK FOR WATER, DRAIN ABOUT TWO QTS INTO A CONTAINER AND SEE IF THERE IS WATER IN THERE, IF SO I WOULD DRAIN IT ALL AND TAKE IT TO RECYCLE, IF NO WATER ,DO WHAT MANATEE-20 SAYS, THE WATER IN THE B...
by Richard G
Fri May 29, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Alive During The Birth Of The Model T!
Replies: 13
Views: 1729

Re: Alive During The Birth Of The Model T!

just think of that,what that man see in his lifetime, not only the automobile but the light bulb the Edison , the phone, and so much more, what the Wright bros did, i go back to a time when cars were shipped 5 in a rail car, 1951 I worked at a FORD LINCOLN dealer, in WHIT RIVER JCK VERMONT,the rail ...
by Richard G
Tue May 19, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Should I get a Model T or A?
Replies: 25
Views: 2241

Re: Should I get a Model T or A?

DA DA DA DT DA DA DT DA---IF I WERE 50 YEARS YOUNGER, THERE ARE SOME REAL NICE FLAT HEADS OUT THERE JOHN, THERE STREET SMART AND IF YOU LOOK HARD SOME GOOD DEALS OUT THERE, THAT WILL GIVE YOU TIME TO MAKE UP YOUR MIND, GO SLO CHOOSE WISE. THERE WILL ALWAYS BE T ES AND A SE OUT THERE.
by Richard G
Tue May 19, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Putting another T back on the road after a 35 year sleep
Replies: 14
Views: 1752

Re: Putting another T back on the road after a 35 year sleep

great job Mike, you earned that slant ford, now you know a model t inside and out, what a good brother, wishing many happy miles to your sister, question on the tires, were they hard ,and did they mount up fairly easy, were they 35 year old,
by Richard G
Mon May 18, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: PARTS OF MODEL T FORDS USED FOR OTHER THINGS,
Replies: 22
Views: 2938

Re: PARTS OF MODEL T FORDS USED FOR OTHER THINGS,

BILL ROBINSON--I CAN SEE WHY, AND BEING MADE BY YOUR SON MAKES IT VERY SPECIAL INDEED, BOY THIS HAS BEEN NEAT TO SEE THIS THINGS THAT WERE ONCE PART OF A FAMILY CAR, THINK OF IF EACH PART COULD SAY WHERE IS BEEN..
by Richard G
Wed May 13, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: differences in 25 and earlier frames from a 26
Replies: 17
Views: 1683

Re: differences in 25 and earlier frames from a 26

HOW BOUT THE RUNNING BOARD RACKETS ,
by Richard G
Wed May 13, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OIL PAN DIFFERENCE
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

Re: OIL PAN DIFFERENCE

those brackets were designed for a reason, this got me thinking, the pan is supported at three points, the engine and hogs head are two piece,under certain stress conditions like when the frame is twisting with the right front wheel is up and the left rear is up ,this would put a strain on the oil p...
by Richard G
Tue May 12, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Snow Broke the Top Bow
Replies: 9
Views: 1139

Re: Snow Broke the Top Bow

IM SHURE THOSE PARTS YOU PUT TOGETHER SEE A LOT WORSE WHEN THEY WERE LAYING IN A RUSTY WET LONELY DARK PLACE FORGOT UNTIL THEY WERE NEEDED TO BECOME WHAT WERE NOW LOOKING AT, WHEN I WAS A BOY THERE WAS A PILE OF T PARTS IN THE WOODS NOT FAR FROM WHERE IM SITTING RIGHT NOW, I WENT UP THERE A FEW YEAR...
by Richard G
Tue May 12, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Snow Broke the Top Bow
Replies: 9
Views: 1139

Re: Snow Broke the Top Bow

RICH, IF YOU DOM'T TAKE BETTER CARE OF THAT LITTLE GIRL I'M COMING AFTER HER. I HAVE A NICE DRY AND WARM PLACE TO KEEP HER.
by Richard G
Mon May 11, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Updated Transmission Oil Video (While Car is "Moving")
Replies: 16
Views: 1595

Re: Updated Transmission Oil Video (While Car is "Moving")

HI ,DUEY, SAY LOOKING AR YOUR PICTURE OF THE PLUGGED OIL TRANSFER TUBE, WHY WOULD IT NOT BE A GOOD TIME WHILE YOU HAVE THAT COVER OFF TO DRILL A HOLE IN FRONT OF IT AND PLUG IT WITH A BRASS PLUG,WHEN YOU WANT TO CHECK IF OIL IS STILL RUNNING THROUGH PULL THE PLUG. AND A GOOD TIME TO RUN A WIRE IN IF...
by Richard G
Mon May 11, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: W-T-B-- CARB PARTS
Replies: 0
Views: 434

W-T-B-- CARB PARTS

W-T-B- FOR A BRASS KINGSTON L 4-- GOOD USED BRASS FLOAT AND NEEDLE VALVE AND SEAT.
by Richard G
Mon May 11, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Updated Transmission Oil Video (While Car is "Moving")
Replies: 16
Views: 1595

Re: Updated Transmission Oil Video (While Car is "Moving")

MAX, YOUR ONTO SOMETHING GOOD, IT'S LIKE LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE SO TO SPEAK,NOW ADJUSTMENTS CAN BE MADE TO IMPROVE THE 100 YEAR OLD SYSTEM, THE[ SCREEN ]--[FILTER]--- IDEA IS A VERY GOOD ONE, BUT NOW IT CAN BE PERFECTED, IN A WAY TO SUTE FILTRATION AND OILING SYSTEMS, HENRY WOULD APPROVE.
by Richard G
Sun May 10, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OIL PAN DIFFERENCE
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

Re: OIL PAN DIFFERENCE

THANK YOU ALL, THOSE BRACKETS DAN, THANK YOU, NEVER WOULD HAVE THOUGHT OF THEM.
by Richard G
Sun May 10, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Breaking bead
Replies: 18
Views: 1760

Re: Breaking bead

IF ALL ELSE FAILS AND YOU KNOW SOMEONE WITH A CAR LIFT A 2X4 PLACED JUST RIGHT UNDER THE LIFT CLOSE TO THE PART WHERE THE ARMS ATTACH AND STEPPING ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WHEEL, THIS WORKS EVERY TIME FOR ME, [USE YOUR HEAD HERE, THE 2X4 NEEDS TO BE A STOUT ONE.
by Richard G
Sat May 09, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OIL PAN DIFFERENCE
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

OIL PAN DIFFERENCE

IS THE LONGER INSPECTION PLATE THE ONLY DIFFERENCE IN THE OIL PAN'S , CAN A SAY 1927 PAN WORK ON A 1925 ENGINE,I HAVE A EARLY FRAME, THINKING OF A SPEEDER, GOT A BUNCH OF ODD PARTS,
by Richard G
Mon May 04, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Transmission Oil Video
Replies: 53
Views: 4073

Re: Transmission Oil Video

RANDY, SOUND LIKE YOUR ON THE RIGHT TRACK, THIS IS WHAT'S SO GOOD AND INFORMATIVE WITH THIS FORUM, WHEN EVERY ONE PUTS THERE HEADS TOGETHER AND SOLVES PROBLEMS.
by Richard G
Mon May 04, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: PARTS OF MODEL T FORDS USED FOR OTHER THINGS,
Replies: 22
Views: 2938

Re: PARTS OF MODEL T FORDS USED FOR OTHER THINGS,

WAYNE, YOU GET THE BLUE STAR ON YOUR FORHEAD, THAT SAW IS SUPER, THANK YOU ALL FOR SHARING .LOOKS LIKE T THING WILL BE AROUND FOR ANOTHER HUNDRED YEARS.AND THEN SOME.
by Richard G
Mon May 04, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Transmission Oil Video
Replies: 53
Views: 4073

Re: Transmission Oil Video

ITS REAL'Y GOING TO BE INTERESTING WHEN THIS IS ALL SAID AND DONE, ANY ONE EVER HAD A PROBLEM THEY KNOW OF BECAUSE OF THE FILTER STARVING THE BANDS OF OIL ? HOW LONG HAVE YOU HAD THE FILTER IN PLACE AND HAS IT DONE ITS JOB WITH NO PROBLEMS, OTHER THAN THE MAGNET BEING FLUSHED OFF, PERHAPS A LITTLE P...
by Richard G
Mon May 04, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Please God, just one more mile........
Replies: 19
Views: 2217

Re: Please God, just one more mile........

AM I REAL'Y THAT OLD? IN MY DAY A BLOWOUT PATCH WOULD WORK HERE,[JUST KIDDING] ANY ONE REMEMBER THE BLOWOUT PATCH? IVE TAKEN TIRES APART AND FOUND LIFE MAGAZINE'S IN THEM, YES TDUMP OUR MAIL MAN DURING MUD SEASON USED A MODEL A TO DELIVER, AND HE DID THAT TOO, SIDEWALL BLOW OUT TREAD STILL GOOD, TO ...
by Richard G
Mon May 04, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: runnin' rough
Replies: 27
Views: 2259

Re: runnin' rough

HOW CAN ANY THING BE MORE SIMPLE, THE SKIP BY VINNY'S DISCRIPTION IS IN #2 CYL, I SAY SWITCH THE #2 CYL PLUG WITH THE #1 CYL PLUG, IF THE SKIP MOVES TO THE #1 CYL, THEN ITS THE PLUG AT FAULT. AFTER THAT IF YOU STILL HAVE A SKIP IN #2 THEN YOU NEED TO LOOK FURTHER, NEXT SIMPLE TEST WOULD BE A COMPRES...
by Richard G
Sun May 03, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Transmission Oil Video
Replies: 53
Views: 4073

Re: Transmission Oil Video

Scott, im to old to get under my dash, or i would see if there is a posability of some sort of deflecter that might catch oil tossed by the flywheel, perhaps under the screen, that would direct more oil at the bands, i woudn't think it would need to be very big,one, a slot that would run cross ways ...
by Richard G
Sun May 03, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Transmission Oil Video
Replies: 53
Views: 4073

Re: Transmission Oil Video

HALF TRACK DID A TEMPERATURE TEST, BY DRIVING THE CAR AND BRINGING THINGS UP TO OPERATING TEMP, FROM HIS REPORT, TEMP WITHIN THE TRANSMISSION WERE AROUND 380 DEG, THAT SEEMS A LITTLE COOL, BUT I'M THINKING THERE WILL BE OTHERS THAT MIGHT RUN A HIGHER TEMP UNDER DIFFERANT DRIVING CONDITIONS, THERE IS...
by Richard G
Sun May 03, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Measuring tools back in the day
Replies: 8
Views: 1430

Re: Measuring tools back in the day

I HAD A TOOL YEARS AGO, IT WAS MADE BY THE LOCAL BLACK SMITH FOR ME, I USED TO HANG OUT AT HIS SHOP, AND LEARNED SO MUCH WATCHING HIM WORK, IT WAS USED TO SET VALVE TIMING ON THE MODEL T ENGINE, IT WAS STAMPED-- EX--IN--- A TWO PIECE TOOL, WISH I STILL HAD IT, GOT MISPLACED OVER THE YEARS , MADE FRO...
by Richard G
Sat May 02, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: PARTS OF MODEL T FORDS USED FOR OTHER THINGS,
Replies: 22
Views: 2938

PARTS OF MODEL T FORDS USED FOR OTHER THINGS,

GOING BACK 50---60- YEARS THERE WAS A GUY I KNEW UP IN GAYSVILL VERMONT, HE BUILT A WIND POWER BATTERY CHARGER OUT OF A MODEL T BLOCK, HE CUT IT DOWN AND MOUNTED IT UP SIDE DOWN ON A PLAT FORM BOLTED TO THE BRAKE DRUM OF HALF THE T REAR END, ,IT HAD A THREE BLADE PROP , USED THE MAG TO CHARGE THE BA...
by Richard G
Sat May 02, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: runnin' rough
Replies: 27
Views: 2259

Re: runnin' rough

VINNY, A SIMPLE TEST IS TO CHANGE #2 PLUG WITH ANOTHER PLUG ,LIKE #1 IF THE SKIP FOLLOWS THE PLUG CHANGE, ITS THE PLUG THAT'S THE PROBLEM, LIKE GRAMP ALWAYS SAID KISS--KEEP IT SIMPLE STUPID, CANT BE THE COIL, CANT BE THE WIRE, IF AFTER CHANGING THE PLUG THE SKIP IS STILL AT # 2, CK THE COMPRESSION, ...
by Richard G
Fri May 01, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Transmission Oil Video
Replies: 53
Views: 4073

Re: Transmission Oil Video

RICK, CRACKED DRUM'S, ITS MY THOUGHT'S , LACK OF OIL WONT CRACK A STEEL DRUM BY ITS SELF, FRICTION CAUSED BY MOVEMENT UNDER STRESS WOULD BE THE CULPRIT AS WELL, WHAT TYPE DRIVING DO YOU DO, HILLY, STOP AND GO, HOW HARD DO YOU NEED TO PUSH THE DRIVE PEDAL, TO GET UNDER WAY, ALL THE DRUMS ARE SPINNING...
by Richard G
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Transmission Oil Video
Replies: 53
Views: 4073

Re: Transmission Oil Video

THANK YOU MAX, THAT IS VERY INTERESTING INDEED, INTERESTED TO KNOW WAS THE OIL UP TO OPERATING TEMPITURE ? would the hot oil pass thru the screen faster, yes i think the larger hole would allow smaller particals to pass through, even so, that screen is capituring a great amount of floaters that othe...
by Richard G
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Difference between detergent oil and non-detergent
Replies: 16
Views: 1720

Re: Difference between detergent oil and non-detergent

YES HERE WE GO AGAIN! NORMAN YOUR WORDING DON'T GIVE THE 30--N-D MUCH OF A CHANCE,I'M FROM THE OLD SCHOOL IM 82 AND OVER 65 YEARS OF TWISTING THE WRENCH, IVE BEEN UP AND DOWN THIS TREE MANY TIMES, TRYING TO MAKE PEOPLE UNDERSTAND THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DETERGENT AND NON DETERGENT , THE DETERGENT OIL...
by Richard G
Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Conversation starter...Oh the possibilities
Replies: 25
Views: 2282

Re: Conversation starter...Oh the possibilities

THAT'S A GREAT IDEA, THE DUCK I THINK WOULD BE PERFECT, A FEW YEARS BACK I RESTORED A M-D- INTERNATIONAL TRACTOR, I PUT A MODEL OF A JOHN DEERE IN THE GLASS AIR FILTER, IT WAS MOST A YEAR BEFORE IT WAS FOUND, NOW I SEE THEM A LOT AT THE SHOWS. GOTTA HAVE SOME FUN ONCE IN A WHILE.
by Richard G
Sun Apr 26, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 621
Views: 69507

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

DON, my hats off to you, super work, its been a hoot watching the progress, it will be great to see the ford on its first run, here is a photo i found years ago in a old buld. thank you for taking us along on its new life, very enjoyable,,greg.
by Richard G
Sat Apr 25, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: shutters
Replies: 7
Views: 1008

Re: shutters

WOW, IVE SEEN THE SOFT WINTER COVER, BUT THE ONE ADVERTISED IN THAT PAPER HAD 15 STEEL LOUVERS OPERATED WITH A VACCUM CYLINDER, AND IT WAS FORM FITTED TO A TALL- T --RADIATOR, IT LOOKED TOO GOOD TO HAVE BEEN HOME MADE, JUST WHEN YOU THINK YOUVE SEEN EVERY THING, I REMEMBER MY FATHER STICKING CARD BO...
by Richard G
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: shutters
Replies: 7
Views: 1008

shutters

looking through a auction paper the other day [old had been done] there was a set of shutters fitted over a 26 or7 radiator, it looked factory, has any one seen those, were they factory made for the t ?, as my grandmother would say---in all my born days i never see one.--- why? , no heater--to use t...
by Richard G
Fri Apr 24, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: COMPLETE ADDRESS NEEDED
Replies: 2
Views: 686

Re: COMPLETE ADDRESS NEEDED

HI MARK, IM 82 AND HAVE A TIME WITH USING THIS GADGET AS IT IS, I'M JUST TRYING TO FIND HOMES FOR THINGS I COLLECTED OVER THE YEARS THINKING I WOULD HAVE USE FOR THEM, I DON'T HAVE ALL THAT MUCH TO PART WITH , SO I GUESS IF THEY WANT TO DEAL WITH ME THEY WILL HAVE TO ON MY TERMS. THANK YOU ANY HOW. ...
by Richard G
Fri Apr 24, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: COMPLETE ADDRESS NEEDED
Replies: 2
Views: 686

COMPLETE ADDRESS NEEDED

THIS HAS HAPPEN SEVERAL TIMES, AND IT DELAYS EVERY THING , WHEN YOU SEND NOTICE TO PURCHASE A PART , PLEASE GIVE YOUR COMPLETE ADDRESS,---- WHEN ANY PART OF YOUR ADDRESS IS LEFT OUT IT STALLS EVERY THING IN ITS TRACKS,--- [NAME---- STREET--- HOUSE NUMBER ----CITY---- STATE-- AND-- ZIP. I LIVE IN THE...
by Richard G
Thu Apr 23, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Where is the T?
Replies: 6
Views: 958

Re: Where is the T?

STANDING ROOM ONLY--
by Richard G
Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Please help identify these cars
Replies: 5
Views: 1796

Re: OT - Please help identify these cars

hi there, the first ohoto is a 34 Chevrolet---SECOND --36 STANDARD CHEVROLET---THIRD--39 LASALLE---FORTH---29 CHEVROLET--490. I AT ONE TIME HAD ALL OF THEM, MY FAVORITE WAS THE --MINE WAS A 40- LASALLE .SAME THING AS THE 39,MAN WOULD THAT CAR GO,
by Richard G
Mon Apr 20, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: look what i found
Replies: 11
Views: 1927

Re: look what i found

HAP,-- your statement about seeing things that may have been missed on first look, take a close look at the crank , looks like the crank in photo to the right looks shorter and has a bullbis looking grip, (love those big head lights,) i never see them, did they make it to the market ? , I wish i kne...
by Richard G
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: HORN
Replies: 1
Views: 613

HORN

WORKS V-LOUD VIBRATOR TYPE, $20 PLUS ACTUAL POSTAGE
by Richard G
Sun Apr 19, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: rear gearing
Replies: 5
Views: 830

Re: rear gearing

TONY, WHEN YOU SAY TO MANY SHIMS, HARD ON RING BOTS, ARE YOU SHIMMING THE GEAR OR PINION, I KNOW YEARS AGO (50S,) I LOOKED HARD TO FIND 4-11 GEARS FOR MY 40 FORD, THANK YOU FOR TAKING THE TIME WITH THE INFORMATION, IVE FOOLED WITH ONE OR TWO REARS, USING PERSION BLUE, ONE WAS A BENTLEY, MAN IT WAS T...
by Richard G
Sun Apr 19, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: rear gearing
Replies: 5
Views: 830

rear gearing

still learning ,i heard long ago if you lived in hilly country, the dealer would put lower gearing in the rear end, just one of those thing ive wonder'd about over the years, how many gear sets available for the t, i know my 21 likes to scamper down the road at 30 mph, and it takes a good hill to ha...
by Richard G
Sat Apr 18, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: look what i found
Replies: 11
Views: 1927

look what i found

it pays ,when you get a chance to do some rummageing , to look in every nook where there might be something put there to keep it safe, well i got a chance to go through a old shed in RI, found lots of goodies,and tucked up over head wrap'd. in a folder was a book and pictures, one of witch is this 1...
by Richard G
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: The discussion of different hobbies.
Replies: 21
Views: 3032

Re: The discussion of different hobbies.

OH YES, FORGOT IM ONE OF THE FOUR THAT GOT THE GRANITE STATE GAS AND STEAM ENGINE CLUB STARTED BACK IN 74, HAVE BUILT TWO I 1/2 LOCOS, ONE 440--AND A CLY SHAY. AND HAD MANY ENGINES OVER THE YEARS, GAS & STEAM. LOVE TALKING ABOUT THEM.