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by John bevardos
Wed May 27, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 21" Split Rims
Replies: 17
Views: 1031

Re: 21" Split Rims

Hi Scott,
I have used them in the past --back in the 90s , and were very pleased with them . I believe Mclearan mfg were making them. Top notch!

john
by John bevardos
Fri May 22, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: rebuilding 1916 differential
Replies: 11
Views: 510

Re: rebuilding 1916 differential

My 24 roadster diff blew apart after the babbit thrust washers broke--no brakes is pretty scary . I rebuilt with brass thrust washers and added a/c brakes. john
by John bevardos
Tue May 05, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Frontenac Recreation Engine-Turn Key
Replies: 10
Views: 1276

Re: FS Frontenac Recreation Engine-Turn Key

Congrats Hank! Do you still have the Olds head engine ?
by John bevardos
Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.

Sold,thank you mtfca!
by John bevardos
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.

Send PM for pics,I can't seem to get them to load
by John bevardos
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.

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by John bevardos
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Fs,24-27 high round tube radiator.

This came off my 27 years ago and has been sitting. Was not leaking at time of removal.350.00
by John bevardos
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS...1914 brass radiator.
Replies: 1
Views: 403

FS...1914 brass radiator.

Round tube,I got it with a parts lot.untested.350.00
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by John bevardos
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: RATTLE CAN ACRYLIC LACQUER
Replies: 13
Views: 1305

Re: RATTLE CAN ACRYLIC LACQUER

I have used the duplicolor paint shop system with the preval sprayer with good results. You can get it at most auto parts stores and comes premixed.

John
by John bevardos
Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lizard head
Replies: 8
Views: 1232

Re: Lizard head

Roger ,
did you just bolt it on or did you do any other mods?
by John bevardos
Thu Mar 12, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lizard head
Replies: 8
Views: 1232

Lizard head

I know, was made over a decade ago but is anyone still running this head?


thanks
John
by John bevardos
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: searching for a speedster
Replies: 19
Views: 2836

Re: searching for a speedster

Ok Rod ,
when its time to sell, call me !
by John bevardos
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Winfield carburetor question
Replies: 1
Views: 417

Winfield carburetor question

Good evening gents, I have a Winfield BB S updraft carburetor. But it turns out the float chamber is for a downdraft, are there any issues with the way the carburetor would run as is? Thanks again, John
by John bevardos
Fri Feb 28, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: More progress on my Stromberg OF project
Replies: 5
Views: 634

Re: More progress on my Stromberg OF project

Are you going to make any for sale?
by John bevardos
Fri Feb 28, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS ODDS AND ENDS
Replies: 18
Views: 976

Re: FS ODDS AND ENDS

13 and 7 I meant
by John bevardos
Fri Feb 28, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS ODDS AND ENDS
Replies: 18
Views: 976

Re: FS ODDS AND ENDS

mark , ill take 11 and 7
by John bevardos
Fri Feb 28, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: searching for a speedster
Replies: 19
Views: 2836

Re: searching for a speedster

that's the one, I was looking into that , but not enough cash . She is a beauty though. I hope you grab it.
by John bevardos
Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stromberg OE-1 how to set questions
Replies: 11
Views: 645

Re: Stromberg OE-1 how to set questions

Donnie ,
is that a custom intake you are running?

john
by John bevardos
Wed Feb 26, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: searching for a speedster
Replies: 19
Views: 2836

Re: searching for a speedster

Rod,
is this the green one in NorCal?
by John bevardos
Sun Feb 23, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Source for winfiled s and sr carb kits ?
Replies: 4
Views: 511

Re: Source for winfiled s and sr carb kits ?

Hi Pat,
he has them but, wow.....very pricey !!

thank you

John
by John bevardos
Fri Feb 21, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Source for winfiled s and sr carb kits ?
Replies: 4
Views: 511

Source for winfiled s and sr carb kits ?

anyone know who is making them since Barry Bower stopped?

thanks fellas
by John bevardos
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: connecting rod size
Replies: 6
Views: 664

Re: connecting rod size

Guys, thank you for all the replies. Dan, PM sent. Thank you, John
by John bevardos
Fri Feb 07, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: connecting rod size
Replies: 6
Views: 664

connecting rod size

Hi guys , my basic math has left me ----- I have a crank that was ground .005 undersize and my connecting rod choices are either std or .010. Should I use the std size rods and take shims away or should I scrape the .010 down? Btw--its to replace existing rods in the engine already . Thank you John
by John bevardos
Thu Feb 06, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS REAR HUB PULLER
Replies: 10
Views: 724

Re: FS REAR HUB PULLER

ill take it
by John bevardos
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Freeze Crack Repair
Replies: 34
Views: 3106

Re: Freeze Crack Repair

Chris ,
who is doing the welding for you?

john
by John bevardos
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1922 Touring for sale.
Replies: 10
Views: 3505

Re: 1922 Touring for sale.

Scott ,
you are right , I just looked at Hemmings ---lots of bargains for pre-war cars . I guess we are a dying breed.

john
by John bevardos
Tue Jan 14, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB ---STD OR .005 OS CONNECTING RODS
Replies: 3
Views: 461

WTB ---STD OR .005 OS CONNECTING RODS

anyone have a newly babbitted set for sale?
by John bevardos
Thu Nov 28, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 13/32x16 Taps
Replies: 30
Views: 2078

Re: 13/32x16 Taps

email sent
by John bevardos
Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Assortment of parts for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Re: Assortment of parts for sale

email sent
by John bevardos
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Question about new tool??
Replies: 31
Views: 2489

Re: Question about new tool??

me too....
by John bevardos
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Saw this on Facebook...Thoughts?
Replies: 15
Views: 1607

Re: Saw this on Facebook...Thoughts?

Ha ha !!!!
I work for Land Rover ---will post this in my office !!



John
by John bevardos
Fri Oct 04, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A nice send off
Replies: 10
Views: 1358

Re: A nice send off

God bless.
by John bevardos
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Source of knock found!
Replies: 6
Views: 958

Re: Source of knock found!

Forgot to add....looks like a recent rebuild...all looks new inside and has all shims in rods and mains...all was fine until this... :|
by John bevardos
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Source of knock found!
Replies: 6
Views: 958

Source of knock found!

OK Model T brothers and sisters, with a good advice from Hank in Tennessee, I checked the wrist pin bolts for my knock, and they were all tight. I started probing further and I noticed some Babbitt coming off the thrust surfaces of the connecting rods. So it turns out I have 3 connecting rods where,...
by John bevardos
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Home-Built HCCT Project
Replies: 37
Views: 3364

Re: Home-Built HCCT Project

looks excellent! Where did you get the crank and pointer from?

John
by John bevardos
Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Engine knock
Replies: 4
Views: 499

Re: Engine knock

Thank you Hank, will definitely give that a try. John
by John bevardos
Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Engine knock
Replies: 4
Views: 499

Re: Engine knock

Hi Hank, was kind of thinking the same thing because the rod was nice and tight on the journal so I left it alone. Thank you, John
by John bevardos
Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Engine knock
Replies: 4
Views: 499

Engine knock

Hi all, can't find my manual so I'm going to ask the professors here. Motor has a knock when it is just coasting not accelerating and not D accelerating. Number one rod was a tad loose could move it by hand so I remove to shims it's nice. Still had the knock as I drove it, shorted out all cylinders ...
by John bevardos
Sat Sep 14, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Huge Sale of Model T & A Ford parts,tools accessories
Replies: 5
Views: 735

Re: Huge Sale of Model T & A Ford parts,tools accessories

Jbevardos @hotmail.com

Thanks,john
by John bevardos
Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Still drives first car.... $47.50 bargain
Replies: 7
Views: 1293

Re: Still drives first car.... $47.50 bargain

Ha ! Looks like us 50 somethings will keep the hobby alive! :D
by John bevardos
Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Still drives first car.... $47.50 bargain
Replies: 7
Views: 1293

Re: Still drives first car.... $47.50 bargain

my wife saw this and says that's gonna be me ---- I have noooo problem with that !
by John bevardos
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Why great cars don't sell?
Replies: 34
Views: 3591

Re: Why great cars don't sell?

Chris ,
exactly my thoughts!! Happens every time here in L.A.

john
by John bevardos
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB--HI-VOLUME INTAKE
Replies: 4
Views: 714

Re: WTB--HI-VOLUME INTAKE

Hi David,
the same as the vendors. Apparently they are all out.
by John bevardos
Tue Aug 06, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB--HI-VOLUME INTAKE
Replies: 4
Views: 714

WTB--HI-VOLUME INTAKE

tile says it all.
by John bevardos
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: holley straight through nh
Replies: 3
Views: 645

Re: holley straight through nh

Thanks a bunch guys!!
by John bevardos
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: holley straight through nh
Replies: 3
Views: 645

holley straight through nh

question,
Can I swap my mixture needle on my 26-27 pick up to use a nh straight through?
by John bevardos
Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This is becoming ridiculous!
Replies: 50
Views: 4716

Re: This is becoming ridiculous!

And why do I want to move outta here???!! West Palm Beach , here I come!!
by John bevardos
Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done to your Model T in July?
Replies: 113
Views: 12957

Re: What have you done to your Model T in July?

Had to go into work today, but decide to shake it up a little over here with a light traffic she cruised on the freeway like a dream.[image]
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by John bevardos
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My First Model T. 1921 roadster
Replies: 25
Views: 2206

Re: My First Model T. 1921 roadster

Chris,
I live just right down the road from you in Canoga park, And a Santa Monica native too!! PM me if you need any help. Have plenty of tools , some spares and can rebuild you coils if needed.

John
by John bevardos
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How many hours should it take...
Replies: 8
Views: 1425

Re: How many hours should it take...

Hi Craig,

who is doing the Babbitt work?

john
by John bevardos
Thu Jun 27, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: cam bearings
Replies: 6
Views: 1056

Re: cam bearings

Hi John,
I believe that Gene French sells re-babbited bearings. Might try to reach out to him.


John
by John bevardos
Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Question re domed pistons and a Ricardo head
Replies: 2
Views: 527

Re: Question re domed pistons and a Ricardo head

domed, as in high-compression... no. They will hit the head. Use stock pistons. John
by John bevardos
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: INSERT ROD BEARINGS--LONG TEM REPORT?
Replies: 26
Views: 3648

Re: INSERT ROD BEARINGS--LONG TEM REPORT?

Hi Scott,
yes it has . How many miles have you logged since the installation?
by John bevardos
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: INSERT ROD BEARINGS--LONG TEM REPORT?
Replies: 26
Views: 3648

INSERT ROD BEARINGS--LONG TEM REPORT?

Has anyone been using the Snyder inserted rods with splash have any reports on how they are holding up?

John
by John bevardos
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Sherman Sure Fire Twin Plug Head
Replies: 16
Views: 2315

Re: Sherman Sure Fire Twin Plug Head

mike, its to add a temp sensor ---if wanted . John
by John bevardos
Mon May 27, 2019 12:57 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS roll of NOS band lining material
Replies: 18
Views: 2453

Re: FS roll of NOS band lining material

Hi Spencer, is this material very hard and rigid or is it flexible enough to use inside the transmission. Thank you, John
by John bevardos
Fri May 24, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: I Timer free start?
Replies: 26
Views: 2417

Re: I Timer free start?

Tom,
how are you liking the I-timer?


john
by John bevardos
Tue May 21, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FREE
Replies: 22
Views: 3692

Re: FREE

I'll take it
by John bevardos
Fri May 10, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Strobo Spark
Replies: 2
Views: 682

Re: Strobo Spark

pm sent
by John bevardos
Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Riley Multi-Lift Valve Actuators
Replies: 29
Views: 3703

Re: Riley Multi-Lift Valve Actuators

Ok Les,
put me on the waiting list !

john
by John bevardos
Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

btt
by John bevardos
Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

Ttt
by John bevardos
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

BTT
by John bevardos
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

Btt
by John bevardos
Sun Mar 31, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

send pm for more pics or questions, have problem downloading pics
by John bevardos
Sun Mar 31, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

Re: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

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by John bevardos
Sun Mar 31, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1225

FS..MID TEENS BLOCKS

I have three engine blocks for sale casting date 12-19-16 2-26-18 3-26-18. The first has a dime-sized hole in the block that can easily be repaired with J-B Weld no other cracks seen. The second block has expansion Cracks by the water inlet due to freezing did not penetrate the block and easily coul...
by John bevardos
Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Best Black Paint For Painting a T?
Replies: 25
Views: 3292

Re: Best Black Paint For Painting a T?

Allan,
took the words out of my mouth!!

john
by John bevardos
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Best Black Paint For Painting a T?
Replies: 25
Views: 3292

Re: Best Black Paint For Painting a T?

I have used Duplicolor paint shop system gloss black laquer and great results . Its inexpensive and I shot out doors.

John
by John bevardos
Thu Mar 21, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: New Brass Valve Stem and Cap
Replies: 4
Views: 807

Re: New Brass Valve Stem and Cap

Hi Rick , email was sent now
by John bevardos
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: New Brass Valve Stem and Cap
Replies: 4
Views: 807

Re: New Brass Valve Stem and Cap

pm sent
by John bevardos
Mon Feb 04, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS: Model camshaft bearings
Replies: 2
Views: 792

Re: FS: Model camshaft bearings

pm sent
by John bevardos
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Wierd exhaust manifold Ford or what??
Replies: 9
Views: 1493

Re: Wierd exhaust manifold Ford or what??

I believe its for a Simmons vaporizer.
by John bevardos
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: undercoat/sealer
Replies: 20
Views: 2449

Re: undercoat/sealer

Mark,
how does your huckster perform with the chevy head?
by John bevardos
Mon Jan 14, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Restored in VGC cast end Muffler
Replies: 9
Views: 1793

Re: FS Restored in VGC cast end Muffler

very good condition.