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by springerpete
Fri May 01, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Pickup Bed Floor
Replies: 4
Views: 505

Re: Pickup Bed Floor

Before you put the metal PU box on the car you built a wood platform surrounded with sheet metal. The hardwood "decking" of the metal box is held in place with metal strips that rest on top of the hardwood. The long bolts go through the metal strips, decking and the wood platform underneath. Short b...
by springerpete
Wed Dec 04, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: akuret oil gauge
Replies: 3
Views: 680

Re: akuret oil gauge

Bobt: I made my own. Used a brass elbow at the bottom, I think its called a street elbow, 1/2" copper tubing, a 3/8" brass bolt for the top. All painted black. Threaded to tube for the elbow and the 3/8" bolt. Drilled the bolt and drove in a length of 1/8" or 3/16" ss rod. Figured the hole thru the ...
by springerpete
Mon Sep 23, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The cost of Model T travel
Replies: 24
Views: 2600

Re: The cost of Model T travel

I think we should all send Steve a dollar to help finance another trip as long as he promises to report back to us. His pictures and journal are really great and easy to follow. I find many parts of his travel experiences are familiar to me although it was a 1940 Chevy sedan in 1946. So Steve, what'...
by springerpete
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for a good time near Orlando on Wednesday...
Replies: 8
Views: 1343

Re: Looking for a good time near Orlando on Wednesday...

Too bad you will not be around on Saturday as there is an " all ford " show at the Ford-Edison museum in Ft. Meyers,