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by Gene_French
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha Swapmeet 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1434

Re: Chickasha Swapmeet 2021

Darel:
you may want to consider coming to the Chickasha meet ... usually much milder weather than even here in northern Colorado ... USUALLY ... anyway , there is always a good bunch of people to meet and visit with and i have always enjoyed the weekend ...always an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Fri Jan 22, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Bakersfield 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1724

Re: Bakersfield 2021

Frank:
i would certainly consider a pre-war meet in Phoenix ... would be an excellent choice for a meet ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha Swapmeet 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1434

Re: Chickasha Swapmeet 2021

March 19-20 ... vendors can usually enter their spaces late Thursday afternoon to get setup for Friday /Saturday sales ... i will be in my usual spaces in the south building and will post items i will have in addition to my babbitt bearing tooling ... others will also list items that they want or wi...
by Gene_French
Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha Swapmeet 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 1434

Chickasha Swapmeet 2021

spoke with Sizie Ersland yesterday regarding plans for the Chickasha Swapmeet in March ... plans are for a good meet ... all pending local plandemic restrictions ... at this point restaurants and bars are open for business ( closings at 11:00 pm ) ... i plan on being in my spaces in the south buildi...
by Gene_French
Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Bakersfield 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 1724

Re: Bakersfield 2021

Spoke with Suzie Ersland at Chickasha yesterday ... so far all is GO for the March meet at Chickasha ... they are keeping an eye on the plandemic news and local health warnings and restrictions ... but plans are for a good meet this year ...Always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Where did Dodge brothers make parts for the Model T
Replies: 13
Views: 767

Re: Where did Dodge brothers make parts for the Model T

Gentlemen: the Dodge Brothers were always known for their hard work and honest ethic ... i have never read where they never had a body guard as did Henry ... if they encountered a conflict they would handle it on their own ... i have also read where there was much more to the "crutch" story than is ...
by Gene_French
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Rebabbitted ball cap , machined to needed size
Replies: 0
Views: 95

Rebabbitted ball cap , machined to needed size

Rebabbitted ball cap ( 4th main ) ... can machine to size as needed ... size range from standard down to 1.500" diameter ...EXCHANGE NEEDED ... price $50.00 + $15.05 postage in lower 48 states, actual postage outside this area or INTERNATIONAL ...Gene French 49519 cr.23 Nunn, CO. 80648 phone 970-581...
by Gene_French
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:14 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 18
Views: 3243

Re: timing cover centering gage

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by Gene_French
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A ford mainbearing mold
Replies: 4
Views: 913

Re: Model A ford mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: A crankshaft / T block mainbearing mold
Replies: 3
Views: 894

Re: A crankshaft / T block mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Babbitt
Replies: 18
Views: 1207

Re: Babbitt

George: i recommend N-F smelters ... the Nickle 2 babbitt is correct for our use and is designed for automotive high speed high pressure applications ...also N-F smelters will sell in small quantities that suit our small business or hobby situations ... good people to deal with ...always an optimist...
by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: A crankshaft / T block mainbearing mold
Replies: 3
Views: 894

Re: A crankshaft / T block mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A ford mainbearing mold
Replies: 4
Views: 913

Re: Model A ford mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 18
Views: 3243

Re: timing cover centering gage

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by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 23
Views: 4136

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:32 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: carburettor
Replies: 7
Views: 967

Re: carburettor

Stan:
i really do not know either ... i have seen the literature that states "as used on Dodge Brothers cars " ... i think this is just to say that DB used Stewart carbs. , this would be a good endorsement for Stewart ... always an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Merry Christmas to all !
Replies: 18
Views: 958

Re: Merry Christmas to all !

To All: yes Merry Christmas , and a Happy and prosperous New Year ... my family has much to celebrate this year ...my 36 year old daughter is recovering from a brain anurism and resulting stroke ... after 5 weeks in the hospital she is awake and regaining her muscle control and is alert and aware of...
by Gene_French
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: carburettor
Replies: 7
Views: 967

Re: carburettor

Stan: what model early Dodge ? i have never seen a Dodge Brothers carb. with 4 bolt hole pattern on mounting plate ... i also have several of these carbs. and have never been sure what they fit ...all the DB engines i have seen had a 2 bolt mount ...the early models being up draft on the driver side...
by Gene_French
Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings

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by Gene_French
Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)
Replies: 4
Views: 426

Re: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)

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by Gene_French
Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 23
Views: 4136

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 23
Views: 4136

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)
Replies: 4
Views: 426

Re: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)

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by Gene_French
Tue Dec 01, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings

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by Gene_French
Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-babbitted main bearing caps,laminated shim set
Replies: 0
Views: 171

Re-babbitted main bearing caps,laminated shim set

For sale : Rebabbitted Model T main bearing sets , laminated shim set and timesaver lapping compound ... re-babbitted using tin base automotive high speed babbitt (SAE#2 Government Genuine alloy )... will supply caps bored to Standard diameter or customer specified dimension ... price of $145.00 inc...
by Gene_French
Fri Nov 20, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: An idea I tried today
Replies: 6
Views: 1049

Re: An idea I tried today

Les:
i have bored the babbitt lined inserts of the 5 mainbearing Dodge Brothers 4 cyl. engines by placing bronze bushings in the #2 and #4 mainbearing saddle in the block and the inserts in the center mainbearing saddle ... worked great ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 2 up 2 down project
Replies: 23
Views: 1499

Re: 2 up 2 down project

Les:
sent email ...
by Gene_French
Mon Nov 09, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)
Replies: 4
Views: 426

Re: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)

will also be interested in purchasing quantities of decent cores to re-babbitt ... i plan on attending Chickasha and Mcpherson and our regional swapmeets next year ... can pickup at a meet to eliminate the postage cost ...always an optimist ...Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings

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by Gene_French
Tue Nov 03, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)
Replies: 4
Views: 426

Re: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)

should have added my email address gfrench1953@hotmail.com
by Gene_French
Tue Nov 03, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done to your T this November
Replies: 37
Views: 2516

What have you done to your T this November

I will start the topic out ... in addition to voting ,I re-babbitted 39 model T ball caps ( 4th.mains) ... i will be working on building up inventory in hopes of a prosperous year in 2021 ... with hopes that our lives will return to a pre-plandemic routine and we can again enjoy our lives and cars ....
by Gene_French
Mon Nov 02, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)
Replies: 4
Views: 426

Re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th. main)

Re-babbitted model T ball caps ... machined to standard or your needed diameter ... price is $45 + exchange + $15.05 medium flat rate postage in lower 48 states ... actual postage outside this area ...Gene French 970-581-2808
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by Gene_French
Sat Oct 31, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Mag rebuild with worn mains..
Replies: 8
Views: 495

Re: Mag rebuild with worn mains..

Dex:
.005 clearance on the thrust is in a very safe range ... i set new bearings at .003 to .004 clearance ... run it and enjoy ...always an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Snow in October in Montana
Replies: 17
Views: 917

Re: Snow in October in Montana

Stan:
bunch of snow here too ... and very cold , currently -4 and a low of -9 is forecast for the evening with more snow .. is helping slow 2 of the states big fires ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Sun Oct 25, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Ball cap , re-babbitted and bored to Std. or your specified diameter
Replies: 20
Views: 3631

Re: Ball cap , re-babbitted and bored to Std. or your specified diameter

Larry: i have re-babbitted cam bearings for my own use ... this requires that you start with good shells , the bearing halves are often worn out of round on the outside diameter ... this condition and any wear in the bearing bore of the block makes for a loose bearing ... also , the difficulty in ge...
by Gene_French
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 23
Views: 4136

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Piston Clearance - Aluminum pistons
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Re: Piston Clearance

Anthonie:
i use .004" on the currently available aluminum pistons... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 23
Views: 4136

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 10
Views: 1560

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )
Replies: 6
Views: 1164

Re: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )

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by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 10
Views: 1560

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Mon Sep 28, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )
Replies: 6
Views: 1164

Re: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )

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by Gene_French
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Distributor wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 542

Re: Distributor wanted

Lorenzo:
i sold 2 several months ago on the MTFCA classifieds ... i have used these and liked them ... they are fairly current production and should be easy to find ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Mon Sep 21, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: wire wheel spoke separation...
Replies: 11
Views: 723

Re: wire wheel spoke separation...

Alan:
drilling the 5/16 hole works well , i will heat the spoke to make it streach and extend into the drilled hole then weld ... when the spoke cools it is under some tension ... has worked well for me ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Distributor wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 542

Re: Distributor wanted

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by Gene_French
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 18
Views: 3243

Re: timing cover centering gage

Dennis:
centering gage went out yesterday via priority mail ... you should have it by mid week next week ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb 28 chevy adapter plate
Replies: 6
Views: 611

Re: Wtb 28 chevy adapter plate

Matt: it has been several years since i calculated the mechanical compression ratio of the adapter plate Scott machined ... seems to have been 5.7:1 as supplied ... this design can be machined on the cylinder head side 3/16" without any need to increase the depth of the socket head screws that are u...
by Gene_French
Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb 28 chevy adapter plate
Replies: 6
Views: 611

Re: Wtb 28 chevy adapter plate

Matt: i will pass your contact info. onto Scott Hansen ( my neighbor) ... i don't know the current status of finished/un-finished plates or shipment status ... i do know that he has some done , in various stages of completion ... sorry i can not give more details on this project ...always an optimis...
by Gene_French
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings

Note: this is your DISASSEMBLED and CLEANED motor block ... always an optimist ...Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 961

Re-Babbitting service , Model T main bearings

this is my "home rebuilders special" ... i re-babbitt and linebore the mainbearings in your COMPLETLY disassembled Model T motor block ... this is for standard configuration mainbearings , crankshafts and caps only ... the customer is responsible for determining the suitability of the motor block ,c...
by Gene_French
Sat Sep 05, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Bosch dist. $125. Sold
Replies: 2
Views: 526

Re: Bosch dist. $125

Mike:
will purchase , sent email ...always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Thu Sep 03, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: F-S N.O.S. Accessory 1926-7 headlight bar
Replies: 7
Views: 728

Re: F-S N.O.S. Accessory 1926-7 headlight bar

Bob:
assume you got my paypal payment ...always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 18
Views: 3243

Re: timing cover centering gage

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by Gene_French
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )
Replies: 6
Views: 1164

Re: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )

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by Gene_French
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )
Replies: 20
Views: 4455

Re: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )

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by Gene_French
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 10
Views: 1560

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Thu Aug 20, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Is this an early Gene French design?
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: Is this an early Gene French design?

Gentlemen: looks as though someone will get a great deal ... shipping will be a bit of a shocker , i think that shipping will run more than the estimate ... anyway , someone will get a great unit for a small price...also , this frame appears to be drilled for both models T and A/B ...always an optim...
by Gene_French
Wed Aug 19, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Is this an early Gene French design?
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: Is this an early Gene French design?

Steve T.
unlike KRW linebore , my boring bits have always been adjustable ... this eliminates the need for a reamer for every size crankshaft and also allows boring different diameters within the same motor block if needed ...always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Aug 19, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Is this an early Gene French design?
Replies: 8
Views: 1203

Re: Is this an early Gene French design?

Steven: YES, that is one of my DUCTILE 80 cast iron line bore units ... is probably a 20+ year old unit ... uses a micrometer head for the tool offset gage ... also i don't think that the fine adjust screw was in the boring bar for easy setting of boring bit ... still a very good unit ... this will ...
by Gene_French
Mon Aug 10, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: OT Dodge Brothers 1920 gas cap needed
Replies: 16
Views: 1349

Re: OT Dodge Brothers 1920 gas cap needed

Mark:
i will look around in my DB parts ... i am sure i have a cap IF i can find it ... am currently adding on my shop building and have stuff piled on top of piles of stuff ... too much stuff ! always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB roadster door latch and hinges passenger side
Replies: 0
Views: 476

WTB roadster door latch and hinges passenger side

wanted passenger side door latch and hinges for 1926 roadster ... always an optimist ... Gene French 970-581-2808 or email gfrench1953@hotmail.com
by Gene_French
Thu Jul 30, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Found something interesting?
Replies: 11
Views: 1860

Re: Found something interesting?

Dan:
i have a bunch of Dodge Brothers parts ... a complete 1925 touring car , a 1917 Roadster cut down and several chassis ... great cars , powerful and reliable ... always an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: I ALMOST GAVE UP........,
Replies: 92
Views: 6854

Re: I ALMOST GAVE UP........,

Danny: the world and especially our country needs many more adults that will take the time to teach others of all ages , but most especially our children ... practical skills and fact and inspire an interest in all things , teach confidence and high personal values ... build men and women of charact...
by Gene_French
Mon Jul 20, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1926/27 roadster doors and hinges
Replies: 0
Views: 512

1926/27 roadster doors and hinges

wanted to buy , a decent set of roadster doors and hinges for 1926 T roadster project ... always an optimist ...Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: I ALMOST GAVE UP........,
Replies: 92
Views: 6854

Re: I ALMOST GAVE UP........,

Henry:
you are to be commended ... an investment in our childrens future is time well spent ... we shall never give up , we shall remain strong and rightfully defiant and we shall stand for what is right and good ...always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: duplex spare tire carrier
Replies: 3
Views: 922

Re: duplex spare tire carrier

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by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford mainbearing mold
Replies: 7
Views: 1305

Re: Model A Ford mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 10
Views: 1560

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 23
Views: 4136

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 30
Views: 5287

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

to the top again , thanks MTFCA
by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 31
Views: 4738

Re: Mainbearing mold

to the top again , thanks MTFCA
by Gene_French
Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: aluminum intake manifold and carburator
Replies: 7
Views: 1450

Re: aluminum intake manifold and carburator

the intake/carb. is spoken for ...thank you Ryan S. and MTFCA
by Gene_French
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: aluminum intake manifold and carburator
Replies: 7
Views: 1450

aluminum intake manifold and carburator

for sale: aluminum intake and aftermarket carburator ( model A carb. )... this is an aftermarket ( performance?) manifold of unknown manufacturer ... carb. will benefit from a rebuild ... manifold has a 1/8" pipe thread at elbow ... a simple pipe plug to close or use with vac. wipers or vac.tank for...
by Gene_French
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: duplex spare tire carrier
Replies: 3
Views: 922

Re: duplex spare tire carrier

duplexcarrier1.jpg
duplexcarrier.jpg
pictures , i hope ... still an optimist Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: duplex spare tire carrier
Replies: 3
Views: 922

duplex spare tire carrier

for sale "Duplex Spare Tire Carrier " ...this is for the smaller diameter tire sizes ... probably up to the 21" sizes ... in good condition with light surface rust ...price is $50 plus postage to your zip code ...can ship INTERNATIONAL for actual postage amount ( i have never charged EXTRA for inter...
by Gene_French
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Houston to South Dakota and Back 07/10 to 07/15
Replies: 7
Views: 1235

Re: Houston to South Dakota and Back 07/10 to 07/15

Ignacio:
that style speedster is very nice ... i have a 1932 Plymouth PB 4 cyl. running gear that i envision as a Stutz Bearcat style speedster someday ...have a safe trip , and if you are in the area feel free to stop in ... always an optimist ...Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Wed Jul 08, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: speedster body for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1062

Re: speedster body for sale

Speedster is sold ... thank you Timothy E. and MTFCA ... always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: speedster body for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1062

Re: speedster body for sale

speedster 6.jpg
a picture of this speedster configured as a "hybrid" model A/T ... again ... only the rad tub and rusted turtle deck are for sale , the seat back and cushion are included ... always an optimist Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Tue Jul 07, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: speedster body for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1062

speedster body for sale

Speedster body and turtle deck for sale … this is the body sheet metal only and does NOT include the wire wheel chassis or the roadster pickup or the house or land in the photo … SHEET METAL BODY only … I sincerely hope this is clear … what I mean to say is that the speedster body only is for sale !...
by Gene_French
Mon Jul 06, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Houston to South Dakota and Back 07/10 to 07/15
Replies: 7
Views: 1235

Re: Houston to South Dakota and Back 07/10 to 07/15

speedster4.jpg speedster3.jpg speedster2.jpg speedster.jpg Ignacio: a few pictures of the speedster body ( TIN ONLY) that I will be offering for sale … I used this for several years in various configurations including the turtle deck and a pickup bed … basic body is the red tub … this is made to mo...
by Gene_French
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Houston to South Dakota and Back 07/10 to 07/15
Replies: 7
Views: 1235

Re: Houston to South Dakota and Back 07/10 to 07/15

Ignacio:' don't know your route , but I am at Nunn,Colorado , near Cheyenne ,Wy. .... I have a simple speedster body and windshield for model T chassis and a turtle deck that can be adapted with some metal work … will try to post a picture later this evening … also have some chassis parts and other ...