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by Gene_French
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Distributor wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 350

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: 510

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: 350

Re: Distributor wanted

Auto-diz from Argentina...
by Gene_French
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 16
Views: 2452

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: 449

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: 449

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: 1
Views: 357

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: 1
Views: 357

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: 390

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: 524

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: 16
Views: 2452

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: 4
Views: 703

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: 3623

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: 24
Views: 4028

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: 8
Views: 1071

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: 22
Views: 3625

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: 930

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: 930

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: 930

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: 871

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: 347

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: 1440

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: 5280

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: 375

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: 5280

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: 723

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: 1023

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: 8
Views: 1071

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: 18
Views: 3074

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: 24
Views: 4028

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 22
Views: 3625

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: aluminum intake manifold and carburator
Replies: 7
Views: 1112

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: 1112

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: 723

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: 723

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: 892

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: 918

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: 918

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: 918

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: 892

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: 892

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 ...
by Gene_French
Sat Jul 04, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: craftsman lathe
Replies: 18
Views: 1686

Re: craftsman lathe

Craig: I defiantly recommend that a person have the biggest ,most versatile machine they can afford … your work will evolve to fit the potential … the lathe is spoken for , I need to get a price from FedEx for shipping , then off to California , thank you George J. and MTFCA … always an optimist...G...
by Gene_French
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: craftsman lathe
Replies: 18
Views: 1686

Re: craftsman lathe

Rick:
thank you for your understanding … I was able to correct the positioning of the final 0 … I do not understand why an image would be inserted within text … still an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: craftsman lathe
Replies: 18
Views: 1686

Re: craftsman lathe

Gentlemen :
BIG misunderstanding on price … the final 0 appears at the bottom of the posting , after the pictures … price is $250 plus shipping … sorry for the misunderstanding...always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Autodiz distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 511

Re: Autodiz distributor

Autodis distributors are sold … thank you Dan H. and MTFCA
by Gene_French
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: craftsman lathe
Replies: 18
Views: 1686

craftsman lathe

Craftsman lathe for sale … SMALL bench machine that appears complete EXCEPT for a spindle drive motor … motor mount plate is inplace and v-belt and 3 step spindle pulleys are also inplace … a small 1/4 hp or less motor with a 3 step pulley would complete drive … includes 3 jaw chuck with 2 sets of j...
by Gene_French
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model A distributor
Replies: 0
Views: 393

model A distributor

for sale Model A Ford distributor … a serviceable unit that would probably benefit from new bushings , but I have used this unit on a test stand to run engines … as pictured only , no cap or rotor … price is $25 plus $15.05 flat rate priority mail postage in lower 48 states … actual postage outside ...
by Gene_French
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Autodiz distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 511

Re: Autodiz distributor

autodiz3.jpg
by Gene_French
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Autodiz distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 511

Re: Autodiz distributor

autodiz.jpg
thanks Henry, will try to add a photo from my "new" camera … still an optimist inspite of the MONKEY DANCE ...gene french
by Gene_French
Tue Jun 30, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Autodiz distributor
Replies: 5
Views: 511

Autodiz distributor

for sale ...Autodiz brand distributors , Made in Argentina … this is 1 complete and 1 parts distributor for 1 price … these distributors were a common aftermarket unit that was sold by many parts distributors several years ago … this particular type was the automatic advance with the large distribut...
by Gene_French
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model B Ford distributor unit
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Model B Ford distributor unit

model B dist. is sold … thank you John W. and MTFCA
by Gene_French
Thu Jun 25, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model B Ford distributor unit
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Model B Ford distributor unit

forgot to mention … this distributor can use the stock model A cap and rotor with the brass "plug wires" or the aftermarket cap and modern plug wires sold by many parts outlets ( including Snyders and NAPA ) … always an optimist Gene French 970-581-2808
by Gene_French
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model B Ford distributor unit
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Model B Ford distributor unit

for sale , Model B Ford distributor unit … this ignition unit will work very well on the model A Ford 4 cyl. cars... I used this on my model A speedster for several years before rebuilding a Mallory single point unit … the model B distributor has automatic advance and makes for a very nice "modern" ...
by Gene_French
Sun Jun 21, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t engine blocks for rebuild
Replies: 1
Views: 569

Re: model t engine blocks for rebuild

Gentlemen:
the 3 Canadian motor blocks are spoken for ...thank you Rich C. and MTFCA … the un-numbered USA block is still available ...always an optimist...Gene French
by Gene_French
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Instead of pouring Babbitt...
Replies: 35
Views: 2802

Re: Instead of pouring Babbitt...

Have read this post with some interest … and while this type of machining to install insert bearings is certainly doable , I would have to ask why ? the bronze in itself is not a good application in the case of Model T , and the required machining is WAY in excess of the work required in re-babbitti...
by Gene_French
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t engine blocks for rebuild
Replies: 1
Views: 569

model t engine blocks for rebuild

tblock3.jpg tblock5.jpg I am listing 4 motor blocks for rebuild … 3 are Canadian blocks 1 is a Ford USA replacement block that was never numbered … all are generator blocks , none are the later 25-27 style with hogshead bolts at top … the USA block has the common freeze cracks along the bottom of t...
by Gene_French
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done in June 2020
Replies: 64
Views: 4685

Re: What have you done in June 2020

Mark: you will really like the Dodge Brothers touring … I have had 7 DB cars over the past 35 years , currently have a 1925 touring … powerful and reliable cars … also , the Dodge brothers club offers much technical support as does the MTFCA … if I can help with questions please do feel free to ask ...
by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 16
Views: 2452

Re: timing cover centering gage

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )
Replies: 4
Views: 703

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

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 18
Views: 3074

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford mainbearing mold
Replies: 7
Views: 1023

Re: Model A Ford mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 22
Views: 3625

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 24
Views: 4028

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )
Replies: 20
Views: 3623

Re: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )

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by Gene_French
Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New Member from Denver
Replies: 10
Views: 853

Re: New Member from Denver

Harold:
welcome , we also have an active T club in northern Colorado … always an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Barn Find
Replies: 22
Views: 1988

Re: Barn Find

John: looks like a great car … sorry we missed you when you came thru several weeks ago … we were picnicking up in the hills … had a great day , but no phone service … will be making a trip to Stevensville to visit family this summer … if you are not able to pickup the motor block before then I will...
by Gene_French
Sat May 23, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting
Replies: 9
Views: 1049

Re: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting

Marshall: thank you … I will pay postage … I do prefer to purchase in quantity since postage is often a "deal breaker " at todays postage charges … I think I have received 10 ball caps in a medium flat rate USPS box in the past … BUT , I also think that the size of the flat rate box's have been redu...
by Gene_French
Fri May 22, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting
Replies: 9
Views: 1049

Re: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting

Still need ball caps for re-babbitting …
by Gene_French
Mon May 18, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: June 1-6 Golden Gate Tour is a GO!!! and there are a couple of "late-comer" spots still available.
Replies: 44
Views: 5100

Re: It's a GO!!! ..Golden Gate Tour "2.0", June 1st - 6th - Pioneering the Way Back

too distant for us this year , but I send our best wish's for great weather and great touring … always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Sun May 17, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )
Replies: 4
Views: 703

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

Gentlemen:
should have added my address for the core shipment … Gene French 49519 cr.23 Nunn,Co. 80648
by Gene_French
Sat May 16, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )
Replies: 4
Views: 703

re-babbitted ball caps ( 4th.main )

Rebabbitted Model T ball caps ( 4th. main) … this is an updated advertisement … due to difficulty in purchasing quantities of ball cap cores I will be requiring that a buyer send a core … the price of ball cap will remain the same ($45.00 plus $15.50 postage in lower 48 states ) … this is a change f...
by Gene_French
Tue May 12, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting
Replies: 9
Views: 1049

Re: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting

still need ball caps for re-babbitting … I prefer to do this work in quantity to reduce the setup time per cap and to keep cost down for all … always an optimist … Gene French 970-581-2808 or gfrench1953@hotmail.com
by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 16
Views: 2452

Re: timing cover centering gage

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by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 18
Views: 3074

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford mainbearing mold
Replies: 7
Views: 1023

Re: Model A Ford mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 22
Views: 3625

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )
Replies: 20
Views: 3623

Re: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )

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by Gene_French
Fri May 08, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 24
Views: 4028

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Sat May 02, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting
Replies: 9
Views: 1049

Re: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting

Henry and Joe:
thank you … will get caps cleaned and re-babbitted … I am able to bore the caps to fit based on the measurement of the clutch plate (tail shaft journal) … always an optimist ...Gene French
by Gene_French
Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting
Replies: 9
Views: 1049

WTB ball caps ( 4th. mains) for re-babbitting

Wanted to buy bulk quantities of Model T 4th. main ball caps … prefer to buy quantities of 10 or more to help reduce the cost of shipping … I have been able to purchase in bulk in the past and have taken delivery at the Chickasha swapmeet or other sites … probably will not happen that way this year ...
by Gene_French
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lifter question
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Re: Lifter question

Mike: also , there are shims that were used over the ends of the tappets to take up excess wear or to correct the clearance when too much material was removed from valve stem or tappet ( lifter) during a valve job … these stamped cups were usually in the .015 to .030 thickness … don't see these very...
by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford mainbearing mold
Replies: 7
Views: 1023

Re: Model A Ford mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model A Ford connecting rod mold
Replies: 8
Views: 1071

Re: Model A Ford connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model T connecting rod mold
Replies: 18
Views: 3074

Re: model T connecting rod mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: timing cover centering gage
Replies: 16
Views: 2452

Re: timing cover centering gage

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by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 22
Views: 3625

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 24
Views: 4028

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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by Gene_French
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )
Replies: 20
Views: 3623

Re: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )

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by Gene_French
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Rough Front Wheel Bearings
Replies: 7
Views: 1112

Re: FS Rough Front Wheel Bearings

David: did not get pm … check went out on Monday? ,,, all is slow here … I had put check in mailbox last Thursday and I don't think there was any pickup till Monday when I got mail again … mostly sales circulars and internet or cable tv promotions … probably not much reason for the mailman to even s...
by Gene_French
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Mud Season Motoring! (photo)
Replies: 20
Views: 2090

Re: Mud Season Motoring! (photo)

Gentlemen:
some of the best "MUD" images I have seen were in a Dodge Brothers factory film titled "Oil Field Dodge" ...this can be seen on Utube … a real kick to see … always an optimist Gene French
by Gene_French
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: front cover centering tool
Replies: 7
Views: 1529

Re: front cover centering tool

Henry:
no plans to make a socket for the cam nut … I made up a bunch years ago … a machined socket and 1/2" drive , heat treated and stress relieved … not much interest then , so probably not enough interest now … sorry ...always an optimist...gene french
by Gene_French
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: front cover centering tool
Replies: 7
Views: 1529

Re: front cover centering tool

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by Gene_French
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )
Replies: 20
Views: 3623

Re: linebore lite ( model T only linebore )

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by Gene_French
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing mold
Replies: 22
Views: 3625

Re: Mainbearing mold

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by Gene_French
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford
Replies: 24
Views: 4028

Re: Mainbearing linebore Model T and A Ford

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