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by ModelTWoods
Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How Many Drum Lights are Similar to the Ford Accessory Light
Replies: 16
Views: 557

Re: How Many Drum Lights are Similar to the Ford Accessory Light

Eric J. , Thanks for correcting me on the HUPP lens. I have corrected my post.
by ModelTWoods
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How Many Drum Lights are Similar to the Ford Accessory Light
Replies: 16
Views: 557

Re: How Many Drum Lights are Similar to the Ford Accessory Light

Hall Manufacturing Company was the manufacturer of the light and they did make them for Ford, Dodge, Huppmobile, and possibly, others. The Huppmobile red lens that I have seen, had the letters HUPP etched into the larger, upper part of the lens. I stand corrected by the post below this one and have ...
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS nice original 1916 Touring
Replies: 24
Views: 7840

Re: FS nice original 1916 Touring

I'm not being "picky" but I was under the impression that the only brass that 16's had was the radiator. The rims on the tail and cowl lights should be black. I thought the 15's were the last to use brass trim on the tail and cowl lights.
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Repairing 21" Split Rims That Use A Lock Screw
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Repairing 21" Split Rims That Use A Lock Screw

If anyone has 21" split rims, the late type that use a round headed screw to lock the rim, (not the earlier latch type), that have had the threaded hole for the lock screw enlarged and modified by a previous owner, I have the solution. I was talking to Hank Lee and he mentioned that it wasn't uncomm...
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Any Item Piece, Set, Bag.., $15.00
Replies: 7
Views: 440

Re: FS Any Item Piece, Set, Bag.., $15.00

Hank, Sent email. no reply. Want license plate bracket.
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS BARGAINS OF THE DAY
Replies: 8
Views: 1043

Re: FS BARGAINS OF THE DAY

Will take cut out pedal #1, if available.
by ModelTWoods
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Any Item Piece, Set, Bag.., $15.00
Replies: 7
Views: 440

Re: FS Any Item Piece, Set, Bag.., $15.00

Hank, Check email. Email sent. T. Woods
by ModelTWoods
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Radiator Caps
Replies: 37
Views: 1778

Re: Radiator Caps

I don't know where I got the information or idea, but at least a decade ago, I got the idea that the rolled edge caps were 26-27, or maybe, 27, only. At that point, I started buying every decent rolled edge cap that I saw at swap meets or on EBAY and discarding all my sharp edged caps.
by ModelTWoods
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Horns???
Replies: 9
Views: 555

Re: Horns???

Do you need a 6 volt or 12 volt horn? Originals were only 6 volt. Originals are plentiful. Fun Projects made a 12 volt horn. As has been said, the only difference in both is the mounting bracket used for 26-27 or 25 and earlier.
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 19, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws
Replies: 11
Views: 539

Re: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws

UPDATE : Lang's, finally has these in stock. I got my back order today. They shouldn't run out for a while as their initial order to their new supplier was for 1000 of these. Be sure to check your rims to make sure a previous owner hasn't modified the tapped hole these screw into, Two of my five rim...
by ModelTWoods
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Top/Lid for Boyco Running Board Cans
Replies: 14
Views: 557

Re: Top/Lid for Boyco Running Board Cans

If you read the entire description on the Ebay ad that is posted, you'll see that a company is not presently making them, but the set of three is for sale by an individual who states the name of the company who did make them. Originals were straight and sharp at the bottom edge. My originals don't h...
by ModelTWoods
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Spark Plug adapters
Replies: 5
Views: 300

Re: Spark Plug adapters

If I knew there was enough metal around the 14 mm plug holes without causing problems, I'd drill and tap.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Mar 16, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: FJ - How far are you driving to Chickasha Swap Meet ?
Replies: 64
Views: 2805

Re: FJ - How far are you driving to Chickasha Swap Meet ?

Mack, every time that I've been there was a chain link fence around the parking lot, and if the event is cancelled and the county doesn't unlock the gate, there won't be any way for anyone to gather to sell or trade parts.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Mar 16, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Spark Plug adapters
Replies: 5
Views: 300

Spark Plug adapters

The spark plug adapters from 1/2" pipe thread to 14mm are available, but what it you have a head tapped for 14mm and want to use standard T 1/2" pipe thread plugs? I guess you're screwed. I'd like to add an explosion whistle, but I don't know of any adapters for 14mm plugs.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Mar 16, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Alemite Grease Gun
Replies: 19
Views: 636

Re: Alemite Grease Gun

Thanks, Dan, Almost every T tool kit that I see has a grease gun, so I thought they were standard, or at least, optional equipment. I knew Ford used flip up oil cups on everything, so I should have realized that they was no need for a grease gun. :lol:
by ModelTWoods
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Alemite Grease Gun
Replies: 19
Views: 636

Alemite Grease Gun

What type of Alemite grease gun was and is correct for the black T era? Want to buy one for my tool kit.
by ModelTWoods
Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Stromberg & Zenith Carbs, at Chickasha
Replies: 9
Views: 993

Re: Stromberg & Zenith Carbs, at Chickasha

Sent email on Zenith. No reply. modeltwoods@yahoo.com
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws
Replies: 11
Views: 539

Re: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws

O.K. I am probably wrong about the head of the screw, covering, or not covering, the hole in the tab. Lang's says they should have them in about two weeks, so I'll just wait until I get my backorder from them.
by ModelTWoods
Thu Mar 05, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws
Replies: 11
Views: 539

Re: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws

Frank, unless I and Lang's are mistaken, the round head of the split rim screw is supposed to "fall in the hole in the latch plate, more or less forming a "button" on the rim. It is not supposed to cover the entire hole in the latch plate. As I said, I had ordered some from Lang's previously in 2015...
by ModelTWoods
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws
Replies: 11
Views: 539

Re: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws

If anyone has a lock screw that they can measure and verify my measurements that I provided to Hank, this is what I have measured on my rims: Round screw head diameter - 1/2". Round head thickness - 1/8" (wouldn't hurt if they were 3/16"). Screw thread length - 1/4" - 9/32". Thread size is what I'm ...
by ModelTWoods
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws
Replies: 11
Views: 539

Re: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws

Hank, As I don't have one laying around to measure, I'll have to approximate the diameter of the round head and thickness of the screw head, Since they are round, they have a screwdriver slot in them for tightening. I'll also check the length and depth of the threads and the thread size and type. Te...
by ModelTWoods
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Split Rim Lock Screws
Replies: 11
Views: 539

WTB Split Rim Lock Screws

Want to buy : FOUR split rim lock screws used on the late style 21" split rims that holds the two ends of the split rim together. Lang's catalog part number is 2877 B. Lang's lost their supplier on these and only recently has found a new supplier, but they said it may be 3 to 4 weeks before they are...
by ModelTWoods
Mon Mar 02, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Mill the Z-Head for higher C.R.?
Replies: 13
Views: 1241

Re: Mill the Z-Head for higher C.R.?

If you check the Tulsa MTFCA club's site, they have a entire section dedicated to cylinder heads and testing. I think they tested a 'stock' Z head and one milled .050.
by ModelTWoods
Sun Mar 01, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For sale oil pump
Replies: 2
Views: 358

Re: For sale oil pump

Randy, put my name on it. Shipping to 78108 ? Terry Woods
by ModelTWoods
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Running Board Tool Box on Ebay now.
Replies: 13
Views: 1153

Running Board Tool Box on Ebay now.

Just seen on EBAY, ending in a couple of days: a running board tool box in very nice condition. Included with it is a reproduction Model T Service Manual, a Model T Owners Manual of unknown year, a few tools that look to be later vintage than T, but the big surprise is a Minnesota Title and Insuranc...
by ModelTWoods
Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb special pistons or.shortened rods for.model.A crank conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 357

Re: Wtb special pistons or.shortened rods for.model.A crank conversion

I have had several inquiries (except from the original poster of this thread) about the Sil-vo-lite pistons that I mentioned. I do know they are standard T bore size, and that they are completely flat top (no tapered flat top dome as original T). I do not have them handy to measure as the are in sto...
by ModelTWoods
Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Anyone have an EE crank for sale?
Replies: 7
Views: 860

Re: Anyone have an EE crank for sale?

Tom, Do you still need one? I sent email.
by ModelTWoods
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 27 model t coupe
Replies: 1
Views: 283

Re: 27 model t coupe

If you have the original metal seat riser, the seat spring sits on the seat riser. The springs actually have a wooden framework attached to the bottom of the seat spring that sits on the riser. The backrest spring, also, has a wooden frame attached to it, in order for it to mount, properly. See pict...
by ModelTWoods
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Huge closeout sale on all new Model T Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1231

Re: Huge closeout sale on all new Model T Parts

Still got any 26-27 mag post outside oil line kits?
by ModelTWoods
Sat Feb 22, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Anyone have an EE crank for sale?
Replies: 7
Views: 860

Re: Anyone have an EE crank for sale?

Since Kim doesn't have one to part with, I'll add my name to the list, Only problem is I don't remember what they are turned to. One is out of a block and is drilled for oiling. The other is still in a cracked block.
by ModelTWoods
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb special pistons or.shortened rods for.model.A crank conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 357

Re: Wtb special pistons or.shortened rods for.model.A crank conversion

Matt, I have a new set of Silvolite brand pistons that measure standard Model T bore and appear to be model A piston pin size. If your block is not standard size, you'd have to sleeve back to standard to use.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Are front cross members all the same?
Replies: 10
Views: 863

Re: Are front cross members all the same?

26-27 rear crossmembers are supposed to be different because of the lower arched spring. So all fronts from 1919 were the same. I learned something new.
by ModelTWoods
Sat Feb 15, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Separated Weld on Wire Spoke Wheel; Suggestions on Fix
Replies: 8
Views: 744

Re: Separated Weld on Wire Spoke Wheel; Suggestions on Fix

Spoke in 9 o clock position in first picture has broken weld at hub. I propose to drill hole on top of loose spoke to weld it from inside hub. Broken weld is clearly visible at hub/right spoke in second picture

" You picked a fine time to leave me Loose Wheel", er, Spoke. :lol:
by ModelTWoods
Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Separated Weld on Wire Spoke Wheel; Suggestions on Fix
Replies: 8
Views: 744

Separated Weld on Wire Spoke Wheel; Suggestions on Fix

Today, while getting ready to mount a new 21" tire on a previously powder coated wheel, I found a separated weld on a spoke that I had missed before sending them to be powder coated. The weld is on the end of a long spoke going from the rim to the hub, and is on the hub end, right next to the hub ca...
by ModelTWoods
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: ATTN Larry Smith, I think you got hacked
Replies: 23
Views: 2312

Re: ATTN Larry Smith, I think you got hacked

I'm watching the TV show, "Who Do You Trust", Will the real Original (Larry) Smith, please stand up?
by ModelTWoods
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: ATTN Larry Smith, I think you got hacked
Replies: 23
Views: 2312

Re: ATTN Larry Smith, I think you got hacked

I got the same: "I need a favor" . . . . .
by ModelTWoods
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Antique Power magazine featuring Fordson Tractor
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Antique Power magazine featuring Fordson Tractor

Volume 11 No. 3 of Antique Power magazine featuring the Irish built Fordson tractor 1928-29 vintage. On Ebay now, priced at $2.00 + Media Mail postage. Top picture is of back cover (not Fordson). Bottom picture is front cover. Sorry about the 90 degree orientation SOLD, SOLD, SOLD ON eBAY
by ModelTWoods
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS DUNN COUNTERBALANCE WEIGHT SET
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Re: FS DUNN COUNTERBALANCE WEIGHT SET

Mark, Can these be used on the late EE crank? The repros available say to use on diamond web cranks, only.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Feb 10, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Inner tube metal stem length
Replies: 7
Views: 525

Re: Inner tube metal stem length

Thanks, Guys, for all the replies. The new tubes that I have with 2" nickle plated valve stems, are Universal Tire Company brand. I looked for them on their website (to buy three more), but could only find unplated brass stem 21" tubes, so I called this morning. They said the particular tube that I ...
by ModelTWoods
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Inner tube metal stem length
Replies: 7
Views: 525

Re: Inner tube metal stem length

Thanks, Stephen, but I wasn't so worried about the Schroeder number as I was the actual stem length. I have two brand new Universal Tire Co. nickle plated metal stem tubes that have 2" stems. I was just wondering if they were correct.
by ModelTWoods
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Inner tube metal stem length
Replies: 7
Views: 525

Inner tube metal stem length

What is the proper metal valve stem length on on 21" tubes, for both wood spoke and wire spoke wheels?
by ModelTWoods
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: External Oil Pump Plumbing
Replies: 3
Views: 403

External Oil Pump Plumbing

For those running an external oil pump, driven either at the generator location, or belt or cam driven, how and where does your line from the pump enter the block? Through the side of the block casting, or through the side of the thinner crankcase pan?
by ModelTWoods
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Shortened driveshaft , driveshaft tube, and rear radius rods
Replies: 9
Views: 618

Re: Shortened driveshaft , driveshaft tube, and rear radius rods

There's a machine shop down here in Texas close enough to me to avoid shipping costs, but I was just hoping someone had what I needed, extra to their needs and cheaper than the machine shop.
by ModelTWoods
Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Shortened driveshaft , driveshaft tube, and rear radius rods
Replies: 9
Views: 618

Re: Shortened driveshaft , driveshaft tube, and rear radius rods

Anyone else have a 12" shortened driveshaft , tube, and rear radius rods?
by ModelTWoods
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Shortened driveshaft , driveshaft tube, and rear radius rods
Replies: 9
Views: 618

Shortened driveshaft , driveshaft tube, and rear radius rods

WTB: Anyone have a 12" shortened driveshaft and driveshaft tube suitable for installing a Warford in a late T (27). I think 12" shorter is what is needed. Could ude a pair of shortened rear radius rods for a 26-27, also. Alternatively, I'll have to have mine shortened.
by ModelTWoods
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB 21" tires
Replies: 2
Views: 295

Re: WTB 21" tires

Not Florida, but if you'd detour by way of Houston, TX., I'll fix you up with some brand new Firestones cheaper than Summit's Cokers.
by ModelTWoods
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Has anyone tried these tires?
Replies: 46
Views: 3384

Re: Has anyone tried these tires?

I don't have a T that uses anything other than 21", and I am not clear on what the maker calls a "beaded edge", but I would be concerned enough to contact the maker and be sure before ordering. I had personal experience with the straight sided Firestone tires, made in Argentina in the 60's and 70's,...
by ModelTWoods
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Shifter Handle Thread Size
Replies: 1
Views: 197

Shifter Handle Thread Size

What thread size is used on the original aluminum cased Warford transmission handle? I'm trying to buy a shift knob that will fit properly.
by ModelTWoods
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale 1926-7 Pickup Box with fenders $500
Replies: 14
Views: 1723

Re: For Sale 1926-7 Pickup Box with fenders $500

I, too, believe it to be an early 26. I have one exactly like it, front stake pockets in front corners.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chicksha Ok swap info
Replies: 5
Views: 606

Re: Chicksha Ok swap info

By the way, El Reno isn't next door to Chicky Shay, but its a straight drive south with only one small town, as I remember, to slow down through.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Jan 06, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chicksha Ok swap info
Replies: 5
Views: 606

Re: Chicksha Ok swap info

Bob, One time, when I went by myself and was just staying over one night, I slept in my pickup. Wasn't very comfortable, but sure was cheap. Another time when George Clipner flew into Houston and he and I drove up, we stayed at America's Best Value in El Reno, but a lot of El Reno's hotels were dama...
by ModelTWoods
Sun Jan 05, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Tracing and deminsions of Texas T (Birdhaven) Alt. mount
Replies: 3
Views: 542

Re: Tracing and deminsions of Texas T (Birdhaven) Alt. mount

I had thought about the fact that every owner had theirs installed. I'm going to contact Birdhaven and if they won't sell just the bracket, I'll measure the center-to-center of the two bolt holes and apply it this the drawing in the photo.
by ModelTWoods
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Tracing and deminsions of Texas T (Birdhaven) Alt. mount
Replies: 3
Views: 542

Re: Tracing and deminsions of Texas T (Birdhaven) Alt. mount

Bump. I can't believe not a single T owner has relocated his T's generator (or alternator).
by ModelTWoods
Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rehabilitating a Motometer
Replies: 7
Views: 719

Re: Rehabilitating a Motometer

The "problem" turned out to be a "non-problem". I received the Boyce motometer that I ordered on EBAY; took it out of the package and after heating a cup of water in the microwave to boiling state, I put the bulb end into the water. Instantly, the red fluid shot up into view, faster than a Saturn ro...
by ModelTWoods
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Tracing and deminsions of Texas T (Birdhaven) Alt. mount
Replies: 3
Views: 542

Tracing and deminsions of Texas T (Birdhaven) Alt. mount

Does anyone have a mounting bracket that bolts to the engine with the front left two head bolts that Birdhaven includes with their Texas T external mount 12 volt alternator kits, that could draw me a tracing of and include all dimensions. They don't list them separately and if I relocate my charging...
by ModelTWoods
Fri Dec 27, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rehabilitating a Motometer
Replies: 7
Views: 719

Re: Rehabilitating a Motometer

Humblej, when you say wack the bulb end with a mallet or something similar, I assume that the motometer should be held in an upright position with the bulb end down, and 'wacking' with an upward motion. Otherwise, if held with the bulb end up, I would think it would drive any fluid to the top of the...
by ModelTWoods
Fri Dec 27, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rehabilitating a Motometer
Replies: 7
Views: 719

Rehabilitating a Motometer

If a motometer has lost its red fluid (or it evaporated, etc.), can the fluid be replenished, how, and what do you put in it?
by ModelTWoods
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford Faithful for an outside oil line?
Replies: 17
Views: 1148

Ford Faithful for an outside oil line?

How many T owners use a Ford Faithful transmission inspection door auxiliary oiling kit; either an original or a new reproduction? I know that many are going to say forget it and use one of the new high volume kits that require drilling the hogshead, but if you don't want to ruin a hogshead and you ...
by ModelTWoods
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS. Boyce Jr. Motometer Repair Parts
Replies: 5
Views: 699

Re: FS. Boyce Jr. Motometer Repair Parts

Dave, are the glass lens, undamaged? Does the chrome on the smooth chrome rings, shine? I may be interested.
by ModelTWoods
Sat Nov 30, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Aluminum Warford Gear Ratio Percentages
Replies: 8
Views: 506

Re: Aluminum Warford Gear Ratio Percentages

Thanks, Mark G. I think I'll go with 4.00 to 1. In Warford O.D., it'll still give me a 2.93.
by ModelTWoods
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Aluminum Warford Gear Ratio Percentages
Replies: 8
Views: 506

Aluminum Warford Gear Ratio Percentages

What are the percentages of underdrive and overdrive with an aluminum case Warford? I'm trying to decide on a 3.63 or 4.00 gear in the rear.
by ModelTWoods
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Warford
Replies: 1
Views: 199

Warford

Posted in wrong forum. Please remove.
by ModelTWoods
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS 5 Lug Safety Hubs
Replies: 6
Views: 854

Re: FS 5 Lug Safety Hubs

Henry, I sent a private message to you about these. Either it didn't go through, or you haven't read it. What is different about the early design safety hubs and the current design hubs? Are these safe to use?
by ModelTWoods
Wed Oct 30, 2019 12:30 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Trade Waukesha Head for Z Head
Replies: 0
Views: 315

Trade Waukesha Head for Z Head

TRADE for good, clean, usable Z head drilled and tapped for standard T plugs. Have good, clean, usable Waukesha Ricardo head to trade. The Waukesha-Ricardo has been ground or milled off. Otherwise, stock condition.
by ModelTWoods
Sun Jun 23, 2019 1:41 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Fan Pulley Hubs
Replies: 1
Views: 455

Fan Pulley Hubs

On the improved cars (and possiibly trucks) some factory flat tube radiators were used. I thought these were two row core, but the Encyclopedia says the thinnest core radiators were three row. I know, by far, the thicker round tube care radiators were more prevalent, which raises this question: two ...
by ModelTWoods
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: cast iron intake
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

Re: cast iron intake

I've got one, too. Was going to use it, but wanted a hole in the manifold to mount a Wolf whistle (of all things) and I didn't want to ruin a rare manifold, so I "hogged out" a dime a dozen standard manifold.
by ModelTWoods
Fri May 31, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hardback Ford Service Book
Replies: 13
Views: 1334

Re: Hardback Ford Service Book

About 5 years ago, I offered about a half dozen of them to NEW members of the Houston Space City T club for the friendly price of $25.00 each, and I'm sure each new member was glad to get one at that price.
by ModelTWoods
Fri May 31, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hardback Ford Service Book
Replies: 13
Views: 1334

Hardback Ford Service Book

EBAY auction just ended for hardback Ford Service book. Sold for $229.00 ! Two more on Ebay currently. Both currently over $125.00.
by ModelTWoods
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: New Forum Rules!
Replies: 11
Views: 2004

Re: New Forum Rules!

One thing was left out: "no posts by hackers, foreign or domestic, advertising drugs or any other non-T related junk.
by ModelTWoods
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Vehicle classifieds no worky
Replies: 8
Views: 986

Re: Vehicle classifieds no worky

I didn't know MTFCA membership was now a requirement for post a vehicle for sale. It didn't use to be. Is it a requirement, now, to be a MTFCA member to post parts for sale?