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by Sam_Mendenhall
Wed Oct 23, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Radiator wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 607

Re: Radiator wanted

Chad I think I have what you need, 1923 guarantee it, used but like new condition, ran it three years then converted car to a 14 style. No dents, corrosion, never heating problem in lower Alabama. I live about 20 minutes from Pensacola so hooking up could be a problem. I will take $250 for it which ...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sat Oct 19, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB T steering wheel
Replies: 4
Views: 373

Re: WTB T steering wheel

I MIGHT HAVE JUST WHAT YOU ARE LOOKING FOR, WILL LOOK TODAY AND TAKE PICTURES.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: I Miss the Ol' Timers
Replies: 22
Views: 1516

Re: I Miss the Ol' Timers

I haven't heard anything from Richard Wolfe who was living in Florida. Anyone heard from him, he used to be a regular poster.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Oct 08, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Piston Options For “A” Crank T Engine
Replies: 15
Views: 976

Re: Piston Options For “A” Crank T Engine

Just received my set from Ross, very happy with their work. Took about 4 weeks. Egge not doing anymore.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Aug 26, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Over heating
Replies: 5
Views: 448

Over heating

I ran my speedster with a 23 radiator for many miles without any heating problems. I recently changed the front end and radiator to a 14 brass, which was suppose to be new. After about 6 miles it started to get hot and boil. I have not changed any timing or anything else that would be related to hea...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Aug 26, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Why great cars don't sell?
Replies: 34
Views: 2751

Re: Why great cars don't sell?

Start them young they never forget. I let all young kids play and get acquainted with my cars, most owners make the kids get back and don"t touch. Why would a child want to get involved if they are told stay away?
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: NATIONWIDE SINGLE CAR TRANSPORT, OPEN OR ENCLOSED
Replies: 44
Views: 3505

Re: NATIONWIDE SINGLE CAR TRANSPORT, OPEN OR ENCLOSED

I have used Bill, he is a honest straight up Christian man, I don't think you will find anyone better trust your prized "T" too.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Thu Aug 15, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Extra Spare Tire Carrier
Replies: 2
Views: 304

Re: Extra Spare Tire Carrier

Steve I sent you a email. Thanks Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Extra Spare Tire Carrier
Replies: 2
Views: 304

Extra Spare Tire Carrier

Would like to buy a tire carrier that holds 2 tires as on a speedster, have one for a single now, but would like to add a second tire, is there a special mounting or what. Thanks
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Ford J W Brown Light Wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 286

Ford J W Brown Light Wanted

I am looking to buy a headlight ring for a J W Brown # 16. I need just the door or brass rim.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wanted Head Light Ring
Replies: 0
Views: 143

Wanted Head Light Ring

Looking to buy a headlight ring for a Ford J W Brown #16.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Jul 29, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: A crank Conversion
Replies: 1
Views: 482

A crank Conversion

I need some help ya all. Trying to find some .060 over pistons for a stroker A model T Model Block. Or rings for a 40 over piston but they have to be 4 ring groves. I know there is someone out A there in T land that is doing a A crank conversion but where are you getting rings or pistons. Thanks for...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster
Replies: 1
Views: 1129

Re: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster

SOLD thanks MTFCA
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster
Replies: 7
Views: 1114

Re: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster

SOLD thanks MTFCA
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster
Replies: 1
Views: 1129

1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster

I am selling my 21 Mercury Speedster. If there is any interest please message me for all the information and pictures.This car was cover feathered on Model T Times May 1996. Rajo, dual Winfields, Model A crank, Selling only because of health issues. I will put this car up against any Mercury out the...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster
Replies: 7
Views: 1114

Re: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster

Thanks Tim and Hank, it must not be as sought after as I thought, I am taking a loss on the asking price as is, this is a great Mercury, now with the trailer included, is one heck of a deal. There is nothing wrong with this T it runs great, I just have some issues regarding health that came up after...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster
Replies: 7
Views: 1114

1921Rajo Mercury Body Speedster

Selling my 21 Mercury speedster with Rajo and dual Windfield carbs, A crank. This car was featured in Model T Times May 1996. Has all Mercury goodies dropped axle, step plates, lights, windshield ,buffalo wire wheels. Please message for additional info and pictures, Asking 27, 29 with enclosed trail...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lost High Gear
Replies: 11
Views: 1339

Re: Lost High Gear

After adjusting the fingers two times I finally got high gear and a good neutral.
Thanks to all for you help. Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Replacing Transmission Spring
Replies: 7
Views: 1137

Re: Replacing Transmission Spring

It was not the spring after all. I had to adjust the
fingers twice and finally got a high gear and good neutral. Thanks guys for your time and info.
Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Replacing Transmission Spring
Replies: 7
Views: 1137

Replacing Transmission Spring

Has anyone replace transmission spring without pulling the engine. I have heard you can pull the rear end, would the hogs head have to be removed? If you have done this I would sure like your opinion, pull the engine or not. Thanks Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lost High Gear
Replies: 11
Views: 1339

Re: Lost High Gear

Jerry, Dan and George, none of the clutch linkage had been touched since car was built. I pulled the inspection plate on transmission and on further inspection found there is a space between the first two spring rings and the third about 1 inch apart. I don't think that is correct? If the spring is ...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sat Apr 06, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lost High Gear
Replies: 11
Views: 1339

Lost High Gear

The car I just bought had been setting for 20 some years, when it went into a museum status it had a fresh engine and transmission, I am led to believe that the brake lever was left in the down mode in high gear which I think could have caused the clutch disc to stick together? After starting the ca...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Auto Transport
Replies: 1
Views: 450

Auto Transport

When you have a good experience with vendors I think it should be shared. This past week I had my Mercury Body Speedster delivered to the MTFCA Museum by Bill Squires of Bill's Auto Works, never had a better hauler that was on time to the minute and went out of his way big time to meet my demands. A...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Digital only MTFCA memberships
Replies: 16
Views: 1521

Re: Digital only MTFCA memberships

I love having the book in my hand, if it would cost a little more to continue this I would be all for it. It is a bargain at the price the best of
publications. My opinion. Thanks MTFCA for a fine rag.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Wed Mar 06, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: NATIONWIDE SINGLE CAR TRANSPORT, OPEN OR ENCLOSED
Replies: 44
Views: 3505

Re: NATIONWIDE SINGLE CAR TRANSPORT, OPEN OR ENCLOSED

Bill just waiting for a confirmed date on my Mercury transport from Ct.
Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Model T Times Magazine
Replies: 9
Views: 980

Re: WTB Model T Times Magazine

Yes sir Brian that is it. Let me know if you have an extra and price, thanks Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Model T Times Magazine
Replies: 9
Views: 980

Re: WTB Model T Times Magazine

I got a magazine today David but it is a Vintage Ford, so if you would keep looking I would appreciate it. I notified Mark.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Model T Times Magazine
Replies: 9
Views: 980

Re: WTB Model T Times Magazine

Thanks to Mark looks like I got a magazine coming. David I appreciate you looking. Thanks MTFCA
by Sam_Mendenhall
Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Model T Times Magazine
Replies: 9
Views: 980

WTB Model T Times Magazine

I would like to buy a copy of Model T Times, May-June 1996.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 14 Conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: 14 Conversion

I really don"t care about the gallery or what they think, this is my car bought and paid for buy me not anyone else. That is what is so cool about a T, you can do what you want and enjoy it. I do have cars that are political correct but this project is a speedster so it does not matter. Thanks to al...
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 14 Conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: 14 Conversion

Thanks Rich that is what I was looking for. I think I will have to change the fan also, it hits the upper hose connector.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 14 Conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: 14 Conversion

I have the hood and former and firewall correct, would a low head be the difference in the space between the two hose connections.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 14 Conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: 14 Conversion

I have the hood and former and firewall correct, would a low head be the difference in the space between the two hose connections.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Feb 18, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 14 Conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

14 Conversion

I would like to put a 14 radiator on a 23 frame, has anyone done this or can
it be done? Hose connections upper ,not line up, fan to large what is different
on the frames. Thanks
by Sam_Mendenhall
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OT model T engine powered submarine
Replies: 20
Views: 2334

Re: OT model T engine powered submarine

If it was a 15 engine it would have to be cranked? water pump or water cooled? lol, where did exhaust exit. This will have to be researched but very interesting to say the least. Thanks Sam
by Sam_Mendenhall
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale: Rare Accessory Emergency Axle?
Replies: 9
Views: 1454

Re: For Sale: Rare Accessory Emergency Axle?

Looks to be the one I sold at last years homecoming.
by Sam_Mendenhall
Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Home Coming 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 675

Home Coming 2019

Will there be a homecoming this year? If so what are the dates.