1927 Model T Radiator Shell

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JoeG48
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1927 Model T Radiator Shell

Post by JoeG48 » Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:13 am

Wanted ... I am looking for a Nickel or Chrome Radiator Shell ( for high radiator ) for my 27 Coupe ...or one in good condition that can be rechromed ... or a lead to someone who might be making them ....Thanks for any help ... Joe ... joeg48@hotmail.com


Allan
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Re: 1927 Model T Radiator Shell

Post by Allan » Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:25 pm

Joe, if you are offered a reproduction be very careful. The only ones I know of were discontinued a while back. There may well be some still out there because they did not ever fit well. The neck hole was poorly formed, the Ford script was pressed way too deep but the biggest problem was the sides. Instead of flaring our wider to follow the line of the hood, they were square to the front like the low radiator shells. This means the hood could never fit correctly.
Hope this helps.
Allan from down under.


Scott C.
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Re: 1927 Model T Radiator Shell

Post by Scott C. » Thu Aug 08, 2019 1:43 am

I have one. I sent you an email.

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