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by Jsteele
Wed Sep 02, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 0
Views: 87

WTB Centerdoor Seat

Still looking for a passengers side Centerdoor seat or the leg assembly. I would prefer one that is complete, but again would take just the leg assembly. Attached is a picture that Will Vanderburg previously posted for me. Please email or call if you have something. rustaddict1(at)g mail . com or ca...
by Jsteele
Wed Sep 02, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Anybody knows Ross Benedict?
Replies: 12
Views: 574

Re: Anybody knows Ross Benedict?

I know Ross and he is a stand up guy with a great reputation.
by Jsteele
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: Model T Collection
Replies: 42
Views: 5133

Re: Model T Collection

Email and PM sent. Thanks
by Jsteele
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Anyone for a trade?
Replies: 8
Views: 1401

Re: Anyone for a trade?

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by Jsteele
Mon Aug 17, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Anyone for a trade?
Replies: 8
Views: 1401

Re: Anyone for a trade?

Mark, They are on there way.

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by Jsteele
Sat Aug 15, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Anyone for a trade?
Replies: 8
Views: 1401

Re: Anyone for a trade?

Mark I have some. Send me your address by PM or email and I will mail one to you.
by Jsteele
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Livingston "V" Radiator
Replies: 5
Views: 891

Re: FS Livingston "V" Radiator

Hi Hank,
Did these radiators use three cores or just the two in the V portion.
Thanks,
John
by Jsteele
Sat Aug 08, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Settle a dispute about RAJO heads
Replies: 7
Views: 892

Re: Settle a dispute about RAJO heads

Smith Brothers makes 1/4 " pushrods to your length specifications. They run $12-$15 a piece. I'm sure there are others that make them. If your building a hot rod you may want to put some thought into an engine. If your looking for more power going up hills and to help with general driving I would th...
by Jsteele
Thu Jul 30, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Safest way to haul a coupe on an open trailer
Replies: 25
Views: 1520

Re: Safest way to haul a coupe on an open trailer

I have made several 3000 plus mile trips with a 1922 coupe on an open trailer. I do not have a sun visor on mine. It's not going to win a Stynoski award either. The first time I wrapped it up like Christmas package which worked fine. The second and longer trip I bought a 1/2 sheet of 1/4" plywood fr...
by Jsteele
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Still looking
by Jsteele
Wed Jun 03, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Barn Find
Replies: 22
Views: 1990

Re: Barn Find

Don it is original paint and I am thinking about leaving it. The wood is pretty good.The passenger side door does not fit quit right and has bent hinge. Once it get's sorted out a little on what needs to be done I'll decide on which way I'm going with the paint. John, it's titled as a 19 but I think...
by Jsteele
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Barn Find
Replies: 22
Views: 1990

Re: Barn Find

Few more pictures
by Jsteele
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Barn Find
Replies: 22
Views: 1990

Barn Find

This is what I think of when someone says they have a barn find. There are two Model T's in building. It was a fun day last summer digging out both cars. It was the most mouse, bird and pack rat poop I have seen in years. Ton of parts, I number of which I still need to pick up. The car was disassemb...
by Jsteele
Tue Jun 02, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale 1926-7 engine
Replies: 1
Views: 902

Re: For Sale 1926-7 engine

Nick has won the Montana 500 3 times, came in Second 2 or 3 times. He is a good machinist and builds his own engines. He has done that for many years. This should be a great motor.
by Jsteele
Fri May 29, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Don thank you for the info. John S sent you an email through the forum.
by Jsteele
Thu May 28, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Dave, thank you for taking a look. I appreciate that. Will thank you for the great picture.
by Jsteele
Tue May 26, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Tim, Joe and Hank thank you for your help. I was told one time that because of the tight fit getting in and out of the front of a centerdoor as Ma and Pa got older and put on more weight the passengers seat went the door and mom sat in the back seat and dad was able to get behind the steering wheel....
by Jsteele
Tue May 26, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Dave, Thank you I look forward to seeing them.
by Jsteele
Tue May 26, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Thanks guys I appreciate all this help. Don pictures of the legs would be great if you have time. Do you know if the front legs are just screwed to a wood seat base or are they part of the frame?
Thank you,
John
by Jsteele
Tue May 26, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Below are some pictures of a passenger seat from Don Booth's 1923 Centerdoor. I should have done this when I posted the ad. I don't know what, if any changes were made between 1915 and 1923. I could not find any pictures of a seat frame without upholstery. The folding single leg at the rear of the s...
by Jsteele
Tue May 26, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

There must be one of these seats kicking around somewhere? :)
by Jsteele
Sat May 16, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

Still looking!!!
by Jsteele
Sat Apr 18, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

:) :) :)
by Jsteele
Sun Apr 12, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LIVE Video Webinar for MTFCA Easter Sunday
Replies: 35
Views: 2515

Re: LIVE Video Webinar for MTFCA Easter Sunday

Hi, this was great. I just caught the last 15-20 minutes because of other Easter things. I did my first zoom meeting last Friday and it was pretty amazing. The potential for this is huge.
by Jsteele
Sat Apr 04, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

Re: WTB Centerdoor Seat

:) :) :)
by Jsteele
Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rajo-head questions
Replies: 16
Views: 1480

Re: Rajo-head questions

It's a Model C
by Jsteele
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Centerdoor Seat
Replies: 26
Views: 1839

WTB Centerdoor Seat

I would like to buy a front, passenger side seat for a 1923 Centerdoor.
by Jsteele
Mon Mar 16, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Anyone on here who was on the first Forum?
Replies: 74
Views: 8111

Re: Anyone on here who was on the first Forum?

The picture Steve posted above, Bruce being the first picture. On the next one Stan listed all but one, In order left to right me, Stan Howe, Mike Walker, Past President Dan Condor, Jack Daron and George House. Dan Condor sold more stuff for me at Chickasha than I ever did. He is a great guy and I m...
by Jsteele
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Substituting for a part: Is there a metallurgist in the room?
Replies: 28
Views: 2726

Re: Substituting for a part: Is there a metallurgist in the room?

So in looking at the chart that Tim posted is that saying that Red Brass and Phospher Bronze would be good choices for pins? I ask because I have 16 valve Roof heads that uses stock T valves but have heavier valve springs and a very high lift cams. I have not run these engines yet and have always th...
by Jsteele
Wed Mar 11, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Front Passengers Seat
Replies: 3
Views: 792

Re: WTB Front Passengers Seat

Still looking.
by Jsteele
Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Front Passengers Seat
Replies: 3
Views: 792

Re: WTB Front Passengers Seat

Hi Joe, Thank you. I really would like to find a complete seat but I will keep this in mind.
Thanks,
John
by Jsteele
Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Front Passengers Seat
Replies: 3
Views: 792

WTB Front Passengers Seat

I need a front passengers seat for a Centerdoor. I will be at Chickasha.
406-fivethreenine-6004 or rustaddict1(at)g m a i l . c o m
Thank you!
by Jsteele
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: rear Fender Bracket
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: WTB: rear Fender Bracket

Mack you are correct on he holes. I guess I'm not sure both sides are the same but just assumed Henry would do it that way because it's one less part.
by Jsteele
Tue Feb 25, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: rear Fender Bracket
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: WTB: rear Fender Bracket

Hi Bob, Thank you but I don't think that is the one I need unless my other fender has one that is not correct. I'm looking for 3 hole on the fender 2 on the apron and that is what the fender was drilled for. I don't think the repops look correct or I would go that route. This isn't a show car but I ...
by Jsteele
Tue Feb 25, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: rear Fender Bracket
Replies: 4
Views: 430

WTB: rear Fender Bracket

Does any one have a spare bracket that fastens the the rear fender to the splash apron for my 15 roadster that they would sell?
Thanks,
John
rustaddict1 at g mail com or 4O6 fivethreenine 6OO4
by Jsteele
Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Mystery Front Axle Bits
Replies: 9
Views: 1601

Re: Mystery Front Axle Bits

Hi Don, sent you an email. I would love to purchase those. I have NOS shocks but not the axle mounting hardware.
by Jsteele
Fri Jan 31, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What's Your Chickasha Space?
Replies: 23
Views: 2424

Re: What's Your Chickasha Space?

FM 1 & 2
Looking forward to seeing everyone and all their treasures.
by Jsteele
Sat Jan 11, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: New NH and Vaporizor Float Valve install tool available
Replies: 22
Views: 1676

Re: New NH and Vaporizor Float Valve install tool available

Scott I would like to purchase one also.
Thank you,
John
by Jsteele
Sun Jan 05, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Looking for Ford HCCT Serial Numbers
Replies: 44
Views: 3451

Re: Looking for Ford HCCT Serial Numbers

Bob your suspicions were correct. Sorry for the poor picture that posted upside down. It does right itself when clicked on. I started to take it out in the sunlight but after about 15 feet my back said something different. :) 18Z245N180
by Jsteele
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 21 Inch Disc Wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 481

Re: 21 Inch Disc Wheels

I have no idea why the pictures are upside down but when you click on the they do come up correct.
by Jsteele
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 21 Inch Disc Wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 481

21 Inch Disc Wheels

Set of 4, 21" Chevrolet Disc wheels with Ford hubs. They need new rims. I do have lugs for the one wheel that is missing them.$500.00 plus shipping or
I can bring them to Chickasha.
Call For O Six Five Three Nine 6004 or email rustaddict (at) gmail.com
by Jsteele
Tue Dec 17, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: for sale 3 sets of four of priming cups. 3 different styles
Replies: 4
Views: 722

Re: for sale 3 sets of four of priming cups. 3 different styles

Donnie, sent email to you earlier today.
by Jsteele
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: RAJO head questions
Replies: 14
Views: 1857

Re: RAJO head questions

It is definitely a "C". No bump out on drivers side and oblong or rounded rectangle center port. As mentioned before the rockers are not correct, but that is not uncommon.
by Jsteele
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: Front Passenger Seat for Centerdoor
Replies: 2
Views: 425

Re: WTB: Front Passenger Seat for Centerdoor

If you have one and just don't want to go through the hassle of shipping I can could pick it up at Chickasha!!
by Jsteele
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: Front Passenger Seat for Centerdoor
Replies: 2
Views: 425

WTB: Front Passenger Seat for Centerdoor

WTB: I'm looking for a front passenger seat for a 1919 Centerdoor. Upholstery is not important, but the seat must be complete and in good shape.
Please call or email because I don't get to look here on a regular basis.
Thank you,
John
by Jsteele
Sun Nov 10, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Any news about Larry Sigworth ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2303

Re: Any news about Larry Sigworth ?

Larry was a great guy. He was an avid researcher on Speedsters and the early days of racing along with many other things. He restored two Paco speedsters that are great works of preservation. Larry spent hours helping me do some research on a speedster body, loaned me some stuff that was very rare w...
by Jsteele
Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Possible Scam
Replies: 5
Views: 928

Possible Scam

If you get a call from 707-210-2457 wanting to sell you the parts your looking for ask for pictures. I believe he was trying to scam me. Pretty smooth operator, nice guy but when I said I would only overnight or mail payment the conversation ended with he would get back to me. We had a 1/2 dozen pho...
by Jsteele
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB:1914 Touring car Top Bows
Replies: 2
Views: 487

Re: WTB:1914 Touring car Top Bows

Sorry RV, he needs everything, wood, Irons and sockets.
by Jsteele
Tue Oct 15, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: 1914 carbide generater
Replies: 1
Views: 394

WTB: 1914 carbide generater

Looking for 1914 carbide generater. The base is still on the running board but not the rest. Would consider parts or complete generater. Please call or email as I'm not on the forum much. Four zero six 539 six oo four or rustaddict1 at gmail.com, pm ok also. Thank you.
by Jsteele
Tue Oct 15, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB:1914 Touring car Top Bows
Replies: 2
Views: 487

WTB:1914 Touring car Top Bows

I'm looking for a complete set of 14 touring top bows in nice condition for a friend who doesn't use email or a computor. He just bought an unrestored car with original paint that is mostly correct. A few small things need to be fixed, not pristine but I think it's good enough that he is just going ...
by Jsteele
Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: RAJO Model B Rocker Arm Stand Help
Replies: 18
Views: 1959

Re: RAJO Model B Rocker Arm Stand Help

Joe sorry I didn't find any original stand in the parts I just got. RAJO shafts, rockers, bolts, a set of machined blocks that are stands but no originals.
by Jsteele
Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: RAJO Model B Rocker Arm Stand Help
Replies: 18
Views: 1959

Re: RAJO Model B Rocker Arm Stand Help

Joe if you can't get that fixed I may have one and can check tomorrow, later afternoon.
by Jsteele
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB - WANTED - Single Wire Wheel
Replies: 12
Views: 1883

Re: WTB - WANTED - Single Wire Wheel

I don't know why the pictures post upside down, but if you click on them to enlarge, they go right side up.
by Jsteele
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB - WANTED - Single Wire Wheel
Replies: 12
Views: 1883

Re: WTB - WANTED - Single Wire Wheel

Hi Bob, the wheels I have are not Universal, Pasco or Dayton, not sure what they are. The holes looks like they my have been enlarged, a little crudely, but not wallowed out. It is very close to the six bolt pattern of a T wood wheel. They were on a very old Model T Speedster. I have two and would p...
by Jsteele
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Is this a Studebaker?
Replies: 7
Views: 1098

Is this a Studebaker?

Trying to ID this touring car body and and the approximate year.


https://www.mtfca.com/phpBB3/download/f ... 63f5d643bd
by Jsteele
Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB - WANTED - Single Wire Wheel
Replies: 12
Views: 1883

Re: WTB - WANTED - Single Wire Wheel

Hi Bob,
I believe I have one. I will look this evening.
by Jsteele
Sat May 11, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: willie cordes
Replies: 19
Views: 3116

Re: willie cordes

Willie was a great guy and I missed not seeing him the last couple of years at Chickasha. We would go round and round on stuff and sometimes, eventually, even would work out some kind of deal.
Sympathies to the family.
by Jsteele
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Chickasha stuff
Replies: 0
Views: 612

Chickasha stuff

Plan on bringing another set of good Disteel Disc wheels(last set I have for sale), set of Dayton wheels, two piece drive shaft if I can find it, an aluminum Warford or two, Whippet radiator shell. Will be in FM 1 & 2 between North and South Buildings in the paved parking lot.
by Jsteele
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nice day for a short drive
Replies: 9
Views: 1942

Nice day for a short drive

We're at 4 below but a nice sunshiney day for a ride. My wife didn't think it was all that nice out and didn't come along, but my dog Buck was fine with it.
image.jpeg
by Jsteele
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WANTED Disteel wheels(s)
Replies: 9
Views: 1576

Re: WANTED Disteel wheels(s)

I had both John And Mark McLaren do sets for me. John Is retired and I'm not sure Mark does them anymore. Mike Lebsack in Iowa might be able to do them. It is just a standard Ford 30x3 1/2 rim which can be bought from Mark McLaren
by Jsteele
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WANTED Disteel wheels(s)
Replies: 9
Views: 1576

Re: WANTED Disteel wheels(s)

The wheels that were on eBay for $800 were not Disteel. I think they might be Buffalo, but were missing rims and appeared to have some other issues. It was hard to tell from the pictures. Sets of good sets Disteels with good hubs probably bring $3000-$3500. Rebuilt sets, with new rims are probably o...
by Jsteele
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: More on Ford racing in France, 1911, and a big thank you.
Replies: 28
Views: 3210

Re: More on Ford racing in France, 1911, and a big thank you.

Hi Rob, Thanks this is always interesting stuff!
by Jsteele
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T high speed chase
Replies: 17
Views: 3054

Re: Model T high speed chase

Don, it was reprinted in 2011 but I don't remember what day. I wanted to post it on the forum back then but was never able to resize it.
by Jsteele
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Race Car Project
Replies: 69
Views: 8099

Re: Race Car Project

I agree with Tim, your suicide front end may truly be a suicide front end. Looks neat but I think you need some gussets or bracing of some type.
by Jsteele
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T high speed chase
Replies: 17
Views: 3054

Model T high speed chase

Model T # 3627 Out runs the law
Bozeman Daily Chronicle 1915
1909 Model T Out runs the law 4.jpg
by Jsteele
Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Use your BIG photos!
Replies: 11
Views: 2221

Re: Use your BIG photos!

So why does the picture post sideways? When clicked on to enlarge it rights it self.
by Jsteele
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Use your BIG photos!
Replies: 11
Views: 2221

Re: Use your BIG photos!

AAA Racer Right side.jpg
by Jsteele
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Splitdorf aluminum 3 gear cross drive magneto
Replies: 5
Views: 1622

Re: Splitdorf aluminum 3 gear cross drive magneto

Dan McEachern, 920 Pearl Street, Alameda, CA 94501 510-532-8228 dmcgears@yahoo.
by Jsteele
Sun Jan 06, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Many thanks to Chris for all his Work!
Replies: 28
Views: 3417

Re: Many thanks to Chris for all his Work!

Hi, Chris thank you for all you work on this.