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by Sean Butler
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: NOVICE QUESTION
Replies: 18
Views: 564

Re: NOVICE QUESTION

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by Sean Butler
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: I ALMOST GAVE UP........,
Replies: 75
Views: 2980

Re: I ALMOST GAVE UP........,

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by Sean Butler
Mon Jul 13, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Got me a new toy (tool) :)
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Re: Got me a new toy (tool) :)

Sounds like a plan!
by Sean Butler
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Got me a new toy (tool) :)
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Re: Got me a new toy (tool) :)

Nice Grab, Donnie: I've owned a couple of the KRW stands. Looks like the only thing you may be missing is the extender for the torque tube holder (unless you just didn't get it into your pictures). Of the ones I've seen through the years, many have had repaired hand wheels. I suspect it's from not h...
by Sean Butler
Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: First time out for my 1909 Model T touring
Replies: 22
Views: 1655

Re: First time out for my 1909 Model T touring

Well said, Wayne and, well done, Tony! I've followed Tony's posts, seen the videos, and enjoyed his webinar. Keep up the good work!
by Sean Butler
Fri May 01, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: We lost another one
Replies: 28
Views: 2353

Re: We lost another one

Herman Kohnke: Thank you!
by Sean Butler
Fri Apr 10, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: A NEW ERA BEGINS
Replies: 13
Views: 1705

Re: A NEW ERA BEGINS

Congratulations, Glen and thanks for all your help in the past. Enjoy your retirement!
by Sean Butler
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chaffin's Garage is not closing
Replies: 45
Views: 5285

Re: Chaffin's Garage is not closing

HOW GREAT IS THIS?!
by Sean Butler
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: SAVE THIS TT !!
Replies: 14
Views: 1605

Re: SAVE THIS TT !!

Hey! I bought that bridge years ago and it is NOT for sale!
by Sean Butler
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 2019 HCCA Holiday Motor Excursion
Replies: 18
Views: 2178

Re: 2019 HCCA Holiday Motor Excursion

Gosh dern dagnabbit, Gene - I missed reading your offer/invite! When will retirement feel like less work instead of more?!

Glad you had a good time. What auto did Jay bring out this year?
by Sean Butler
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS 1921 Express Delivery
Replies: 22
Views: 6154

Re: FS 1921 Express Delivery

That's awesome Mark! That would be great for hauling our greyhounds in :)
by Sean Butler
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale - Cantrell/Miller style rear sleeve puller and Dummy Axle
Replies: 11
Views: 1413

Re: For Sale - Cantrell/Miller style rear sleeve puller and Dummy Axle

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Great Job, Scott!
by Sean Butler
Sun Jul 07, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rebabbit Block
Replies: 9
Views: 1699

Re: Rebabbit Block

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by Sean Butler
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rebabbit Block
Replies: 9
Views: 1699

Re: Rebabbit Block

Lookin' good, Jack! Do you bore your own rods as well and if so, what sort of setup do you have?
by Sean Butler
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done to your Model T in July?
Replies: 113
Views: 13797

Re: What have you done to your Model T in July?

Nice little series, Steve & Mike :D
by Sean Butler
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale: 1910 Touring
Replies: 7
Views: 5203

Re: For Sale: 1910 Touring

That would look great over here on Whidbey! Unfortunately, my champagne taste is funded with a Budwiser budget :(
by Sean Butler
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos
Replies: 43
Views: 4802

Re: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos

Burger: I think Gene is saying that Garret's Touring has won in the past.
by Sean Butler
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What did you do with your model T in June
Replies: 97
Views: 14234

Re: What did you do with your model T in June

Mario: I'm with Dallas. It's already beautiful!
by Sean Butler
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring
Replies: 56
Views: 7319

Re: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring

Thanks for this, Alex. I'm a CT native and would be interested in exchanging war stories with you when I'm back east. I'm from pretty close by in Norwalk where my family still lives.
by Sean Butler
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Instructions
Replies: 13
Views: 2316

Re: Instructions

That's okay, Dean. Sometimes the choice is out of your hands. Don't worry, it will weather...
by Sean Butler
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: What have you done on an old non-Model T vehicle.
Replies: 175
Views: 21890

Re: What have you done on an old non-Model T vehicle.

Wow! What a great idea for a new thread. Thanks, Rich! :D
by Sean Butler
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Sizing rods before babbitt
Replies: 15
Views: 2197

Re: Sizing rods before babbitt

Very nice. I've never seen one of those.
by Sean Butler
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Sizing rods before babbitt
Replies: 15
Views: 2197

Re: Sizing rods before babbitt

Hey Herm: Those X-Grooves look pretty clean. Are they done on a Waterbury or similar machine or do you use another of your home-spun jigs?
by Sean Butler
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: We're not used to this car
Replies: 20
Views: 3402

Re: We're not used to this car

Axlerod and I spent a good number of hours on the speedster.
by Sean Butler
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How many brass 1916’s were actually made?
Replies: 12
Views: 1901

Re: How many brass 1916’s were actually made?

Alex: We'd love to see some pics!
by Sean Butler
Fri Mar 01, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.
Replies: 19
Views: 2573

Re: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.

If I'd been smart enough to turn the cutter wheel over, I would have seen this marking. Definitely a few thou under, though.
by Sean Butler
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.
Replies: 19
Views: 2573

Re: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.

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by Sean Butler
Wed Feb 27, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.
Replies: 19
Views: 2573

Re: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.

Larry & Steve: I'm curious to know if you're using NOS babbitt bearings or are you casting your own?
by Sean Butler
Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.
Replies: 19
Views: 2573

Re: Drive shaft bushing spot facer, diameter.

I've got the K.R. Wilson W17 Facer. It checks out at 1.5285. As the others have said, not too great on brass. I had mine sharpened and it still is weak for brass. Cuts the babbitt like butter, though!
by Sean Butler
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: machinest, metalworkers, fabricators, need help finding product ..
Replies: 12
Views: 2024

Re: machinest, metalworkers, fabricators, need help finding product ..

When you get that pan jig all purdied up, be sure to share some pictures!
by Sean Butler
Fri Feb 08, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Assorted "T" tools
Replies: 11
Views: 2078

Re: Assorted "T" tools

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by Sean Butler
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Assorted "T" tools
Replies: 11
Views: 2078

Re: Assorted "T" tools

Steve: Have a decent collection as well. We have a place up on Whidbey we make it to a couple of times a year. Would love to stop by some time and trade war/collection stories if you take visitors.
by Sean Butler
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Museum Lineshaft up and running in Vintage Garage Machine Shop!
Replies: 20
Views: 3316

Re: Museum Lineshaft up and running in Vintage Garage Machine Shop!

How cool! Thanks to everyone involved. Can't wait to see it all in person. :D
by Sean Butler
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Testing pics...
Replies: 9
Views: 1466

Re: Testing pics...

My Pic Test:

"Blondie" at Harrah's (1980)
by Sean Butler
Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Thanks Chris!
Replies: 1
Views: 534

Thanks Chris!

Thanks for all your efforts, Chris! Glad I'm aboard and equally glad to see everyone else hopping over. Let's all hit the ground running!