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by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

In fact as the photo shows, the 1st portable phone system was started there. As you can see, the poles were mounted to vehicles. Maybe that is the confusion about the location of the pole. It wasnt long before the cost of people to drive the poles every time a call was made got too expensive to supp...
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Slot head screws source
Replies: 6
Views: 302

Re: Slot head screws source

Its good to know the owner of the harware store. He has went in the back more than once and emerged with what I needed from discontinued stock. He can also order anything I need without a shipping charge if I can wait till delivery day.
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 28, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Quite right Rich, she would be embarassed to have a photo taken without her famous green lipstick!
Mmmm! Ginger snapps!
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 28, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What's Your Chickasha Space?
Replies: 8
Views: 177

Re: What's Your Chickasha Space?

Looks like Im gonna make it there. Why dont you put a sign on your booth, MTFCA member. I know that would help me. Better than a tatoo! :D See you there!
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 278
Views: 11464

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

That is some fine looking craftsmanship ! Maybe someday I will be brave enough to try something like that. I had a friend ask if I would build all the wood for a couplet. He has sheetmetal for two bodies. He asked after seeing my TT. I told him I didnt have that kind of time to devote to a project l...
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Pen and ink and sketches.
Replies: 65
Views: 4054

Re: Pen and ink and sketches.

I really enjoy your talent Rich! The only thing I can draw is flies. I have trouble with stick people. Your art always makes my day.
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Driving back roads in southern Utah
Replies: 78
Views: 3679

Re: Driving back roads in southern Utah

Dennis, I'm really enjoying your photos and story of your trip. I notice the winch on one of the cars. Did you have to use it? Sounds like a few repairs were made but no major problems. What a fun trip. Thanks for sharing it with us.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: First drive is in a T
Replies: 13
Views: 581

Re: First drive is in a T

The smile says it all!
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Yes Herb they do but its called the new goat ropers festival now. All the old goat ropers retired one way or another. Not the fun it used to be with the goats wearing helmets and knee pads. The ropes are velvet and only rated for 15 lbs as to not injure the goats. Many trophies are given each year a...
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Just the drivetrain is getting the royal treatment. The depressed look will still be there. After a few trips down my gravel road, the underside will be dirty enough to look the part. :D
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Lookin good Don! Im with you, cant wait to feel rebuilt springs, steering and all suspension.
Waiting on frame from sandblasting. :(
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 23, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Front Spring Width
Replies: 29
Views: 691

Re: Front Spring Width

Can you have the spring eye machines to the right width? No spacers and unoticable if done right. Just thinking.
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old Photo-Wrecked T
Replies: 8
Views: 655

Re: Old Photo-Wrecked T

The painting on the barn is cool.
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS. One NOS Kelsey 23" Wheel Lug With Nut
Replies: 13
Views: 796

Re: FS. One NOS Kelsey 23" Wheel Lug With Nut

Dave I will take it and since shipping is getting out of hand, Ill just come pick it up. :D
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1924 Coupe Project
Replies: 28
Views: 1151

Re: 1924 Coupe Project

That is very good to know. I have a 24 coupe that I will be starting on this spring. Its a Texas car so no rot but you never know.
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Right there with you Don! I assembled mine yesterday. I used some antisieze between each leaf. That graphite paint dries but still makes your hands slick handling the springs.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done to your Model T in January?
Replies: 57
Views: 3054

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

I have most of the suspension parts rebuilt and painted. Assembled the springs today. Waiting to get the frame blasted and front axle. After those are painted it all goes back under the roadster pichup aka Swamp Donkey.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: More new snow and smiles
Replies: 42
Views: 3608

Re: More new snow and smiles

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Snow to ice to rain to 30 mph wind and10 degrees tonight. All winter has in one day!
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

This is the best crockumentery about the mythstry of the Triberg area I have ever read! Its amazing all the BS ( Big Strories) you have dug out of the archives. I look forward to new photos and stories about K.D. and his involvment in the evolution of this moment in mythstry. It funbelievable how we...
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:11 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Is my model T seized up?
Replies: 40
Views: 1379

Re: Is my model T seized up?

Welcome Carson! Good on you John! I hope its a simple fix and your off and running. I was your age when I bought my 1st car and practiced in the back yard. It was not a T but I learned alot such as you will. Carson can you post a photo of your T?
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Dog days
Replies: 10
Views: 519

Re: Dog days

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They like an icecream run like the rest of us.
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Cuthbert was not a stumblebum as some believed. He was a little backward and very famous around the Tri-berg area for his skills on and with horses. I think there was a song written in his honor. " Like a Flintstone Cowboy" hit number one on all the local low output stations like WTRI. John Stablebe...
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: What have you done on an old non-Model T vehicle.
Replies: 134
Views: 9565

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

Thats looking great. You have been busy.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha News
Replies: 16
Views: 1227

Re: Chickasha News

Whew! Saved me there!
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha News
Replies: 16
Views: 1227

Re: Chickasha News

Oh and I guess I lied to the wife. " Honey I have to go, Its the last one!" :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha News
Replies: 16
Views: 1227

Re: Chickasha News

I planned on my 1st and the last one! Can I still go? :D
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: It’s not Ford vs. Ferrari, but it did happen
Replies: 19
Views: 923

Re: It’s not Ford vs. Ferrari, but it did happen

Those are real racers. If it dont make it go fast, it aint there!
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Driving back roads in southern Utah
Replies: 78
Views: 3679

Re: Driving back roads in southern Utah

I gotta ask! Is the bike in cases you feel the need for speed?
Great photos Dennis. What a trip this must have been.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: My T hauler is finished.Almost.
Replies: 14
Views: 804

Re: My T hauler is finished.Almost.

Computers do not lie! Someone should write a song about that! :D
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Booking the great hall is one thing but booking stairway ? I bet it gets alot of stares .
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: More new snow and smiles
Replies: 42
Views: 3608

Re: More new snow and smiles

Fun trumps it! Im with you Rich. The calcium chloride dust retardent for our road I think is worse than the salt. Oh for good old oil! I figure if I drive the T enough, they wont feel the need to use the modern stuff. Have you seen the streets at OCF toward the end of the weekend? :D
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 26
Views: 1190

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

I see an electric tail light. Oul light is probably not a good idea on this one! :shock:
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: I’m back - well almost
Replies: 4
Views: 265

Re: I’m back - well almost

You sound pretty busy for a fellow that should be enjoying retirement. You need some T time!
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Towing a 1904 Oldsmobile Model N
Replies: 4
Views: 366

Re: Towing a 1904 Oldsmobile Model N

100 meters is not far. Hope you dont get over 30 mph ! :D :D :D
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Views of St. Louis 1920s and 1930s
Replies: 7
Views: 462

Re: Views of St. Louis 1920s and 1930s

In the 1st photo, is that TT dump sporting dual wheels or am I just wishing?
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Just an Old Car Painting
Replies: 118
Views: 12080

Re: Just an Old Car Painting

Rich, as real as your paintings look he probably just hopped in! Enjoying every one!!!
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Getting Rattles Back On The Road
Replies: 61
Views: 1658

Re: Getting Rattles Back On The Road

Robert, its easy to miss. I pulled the body on my roadster to replace the frame a couple weeks ago and still missed it with the body off :oops:
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Getting Rattles Back On The Road
Replies: 61
Views: 1658

Re: Getting Rattles Back On The Road

Is the radious rod ball unhooked from the pan? Been there and forgot that detail.
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: ...Who were those masked men???
Replies: 9
Views: 856

Re: ...Who were those masked men???

There are great people in this hobby! GREAT! That is what makes it enjoyable for me. Glad your ordeal is turning around.
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Memory
Replies: 55
Views: 1419

Re: Memory

Whats the funny looking black thing by the radio? :lol: The funny thing is slogans like "dial 911" are still used even tho most youngsters have never "dialed" a phone. Party lines, busy signals and fire phones. When I joined the fire sevice, before 911 came to town, the firemen had fire phones. Some...
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 278
Views: 11464

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

Don, I find them at yard sales and roadside "junk" stores. They are tuff to find and then you have to strip the plating off the new ones. The details make the job for me. I was luck with the TT project and had a wood box of screws given to me by a 76 year old friend. His father and grandfather were ...
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A Good Day
Replies: 13
Views: 708

Re: A Good Day

JMHO, I wouldnt change a thing even the dog.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A Good Day
Replies: 13
Views: 708

Re: A Good Day

Sounds like a great day to me. I like your T. It has a great look for lots of fun.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 278
Views: 11464

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

Looks like a brain teaser. Im watching in awe.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 11, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: Ford Model T Automobile Telescoping Apartment (Vintage Camper)
Replies: 5
Views: 1055

Re: Ford Model T Automobile Telescoping Apartment (Vintage Camper)

Now I have a reason to visit the museum thats only 30 miles from me.
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done to your Model T in January?
Replies: 57
Views: 3054

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

I tore down my frame. Maybe went too far?
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by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: I CAN'T FIND PARTS
Replies: 27
Views: 1528

Re: I CAN'T FIND PARTS

I waited almost 8 eeeks for band linings.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Driving back roads in southern Utah
Replies: 78
Views: 3679

Re: Driving back roads in southern Utah

Dennis you sure know how to get the best out of your T. I like the photos, a few a day is something I look forward to.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1922 TT Waterous Fire Truck
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: 1922 TT Waterous Fire Truck

I have a good gas tank also.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1922 TT Waterous Fire Truck
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: 1922 TT Waterous Fire Truck

Randy, I am in the process of pulling a 22 engine and installing a correct 26 engine in my roadster puckup. Maybe they would be interested in it. Runs good but if you are restoring the truck the engine should be rebuilt. I have been a firefighter for 35 years so I get the big red truck thing!
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Steve posted on" what have you done in Janurary," about the same aftermarket thingamabob.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Steve posted on" what have you done in Janurary," about the same aftermarket thingamabob.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hyatt bearings stuffed with hair?
Replies: 8
Views: 674

Re: Hyatt bearings stuffed with hair?

If the rear end is growling you have to remove the dog! :D
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Another of his medical inovations was meatless meat. If memory serves it was called vegetablecheesefruiteggs. At any rate it was a mouth full.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Looks like Momoputzopede proto type repurposed. Definately KD influenced Rich!
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Duesenberg donation
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: Duesenberg donation

I bet most need a couple phone books just to drive it. It was built for over 7ft tall original owner.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Resurrection of a 1909 Model T
Replies: 63
Views: 7031

Re: Resurrection of a 1909 Model T

Its going to be a dandy! Thanks for the update. I like watching these projects and wait for more updates.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Duesenberg donation
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: Duesenberg donation

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Just one of the photos from the link.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Duesenberg donation
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: Duesenberg donation

Will you be ready for a road trip in that T by spring ?
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Duesenberg donation
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: Duesenberg donation

About 20 miles.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: Ford Model T Automobile Telescoping Apartment (Vintage Camper)
Replies: 5
Views: 1055

Re: Ford Model T Automobile Telescoping Apartment (Vintage Camper)

I wish I had time to build something like that! One step up from Dean's camper. I think Steve needs that for his trips to OCF. Thanks for sharing it.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

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The last perfomance raised the rafters! Tinsul town is but a gost town now!
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Duesenberg donation
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: Duesenberg donation

Not sure Rich. I tried to get the paper to read artical but they were out. I know its a 1921 Duesenberg model A coupe and is the 1st one sold to the public. I guess the family had a sugar plantation which became Dole fruit company. I guess Steve will have to come back to see it. As I said my cousin ...
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Duesenberg donation
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Duesenberg donation

The ACD museum in Auburn Indiana recieved a 1921 Duesenberg in the same family since new. The 1st model offered to the public.The family had the car restored at 10,000 hours labor. Estimated value of 50 million. I cant wait to read entire artical in the paper. My cousin is a volunteer mechanic at th...
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Outboard noise Right Rear axle
Replies: 9
Views: 442

Re: Outboard noise Right Rear axle

Yes TT larger bearings. Someone here probably has a set good enough for your project. Post a wanted add in the classifieds. I have several TT rear axles but I have major project going in the shop and no room to tear one down mining for usable parts.
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 07, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ethanol gas
Replies: 34
Views: 1351

Re: Ethanol gas

Bingo Fred. It pits the carb such as my small engines . White goop is whats left after the reaction to whatever is in the fuel. Aluminum carbs is all I have ever had a problem with.
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 07, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The spark plug controversy
Replies: 26
Views: 939

Re: The spark plug controversy

I dont do facebook and I refuse to get into this discussion . Everone knows the easiest way is to remove the head to really inspect or change the spark plugs!
Oops. :oops:
by Dallas Landers
Tue Jan 07, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New day timer broke
Replies: 11
Views: 446

Re: New day timer broke

I done the same thing a couple years ago. Experience is the best teacher. I fixed mine this way. I cut a groove with a dremel tool with a cutting wheel in both the timer body 1/2 and the top 1/2 of the hole that broke off just wide enough to fit a small flat washer into and deep enough the two halve...
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Ya, but she still has a great smile!
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Driving back roads in southern Utah
Replies: 78
Views: 3679

Re: Driving back roads in southern Utah

Looks like a blast to me! Nice photos!
by Dallas Landers
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ethanol gas
Replies: 34
Views: 1351

Re: Ethanol gas

This is a touchy subject such as MMO or the best oil. The only thing I have said on the forum about ethenol gas is I run it out in the fall and use non- ethenol for winter months when it may set for several months. Also I wont use ethenol blend in my small engines after replacing most of the carbura...
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 05, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

Finished stripping the original frame today. The doner front spring is apart. Rear spring ready to come apart. I have a box of bushings and other googies coming to get the suspension up to snuff. Putting it all back together is the fun part but alot of cleaning parts in order 1st. Have to thank the ...
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 05, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 329
Views: 19477

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

We are having some of the same fun Don. Used up parts and rusted metal. What fun we are having. Thats part of the fun for me bringing back to safe and depenable.
by Dallas Landers
Sun Jan 05, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: UPDATE
Replies: 5
Views: 366

Re: I need some help concerning Sirenman aka Joe Dorgan

Reading some of the complaints on line, it sounds like another story on the dad started the business and had a steller reputation and then the son took over and it went down hill from there.
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

True Wayne, kids are all different. The grandson is quiet and fast, the girls could'nt sneek up on a threshing machine!
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Obscure speedster trivia...?
Replies: 45
Views: 2313

Re: Obscure speedster trivia...?

Starting with a flathead?
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

My grandson came home from the hospitol today. He will heel to ride again also. Took the girls home about noon and went to the shop. Here is what I found breaking down the front end. 20200104_131056.jpg If anyone wants a front crossmember 1/2 price, I have one. Only been brazed in a couple spots. 20...
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Super is ready
Replies: 17
Views: 807

Re: Super is ready

Flavor!!!
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Super is ready
Replies: 17
Views: 807

Re: Super is ready

For flaor of course! Thats no lye :D
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Super is ready
Replies: 17
Views: 807

Re: Super is ready

Looks like gearlosh for supper :D
by Dallas Landers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1923 Ford Model T Touring. $8,000
Replies: 15
Views: 1622

Re: 1923 Ford Model T Touring. $9.000

Very nice job on presenting the car. Most dont take the time to do this. It will make someone a nice car.
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Poster location is gone
Replies: 19
Views: 937

Re: Poster location is gone

If you click on the name it will show their location.
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

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Lumber used to be sold by the board foot? This photo is proof, the bigger man got the best deal.
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 03, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

When I started this thread I had no Idea the title would be any more than a fun play on words. As many know, Im a firefighter. I got a call yesterday nobody wants. A 2 yr old ran over by a truck! At my sons house! Turns out he is going to be ok. Had surgery this morning on his foot which luckily the...
by Dallas Landers
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 26
Views: 1190

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

Herb, I bet the side mount boxes on the Kroager storage truck is full of oul and cans of grease to keep that beast running trouble free. Great photos guys.
by Dallas Landers
Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Correct Era Street Scenes, Dealerships, and Service Stations, etc.
Replies: 11
Views: 450

Re: Correct Era Street Scenes, Dealerships, and Service Stations, etc.

Potomac wrecker is about as cool as a wrecker can be. Gotta like the pickup by the Esso sign. Reminds me of mine. Super photos.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

Tim, the warranty is up and I cant find a Ford service station? I am a bit slow. It should be running by now! I will take two radiators for $1 a peice.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

KD attended these events on the second tuesday of each week?
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Getting Them Ready....,
Replies: 2
Views: 259

Re: Getting Them Ready....,

Thats planning Hank! Matches the interior perfect.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

I found brass cotter pins in the front spring perch castle nuts on the doner chassis. At least they were not rusted in. The castle nuts were 1/2 gone with rust. It still amazes me that nuts rusted that bad turn right off.
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major surgery to ride again.
Replies: 35
Views: 1728

Re: Major surgery to ride again.

Here is the doner I brought home yesterday frame 20200101_135337.jpg Body is off and " not shown" engine is out. 20200101_133717.jpg We had to pull the engine in the doner chassis yesterday at my buddys shop. So far my wife helped move one metal stand under the metal brace holding up the body becaus...
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?
Replies: 1481
Views: 68949

Re: OT - Adventures of Kalamity Dick - Fact or Fiction?

Johnny Cask had alot of hits around the Tri-Burg area. "The Man In Back" and a favorite to sing at bed time " One Sheep At A Time". Some say it was June Starters mash that kept him on the wagon. As for the Tri-Burg Navy, the vessels made them great. The bow and srern were shaped the same and could g...
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old Photo, Brother in Dad’s RPU. 1955
Replies: 6
Views: 538

Re: Old Photo, Brother in Dad’s RPU. 1955

I sure would like to have met your dad !
by Dallas Landers
Wed Jan 01, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: 2020 Forum
Replies: 3
Views: 545

Re: 2020 Forum

In the last year we have had over 4500 topics and over 3900 parts for sale! I think the " new forum" is a sucess. Thanks to the techy's who keep it up and running and thanks to all who share knowledge and paticipate in keeping these model T's on the road and in the public eye! Wishing all good healt...
by Dallas Landers
Tue Dec 31, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR WISHES!
Replies: 16
Views: 422

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR WISHES!

I thought it was going to be a happy new year.
Im stuck at the firehouse on standby for another depatment. Oh what the heck, Happy new year its warm in here.
by Dallas Landers
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: A sucker for chocolate
Replies: 22
Views: 701

Re: A sucker for chocolate

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Milo feels at home now. Slept for two hours this way on the sofa. My wife gets Pi$$ed if I do that!
by Dallas Landers
Tue Dec 31, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Passing the hat...
Replies: 11
Views: 333

Re: Passing the hat...

In Indiana that is a good road ! And he did have 4 wheel drive!