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by Duey_C
Sun Jul 12, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: old marine engines
Replies: 3
Views: 112

Re: old marine engines

Over on the stak, I'd suggest scrolling down just a bit and looking at "Multi-Cylinder Stationary Engines and Power Units" and perhaps posing your question there too, looking for clues. They can be like these guys with knowledge that'll.... get you in the right direction. :) If I understand it right...
by Duey_C
Sun Jul 12, 2020 1:30 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: 1928 SPRINT CAR
Replies: 8
Views: 243

Re: 1928 SPRINT CAR

Oh my. Yesss!
Thank you!
by Duey_C
Sun Jul 12, 2020 1:21 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Not done anything all of July
Replies: 11
Views: 183

Re: Not done anything all of July

Yikes! Glad to see your doing OK David!
Du.
p.s. Ouch. I hate surgeries.
If any consolation Mr D, me neither.
by Duey_C
Sun Jul 12, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Piquette Videos
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Re: Piquette Videos

I enjoyed them quite a lot!
by Duey_C
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: 1928 SPRINT CAR
Replies: 8
Views: 243

Re: 1928 SPRINT CAR

Dick, there are too many questions I'd like to ask about that 1928 Chevrolet engine. ;) If I'm given enough years, I need to put together a straight-eight with 2, 1928 4's. I've 3 or 4 candidates here. Just lots of interruptions here too and many road blocks 30 years ago. How's the crankshaft? Mine ...
by Duey_C
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:52 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: You might find this interesting
Replies: 1
Views: 167

Re: You might find this interesting

I haven't looked yet but Thomas was a friend of Henry's.
I saw a clip where Henry would tell Thomas what everyone else had said as Thomas was going deaf.
:)
by Duey_C
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: What have you done on an old non-Model T vehicle.
Replies: 163
Views: 18395

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

Good news on the Dodge Mark! I like it! Rich, thanks for posting about the V-8 Fords. When I was young I thought they were dumb...until I was at a showgrounds and watched an old fire truck pumping water for tractors or engines or something. DING! That's cool and smooth! The '45 school bus come dump ...
by Duey_C
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)
Replies: 25
Views: 1142

Re: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)

Gorgeous pickup Dennis! The 69 Heavy-Half posi 2wd here is so rotted out. It has Consumption. What they used to call cancer as it consumed. Heavy-Half's carry some heavier GMC parts on the drive shaft and a four bolt main 350. We used parts off my 68... even the dash with windshield wiper switch whe...
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Working on the T with my 15 year old daughter
Replies: 16
Views: 1126

Re: Working on the T with my 15 year old daughter

Ding!
Rob nails it again!
Have a similar Dot that's near 30, if she runs into a bind she'll ask but changing a headlight in her truck?
She looked on the tube and did it herself. I like that.
:)
Kathy, at the race track? Cool.
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)
Replies: 25
Views: 1142

Re: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)

Leo, that's still one of the funniest scenes in that movie! Owen and Larry were great! And the sound affects! The oil running down and then... :lol: What a wonderful thread! Ooh, I see an old GM pickup in the single front-wheeled A pic Dennis! Care to show it? Still have a G down in the woods with a...
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: 1908 Buick
Replies: 6
Views: 340

Re: 1908 Buick

Mark, I was going to write your first line In this response! I write it that way just to... Remember, some of the first people that made Fords go really fast were named Chevrolet. Then our paths diverge a smidge. :) I'm over my head in Old Tractors. Bloop, bloop, bloop. Dave, to some, it is a dirty ...
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 08, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Model T Museum Reopens! Rich Eagle Paintings Centerpiece of New Show Room!
Replies: 12
Views: 828

Re: MTFCA Model T Museum Reopens! Rich Eagle Paintings Centerpiece of New Show Room!

Thank you for showing us Susan!
Man oh man. Rich, from here they look more like litho's than paintings. Thank you for your gifts.
That Runabout is just wonderful but I'm a bit partial. :)
by Duey_C
Tue Jul 07, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Got a 27 Coupe
Replies: 72
Views: 3022

Re: Got a 27 Coupe

Jim, would you show us a pic or two of your interior? Even tho not correct per say, I for one would like to see.
Very interesting thread. :)
by Duey_C
Tue Jul 07, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1927 Tudor followed me home
Replies: 4
Views: 496

Re: 1927 Tudor followed me home

Uh huh George! (BTT) :) Neat project David! Man, that's going to be beautiful right off the bat and you KNOW this car. Pretty neat and thank you for sharing with us. :) I'll be one to say: IHC automobiles? Cool! Sometimes I hide words like Old Tractor, saying OT, right here on the board. :lol: It'll...
by Duey_C
Mon Jul 06, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Kids having fun in 23 RA
Replies: 1
Views: 305

Re: Kids having fun in 23 RA

Bummer, isn't working. "No longer available" for me.
by Duey_C
Sun Jul 05, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Happy Canada Day to our Canadian Model T'ers
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: Happy Canada Day to our Canadian Model T'ers

That video was really neat Harry! Goll he runs nice!
Happy belated Canada Day to our friends up north.
Happy Fourth of July to our US friends.
:)
by Duey_C
Sun Jul 05, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: any photos fro Bob Peterson's swap meet?
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: any photos fro Bob Peterson's swap meet?

No doubt Darel!
I'll hassle a friend if I have time tomorrow/today.
by Duey_C
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: SHOW US YOUR LATHE
Replies: 19
Views: 707

Re: SHOW US YOUR LATHE

These are gorgeous "studio shots" of lathes! Wow! :-) Have a little chinaman behind me and a Woods Brothers angled-turret under the lean-one. Not good enough to be called lean-to. A couple of not so pretty shots of the two SB lathes here. 465. Down the ways of a 12x6 (they used total bed length, not...
by Duey_C
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Steering gear case play
Replies: 12
Views: 413

Re: Steering gear case play

There have been folks that use tapered pins to tighten it all back together if all is well. Worked for them.
My '18 is the same way David. Locally sourced rivets are too small...
Wishing for even more info. :)
by Duey_C
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Suggestions on procedures for refinished the 1927/27 Steering wheel rims made of "Fordite"
Replies: 10
Views: 544

Re: Suggestions on procedures for refinished the 1927/27 Steering wheel rims made of "Fordite"

This thread may apply to many other OT steering wheels that give ya the dirty hands treatment!
Good to bring this up again. :)
by Duey_C
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: holley vaporizer
Replies: 5
Views: 257

Re: holley vaporizer

Bill, is that 6270 copper gasket in between the 6269 tube and the cast iron-Hot Plate Cover (the bowl holder)? If so, I need to get in touch with someone we know. I didn't really like the connection between the tube and the hot plate cover ( bowl holder) but went with it and got lucky. I put a file ...
by Duey_C
Thu Jul 02, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 25 years now...
Replies: 15
Views: 813

Re: 25 years now...

Happy Anniversary!
I've said Happy Adversary to my wife for 35 years. I think... :)
by Duey_C
Thu Jul 02, 2020 2:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: holley vaporizer
Replies: 5
Views: 257

Re: holley vaporizer

That 10-32 screw is still a bit of a mystery for me too Mike.
by Duey_C
Thu Jul 02, 2020 1:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: FJ - Nothing To See Here - Move Along Now
Replies: 33
Views: 2370

Re: FJ - Nothing To See Here - Move Along Now

Hehehe! Willie...
Susanne, you are so right. Ya can almost smell the shop!
My kids like the smell of the grudge and of the old motor-grader running.
FJ, don't say a thing. I know you won't. :-)
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Fun Model T afternoon
Replies: 8
Views: 753

Re: Fun Model T afternoon

That's just plain cool Hal!
Gosh, they look so young! :)
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:44 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Making progress on the TT
Replies: 15
Views: 483

Re: Making progress on the TT

Itchin' for more Scott.
Ya, these T's can be a bit snug for us taller guys.
Looks great!
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Distributor and burnt points
Replies: 11
Views: 406

Re: Distributor and burnt points

Ron, the points are fine. You can refinish them so you can see yourself. Wait. Buy the best you can there too. Condenser or ballast. I sure am not happy with even the Bosch (Turkey-built) condensers lately. Wishing for an orange-drop capacitor for a T and another piece of machinery here as it all go...
by Duey_C
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Vaporizer Question - bowel vent leak
Replies: 11
Views: 297

Re: Vaporizer Question - bowel vent leak

Let us know what you find Mike. :)
Seepy shut-off Mark? Sounds right.
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.
Replies: 49
Views: 2527

Re: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.

Some of my axles look like that with rough cuts taken, boring those sleeve-surface inside diameters. Certainly no expert at all but I'd say quite normal. Guys? When my best axle tubes came back from getting cooked out, there was a bunch of dry crud left in the tubes, I grabbed a piece of 1/4 or 5/16...
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T With Dog and Son
Replies: 4
Views: 360

Re: Model T With Dog and Son

:lol:
Nice photo Doc!
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old Photo - T lunch vendor
Replies: 14
Views: 789

Re: Old Photo - T lunch vendor

Our photographer was busy that day. I probably have them too Wayne. Find 'em? Hah! Good luck. :) One photo of that scene makes a young lady look as tho she only has one leg since she wiggled. BEST of the 2 or 3 Rich! Did shroppy have them back then? I'm glad you posted that! Dirty T with Diddle Didd...
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:28 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Running poorly.
Replies: 61
Views: 5637

Re: Running poorly.

Yesss!
Thanks Doc!
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cimorelli's Model T Digital Library
Replies: 14
Views: 626

Re: Cimorelli's Model T Digital Library

Oh crap! His voluminous archives have been my go-to.
And I lip-off at every chance to encourage newb's to go there for a digital manual.
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 29, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)
Replies: 25
Views: 1142

Re: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)

I wish Adrian! :) Grey 038 likely came up the Soo Line rails on a flat car, got rolled or driven off the loading dock in Kensington and lived/worked out side of town until I got him. He's about 20 clicks away from there now. Nice tractor. Tossed a rod once too. Life got in the way with him but worki...
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 28, 2020 3:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Running poorly.
Replies: 61
Views: 5637

Re: Running poorly.

And Ignacio? How's that T running? ;)
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 28, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A Starting Observation
Replies: 12
Views: 614

Re: A Starting Observation

Ding! Dave nailed it to the wall! Cheap starts!
I should note that the '24 Dizzy hand start will usually go in two or three pulls.
Depending on which of the low to near no compression cylinders are lined up where.
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:35 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My Carona Puzzle
Replies: 16
Views: 1653

Re: My Carona Puzzle

A SPRAY rattle can Steve... Sorry, just kidding. :) I used black beauty for 1918. Kidding again. Shoot, I painted mine and the sliding/moving parts just scrape it bare anyhow. Van Sickle is my absolute favorite for any. If I had a vat of brake/carb cleaner to dip these springs in and then some Japan...
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 28, 2020 2:01 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Smelly Tool Boxes
Replies: 11
Views: 501

Re: Smelly Tool Boxes

Never smelled the smell except for a new milwaukee (chink-sorry china) drill that smelled of burnt plastic as soon as ya run it.
JB, I have some of those nut drivers and a Stanley screwdriver too! They look terrible.
Scott, same here. :)
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 28, 2020 1:47 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)
Replies: 25
Views: 1142

Re: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)

This OK Adrian?
Keep 'em coming gentlemen. We are T yet we tractor! Neck deep or worse here. Bloop, bloop, bloop. (over the head)

My Baby Twin-Cam Boys. 1928 17-28's. #26038 Grey on the right and #26068 Rusty on the left. Yep! Blessed to have 30 serials apart.
What a crummy pic.
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:13 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: FJ - Some Humor To Brighten Your Day
Replies: 493
Views: 51445

Re: FJ - Some Humor To Brighten Your Day

To smell liver and onions is one thing. Yummy!
To actually try it? Dry...
My feeble attempt. A sign I printed, a long time ago... Hanging on my wall.
by Duey_C
Sat Jun 27, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: DS sleeve with tag
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Re: DS sleeve with tag

That's neat! I like to see a parts tags still on the part. :)
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 26, 2020 11:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Today's Social Distancing Video
Replies: 232
Views: 11528

Re: Today's Social Distancing Video

Yessss! More to come!
Nice ride Scott. Just getting caught up today!
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 26, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Got a 27 Coupe
Replies: 72
Views: 3022

Re: Got a 27 Coupe

Just ribbin' ya Jim: Imagine that, a race mechanic working on a model T. ;) A wrench gets a model T ready to go in one page on the forum. And may still like the Vaporizer carb! :) Oh yeah, fresh coils will knock your socks off. Vroom! Such a fun thread to read in my madness! OT treasures I'm fiddlin...
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A Starting Observation
Replies: 12
Views: 614

Re: A Starting Observation

You figured it Don. ;) Free starts! For me with the 18: I just turn the switch ON, pull the choke and hit the starter for a couple compressions and it's running. Once warmed up, he seems to enjoy giving some free starts. I smarted off to some lady riders after I simply turned the switch ON and it wa...
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 26, 2020 3:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 584
Views: 41871

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

No, no. Say it ain't so. You're actually putting the other front seat in? :)
That view "of the tunnel" is priceless.
Maybe the only way for me, in and out. ;)
Awarded "Best Ever Thread" according to me too. Or was that just in my mind...
:)
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: NEW TO VAPORIZER
Replies: 24
Views: 1598

Re: NEW TO VAPORIZER

VERY interesting video Terry!
Thank you.
More great info for us non compliant carb users.
I have two good running NH's here also for the easily offended. ;)
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: First time out for my 1909 Model T touring
Replies: 22
Views: 1379

Re: First time out for my 1909 Model T touring

Yesss!
Thanks Tony! Wonderful video!
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 394
Views: 37766

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Yesss!
What the Sam Hill happened to the door?
Don, what's in the box?
Looking fantastic.
by Duey_C
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Gorgeous evening tour
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: Gorgeous evening tour

I like the guy with shorts and leggings looking over your car. :)
A model T guy/car is never out of place in my mind. Just different, with attitude.
Cool!
by Duey_C
Wed Jun 24, 2020 12:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Slow high speed.
Replies: 19
Views: 805

Re: Slow high speed.

What Scott said! Wow.
Keep the information coming. These guys will get it. :)
by Duey_C
Wed Jun 24, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Real Men Use Three Pedals
Replies: 11
Views: 850

Re: Real Men Use Three Pedals

:lol: Why yes, yes we do! Beautiful floorboard in that pic! Thankfully, only T people Know What The Shadow Knows. Funky, that's playing on the local radio tonight right now. Only the few know what the shadow knows. ;) Dare I do this Mike? From the far side. Please don't wretch. Our favorite T (24 Ru...
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 22, 2020 1:11 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)
Replies: 25
Views: 1142

Re: Share Your Tractor(s) - old ones that is ;-)

Heck, I'd like to see the 50's Jubilee that nearly took one our friend's leg off. Holy cats! A Russell 6? What a little sweety! Good friends have a Russell 30-90 and that's a real sweetheart too! That AOS JD? Cool. Ooh la la. A Two Ton Cat! It's a tractor after all. Cool. :) Oh man, this world is to...
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 22, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: K.D. driving one of the rarest Ford’s on the planet, 1905 Model B.
Replies: 9
Views: 1006

Re: K.D. driving one of the rarest Ford’s on the planet, 1905 Model B.

My drool dried from my keyboard.
Thank you gentlemen.
OR
That was freaking awesome!!!
Depending. :)
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 22, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cork Gaskets
Replies: 28
Views: 768

Re: Cork Gaskets

:lol:
:lol:
;)
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 21, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cork Gaskets
Replies: 28
Views: 768

Re: Cork Gaskets

Mr Dewey, I find it therapeutic and useful too, no matter the material. Duey. :) Susanne, me neither. Not very good at it with some castings. If they're sharp edged? Presto. Nice gasket. ;) Too darned busy, cheap, lazy and short on materials to make punches (gosh they're cheap to buy too) sometimes ...
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cork Gaskets
Replies: 28
Views: 768

Re: Cork Gaskets

Lotsa nice goodies!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 21, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My 88th birthday June 21
Replies: 25
Views: 784

Re: My 88th birthday June 21

Happy Birthday Darel!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My quest to find model T owners in Hungary, Europe
Replies: 12
Views: 512

Re: My quest to find model T owners in Hungary, Europe

And how about Michael in Russia? He may also know some people close by to him.
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: TT Upholstery
Replies: 9
Views: 312

Re: TT Upholstery

:) :)
:) :)
by Duey_C
Sat Jun 20, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cork Gaskets
Replies: 28
Views: 768

Re: Cork Gaskets

If ya drizzle caramel on top!
by Duey_C
Sat Jun 20, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cork Gaskets
Replies: 28
Views: 768

Re: Cork Gaskets

I too prefer cork in some places and have made my own forever. Especially tin covers of any kind but I seldom use sealant.
Head down to your favorite parts store also for cork rolls.
by Duey_C
Sat Jun 20, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: TT Upholstery
Replies: 9
Views: 312

Re: TT Upholstery

I have a file somewhere bout the TT's. Info is a bit limited.
Brad, would you show a close-up pic or two of "hanging" the rear cushion up on the back wall? Thank you.
Looks great!
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: T Trip around Michigan
Replies: 8
Views: 630

Re: T Trip around Michigan

Awesome trip!
Goll I don't like bridges tho. :)
The Light Keeper's house is fantastic.
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: FJ - That Makes Eleven Model T Vehicles
Replies: 20
Views: 1425

Re: FJ - That Makes Eleven Model T Vehicles

VERY cool stuff FJ!
That Tudor is beautiful! Wonderful people!
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: 1916 Buick barn find
Replies: 41
Views: 4413

Re: 1916 Buick barn find

That's good news Bob!
by Duey_C
Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:06 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Engine Cradle v. Engine Stand
Replies: 8
Views: 637

Re: Engine Cradle v. Engine Stand

Nice score on the used stand Scott. :)
Pat, cute 12-20? in the background. ;)
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: A bit of tractor therapy
Replies: 11
Views: 1131

Re: A bit of tractor therapy

:) Adrian, I got the F-14 running with the help of a fuel pump kit, even posted a few youtube clips.
Next day, it refused to start and it threw my back out... Enough. Back to work on the Twin City.
Guides, valves and springs. 70-80 pound heads!
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Accident today
Replies: 41
Views: 1805

Re: Accident today

Oof.
Bummer.
Go after 'em.
by Duey_C
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Strictly Model T Humor
Replies: 100
Views: 11925

Re: Strictly Model T Humor

Been a long time since I last stopped in this thread.
Rich, you've been busy!
Aleesa, that was pretty dang funny!
Wonderful!
by Duey_C
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The File mystery
Replies: 21
Views: 973

Re: The File mystery

:lol:
Welcome to this side of the forum Jim!
by Duey_C
Wed Jun 17, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 312
Views: 20051

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

Found a few more of my brand and our brand. :)
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: All the same. " NOT "!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 480

Re: All the same. " NOT "!!!

John's second paragraph summed it up. :)
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 16, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford script stamp. T era?
Replies: 20
Views: 1102

Re: Ford script stamp. T era?

On a lighter note: Ya, if your dad had a little time with the seller? Sold.
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 16, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Aumann auction depot Hack
Replies: 13
Views: 706

Re: Aumann auction depot Hack

Pssstt. Bill. Ssshhh. They're Twin City tractors. Don't tell anyone. ;) I won't. :)
That 15 sold for way more than anticipated but it is a 15. Pretty elusive. Easier to tip over.
Lots O big money there!
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 15, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Aumann auction depot Hack
Replies: 13
Views: 706

Re: Aumann auction depot Hack

Holy cats!
I watched that sale for my brand of OT and never saw that depot hack!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 14, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.
Replies: 49
Views: 2527

Re: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.

WTH? How'd you get those perches out? That's neat!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 14, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford script stamp. T era?
Replies: 20
Views: 1102

Re: Ford script stamp. T era?

Yikes, Susanne!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 14, 2020 12:14 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 312
Views: 20051

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

Oh boy I guess. Old wooden floors and oil. Mmmm, :) Reminds me of Milwaukee 1992. Thanksgiving weekend in a rope making factory... Near coolest place ever. Machinery all around us. Machine shop on the third floor. We got the steam engine and have made rope for years at the show. We even held Mike A'...
by Duey_C
Sat Jun 13, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 312
Views: 20051

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

Absolutely cool story Scott! I'll bet I talked to Bill real close to then also. Had to call back twice and assure him my new lathe only had a three digit serial. Helen must've been at the front or parts desk too as she's on a note. Second call: A book was pulled out, the pages turned and he found my...
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Mirror
Replies: 10
Views: 503

Re: Mirror

Watching this closely Tim! :) Bob, how's the jiggle factor on that angle/hinge mount mirror? I like that. Tim, I did mount a mirror to one of the windshield bracket bolts on the Crappy '24. Solid as a rock. I won't show. It's part of an early 80's white GM rectangle pickup mirror. :oops: I really sh...
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 312
Views: 20051

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

This is a very interesting thread. :)
Just dawned on me Herb! The International truck of Lammert's Furniture on May 21st is what the chassis of my '28 used to/is supposed to look like! SF-24 or something... Very cool!
Adrian: Cool (AR) and Hehehe (F-14)!
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pitchmen and Old Cars
Replies: 5
Views: 661

Re: Pitchmen and Old Cars

Pretty dang cool!
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford script stamp. T era?
Replies: 20
Views: 1102

Re: Ford script stamp. T era?

Pretty cool Mike!
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:22 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: A bit of tractor therapy
Replies: 11
Views: 1131

Re: A bit of tractor therapy

If I may Steve: Cleaned every single fuel line on that little bxxxx last night and today. Found much more yuck. Fuel tank is fairly clean. Fairly. Hit a snag on a fuel line tonight. A rust hole. Was hoping to test the pump rebuild and what-not on the morrow but not to be. Yo, Adrian (if anyone catch...
by Duey_C
Thu Jun 11, 2020 12:55 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This was trucking-Old Photos
Replies: 312
Views: 20051

Re: This was trucking-Old Photos

Rich, that White Motor Co post on Monday about knocked me over.
Very, very cool. Lucky young man.
:)
More to look at!
Herb, I need to look and see where MN's French rail car is/was at...
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Heating problem still
Replies: 14
Views: 460

Re: Heating problem still

Even if taboo and my post out of place, would you post a pic of your pump Ron? Perhaps the guys will have more info to go by. :) I have a crappy pump on my wore out Crappy 24 Runabout with an OLD radiator and that particular pump doesn't impede water flow when shut down. Never a gurgle. Even after p...
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Berg's Radiator
Replies: 10
Views: 689

Re: Berg's Radiator

Man, you guys are tough. You can handle 100 degree ambient temperatures!
It's 76 outside and that's blinking warm.
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 09, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Tilley's Maiden Voyage
Replies: 4
Views: 324

Re: Tilley's Maiden Voyage

Me too. That first trip down my hill... Yikes!
Darn thing felt like it was alive.
That car has been in your family the whole time? That's cool!
by Duey_C
Tue Jun 09, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.
Replies: 49
Views: 2527

Re: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.

Look at that. Ya drag a T indoors, even without an engine block, and it starts leakin' oil! ;)
by Duey_C
Mon Jun 08, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Language Packs installed
Replies: 24
Views: 875

Re: Language Packs installed

I know this is OLD.
Is there a Portuguese pack?
We have friends in the southern hemisphere (Brazil/Argentina) that love these T's and IF I'm correct, their prime language is Portuguese?
Thanks for this consideration Chris.
:)
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: free starts
Replies: 52
Views: 2108

Re: free starts

I told my riders "He likes you!".
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Social (distant) picnic & tour
Replies: 4
Views: 244

Re: Social (distant) picnic & tour

Hubba hubba Tim!
Yes, looks like a great day.
Beautiful Fords!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Who manufactured hinges?
Replies: 13
Views: 577

Re: Who manufactured hinges?

Shoot. I'm gonna ask...
Which hinges: Door? Fuel tank cover? Trunk? :)
Late fuel tank door on top? :)
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Drag link flex
Replies: 10
Views: 522

Re: Drag link flex

Yep, if that sucker is bent up at all, it'll flex.
I was so poor, I welded two together to make one and it's solid as steel.
Those buggers will flex
Keep us in the loop. :)
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 07, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: TT Jack handle
Replies: 8
Views: 823

Re: TT Jack handle

Darryl, would you keep me in mind also for two!
I have never seen anything like that! Very cool!
by Duey_C
Sun Jun 07, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.
Replies: 49
Views: 2527

Re: Hay wagon to Speedster Project.

Oh no. I know how this is going to turn out... A Dr's Speedster... Ignacio, this'll just dig up controversy. :lol: Eh hem. I can't wait to see any progress here! I'm up to my neck in OT things so you're gonna get me again on a speedster project! Like the axle project... Hehehe! I'm gonna be very hap...
by Duey_C
Sat Jun 06, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3
Replies: 394
Views: 37766

Re: 24 Touring Barn Car Revival - Part 3

Yeehaw! That's looks really cool!