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by Sarikatime
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1917-18 data plates
Replies: 33
Views: 854

Re: 1917-18 data plates

Do you still have a 12 data plate? Sent a pm. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale: 5 Hayes Demountables w/new Firestone Tires
Replies: 12
Views: 1191

Re: For Sale: 5 Hayes Demountables w/new Firestone Tires

Steve, for years there was an early centerdoor with buffalo wire wheels parked at the Bakersfield swap meet that I always admired. My centerdoor had only wood wheels but always thought the buffalos were the most fantastic addition to the centerdoor. Once, before I sold the car, had the opportunity t...
by Sarikatime
Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wood spokes, originals $50
Replies: 7
Views: 660

Re: Wood spokes, originals $50

Tim, just for laughs, check your computer trash or spam folder attached to your email section. You may find all kinds of emails that you have looked for in the past but never realized you actually received. No disrespect but this happens more often than not. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Jan 18, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wood spokes, originals $50
Replies: 7
Views: 660

Re: Wood spokes, originals $50

Tim, look for my emails in your spam files. I replied and even sent you a check already. Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Looking for a model A body
Replies: 0
Views: 182

Looking for a model A body

Have a friend that would like a model A body for his project. Let me know what you have and I will get you in contact with him. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wood spokes, originals $50
Replies: 7
Views: 660

Re: Wood spokes, originals $50

There is no contact email or phone number to get a hold of you. If these spokes fit a 25 - 26 T with 21 inch wheels I will take them. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Need spoke press drawings.
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Re: Need spoke press drawings.

Thank you gentleman, I have seen this diagram but couldn't find it now that I needed it.
Appreciate the help. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sun Jan 12, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Need spoke press drawings.
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Need spoke press drawings.

I have to rebuild my 21” demountable wheels with some new spokes and total repaint. Need drawings or general pictures and dimensions to build a spoke press. Thank you. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Need Rocky Mountain installation instructions.
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Need Rocky Mountain installation instructions.

Does anyone have the installation instructions on how to install the small drum Rocky Mountain brake system? Can someone post it here or email it to me so I can finish installation please. The one I had got lost and I am stuck. Thank you. Frank.
by Sarikatime
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T Romanian Ambulance summer 1917
Replies: 6
Views: 494

Re: Model T Romanian Ambulance summer 1917

It is rather interesting that in the first and third picture, the men in uniform standing appear to be black. There were no black people in Europe at that time. The pictures have been taken of the cars somewhere else than Europe, maybe India. I have been known to be wrong. No disrespect meant regard...
by Sarikatime
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: A LITTLE FRIDAY LEVITY
Replies: 51
Views: 2469

Re: A LITTLE FRIDAY LEVITY

Bud, I have been totally floored by your music for the last two hours, fantastic. I think I was the only one in my high school in the sixties that listened to country western music and still love it. I have wondered to opera and classical since then but country is still closesest to my heart. Thank ...
by Sarikatime
Sun Dec 22, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1910 MODEL T TOURING $22,000
Replies: 6
Views: 2001

Re: 1910 MODEL T TOURING $22,000

Call David on the phone, he has several more beautiful cars for sale. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Dec 21, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb dump bed TT
Replies: 7
Views: 473

Re: Wtb dump bed TT

There is a gentlemen here in Arizona that has the whole TT with a crank dump on a C cab in really nice condition, but it is the whole truck in running condition. If interested, call me and I will connect you to him. It is an 8 hour drive from Northern California. Frank 818-254-6797
by Sarikatime
Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Strictly Model T Humor
Replies: 33
Views: 4264

Re: Strictly Model T Humor

Steve, I could relate to that one. Love all the funnies, keep them coming Rich.
Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Dec 19, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 23 Roadster needs wood repair: Any suggestions?
Replies: 21
Views: 1137

Re: 23 Roadster needs wood repair: Any suggestions?

I have a 21 touring body that I will need a few pieces of wood for in the near future as well. Who sells just certain pieces only and not the whole car rebuild. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Dec 17, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: any one know that place with a bunch of model Ts?
Replies: 9
Views: 929

Re: any one know that place with a bunch of model Ts?

The owner( grumpy old man I was told ) drives every one of those cars on occasion but won’t sell you even a nut or bolt. The best cars are inside a building. Take a handkerchief to wipe away the drewel due to the amount of beautiful cars that you will see. It takes a full day to appreciate the whole...
by Sarikatime
Sun Dec 15, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Jacking help removing rear axle
Replies: 31
Views: 1411

Re: Jacking help removing rear axle

I used a 4x4 wood post 8 feet long from home dump, worked great. Why is it that when you do major work like this it looks like a bomb exploded around the T? There are tools and jack stands and parts everywhere while your working. I am usually too tired to clean up before the job is finished and it l...
by Sarikatime
Sat Dec 14, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New member, can you identify this Hack?
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: New member, can you identify this Hack?

As an afterthought, I would buy the touring, if it is in good condition faster than the hack, but, my personal preference would be the roadster next to the hack. Best of luck and welcome to the affliction. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Dec 14, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New member, can you identify this Hack?
Replies: 11
Views: 848

Re: New member, can you identify this Hack?

That hack has some really nice seats, but, comfort you will have to judge for yourself. The clutch pedal looks like it was cut and the brake pedal has a piece added to help with large feet. The top without any sideway bracing will get blown over in a strong wind or at a nice speed while you are driv...
by Sarikatime
Sat Dec 14, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale: New Correct Plug Wires
Replies: 2
Views: 373

Re: For Sale: New Correct Plug Wires

Steve, sent you a PM. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Dec 10, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Disc brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 938

Re: Disc brakes

I have disc brakes on my nondemountable T wheels,but if I have a flat or want to take off the wheel for whatever reason, I have to totally dismantle the discs. If you have a demoutable wheel setup it is easy because you don’t remove the whole wheel. To bleed the system you will sweat blood especiall...
by Sarikatime
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: engine pan conversion
Replies: 9
Views: 829

Re: engine pan conversion

If Gary would have put a nice teacup drain plug to be closer to originality, at first glance you would think it was an original early pan. Sure would cause a heck of a head scratching conversation some years from now in the peanut gallery. Lol. Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stirrup Type Door Handles
Replies: 10
Views: 705

Re: Stirrup Type Door Handles

Don’t worry George, i know what type of screws to use but it is not my ad and not my picture. I won’t even touch the gynecologist comment. Just trying to help a fellow model T enthusiast. Would love to have met and possibly help Ananth with his project on my trip to India next month but I am going t...
by Sarikatime
Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stirrup Type Door Handles
Replies: 10
Views: 705

Re: Stirrup Type Door Handles

Thank you Dan for the eBay location since I didn’t know how to locate it I sent a message to the seller to get ahold of Anath. His best bet would actually be to buy the set from Phillip since it is a complete set and ready to plate and install. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Dec 05, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hood shelf clip replacement help needed.
Replies: 23
Views: 828

Re: Hood shelf clip replacement help needed.

Walter, you are right about the top outside bolt a problem on the starter. I solved that by helicoiling the starter casing and installing the bolt in reverse from the hogshead forward. As far as the hood clip, I like the idea of drilling the one hole in the frame next to the starter larger and insta...
by Sarikatime
Thu Dec 05, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stirrup Type Door Handles
Replies: 10
Views: 705

Re: Stirrup Type Door Handles

There is a set of stirrup door handles on e bay for under twenty dollars and free shipping. May not be free to India but close. Jump on it while it is still there. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Dec 04, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hood shelf clip replacement help needed.
Replies: 23
Views: 828

Hood shelf clip replacement help needed.

I bought new hood shelves and hood handles but having an impossible time replacing the hood hold down handle next to the starter. Is there a method to installing that hood handle which obviously I am not aware of? It is a wood hood shelf for a brass model that I installed a starter on. Any and all h...
by Sarikatime
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Very short clip of Lawrence of Arabia driving a T
Replies: 5
Views: 637

Re: Very short clip of Lawrence of Arabia driving a T

Wadi Rum is in Jordan and not in Egypt. If anyone is interested in that part of the world it is well worth the trip, it is amazing. While you are there it is well worth the time to visit Petra. We came back from there on Sunday, it is absolutely beautiful and full of biblical history. Floating in th...
by Sarikatime
Sun Nov 17, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Pin striping on early cars and wheels
Replies: 13
Views: 1274

Re: Pin striping on early cars and wheels

Not to create confusion, my 12 has a dark blue body with black fenders. What color pinstriping should I have done on the blue body and hood and the black fenders. There is also a lot of wood, like the wheels, does that get any pinstriping and what color? Suggestions welcome. Thank you. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb ruxstell
Replies: 3
Views: 356

Re: Wtb ruxstell

Call Hank Lee, he has several to choose from. 423-837-5709
by Sarikatime
Sat Nov 09, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What have you done with your T in November ?
Replies: 42
Views: 2781

Re: What have you done with your T in November ?

After close to three years of constant aggravation on my 12, got the motor back into the car only to find some more problems. I removed the Rockies from my 12 and installed them on my 21 and installed the sure stop disc system on my 12. Now that I put the motor into the 12 with the Warford I am stuc...
by Sarikatime
Sat Nov 09, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rustitus
Replies: 12
Views: 785

Re: Rustitus

Finally narrowed down my ills with all the different diagnosis’s! My affliction definitely swells and keeps my wallet on a diet. I now feel so much better, this has definitely made my day, week, year. Lol. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Nov 02, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Parade Night
Replies: 3
Views: 554

Re: Parade Night

Great looking car. Interesting footrest for the passenger. Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb. Brass fourth main with roller bearing
Replies: 3
Views: 418

Re: Wtb. Brass fourth main with roller bearing

Thank you Scott. I spoke to several people regarding the fourth main with bearing and got mostly same answer as you provided. Thank you guys for watching out for us uneducated enthusiasts. Now I know. The motor that was built for me recently has that in it and no problems yet, i hope! Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: *SCAM* Alert - Jayson in California
Replies: 24
Views: 2399

Re: *SCAM* Alert - Jayson in California

I had the same feeling, they are scammers. Like an idiot I even answered before coming to the realization. Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb. Brass fourth main with roller bearing
Replies: 3
Views: 418

Re: Wtb. Brass fourth main with roller bearing

Thank you Jayson, but it has been taken care of already. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What’s the wheel puller for
Replies: 6
Views: 599

Re: What’s the wheel puller for

That may not be a puller but a thread chaser, in case you bugger up the threads and want to fix them. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Oct 28, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Hood Shelves
Replies: 4
Views: 327

Re: FS Hood Shelves

I bought ones like those not long ago and they were stained some god awful color so I sent them back and told them to send me a nother set, but natural so i can stain and lacquer them to match the rest of the wood on my car. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wtb. Brass fourth main with roller bearing
Replies: 3
Views: 418

Wtb. Brass fourth main with roller bearing

Someone was advertising recently that they are producing the brass body fourth main with bearing. I would like to buy one. Frank. 818-254-6797
by Sarikatime
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 311
Views: 14123

Re: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)

Donald, there was a very detailed and lengthy article in the Vintage Ford, I believe in several issues in 2006 or 2007 where this person rebuilt a centerdoor from the ground up . It was pictured as a step by step reconstruction along with full explanation of what where and how. When it was finished ...
by Sarikatime
Fri Oct 25, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders

I need a set of lights for a 21 T and a spare tire carrier for a 26-27. Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders

Will trade for ? What have you got for brass eraT. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Oct 24, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale: New Copper Manilfold Rings
Replies: 14
Views: 995

Re: For Sale: New Copper Manilfold Rings

Steve, I tried to get ahold of the company in New Zealand a year back but I was told they were out of business. Plus they were more expensive than what you sold them for. I had a set some years back and I thought they were better than anything else on the market, but, you had to have a straight exha...
by Sarikatime
Wed Oct 23, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford T Town car
Replies: 13
Views: 1237

Re: Ford T Town car

Scott, thank you for the beautiful picture of your and Jim’s towncar. I am absolutely druwling on my iPad looking at those beauties. You know I took all your advices and tried to make mine as beautiful as yours. I see Jim’s roof trim is exactly as you told me to make mine. I am working on that. Than...
by Sarikatime
Tue Oct 22, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford T Town car
Replies: 13
Views: 1237

Re: Ford T Town car

Scott, you have a beautiful towncar, why didn’t you just post a picture of it. I finally removed the temporary running gear from mine and will have the original motor in it and running soon. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 26953
Replies: 8
Views: 2456

Re: 26953

How about some pictures. Either to the website or to my email. Price would be nice also. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders

Metal thickness same as original.
by Sarikatime
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford T Town car
Replies: 13
Views: 1237

Re: Ford T Town car

Anath, let’s see some pictures of your progress of restoration. I have my spares on the drivers side running board. The front and back wheels on mine are different size. The body on my towncar is all wood and no doors in the front unlike yours which is all metal. As Allen stated, you can mount the s...
by Sarikatime
Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Login Problem
Replies: 4
Views: 763

Re: Login Problem

Chris, a long time ago when the website was hacked my login name and security code disappears. I finally got back on with a code the website gave me but I would like to reinstate my original security code that I can remember. How does an electronic idiot like me accomplish that? Thank you, Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Oct 19, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Wood block between 21 body and frame
Replies: 2
Views: 196

Wood block between 21 body and frame

My 21 touring hood slants down towards the rear of the car which indicates the body has to be raised a half of an inch or so for the hood to be straight. The radiator is bolted to the body with only the leather in between so I cannot lower it any. What am I missing? Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders

Still in the box from rootlieb.
by Sarikatime
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders
Replies: 4
Views: 502

F.S. 1912 model T touring new rear fenders

I have a set of new rootlieb 1912 touring rear fenders still in the box. They are not the right ones for my car so I reordered the right ones and now these are available. $500. Plus the ride to your house. Frank 818-254-6797
by Sarikatime
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Home again.
Replies: 9
Views: 1207

Re: Home again.

Interesting to see that you have the modern solar panels on the roof but next to it the old TV antenna. Clever history billboard, I think there is going to be a lot of copycats in the future. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 4249

Re: Buying on Craig's List

I didn’t buy my towncar from Craigslist but from the mtfca website and still had major disappointment from the seller. The car was three thousand miles from me and couldn’t go to see it and no one volunteered to look at it for me. After paying full price, no haggling, accepting all descriptions of t...
by Sarikatime
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: ***1920-1925 Fuel Tank Assembly & 1926-1927 Fordoor Sedans***
Replies: 24
Views: 1227

Re: ***1920-1925 Fuel Tank Assembly & 1926-1927 Fordoor Sedans***

I just went through the gastank, sealed it, new sediment bowl and petcock and a new copper line to the carburator. I was not aware of the cork or any other barrier under the tank straps but thought it was a good idea to put something there and after painting everything I put a layer of duct tape. I ...
by Sarikatime
Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Sheetmetal at Hershey
Replies: 3
Views: 500

Re: Sheetmetal at Hershey

I forgot to mention, bird at hand at Hershey takes priority. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Sheetmetal at Hershey
Replies: 3
Views: 500

Re: Sheetmetal at Hershey

Dan, what would it cost to ship that rear body panel to Arizona without getting here looking like a pretzel? I have a late 21 touring that needs a rear panel and if it is the right part and the dollars signs line up right I would take it. Let me know. Frank. 818-254-6797
by Sarikatime
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How to stop gas seeping from the sediment bowl?
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: How to stop gas seeping from the sediment bowl?

I did as all of you suggested and even used EZ lube as I stated but no cigar. I finally broke down and ordered a brand new sediment bowl and petcock. Two days of crawling back and forth under the car, gas all over my arms, the wife angry all hell and still ended up spending a $100.00 to make the gas...
by Sarikatime
Wed Oct 02, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How to stop gas seeping from the sediment bowl?
Replies: 7
Views: 664

How to stop gas seeping from the sediment bowl?

I have been fighting with the sediment bowl for a week now. Rebuilt and sandblasted the body, new pet cock, new gasket and filter mesh, reground smooth the on off valve and installed everything with fuel resistant ez turn lubricant and it still leaks. The wife is angry because of the gasoline smell ...
by Sarikatime
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How much time to pull an engine?
Replies: 19
Views: 1306

Re: How much time to pull an engine?

Don’t forget to disconnect the wishbone from the pan. Don’t ask me why I am telling you this. Lol Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale 1921 Touring body.
Replies: 4
Views: 806

Re: For Sale 1921 Touring body.

Mike, sent you an email. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Sealing my 12 rivet rear end
Replies: 17
Views: 1329

Re: Sealing my 12 rivet rear end

After going through all that work and expense of the rebuild I went out and bought a little more insurance in the form of a rear axle truss. The 12 rivet axle is more fragile than the newer axle and prone to leaking and coming loose especially with a heavier body and or having several people in the ...
by Sarikatime
Wed Sep 18, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale - Speedster Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 1536

Re: For Sale - Speedster Parts

Patrick, look in your spam folder since this is the first time you have a mtfca conversation. Tony Bowker posted the pictures for me, that is why his name is on the post, you can varify it with him, but the setup is mine. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale - Speedster Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 1536

Re: For Sale - Speedster Parts

Patric, the setup is available. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sat Sep 14, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Very good stuff (1911-1914-1926) for sales at Hershey*SOLD OUT*
Replies: 26
Views: 2359

Re: Very good stuff (1911-1914-1926) for sales at Hershey

Mario, isn’t there a body that goes with all that sheet Metal? I need a 14 body if you happen to have one laying around. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Help correcting front angle pitch.
Replies: 2
Views: 388

Help correcting front angle pitch.

On my 12 front axle with a above axle wishbone was fine but for additional safety I installed a nother wishbone below the axle that is tied together with a off the shelf item bracket from Bill Bohlen. After everything finished, the front axle is straight up and down, not with a tilt towards back on ...
by Sarikatime
Fri Sep 06, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Taking my 1911 Model T for a spin
Replies: 15
Views: 1154

Re: Taking my 1911 Model T for a spin

Peter, great video and georgeous car. What is that small black box on the drivers side rear view mirror. Is it a switch for left or right blinkers? Courious Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale - Speedster Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 1536

Re: For Sale - Speedster Parts

There must be someone out there that needs these parts.
by Sarikatime
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1915 Coupelet
Replies: 38
Views: 2748

Re: 1915 Coupelet

Russ, is that a brass moulding above the windshield and in the back below the convertible top? It is absolutely beautiful. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How did you acquire your T?
Replies: 16
Views: 1350

Re: How did you acquire your T?

Well guys, I couldn’t beat those entertaining stories if my life depended on it. Fantastic! For my story, I saw this beautiful 18 centerdoor in Hemmings and after talking to T friends we called the owner in Iowa and struck a deal. Once they received my money for the car they told me to send the tran...
by Sarikatime
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ruckstell shifts backwards?
Replies: 16
Views: 1143

Re: Ruckstell shifts backwards?

Robert, it may help to get a ruckstell book from Chaffins garage to explain the whole correction process. While you are at it, talk to Dave, the guy that picks up the phone at Chaffins, and he could also give you a lot of information. They make all the ruckstell parts. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale - Speedster Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 1536

Re: For Sale - Speedster Parts

Everything is either new or rebuilt and has less then ten miles of operation while it was on my car. The exhaust pipe is even wrapped to reduce heat coming into the cab. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Why great cars don't sell?
Replies: 34
Views: 2909

Re: Why great cars don't sell?

Congratulations Mike and wife. Drive it often and flaunt it with pride. In case you need parts,Sammy at Arizona model A down the street from you has all the spare parts, new or used, to keep it on the road.
Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: For Sale - Speedster Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 1536

Re: For Sale - Speedster Parts

Thank you Tony. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Possible Sample of Hauling a T
Replies: 7
Views: 1166

Re: Possible Sample of Hauling a T

I recently picked up my Towncar in the San Diego area to trailer it 400 miles north home. I put on the soft car cover and then proceeded to shrink wrap the whole car with five or six layers. Five miles later had to adjust the plastic since the wind on the highway tore into it. Five miles later appli...
by Sarikatime
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: F. S. Speedster equipment.
Replies: 3
Views: 718

Re: F. S. Speedster equipment.

Come on guys, it would be a fantastic setup for someone to impress your friends and have some more power. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: F. S. Speedster equipment.
Replies: 3
Views: 718

Re: F. S. Speedster equipment.

I know the ad is in the wrong place but I don’t know how to move it over to the classifieds. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: F. S. Speedster equipment.
Replies: 3
Views: 718

F. S. Speedster equipment.

I have model B exhaust manifold with a model A intake and rebuilt carburetor setup. Had it running on my T but decided to put it back to stock. The setup comes with a new muffler and exhaust pipe professionally bent to make sure it does not hit the frame since it is larger than a stock T. The carbur...
by Sarikatime
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: My stupid mistake of the week...
Replies: 16
Views: 1301

Re: My stupid mistake of the week...

I needed to remove the motor some years back and had a heck of a time. After some four hours of struggle I called a friend of mine to get ideas as to why I cannot pull the motor from the frame. While we were talking as to did you disconnect this or that, a friend of his wisiting said out loud, “ did...
by Sarikatime
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 body for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 786

Re: 1911 body for sale

Anthony, if you have sold the model T body to someone, please do us the courtesy of posting it. Not answering replies, emails and phone calls is not nice. Just my 2 cents. Frank
by Sarikatime
Fri Aug 16, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 body for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 786

Re: 1911 body for sale

Anthony, sent you an email. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Parting out 1914 running gear
Replies: 9
Views: 982

Re: Parting out 1914 running gear

Not to hijack Dans posting but I am looking for a 14 body if anyone knows of one available. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Admin help
Replies: 15
Views: 1469

Re: Admin help

JEFF, thank you for the great work you are doing for all of us and the numskulls like me that are not computer savvy. After the last breakdown of the website I could not access my log in and had to ask for a new password but now I would like to recreate my old password that I can actually remember. ...
by Sarikatime
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cleaning
Replies: 23
Views: 1754

Re: Cleaning

Larry, it is a great idea, but, it is so difficult enjoying my favorite adult beverage while under the T on my back. I would rather partake like Bryan O. sit back and enjoy the beauty of the old girl from a safe distance in a comfortable chair with a T buddy chewing the fat and not take the chance o...
by Sarikatime
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Rebuilt Starters and Generators
Replies: 20
Views: 2525

Re: FS Rebuilt Starters and Generators

Henry, sent you a PM. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wanted early KW coils
Replies: 17
Views: 1385

Re: Wanted early KW coils

The coils on eBay have the bottom contact off center. R V Anderson can help you if nothing else works. He rebuilt mine and had extras to sell at that time. They are not cheap. Frank
by Sarikatime
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Wanted early KW coils
Replies: 17
Views: 1385

Re: Wanted early KW coils

There are some on eBay with box and all. Frank
by Sarikatime
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Found 1915 town car remains so many questions
Replies: 12
Views: 2437

Re: Found 1915 town car remains so many questions

Thomas, (towncarr16). I sent you an email. In case you don’t see it, look in your spam folder, new emails end up there usually. Congratulations on your great find. Frank Seress
by Sarikatime
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T "C" Cab Delivery
Replies: 4
Views: 2070

Re: 1915 Model T "C" Cab Delivery

How about some pictures. May help to see what you are actually selling. Pictures to the forum or to my email will work. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sun Jun 30, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 6 or 12 volts when converting to a starter hogshead?
Replies: 13
Views: 1232

6 or 12 volts when converting to a starter hogshead?

I want to take off the aluminum hogshead and convert to a starter. Do I make a 6 volt system or a12 volt. I know this has been discussed in detail before, but, should I buy 6 or 12 volt converted starter. Lighting and accessories would work better on 12 volts but would kill my bendix after a while. ...
by Sarikatime
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model R for sale in Belgium
Replies: 6
Views: 1048

Re: Model R for sale in Belgium

Is the rear axle correct for the year. It looks like a mid twenties small drum model t exle. Beautiful car. Just my two cents. Frank
by Sarikatime
Sun May 19, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Need help for wiring Kingston coil boxes 1911
Replies: 33
Views: 2086

Re: Need help for wiring Kingston coil boxes 1911

Talk to R.V. Anderson. He specializes in the restoration of the early coils and coil boxes. Frank
by Sarikatime
Thu May 16, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Jay in Northern California
Replies: 7
Views: 1090

Re: Jay in Northern California

I have purchased things from Jay while I was at his house. The huge amount of beautiful and interesting things he has in organized order in cabinets and all over his house are mind boggling. All of you enjoyed all the different and unique items he posts for sale but you haven’t seen nothing yet comp...
by Sarikatime
Wed May 08, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB - Brass motometer
Replies: 5
Views: 573

Re: WTB - Brass motometer

Anybody?
by Sarikatime
Tue May 07, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hogshead Leak?
Replies: 14
Views: 1444

Re: Hogshead Leak?

Sorry, forgot, use the q-tips to apply the sealer. That will allow you to reach in and just slop it everywhere in hopes of getting enough to do the job. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue May 07, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Hogshead Leak?
Replies: 14
Views: 1444

Re: Hogshead Leak?

If you go downtown to your local drugstore you can find some q-tips with a ten inch wood handle. If you use some cleaner and wash out the area between the hogshead and the motor with the q-tips and blow dry it real good with the compressor, now you can use a sealer of your choice and maybe even stop...
by Sarikatime
Tue May 07, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB - Brass motometer
Replies: 5
Views: 573

WTB - Brass motometer

Does anyone have a brass body, not plated, motometer for a model T that they do not need? The new one that I have becomes chrome after a light polish. I took it back and they gave me a nother one that was just as bad and it looks terrible on the brass radiator and dog bone. Thank you. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: old brass radiator caps
Replies: 6
Views: 861

Re: old brass radiator caps

I would love to have an old brass moto meter if anyone has one to sell. Frank
by Sarikatime
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB early exhaust manifold
Replies: 1
Views: 373

WTB early exhaust manifold

I would like to buy a straight exhaust manifold for a 12 T that is with the pipe going into the manifold with the packing and the nut. Not the one with the flared pipe end. Frank