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by Bill Coyle
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Driving with a Ruckstell
Replies: 13
Views: 615

Re: Driving with a Ruckstell

I just installed and started using a Ruckstell this summer in my Roadster. On the flat lands here in northern Ohio I drive with Ford hi / low. Using Ruckstell sometimes in town and when backing into the garage. During my trip to West Virginia, it really showed how necessary it is going up and down m...
by Bill Coyle
Wed Jun 26, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Old Photo - Wes and Camping Trip
Replies: 12
Views: 970

Re: Old Photo - Wes and Camping Trip

Thanks for the old Photos!
I remember reading only the 25 Chevrolet coupe and sedan used steel disk wheels with the 4-bolt pattern.
Bill
by Bill Coyle
Tue May 28, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: What year is this whippet?
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: What year is this whippet?

Hi Les, From the tag, I believe you have a model 96 4cyl whippet, the model 96A was the following 4cyl model. According to this chart, it was made in the later part of 1928 before the change over to the 96A. The attached link gives a little more information on the Model 96. It would be great to see ...
by Bill Coyle
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Free Start
Replies: 19
Views: 1893

Re: Free Start

My thought is "what was happening at the time it broke" was only the final straw which broke the proverbial camel's back. When I Magnafluxed the crankshaft from my '26 roadster's worn out sawmill engine which had been sitting for many years, I found 4 cracks. The other interesting fact was the crank...