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by Tourabout
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nice Brass Windshield
Replies: 12
Views: 558

Re: Nice Brass Windshield

Well, here are some more pictures on the hinges on the windshield in question. From the drawings posted above, the tongue and groove pieces look identical to the Troy. It’s probably safe to say it it a Troy. It has to be fairly early, it has the studs for the windshield braces. I am pretty sure this...
by Tourabout
Thu Mar 04, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nice Brass Windshield
Replies: 12
Views: 558

Re: Nice Brass Windshield

Mine has the spring on the outside of the hinge. I am not sure what locks the windshield into position. I will have to take it apart and see what’s inside. Whether or not it has the tongue and groove.
by Tourabout
Tue Mar 02, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nice Brass Windshield
Replies: 12
Views: 558

Re: Nice Brass Windshield

Anybody have any idea if this was for a T Model?
by Tourabout
Sun Feb 28, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nice Brass Windshield
Replies: 12
Views: 558

Re: Nice Brass Windshield

Bottom frame is 41 5/8” X 14 3/4”
Upper frame is 41 5/8” X 10 3/4”
by Tourabout
Sun Feb 28, 2021 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nice Brass Windshield
Replies: 12
Views: 558

Nice Brass Windshield

I have this brass windshield and am not exactly sure what it is off of. Can anyone tell me anything about it? I don’t see any markings on it.
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by Tourabout
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring
Replies: 15
Views: 519

Re: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring

Here is a better picture of the rotor.
by Tourabout
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring
Replies: 15
Views: 519

Re: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring

I think the bigger backing plate is what I need
by Tourabout
Sat Feb 27, 2021 6:35 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring
Replies: 15
Views: 519

Re: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring

Joe,
Mine measures 2 13/16 diameter and approx 5/8” deep.
You mentioned rollers.
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I found a picture of some rollers from a sales site.
by Tourabout
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring
Replies: 15
Views: 519

Re: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring

Joe,
That looks like it. Let me see if I can measure mine here in a few.
Robbie
by Tourabout
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring
Replies: 15
Views: 519

Re: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring

Joe,
I will email you,
Thanks,
Robbie
by Tourabout
Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring
Replies: 15
Views: 519

1909-10 Brass Timer contact ring

Does anybody make new contact rings for the brass timers? This is the contacts inside the timer that the roller makes contact with. Also, does anyone make rollers for them?
Thanks
Robbie
by Tourabout
Wed Feb 10, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Let's Talk about Chickasha!
Replies: 10
Views: 653

Re: Let's Talk about Chickasha!

Are they having Chickasha this year?
by Tourabout
Tue Feb 09, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: T-403B timing cover
Replies: 4
Views: 251

Re: T-403B timing cover

Email sent
by Tourabout
Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:30 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Carbide Generator Cap
Replies: 1
Views: 184

Carbide Generator Cap

I am looking for a cap for my carbide Generator?
Has anybody got one they would sell?
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by Tourabout
Thu Feb 04, 2021 7:35 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What is a Model T worth today?
Replies: 16
Views: 1151

Re: What is a Model T worth today?

I saw that this morning 😂
by Tourabout
Thu Feb 04, 2021 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T # 714
Replies: 14
Views: 995

Re: Model T # 714

Look at the horn, open bell. That’s the horn that came with my 09. Lots of people say that horn isn’t correct for an 09?
by Tourabout
Mon Feb 01, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: Hub Thread Chaser
Replies: 9
Views: 548

Re: WTB: Hub Thread Chaser

Do the hub thread chasers have left and right hand threads to clean up threads on the spindles? I’ve never had one before.
by Tourabout
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:31 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1:18 scale Classic Car Curation
Replies: 3
Views: 461

1:18 scale Classic Car Curation

I’m not sure if this has been posted here but this is a very impressive working 1:18 scale model of a T Model Ford.
This is on Facebook:

https://fb.watch/2T_Cx8ykzJ/
by Tourabout
Thu Dec 31, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: "T" Parts Terminology
Replies: 11
Views: 804

Re: "T" Parts Terminology

I’ve heard the timer called a communicator.
Growing up here in the south we always called the tin Lizzie a T Model and that’s what I still call it. I have been corrected several times over the years that it is a Model T but to me it is a T Model. 😜
by Tourabout
Sat Dec 19, 2020 4:49 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Early motoring do dads for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 1107

Re: Early motoring do dads for sale

What the waht? 💵
That’s a typo, right?
😂
by Tourabout
Mon Dec 07, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Spindle washers
Replies: 2
Views: 353

Re: WTB Spindle washers

I sent you an email.
Thanks
by Tourabout
Sun Dec 06, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Spindle washers
Replies: 2
Views: 353

WTB Spindle washers

I need three original spindle washers if anyone has any originals lying around.
Thanks,
Robbie
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by Tourabout
Wed Oct 14, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Automat Spark Plugs
Replies: 1
Views: 337

Automat Spark Plugs

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Has anyone seen these type spark plugs before?
They have the 1/2” NPT thread.
by Tourabout
Mon Aug 10, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Tiger Timer for sale.
Replies: 6
Views: 778

Re: Tiger Timer for sale.

I may be wrong but I thought the original timers were made in the USA.
by Tourabout
Mon Jul 20, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB '09-'11 windshield brackets
Replies: 6
Views: 981

Re: WTB '09-'11 windshield brackets

Do you have the 09/10 windshield brackets?
How do I tell the difference between the 09/10 and 11?
Thanks,
Robbie
by Tourabout
Mon Mar 16, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Chickasha cancelled as of today.
Replies: 3
Views: 959

Re: Chickasha cancelled as of today.

That sucks
by Tourabout
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: ATTN Larry Smith, I think you got hacked
Replies: 23
Views: 4316

Re: ATTN Larry Smith, I think you got hacked

It was titled “Good Turn!” Here is a copy of it:

Good Day,
How are you doing? I was wondering if i can get a quick favor from you.

Awaiting your response.

Regards
Larry
by Tourabout
Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909 Roadster upholstery
Replies: 20
Views: 3190

Re: 1909 Roadster upholstery

One more:

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by Tourabout
Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring
Replies: 56
Views: 9560

Re: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring

My 16 is a January car but doesn’t have the riveted windshield bracket.
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by Tourabout
Sun Feb 02, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring
Replies: 56
Views: 9560

Re: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring

Looks like mine was cast exactly three months earlier than that one.
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by Tourabout
Sun Feb 02, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring
Replies: 56
Views: 9560

Re: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring

I found another site that belongs to Alex Dragone. Here is a link, I hope it works: https://dragoneclassic.com/the-rip-van-winkle-1916-model-t-ford/ I emailed him so maybe he will come back and expound on this subject. I am curious if these two cars might have come from the same dealership? I am goi...
by Tourabout
Sun Feb 02, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring
Replies: 56
Views: 9560

Re: Rip Van Winkle 1916 Touring

Whatever happened to this post? I don’t know how I overlooked it back in April. This car is from Bristol, TN. I have a 1916 Touring that came from Morristown, TN which is about 70 miles south of Bristol via I-81. This car was bought from the original Family, that bought the car new, in late 50’s to ...
by Tourabout
Fri Jan 31, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909 Roadster upholstery
Replies: 20
Views: 3190

Re: 1909 Roadster upholstery

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1909 Roadster Seat complete with G-String
by Tourabout
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: CUSTOMER APPRECIATION SALE 20%
Replies: 46
Views: 7498

Re: CUSTOMER APPRECIATION SALE 20%

How do we place orders?

Robbie
by Tourabout
Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: CUSTOMER APPRECIATION SALE 20%
Replies: 46
Views: 7498

Re: CUSTOMER APPRECIATION SALE 20%

I sent you an email.
Robbie
by Tourabout
Thu Dec 12, 2019 5:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1909-10 sidelight brackets
Replies: 6
Views: 1399

Re: 1909-10 sidelight brackets

The spark and throttle rods and hand crank were also brass plated steel.
by Tourabout
Tue Dec 10, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS- 33 x 3-1/2 Dunlop Tires
Replies: 6
Views: 1312

Re: FS- 33 x 3-1/2 Dunlop Tires

Looks like a typo. The tire on the picture says 30 X 3 1/2
by Tourabout
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB 1915/16 Hood Former
Replies: 5
Views: 1189

Re: WTB 1915/16 Hood Former

Pretty sure I have a good one. Contact me if interested.
Robbie
by Tourabout
Wed Oct 30, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Beautiful dash clocks, two to choose from
Replies: 5
Views: 1295

Re: Beautiful dash clocks, two to choose from

Tom,
This reminds me, I never got those manifold clamps you were supposed to send me in July of 2017. I gave up emailing you in November because you wouldn’t reply. 6-8 emails.
by Tourabout
Fri Oct 25, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chickasha's Last Hurrah
Replies: 45
Views: 6153

Re: Chickasha's Last Hurrah

I heard that Mark Friemiller, that owns Model T Haven, was looking into starting a swap meet at his place in Iola, Kansas.
by Tourabout
Fri Aug 09, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old Courthouse Photo
Replies: 4
Views: 1331

Old Courthouse Photo

This picture was taken in a neighboring county.
Can any of you guys identify the cars?
Thanks
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by Tourabout
Tue May 14, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: willie cordes
Replies: 19
Views: 3823

Re: willie cordes

Thanks Randy,
I do remember him from Chickasha.
by Tourabout
Tue May 14, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: willie cordes
Replies: 19
Views: 3823

Re: willie cordes

Does anyone have a picture of Willie?
I talked a lot with him through email but don’t think I ever met him and knew who he was.
Thanks,
Robbie
by Tourabout
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: FJ - Legendary Kim Dobbins
Replies: 22
Views: 6154

Re: FJ - Legendary Kim Dobbins

Kim has helped me out plenty of time over the years.
Thank you Kim, you are a great guy!
Robbie
by Tourabout
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Side Lamp brackets FS NOT REPRO
Replies: 2
Views: 958

Re: Side Lamp brackets FS NOT REPRO

Email sent
by Tourabout
Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:16 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 early 1912 Original Brass Radiator
Replies: 3
Views: 1387

Re: 1911 early 1912 Original Brass Radiator

Price drop to $625
by Tourabout
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 early 1912 Original Brass Radiator
Replies: 3
Views: 1387

Re: 1911 early 1912 Original Brass Radiator

Price drop to $650
by Tourabout
Sun Feb 17, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 early 1912 Original Brass Radiator
Replies: 3
Views: 1387

1911 early 1912 Original Brass Radiator

I have a nice useable radiator for sale. It came off of a 1911 Touring during a restoration over 20 years ago. Owner said it run fine but he wanted a new one. There is no Made in USA under Ford script. There are no holes in the side. It has the three rivers on the filler neck. There in no tube acros...
by Tourabout
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1915 side light font ring
Replies: 9
Views: 2099

Re: 1915 side light font ring

Thanks Phil and David for the information.
Wayne, thanks for getting back to me on the ring and felt,
I will keep looking for one to put on my tail light.

Robbie
by Tourabout
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1915 side light font ring
Replies: 9
Views: 2099

Re: 1915 side light font ring

Ken,
It is a normal looking 1915 lamp with brass top and rim around the lens. Round burner chamber which is correct for a 1915 lamp.
by Tourabout
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:19 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 JNO W Brown Model 85 side lights
Replies: 2
Views: 1052

Re: 1911 JNO W Brown Model 85 side lights

SOLD
Pending payment

Thanks MTFCA
by Tourabout
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1911 JNO W Brown Model 85 side lights
Replies: 2
Views: 1052

1911 JNO W Brown Model 85 side lights

Up for sale is a set of John Brown Model 85 Side Lights. They are complete except for the little red jewel in one of the lamps. See pictures. Here is a link to the last set sold a while back: http://www.mtfca.com/cgi-bin/discus/show.cgi?tpc=3487&post=1136248 (You may have to copy and paste) Price is...
by Tourabout
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1915 side light font ring
Replies: 9
Views: 2099

Re: 1915 side light font ring

Wayne,
I would be interested in the ring for my tail light if you have one.
by Tourabout
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1915 side light font ring
Replies: 9
Views: 2099

1915 side light font ring

Has anyone else seen a font like this one that has a metal ring with a piece of felt in it? I have had these 1915 side lights for years but I have never seen any besides these that has this ring. 9E49E71F-D188-4056-A717-DD6B8FAD2AE8.jpeg 61FB4593-EFA6-4D68-A08A-6975364D4153.jpeg 54FBD2F3-B430-4DCD-8...
by Tourabout
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Nashville Swap meet?
Replies: 5
Views: 1504

Re: Nashville Swap meet?

I usually go but opted out this year. Not much T stuff there since Don Meadows is no longer with us.
by Tourabout
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: PM’s stuck in outbox
Replies: 2
Views: 1002

Re: PM’s stuck in outbox

Thanks Don, didn’t know that.
by Tourabout
Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: PM’s stuck in outbox
Replies: 2
Views: 1002

PM’s stuck in outbox

I have sent a couple of PM’s and noticed they are stuck in my outbox. Others I have sent went through. I don’t think I did anything different. What could be the reason for this?
by Tourabout
Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 2019 MTFCA National Tour, Cookville TN
Replies: 17
Views: 3957

Re: 2019 MTFCA National Tour, Cookville TN

You gotta Love ❤️ Tennessee!
by Tourabout
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old photo T tows T
Replies: 13
Views: 3228

Re: Old photo T tows T

Wait, that may be the front axle with wheels and wishbone attached....
by Tourabout
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old photo T tows T
Replies: 13
Views: 3228

Re: Old photo T tows T

How are they pulling the T model? How is it attached?
Looks like 4 wheels and a wishbone in the T also.
by Tourabout
Sat Jan 26, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB: Model A 21" wheels
Replies: 6
Views: 1705

Re: WTB: Model A 21" wheels

Sent you a pm
by Tourabout
Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How to Add an Avatar Photo
Replies: 112
Views: 16920

Re: How to Add an Avatar Photo

Got it
:mrgreen: