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by Joseph A Stearns
Thu Oct 22, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The Midget Car Co. Findlay, Ohio (Model T related)
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: The Midget Car Co. Findlay, Ohio (Model T related)

Thank you all for the feedback so far. Here are a couple interesting things that have surfaced. The engine number is 15110042 which makes it a July 1928 build date. Also there no markings on the cylinder head that I can find so it is not a Ford head . Also it had TORNADO Brand distributer which is m...
by Joseph A Stearns
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: The Midget Car Co. Findlay, Ohio (Model T related)
Replies: 9
Views: 840

The Midget Car Co. Findlay, Ohio (Model T related)

I and another Model T restorer have volunteer to work on restoring a 1928 Midget Model T built on a reduced size chassis and custom body. This vehicle is owned by a local museum in Bay City Michigan .Very little information has been found so far about The Midget Car Co. Of Findlay , Ohio . It is bel...
by Joseph A Stearns
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 624
Views: 74483

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

Wow, that is nice nice!! Is this the super paint like the red paint $$$ you used on the Sedan? Good job Buddy.
by Joseph A Stearns
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:23 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 624
Views: 74483

Re: '16 Centerdoor restore...

Wow great progress on this challenging puzzle from days of old. Your skills and attitude and other centered thinking are amazing. I want to come over and see this beauty—I’ll call you first
by Joseph A Stearns
Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Early speedometer for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1787

Re: Early speedometer for sale

If this sale does not go through, I will buy it. Thanks. Joe 9896002161
by Joseph A Stearns
Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Michigan Swap Meet?
Replies: 9
Views: 2032

Re: Michigan Swap Meet?

I go to this swap meet fairly often and there usually are not a lot of Model T stuff there. BUT-BUT I have always seem to be able to find a few things that NEED. I plan to go again this year. Joe
by Joseph A Stearns
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Steering wheels
Replies: 9
Views: 1894

Re: Steering wheels

Beautiful work! Impressive for sure!,
by Joseph A Stearns
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 624
Views: 74483

Re: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)

Don that RAD is beautiful—is it gold? You are making great progress and doing things right. Have fun!!!
by Joseph A Stearns
Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '16 Centerdoor restore...
Replies: 624
Views: 74483

Re: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)

:Don, looks like your making good progress on the rewooding foundation . Soon you will be ready to install the Carberator 🤓😂
by Joseph A Stearns
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New to me 26 Touring paint question
Replies: 9
Views: 1831

Re: New to me 26 Touring paint question

I have had real good results using an air brush with the paint/laquer mix at the consistency of ink —several light wet coats to bring everything up to same level. Body putty may be needed to obtain level surface prior to painting. Next wet sand with 2000 and compound —than non silicon polish later. ...
by Joseph A Stearns
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Battery Lifting / Removal Methods
Replies: 36
Views: 5772

Re: Battery Lifting / Removal Methods

Here is how I installed the Battery in my ‘26 Rosdster after my back surgery. Made my own lift strap. Put my extension arm on the engine lift to reach far enough. Worked for me. Pls disregard food pic🤓
by Joseph A Stearns
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Battery Lifting / Removal Methods
Replies: 36
Views: 5772

Re: Battery Lifting / Removal Methods

Here is how I installed the Battery in my ‘26 Rosdster after my back surgery. Made my own lift strap. Put my extension arm on the engine lift to reach far enough. Worked for me. Pls disregard food pic🤓