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by Richard G
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Going Topless /UU\
Replies: 9
Views: 528

Re: Going Topless /UU\

DONE AS ONLY YOU CAN , RICH, I'M WITH YOU ON THE DIRTY MODEL T'S. SHE IS LOVELY, GROWING UP IN HARTLAND VT, WE HAD A MODEL A PICKUP, THE MUD WAS JUST BELOW THE LOIN CLOTH ON A TEN FOOT INDIAN, AS DAD ALWAYS SAID, ONE NIGHT COMING HOME IN FROM WORK I WAS GRINDING MY WAY THROUGH THE MUD, THE FORD WAS ...
by Richard G
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Post a photo of your antique Model T License Plate
Replies: 86
Views: 1923

Re: Post a photo of your antique Model T License Plate

https://www.mtfca.com/phpBB3/download/file.php?mode=view&id=48246
https://www.mtfca.com/phpBB3/download/file.php?mode=view&id=48246
1921 pick up--home built
by Richard G
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How about Half a T?
Replies: 8
Views: 887

Re: How about Half a T?

THAT'S SO NEAT, THE T CRANK IS DESIGN'D SO THE TWO CENTER PISTONS ARE DOWN WHEN THE TWO OUTER ARE UP, SO IT MAY SOUND LIKE THE JOHN DEERE,SORTA, WOULD LIKE TO SEE HOW HE GOT ENOUGH FLY WHEEL TO SMOOTH IT OUT, LIKE ON A HARD HILL CLIMB , ANY WAY IT IS A NEAT JOB, THANKS DANE,
by Richard G
Thu Mar 19, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU CANT GO GALAVANTING
Replies: 7
Views: 537

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU CANT GO GALAVANTING

I JUST PUT IN A ORDER TO LANG;S, THINGS I BEEN NEEDING TO GO ON THE FORD, BUT AFTER A LONG WINTER IN THE CABIN IV BEEN RUNNING THE ROADS GETING COUGHT UP ON THE LATEST GOSSUP, , WELL NOW WE CANT DO THAT FOR A WHILE ;SO WHEN MY PARTS GET HERE I WILL FIRE UP THE STOVE AND SPEND SOME WITH MY OTHER BEST...
by Richard G
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: wow i say WOW
Replies: 1
Views: 469

wow i say WOW

SHE WAS BACKED IN THE WAY BACK FOR THE SNOW'E DAYS LAST OCT, THIS MORNING I WENT UP TO THE SHOP AFTER SOME SMALL BRASS SCREWS TO MOUNT THE MORNING GLORY HORN---[ SPEAKER] ON MY EDISON, LOOKED OVER AT TRAFURTHA AND THOUGHT I SEE HER WIGGLE, IT WAS A NICE WARM DAY HERE IN VT, I WORKED MY WAY OVER TO J...
by Richard G
Sun Mar 15, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: "Ran When Parked"
Replies: 6
Views: 711

Re: "Ran When Parked"

THAT BOTHERS ME TOO, HOWEVER ,MY UNCLE CHARLEY RAN WRECKER FOR A GARAGE IN ACTON MASS, MANY YEARS AGO, IT WAS ON A SIDE HILL YARD NOT VERY BIG, ALL THE WRECKS [TO SHOT] TO FIX WERE PILING UP, IT GOT TO WHERE THEY HAD TO DO SOMETHING, UNK SAID THEY PUSHED MANY OF THE HULKS OVER THE BANK, AND FILLED O...
by Richard G
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Screen Drool .. This is what I've been doing.
Replies: 21
Views: 1597

Re: Screen Drool .. This is what I've been doing.

GOES TO SHOW YOU IF YOU HAVE NOTHING TO DO WHAT YOU CAN ACCOMPLISH. (DROOL)
by Richard G
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Fed-Ex!!!! How *could* you!
Replies: 11
Views: 1577

Re: Fed-Ex!!!! How *could* you!

U P S UNITED PARCEL SMASHERS
by Richard G
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LETS TALK REAR ENDS
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

Re: LETS TALK REAR ENDS

SPEEDSTER GUY-2--HOW MANY PARTS FROM A REGULAR REAR WILL FIT A RUCKSTELL,-BOY ,NEVER SEE ONE ONLY IN PICTURES. NEAT UNIT.
by Richard G
Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LETS TALK REAR ENDS
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

Re: LETS TALK REAR ENDS

WELL I WENT OVER WHERE THE REAR ENDS LIVE, BROUGHT MY KING SIZE PLYER'S AND GRABBED THE U JOINT AND THE FIRST ONE HATED TO TURN, NEXT ONE TURNED FINE BUT HAD NO HUBS OR DRUMS --SO I TOOK IT, THE NEXT I COULD TURN WITH MY HAND, TWISTED BACK AND FORTH NOT MUCH PLAY, LOADED THEM ,THEY NOW LIVE IN MY ST...
by Richard G
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LETS TALK REAR ENDS
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

Re: LETS TALK REAR ENDS

wow , thank you Wayne, im going to pick up a rear, i have a 21 p u, and been picking up things to make shure when my son is the next care taker it will come with a tool box of parts to help it on its way, tomorrow i will be making a visit to that pile. thanks again. GREG
by Richard G
Thu Mar 05, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LETS TALK REAR ENDS
Replies: 10
Views: 1477

LETS TALK REAR ENDS

I KNOW A GUY THAT HAS A PILE OF MODEL T REAR ENDS. (NO) RIVET TYPE, HOW DO YOU TELL WHAT YEAR YOUR LOOKING AT, OR CAN YOU TELL. THE 26-7 HAVE BIG DRUMS , ITS 25 BACK TO SAY 1915, JUST THINKING IT WOULD BE NICE TO KNOW WHAT IM LOOKING AT.
by Richard G
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 1211

Re: ford t parts for sale

E--MAILS SENT TO MIKE-L & CHARLIE
by Richard G
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 1211

Re: ford t parts for sale

Mike Lebsack-Iowa wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 9:27 pm
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by Richard G
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 1211

ford t parts for sale

THANK YOU EVERY ONE, THE MASCOT AND OIL CAP ARE HEADED TO GOOD HOMES, ANY ONE INTERESTED IN A TRADE , I NEED A SET OF EARLY REMOVABLE LINK BANDS,[ NARROW] LINERS DON'T MATTER, FOR THE IGNITION BOX.
by Richard G
Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Connecting rod side play
Replies: 13
Views: 998

Re: Connecting rod side play

ON THE MODEL T THE ROD IS BOLTED TIGHT TO THE WRIST PIN AND THE PIN IS SNUG IN THE PISTON BOSS,THEREFOR EXCESS SIDE DRIFT CAN BE CAUSED BY ANY OF THOSE POINTS THAT HAVE BECOME WORN, WE USED TO CALL IT PISTON SLAP, THE-- T-- ENGINE NOT BEING THE QUIET KIND, YOU CANT HEAR THIS, IF YOU HAVE THE IRON PI...
by Richard G
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: a visit from a new friend
Replies: 2
Views: 456

a visit from a new friend

AFTER TWO YEARS SEARCH I WAS ABLE TO FIND A SET OF VERMONT PLATES FOR TRAGUTHER, AND MY NEW FRIEND BILL HARPER CAME BY AND TOOK THIS PHOTO, WE SAT IN THE SHOP AND HAD A GOOD VISIT TALKING T TALK. THAT'S WHAT I DID FOR MY T IN FEB, OH, I WANTED TO GIVE ER A CRANK UP, BUT SHE WOULD HAVE SMOKED US OUT....
by Richard G
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: I FOUND MY LICENSE PLATES
Replies: 4
Views: 777

I FOUND MY LICENSE PLATES

IVE HAD A TWO YEAR LOOK TO FIND A SET OF VERMONT PLATES FOR MY 21 FORD, VERY HARD TO FIND, THE SET I CHOSE HAS BEEN RESTORED AND I THINK THEY DID A SUPER JOB, [SEE ATCHD PHOTOS] THIS LADY 'S HOBBY IS OLD LICENSE PLATES, SUSAN OLSON ,CONCORD NH.603 660 8941--
by Richard G
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Zee-ing the parking brake lever.
Replies: 19
Views: 1850

Re: Zee-ing the parking brake lever.

THANK YOU DEWEY FOR THE KIND WORDS, I ENJOYED OUR VISIT TOO, VERY MUCH, I'M A WORRY WART, THE ONLY THING KEEPING YOUR FORD LOCKED IN NEUTRAL IS THE TEETH ON THE RATCHET AND THE SHARPNESS OF THE PALL , WHILE I HAD MY SYSTEM IN MY HANDS I TOOK A 3 CORNER FILE AND TOUCHED UP THE DEPTH OF THE TEETH A LI...
by Richard G
Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: my 21 -t-
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Re: my 21 -t-

TO BEND IT OR MOVE IT,----- MACK I ASKED THE FOLKS ON THE FORUM HOW TO MOVE THIS LEVER, GOT VERY GOOD ADVICE FROM MANY, SOME TOLD HOW TO BEND IT SO IT STILL WORKS OK, I CHOSE TO MOVE IT AS THERE IS NO DOOR ON MY FORD ,AND IT WOULD BE EASY TO REACH,THERE IS SOME CUTTING INVOLVED SO YOU NEED TO GET AN...
by Richard G
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: my 21 -t-
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Re: my 21 -t-

FOR THOSE THAT HAVE A BAD LEFT LEG,AND FIND IT HARD TO WORK THE CLUTCH PEDAL, I MOVED THE CLUTCH/BRAKE LEVER TO THE OUT SIDE,DON'T SHOW IN THIS PICTURE ,WHAT A PLEASURE NOW TO DRIVE, IT TOOK ALL THE PROBLEM OUT OF WORKING MY STIFF LEG AROUND THAT LEVER.WORTH THE EFFORT,, IN DOING THIS I FOUND TWO OI...
by Richard G
Tue Feb 11, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: my 21 -t-
Replies: 8
Views: 867

my 21 -t-

photos of my 21 t ford on the farm Hartland VT
by Richard G
Tue Feb 11, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: a very sad sad day
Replies: 3
Views: 919

a very sad sad day

it was in a barn fire, this 1915 ford died, i put hundreds of miles on her, back in 75, a new food store chain was started it the upper valley, doc was a vet and could not take the time to run between the new stores with his t, there were four of then all to open this one day, having helped in the b...
by Richard G
Mon Feb 03, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Removing Rust From A Gas Tank
Replies: 3
Views: 543

Re: Removing Rust From A Gas Tank

BE CAREFUL, HAVING,WORKED ON MORE THAN A FEW A-FORDS, UP HERE IN THE HILLS THEY GOT THE CRAP BEAT OUT OF THEM, AND STILL THEY COME BACK FOR MORE, THE MODEL A STEERING WHEEL POST IS CONNECTED TO THE GAS TANK , INSPECT THIS VERY CLOSE, I HAVE SEEN TWO THAT LEAKED THERE BECAUSE OF RUST MAKING THIS SPOT...
by Richard G
Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: NAME THAT CAR
Replies: 4
Views: 587

NAME THAT CAR

https://www.mtfca.com/phpBB3/download/file.php?mode=view&id=42893
https://www.mtfca.com/phpBB3/download/file.php?mode=view&id=42893
CAN ANY ONE TELL ME THE MAKE OFF THIS CAR--IS IT A FORD.
by Richard G
Thu Jan 30, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OLD PHOTOS THAT BELONGED TOBGRAMPA,
Replies: 1
Views: 519

OLD PHOTOS THAT BELONGED TOBGRAMPA,

LOOKING THROUGH OLD PHOTOS LOOK WHAT I FOUND, TWO ARE FORDS, CAN ANYONE TELL ME ABOUT THEM, THE OTHER LOOKS TO BE STAINLESS. I HAVE OTHERS TOO BUT NOT FORDS,
by Richard G
Wed Jan 29, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WHEEL BERG PACKER,
Replies: 4
Views: 609

Re: WHEEL BERG PACKER,

THANK YOU JEFF, I RELAY'D INFO TO KIRBY.
by Richard G
Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WHEEL BERG PACKER,
Replies: 4
Views: 609

Re: WHEEL BERG PACKER,

PACKER IS SOLD
by Richard G
Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stick in time took out crank?
Replies: 14
Views: 1150

CAPS LOCK

STEVE, I'M 82 IVE OUT LIVED MY EYE SIGHT, WHAT IS IT THAT BOTHERS YOU ABOUT LARGE PRINTING, IN ORDER TO DO THIS I NEED TO SEE THE PRINT. I'M NOT HOLLERING AT YOU.
by Richard G
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stick in time took out crank?
Replies: 14
Views: 1150

Re: Stick in time took out crank?

THE HUNK OF WOOD DID NOT CAUSE THE FAILURE, IT LOOKS LAMINATED , BAND WOOD IS NOT, CAN TELL BY LOOKING AT THE CRANK, ITS NOT SCORED ,IT DID NOT SEIZE, THE SPLASH SYSTEM WAS DOING ITS JOB, OTHER FORCES WERE AT WORK HERE,PERHAPS SOMEONE AT ONE TIME WAS DOING SOMETHING IN THE TRANSMISSION THAT NEEDED A...
by Richard G
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WHEEL BERG PACKER,
Replies: 4
Views: 609

WHEEL BERG PACKER,

I KNEW I HAD THIS ITEM , ITS USE FULL WHEN PACKING GREASE IN A WHEEL BERG, YOU STILL GET THE HAND GREASY BUT THE BERG'S GET FILLED IMG_0558.JPG IMG_0557.JPG IMG_0556.JPG IT WILL PACK A GOOD SIZE BERG. BY PLACING THE WIDE SIDE OF BERG ON BOTTOM OF PACKER AND THREADING TOP HALF DOWN TIGHT MOUNT THE GR...
by Richard G
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Broken global repairman?
Replies: 16
Views: 1253

Re: Broken global repairman?

RYAN, KNOW JUST HOW YOU FEEL, A FEW YEARS BACK I WAS GIVEN A DOG BONE RADIATOR CAP WITH A SMALL WORKING MOTOR METER , IT WAS WRAPPED IN A CLOTH ON MY BENCH, KINDA FORGOT IT WAS THERE, SIGH, I NEEDED A RAG QUICK, YUP ON THE FLOOR WITH A CRASH, I KNEW AS SOON AS I SWUNG THE RAG WHAT I DID, BUT JUST ST...
by Richard G
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: need to know
Replies: 5
Views: 673

Re: need to know

Frank, you have seen the light, [our time] is limited to a few short years, time you you cant get back, in most cases we can earn the money in less time than it takes to fool around trying to make a worn part do what it cant anymore, I'm not familiar with the system you speak of, Henry Ford grew up ...
by Richard G
Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: need to know
Replies: 5
Views: 673

Re: need to know

Mack, where did you come up with the idea of a spinning magnet and reed switches, was one in use at one time or something that you have been mulling over, sounds interesting, lets hear more of your idea, the Ford timer is in my opinion far superior in its function ,but like every thing that requires...
by Richard G
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: need to know
Replies: 0
Views: 259

need to know

yeow sorry this was ment for the forum,
by Richard G
Wed Jan 22, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: need to know
Replies: 5
Views: 673

need to know

so many --15.000.000 plus, model t's have been terrorizing our hi ways for well over 100 years, each one has its own identity, many of its parts can be taken from one and used on another, with no aperient change in operating as a unit excepting perhaps the carburetor, as the vacuum shurely between t...
by Richard G
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: NH Carb bowl ring gasket
Replies: 10
Views: 757

Re: NH Carb bowl ring gasket

THIS IS WHAT I FUND OVER THE YEARS, THIN PAPER GASKETS WILL SHRINK IF NOT USED SOON AFTER THEY ARE MADE, THEY SET IN THE CONTAINER ON A SHELF SOME TIMES YEARS, CORK HAS THE SAME CONDITION, WARM WATER WILL BRING THEM BACK, BUT BE CAREFUL AS THEY WILL GO THE OTHER WAY FAST, IN THE CASE OF THE BOWL GAS...
by Richard G
Mon Jan 13, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LOOK WHAT I FOUND
Replies: 1
Views: 719

LOOK WHAT I FOUND

VISITING A FRIEND IN ROAD ISLAND YESTERDAY , WE GOT TALKING MODEL-T-TALK, THIS GUY IS A ENGINE COLLECTOR, I'M TALKING BIG ENGINES, THEY WEIGH TONS, I JUST LOVE TO VISIT WITH HIM , HIS SHOP IS LOADED WITH THEM, BACK TO THE MODEL T , HE SAID HE KNOWS WHERE A MODEL T ENGINE IS, HE CAME ACROSS IT RUNNIN...
by Richard G
Tue Jan 07, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OIL IS CHEAP
Replies: 8
Views: 824

Re: OIL IS CHEAP

MACK, YOU ARE DOING WHATS BEST FOR YOUR FORD, AND IT LOVES YOU FOR IT. HAVE YOU EVER HEARD THEY BUILT A FILTER SYSTEM THAT SITS UNDER THE INSPECTION PLATE ON THE TRANSMISSION ? THIS DON'T DO ANY THING TO CLEAN THE OIL BUT IT SWEEPS OUT JUST ABOUT EVERY THING THAT FLOATS, AND THERE IS A MAGNET THAT C...
by Richard G
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OIL IS CHEAP
Replies: 8
Views: 824

Re: OIL IS CHEAP

PETE AND RANDY, PETE ,SYNTHETIC OIL IS VERY HIGH IN DETERGENT PROPERTY, SHOULD NEVER BE USED IN A UN FILTERED ENGINE, AS IT KEEPS ALL IMPUREIT'YS IN SUSPENTION,WITH OUT A FILTER ALL THIS IS PUMPED THROUGH THE SYSTEM TO WARE ALL MOVING PARTS , THAT'S WHERE A GOOD MICRO FILTER COMES IN, SOMETHING A T ...
by Richard G
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: OIL IS CHEAP
Replies: 8
Views: 824

OIL IS CHEAP

OIL IS CHEAP, THINK OF IT IN THIS WAY, ITS LIFE GIVING FLUID [BLOOD] TO WHAT EVER ITS USED IN OR ON, TO KEEP THINGS RUNNING COOL AND SEPARATED BY A THIN LAYER OF LUBRICANT , TRULY AMAZING STUFF, YEARS AGO A WAY TO KEEP THIS FLUID CLEAN WAS TO ADD A TYPE OF WAX TO THE OIL, THIS WAX WOULD HEAT WITH TH...
by Richard G
Mon Jan 06, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ethanol gas
Replies: 34
Views: 1993

Re: Ethanol gas

SAY WHAT YOU WANT, I DO KNOW THIS ABOUT THAT! LIKE I SAID IN MY FIRST POST, MY T SAT YEARS,WHEN I TOOK THE CARB APART FOR A LOOK SEE THE CORK FLOAT WAS FINE THE SHELLAC ON IT WAS HARD AND SHINY, WHEN I TOOK I APART THE NEXT TIME THE FLOAT WAS A GOO'Y MESS THE SHELLAC WAS SOFT AND STICKY, AND WOULD N...
by Richard G
Sun Jan 05, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ethanol gas
Replies: 34
Views: 1993

Re: Ethanol gas

I DO KNOW THIS ABOUT ETHANOL, THE CORK FLOAT IN MY T LASTED ABOUT 5 MONTHS, THE CAR HAD BEEN SETTING MANY YEARS WHEN I FOUND IT ONE OF THE FIRST THINGS I DID WAS CLEAN THE [IT WAS NOT THAT DIRTY] CARB, THE FIRST FEW WEEKS I NEVER SHUT THE GAS OFF AS IT NEVER DRIP'D IT STARTED SPOTTING, THEN LEAKING,...
by Richard G
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: there all gone
Replies: 3
Views: 916

there all gone

A While back there was a question on how the leaping leana [that's the ford t that was built to stand on its rear wheels ,] the question was how did the rods not burn up in this position , my uncle Charley made one of them for a V-F-W- in the town of Concord Mass years ago, i remember it well, I liv...
by Richard G
Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: plug distance in high compression head
Replies: 2
Views: 334

Re: plug distance in high compression head

DINO, YOU HAVE A FOUR STROKE ENGINE IN A MODEL T, PLUG DEPTH HAS NO BERING ON HOW YOUR ENGINE WILL RUN ,THE INTAKE STROKE, THIS IS WHERE THE GAS IS PULLED INTO THE COMBUSTION CHAMBER, THEN COMPRESSION STROKE TAKES PLACE, THIS COMPRESS'S THE MIXTURE, THE CHAMBER IS FILLED WITH THIS MIXTURE UNDER HIGH...
by Richard G
Sun Dec 22, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: another reason
Replies: 0
Views: 312

another reason

one more reason to LOVE THE -T-FORD, my other ford is a sport trac, love it too but, the last few weeks its been freezing me out, so i picked up a thermostat ,gauge was a little on the low side, talk about a mean location, with age comes your fingers, used to have three joints, seems now i have one,...
by Richard G
Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Strictly Model T Humor
Replies: 41
Views: 5534

Re: Strictly Model T Humor

I REMEMBER MY UNCLE TELLING THIS YEARS AGO, THERE WAS A REAL BAD STORM AND THE TIN ROOF BLEW OFF THE SHED, THERE IT LAY IN A HEAP AND STICKING OUT WAS A OLD FENDER FROM THE FORD, WELL THEY THOUGHT IT WOULD MAKE A GOOD JOKE TO BOX IT UP AND SEND IT TO F-MO-CO, A WEEK LATER THEY GOT A LETTER BACK SAYI...
by Richard G
Sun Dec 01, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: PICTURES
Replies: 0
Views: 377

PICTURES

THIS WAS A WORKING COIL BOX, ON MY 21--I FOUND ONE WITH KEY ASSY ANY ONE HAVE A USE ? $ 20.00 PLUS ACTUAL SHIPPING
by Richard G
Sat Nov 30, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: HURRY
Replies: 0
Views: 362

HURRY

ON FACEBOOK MARKET PLACE THERE IS A 1909 MASTER VIBRATOR IN REAL NICE CONDITION IN MANCHESTER NH. $500 LISTED IN ANTIQUE AND COLLECTABLES. HOPE A FORD MAN GETS IT
by Richard G
Wed Nov 20, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Driving on "Battery"
Replies: 14
Views: 1244

Re: Driving on "Battery"

IF I HAD THIS PROBLEM I WOULD INVEST IN A DISTRIBUTOR, BOSCH MADE A GOOD ONE, AND YOU CAN RE SELL IT WHEN ITS NOT NEEDED. ALSO THERE'S A SHIM YOU CAN PUT IN THE REAR MAIN TO TAKE UP THE MOVEMENT ,
by Richard G
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 792

Re: model t parts for sale

I WANT TO THANK YOU ALL FOR TAKING COUSTODY OF SOME OF MY KIDS, I WILL SLEEP BETTER KNOWING THEY HAVE A GOOD HOME.
by Richard G
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 792

Re: model t parts for sale

26---27 pedal --spacers---pending-- and lamp plug and socket's pending---thank you mark, the tail light on my fliver has a small clear to the plate and large red to the rear, interesting,
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 792

Re: model t parts for sale

light fixture and berners pending headed to calf..
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 792

Re: model t parts for sale

pedal spacers pending
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Re: ford t parts for sale

WHEEL BERG'S AND HORN BUTTONS PENDING
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: ford t parts for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 428

ford t parts for sale

stop light switch not a t--but they work good little work adapting ,but that's the fun part--$10.00+ship---two inner's--one outer i could have cleaned them ,didn't want to get my hands greasy--$20.00 +ship--two horn buttons--not t but will do till you fine one.$5.00 + ship------------ COIL BOX FROM ...
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t parts for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 792

model t parts for sale

26 & 27 floor pedal spacers---$3.00+ship surface rust wood blocks on rear----------1odd light fixture--two good wick burners 0ne parts , odd dash light brass lid--$8.00 lot+ship---- 20s fender bracket, still rugged, not a beaut but will work $5.00+ship--cowl lamp lenz, never see a clear one--good co...
by Richard G
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1302

Re: model t ford parts for sale

ROUND FELLOW WHEEL ----PENDING--- //////////////////---------------------GEORGE,FEDX-WILL DELIVER THE ROUND FELLOW WHEEL TO YOU FOR $39.00 plus the $50.00n= $89.00wow ,sorry its so much, i tried to mail just a tire to Scott Conger out west, and they wanted $59.00,[just a tire] for his collection, t...
by Richard G
Wed Nov 13, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1302

Re: model t ford parts for sale

SQUARE FELLOW----PENDING--
by Richard G
Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1302

Re: model t ford parts for sale

ROUND FELLOW WHEEL ----PENDING---
by Richard G
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1302

Re: model t ford parts for sale

HORN # 1 GOING TO KEENE N.H.
by Richard G
Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: big freeze
Replies: 30
Views: 2039

Re: big freeze

I FOUND IN DRAINING MY T'S RADIATOR THERE IS A HUNK OF SOMETHING SOFT THAT SLOWS OR PLUGS THE SPIGOT ' I NEED TO STAND THERE WITH A WIRE TO PUSH IN THERE TO KEEP IT DRAINING, THEN I DUMP IN ABOUT ONE QT OF ANTIFREEZE , LET IT START THROUGH TILL THE GREEN SHOWS, THEN I CAN SLEEP AT NIGHT. BY THE WAY,...
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: short raditor thermostat
Replies: 2
Views: 427

Re: short raditor thermostat

SHORT RADIATOR THERMOSTAT--HEADED OUT--SOLD
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: BUILDING A T IN TEN
Replies: 0
Views: 343

BUILDING A T IN TEN

THAT WAS A HOOT, SOME OF THOSE GUYS LOOK LIKE THEY WERE WITH FORD ON THE ORIGINAL ASSEMBLY LINE.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.
Replies: 4
Views: 465

Re: 30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.

TIRE HEADED TO SCOTT CONGER. THANK YOU.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: short raditor thermostat
Replies: 2
Views: 427

Re: short raditor thermostat

SORRY FOR THE MISUNDERSTANDING OR MISINFORMING OR WRONG DISCRIPTION OR ---ITS NOT THERMOSTAT CONTROL,IT HAND OPERATED WITH A THUMB NUT, AND ITS FOR A SHORT FORD RADIATOR ITS A WINTER FRONT TO BE USED IN THE WINTER, PLEASE SEE PICTURE..
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: model t ford parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 1302

model t ford parts for sale

a-- 6 volt cut out--$10,00---first horn-$15,oo--second horn $15,00--first wheel, square fellow--in v good shape----races v good to---second wheel the same only this one has a round fellow w- p on the clip, spokes in both are tight with no rot. $50,00--ea,exact cost shipping.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: short raditor thermostat
Replies: 2
Views: 427

short raditor thermostat

not in very good condition, but , perhaps someone will bring it back ,10.00 plus ship cost.
by Richard G
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.
Replies: 4
Views: 465

30/3-1/2 tire smaller than normal.

this tire was on a rim i needed, its a lot smaller than the normal 30x3 1/2--its stiff but would make a good spare, can any one use it? how do --u--ship a tire, don't want to toss it or should i, let me know.
by Richard G
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: t--tie tools--t-valve tool--t--primeing spark plug ;
Replies: 0
Views: 404

t--tie tools--t-valve tool--t--primeing spark plug ;

IMG_0434.JPG IMG_0433.JPG IMG_0441.JPG [image][/image] valve lapping tool, very well built,[ no maker] disc at base will flip to do both type valves on the t engine. $35.00 champion priming plug SOLD. tire tools, Iv'e used them and they work good. just enough ridge to grab rim to pull bead over. an...
by Richard G
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Greasing inside wheel bearings?
Replies: 29
Views: 2448

Re: Greasing inside wheel bearings?

INTERESTING, I LEARNED PACKING WHEEL BEARINGS SEVENTY YEARS AGO BY WATCHING MY GRANDFATHER,THE PATH THE GREASE HAD TO FLO WOULD COMPLETELY FILL IN AND AROUND THE BEARING' LEAVING NO VOID WITHIN THE CAVITY. LATER YEARS I SEE WHERE BEARING BUDDY MADE A RIG THAT DID THE VERY SAME THING, TO PACK BOAT TR...
by Richard G
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Greasing inside wheel bearings?
Replies: 29
Views: 2448

Re: Greasing inside wheel bearings?

INTERESTING, I LEARNED PACKING WHEEL BEARINGS SEVENTY YEARS AGO BY WATCHING MY GRANDFATHER,THE PATH THE GREASE HAD TO FLO WOULD COMPLETELY FILL IN AND AROUND THE BEARING' LEAVING NO VOID WITHIN THE CAVITY. LATER YEARS I SEE WHERE BEARING BUDDY MADE A RIG THAT DID THE VERY SAME THING, TO PACK BOAT TR...
by Richard G
Wed Oct 16, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Langs catalog
Replies: 7
Views: 1225

Langs catalog

I JUST TRIED TO PULL UP LANGS MODEL T CATALOG --I GOT SHIFTED TO EVERY OTHER LANGS UNDER THE SUN, BUT NO LANGS .I HAVE USED THIS BEFORE, NEED FLOAT FOR MY --T-- HAVE THEY NO LONGER LIST THERE CATALOG. THIS
by Richard G
Sun Oct 06, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Greasing inside wheel bearings?
Replies: 29
Views: 2448

Re: Greasing inside wheel bearings?

THIS IS WHAT I DO, TAKE BOTH BEARINGS OUT, CLEAN THEM AND THE INSIDE WHERE THEY GO, I PUT THE NEW SEAL ON THE HUB WHERE ITS MADE TO RUN AFTER I PLACE SOME GREASE ON THE LIP WITH MY FINGER, PUT THE BEARINGS IN THE WHEEL PUT IT BACK ON WITH WASHER AND NUT FINGER TIGHT TAKE A OLD HUB CAP THREAD A GREAS...
by Richard G
Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE
Replies: 25
Views: 2418

Re: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE

I SEE A SIGN AT A SHOW IN VA, IT READ I LOVE MY CAR AS I DO MY WIFE--TOUCH ETHER ONE AND YOU WILL NEVER BE HEARD FROM AGAIN; ANOTHER NEAT SIGN, NO TOOLS TO LEND, ID RATHER LOAN YOU MY WIFE,I KNOW YOU WILL BRING HER BACK..
by Richard G
Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE
Replies: 25
Views: 2418

Re: CAR SHOW SPECTATOR DAMAGE

KILL----WAS MY FEELING--- I HAD A 34 PLYMOUTH PE, THE HEAD LIGHTS ARE NOT YOUR AVRIGE LENZ HE WAS TAKING PICTURES SOME HOW THE CAMERA GOT AWAY FROM HIM HIT THE HEAD LITE AND BROKE THE LENZ ,HE GAVE ME HIS ADDRESS SO I COULD SEND HIM THE BILL, WHEN I FOUND A LENZ IT WAS 110 DOLLARS, AND A MONTH. HIS ...
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 2595

Re: Is a water pump necessary?

ON THIS RADIATOR HEATING SUBJECT, HAVING BEEN IN THE RESTORATION OF MANY OF CARS,THE WORST THING ONE CAN DO TO A RADIATOR IS USE THE WRONG PAINT,YOU'D BE BETTER OFF TO NOT PAINT IT A ALL. SPECIAL PAINT IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS JOB.
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 2595

Re: Is a water pump necessary?

I DO AGREE WITH BOTH YOU, BUT ALL SO NOTHING CAN TAKE THE PLACE OF A BREEZE THROUGH THE RADIATOR AT SPEED.
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: WINTR IS COMMING
Replies: 12
Views: 1061

Re: WINTR IS COMMING

WHERE IS YOUR T PICTURE, AND WHERE DID YOU FIND ROOM FOR THE AC...IN IT.
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: WINTR IS COMMING
Replies: 12
Views: 1061

WINTR IS COMMING

YES ITS TIME TO DRAIN THINGS,GARDEN HOSE, SHUT OFF THE OUT SIDE WATER SPOUT,OH YEA, CHECK THE DRAIN ON THE --T-- TWICE TO MAKE SHURE IT DIDN'T PLUG, RUN A WIRE UP IN AT LEAST TWICE TO MAKE SHURE. IF WATER WOULD JUST FREEZE AND LEAVE IT AT THAT,NO IT HAS TO SHOW ITS MIGHT BY EXPANDING TWICE ITS SIZE,...
by Richard G
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 2595

Re: Is a water pump necessary?

that question will bring as many different opinions as what type oil do i use,--here is my opinion on this subject, if the cooling system is in fairly good condition ---radiator not full of what don't belong in it ,build up of scale mouse nest, and the timing is correct, carb fuel mixture set a litt...
by Richard G
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old family album photo, "Fronty Ford"
Replies: 2
Views: 677

Re: Old family album photo, "Fronty Ford"

HENRY FORD WOULD BE PROUD, I WOULD BE TOO, SOME ONE PUT A LOT OF LOVE AND SWEAT BUILDING THAT BEAUTY. THANK YOU FOR SHARING.
by Richard G
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Here I go again .... to OCF
Replies: 244
Views: 301261

Re: Here I go again .... to OCF

in reading of Steve's adventures brings to mind two guys backed a model a ford from New York to California , as I remember it was a roadster and it took place perhaps sixty years ago, any one remember that? talk about cramped necks.
by Richard G
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: MTFCA Highland Rim Tour- a new video has been posted
Replies: 8
Views: 1039

Re: MTFCA Highland Rim Tour- a new video has been posted

A SUPER FILM BILL, THOSE OLE FORDS JUST KEEP ON ROLLIN, VERY ENJOYABLE INDEED. I HAVE A FRIEND HARVEY ROBINSON IN YOUR PART OF THE COUNTRY, KINDA LOST TRACK OF HIM WHEN HE MOVED DOWN THERE.
by Richard G
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Recommendation for solvent to clean dried grease out of Ft. Wheel Bearings
Replies: 4
Views: 613

Re: Recommendation for solvent to clean dried grease out of Ft. Wheel Bearings

I VOTE FOR KERO, IVE USED IT FOR MANY YEARS, LIKE ANY SOLVENT IT GETS DIRTY, BUT DON'T BE IN A HURRY TO TOSS IT, AFTER USE LET IT SET --THE CHUNKS WILL SETTLE TO THE BOTTOM IN A DAY OR TWO, THE BLACK COLOR IS OILS FROM THE GREASE--NO HARM TO PARTS, DRAIN IT THROUGH A RAG AND ITS READY TO USE NEXT JO...
by Richard G
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What’s this?
Replies: 5
Views: 783

Re: What’s this?

Mark, boy that brings back memory's , years ago when the flat head ruled the road I had a friend GEORGE PARKER, he was my age when I was 18, im 81, he helped me build a twin carb manifold for my 59-ab -- we used two strongburg 97's, this is where it becomes interesting, with valve grinding paste we ...
by Richard G
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Inner Tubes
Replies: 47
Views: 3382

Re: Inner Tubes

ALLAN, I THINK THIS IS SWELL, SPEAKING WITH SOMEONE 1/2 WAY ROUND THE WORLD-- IVE REPLACED THE TIRES ON MY MOTOR-CYCLE --,THEY ARE MUCH HEAVY'R THAN CAR TIRES, THIS MY BE WHY THE TUBE IS THINNER,--BUT IF The tube is MADE OF REAL RUBBER AND CAN DO OVER 100 MPH. WHY WONT THEY STAND UP?--sorry don't me...
by Richard G
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Inner Tubes
Replies: 47
Views: 3382

Re: Inner Tubes

ALLEN, you would think with all the need for a good tube those making them would produce a product that would hold up under today's demands, every thing to make this product is in place--is it the material that's holding them back ? what would a good rubber tube cost to day, I bet there are many tha...
by Richard G
Sun Aug 25, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Inner Tubes
Replies: 47
Views: 3382

Re: Inner Tubes

HEY Fellas, IVE been seeing bikes zooming by the shop with huge tires on them, the tires look big enough to be close to 30/3's in size, would this be a supply of inner tubes? no kidding, I''m going to try and stop one of them to check the size tire there useing, TWAS A SUPER DAY, MY KUZ BOB AND I WO...
by Richard G
Sat Aug 24, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Mystery spark plugs. any idea what they are, age, ect...
Replies: 8
Views: 1295

Re: Mystery spark plugs. any idea what they are, age, ect...

so that's where dad got the idea,--we had a ford tractor that would after some hard work start skipping, dad made some rigs that separated the wire from the plug, they was clear,-- and he drilled in ether side for the wire to slip in and the other to slip over the plug , a smaller hole drilled betwe...
by Richard G
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: drive to tractor show
Replies: 0
Views: 426

drive to tractor show

Steve, read with interest your trip to tractor show, up here in the north that's all we have are tractor show, and every now and then a gas engine show will pop up, we don't get invited so we just show up, last September i took my t to a show in Ludlow v,t, and gave the 96 year old lady a ride I bou...
by Richard G
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Stale gasoline disposal
Replies: 18
Views: 1596

Re: Stale gasoline disposal

CANT BE TALKING MUCH GAS, YOUR LAWN MOWER WOULD BE WHERE I WOULD USE IT UP, 2 TO 1-- 2-- GOOD TO-- I --OLD , YOUR MOWER WILL LOVE IT.
by Richard G
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: space ship landing
Replies: 3
Views: 661

space ship landing

Interesting, just yesterday i was going through some old family slides, for the reunion, came across the live tv broadcast of the landing of the space ship. i knew i had taken them but forgot just where they were hiding, man do i wish i still had that old kodak , just because it went every where wit...
by Richard G
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: had a little time to myhself yesterday,
Replies: 2
Views: 569

had a little time to myhself yesterday,

my model t needed a part or 2--so i wonder'd down to LANG''S IN BALDWINVILLE MASS, WOW, got to meet with Don Lang, he took the time to greet me and handed me what i went there for. then took me on tour of the shop, [HOLEY COW] BEING A FARMER them's the words i was tought to use when you see somethin...
by Richard G
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: thinking of name change
Replies: 3
Views: 951

Re: thinking of name change

THANK YOU GORDON YA THE WIFE SAYS I TALK TOO MUCH, SHE IS A BIT YOUNGER THAN ME SO THE YOUTH OF TO DAY RELY ON THEM BUTTON THINGS TO TALK, WELL THEY CAN HAVE EM, IVE ROAMED AROUND THIS COUNTRY A BIT AND VERMONT EVAN WITH ITS MEAN WINTERS WORKS FOR ME, GUESS ITS THE LACK OF PEOPLE EVERY TOO FEET, THA...
by Richard G
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: thinking of name change
Replies: 3
Views: 951

thinking of name change

as in all spring time on the farm, time is the one thing -u-cant make more of , and this spring has been a bit on the wet side here in Vermont, there will be no knee high corn by the forth of July. some fields are still mud holes, talked to a logger yesterday he has orders for next years heating sea...
by Richard G
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Disaster Hath Ensued!
Replies: 17
Views: 2223

Re: Disaster Hath Ensued!

BRAD, BEEN THERE. FURTHER TOO, LOOK AT IT IN THIS WAY, THE OLE GIRL WAS LOOKING OUT FOR --U--YOU COULD HAVE HAD IT TOGETHER FURTHER, AND STARTED IT, WHAT THEN. I KNOW THESE WORDS OF WIT, DON'T HELP MUCH,HOW EVER JUST WANT YOU TO KNOW ,THAT'S PART OF DOING THINGS, THINGS THAT MEAN SOMETHING, GOOD LUC...
by Richard G
Mon Mar 18, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Another T wake up
Replies: 13
Views: 2364

Re: Another T wake up

THOSE LIFTS HAD A TWO INCH PIPE THAT WAS HITCHED TO THE MAIN LIFT BODY THAT RUN IN A TUBE IN THE FLOOR NEXT TO THE LIFT BASE IT HAD A TRIGGER THAT POPPED OUT WHEN THE LIFT REACHED THE TOP OF ITS TRAVEL,THIS WAS YOUR SAFETY LATCH, YOU HAS TO DISLODGE IT BY KICKING IT CLOSED WHEN YOU WERE TO LET THE L...
by Richard G
Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Bad advice from well meaning forum members
Replies: 45
Views: 5383

Re: Bad advice from well meaning forum members

the black pepper advice is a good temporary ---TEMPORARY--- fix, but you forgot to mention it needs to be put in a cold radiator. otherwise the pepper will swell in the hot water before it reaches where it needs to do its trick, over the past 70 odd years ive used that FIX a few times, and it don't ...
by Richard G
Sun Mar 17, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Major transmission assembly goof........
Replies: 28
Views: 3265

Re: Major transmission assembly goof........

GEORGE, don't think you are the only guy that's done something like that. but my advice for you , please take the time now to do it right, your sorry now ,however if you run it that way [if it would run at all] you will end up having to replace .things that are hard to come by, plus ,its much easy'r...