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by Marty Bufalini
Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)
Replies: 120
Views: 4393

Re: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)

Don, thanks for the invite. I may take you up on that.

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Nov 01, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 55
Views: 2041

Re: How cold do you drive?

Bill, thanks. We still laugh about it and can't believe how stupid were!!

Bob, no, the engine is an overhead valve big 'ol four cylinder Wisconsin engine.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Spark plug recommendations?
Replies: 17
Views: 634

Re: Spark plug recommendations?

Ok, so let's hear from those using the Edison 14s. I was lucky enough to find a box of ten NOS of these but have yet to try them. I'm running the Champion Xs now.

Thanks
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Oct 30, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 55
Views: 2041

Re: How cold do you drive?

I don't know how cold it was but it was a blizzard. We did a modified engine rebuild on my 1923 American LaFrance Brockway Torpedo fire engine the previous summer. My idiot friend, Jerry Van, called me and thought it would be great idea to take it out during the snow storm. I thought he was (and is)...
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Will this work on my acetylene tank?
Replies: 11
Views: 629

Re: Will this work on my acetylene tank?

Thank you all. Great advice. I was looking for something that looked more period so I guess I'll just stick with the "just crack the valve" method. I've had this full tank for a couple of years and, although I don't use the lights that often, I do use them. I guess I'll know when it's empty when I n...
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)
Replies: 120
Views: 4393

Re: '19 Centerdoor restore... :)

I love center doors and I'm really enjoying this thread.

Thanks and keep 'em coming!
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What have you done to your T in October?
Replies: 77
Views: 3948

Re: What have you done to your T in October?

Sorry I meant the Edison plugs.
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Cast iron surface repair
Replies: 12
Views: 636

Re: Cast iron surface repair

Google Belzona. It is an incredible metal repair. We used it to reattach the water inlet elbow to the engine block on my 14 T. This was a couple years ago at least. Has held up with all the heating and cool-downs. I still have some in the garage and can get you more info on it when I get home. Lemme...
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Will this work on my acetylene tank?
Replies: 11
Views: 629

Will this work on my acetylene tank?

All I want to do is regulate the amount of gas going to the headlights. Right now, I have no gauge at all and just crack the valve until I think I have enough going to the lights, then light them and regulate them. I want something that's vintage looking. That's been to chancy for me. Thanks, Marty ...
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What have you done to your T in October?
Replies: 77
Views: 3948

Re: What have you done to your T in October?

Cudaman and Steve, I was very fortunate to find an NOS box of 10 of these plugs for $30. Haven't tried them yet. Good to know they perform great.

All I've done to my T is drain it yesterday as it gets colder here.

Sigh!

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Covered Bridge Tour
Replies: 26
Views: 2204

Re: Covered Bridge Tour

This is one of the best tours we have ever been on. If I was forced to pick only one tour I was allowed to go on, this would be it. The area is a delight, the people are friendly, the bridges are very picturesque and getting to them offers a nice relaxing route. The optional Amish dinner is not to b...
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Running Board Acetylene cylinder ?
Replies: 12
Views: 793

Re: Running Board Acetylene cylinder ?

Would this work? Not sure what "5 pounds" refers to.
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Running Board Acetylene cylinder ?
Replies: 12
Views: 793

Re: Running Board Acetylene cylinder ?

Keith, that's how I use mine. Crack the valve just a little to get a flame, then adjust.

But, I still wixh I had one of those regulators. It would make it easier.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Running Board Acetylene cylinder ?
Replies: 12
Views: 793

Re: Running Board Acetylene cylinder ?

I have a Prest-O-Lite embossed tank on my 14. I scoured local welding shops until I found an embossed one without a gauge and with an offset valve. It was already filled. They won't fill one with a gauge on the bottom. i stripped mine, painted it silver and got a repro decal from Restoration supply....
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Very good stuff (1911-1914-1926) for sales at Hershey*SOLD OUT*
Replies: 26
Views: 2021

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

Mario, I'm in need of a good right front fender for my 14. Ya got one and, if so, how much?
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Sep 15, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Some OCF pics
Replies: 4
Views: 552

Re: Some OCF pics

Dallas, yes. It was dirt in the fuel line. Thanks for asking.
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Some OCF pics
Replies: 4
Views: 552

Some OCF pics

Admittedly, these will have limited interested as they are of my family. My kids took a bunch of video and as soon as i figure out how to up load them, I'll post them. The meet and greet was great fun and a nice opportunity to put names with faces -- although some of us might regret that now!!! 7033...
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Re: OCF Meet and Greet URGENT
Replies: 27
Views: 1545

Re: OCF Meet and Greet URGENT

Finalizing: If the general consesus is that we bring our Ts, the only place where there is room enough is on the far end of the Activities Field, opposite the pavillion. Car games are played near the pavillion. 4 p.m. Saturday so we have enough time for the Gas Light Tour
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What oil do you use for your Model T?
Replies: 23
Views: 1179

Re: What oil do you use for your Model T?

20 w 50 with a little transmission fluid.
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Aug 15, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Meet and Greet
Replies: 43
Views: 2512

Re: OCF Meet and Greet

Wow! This is great! Yes, my original thought was to put names with faces. If we're going to bring our Ts to the meet and greet for a photo op, then we might want to re-think our meeting spot. Steve's suggestion would make the meet and greet on the activities field -- which I think Steve is suggestin...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Product Review: Brake Handle Extension
Replies: 18
Views: 1253

Re: Product Review: Brake Handle Extension

I've been looking at one of those myself, Bob, and I'd love to know how you like it, if it works well and easily, etc.

It's getting a little hard for me, too, after back surgeries.
by Marty Bufalini
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pot Metal Advice
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Re: Pot Metal Advice

I did it! The PB Blaster must have worked because that nut holding the bowl on came off with no breakage to the pot metal.

Thanks for all the advice.

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pot Metal Advice
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Pot Metal Advice

I've got a pot metal body carburetor that has a shaft extending through the middle of the float bowl with a metal nut threaded onto the pot metal shaft with the nut holding the float bowl onto the carb body. I hope that made sense. If that shaft breaks, the rare (Scoe) carb is ruined. I've been hitt...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Meet and Greet
Replies: 43
Views: 2512

Re: OCF Meet and Greet

I'm not sure where this thread seems to have gone off track, but, here is my original proposal. All I'm saying is a no fee, no obligation, informal meet and greet where it might be nice to say, "HI" and put forum names to faces. I'm proposing a Meet and Greet for forum members attending the OCF. It ...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Coils
Replies: 15
Views: 2122

Re: Coils

Nothing against Ron but I've always used Brent, Great work and customer service.
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Looking back at the Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 1327

Re: Looking back at the Forum

I am by no means a mechanic or mechanically inclined. I'm an historian.

BUT, this forum has been invaluable thanks to all the accumulated wisdom and knowledge of all of you.

Thanks.
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Meet and Greet
Replies: 43
Views: 2512

Re: OCF Meet and Greet

What Mr. Jelf said and I'm not sure where all this leaves us but I know it would be great to see forum members of both clubs.

So, I stand by my original proposal.
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Meet and Greet
Replies: 43
Views: 2512

Re: OCF Meet and Greet

So far so good. Thanks for the responses. Let's plan on it and keep this going.
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: 4th of July Parade teaching my grandson to maintain and drive
Replies: 8
Views: 744

Re: 4th of July Parade teaching my grandson to maintain and drive

That's great! I did this when my kids were little and now they're hooked. When the grandkids get older, I plan to do the same. Already the oldest, at 5 years old, loves to sit in the "T Car" and go for rides.
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Meet and Greet
Replies: 43
Views: 2512

OCF Meet and Greet

I mentioned this in an older thread about OCF registration and it has been suggested that I start a new thread, so, here it is. I'm proposing a Meet and Greet for forum members attending the OCF. It would be at 4 p.m. Saturday in the little plaza in front of the replica of the Mack Avenue Ford Motor...
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Jul 04, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Application
Replies: 28
Views: 2324

Re: OCF Application

Keith and all:

Well, let's try it.

I'm proposing a meeting on Saturday at 4 p.m. in the little plaza in front of the Ford Motor Company plant. Great background for a photo op.

(Should I start a new thread?)

Whaddya think?
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Could it be the Oil ?!
Replies: 26
Views: 1616

Re: Could it be the Oil ?!

At the recommendation of a long time and extremely knowledgable Model T collector, I use 20w50 with added transmission fluid. I've got kevlar bands. Haven't had any sort of issue in eight years.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Presto-lite tank question
Replies: 11
Views: 697

Re: Presto-lite tank question

John, I finally found the right tank at a welding supply house. Stripped it and painted it silver. Got the repro decal from Restoration Supply. Mine looks a lot like KWs'.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OCF Application
Replies: 28
Views: 2324

Re: OCF Application

Applied and both my Model T and fire engine have been accepted. Looking forward to meeting as many forum members as i can instead of narrating the pass in review.

Any thoughts on having a sort of forum get together at the OCF?

It would be fun.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jun 26, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: help putting rear end drive shift back together in Michigan
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Re: help putting rear end drive shift back together in Michigan

Wish I could help. I've rebuilt mine. But I'm just outside of Detroit.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: So tell me why I should buy a model T?
Replies: 61
Views: 3929

Re: So tell me why I should buy a model T?

Let me put it this way: I've been collecting cars of all sorts for over 50 years. A Model T collector friend of mine would come back from T tours and just talk glowingly of all the fun. Now, keep in mind that I have disdained Model Ts all those years saying they are too common and too easy to restor...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Just watched a movie the other night not T's but funny old car stuff
Replies: 4
Views: 476

Re: Just watched a movie the other night not T's but funny old car stuff

That's Harry Morgan, not Spencer Tracey. Morgan was a terrific character who died a few years ago.
by Marty Bufalini
Tue May 21, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Where does this go???
Replies: 11
Views: 1322

Re: Where does this go???

So, this wouldn't work on my 1914?
by Marty Bufalini
Tue May 21, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What timer do you use
Replies: 43
Views: 2689

Re: What timer do you use

I bought about 4 NOS New Day timers and I will not use anything else. Low-maintenance and great performance.
by Marty Bufalini
Mon May 20, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Where does this go???
Replies: 11
Views: 1322

Where does this go???

Where does this mount? On the front seat kick panel?

Thanks in advance.
by Marty Bufalini
Sat Apr 27, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Need Advice on Taking My Car into Canada
Replies: 25
Views: 1732

Re: Need Advice on Taking My Car into Canada

Wow! Great advice all around. Thanks.

I'm going to play it safe and call Canadian customs Monday.

I'll let you know what they say.

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Need Advice on Taking My Car into Canada
Replies: 25
Views: 1732

Need Advice on Taking My Car into Canada

I live in Detroit across the river from Windsor, Ontario. My cousin lives in Windsor. He wants to use my car for his wedding this July. Do I need to clear this with Ontario authorities? If so, who? Will my lack of seat belts be grandfathered in? Etc.?

Thanks
by Marty Bufalini
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB Prest-O-Lite Acetylene Tank and bracket
Replies: 15
Views: 1441

Re: WTB Prest-O-Lite Acetylene Tank and bracket

Mario, just in case you didn't know: welding supply houses will not fill or refill a tank with a gauge on the bottom. If you plan on laying the tank on it's side it must have an offset outlet valve, not a centered one. It took me a few tries visiting local supply house but I found one like the one I...
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Just an Old Car Painting
Replies: 110
Views: 10560

Re: Just an Old Car Painting

Rich, wonderful paintings!!! You're like the Norman Rockwell of old car paintings.
by Marty Bufalini
Sat Mar 09, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Need some advice for Hershey, please
Replies: 6
Views: 905

Re: Need some advice for Hershey, please

Perry, thanks! I hadn't thought of that.

Terry, do you remember who you dealt with and, if so, can you please let me know?

Thanks
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Need some advice for Hershey, please
Replies: 6
Views: 905

Need some advice for Hershey, please

I know it's months away but I've got to plan ahead. I can no longer walk Hershey and need a golf cart or something. I've been paying the outrageous prices to rent a golf cart there and refuse to do it any longer. I'll need either a golf cart or two single person scooters. My wife loves Hershey but I...
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Mar 08, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Let's go back to the old Forum
Replies: 65
Views: 5283

Re: lets go back to the old Form

I dunno. I like my form. So does my wife!!!
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Mar 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Old pics
Replies: 13
Views: 1843

Re: Old pics

As a side note to Lindbergh, my next door neighbor, Mr. Crockford, went to Cass Tech High School in Detroit. HIs teacher was Charles Lindberghs' mother. Mr. Crockford would tell me stories about how Mrs. Lindbergh would read to his class letters from Charles about his preparations for his trans-Atla...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Feb 27, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Bud DeLong
Replies: 22
Views: 2954

Re: Bud DeLong

For me, it's "Michiganian". I am not a water fowl from Michigan!!!
by Marty Bufalini
Sat Feb 16, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Clear coat my 1926 fordor body
Replies: 10
Views: 1124

Re: Clear coat my 1926 fordor body

Larry,

I see you're not that far from Hershey and the AACA museum.

If I were you, I'd contact a curator or preservationist at the museum and ask for advice. Some of these folks are experts at preservation and should be up to speed on the latest preservation methods.

Hope this helps.
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Who Made These?
Replies: 3
Views: 1023

Re: Who Made These?

I use mine all the time. BUT -- I always open the headlamp door, then turn on the gas, the blow out the air/gas in the lamp, the turn the ignitor.

I use regular old flints from cigarette lighters.
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mize rebuilt coil
Replies: 1
Views: 426

Re: Mize rebuilt coil

Sold and thank you.
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Mize rebuilt coil
Replies: 1
Views: 426

Mize rebuilt coil

Nice, rarely used, like-new coil rebuilt by Brent Mize. On Ebay. It's mine. I should have put it on here first but didn't think of it.

Marty


https://www.ebay.com/itm/123622858509
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1764

Re: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!

Raoul, I'm ready. I look really sexy in those spandex wrestling singlets.
by Marty Bufalini
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1764

Re: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!

Tim, I'm positive that at least Bob is a quality gentleman!!!

Bob, well, okay.
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Feb 08, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: O.T. how did you get your sweetie to support your T addiction?
Replies: 51
Views: 3032

Re: O.T. how did you get your sweetie to support your T addiction?

I am one lucky guy! My wife, Judi, of 42 years was into vintage cars before we were married. We dated in my 1926 Dodge Brothers Deluxe Sedan -- which I still have. (I bought it as a senior in high school.) I recall a time when we were dating and the Dodge was not running right. A friend and I were t...
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1764

Re: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!

Jim, I second the motion: "Hurray for Bob"!!!

Bob, I looked for a way to send a note of explanation and didn't see one.

But, again, thanks for your understanding and confidence.

The horn will be relisted. But, I'm blocking you!!! KIDDING!!!
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: When a novice drops a washer.......
Replies: 50
Views: 3448

Re: When a novice drops a washer.......

Really? All that from one dropped Washer?
by Marty Bufalini
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1764

Re: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!

Bob McDaniel,I gotta tell ya, thank goodness it was someone on the forum who "bought" it and an even bigger thank you for your understanding. I was sweating bullets over this one! I always schedule my items and do so as auction. I also always preview the listing making sure it is the way I want it l...
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Feb 07, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1764

Re: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!

Follow up add: I did NOT list it as a "buy it now". I checked the original listing. Something went wrong. The item is an Aermore horn that I started the bid at $20 on a ten day auction.
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Feb 07, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1764

OT--But really need Ebay help!!!!

I listed an item as an auction but didn't know it showed up as a Buy it Now. I listed a low price as usual to encourage bidding. Someone bought it as a Buy It Now at a ridulously low price within minutes of the listing. Does ebay change listings to buy it now? I cannot let the item go for what it we...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Feb 06, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Anti Semitic History Controversy
Replies: 34
Views: 2682

Re: Anti Semitic History Controversy

To deny or get upset at historical fact that Henry Ford was an anti-Semite is to deny the Holocoast, other Nazi attrocities and, Hitler. We cannot deny or dismiss history, even the horrible. It is, indeed, unfortunate that a man as great as Henry Ford -- a man who literally changed this planet -- wa...
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Whats the Name of your T?
Replies: 69
Views: 4134

Re: Whats the Name of your T?

Somebody help me out with this one. Why do you name your car? What am I missing here? Is it to make more "yours"? To make it "human?"

All my cars already have names like Ford, Dodge Brothers, DeSoto, Gray, etc.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Have you ever made a stupid mistake?
Replies: 57
Views: 4339

Re: Have you ever made a stupid mistake?

Yes. I bought a Model T!!! :D
by Marty Bufalini
Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Another early touring
Replies: 19
Views: 1695

Re: Another early touring

Is that Curly driving??
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 23, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New Names
Replies: 13
Views: 1436

Re: New Names

Doug, I tried that with no response. I'm sure they are busy.

I have no problem with Marty -- although my real name is Martino -- I just would rather have my name show up instead of "fordconvert".

Thanks guys.
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 23, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: OT - Ford Tractor (1) old man (0)
Replies: 39
Views: 3731

Re: OT - Ford Tractor (1) old man (0)

Tim! That's awful!!! I hope you're no longer in too much pain. What's the prognosis?

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 23, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Lets see your Speedster
Replies: 81
Views: 6638

Re: Lets see your Speedster

LOVE speedsters!!! Maybe someday. In the mean time, keep 'em comin'!!
by Marty Bufalini
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New Names
Replies: 13
Views: 1436

Re: New Names

Well, I've asked before with no response, so I thought I'd ask again. Please, please someone tell me how to change my user name!!!

Thanks,

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT-- Old Photograph- That famous guy from Boston!
Replies: 6
Views: 1182

Re: OT-- Old Photograph- That famous guy from Boston!

Reminds me of the Laurel and Hardy film, "Our Wives" where Ollie and his rather large girlfriend try to squeeze into and an American Austin. Don't know if this will work, but watch it up to about 3:17. You may have to copy and paste in another window, but it's worth it. Marty https://youtu.be/3dcU4O...
by Marty Bufalini
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Very OT- But Well Worth It
Replies: 6
Views: 995

Re: Very OT- But Well Worth It

Rich Eagle, He is a very nice guy. I had the opportunity to be directed by him in "Gran Torino". (I make my living as an actor, broadcaster, voice-over person.) We worked together for a couple of days. He was really nice, considerate, soft-spoken, believe it or not, and really down to earth. By the ...
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OT But will keep you busy for a while
Replies: 2
Views: 548

Re: OT But will keep you busy for a while

This is great! With a snowstorm predicted for this weekend, this will be a great way to pass the time. thanks.

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Mon Jan 14, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OLD PHOTO THREAD
Replies: 305
Views: 12793

Re: OLD PHOTO THREAD

Jay, thanks! Love these.
by Marty Bufalini
Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Why a User Name?
Replies: 21
Views: 2185

Re: Why a User Name?

I'd like to change mine but can't figure out how. Any advice?

Thanks

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: Why a User Name?
Replies: 21
Views: 2185

Re: Why a User Name?

I'd like to change mine but can't figure out how. Any advice?

Thanks

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: New Forum Rules!
Replies: 11
Views: 1700

Re: New Forum Rules!

Well, I guess that means you won't be hearing from me anymore!!! :D

Marty
by Marty Bufalini
Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OLD PHOTO THREAD
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Re: OLD PHOTO THREAD

Jay, I love these old photos, where ever they are! I especially like it when the "then" and "now" pics are posted. I can't figure out how they get the "now" pics.