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by Novice
Tue Dec 10, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS 1921 Express Delivery
Replies: 11
Views: 413

Re: FS 1921 Express Delivery

LOOKS GREAT' What kind of Headlights are on the truck. Look like early Chevrolet.
by Novice
Fri Dec 06, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What do you use to heat your (freezing) shop for your T?
Replies: 44
Views: 1799

HEAT PUMP

Most Heat Pumps use outside air heat exchangers and stop working when the temp gets close to 40 degrees . and switch over to a resistance heating element. A water source heat pump that uses a loop of pipe buried under the ground or well water is most efficient and will work year round. even up North...
by Novice
Thu Dec 05, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Model T accident in Kerrville TX yesterday
Replies: 46
Views: 3033

EXTRA SAFETY LIGHTS

Bob Doris designed this bracket to fit on My model T touring tie down post. Use's standard tractor supply trailer lights with 1157 dual filament bulbs and dual facing amber front and red rear lens or amber front and back. can be seen well from the front and rear of the car. tri function. running, st...
by Novice
Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: FS 1923 stretch
Replies: 10
Views: 1406

Post moved by Jeff Assistant to the Grand Poobah.

Fordrelic originally posted the stretch 23 in classified parts for sale section back on Sept 22 because it was a parts car. On Oct 20 Mark Osterman questioned Fordrelic if it was indeed a 1923. Fordrelic answered on Oct 21 that it was indeed a 1923. and a few days later. Jeff Assistant to the Grand ...
by Novice
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Model T coupe restored.
Replies: 4
Views: 1365

Re: 1926 Model T coupe restored.

Carl. I have no connection to the car. just thought it was a very nice car that should be exposed to a larger audience on the Forum classified ads.
Jasper Alabama is a small town with a population of 13,600
by Novice
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Model T coupe restored.
Replies: 4
Views: 1365

Re: 1926 Model T coupe restored.

BTT
by Novice
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 26953
Replies: 6
Views: 1376

1912 Touring

BTT
by Novice
Wed Nov 06, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 3412

Re: Buying on Craig's List

Here or two types of LED Headlight dual filament bulbs. The round one is 6 volt and seems to work the best and can be used for a rear stop / tail light depending on light housing. it is not dependent on headlight socket pin orientation like the wedge shaped bulb is. which operates on 6 to 30 volts v...
by Novice
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Vintage authenticity?
Replies: 97
Views: 3289

Re: Vintage authenticity?

Tom. Night driving can be dangerous depending on the car, road and traffic. I don't think there is much of a head on threat but there is GREAT DANGER from vehicles coming up behind You. Black rear end of a Model T very hard to see in the dark. You are going 25 to 30 MPH with drivers behind You doing...
by Novice
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: thermostat part number
Replies: 2
Views: 179

COOD BLOODED T

Langs has 160 & 180 degree Thermostat's and gaskets $8.25 & Gasket $1.95 P/N A-TH160 & A-TH180. My 26 touring with a water pump and no hot air pipe runs too cool and is slow to warm up could use a thermostat. The 26 truck without a WP and with a hot air pipe seems to warm up OK here in Texas but up ...
by Novice
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1914 Touring Car
Replies: 7
Views: 2367

Model T fordor

Please post information and pictures on the fordor if it is still for sale. Thanks
by Novice
Sun Nov 03, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1926 Fordor Body
Replies: 10
Views: 1197

Re: 1926 Fordor Body

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION. Nice when You can hop in the truck and go pick it up. A different story when its 2400 miles away at 1.25 per mile.
A Young mans project. Good Luck with the completion.
by Novice
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Motometer thermo replacement part
Replies: 28
Views: 1248

Mercury Danger

"What doesn't KILL You makes You stronger" ? There are thousands of mercury switches still out there in every thing under the sun many inside a glass bulb waiting to get broken.
by Novice
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New accessory item, GUESS
Replies: 43
Views: 1978

Re: New accessory item, GUESS

Emergency axle. Cable operated brake equalizer.
by Novice
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Electrics and autonomouses
Replies: 32
Views: 1082

Standardized Quick Change Electric Car Batteries

This electric car thing wont fly well until Bucky's installs fast chargers. Gas Today at Murphy's was $2.08 a gallon hard for electric cars to compete with cheap gas and if every one had a electric car the grid couldn't handle the load and You would haft to schedule when to charge your car. To make ...
by Novice
Sun Oct 27, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 3412

Arizona Sleeper

Tom. That is one beautiful car. and has a lot of extras that were not mentioned or shown in the original cL ad. that only had a front & back photo and no mention of the many things done to the car except engine work. If the ad had stated every thing the car had done to it with more photos like You p...
by Novice
Sat Oct 26, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Model T coupe restored.
Replies: 4
Views: 1365

1926 Model T coupe restored.

FYI CraigsList. Jasper Alabama.
1926 Model T - $9500 (jasper)
Delivery available.
1926 Model T restored, new interior, 6 volt electric start. may trade for tractor with bucket.
https://bham.craigslist.org/grd/6997944667.html
by Novice
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 55
Views: 2125

Heated Clothing

For the die hard winter drivers. You might try what the Motorcycle Cops use. heated socks, gloves,pants,vest. Goggle heated clothing. most run off a lithium battery good for 10 hours between charge or run off 12 volt car battery.
by Novice
Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: '26-'27 brakes
Replies: 5
Views: 290

Re: '26-'27 brakes

Tinkerin Tips Volume I. Copy Right 1988 by Ted Aschman has a project article called. " Poor Man's Rocky Mountain Brakes". Pg 48. where the rear emergency brakes are connected to the regular brake pedal. and the emergency brake leaver still can operate independently of the transmission brake. using a...
by Novice
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 26953
Replies: 6
Views: 1376

1912 Touring. Legit Ad 1912/13. 25 engine $15,000

I spoke with Bill on the phone. He sounds legit. Had a nice conversation about Ts. He seems to know His stuff. long time MTFCA member. He has three Ts and wants to sell this one. has had the engine gone through. It is a touring that came from Louisiana 6 years ago.Has electric starter six volt, Mag ...
by Novice
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 3412

Fudge Stick

Tom. The free neutral in My 26 does not work. I cut a 2x4 that goes between the seat frame and clutch pedal to disengage the clutch for moving the car around the shop without the motor running.

Have Fun
Jim
by Novice
Mon Oct 21, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 55
Views: 2125

4 Dr Sedan

Tom. This winter You will have Your soon to be delivered 26 sedan to putt around in. But You might want to install a Hot Air pipe for faster warm up on Your winter drives.
by Novice
Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: O.T. RARE 30'S KERMATH SEA CUB INBOARD BOAT MOTOR Complete. $300.
Replies: 1
Views: 429

O.T. RARE 30'S KERMATH SEA CUB INBOARD BOAT MOTOR Complete. $300.

FYI. Not a Ford engine but could have some Ford DNA. Perfect for a antique boat to tow behind Your model T.

RARE 30'S KERMATH SEA CUB INBOARD BOAT MOTOR
https://dallas.craigslist.org/ftw/boa/6979222439.html
by Novice
Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: For sale (in a jingle)
Replies: 7
Views: 668

GERITOL

John. Sounds like You got a hold of a bad bottle of Geritol. Need to take that bucket of Bolts to Ross.
by Novice
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS nice original 1916 Touring
Replies: 17
Views: 4302

SOLD 1915 BRASS Touring

Seems like Ts aren't selling for what they are worth or what they used to sell for. Recent listing on this forum. Re: 1915 Model T Touring Post » Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:43 pm I realize that $14,500.00 is probably on the upper limit of what Model T would sell for these days so, as I mention, I am interes...
by Novice
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: NEED Help in Locating some items for my NYPD MODEL T TOURING
Replies: 3
Views: 387

Red Spot Light

You can mount twin spot lights one on each side of the car and have a red light bulb in one, and white in the other. Spot lights are plentiful and cheap both here on the forum and E-Bay. ledlights.com has lots of 6 volt bulbs all colors ready to plug in.
by Novice
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 4971

HAPPY MOTORING

Tom. HAPPY MOTORING with Your new Scat Crank ride.

Jim
by Novice
Wed Oct 09, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 3412

Validity Check.

A scammer wont usually post a contact phone number or more than one picture. This ad has a phone number and two pics one of the front. and one of the back of the car. both show same original DOM plate number front and back. which can be traced back to the registered owner and will show owners name. ...
by Novice
Mon Oct 07, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: Sophia Renken's red 1923 T roadster
Replies: 6
Views: 2541

Still for sale ?

Is Sophia's car still for sale ? a lot of the reply's to this post have been removed.
by Novice
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 4239

BRASS. 1915 Model T Ford Touring. $9100. on E-Bay

BTT. 1915 BRASS Model T Touring. On E-Bay Current bid $9100. Reserve not met. 2 days to go. Auction end Tuesday October 8th 6:44 PM This car is Jam up Jelly tight. ready to Drive, Tour, Show. This is about the Cheapest Brass 1915 in Mint condition You are going to find. All the Model Ts John has own...
by Novice
Sun Oct 06, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Help with LED/headlamps...
Replies: 1
Views: 267

Wiring problem ?

What year is Your car. Have the Led headlights been working or is this a new installation. on 1919-1927 cars one wire from each light should be going to dim terminals on the terminal block / switch. the other wire from each light to the ON terminals / switch. with the ground connection to the light ...
by Novice
Sat Oct 05, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 1533

Thermosiphon with engine off.

I have two Ts. both have 26 engines. one has a water pump. and one does not. The T without the water pump has pretty good temp differential between the top tank and the lower hose. Had it out today 93 degrees drove car for a little over a mile monomotor barley showing red at bottom. Turned engine of...
by Novice
Thu Oct 03, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 4239

Listed on E-bay

FYI. Car now on E-Bay. Current bid $9100. Reserve not met. 5 days to go. Auction end Tuesday 6:44 PM
Good Luck John
by Novice
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 1415

Re: 1924 Model T Huckster $11000.

REDUCED PRICE. NOW $11000. Also listed on CraigsList Tampa Bay.
by Novice
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 1415

Re: 1924 Model T Huckster $11,000.00

Now on Craigslist Tampa Bay for $11,000.00
by Novice
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Fuel level / Pressure effects on engine operation
Replies: 17
Views: 822

Fuel level / Pressure effects on engine operation

My open express has a 9 gallon oval tank under the front seat. I started it up today and ran it for about 5 minutes before it died. while it was running it ran somewhat rough and didn't want to run on magneto and was popping back a little and I couldn't find the sweet spot with spark and gas. switch...
by Novice
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Daytime Running Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 934

Re: Daytime Running Lights

Steve. The round 87455W 6000K white. is what I use from LEDLIGHT.com they also make a 12 volt version. and the 74475W 5-30 volt non polarized bulb which I don't recommend for several reasons. See the post LED Headlights. I just BTT 6V LED Headlight BA15D Product Code: 87455 Price : $7.33 - $7.97 spa...
by Novice
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

Re: LED Headlights

BTT
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Sparton and brass horn
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Sparton and brass horn

E-Mail sent.
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Daytime Running Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 934

Re: Daytime Running Lights

BTT
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Daytime Running Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 934

Daytime Running Lights

The new Led headlight bulbs being marketed for the model T. Make it possible to have daytime running lights without straining the Ts electrical system since the 55 watt equivalent Led bulb only draws 1 amp for the pair of headlights. and on low the draw is practically nothing but plenty bright for b...
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

Socket Confusion

Victor. My 23 open express has one headlight filament vertical and the other horizontal with factory original 1158. 21/3 cp bulbs both adjustments screws are on the left side of the housing. Confusing U Bet. Seems at some point most T vendors supply of bulbs changed from Horizontal filament in OEM s...
by Novice
Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Lighting issue
Replies: 2
Views: 341

Re: Lighting issue

John. This LED bulb sold by ledlights.com is what I went to in My six volt open express. headlights much much brighter than OEM. Brighter than high current halogen replacements sold by vendors. 50 watt equivalent. dual filaments fit oem or replacement even pin bases. I can barely see the amp meter m...
by Novice
Mon Sep 23, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS 1923 Depot Hack parts
Replies: 12
Views: 1199

Re: FS 1923 Depot Hack parts

E-Mail sent. Sunday
by Novice
Wed Sep 18, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Magneto headlight problem
Replies: 9
Views: 557

Re: Magneto headlight problem

Tim. Some replacement LEDs have one pin positive the other negative with no connection to the case. Your 1917 touring had the original Headlights wired in series for use with the magneto. The car didn't have a on.off.dim position Headlight switch like the 1919 to 1927 cars did. only one brightness l...
by Novice
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Magneto headlight problem
Replies: 9
Views: 557

Ground connection.

Tim. Check Your ground connection to the headlight can. Try wiggling the headlight can and see if that effects the headlight. I have a connection problem with the 6 volt LED headlights flickering and going on. off. and dim. on My 23 express. the headlight mounting rod that goes through the fender to...
by Novice
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 4971

$12,500.00 Delivered. Buyer pays shipping

Tom. Is Your best offer still $12,500.00 Delivered to You. Buyer pays shipping.

Good Luck
by Novice
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: VFW Car Show
Replies: 7
Views: 592

Elly Mae

TOM. THANK YOU! You make My day with the photos of Your truck. what a work of art. I know it brings a smile to the face of all who see's it. Now all You need is a Mannequin of Granny in costume sitting in the rocker with a Shot Gun. I know it was a labor of love that will keep giving joy for many ye...
by Novice
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: VFW Car Show
Replies: 7
Views: 592

Re: VFW Car Show

Looks like You have four wheel disk brakes. That should send Granny's rocker flying if You haft to stop fast. Please post more pictures of Ellie mae.
Thanks for the post and remembering our Veterans.
by Novice
Fri Sep 13, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: 1919 Engine with no provision or casting to accept a generator?
Replies: 18
Views: 950

Magneto Charging without a Generator.

There are several Replacement 6 volt lED bulbs now on the market that work well for Headlights and other lighting. The current draw is about a 10th of the regular headlight and tail light bulbs and would allow You to use use a Mag Charger set up using the magneto for charging Your battery without ad...
by Novice
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 4239

Old School

Jim. You are on the Money. He is one of a kind.
by Novice
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: I need some advice and help into locating some Vintage POLICE items
Replies: 4
Views: 401

Re: I need some advice and help into locating some Vintage POLICE items

Tony. The Police car owner's club of America might be a place for information. I have been involved in a number of Police car conversions mostly fifties and what I found was Police equipment was hard to come by since in general Police cars and equipment or worn out before they are retired. We found ...
by Novice
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Graphics on a Model T
Replies: 19
Views: 1203

Magnetic Signs

You might consider magnetic signs that sick to the doors. They look good and can be removed or changed easily.
by Novice
Mon Sep 09, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Magneto voltage tester
Replies: 6
Views: 482

DC VoltMeter.

I have a meter just like it and it is a DC meter. It may well have been used to test old tube type portable radio batteries. voltage range is about right but many had a 90 volt "B" battery along with 45 volt and others. You can test the meter with a 9 volt battery or on Your car. Wire lead on top is...
by Novice
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Buying gas from a visible gas pump
Replies: 12
Views: 939

The old days and visible gas pump's

My Grandfather was a Mechanic and had a small garage near His house. He worked on model Ts and what ever the local farmers needed repaired. He farmed. had a orchard and experimented with new strains of fruit tree's by grafting them to a hardy wild citrus plan'st with long thorns. Had a small feed st...
by Novice
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: 6 VOLT STARTING PROBLEM.
Replies: 4
Views: 420

6 VOLT STARTING PROBLEM.

6 VOLT STARTING PROBLEM I had a problem with My 6 volt 26 open express. it has always chugged and turned over slowly since I have owned it. But it got to turning over slower and slower and one day I started smelling electrical wire burning and it wouldn't turn over. Turns out the fix was simple the ...
by Novice
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

Re: LED Headlights Photo

Photo of LED Headlight showing space between the base and the led to put it at the right focal length.
by Novice
Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 4239

Re: 1915 Model T Touring

BTT
by Novice
Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

6 VOLT LED HEADLIGHT BULBS

I tried both of the LEDLIGHT.COM LED Headlight bulbs. The 5-30 volt dual filament wedge shaped 75 watt SKU74475W. $13.33 and the round 6 volt dual filament 55 watt SKU87455W. $7.81 Both are excellent headlight bulbs which operate on 6 volts and the 74475W can be used on 6,8,12 volt systems as well. ...
by Novice
Wed Sep 04, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: 12 volt Question
Replies: 22
Views: 1160

My 6 volt starting story.

I had a starting problem with My 6 volt 26 open express. it has always chugged and turned over slowly since I have owned it. But it got to turning over slower and slower and one day I started smelling electrical wire burning and it wouldn't turn over. Turns out the fix was simple the cure a little m...
by Novice
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 4239

Re: 1915 Model T Touring

BTT
by Novice
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: off topic 1931 Model A ford deluxe roadster
Replies: 14
Views: 2511

E-BAY Fee's

What percentage does e-bay charge for selling a car.
by Novice
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Generator current tester
Replies: 10
Views: 607

Re: Generator current tester

Scott. I agree. The only reason I would check it would be to establish a base line current when the starter was operating normally for later comparison if You started to have problems. If it ain't broke don't fix it.
by Novice
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Generator current tester
Replies: 10
Views: 607

NAPA 700-1712 inductive couple starter ammeter. New $10.95 E-Bay free shipping.

Tom. I have a old Sears inductive pickup ammeter # 2173 and it is great for checking starter current. Generator output and current draw from lights, Horn ect. NAPA sells one just like it model # 700-1712 there are 10 on E-Bay now brand new in the box for $10.95.free shipping. I ordered another one f...
by Novice
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 touring FS
Replies: 15
Views: 7210

Re: 1915 touring FS

BTT
by Novice
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

IR radiation

Allen. Glad You mentioned the blue light. I noticed after working on the LED lights for a while trying to look at them as little as possible that I had a slight pain in My eyes which reminded Me of when I first tried to arc weld My eyes hurt even though I used a approved welding hood the entire time...
by Novice
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

Re: LED Headlights Too Bright

Installed the two led headlight bulbs tonight. They are very bright. too bright in My opinion for oncoming traffic even on low beam. The led replacement bulbs are aligned vertical instead of horizontal when mounted in factory OEM socket where the filament is horizontal. the lights produce a U shaped...
by Novice
Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 2756

Better choice ?

Couldn't down load the picture. But I found this bulb after I ordered the same one mentioned above. It is cheaper and has a advantage. it will work in either the original socket or the after market sockets with the wrong filament to base pin orientation. where the one mentioned above must be in the ...
by Novice
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Over heating
Replies: 5
Views: 397

Antifreeze

Did You use antifreeze in the old radiator. I read that antifreeze will raise the boiling point well above 212 degrees and if Your not using it in the new one could make a difference But one would think the new brass radiator would be able to dissipate as much heat as a stock T engine produces. If Y...
by Novice
Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: 24 Roadster Headlight Options
Replies: 8
Views: 433

The Whole Enchilada

Lee. Do You have any pictures of the headlight can's mounted on the car. their enclosure and mounting hardware. Look's like You may need all new Model T headlight assembly if they tore up original's in the sealed beam modification ? or just replaced them with replacement sealed beam light's and hope...
by Novice
Thu Aug 22, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FOR SALE: 23 Model T touring
Replies: 4
Views: 1957

Re: FOR SALE: 23 Model T touring

BTT
by Novice
Sat Aug 17, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: For Those Who Make Their Own Penetrant...
Replies: 6
Views: 691

Flat Head Ford & PB Blaster. Acetone exposure.

PB Blaster work's. I had a 1953 ford F250 with the flat head V8 that had not been run in 35 years. pulled the plugs and flooded the cylinders with PB Blaster let sit a week and the engine turned over both water pumps were frozen but engine turned over dragging the belts. works much better than it sm...
by Novice
Fri Aug 16, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: vintage ford
Replies: 4
Views: 402

Re: vintage ford

Mine arrived Tuesday. Nice article about the History of a original Georgia T with a local connection going to the OCF.
by Novice
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: BUSINESS FOR SALE
Replies: 20
Views: 2022

NEW APPROACH NEEDED.

Glen. After well over a year still no traction. What ever You are doing to try and sell Your Business is "NOT WORKING". The Bottom line. Is the Bottom line. If Your offer makes Business sense and is advisterized in a venue where people are looking for a business opportunity it will sell! You need to...
by Novice
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Why won't T start but runs.
Replies: 34
Views: 2101

Ignition coil series resistor

If Your coil has a series resistor going to it. check it with a ohmmeter should show very low resistance / short. Some distributor cars short out the series resistor for starting to get a hotter spark and if the resistor is bad or not getting voltage from the switch during starting it will run but w...
by Novice
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Carbide Headlights
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Re: Carbide Headlights

TT another good deal for the Brass car.
by Novice
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Carbide Generator
Replies: 3
Views: 427

Re: Carbide Generator

TT Super deal for a Brass car. about half of what most sell for in not as good condition.
by Novice
Mon Aug 05, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 1415

Re: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500

BTT
by Novice
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 1415

Re: 1924 Model T Huckster. Body Model # 3500 ?

Lynne stated He has over $8000. in the restoration. The dollars go quickly when rebuilding a model T.
Good Luck
by Novice
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 1415

Re: PRICE CORRECTION TYPO

I got a e-mail from Lynne. The correct price for the 1924 Model T Huckster is $13,500. He is trying to correct the ad but You know how that goes!
What a difference a digit makes. Very nice Truck with a rebuilt engine,Transmission,new tires and a gas tank. COOL TRUCK
by Novice
Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 4971

Gold Mine

Tom. That news We can all use. Sounds like You hit the shipping gold mine. What are the names of the other shippers. CA has a lot of Model Ts for sale and the prices You found make it feasible for Model T. buyers on the East Coast to consider a CA car. Now that You found lots of reasonable shipping....
by Novice
Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 4971

Do The math

Tom. Your offer is sounding better till You throw in Pre paid Transport requirement. VA To La 2630 miles X 1.30 to 1.50 per mile enclosed transport. $3419. / $3945 and You are way below Your $10K original offer. Good Luck
by Novice
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Five "MFTCA" Books on Repair and Maintenance of the T
Replies: 2
Views: 336

PM & E-Mail Problems

Ed. I received Your e-mail Today at 3:52 pm. I sent You a PM on July 8th stating I wanted to buy Your books which apparently You never received. Sent You two reply e-mails Today at 4:19 and 8:41 PM Have not received a reply. You may be having problems with Your e-mails. So I am posting here. Thanks ...
by Novice
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For sale 1926 coupe turn key ready wire wheels
Replies: 11
Views: 2830

Re: For sale 1926 coupe turn key ready wire wheels

Look's like It sold on E-bay for $5950. at 9:20 am Today.
by Novice
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: An evening drive in Rochester
Replies: 7
Views: 632

Re: An evening drive in Rochester

I don't think the T can stop that fast ?
by Novice
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Headlight Wiring Question
Replies: 11
Views: 659

It Depends

Paul. It depends. If a light bulb has one contact the wire connecting to it would be Positive 6/12 volt the other wire would be ground to the base socket of the bulb and test 0/no volts. In the case of Headlight bulbs and brake/Stop light bulbs with two contacts.You in effect have two lights in the ...
by Novice
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Headlight Wiring Question
Replies: 11
Views: 659

TEST LIGHT

Paul. Bryan and Steve are on the money with what to check. I would add that its helpful to first check out the problem with a test light such as a small 6/12 volt bulb with pig tail leads. Ground one lead and test the wire circuit with the other lead. This places a load on the circuit that a voltmet...
by Novice
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 4971

T-FAIRY

Tom. A move in the right direction. However with Your rigid specifications and demand for receipts I don't think You will find Your car at any price unless You are willing to compromise on what You want in a Model T. Many of the engine mods and work You want are normally only seen on Speedsters such...
by Novice
Mon Jul 08, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: This is becoming ridiculous!
Replies: 50
Views: 3346

TEXAS TWIST

If that law was proposed in Texas. They would be heating up the tar and plucking the chicken.
by Novice
Thu Jul 04, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: OLD PHOTO - ASKE ELECTRIC FUEMIZER INTAKE MANIFOLD - QUICK STARTS FOR COLD FORDS
Replies: 3
Views: 628

FYI! ANOTHER FUEMIZER MANIFOLD ON E-BAY

There is another one for sale on E-Bay. Buy it now for $65.00 plus shipping.
by Novice
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FOR SALE: 23 Model T touring
Replies: 4
Views: 1957

Re: FOR SALE: 23 Model T touring

BTT
by Novice
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Magneto Problems
Replies: 12
Views: 1199

Re: Magneto Problems

You could check the field coils with a inductance bridge / meter. If You know the inductance for a new set of field coils and compare the two. Checking the A/C magneto output on a oscilloscope and looking at the wave form might indicate a problem if the wave form is different from a new or known to ...
by Novice
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: OLD PHOTO - Down home
Replies: 25
Views: 2217

Re: OLD PHOTO - Down home Three Models Ts ?

Looks like three cars in the picture. What is the large white object in front of the barn ?
by Novice
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 4971

Golden Goose

"Good things come to those who wait" If they live long enough.

Good Luck
by Novice
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB MODEL T MAGNETO field COIL UNIT
Replies: 2
Views: 419

WTB MODEL T MAGNETO field COIL UNIT

Looking for a Model T magneto field coil set.This is for student show and tell exhibits to go with My model T magnet flywheel. and other model T items used for school demonstrations. Please respond to k5soh@aol or PM.
Thanks Jim
by Novice
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Early double wound magneto field coil F/S
Replies: 4
Views: 585

Re: Early double wound magneto field coil F/S

Made a mistake on Your long e-mail address. Can cut and paste it the way you have it written out.

Jim