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by kirkiep
Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Very dark day. Howard is gone.
Replies: 44
Views: 1931

Re: Very dark day. Howard is gone.

I met Howard on Tony Bowker's Sierra Vista tour almost 6 years ago. He was a very personable man.
My thoughts and prayers are with his family.
by kirkiep
Mon Nov 18, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Sad News
Replies: 15
Views: 1008

Re: Sad News

Mike

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Kirk and Susan
Santa Fe
by kirkiep
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Whose Model Ts in Northern New Mex this Fall?
Replies: 0
Views: 175

Whose Model Ts in Northern New Mex this Fall?

A friend of mine showed me some pictures of Model Ts he saw this fall on the Chama Highway near Echo Canyon.
I was curious who was on Tour from Kansas in this very scenic area of our State.
Thanks
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by kirkiep
Fri Nov 01, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: WARNING New Clincher Tire Blows Off Rim!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1110

Re: WARNING New Clincher Tire Blows Off Rim!!

Gene
I so glad you are OK.
by kirkiep
Thu Oct 17, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Chaffin's Garage
Replies: 2
Views: 714

Re: Chaffin's Garage

I called the day before yesterday and placed an order with Dave.
http://www.chaffinsgarage.com/
by kirkiep
Wed Oct 16, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: KIDS AND CARS
Replies: 46
Views: 2298

Re: KIDS AND CARS

My Grandson Tiger and our dog OP
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by kirkiep
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos
Replies: 43
Views: 3435

Re: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos

Google Montana 500 Facebook. Log in Not required. Scroll down results posted.
by kirkiep
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos
Replies: 43
Views: 3435

Re: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos

Matt
The results are on the Montana 500 Facebook page. Jillian was running a Anderson. A lot run a New Day timer.
The tear down  inspection after the race.
The tear down inspection after the race.
by kirkiep
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos
Replies: 43
Views: 3435

Re: Montana 500 First Day Photos and Videos

And the winner is: Jillian Robison
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by kirkiep
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Montana 500
Replies: 16
Views: 1559

Re: Montana 500

A test run in Gene's car.
https://youtu.be/jF7bDYYS7J0
by kirkiep
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Montana 500
Replies: 16
Views: 1559

Re: Montana 500

Lining for inspection
by kirkiep
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Montana 500
Replies: 16
Views: 1559

Re: Montana 500

Gene
Spent the night in Casper. The traffic on 25 between Colorado Springs and Fort Collins looked like the 405. It rained pretty hard coming up 25 between Cheyenne and Casper. I am looking forward to seeing the cars and watching.
by kirkiep
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: recommendation on 6 volt battery purchase
Replies: 17
Views: 1302

Re: recommendation on 6 volt battery purchase

I purchased my last one at Big R. I started using a battery maintainer. It appears that has increased its life span for me.
by kirkiep
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Best oil, Iโ€™m almost afraid to ask...
Replies: 43
Views: 2589

Re: Best oil, Iโ€™m almost afraid to ask...

I use Rotella 30 wt. It comes in a gal jug and I can recycle the old oil in the same jug.
by kirkiep
Tue May 28, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: I Timer free start?
Replies: 26
Views: 1745

Re: I Timer free start?

I frequently get Free INITIAL Starts after 2 priming hand pulls.
I really like my I TIMER and ECCT with software adjusted coils.
Gene when I was in school I learned it was I before E.๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜
by kirkiep
Sun May 19, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: What timer do you use
Replies: 43
Views: 2755

Re: What timer do you use

I like my I Timer. It performed superbly on the California Dreamin tour.
by kirkiep
Sat May 18, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Who makes?
Replies: 8
Views: 819

Re: Who makes?

I have purchased them from Russ Furstnow who lives in Flagstaff.
by kirkiep
Fri May 10, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: willie cordes
Replies: 19
Views: 1849

Re: willie cordes

I enjoyed visiting with Willie at Chickasha and at the T Parties.
My Thoughts and prayers are with the Cordes Family.
by kirkiep
Thu May 09, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Leaks Between Spark Plugs & Head
Replies: 9
Views: 940

Re: Leaks Between Spark Plugs & Head

What ever the Parts store has in stock.
by kirkiep
Wed May 08, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Leaks Between Spark Plugs & Head
Replies: 9
Views: 940

Re: Leaks Between Spark Plugs & Head

George
Anti seize works good for me too.
by kirkiep
Sun May 05, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: California Dreamin Tour Big Thanks
Replies: 12
Views: 1037

Re: California Dreamin Tour Big Thanks

Model Ts in living color parked at Nojoqui Falls.
by kirkiep
Sat May 04, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: California Dreamin Tour Big Thanks
Replies: 12
Views: 1037

California Dreamin Tour Big Thanks

I want to thank Dave Seiler and all the OC members for putting on a cowabunga tour!
The food was very very delicious and the weather was what California is famous for:
Sunny
Thank you
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by kirkiep
Thu May 02, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Sonny Bishop playing in the sand at Pismo
Replies: 2
Views: 757

Sonny Bishop playing in the sand at Pismo

Sonny is doing figure 8s in the sand in below video.

https://youtu.be/j2t3ke7WYUA
by kirkiep
Tue Apr 30, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: California Dreamin Tour -day 2, Los Alamos
Replies: 8
Views: 904

Re: California Dreamin Tour -day 2, Los Alamos

Norm Kling and admiring all the signs
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by kirkiep
Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: California Dreamin Tour Day 1
Replies: 5
Views: 684

Re: California Dreamin Tour Day 1

120 miles today most was on pavement
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Outside the rock and roll diner south of Grover beach
Vehicles belong to John B Gene C Kirk P and Sonny B
by kirkiep
Wed Apr 10, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Last Doolittle Raider
Replies: 24
Views: 1971

Re: Last Doolittle Raider

He made the Santa Fe New Mexican newspaper this morning
by kirkiep
Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New I-Timer installed
Replies: 7
Views: 1048

New I-Timer installed

Just installed an I Timer. I am now able hand crank my starter equipped T by the first pull. This afternoon did 2 priming pulls went back just turned on the key and she started running. Yesterday went for a 22 mile drive on Bishop's Lodge rd to the Tesuque Market drove like a champ. Just made sure c...
by kirkiep
Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Ideal Timer (I-Timer) Discounts for ECCT Owners
Replies: 13
Views: 1740

Re: Ideal Timer (I-Timer) Discounts for ECCT Owners

Just installed and put on 20 miles on I-Timer. Ran flawlessly.
by kirkiep
Tue Mar 19, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New Model T Times
Replies: 12
Views: 1649

Re: New Model T Times

Larry
Curiously I checked out Bruce's book.
There is a picture on page 190.
Thanks
by kirkiep
Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Midwest Flooding
Replies: 5
Views: 851

Re: Midwest Flooding

This picture of W Dodge rd and the Elkhorn river is maybe 3 or 4 miles south of Valley Nebraska.
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by kirkiep
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New Forum Feature and OFF Topic Forum created
Replies: 10
Views: 2516

Re: New Forum Feature and OFF Topic Forum created

Jeff
Thank you for all your hard work and for implementing next and previous.
My brain first thought next was next down and previous was up. Luckily my mouth told my fingers it was opposite.
Been waiting for new software for several years
Thanks to you and Chris for making this happen.
by kirkiep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Praise goes out to Lang's again
Replies: 6
Views: 1104

Re: Praise goes out to Lang's again

Today I had a question about shipping on my order.
Within a couple of minutes, Mike at Lang's had a solution.
Thanks to everyone at Lang's for their fantastic customer service.
by kirkiep
Sun Feb 24, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Going home from Sierra Vista
Replies: 7
Views: 908

Re: Going home from Sierra Vista

Left the Trailer lot about 830a yesterday made it home about 5p. Good weather and 12.4 mpg. Going to Sierra Vista 10.8 mpg
by kirkiep
Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Ideal Timer (I-Timer) Discounts for ECCT Owners
Replies: 13
Views: 1740

Re: Ideal Timer (I-Timer) Discounts for ECCT Owners

Gene
We just got back. I'm going to contact Mike Monday.
by kirkiep
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Beautiful and sunny today in Sierra Vista AZ
Replies: 16
Views: 1525

Re: Beautiful and sunny today in Sierra Vista AZ

Just drizzle on modern car windshield on way to Tubac today. No snow yet at 5pm mst.
by kirkiep
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Sierra Vista Tour
Replies: 8
Views: 900

Re: Sierra Vista Tour

Congratulations to Tony Bowker, a well deserved winner of the Rosenthal award.
by kirkiep
Fri Feb 08, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: Fred Houston
Replies: 32
Views: 3031

Re: Fred Houston

I was talking with Mike Bender who was sitting with Fred at the Centennial. Fred conversed with me liked we had known each other for years even though we had just met.

My prayers are with the family.
by kirkiep
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: MTFCA member display bold?
Replies: 5
Views: 656

Re: MTFCA member display bold?

Thanks for fixing
by kirkiep
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: MTFCA member display bold?
Replies: 5
Views: 656

MTFCA member display bold?

How do I get my user name to display bold as I am a MTFCA
Member and belong to that user group too. I have tried changing the default and joining but it displays registered user as default.

Thanks
by kirkiep
Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: New FAQ -> Announcement
Replies: 28
Views: 3196

Re: New FAQ -> Announcement

See if my name is in bold?
Test
by kirkiep
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: In Honolulu looking for Ts
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

Re: In Honolulu looking for Ts

Jason
The T was in front of the old prison museum in Lahaina
by kirkiep
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: In Honolulu looking for Ts
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

Re: In Honolulu looking for Ts

Gene found his next MT 500 car in Lahaina on Maui. :D
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by kirkiep
Wed Jan 09, 2019 1:36 am
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: In Honolulu looking for Ts
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

Re: In Honolulu looking for Ts

Thanks for the replys.
We did see this tonight
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by kirkiep
Tue Jan 08, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: 2019 General Discussion Forum
Topic: In Honolulu looking for Ts
Replies: 11
Views: 1139

In Honolulu looking for Ts

Susan and l and Gene Carrothers are on Waikiki having a cool drink.
Jackie C and Tom and Cathy Miles stayed on the ship
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