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  1. F-ONE replied to the thread Technical 9 inch rear end vrs original.

    The 3.73 is about perfect for it. I'll explain. My F1 is basically the same truck. It has a 302 but everything else is 1950. It has...

    May 20, 2019 at 12:29 PM
  2. F-ONE replied to the thread Technical 1940 Ford lowered front end questions.

    I may be posting out of turn because if my stuff rolls I feel I'm doing good. Last year the F1 actually backed out and back in the...

    May 19, 2019 at 8:57 AM
  3. F-ONE replied to the thread Technical Making old bad paint job look better.

    The Kate Smith Hour presented by Bab-O 1952 [MEDIA]

    May 18, 2019 at 10:44 PM
  4. F-ONE replied to the thread Hot Rods Stuck distributor.

    You've got a 50/50 chance of getting it out in one piece but only a 50% chance of that.

    May 18, 2019 at 12:42 AM
  5. F-ONE replied to the thread Technical Making old bad paint job look better.

    [IMG]0638843_10210061010938680_7763083619531741752_n by Travis Brown, [img]Untitled by Travis Brown, on Flickr [img]Untitled by Travis...

    May 18, 2019 at 12:35 AM
  6. F-ONE liked ffr1222k's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    Where I grew up it was a straight drive. Maybe it is a southern thing.

    May 17, 2019 at 3:48 PM
  7. F-ONE liked John Lee Williamson's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    plumb crazy - like a plumb line (Perfectly crazy) can't be any crazier than that.

    May 17, 2019 at 3:47 PM
  8. F-ONE replied to the thread Technical Is this car worth saving.

    I thought about this a lot....... Clean up the 64 and sell that Joker! If you loose a little money on it you'll still be ahead. Sell...

    May 17, 2019 at 2:12 PM
  9. F-ONE liked sidevalve8ba's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    Model A's had both. They had the hand throttle on the steering column and the "foot feed" on the floorboard. My dad called it a "foot...

    May 17, 2019 at 1:48 PM
  10. F-ONE liked pirate's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    I have heard most of these terms but as a teen in the sixties cars were either a stick or automatic.

    May 17, 2019 at 1:48 PM
  11. F-ONE liked HOTRODPRIMER's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    My grandpa "Highpockets" use to call the gas pedal a "foot feed", If you think about it men from his period learned to drive T models...

    May 17, 2019 at 1:48 PM
  12. F-ONE liked jimgoetz's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    Here it was always a "stick shift" or an "automatic" whether on the floor or 3 on the tree.

    May 17, 2019 at 1:48 PM
  13. F-ONE liked sidevalve8ba's post in the thread History Do you know what a "Straight Shift" is ?.

    And then a non-synchronized manual transmission was a "crash box" because the gears would "crash" if you didn't double-clutch properly.

    May 17, 2019 at 1:48 PM
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