The Jalopy Journal
[ATTACH] Classic,s. You can compare indicated speed with a phone GPS and use a chart to calibrate the
Speedometer for any tire or gear ratio....
Dave Havlir at House Of Fab posts on HAMB and makes them.
I have had 2 new Mallory distributors. I did not like the advance curve on either one . I decided to keep stock distributor rather than recurving...
I installed everything with clamps on the mounts and made sure every thing fit before I welded anything.
Here is some info. Many ways to do the rears. Pistn-Brokes is a good one....
pm charlie ny on Ford Barn V8. He has parts.
I had the grill and shell with same problems. I sold them and ordered an assembled grill from Brookville. One less thing to struggle with.
[ATTACH] I use an Oddysey pc 680 under the seat. This battery was tested for 3 years by CT1932Ford
and reviewed on here. I have used it for 3...
Power gen is only listed for non fan use.
Powermaster 82011 PowerGEN 1939-48 Ford Flathead Alternator, 12-Volt
E J Whitney can convert your generator to an alternator. It is rated at 40 amps. I use one in my roadster and I have halogen lights with no...
[ATTACH] I have the hot rod works conversion to 9” axles but with early Ford brakes. You can get 9” ends from them also.
Snyders has the latches.
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] 91-A-6312-A single pulley plus fan mount. Pulley is not bent and seal surface is good.
$50 plus $13 shipping
I use a Motive pressure bleeder. Pump up 10psi and walk around bleeding each wheel. I made a flat plate with a hose fitting to clamp on top of...
I use a 1" Mustang dual drum-drum master cylinder. The 1 1/16 m/c required too much pedal pressure.
I have Bendix front and Lockheed rear on 2 cars. With a spring over model A axle the rear Bendix are harder to fit. I think Boling sells backing...
[ATTACH] Two Facet 40-163 1 1/2 - 2 1/2 psi. One used 1k miles and works fine,other NIB. $50 plus $13 shipping for both.
I would recommend buying John Lawsons book "Flathead facts" The section on carburetor jetting is especially helpful. He ran dyno tests on many...
As mentioned you will need all components assembled before you weld engine mounts and K member in. headers and steering box plus body, pedals, and...
Okie Joe also will bend them. He is good to deal with and magna fluxes the arms and puts in new bushings.
Quick turn around.
I have understood that the first piston on the pushrod end of master cylinder is the primary for the front brakes.
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Complete and everything works. Key extends the steering lock and switch works.
$100 plus 13 shipping. ***SOLD***
did you pressure test it to check for other cracks. I would suggest that before you spent money on it. Cracks inside valve pockets are usually not...
[ATTACH] [ATTACH] This is the parts Bruce discussed.
[ATTACH] Risers including studs. Cost $80 unpolished. $40 plus $13 shipping.
search on the HAMB.
Since I have been paying attention to Model T's,for about 8 years,I have read about 2 wood wheel catastrophes.
Both at low speeds. Both well...
[ATTACH] Here is mine that has cross tubes that fit in 2 body hat chanels. You can work underneath and on edges
Which I really liked when I had to...
I have a 276 with 2 English Stromburgs that had detonation problems. I tried every thing I could think of for timing ,and spark plug heat range....
Here is a thread that may help.
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