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My 29 Tudor, built in the 50's, has a V8 60. Totally gutless, smooth as silk, and I've never had to cleanbugs off windshield. Priceless.
That would be Classtique, no sewing required.
Try Classtique Upholstery. One of the best for Model A interior kits.
What Steve said...8.8" works great, and, inexpensive.
No problem. If your friend does aircraft, he knows his stuff. Sport coupe tops can be tricky. BTW, I love your former 29!
I've done a few sport coupes and would gladly do it for you, just not sure where Bald Ass Prairie is. I'm in Denver.
My wife's 29A Tudor, V8-60. No very pretty but sure is fun. Built by a Ford Mechanic late 40's. Sat under a tarp for 40 yrs and brought back to...
Not insulting your generation in the least, read my previous post. Wish you the best.
Geeez.....how do you really feel.....I hope better now.
Amen Brother.....no truer words spoken......
Well, WE can make a difference. My grandson knows where the dimmer switch is and won his 1st race at the Hot Rod Dirt Drags after a 2...
Here's my 47.......[ATTACH]
You are spot on. I am an upholsterer and I like to say the craft of upholstery is "soft fabrication". Accurate patterning and precise...
Yep, a true Ford color, 46 thru 48.
Here are the Monsoon Maroon codes that I have:
Ford - 14222
Nason IEE 32250
Duplicolor 32250 IEE
Here's another example of Monsoon Maroon on my 47 Tudor. I can dig up the code if anyone is interested. Love your coupe![ATTACH]
I have 3 of my own hot rods, retired, 75 years old, do auto upholstery on the side and fund my addiction with the proceeds. I only do traditional...
I've been doing auto upholstery for many years and in my opinion, the best "how to" resources, today, are on-line. The two web sites I like are:...
What Brigrat said......sound advice.
Jeff, you should be very proud of the work you have done. The "T" looks fantastic and is great tribute to your parents.
The best of times, Larry. Hope to see you again at the Dirt Drags in June.
Theluckyneedle.com has very good online upholstery classes.
Nope. The distributor lockdown is just north of exh/intake manifold.
What K13 said......
Consew is made by Seiko. Just sayin....
Unfortunate that the trans case is cracked, it appears to be the V860 truck trans which will take later gears. Also, if the heads are aluminum,...
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