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Technical Newport Engineering

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by 51504bat, Mar 21, 2020.

  1. 51504bat
    Joined: May 22, 2010
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    51504bat
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    A while ago I asked about the best place to buy a Newport Engineering wiper set up for my '54 Ford Ranch Wagon. The consensus was to go direct to Newport, which I did. Now that I'm stuck at home I finally got around to installing it. The install was fairly straight forward and everything fit like it was supposed to. I do have to admit I'm guessing it was a whole lot easier with the radio and speaker cover out as well as the glove box. I'll charge up my spare battery tomorrow and make any fine tuning adjustments per the instructions. All in all very satisfied with Newport. wiper 1.jpg wiper 2.jpg wiper 3.jpg wiper 4.jpg wiper 5.jpg
     
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  2. lumpy 63
    Joined: Aug 2, 2010
    Posts: 1,142

    lumpy 63
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    I installed a Newport set up in my 56 pick up 9 years ago, I drive it rain or shine and the wipers work flawlessly:cool:
     
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  3. Yeah, it's a great product, I used one on my Deuce. HRP
     
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  4. OLDSMAN
    Joined: Jul 20, 2006
    Posts: 2,424

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    I have one in my 48 Olds convertible, and it’s the only one that I will use. I will put one in the 42 Chevy I am building for my daughter
     
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  5. jim snow
    Joined: Feb 16, 2007
    Posts: 1,006

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    I also have a unit in my coupe. Great product. Snowman
     
  6. 40FORDPU
    Joined: Mar 15, 2009
    Posts: 2,803

    40FORDPU
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    from Yelm, Wa
    1. Northwest HAMBers

    I installed them on a '41 Ford p/u, well engineered, easy install, but I had a bare cab to work with.
     
  7. Mimilan
    Joined: Jun 13, 2019
    Posts: 564

    Mimilan
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    Great to support a business that supports our hobby [​IMG]
     
  8. old school rodder
    Joined: Dec 12, 2012
    Posts: 198

    old school rodder
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    Just finished installing their system in my 47 Ford pickup. Like others said, I'll use them anytime I can. Used their motor in my 59 Apache also. Great quality, great small company that deserves our support. I think they earned it.
     
  9. I've installed their units in two different cars and they are one of the few parts that I didn't need to re-engineer to make them fit.
     
  10. gimpyshotrods
    Joined: May 20, 2009
    Posts: 17,147

    gimpyshotrods
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    I have used the, a bunch. My Falcon has a motor from them.

    100% flawless, 100% satisfied, on every install. Their stuff just works.
     
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  11. indcontrols
    Joined: May 29, 2013
    Posts: 88

    indcontrols
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    Hard to believe, but they had a unit for something as odd as my 56 Lincoln, works fantastic.
     
  12. krylon32
    Joined: Jan 29, 2006
    Posts: 6,281

    krylon32
    Alliance Vendor
    from Nebraska

    I have used Newport wipers on 2 deuces and a 40 Ford and they were easy to install and work flawlessly.
     
  13. jimmy six
    Joined: Mar 21, 2006
    Posts: 6,380

    jimmy six
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    Works great on 56 Victoria but after using their instructions for 2 hours and failing re-evaluated and finished in 10 minutes. Sent them an E-Mail about it. A good product.
     
  14. 0NE BAD 51 MERC
    Joined: Nov 12, 2010
    Posts: 1,235

    0NE BAD 51 MERC
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    Whew! You had me worried for a minute , thought a another great supplier went under! Need to order a unit for my 51. Have gotten their product numerous times over the years, never a problem. Larry
     
  15. arkiehotrods
    Joined: Mar 9, 2006
    Posts: 5,843

    arkiehotrods
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    Have them in my Nomad and my '40. Happy with both.
     

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