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by Stakebed
September 21st, 2021, 4:09 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Stocton wheel
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: Stocton wheel

i think i asked detroit wheel about making some for use on the 14-18 silverado but to accept the dog dish caps - quoted like $2000 per wheel...
by Stakebed
September 21st, 2021, 4:05 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Snyders antiquauto
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Re: Snyders antiquauto

Ive also had great service with Mikes Affordable
by Stakebed
September 11th, 2021, 2:27 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: Cab truck or pickup 1930 31
Replies: 2
Views: 449

Re: Cab truck or pickup 1930 31

What state or country are you in? They arent exactly easy to ship or move around.
by Stakebed
September 11th, 2021, 2:26 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Ride hight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1194

Re: Ride hight?

Never mind, I guess I do not explain myself well. i think its just because we dont understand what your trying to do. like what is your end goal? what are you trying to build? there may be a language barrier as well and we dont mean to offend but we have never ever had someone request that measurem...
by Stakebed
September 11th, 2021, 2:18 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: leaf spring restoration
Replies: 6
Views: 417

Re: leaf spring restoration

Thanks for your reply, Chris. What is gained by spring restoration? Does it improve the ride? As a practical matter, I don't envision loading this AA with enough weight to challenge the suspension. if all the springs are apart, sandblasted to remove all rust, painted, then some graphite slip plate ...
by Stakebed
September 9th, 2021, 7:42 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Ride hight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1194

Re: Ride hight?

1929 AA running board hight? Trying to set up mine on build table and did not measure while it was sill together. is yours the short or long running board? WHat bed type do you have? When you say build table - im not sure i understand what your trying to achieve or why it needs to be the exact heig...
by Stakebed
August 30th, 2021, 4:53 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Ride hight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1194

Re: Ride hight?

by height do you mean from ground to board? it will be different front to rear if so.
by Stakebed
August 19th, 2021, 3:00 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: Platform bed left rear fender spacer
Replies: 2
Views: 446

Re: Platform & Express bed left rear fender spacer

Oop - your right - i misread the section on pg 76. Ill try to edit it.
by Stakebed
August 18th, 2021, 4:01 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: Platform bed left rear fender spacer
Replies: 2
Views: 446

Platform bed left rear fender spacer

https://i.imgur.com/3znfZw3.jpg https://i.imgur.com/J3OFH5C.jpg https://i.imgur.com/0fLKIQs.jpg https://i.imgur.com/M3a7hv1.jpg https://i.imgur.com/3jfO0GD.jpg https://i.imgur.com/gcLtFH2.jpg https://i.imgur.com/zTDrdB6.jpg I only have the one. It is a bit bent in the middle but can easily be strai...
by Stakebed
August 17th, 2021, 6:57 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: mystery part
Replies: 8
Views: 1192

Re: mystery part

Bob C wrote:
July 28th, 2021, 3:02 pm
It might be the picture but it almost looks like it has left hand threads.
my thoughts too... only left hand threads i know are the nut that holds the horn waffle on the motor shaft, and the lug nuts....
by Stakebed
August 17th, 2021, 6:54 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: 88-A Platform Bed Questions
Replies: 16
Views: 2677

Re: 88-A Platform Bed Questions

Thanks Neil. If anyone is interested, I do have #6 cross members available. 2 of them are made to the exact original dimensions except the top flange is 1/2" short. I only have 1 inner shelf for these ($275 with the shelf, $250 without the shelf) 1 of them, a couple of the holes are off by 0.0625" ...
by Stakebed
August 15th, 2021, 7:20 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Rear springs on 29 AA
Replies: 6
Views: 864

Re: Rear springs on 29 AA

Probably ride smoother. Id be worried about the ending ride height as each one of those leaves is like 1/4" thick. May have to make some spacers
by Stakebed
August 15th, 2021, 7:18 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: tire wear on outside slight one side
Replies: 9
Views: 1016

Re: tire wear on outside slight one side

I asked this question a decade ago, i was told to check out an RV or semi repair place that has the tools to straighten solid front i beam axles. Those guys would be in the know. Fyi if i remember right AAs and As had a bit of positive camber on the wheels. Castor yes is largely set by the condition...
by Stakebed
August 15th, 2021, 7:12 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Worm drive differential lubrication
Replies: 18
Views: 5295

Re: Worm drive differential lubrication

Just an fyi the judging standards shows the 2 different worm rearend housings. The later worms had a hump on the worm gear area, inside is an angled channel that catches the slung oil and runs it back to the rear thrust bearing directly. Clearly lubing that bearing was an issue otherwise ford would ...
by Stakebed
December 10th, 2020, 1:20 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Need sheetmetal assembly help!
Replies: 6
Views: 2541

Re: Need sheetmetal assembly help!

Stakebed, here's a link to Neil's excellent summary of cab & door alignment that I mentioned. http://forums.aa-fords.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=947&p=3315&hilit=door+fit+problem#p3315 this is wonderful as well! I checked my frame rails for flatness with string years ago and it was perfect on both side...