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by Stakebed
February 23rd, 2018, 10:46 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Front spring clip question
Replies: 5
Views: 83

Re: Front spring clip question

I always thought the spring clamps are what neil posted above because they do clamp (and make sure thier clamped hard) and the things that pine wants are clips. I didnt know brattons made several sizes. if you find yours is close you can always make something to slip the bolt through to "tighten" up...
by Stakebed
February 23rd, 2018, 7:19 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Front spring clip question
Replies: 5
Views: 83

Re: Front spring clip question

you dont want them loose. we made some for my 18 leaf front spring and used some standard flat sock from the farm supply stores. Used a press and 2 U shaped things to press the U shape. slipped them over the spring and carefully measured where holes should go. drilled and using a grade 8 bolt they l...
by Stakebed
February 22nd, 2018, 2:08 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Power Take Off
Replies: 7
Views: 110

Re: Power Take Off

same is true for the 28/29 with dual high - it has a neutral position that drives the PTO. then the 3 speed trans is your speeds and reverse.
by Stakebed
February 21st, 2018, 1:01 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: "29 hood
Replies: 7
Views: 323

Re: "29 hood

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4658/26536061908_bed0e18850_b.jpg 20180220_170328_HDR by Bob Bobbington , on Flickr https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4659/39510413395_82144ae9e0_b.jpg 20180220_170334_HDR by Bob Bobbington , on Flickr https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4698/26536061718_65ff2a339a_b.jpg 2018...
by Stakebed
February 20th, 2018, 6:01 am
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: "29 hood
Replies: 7
Views: 323

Re: "29 hood

I have the perfect one but unfortunately Im in IL :( I wouldn't think it would be bank busting to box up a hood and ship it. If you pull the panels apart it should go into a relatively small box. Oh its already apart and hinges straightened just keeping the wasps company in the shed 8) Faded rock m...
by Stakebed
February 17th, 2018, 10:50 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Speedo drive gear help
Replies: 11
Views: 320

Re: Speedo drive gear help

Someones gotta have a low speed bevel gear uhh gear haha. No demand at all for low speed parts. Or call Berts in denver - they would probably have one.
by Stakebed
February 13th, 2018, 11:04 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Hello
Replies: 25
Views: 396

Re: Hello

Well, it look like i have a nice Frankenstein truck, guess i will never win any competitions! Oh well i like the truck and i did not pay too much for it so it will just be a fun truck to have. I hope to work on it again this weekend and will take some photos of it. I plan on packing the wheel beari...
by Stakebed
February 13th, 2018, 8:13 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Hello
Replies: 25
Views: 396

Re: Hello

I think we need good outdoor pics of all angles. Looks like a beautiful truck that someone took some time to create! I love the super deluxe pin striping on the hood and doors!
by Stakebed
February 12th, 2018, 2:10 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Had my wheels sandblasted and....
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Had my wheels sandblasted and....

agreed - not a super critical spot and since its from hole to hole it wont crack any farther. Take it somewhere where they know what their doing and get it welded.
by Stakebed
February 10th, 2018, 8:34 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28/29 cab for sale
Replies: 11
Views: 1640

Re: 28/29 cab for sale

Pending sold
by Stakebed
February 9th, 2018, 9:27 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Oil pressure
Replies: 2
Views: 120

Re: Oil pressure

prolly cuz the oil gauge is junk. Could have old oil in the line thats now roof tar. should be like 3psi...model a is a volume pump not a pressure pump.
by Stakebed
February 9th, 2018, 7:19 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Looking for some advice on AA trucks
Replies: 20
Views: 452

Re: Looking for some advice on AA trucks

My first post, and I don't have a AA yet but wanting to understand some differences and/or what would be the best way to get a nice truck. I'm not pushed to buy, and while I could pull the trigger on one at the right price, I want to find one that will work out best for me. I have long lusted for a...
by Stakebed
February 8th, 2018, 5:03 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Canadian Timken differential
Replies: 10
Views: 405

Re: Canadian Timken differential

Since they had an open driveshaft how were they connected to the frame? just the leaf springs like modern trucks? I see a pretty stout bar that has been torched off in your pic...
by Stakebed
February 7th, 2018, 8:54 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: "29 hood
Replies: 7
Views: 323

Re: "29 hood

I have the perfect one but unfortunately Im in IL :(
by Stakebed
February 6th, 2018, 6:42 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Canadian Timken differential
Replies: 10
Views: 405

Re: Canadian Timken differential

flatford39 wrote:
February 6th, 2018, 1:30 pm
That ting looks pretty clean inside. Thanks for posting. Never saw the insides of one before.
agreed - thanks for the pics! These had an open driveshaft correct?