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by s147881
May 7th, 2007, 7:08 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Model A swap meets?
Replies: 0
Views: 1282

Model A swap meets?

Any Swap meets coming up around Michigan or any adjacent states?
by s147881
May 7th, 2007, 7:06 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: AA Transmission CRACK!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 1322

AA Transmission CRACK!!!

I removed the transmission yesterday and found a hairline crack about half way around the case in the rear. The crack is located about 1 inch from the rear and goes from the center of the side around the bottom and half way up the other side. I was able to remove all the gears. They all seem to be i...
by s147881
May 4th, 2007, 1:58 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Broken Head Stud.
Replies: 7
Views: 2487

Easy out removed.

The welder called me and was able to remove the easy out but could not remove the stud because I had drilled it down in the block about 3/8 of an inch. It is not at the machine shop - hope this works.
by s147881
May 3rd, 2007, 7:28 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Broken Head Stud.
Replies: 7
Views: 2487

Broken head stud.

I was able to remove all the old head studs but broke a second one off. I drilled and tapped out the first hole and it came out perfect. The second broken stud did not go so easy. I drilled it with a small drill. When the drill bit broke thru the bottom of the stud it hit the bottom of the hole and ...
by s147881
April 30th, 2007, 6:55 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Broken Head Stud.
Replies: 7
Views: 2487

Broken Head Stud.

I pulled the engine from my 1930 model aa stake truck. I removed the head and the pan to check the bore and the bearings. The bearings all plastic gauged at .002, mains and rods. There was no ridge in the cylinder and the bores looked perfect. This engine has sat in this truck for 50 years outside i...
by s147881
April 29th, 2007, 6:55 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: 1930 model aa water pump
Replies: 2
Views: 1576

1930 model aa water pump

I removed the water pump off the engine and it has no packing nut. It has a 2 inch square cover which when opened is a cavity with a spring. This entire cavity is full of grease. I looked in all my resource books and I could not find this type of water pump. It also had a four blade fan. Is this a g...
by s147881
April 19th, 2007, 2:42 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: 1930 Early AA Budd Wheels Restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 2567

Thanks. Your information will be very useful.
by s147881
April 18th, 2007, 7:21 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: 1930 Early AA Budd Wheels Restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 2567

cadmium plated

Where can you get cadmium plating done? Is this something that I can spray myself.
by s147881
April 17th, 2007, 8:37 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: 1930 Early AA Budd Wheels Restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 2567

1930 Early AA Budd Wheels Restoration

I am looking for information on original color of the rim, how to refinish the ring and any other related information. Also - where is a good source for new tires.
by s147881
April 14th, 2007, 8:29 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: Wanted - early 30 budd wheel.
Replies: 1
Views: 1548

Wanted - early 30 budd wheel.

I need one early 1930 budd wheel and locking ring. This is the design without the raised center.