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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-24-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
Thank you for clarifying, Chuck!

Thank you for clarifying, Chuck!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-23-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
Thanks Ross. The original looks like a steel...

Thanks Ross. The original looks like a steel plate welded to a cast ring, so I was confused which to favor.

Thanks NumberDummy. I used some of your references from other threads to see what...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-22-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
My search for a brake drum solution continues. ...

My search for a brake drum solution continues.

The machinists in my area have declined the job of building up the front drums. My mechanic gave me the impression they're not willing to warrant...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-04-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
Ray, Joe, and Bob

Ray, yes, the certification requires pulling the drums and measuring the drums and lining.

JR Joe, could it be you had clear title, such that the DMV had historic record of your truck? My F6 is...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-03-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
Thanks Ray. I'm just out of spec. You wouldn't...

Thanks Ray. I'm just out of spec. You wouldn't think that a few thousandths of an inch are making much difference in heat. There's something in the original design that made Ford specify that 21...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-03-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
Thank you BMORAN4. I took your idea of putting...

Thank you BMORAN4. I took your idea of putting thicker pads on the brake shoes to the mechanic. He said, "It's more an issue of distributing the heat." He agreed that 20-thousands seems tight but...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-01-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By jrmwilson
Question Question F4-F6 Front Brake Drum

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Do you have a source for the 14-inch front brake drum for...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-13-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 759
Posted By jrmwilson
Beautiful. Thanks for posting. I'm partial to...

Beautiful. Thanks for posting. I'm partial to the green ones.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-04-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By jrmwilson
Yes, and don't throw anything away until you're...

Yes, and don't throw anything away until you're sure you're done.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-03-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By jrmwilson
Master Cylinder Cap Leak Solved

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The new cap on the left and old one on the right. The...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-02-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By jrmwilson
'Looks like F1 front fenders. Is the VIN...

'Looks like F1 front fenders. Is the VIN pre-1951?
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-02-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By jrmwilson
Vacuum Brake Booster Question

My F6 Master & Slave cylinders are new, brake lines are new, the "Hydro-Vac" or vacuum brake booster is original. I have back pressure when operating the brakes such that the master cylinder vent...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-02-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,396
Posted By jrmwilson
Degree Sign

BTW, hold down the ALT key while typing 248 to get a degree sign: °, such as 6°.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-01-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 12,548
Posted By jrmwilson
Congratulations, One green F2 to another.

Congratulations, One green F2 to another.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,396
Posted By jrmwilson
Yes, thank you AX.

Yes, thank you AX.
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