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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 10:01 PM
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Posted By tinman52
If the ring gear is slipping on the flywheel, you...

If the ring gear is slipping on the flywheel, you will likely need to replace both. I had this happen last year....tried to weld it, but the welds broke loose from the cast iron after a while. had to...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,113
Posted By tinman52
Jim, I had the same problem with my...

Jim, I had the same problem with my tailgate.....how to buff in those recessed corners? I ended up leaving mine alone as I didn't want some parts smooth and some not. I have not had great results...
Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks Yesterday, 06:39 PM
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Posted By tinman52
Woody pic for GB.... ...

Woody pic for GB....
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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 10:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By tinman52
Craigslist. They have a whole section for used...

Craigslist. They have a whole section for used tires and wheels, all local. 5 on 5 1/2 bolt pattern. Junkyard tires can be a gamble, usually they have been sitting around a long time.

I probably...
Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks 07-22-2016, 02:23 PM
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Views: 30,464
Posted By tinman52
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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-20-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 272
Posted By tinman52
Yes they will shrink. A primer with added...

Yes they will shrink. A primer with added solvents(thinner) will shrink more than one without as the solvent escapes. If you sand the primer before it is cured, solvent will continue to escape...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-18-2016, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 324
Posted By tinman52
I got mine from my local NAPA store. They are...

I got mine from my local NAPA store. They are sold by dimension, not application, so ask them to look in the book(not in the computer). Make sure to tell them you need heavy gauge, like for a diesel...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-17-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,113
Posted By tinman52
It totally depends on the brand, type of paint,...

It totally depends on the brand, type of paint, and drying conditions. Some you can buff after 4 hours, some might be a week.
The paint manufacturer should have guidelines on this.

Is it truly...
Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks 07-17-2016, 10:42 PM
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Views: 30,464
Posted By tinman52
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Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks 07-17-2016, 09:16 PM
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Views: 30,464
Posted By tinman52
I've got some pics that would wring tears from a...

I've got some pics that would wring tears from a mummy....but OT for this site.

The local river banks contain hundreds of old cars from the thirties, forties and fifties. It was done to stop...
Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks 07-16-2016, 11:14 PM
Replies: 654
Views: 30,464
Posted By tinman52
If we only knew then what we know now....

If we only knew then what we know now....
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-16-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 131
Posted By tinman52
Remove the pushrod, you don't want it bouncing on...

Remove the pushrod, you don't want it bouncing on the cam. I plugged the pushrod hole....you will get various opinions about that though.
Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks 07-16-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 654
Views: 30,464
Posted By tinman52
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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-16-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 256
Posted By tinman52
Good advice from Charlie, I too would do as much...

Good advice from Charlie, I too would do as much bodywork as possible during first assembly. Some parts are difficult to work on off the truck.

"show quality" means different things to different...
Forum: 1947 and Older Ford Trucks 07-16-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 131
Posted By tinman52
Neat old movie: Building a highway in 1948

10 minute narrated movie with lots of old cars and heavy equipment....
Scroll down the page for the video.

Midweek Matinee: Building a Highway, 1948 | Hemmings Daily...
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