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by p.schaefer
Wed Jul 25, 2018 1:08 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: What is this and how do you stop it?
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: What is this and how do you stop it?

Electrolis caused by dissimilar metals. . Maybe an annode would help. Like the ones used with model T s with aluminum heads. Cheers, Paul
by p.schaefer
Tue Mar 27, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Are you working on or interested in an NRS starter?
Replies: 5
Views: 950

Re: Are you working on or interested in an NRS starter?

Rick's car has a ring gear mounted to the rear of the flywheel and the starter is mounted to the lower left hand side of the engine. Several people I know have used a starter-generator set up like the old garden tractors have. They change the pully for a flat belt which goes around the flywheel. als...
by p.schaefer
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Model NRS water pump pack?
Replies: 2
Views: 772

Re: Model NRS water pump pack?

I found a square cut high temperature packing I used on my S Roadster. I purchased it from Grainger. They have several sizes and types of packing. Cheers , Paul
by p.schaefer
Thu Mar 01, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: 1907 Model N wiring questions
Replies: 3
Views: 887

Re: 1907 Model N wiring questions

Langs sells a NRS wiring harness. I used one on my car and it was a good quality harness.
by p.schaefer
Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Valve Springs
Replies: 10
Views: 3883

Re: Valve Springs

John, I could use a set if you can bring them along. I have spaces in the chocolate field with Dan Walters, Thanks. Paul
by p.schaefer
Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Tires
Replies: 1
Views: 1011

Re: Tires

Bruce, I run the Excelsiors on my Brush, they wear well and I like the tread pattern. On my model S I run Firestone tires. They wear good but are not available in 28 x 3 size. Universal ribbed seem to wear well but have not used any of the current ones, mine are over 30 yrs old
by p.schaefer
Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Identify model
Replies: 3
Views: 1598

Re: Identify model

1904 model AC Ford owned by Tim Kelly
by p.schaefer
Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: L D R. Run
Replies: 2
Views: 1515

L D R. Run

38 cars started the L D R. E F R members Rick Lidner,08 S R Ford, Bruce VanSloan. 08 S runabout, John Forstner's 08 S runabout, and Ross McTavish 03 A runabout , and Paul Schaefer I have to admit the threat of rain made choose my 09 Brush over my SR Ford, all members cars made it to Okemos this even...
by p.schaefer
Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: EFR Call to action!
Replies: 6
Views: 2836

Re: EFR Call to action!

Bruce, Great call to arms. However I will be unable to join you this year. Best of luck with those pesky Maxwells.

Cheers Paul
by p.schaefer
Mon Aug 29, 2016 7:04 pm
Forum: Early Ford Registry Forum
Topic: Getting ready for the Dearborn to Lansing Tour and Old Car Festival
Replies: 2
Views: 1635

Re: Getting ready for the Dearborn to Lansing Tour and Old Car Festival

I am taking the SR Ford and my Brush Runabout. I think I may defect from the Ford group and drive the Brush on the run. I will have both cars at the OCF. Look foreward to seeing you guys there. Since 1987 I have only missed 2 of the Lansing to Dearborne Runs. It used to be only 1 way. A number of ye...