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Forum: Builds! 06-13-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 112
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Posted By MercuryMac
Good point, Charliebob. I hope I can learn things...

Good point, Charliebob. I hope I can learn things as fast as you do.
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 06-10-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 285
Posted By MercuryMac
My first impressions were that the hood was from...

My first impressions were that the hood was from an old tandem IH, [about 1956]. So, I agree with Dr. Crank and somewhat with Snopro.
And I agree with the rest of you that the builder should be...
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself! 06-10-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By MercuryMac
Welcome to Undead Sleds, from northern Alberta. ...

Welcome to Undead Sleds, from northern Alberta.
Have you got any pictures of your projects or dreams?
This is sure a great bunch of guys to belong to.
Forum: Builds! 06-04-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 68,518
Posted By MercuryMac
I agree about the volume being the important...

I agree about the volume being the important factor. These carbs are the Holley and Holley 'look alike' Fords, but they are prone to making a mess with high pressure.
Forum: Builds! 06-03-2019, 11:28 PM
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Views: 68,518
Posted By MercuryMac
Snopro, I was also thinking a little higher...

Snopro, I was also thinking a little higher pressure but a few guys have told me 2 1/2 to three, and then Bruno tells us keep the score low, so I'm going with Bruno. That's what the pump puts out so...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 06-01-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 367
Posted By MercuryMac
I'm a little like Bama in that I let quite a bit...

I'm a little like Bama in that I let quite a bit of grass grow, but I always garden a bit too. This year only potatoes and tomatoes. The deer don't harvest those two things, before we can harvest...
Forum: Builds! 05-31-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 751
Views: 68,518
Posted By MercuryMac
I've been test driving my '36 once in a while and...

I've been test driving my '36 once in a while and adjusting the little linkage rods to the secondary carbs, but it's been raining on my parade. The truck was loosing power and sputtering more and...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 05-28-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 606
Posted By MercuryMac
How far do you have to transport it? How many...

How far do you have to transport it?
How many axles are under your trailer?
How legal do you have to be?

I hauled a '36 Ford commercial home last year on a tridem trailer and never even felt it...
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 05-23-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 759
Posted By MercuryMac
[cl [cl Dr. Crank. once again I followed your...

[cl [cl Dr. Crank. once again I followed your wishes and regained my sanity. I typed in the link you gave out and got my emojis back. Thank you. [cl [cl
Forum: Tractors 05-23-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,339
Posted By MercuryMac
Thanks guys, in a few weeks we will get together...

Thanks guys, in a few weeks we will get together and plow a field so I'll have some more pictures.
Forum: Tractors 05-22-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,339
Posted By MercuryMac
Here's some pictures of the seeding operation. ...

Here's some pictures of the seeding operation.
Massey Ferguson 65 and a three point hitch heavy disc.
My brother Rob with a Cockshutt 550 and a Cockshutt drill
Me with a John Deere AR and a...
Forum: Builds! 05-22-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1,231
Views: 53,754
Posted By MercuryMac
I am, also, not a religious person, [especially...

I am, also, not a religious person, [especially organized religion], but I am a spiritual person. You make sense to me. We've got to be related Torchie.
I'm learning how to handle hardships from...
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 05-22-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 759
Posted By MercuryMac
For a few weeks now I can't post emojis or...

For a few weeks now I can't post emojis or pictures the old way, but I have learned a new way to get pictures on the threads. Also, if someone else posts multiple pictures I can't change pictures by...
Forum: Tractors 05-21-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,339
Posted By MercuryMac
I got invited to help seed a small field about 45...

I got invited to help seed a small field about 45 miles north of here. Yesterday I loaded up an AR John Deere and a Massey-Harris seed drill.
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 05-20-2019, 10:07 PM
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Views: 238,098
Posted By MercuryMac
Sgt, I'd like to add a comment on this 'phone...

Sgt, I'd like to add a comment on this 'phone driving'. Not only are you taking your eyes and hands away from driving, you are taking away your brain, even on a hands free. If the phone call excites...
Forum: Tractors 05-20-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,339
Posted By MercuryMac
Burger, I would like to push some of my advice on...

Burger, I would like to push some of my advice on you. The reason I value my own opinion, is I have plowed thousands of acres and fixed up a dozen old plows to be field worthy.
Your plow is in...
Forum: Builds! 05-18-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,714
Posted By MercuryMac
What Joe, no pictures of 'said' '36 Ford truck....

What Joe, no pictures of 'said' '36 Ford truck. Hrmmmmpff!
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Fotos! 05-18-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 765
Posted By MercuryMac
Good scoop. True Barnfind.

Good scoop. True Barnfind.
Forum: Rat Rod & Hot Rod Talk 05-18-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1,256
Sticky: Traffic Pix
Views: 238,098
Posted By MercuryMac
Smallfoot, you've voiced my thoughts. There are...

Smallfoot, you've voiced my thoughts. There are two routes the good Dr. could take to work; the short one that his wife advocates, to save on gas, or the one Dr. C actually takes,---- for the...
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 05-17-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 430
Posted By MercuryMac
I found another tractor tire and got a guy to...

I found another tractor tire and got a guy to come out and change it. He left the wheel on the tractor. When I looked inside the tire it seemed to me that the break was straight across the face in a...
Forum: Builds! 05-17-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 14,485
Posted By MercuryMac
OK, I see that the spacers wouldn't bring the...

OK, I see that the spacers wouldn't bring the drums out any. You will have to save that narrow rear-end for the Model T you're going to build next.
Keep on tinkering.
Forum: Builds! 05-16-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 14,485
Posted By MercuryMac
Endi, how about putting some spacers between the...

Endi, how about putting some spacers between the wheels and the axle flanges, to gain you some width?
Keep on tinkering.
Forum: Please Introduce Yourself! 05-16-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,452
Posted By MercuryMac
Welcome to UnDead Sleds, from northern Alberta....

Welcome to UnDead Sleds, from northern Alberta. Have you got some pictures of your project?
Forum: The "BS" Lounge 05-15-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 430
Posted By MercuryMac
It turns out that the tube on the vacuum cleaner...

It turns out that the tube on the vacuum cleaner is exactly the right size to fit down the intake holes, so I'm confident that I cleaned it out.
What are the chances of having a tire blow right when...
Forum: Bikes 05-15-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,292
Posted By MercuryMac
Thank you for the explanation, Dutch.

Thank you for the explanation, Dutch.
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