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by RICKYMOPAR
Thu May 02, 2024 10:48 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Golden Commando starter SOLD AMERICAN. 1779955, MDT 6001
Replies: 3
Views: 903

Re: Golden Commando starter for sale. 1779955, MDT 6001

Not any more...I believe it is still in Afton Wyoming.
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu May 02, 2024 9:15 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Golden Commando starter SOLD AMERICAN. 1779955, MDT 6001
Replies: 3
Views: 903

Golden Commando starter SOLD AMERICAN. 1779955, MDT 6001

20240426_150449.jpg Sold my Autolite 1779955 or also known as MDT 6001 High performance model. After cleaning and inspection, I overhauled and replaced Bendix drive new. Brushes, commutator, windings and bushings are in great shape. I acquired this, and never used it. Not the prettiest data tag but...
by RICKYMOPAR
Sat Apr 20, 2024 8:17 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Project pictures not related.
Replies: 0
Views: 3209

Project pictures not related.

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Keeping busy
by RICKYMOPAR
Fri Mar 08, 2024 9:06 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: We're Celebrating Twenty Years of the 1959 Plymouth Forum!
Replies: 4
Views: 4763

Re: We're Celebrating Twenty Years of the 1959 Plymouth Forum!

You have created a captivating and skillful website.
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Feb 27, 2024 5:23 pm
Forum: How To
Topic: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61
Replies: 28
Views: 17003

Re: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61

Dan, My 47 WC pickup has an external band on drum, ratchet lever locked in place until center button is pressed to release ratchet saw sprag Adjusted by threaded bolt and centering limit, on bracket.
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Feb 27, 2024 9:43 am
Forum: How To
Topic: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61
Replies: 28
Views: 17003

Re: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61

Helping a friend pull a M-6 transmission from a 50 DeSoto, it has the same emergency brake arrangement. So the same system seems to have been used from 49 to 1962 Chrysler products.
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by RICKYMOPAR
Sun Nov 26, 2023 7:45 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: The usual Thanksgiving trope
Replies: 1
Views: 4439

Re: The usual Thanksgiving trope

Does it have double barrel front fenders?
by RICKYMOPAR
Sun Nov 19, 2023 7:31 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Bagged one
Replies: 3
Views: 5432

Re: Bagged one

'Good shootin', filling the freezer with venison.
by RICKYMOPAR
Mon Oct 23, 2023 7:23 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Damaged radiator 22' wide with transmission oil cooler
Replies: 2
Views: 5003

Re: Damaged radiator 22' wide with transmission oil cooler

Checking coolant protection with litmus paper is pretty easy. found these at the parts store.
by RICKYMOPAR
Wed Sep 13, 2023 11:08 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Damaged radiator 22' wide with transmission oil cooler
Replies: 2
Views: 5003

Damaged radiator 22' wide with transmission oil cooler

Today I junked a 59 radiator saving tanks and transmission oil cooler. Believe me I was impressed by the size of the two row core tubes. .75 or 3/4 inch and its too bad it was so damaged.

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by RICKYMOPAR
Fri Jun 30, 2023 6:57 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: parts needed
Replies: 3
Views: 9510

Re: parts needed

Rag joints were available from NAPA a few years ago. I purchased one for an old Dodge pick-up truck. Rick
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Jun 20, 2023 6:11 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Organic brake material problem.
Replies: 5
Views: 5222

Re: Organic brake material problem.

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The crosswind was from the North, wrong way, we were looking for tornados 🌪 after the hail stopped. On the way back a Tornado was also North of us in Sedgewick County. Kansas. 'Wichita area'.
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Jun 20, 2023 7:42 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Organic brake material problem.
Replies: 5
Views: 5222

Re: Organic brake material problem.

COE delivered to Tulsa, Ok. A little help from a WWII aircraft carrier tug. Check the hail storm patina adjustment on the trucks finish.

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by RICKYMOPAR
Fri May 19, 2023 10:33 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Organic brake material problem.
Replies: 5
Views: 5222

Re: Organic brake material problem.

Both trucks belong to a friend of mine. His son wants the cab over engine COE. We were preparing to tow on a trailer, to Tulsa Ok. The wrecker is a 1956 Dodge with a 259 CID V8 poly engine, the 1947 COE 265 L head 6. Some low rent trespassed and stole the gasoline from the wrecker. probably clogged...