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by Freighter Jim
Fri May 17, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

1908 Indiana Pair

Dropped off a pair of 1908 Indiana built cars at the AACA Museum in Hershey, PA on Thursday ... :wink: 1908 Economy Buggy ( Ft. Wayne ) Single cylinder - chain steering & drive - 10 HP 24278927-92FF-4041-8C63-25E78C59D18B.jpeg 3DD26701-358D-47FB-B6FA-EF4C73609D9E.jpeg F3F4CCB5-1239-47FD-A7B0-E31339B...
by Freighter Jim
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “
Replies: 2
Views: 438

Re: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “

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by Freighter Jim
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “
Replies: 2
Views: 438

Re: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “

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by Freighter Jim
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “
Replies: 2
Views: 438

1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “

A remarkable undertaking is in the works .... That - if successful - will see a 1904 Ford Model B participate in the 2019 New London to New Brighton Antique Car Run. A collaborative effort of dedicated - passionate - average folks are making this possible .... “ Running On Empty “ Watch this for thr...
by Freighter Jim
Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Dropping off in Asheville, North Carolina

Doug had lined up an area towing service. I gave them a call when I was a couple days away but they wanted nothing to do with the cars ..... I made some calls and found a great small family owned & operated local towing service ( father and son ). Doug had sent some shop equipment with cars - those ...
by Freighter Jim
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Just dropped off today ...

I met Doug last year at Bakersfield Swap in April. He is moving from Alameda, CA to Leceister, NC. I brought out his 1903 Dyke and 1908 REO along with a mess of shop tools & equipment. At loadout last Friday ..... :wink: Jim 85798580-68AE-4F44-A378-4D18778E19D6.jpeg 48AD75CA-54F0-44BB-9DE6-B1C48DEA1...
by Freighter Jim
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Thanks !

keqwow wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:40 pm
Cool Ford Model B!
Thank You !

For those who know him ...

Kim Dobbins is 24K .....

My friend Kim is slowly bringing this back to Life.


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Fri Jan 04, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

To End Out The Year

To End Out 2018 ...... I got to lay my hands on the rarest vehicle I will ever transport .... After (8) months of discussion - this historically significant Early Letter Ford started a remarkable journey .... :idea: Hopefully - later this year - this 1904 Ford Model B will fire up it's engine and Go...
by Freighter Jim
Fri Jan 04, 2019 2:36 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Orcas Island

After getting off the ferry - I drove up to Orcas Airoprt where Grant has a hanger. He got to sit in his new Stanley Mountain Wagon for the first time .... :D file-41.jpeg Then it was time to unload .... :wink: file-40.jpeg file-42.jpeg Safely in the hanger just as it started to rain file1-14.jpeg Jim
by Freighter Jim
Sun Dec 16, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

The Long Run

I just completed my longest single vehicle transport to the furthest Northwest point I have visited in the lower (48) states. I drove 1000 miles from Florida to Pennsylvania to pick up from renowned steam car restorer- Alan Kelso. This is his last steam car restoration & the third Stanley Steam Moun...
by Freighter Jim
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Didn’t you fill out an invoice ?

If that is your rollback ....

Didn’t you fill out an invoice ?


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:43 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Radio Flyer On Wheels

Technically not a " Brass Era " vehicle but kinda fun nevertheless ....

I just dropped this off yesterday in Ocala, Florida .... :wink:

It sure is nice to be somewhere WARM for a change .... :D


Jim
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Picking up in Charlottesville, Virginia
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Dropping off in Ocala, Florida
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by Freighter Jim
Sun Sep 30, 2018 2:51 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

1915 Stanley Steam Mountain Wagon

Earlier this year - I was asked to transport this newly restored 1915 Stanley Steam Mountain Wagon from Florida to Connecticut.

Winner " Best In Class " at The 2018 Amelia Island Concours D' Elegance

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Jim
by Freighter Jim
Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Recent Hauls

I recently picked up this numbers matching 1910 Sears Motorized Buggy in Pennsylvania .... file-26 (5).jpeg Then dropped it off in Texas .... file2-2 (7).jpeg file1-6 (2).jpeg file-27 (4).jpeg Then I picked up this 1903 Olds Curved Dash in Illinois .... file-27 (8).jpeg It got dropped it off in Geor...
by Freighter Jim
Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:30 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1903 Columbus
Replies: 6
Views: 1642

Re: 1903 Columbus

Hi Bill,

We will pay a visit to Mark ....

http://www.hermancompany.com/

See you in a few weeks ...


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Your best brass car trailer specifications?
Replies: 8
Views: 5305

Hey Bill

It took me awhile to make the connection ... :idea:

See you in a few weeks ... :wink:



Jim
by Freighter Jim
Mon Jan 22, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 22
Views: 15549

Instagram & Facebook links

You can ride along with me .... :wink:

Instagram @ http://instagram.com/directenclosedautohauler/#

Twitter @ https://twitter.com/directautohaul

Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100005456325407

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Jim
by Freighter Jim
Mon Jan 22, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1911 Buick start up
Replies: 1
Views: 2214

Where are you located

It might help if you post where you are located.

Jim
by Freighter Jim
Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Your best brass car trailer specifications?
Replies: 8
Views: 5305

Re: Your best brass car trailer specifications?

I tow every day. Start with the basics: What vehicle(s) are you going to be hauling ? ( Establish length - width - height of payload ) What is the maximum towin capacity of the vehicle you are pulling with ? ( Varies with each vehicle ) Deduct the weight of the vehicle(s) you are hauling from the ma...
by Freighter Jim
Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Anti-Freeze of water in the summer
Replies: 4
Views: 3477

Re: Anti-Freeze of water in the summer

A sacrificial anode introduced somewhere in the cooling system is the best way to minimize further corrosion.

If your car is sitting for awhile - consider draining the radiator & the block.


Jim