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by Freighter Jim
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Auto transport Washington State
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Watch The News Lately ?

I need enclosed transport from Spokane to Wisconsin for a brass car. Anybody going that way or have a good recommendation? The Country is on Lockdown ... :idea: I just dropped off today in the Minneapolis area. Friday at 11:59 pm. there is a statewide lockdown in effect for all non-essential vehicl...
by Freighter Jim
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1910 Richmond K3 motor car
Replies: 9
Views: 2083

Watch for email

Hi Rob,

I sent a link to this thread to my friend Mark in Richmond, Indiana.

Mark should be sending you an email - check your junk or spam folder.


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1910 Richmond K3 motor car
Replies: 9
Views: 2083

Please post images

Hi Rob,

I answered your PM.

Can you please post images of your car on this thread ?


Thanks,


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1910 Richmond K3 motor car
Replies: 9
Views: 2083

Re: 1910 Richmond K3 motor car

I don't take calls outside the lower (48) states.

Email me or PM me and I will put you in touch with guys I know in Richmond, Indiana who can assist you.


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:47 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1910 Richmond K3 motor car
Replies: 9
Views: 2083

Re: 1910 Richmond K3 motor car

Made in Richmond, Indiana by chance ?

If so - I can put you in touch with folks.



Jim
by Freighter Jim
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “
Replies: 6
Views: 2309

Modified fractional motor

Don & Kim took a fractional horsepower motor that has a rating of 30 rpm and modified it to the crank.


FJ
by Freighter Jim
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “
Replies: 6
Views: 2309

It's Alive !

On Monday around 11:00 am - the 1904 Model B caught on a compression stroke and ran on all four cylinders. Kim Dobbins is on the left and Don Skille on the right. They were the principal parties responsible over the past year that made this happen. file - 2020-01-29T100801.993.jpeg If you want to vi...
by Freighter Jim
Mon Jan 20, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1904 Ford Model B - “ Running On Empty “
Replies: 6
Views: 2309

What has been done

Last Monday The Model B fired and caught on three cylinders. I got it all on several videos. Next Sunday or Monday it will probably run on all four. Ten months have passed and so much has been done .... file - 2020-01-20T184359.051.jpeg file - 2020-01-20T184348.603.jpeg file - 2020-01-20T184327.771....
by Freighter Jim
Fri Sep 20, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Who Is Going To Hershey ?
Replies: 0
Views: 3347

Who Is Going To Hershey ?

Anyone going to Hershey ?



FJ
by Freighter Jim
Fri Sep 20, 2019 3:56 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 22375

Auto Red Bugs

Here are a pair of Auto Red Bugs that were posted on the HCCA Classifieds ... :idea:

My friend David bought them & I transported then from California to Illinois recently ... :mrgreen:


FJ

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by Freighter Jim
Fri Sep 20, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: An apology and thoughts
Replies: 4
Views: 2065

Re: An apology and thoughts

There is just not a lot of online activity with the brass cars that are not Ford T’s. And I generally think forums are becoming less visited as people generally prefer the Facebook groups. That being said, the forums are a better place to have a discussion about a specific topic as posts get lost o...
by Freighter Jim
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 22375

Good Memory

You have a good memory ..... :wink:


Jim

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by Freighter Jim
Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 22375

Stanley Steam Mountain Wagons

There are perhaps (12) Stanley Steamer Mountain Wagons remaining in private ownership - not all are running. Recently I was honored to transport two more. That makes (4) total that I have hauled ....? :wink: 1D5C6162-490D-4331-B4A7-88DEF3B25B8D.jpeg 5C84AF8A-BE70-44C2-94F7-D11561E08DF9.jpeg C5928DC8...
by Freighter Jim
Fri May 17, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 22375

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: 6
Views: 2309

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: 6
Views: 2309

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: 6
Views: 2309

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 2020 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: 26
Views: 22375

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: 26
Views: 22375

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: 26
Views: 22375

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