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by Andrew Brand
Sun Dec 24, 2017 11:56 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: What happened to these Fabrique Nationale (FN) car parts?
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What happened to these Fabrique Nationale (FN) car parts?

A few decades ago, a collection of pre 1914 FN car parts was sent from Australia to the USA. From memory there was a frame, front and rear axles, and an engine at least. I've seen photos, but don't have any other info. I believe the parts were from a mix of different models, and I haven't heard that...
by Andrew Brand
Fri Oct 28, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Pair of early rear wheels for identification
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Pair of early rear wheels for identification

Hi all. I'd like to identify these wheels. They are 22" (28 x 3" tires). Note the "wasted" spoke profile. The hubs suit non tapered axles and are held on with a pin under the hubcap. No brake drums so probably from a car with a brake on the diff. They are obviously early. The diameter of the hubs an...
by Andrew Brand
Sat May 21, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Early front wheel & 1 piece spindle for ID
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Early front wheel & 1 piece spindle for ID

Hi all. This wheel was found in Australia, so could be American or European, however it seems to be a 23" rim (ie: same as T, for 30 x 3.5 tire). The hub is 6 5/8 inches diameter. The unusual steering arm on the spindle may be the clue. It sweeps outward and only just clears the hub bolts. Any ideas...
by Andrew Brand
Sun Apr 02, 2006 11:08 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Chain drive rear axle seen at Chickasha
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Chain drive rear axle seen at Chickasha

Please help! There was a chain drive rear axle and wheels sold at Chickasha which may have been the correct unit I need for my 1903-04 Ford. Does anyone know who bought it? Any help would be greatly appreciated. I'm interested in any parts to put this car back on the road. See http://home.vicnet.net...
by Andrew Brand
Mon Apr 18, 2005 9:03 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1903 - 1904 Ford parts found.
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Views: 4594

1903 - 1904 Ford parts found.

I recently acquired the remains of a 1903-4 Model A or AC Ford. I'd be very grateful for any assistance with finding parts, information, photos, etc. See "http://home.vicnet.net.au/~mtfcv/0304.htm" for details and photos of the project.

Andrew.