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by daddyrabbit
Mon Jul 20, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images

I would love to see them, as well as your cars!
Van
by daddyrabbit
Sat Jul 18, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repair Needed

C. T. Ham Comet Lamps Pre-Restoratation
by daddyrabbit
Sat Jul 18, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repair Needed

All, The Comet lamps are done and back in my hands. I am well pleased. While Rick Britten of Britten Brass Works was contacted I ended up trading with Wayne Simoni in California for the restoration. The price was way more in my budget and a concours restoration was not needed. Rick was backed up 6 m...
by daddyrabbit
Wed Jun 17, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repair Needed

1909 Sears Model J #2232 Here are a few images of the car. I will write up the history soon and post for posterity.Its a cool story. The car is restored and running well. All the brass disappeared in the 1930's -my grandfather said it was hooligans sneaking in the barn. That has been the last thing ...
by daddyrabbit
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repair Sears Motor Buggy

Van: Van Thurston Lakemont GA original family owned Sears Model J #2232 Your Sears Motor Buggy is not listed in the Sears Registry... it would be nice to do so, that way Current & Past ownership can be recorded. To do so, http://searsmotorbuggy.com/Sears_registry.php If you have not seen this site,...
by daddyrabbit
Mon Jun 15, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repair Needed

alsfarms wrote:
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:03 am
Hello Van,
Good luck with your lamp repair. Rick is a good guy and will do his best to give you a good product. He is old school, if it is worth doing it is worth doing right. How about posting a "Before" and then an "After" picture of your lamp to be restored?
Will do. Thanks again.
VT
by daddyrabbit
Mon Jun 15, 2020 5:48 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: C T Ham Comet Repair Needed

Hello Van, I have had Rick Britten of Britten Brass Works restore several lamps, including the last lamp I had built which I will picture here, (Locomobile script tail light). This lamp was built using the best parts of three lamps to build one solid lamp and it turned out beautiful. (Not cheap) La...
by daddyrabbit
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

C T Ham Comet Repairs COMPLETED with Images

Hello folks, first post. I have a Ham Comet in need of repair. I have reached out several ways and several times to the folks at veteranautolamps with no luck. Anyone with knowledge of their status? Recommendations for a lamp repair shop? A few dents, a little solder work and move a bracket. Thanks ...
by daddyrabbit
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: C T Ham Comet Repair Needed
Replies: 0
Views: 3834

C T Ham Comet Repair Needed

Hello folks, first post. I have a Ham Comet in need of repair. I have reached out several ways and several times to the folks at veteranautolamps with no luck. Anyone with knowledge of their status? Recommendations for a lamp repair shop? A few dents, a little solder work and move a bracket. Thanks ...