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by cartercars
Sat Nov 12, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Metz- What controls the friction tension?
Replies: 8
Views: 6675

Re: Metz- What controls the friction tension?

If you look at your old discs/driven wheels you will see that they are likely layers similar to masonite. You can cut new material out of trailer mud flaps or whatever you wish to try. You can make a sandwich with rubber in the middle and paper on the outside. That being said, I always just used a p...
by cartercars
Mon Oct 24, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Tour and Swap Meet Discussions
Topic: Hung Over Again - This Is Becoming a Habit!
Replies: 4
Views: 10620

Re: Hung Over Again - This Is Becoming a Habit!

Gil, thanks for the report and images. While I attended, I had to depend on others for my transportation, Thanks Peter. Although I trailered it there, I chickened out of driving my 1915 Studebaker EC, because I thought I had a compression leak in my block. Subsequent testing back home found a plugge...
by cartercars
Sat Oct 18, 2014 5:35 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Flatbed Tow Truck, 1906
Replies: 5
Views: 8562

Re: Flatbed Tow Truck, 1906

Note that the truck's radiator looks Maxwell. So maybe double Maxwell.
by cartercars
Fri Jan 02, 2009 5:05 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1912 Cartercar info?? Sound familiar
Replies: 1
Views: 6299

Cartercar

I spotted this old post and wondered how you are getting along. I know precious little about the four cylinder Cartercars like yours, but do have a fair amount of 2 cylinder experience. Also I noticed a Fort Meyers address. I'll be on Estero Island for a week starting Feb 18 with some car club buddi...