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by Freighter Jim
Mon Jan 22, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 29350

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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by Freighter Jim
Mon Jan 22, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1911 Buick start up
Replies: 1
Views: 3280

Where are you located

It might help if you post where you are located.

Jim
by Freighter Jim
Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Your best brass car trailer specifications?
Replies: 8
Views: 8414

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 10:49 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Anti-Freeze of water in the summer
Replies: 4
Views: 5116

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
by Freighter Jim
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: A " Services " section in the HCCA Classifieds
Replies: 0
Views: 6780

A " Services " section in the HCCA Classifieds

I posted for several months last year in the HCCA Classifieds. Because there is no " Services " section I had to advertise under the " Parts & Collectibles For Sale ". I would like to see a " Services " section added to the Classifieds for vendors of Antique Automobile Services could place advertise...
by Freighter Jim
Wed Dec 06, 2017 6:11 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 29350

A few more

Well .... :mrgreen:

Here is a 1906 Cadillac Victoria Touring I hauled from Montana to Indiana earlier this year ...

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by Freighter Jim
Wed May 03, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: Restoration ,Are You Paying Too Much?
Replies: 2
Views: 9694

Re: Restoration ,Are You Paying Too Much?

" Your true antique vehicle may be worth millions " ....

There is the tip off ...

The poster is selling something but not doing a good job doing it ...


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Thu Mar 02, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: Tour and Swap Meet Discussions
Topic: Cheap Housing For Those Attending July 2017 Tour in Montana
Replies: 1
Views: 8181

No longer available

No longer available ...



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by Freighter Jim
Mon Feb 27, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: A True Survivor Story Of a Common Model T
Replies: 0
Views: 6341

A True Survivor Story Of a Common Model T

This 1925 Model T was bought new back in 1925 ... file-1--6-.jpg Driven for 21 years - then put in a shed After 70 years it saw the light of day again six months ago With a liitle work - the engine fired up & is running smoothly I picked it up Saturday in Dalton, GA It is going to a new home in Conr...
by Freighter Jim
Thu Feb 16, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: If you want to change the direction of The Henry Ford ....
Replies: 0
Views: 5715

If you want to change the direction of The Henry Ford ....

If you really want to change the direction of the Henry Ford:

Posted on February 10th .....

They are looking for:

General Manager-Program Design and Production (full time)

Visit https://www.thehenryford.org/about/empl ... nistration


Jim
by Freighter Jim
Thu Feb 16, 2017 6:38 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Motor Muster and Old Car Festival at Greenfield Village
Replies: 14
Views: 9382

I suggest a Boycott

Of interest: http://www.mtfca.com/discus/messages/708324/726163.html?1487248606 " A friend of mine who has been a participant at the OCF for many years met recently with John Neilson. Those following the changes announced for this year's OCF will recognize Mr. Neilson as the author of the letter ann...
by Freighter Jim
Thu Feb 16, 2017 5:30 am
Forum: Tour and Swap Meet Discussions
Topic: Cheap Housing For Those Attending July 2017 Tour in Montana
Replies: 1
Views: 8181

Cheap Housing For Those Attending July 2017 Tour in Montana

This is a Heads Up for those who might be considering attending the JULY 16-21, 2017 – Whitefish, Montana. "Motoring in Montana" tour, a combined MTFCA and MTFCI national tour hosted by the Rocky Mountain Model T Chapter. This comes from George House in Caldwell County, TX " My wife and I have reser...
by Freighter Jim
Mon Feb 06, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 29350

Nice to be in Florida

february 6th

Nice weather in Florida .... :wink:

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by Freighter Jim
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 29350

Just joined the HCCA

Well I pulled the trigger & just joined the HCCA ... :mrgreen: Here is a 1914 Metz Friction Drive I transported from California to New Hampshire last year .... :wink: IMG_6586.JPG I routinely post images on Facebook about where I travel to & what I am hauling ... For those interested https://www.fac...
by Freighter Jim
Wed Apr 06, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: Tour and Swap Meet Discussions
Topic: Automobubbling in Brandywine
Replies: 11
Views: 23201

Re: Automobubbling in Brandywine

A footnote: Lou Mandich is my friend. Last Chance Garage is a " must see " for anyone in the Philadelphia, PA area ... I did a story on Lou a few years ago on the AACA Forum ... http://forums.aaca.org/topic/212475-a-1936-oldsmobile-ir%C3%A9n%C3%A9e-du-pont-jr-last-chance-garage-freighter-jim/ Jim
by Freighter Jim
Tue Mar 08, 2016 6:19 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Met Skip Seaton & visited his restoration shop in PA
Replies: 0
Views: 6097

Met Skip Seaton & visited his restoration shop in PA

Skip Seaton invited me to visit his shop outside of Pittsburgh, PA on Sunday ... :wink: IMG_5453.JPG My favorite car in his personal collection is this original unresored 1915 Apperson Jack Rabbit ... :!: IMG_5458.JPG IMG_5459.JPG IMG_5462.JPG IMG_5460.JPG Perhaps the only surviving complete exampl...
by Freighter Jim
Sat Mar 05, 2016 1:15 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Greetings from the road ...
Replies: 26
Views: 29350

Greetings from the road ...

Hello .... :mrgreen: Some of you I may know - particularly if you own a Model T ... I am on the road in the lower 48 states year round traveling the country - meeting folks - hauling mostly old iron I just brought a nice 1920 Touring T cross country from California to Florida ... IMG_5279.JPG FullSi...