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  1. 1927 packard

    Yes, that is the car I was speaking of
  2. 1927 packard

    It is eBay item number 152977627935
  3. 1927 packard

    I am speaking of another 27 packard on eBay. It is a 2 door with a rumble seat. Straight 8 engine. Part of the way through restoration.
  4. 1927 packard

    There is a 1927 two door packard on eBay currently. just curious as to what the packard experts out there think of the car?
  5. Apperson jack rabbit chassis

    Chassis is sold pending funds arriving.
  6. Apperson jack rabbit chassis

    Sorry, didn't get them on the original post
  7. Apperson jack rabbit chassis

    19?? Apperson jack rabbit chassis. I purchased this off a member here a few months ago. In the mean time I have changed directions and will not be utilizing it. Would like to see it moved on to someone who could use it. Would like to get back my investment. $850. Open to offers or trades for something I could use. I,e. Brass era speedster parts.
  8. Marmon 34 Parts

    Al, i have a marmon 34 chassis that I am using on one of the speedster builds. marc
  9. Marmon 34 Parts

    Do you still have the 23" wire wheels? Also I am looking for a drag link for a model 34. thanks, marc
  10. Speedster Builds.............

    Al, the 24 lafrance is cast aluminum floorboards and cowl. It is chain drive and complete with all the linkages. The 29 lafrance is a steel cowl with aluminum floorboards. It is left hand drive, center shift, chain drive. The seagrave are both right hand drive, outboard shifters, shaft drive. They both have really neat looking rounded cast aluminum cowls with aluminum floorboards. marc
  11. Speedster Builds.............

    Al, just got back in the fields yesterday. 3 inches of rain this past weekend.but it was a beautiful thanksgiving day weather wise here. First day I am home in the daylight again I will check the seagrave and 24 lafrance clutches. marc
  12. Speedster Builds.............

    Al, just got in this evening and checked the clutch on the 29 lafrance. It Looks the same as yours with same tag. I will check the 24 next day or two. marc
  13. Speedster Builds.............

    Al, i have 2 ALF drivetrains. A 1924 and a 1929. Both t heads and chain drive. What could I help with?
  14. Speedster Builds.............

    Al, Terry, Joe, It is very sad to me to see the lack of quality, craftsmanship and pride in all aspects of things today. We own/operate several new pieces of equipment in our business. Mostly tractors and loaders. $200,000 new tractor with leaking window seals and a pinched fuel line at 25 hours run time. Then a bad flare on the steel main hydraulic feed line at 40 hours. Dealer mechanic said he sees these issues time and time again on new tractors. 3 days ago about 9:30 at night all the fields lights went out. Ended up being a melted down relay. Mechanic said this is common also. All this has made my appreciation for the equipment from the brass era and the men who built and designed them that much greater. The demand for welders, carpenters, pipe fitters and so on in my area is great. The journeymen are retiring out and the youth of this country don't want to work let alone get dirty. I have a good friend in our town that is in quality control at an automotive parts vending plant. He tells me all the time of parts that are not up to spec being shipped hoping the assembly plant will go ahead and use them. This country has become a disposable society in many ways I feel. Well. I will get off my soap box now but I bet most of you know exactly where I am coming from. Marc
  15. Seagrave t head

    Al, both corn and soybeans. We had a good start to spring planting then it turned cold and very wet. A lot of replant had to be done so part of the crop harvest was pushed back somewhat. We hope to be wrapped up by late next week. Can't come soon enough. I am more than ready to clean up equipment and put it to bed for the winter and turn my attention to the shop. marc