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    Wife Amy, 2 Teenage Sons, 180 Acre Beef Farm

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  1. 1916roadster

    1917 Dodge Brothers Roadster Radiator shell emblem

    Size of all badges is 2 1/4". First picture star is all black. All others have one triangle of the star white and the other black.sounds like the opinion here is badges below with all black star would be correct for 1928. How about earlier? Not ready to sell any at this time. I still have two other cars that need badges.
  2. Painted my radiator shell yesterday for my 17 roadster and looked at 3 different types of shell badges I have. Can anyone educate me on the correct one for this year and how to tell originals from replicas.
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    1917 roadster boot help

    Ended up with 2 snaps on back. Couldn't reach the one we wanted to put in center.
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    1917 roadster boot help

    There is mention of a boot on page 6 in book of information 9th edition
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    1917 roadster boot help

    Not sure. I've seen pictures of them and found in parts manual. I've decided to go with 3.
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    1917 roadster boot help

    Does anyone know how many Murphy snaps go on the back of a 1917 roadster to hold the boot on?
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    1917 roadster upholstery help

    They got the leather from Mel Draper PO Box 179 Jeromesville Ohio, 44840. (419) 368-3226. Mel also carries wooden bows and wooden wheels I think. The carriage shop likes using Mel because "good quality, dependable, reasonably priced". I found his phone # in this resource from Florida Carriage Club.
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    1917 roadster upholstery help

    I had a Mennonite carriage shop do the seat locally. I had nothing to start with and this seat was a bit elaborate for a first attempt. I can ask them who their leather supplier is if you like.
  9. I don't know where the pics went but will try again. I have finished the 17 roadster seat and moving on to door upholstery. Wondering what is correct for door panels. Pockets? No pockets? Snaps? Stitching pattern, fasteners? Any help or pictures would be appreciated. Thanks, John
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    Speedometers

    Sorry jack, no extra cables
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    1917 roadster parts

    Finger lakes new york
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    1917 roadster parts

    Thanks for the pics bill. Hope everything is well. Hood condition looks similar to one I have so I think I will pass. My car has gone to upholstery shop for seat and top. Can't wait to get back. Still looking for those elusive doors and spare tire holder. Happy Holidays, John
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    Speedometers

    I will check
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    Speedometers

    I have some extra speedos if anyone is in need. Jdlugos@icloud.com 607-329-3669 IMG_0185.MOV
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    1917 roadster parts

    Thanks for the response. I have a splash pan and I am making running boards. I would like to see the hood since mine is rough. Really looking for doors, spare tire holder, and correct windshield. Please call or email 607 329-3669. Jdlugos@icloud.com