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Re: Soft Top - Hotshot

Spock Arnold
 
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fixitall, Hamburg Pa.  I think he works through Service Motors

On Thursday, May 20, 2021, 02:18:33 PM EDT, Jim Liberty <jimliberty356@...> wrote:


Guys, is there anyone out there making soft tops for a 1950 Hotshot. I have the bows, but need the top.    ......Jim.


Soft Top - Hotshot

Jim Liberty
 

Guys, is there anyone out there making soft tops for a 1950 Hotshot. I have the bows, but need the top.    ......Jim.


For Sale: FarmOroad - TN - $2000

Jim Bollman
 

Here is CraigsList ad that one of the Gang sent me for an FOR in TN. It is rough and missing a lot but says it has a good title.


Jim... 


Re: Photo CF4B95D5-A0D3-4804-90D0-1E91BA57F78D.jpeg uploaded

Jim Liberty
 

Thanks for the great Hotshot pics. .....Jim.

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Re: 1950 Hotshot Goodyear Hawley Disc Brakes

Jim Liberty
 

Thanks guys, I have everything coming from service Mtrs. Pretty straight forward. I still need all the emergency brake parts from the rear bell crank back. O good pictures, so I can fabricate them. 
                                                                                                                  .....Jim.


On Sun, May 16, 2021 at 6:28 PM <fred@...> wrote:
The brakes work great 99 out of 100 times - Service Motors can supply the good stuff, I suggest also using a dual master cylinder though


Re: 1950 Hotshot Goodyear Hawley Disc Brakes

fred@...
 

The brakes work great 99 out of 100 times - Service Motors can supply the good stuff, I suggest also using a dual master cylinder though


Re: National Class Definitions

Jim Liberty
 

Thanks Jim. Maybe next year with my truck and Hotshot.    ......Jim.

On Sun, May 16, 2021 at 7:12 AM Jim Bollman <Jim@...> wrote:
For those that are new to the Nationals or never understood the classes here is the latest definitions of classes from our president.

Jim...


National Class Definitions

Jim Bollman
 

For those that are new to the Nationals or never understood the classes here is the latest definitions of classes from our president.

Jim...


Re: 1950 Hotshot Goodyear Hawley Disc Brakes

Tim Hamblen
 

You need to order the necessary parts and rebuild them.If you put them back together as is you are asking for trouble.New piston(actuator) stainless steel liner , everything.


Re: 1950 Hotshot Goodyear Hawley Disc Brakes

Jim Bollman
 

I have never rebuilt a disc brake system but Service Motors has all the parts including some improvements. I believe they also will completely rebuild your system if you don’t want to tackle them.

Jim…

On May 14, 2021, at 7:38 PM, Jim Liberty <jimliberty356@...> wrote:

Hi guys, I have dismantled the disc brakes on my Hotshot. They were frozen with rust on the piston sleeve. The rubber "O" ring feels pliable. Are there any tricks I need to know in reassembly. I'll switch to DOT - 5 to eliminate water in the system.

I read bad things about this system, anyone with advice, will be much appreciated.  Has anyone switched to drums ???          ...................................Jim.


1950 Hotshot Goodyear Hawley Disc Brakes

Jim Liberty
 

Hi guys, I have dismantled the disc brakes on my Hotshot. They were frozen with rust on the piston sleeve. The rubber "O" ring feels pliable. Are there any tricks I need to know in reassembly. I'll switch to DOT - 5 to eliminate water in the system.

I read bad things about this system, anyone with advice, will be much appreciated.  Has anyone switched to drums ???          ...................................Jim.


Re: CHINESE-RESTURANT

L.E. Hardee
 

Jim, I agree with you.  If you allow jokes and cute kittens, not that there is anything wrong with them, then next someone will post something dealing with politics or religion.  Whole wars have been fought for less.  I vote to keep it somehow related to the Crosleys.  I can find the cute kittens somewhere else if I want them.


On Fri, May 7, 2021 at 3:17 PM Spock Arnold via groups.io <tmkldwwj=yahoo.com@groups.io> wrote:
Jim;
    I agree with you.  Keep the content to Crosley related as we state in our rules.  If we open it up to jokes and stories, we lose our identity.  Yes the club is people, but our common focus is the cars.  Keep the web page focused on that,  Save the jokes for the Fireside Chat at Wauseon!!

On Friday, May 7, 2021, 11:29:46 AM EDT, Lloyd Lautzenhiser <not@...> wrote:


Jim:
I disagree. This is a club of people, not just drive shafts and spark plugs.
Lloyd

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Re: CHINESE-RESTURANT

Spock Arnold
 

Jim;
    I agree with you.  Keep the content to Crosley related as we state in our rules.  If we open it up to jokes and stories, we lose our identity.  Yes the club is people, but our common focus is the cars.  Keep the web page focused on that,  Save the jokes for the Fireside Chat at Wauseon!!

On Friday, May 7, 2021, 11:29:46 AM EDT, Lloyd Lautzenhiser <not@...> wrote:


Jim:
I disagree. This is a club of people, not just drive shafts and spark plugs.
Lloyd

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Re: CHINESE-RESTURANT

Lloyd Lautzenhiser
 

Jim:
I disagree. This is a club of people, not just drive shafts and spark plugs.
Lloyd

Sent from my BlackBerry - the most secure mobile device


Re: CHINESE-RESTURANT

David Reina
 

Hi Jim,

If it was me who sent it to our Crosley-Gang I apologize and don’t understand how that happened.  I had received it today and forwarded it to my wife and my dad.

Dave

On May 7, 2021, at 10:26 AM, Jim Bollman <Jim@...> wrote:

While this is entertaining it is not appropriate for posting on Crosley-Gang. Please do not comment on this item or forward none Crosley items to the message board.

Moderator


Re: CHINESE-RESTURANT

Jim Bollman
 

While this is entertaining it is not appropriate for posting on Crosley-Gang. Please do not comment on this item or forward none Crosley items to the message board.

Moderator


Re: 39 Crosley

Tim Hamblen
 

Likely a problem in the carb. First thing, check to be sure the idle tube is straight and the needle at the bottom is actually going up into the idle tube.Idle tubes get bent  because folks don't take the carb apart correctly. Could be dumping an unregulated amount of fuel into the intake. If that checks out , set top and bottom adjustments back to the "default" setting. Just search "carb adjustment" here and that will pop up.


Re: For Sale: CC frame with Rear & Drive Shaft - Western NY - Cheap

Jim Bollman
 

Always need more parts, never know when you may need them.

Jim...

On May 5, 2021, at 12:15 PM, Ron D. <rdole417@...> wrote:

Darn it Jim. You post something for sale less than 30 minutes from me, and it's something I don't need. :(    Better jump on it Jeffery.


Re: For Sale: CC frame with Rear & Drive Shaft - Western NY - Cheap

Ron D.
 

Darn it Jim. You post something for sale less than 30 minutes from me, and it's something I don't need. :(    Better jump on it Jeffery.

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