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Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-02-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,320
Posted By Ca58tbird
What Carl had stated previously had happened to...

What Carl had stated previously had happened to me. The date was on my birthday of 7-1-1997, bird resto and paint just completed and was driving the bird to Carb Land in Wilmington, CA on a nice...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 03-02-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,542
Posted By Ca58tbird
I believe the Latin saying is Caveat Emptor....

I believe the Latin saying is Caveat Emptor. "Buyer Beware"

In 1994 I bought my Thunderbird as a 59 w/o a title in CA. The lady said she had the title in KC, MO but she needed to sell the bird...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-20-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,802
Posted By Ca58tbird
Sending a PM to John and Dave did the preview...

Sending a PM to John and Dave did the preview first and got the same error msg as yesterday which is;

The following errors occurred when this message was submitted:
The following users were not...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-19-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,802
Posted By Ca58tbird
Randy, got your PM and went to send a reply, but...

Randy, got your PM and went to send a reply, but error msg came back that PM could not be sent as User unknown. I don't understand why that is nor did I attempt to try and figure it out. Maybe Ray...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-14-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 654
Posted By Ca58tbird
Dave, when I fabricate new foams for squarebirds,...

Dave, when I fabricate new foams for squarebirds, I use 2" thick medium density polyurethane foam. Check out USPS.com and see what International postage would be from my 55320 zip to your address...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-27-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,360
Posted By Ca58tbird
Randy, as Ray had mentioned, I do fabricate seat...

Randy, as Ray had mentioned, I do fabricate seat foams. Both front and rear. All Squarebird members are afforded a 10% discount. I also ship USPS which is about 1/2 price of UPS. My seat foams...
Forum: Anything Goes! 12-16-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,193
Posted By Ca58tbird
Ian, wow, I had no idea of your medical issues. ...

Ian, wow, I had no idea of your medical issues. I don't know if I should be shocked or in awe of your courage and stamina. You've shown how character and endurance is built. Since I had read your...
Forum: Anything Goes! 11-08-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,493
Posted By Ca58tbird
Obviously from the pic that Ray posted in the...

Obviously from the pic that Ray posted in the this thread above, the Bird is pretty dusty and needs a pressure washer cleaning. The garage is not organized at all from my storage garages move and...
Forum: Anything Goes! 11-08-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Answered Prayers

Answered Prayers

Dear Tbird Friends,

Monday 11-2, after 7 months of chemo treatment for incurable 4th degree metastatic pancreatic cancer, I had my 3rd CT Scan. I was diagnosed on 3-25 and started...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-09-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,493
Posted By Ca58tbird
I would have never thought of siding the doghouse...

I would have never thought of siding the doghouse with the same siding. Gee I could use all the little end scraps to do the doghouse. Great idea Dan! yes the floor has PEX tubing in it for heat,...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-08-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,493
Posted By Ca58tbird
October update

Worked full mostly full time during the month of September on my garage construction project. Hanging the new garage door was quite a project. The instruction manual said "plan on 9 hours" and it...
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-09-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,193
Posted By Ca58tbird
Lex, this is wonderful news and very encouraging...

Lex, this is wonderful news and very encouraging for me to learn of yours and other's successes. Your cancer was silent and fortunately detected early. My cancer caused me pain so that's why I got...
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-03-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,493
Posted By Ca58tbird
Update on the garage construction;

Last Saturday poured the slab and now laying two course of block on one side. Next week the walls get framed and the trusses hung. Think maybe I am 3 weeks from shingling and hanging the 16 ft...
Forum: Anything Goes! 09-03-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Update on my health;

A week ago Tuesday had my last chemo treatment until Oct. 6. This 5-6 week period being chemo free ought to allow the open wound on my leg to heal. I have had a deep open wound on my right calf...
Forum: Anything Goes! 08-21-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,493
Posted By Ca58tbird
CA58TBIRD Garage project

First the 150 ft oak came down last fall with a little help from a crane lift and a tree climber. Then over the winter a friend cleaned up and took 4+ cords of oak firewood away. Next the 40Ē...
Forum: Anything Goes! 08-10-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
July-Aug 2015 Update

UPDATE;

After the 1st 2 monthly cycles of weekly chemo, in May I had a CT scan which showed a 66% reduction in tumor growth to my pancreas and liver. That was great news and re-newed the meaning of...
Forum: Anything Goes! 08-10-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,006
Posted By Ca58tbird
Wow, this is shocking news indeed. Bev, known to...

Wow, this is shocking news indeed. Bev, known to all at VTCI, was truly a great lady. My prayers go out to Rod and his family.
Forum: Anything Goes! 06-17-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Folks et al, Since my renewed lease on life...

Folks et al, Since my renewed lease on life resultant in significant tumor reduction and God's Grace in answered prayers, I have renewed my interest and effort in my garage addition project. ...
Forum: Anything Goes! 06-13-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Thank you all for your prayers and kind words. ...

Thank you all for your prayers and kind words. Have now been thru 9 weeks of chemo. After the 8th week I had a CTscan that showed what had happened to the pancreas tumor since my first CTscan on...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-29-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,031
Posted By Ca58tbird
Great '65 Shelby Info !!

Didn't know where to start this post at, so thought I'd try it in the Ford News Blog. Ray, if you think it otta go somewhere else, please move it there. This is some great stuff about Shelby's!

My...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-26-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Here's a brief update for all and thanks to all...

Here's a brief update for all and thanks to all for your prayer every day along the way. Dr.'s experience, knowledge and God's will is all I have now. I feel stronger the armour of your prayer. ...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-26-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,894
Posted By Ca58tbird
Ray, you described the criteria for the front...

Ray, you described the criteria for the front page and the back page for cover shots. Well how about the centerfold? don't believe the Scoop's ever had a centerfold pic before. What with Tweety...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-14-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Eric and all, thank you for the blessing and...

Eric and all, thank you for the blessing and thanks to all for your thoughts and prayers. I'll need all I can get. Clothe me in the armor of the Lord with your prayers.

On the lighter side, I wish...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-13-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,508
Posted By Ca58tbird
Mission from God

4-13-15

Dear Bird Friends,

Yeah, appears the good Lordís got me moviní on, so now am in kind of a big hurry to straighten out my final affairs which includes selling my 1958 Tbird Hardtop and my...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-13-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,708
Posted By Ca58tbird
Perhaps you might consider renting a forklift and...

Perhaps you might consider renting a forklift and placing the bird on a flatbed trailer the way she is and bring her to Portland. Make and use a heavy duty wooden pallet to place under and use to...
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