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Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 12-21-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,669
Posted By cbnsingram
Sold - thanks

These cars have been parted out as far as I will take them for now. Thanks
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-14-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,969
Posted By cbnsingram
yeah, I've seen that thread and it made me...

yeah, I've seen that thread and it made me leery. That's why I'm looking for someone who's actually used the Borgesson. If I can't find one I'll go with a power rack. At least I know generally how...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-14-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,969
Posted By cbnsingram
Power Steering upgrade options

I'm pretty close to diving into a power rack and pinion conversion on the '60 convertible, but am first taking a look at the Borgesson 800115 p/s box.

They say they've not tested fitment, but that...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-15-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,220
Posted By cbnsingram
Sorry, I guess he wasn't real. No response now.

Sorry, I guess he wasn't real. No response now.
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-06-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,669
Posted By cbnsingram
Confirmed today that the engine in the 1960 is...

Confirmed today that the engine in the 1960 is not the original 430 engine.
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-04-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,257
Posted By cbnsingram
Update with price and link to pictures

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B44WCBnRsuHoZkxJWWNWWVk1dGM&authuser=0

Asking $1,500. Priced does include radiator.
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 10-02-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,220
Posted By cbnsingram
58

I know a non-member that really really wants a 58. do you still have it? How can they reach you?
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-28-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,257
Posted By cbnsingram
1960 3 speed transmission with over drive

Selling complete, including column, shifter, pedals, Z bracket, clutch and transmission

Please contact by private message for pictures or to make an offer.

Transmission was pulled from a...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 09-28-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,669
Posted By cbnsingram
1958 and 1960 Thunderbird Sedans parting out or for sale as is

Both vehicles are in the Denver Colorado area and can be seen. Contact me with private message to ask for a more complete description, specific parts availability or to make an offer. Will consider...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-23-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,447
Posted By cbnsingram
Registry

I'll get those submitted on the weekend. I actually have the donor and two other sedans in hand now as potential donors or restorations.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-21-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,447
Posted By cbnsingram
Flying Squarebird Convertible

Here it is on the rotisserie. Forgive the messy workspace. Now that it's finally in the air I can take back 1/2 of the garage so my daughter can get started on parts restoration.

In the one...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-20-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,516
Posted By cbnsingram
Very nice work!

Very nice work!
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-19-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,447
Posted By cbnsingram
It's on the rotisserie

Couldn't get a decent picture of the whole car yesterday with the shadows. Here is what I came up with for the front and rear brackets. Both pictures are from driver's side.

It is actually fitting...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-12-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 775
Posted By cbnsingram
any guess on shipping weight of vert top frame

I'm crating my 1960 convertible top frame for a visit to the ranch for restoration. I'm trying to get competing shipping rates and don't want any surprises after choosing a shipper. Any guesses on...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-17-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,447
Posted By cbnsingram
Picture posting

Thanks, I was doing it from my phone last night and that is most likely the problem. I'll add pictures from the computer later.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 02-16-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,447
Posted By cbnsingram
1960 convertible resto finally begun

For some reason I'm not able to post photos. I am a paid member unless its expired and I'm not aware. I will the add photos once this gets straightened out.

This is my first restoration of any car....
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 12-12-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,689
Posted By cbnsingram
Removable hard top for 1960 convertible

I did a search but I'm not finding a discussion about this.

I am toying with the idea of creating a removable hard top for a 1960 convertible. I have a parts sedan that I can either take the top...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-07-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,364
Posted By cbnsingram
I'm not entirely sold on the idea of rear disc...

I'm not entirely sold on the idea of rear disc brakes. I HATE working on drum brakes but only plan on doing the rear if it is of minimal extra cost.

I thought that $1,000 for the front might be...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-06-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,364
Posted By cbnsingram
Anyone used Classic Disc Brakes on a squarebird?

This company is a couple of hours north of Denver. Has anyone tried their kit? I haven't run across a discussion about them yet or in the endless brake threads here.

I am thinking of putting...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 07-27-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,168
Posted By cbnsingram
A question for our Squarebird Scholars

Did Ford produce any Squarebirds with mixed-year parts? The convertible I am building was first represented to me as a 1959, but the VIN says it is a 1960. The car has a 1959 grill, which is...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 06-04-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,706
Posted By cbnsingram
Steam clean via intake

I used this method with a 1976 Ford Truck FE390 a couple of months ago and it worked wonders. This engine will be donated to one of my squarebird projects after being properly rebuilt, but I needed...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-15-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By cbnsingram
Softop Frame repair - Muzzy

I found this product mentioned on another forum and contacted the company. They say this works with pot metal and specifically has been used many times on top frames. It is necessary to bevel the...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 05-14-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,082
Posted By cbnsingram
1960 convertible top frame repair

What is this top frame made of? Trying to determine if it can be welded since two side rails cracked through.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-23-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,271
Posted By cbnsingram
I just picked up a 1960 352 with original carb...

I just picked up a 1960 352 with original carb and it is giving me some trouble. Just looked and its space does not appear to be tapered. what is the proper orientation of the taper once I get one?...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 04-19-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 30,332
Posted By cbnsingram
I'd be interested in the air shocks you used too....

I'd be interested in the air shocks you used too. I know that some don't like them, but had on Squarebird owner tell me it was like floating.
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