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Forum: Anything Goes! 07-14-2016, 07:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,299
Posted By kuusamon
well...what can I say, love the joke but there is...

well...what can I say, love the joke but there is some truth in it I think. Ha ha, look at the sticker code taped to the windshield that only meant for the sales people to determine minimum price, it...
Forum: Anything Goes! 04-09-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,299
Posted By kuusamon
woah ha that I love, Took the hammer away from...

woah ha that I love, Took the hammer away from the Midget, rolling on the floor from laughing, I bet that midget must be pretty ****ed now ;)
Forum: Anything Goes! 08-26-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 457
Posted By kuusamon
Caravaning in style

Came across this on FB.
very nice looking Shasta, it looks to me it is made for the Squarebird, similar lines. Anybody has more info on the design of this? I really love this design:

Holiday House...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-30-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 864
Posted By kuusamon
very rare bird indeed, good place to hide!

very rare bird indeed, good place to hide!
Forum: Anything Goes! 11-20-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By kuusamon
yes, follow up, just got a message today, and a...

yes, follow up, just got a message today, and a refund from the seller, that he was building a new garage and one of the workers backed the truck out and ran over the tonneau that was packed and...
Forum: Anything Goes! 11-19-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By kuusamon
Yes John I was afraid something might not be...

Yes John I was afraid something might not be right since there were no real other bidders. For a tonneau that would have been correct for the squarebird I would expect several more bidders.
I have it...
Forum: Anything Goes! 11-18-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By kuusamon
'58-'60 2 piece tonneau anyone more info?

Just finished an auction on ebay. A bit strange, starting bid was 125, buy it now was set at 200. I put in a bid and got it eventually for the opening/start bid of 125, 3 bids were made but still I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-15-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,312
Posted By kuusamon
Lovely car John, like the color combination very...

Lovely car John, like the color combination very much.

Jim, nice car that you want to buy. I certainly don't want to jump ahead in line but if you decide to remove the continental tire kit/sports...
Forum: Anything Goes! 05-19-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By kuusamon
$4.02 a gallon nowadays??! Holy Moly! jeez, when...

$4.02 a gallon nowadays??! Holy Moly!
jeez, when I came to live in the U.S. in 1977 it was 49 cents a gallon and people where complaining because it just hiked up from 29 cents to 49 cents in a short...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-26-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,928
Posted By kuusamon
yes , I found a 'holiday coupe' at first. the...

yes , I found a 'holiday coupe' at first.

the first car to have a speedometer, I found out that it was first called a Velocimeter and invented by a Croation called Josip Belusic. So then I found...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-25-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,928
Posted By kuusamon
Yes I have to give up on that question of the...

Yes I have to give up on that question of the blue & white cobra, googled over and over again in different ways but can't come up with the answer. Only that the white stripes are 'Wimbledon white'...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-18-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 644
Posted By kuusamon
yes excellent work and easy to understand...

yes excellent work and easy to understand explanation, I just love these, unraveling the mystery. Great work Dave. This website is becoming so complete and successful also several new members weekly...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-17-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,928
Posted By kuusamon
yes indeed Dave the first Daf produced with the...

yes indeed Dave the first Daf produced with the variomatic was the 600 and later the 750 from 1961, they were build I believe until 1967 but after that the variomatic was still used in the more newer...
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-17-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,928
Posted By kuusamon
Yes Dave is on the right track, and which brand...

Yes Dave is on the right track, and which brand car was that (back in the 50's and 60's and a bit in the '70's)
No it was not a porsche.
Forum: Anything Goes! 03-17-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,928
Posted By kuusamon
211.5k ?? read it somewhere recently. ha ha, is...

211.5k ?? read it somewhere recently.
ha ha, is it ok if I have a question/riddle?
Q: Which car was the only car ever made to drive just as fast in reverse as in forward motion?
Forum: Anything Goes! 02-01-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By kuusamon
yes, very funny, was filmed around Miami I...

yes, very funny, was filmed around Miami I believe.
No animals and cars were harmed or damaged during filming!
This insurance company has a lot of these type of funny commercials.
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-07-2013, 05:13 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 17,950
Posted By kuusamon
all I can say is wow, I am glad I have not...

all I can say is wow, I am glad I have not decided on a color for my car yet, all options are still open.
I talked to Tero (fireball) here in Finland and he suggested for my car 'Soda blasting' I...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-06-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By kuusamon
Thanks Carl and Ray, I will make one, shouldn't...

Thanks Carl and Ray,
I will make one, shouldn't be too hard to make I think.
regards,
Ron
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 01-06-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By kuusamon
convertible trunk hinge pins

Hello everybody and best wishes for 2013.
question, a simple one maybe. My trunk hinges on my 1960 convertible have no pins in them, the previous owner held it together with pieces of broken...
Forum: Anything Goes! 01-01-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 825
Posted By kuusamon
Hello All happy T-bird people, May I wish you...

Hello All happy T-bird people,
May I wish you from the bottom of my heart, a successful 2013, filled with peace, love, happiness, and good health and lots of nice trips in the T-birds
To everybody's...
Forum: Our Rides 11-18-2012, 04:35 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,329
Posted By kuusamon
Hai Tero, I 've been in Finland since the end of...

Hai Tero,
I 've been in Finland since the end of 1996 but my Finnish is not very good to say the least. I am orig. Dutch but lived most my life in foreign countries, actually longer than I 've ever...
Forum: Our Rides 11-17-2012, 09:58 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,329
Posted By kuusamon
so hello, super congratulations on your buy! I...

so hello,
super congratulations on your buy! I 'know' this car, not really but I have seen it once at a garage here in Kuusamo for a service and oil change (a few years ago I believe).
I live in...
Forum: 1958 To 1960 Squarebirds - General Technical Discussion 11-14-2012, 08:48 PM
Replies: 677
Views: 116,481
Posted By kuusamon
yes same here, wonderful work you are doing,...

yes same here, wonderful work you are doing, everything you always wanted to do to a car and everything you have learned over the years in metal working, technical skills etc you can put into this...
Forum: Anything Goes! 10-24-2012, 04:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 764
Posted By kuusamon
yes the good old gas prices, I remember when I...

yes the good old gas prices, I remember when I moved to Denver in 1977 I paid about 40 cent per gallon, could fill up my car for less than $20. People arround me were upset because the gas price had...
Forum: For Sale / Parts or Car Wanted 08-30-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By kuusamon
yes looks ok, and the price is not too bad for a...

yes looks ok, and the price is not too bad for a restored 65 if I compare it with prices on completed fleabay items.
But it is not my real hobby to by ready and restored cars, I rather work on them...
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