Model T-Tips

Engine 14b Restoring Field Coil

Engine 15b Setting Field Coil Gap

Engine 24b Balancing Rods and Pistons

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Our first major effort is the restoration/rebuilding of a Model T long block.  This project was captured on video, edited and then uploaded to YouTube.  Since it was our first effort the early segments are a bit lacking (not in detail, but in presentation), it is interesting to observe how we improved in the later videos.  As always, we are looking forward to receiving your comments and observations.

Group

No.

Description

Group

No.

Description


1

Inspecting and Cleaning the Block


21

Hogs Head Restoration ~ Part 2

2

Babbitting Main Caps and Block

22

4th Main Preparation

3

Machining the Block at the Machine Shop

23

Reline Transmission Bands

4

Line Boring Block

24

Pistons and Rods ~ Part 1

5

Finalize Block and Caps

24b

Balancing Rods and Pistons (Advanced)

6

Paint the Block

25

Pistons and Rods ~ Part 2

7

Cam Shaft Installation ~ Part 1

26

Piston Installation

8

Cam Shaft Installation ~ Part 2

27

Valve Installation

9

Install Lifters / Tappets

28

Restoring the Oil Pan

10

Fitting Crank Shaft

29

Safety Wire Crankshaft to Flywheel
and Install Front Plate



30

Install Pistons


11

Brake Drum & Drive Plate Alignment ~ Part 1


31

Install Transmission Bands

12

Brake Drum & Drive Plate Alignment ~ Part 2

32

Torque Rods and Main Caps

13

Brake Drum & Drive Plate Alignment ~ Part 3

33

Selecting and Checking "Z" Head

14

Field Coil and Flywheel ~ Part 1

34

Install Oil Pan ~ 4th Main Alignment

14b

Restoring the Field Coil



35

Install Hogs Head, Slow Speed Linkage and Transmission Cover

15

Field Coil and Flywheel ~ Part 2


36

Install "Z" Head and Valve Covers

15b

Improved Method of Setting Gap

37

Check Head Bolts and Start Up Procedure

16

Balancing Transmission Drums

38


17

Installing Triple Gears, Field Coil and Flywheel

38


18

Assemble Transmission ~ Part 1

40


19

Assemble Transmission ~ Part 2



20

Hogs Head Restoration ~ Part 1









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