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Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   05-22-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,632
Posted By Barrel
What's the last thing that goes through a bug's...

What's the last thing that goes through a bug's mind when it hits your windscreen?
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   01-16-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 805
Posted By Barrel
That's pretty impressive stuff Bob. Have you...

That's pretty impressive stuff Bob. Have you come up yet with an easy way for us 70+ year olds to get down into the car and under the cowl to put those nuts on the roadster windscreen mounting...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   12-08-2018, 04:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,035
Posted By Barrel
I have had my '33 on the road for 3 years now,...

I have had my '33 on the road for 3 years now, and my modern is a Cayman. The advice given here is right on. Build it as best you can in respect to insulation, panel fit, etc and forget putting a...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   09-25-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 525
Views: 110,057
Posted By Barrel
So nice to see you posting again Geoff. As they...

So nice to see you posting again Geoff. As they say "Life gets in the way sometimes".
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   11-03-2017, 03:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,600
Posted By Barrel
Well I don't believe the rear fenders will 'fit...

Well I don't believe the rear fenders will 'fit this one".
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   10-31-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,815
Posted By Barrel
[QUOTE=j33ptj;5855226]What do you al think?.. ...

[QUOTE=j33ptj;5855226]What do you al think?..

Not impressed at all. A genuine opportunity to correct the short comings of the '33 Hot Rod ignored.
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   07-14-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 822
Posted By Barrel
This is a shot of the notch. Please note that my...

This is a shot of the notch. Please note that my car is RHD. But the notch for you guys is on the Passenger side.
http://i1160.photobucket.com/albums/q498/NeilHussey/HRBuildPics_zps115fa665.jpg...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   07-13-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Barrel
My '33 runs with Magnaflows and a ceramic coated...

My '33 runs with Magnaflows and a ceramic coated exhaust system, Coyote powered and plenty of sound insulation including the trunk. The exhaust note is unobtrusive to say the least when cruising but...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   06-15-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,596
Posted By Barrel
Bogandoc..This is the RHD R&P set up in my Coyote...

Bogandoc..This is the RHD R&P set up in my Coyote engined '33 (FFR HR#353). I sent you a PM on the other forum. If you would like details please PM me...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   04-30-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 23,258
Posted By Barrel
Hey S13... I kinda get where you're coming...

Hey S13... I kinda get where you're coming from......daveS53 says that he's "read enough about the FFR'33 on this forum to eliminate it from consideration" and he is quite entitled to say this. He...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   03-13-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 23,258
Posted By Barrel
There are a lot of 33's out there that didn't...

There are a lot of 33's out there that didn't have the cowl leveled and when you look at a finished car from the front they really look wonky that way. The majority of the grilles have crooked bars...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   03-13-2017, 01:03 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 23,258
Posted By Barrel
http://i1160.photobucket.com/albums/q498/NeilHusse...

http://i1160.photobucket.com/albums/q498/NeilHussey/HRBuildPics_zps115fa665.jpg (http://s1160.photobucket.com/user/NeilHussey/media/HRBuildPics_zps115fa665.jpg.html)Here is a picture of the...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   03-12-2017, 06:22 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 23,258
Posted By Barrel
[QUOTE=Tim Whittaker;5655290]Certainly applaud...

[QUOTE=Tim Whittaker;5655290]Certainly applaud your efforts on the video. I would however, caution builders watching the series to keep in mind that you really need to search different build pages...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   12-17-2016, 01:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,829
Posted By Barrel
My list would include the gas tank, the Koni's,...

My list would include the gas tank, the Koni's, the steering wheel, side mirrors, the rear cockpit trim panel that you attach with "velcro"! on a roadster, the wiring loom and rear lamps, racing...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   12-17-2016, 12:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 795
Posted By Barrel
Wheels are FFR Hot Rod wheels circa 2012, and may...

Wheels are FFR Hot Rod wheels circa 2012, and may be still available from them. Fronts are 17x8's with 6" backspace, and the rears are 18x10 with a little more than 6" backspace (according to FFR)....
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   12-10-2016, 01:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 795
Posted By Barrel
Hr #353

I have not posted a shot of #353 since plates were issued a year ago. This is a shot taken yesterday.
Cheers, Neil.

http://i1160.photobucket.com/albums/q498/NeilHussey/DSC00800.jpg...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   10-28-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,232
Posted By Barrel
Yeh? very nice but..........No steel fenders for...

Yeh? very nice but..........No steel fenders for at least another year! These 33's look good without fenders for sure but if you've gotta have them to get your car registered the current fenders...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   10-22-2016, 08:06 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,173
Posted By Barrel
You'll only know after the car is painted and the...

You'll only know after the car is painted and the reflections you see in the paint aren't rippled or wavey. I look forward to the pics.
Cheers,
Neil.
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   06-21-2016, 02:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,298
Posted By Barrel
I'm only 5'10" but still have an issue with leg...

I'm only 5'10" but still have an issue with leg and foot space. The car is wide so no problems there. You will only know if the car is going to be comfortable for you when you have sat in one.
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   04-13-2016, 05:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By Barrel
I had a similar problem with my set up and found...

I had a similar problem with my set up and found that when the trunk was closed the striker mount bracket was dragging on the top of the latch bracket (where those button head screws are placed to...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   04-08-2016, 12:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 893
Posted By Barrel
Clay. Have sent you a PM.

Clay. Have sent you a PM.
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   04-07-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 893
Posted By Barrel
My 33HR is Coyote powered and has the standard...

My 33HR is Coyote powered and has the standard FFR front brakes and at the back I have 11.65" rotors and Moser rear end. Last year it was put through a sequence of professionally conducted brake...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   03-18-2016, 10:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,885
Posted By Barrel
Over here one of the requirements you must meet...

Over here one of the requirements you must meet to get your Hot Rod road registered is that the fenders must be set with their rear edge lower than the wheel centre. For me Dale's bumper, or...
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   03-17-2016, 12:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 936
Posted By Barrel
I really like that dash. It shouts " NO BULL TISH...

I really like that dash. It shouts " NO BULL TISH HERE!"
Forum: Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum Sponsored by E/T Wheels   03-16-2016, 01:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,885
Posted By Barrel
Those fenders are worthy of a whole new thread....

Those fenders are worthy of a whole new thread. If the "twist" is at the front corner then we have the same problem. I am so envious of those guys who can get their hot rods road registered without...
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