Mike's Model A's

Highly into promoting Model A Youth in kids my age!

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Cold Start & expert info

Posted on December 30, 2009 at 11:47 PM Comments comments (0)

had to get my tudor going today to get it on my dad's trailer so we could trailer it to a local body shop where the guy was gonna give me a quote on the panel repairs. well i guess im gonna be putting it on the back burner for a bit till i save up $650-700 for the repairs, not to mention the panels themselves. i am lucky that there isnt too much rot or places needing repairs because that kept the cost down. the less work his has to do the cheeper the labor cost is. For now i can start dissasembly, and get the body off the frame.


I have a bunch of pictures to upload  and will post them tomorrow. Check back soon for more updates!


Thanks for viewing my site!

Mike Cataldo

on a lighter note...

Posted on December 27, 2009 at 11:19 PM Comments comments (0)

since im not out working on the tudor im in working on my hubley models. you will soon learn that i LOVE LOVE  LOVE to make hubley models. i especally like making custom ones like making deilivery panel trucks sport coupes, Im trying to make a tudor sedan to model my car. I started to make a '31 Huckster a year or two back but got stuck and left it but slowly if gets done. Im going to make a page here so you all can see my hubleys.

Bead Blast!

Posted on December 27, 2009 at 10:32 PM Comments comments (0)

Bead-blasted some more of the generator. wish my stupid little compressor worked better. took me an hour to do the little genorator pully lol.  Hope to get some more work done to the tudor tommorow.

Interiors out finally!

Posted on December 27, 2009 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Finally finished pulling out all the interior, Minus headliner, today. got all the rot and rusted spots mapped out and ready to order the panels. Anyone know a good place to get the best patch panels? I dont want panels that are thinner than the original metal or thickers.


Generator Work

Posted on December 26, 2009 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)

took apart a generator today and degreased the parts. Then I bead-blasted them and then relized that its a Oct. 28 thru April 30 :mad:!!!!!!!!!! I have a March/April 31 Tudor. ohh well ill have to do another one sometime but this will do for now.   :dry:

Merry Christmas

Posted on December 25, 2009 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Merry Christmas Everyone!!




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