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  • How to mount seat belts in 1930 Tudor

    Would be interested to kow how to mount these the front I have a pretty good idea but not sure at all about the back. Ideas pictures thoughts all appreciated.

  • #2
    I recently put belts in the front of a Tudor but i don't have any pictures
    3 ~ Tudor's
    Henry Ford said
    "It's all nuts and bolts"


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    • #3
      I was thinking about a piece of angle iron from side to side on the frame beneath the body cross member behind the seats. Seat belts in back I am not sure yet here. I believe you need to get to the frame for a safe mount.

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      • #4
        I just put a square piece of flat stock underneath where i bolted the belt through the support. If you get hit in an A your probably screwed either way, it's a glorified motorcycle
        3 ~ Tudor's
        Henry Ford said
        "It's all nuts and bolts"


        Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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        • BNCHIEF
          BNCHIEF commented
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          That is true and even less in a T.

      • #5
        Here is a link from Mark Maron that he just put in the tech forum.. Maybe it will give you some ideas

        https://www.vintagefordforum.com/for...-29-town-sedan
        3 ~ Tudor's
        Henry Ford said
        "It's all nuts and bolts"


        Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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        • #6
          That would work, as you said they would hold you if the door flew open, but nothing bad.

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          • #7
            I followed Bill Lee's set up a few years ago and he really posted great pictures and described the whole process in very good detail as well as listing the materials needed. I will try to post his instructions but if I'm not able you could contact him at [email protected] I'm afraid the file exceeds the attachment limits so you will need to contact Bill directly.
            Many thanx to Bill for taking the time to document it all and the retractors are really a nice featrure. Good luck, it's worth the effort.

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            • Mitch
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              With his permissions you can forward me the files if you have trouble posting them

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