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  • Who Was Looking for a Cowl?

    Just recently someone was looking for a good cowl, and this looks like a good buy if it's what they need.
    The cowl band alone is pretty expensive.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Model-A-Cab...BaZqOp&vxp=mtr

  • #2
    you get a fuel tank to boot!

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    • #3
      I think that is a 1929 cowl based on the firewall . I think the gas tank installs from inside the cowl?

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      • Mitch
        Mitch commented
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        I believe your correct and it's listed as a 31

    • #4
      It has the 1930 twist style gas cap.
      After looking closer, I do see the bottom right of the cowl is rusty.

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      • #5
        In our club members cars, we have 2 cars that are definitely '29s and have the 10gal tank with the twist off gas cap. So I don't see the gas cap type as a good indication of year.
        You wana look waaay far up da road and plan yer route because the brakes are far more of a suggestion than a command!

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        • #6
          I never seen a fire wall like that one before.

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          • DaWizard
            DaWizard commented
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            Indeed George. I was wondering myself about the second seam.

        • #7
          i just looked it up in my The Ford Model A book. It looks like a 1929 Cabriolet.

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          • George Miller
            George Miller commented
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            But it might be a 1930, that is what rear fenders are plus the gas cap. But it is not a 31 they had a slanted windshield. At least the one in our club does. Not sure what his fire wall looks like. We also have two 30ts. I have seen the fire wall on both of them. I do not remember them looking like that. But maybe I did not notice.

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            Yes, that is a 1929 Cabriolet cowl, not a 1930.

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