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by henk
Tue Jun 14, 2022 8:46 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Finally finished!
Replies: 20
Views: 348

Re: Finally finished!

:clap: :clap:
by henk
Thu Jun 09, 2022 12:54 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: axle check chain bracket threads stripped
Replies: 28
Views: 602

Re: axle check chain bracket threads stripped

Leeroy and John B,

There are many way's to go to Rome as we say.

Pick the one that you like the moost.
by henk
Wed Jun 08, 2022 2:59 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: axle check chain bracket threads stripped
Replies: 28
Views: 602

Re: axle check chain bracket threads stripped

John b wrote:
Tue Jun 07, 2022 11:02 pm
It would have to be drilled out to an even larger diameter to use a helicoil
You Are right John B, therefor the best way would be to make them yourself and use pa M18 Fine thread.
by henk
Tue Jun 07, 2022 9:05 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: axle check chain bracket threads stripped
Replies: 28
Views: 602

Re: axle check chain bracket threads stripped

Lerooy, I would go for the heli coil option, but you must have thread tools and a lathe or know someone who has that. There is a risk if the bigger hole needed for that coil punches trough you will lose oil through it. But with some sealing it can be stopped. The bolt is a UNC 5/8 -11 thread. Drill ...
by henk
Tue May 31, 2022 9:21 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: changing clutch
Replies: 12
Views: 317

Re: changing clutch

:clap:
by henk
Tue May 31, 2022 9:19 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: axle check chain bracket threads stripped
Replies: 28
Views: 602

Re: axle check chain bracket threads stripped

Leeroy, Do you have a picture from the side you are refering to? I understand the picture above is the once turned side that is now the upside. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bp31p8jSWaM The video shows how a helicoil works. You can buy a set but thats expensive. You can make one yourself on a lath...
by henk
Sat May 28, 2022 7:00 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: axle check chain bracket threads stripped
Replies: 28
Views: 602

Re: axle check chain bracket threads stripped

Last year, I have don one hole on the upside. Made a bush with inner and outher treaths. Can't remember now what I used for the outside Metric or UNC or BSW. Have not document it with a drawing.
I notice a rather thin castwork around the hole, so be carefull with Helicoile.
by henk
Tue Apr 26, 2022 7:41 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: ploughing 2022
Replies: 13
Views: 695

Re: ploughing 2022

Nice :clap:
Next time, one in the front too :) Thats what a Super six need.
by henk
Mon Apr 18, 2022 8:01 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: ploughing 2022
Replies: 13
Views: 695

Re: ploughing 2022

Don't forget the pictures.
by henk
Wed Feb 16, 2022 9:56 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Timing issue/Flywheel install
Replies: 42
Views: 2731

Re: Timing issue/Flywheel install

Could it be that the pump is 180 degrees wrong? :scratchhead:
by henk
Sun Feb 13, 2022 7:38 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Flushing gearbox and transmission
Replies: 10
Views: 907

Re: Flushing gearbox and transmission

I bought my Major from a guy that lifted the top cover by hand from a lorry. He had to go to the hospital with all horns and bells and could never lift anything heavy. Thats why he sold it. :scratchhead:
by henk
Fri Jan 28, 2022 7:41 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Power Major cutaway
Replies: 6
Views: 873

Re: Power Major cutaway

I realy don't know.

Seems our and the FFCN server does not support the extension of the videos.
I'll try to sort it out.
by henk
Mon Jan 24, 2022 9:25 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Power Major cutaway
Replies: 6
Views: 873

Re: Power Major cutaway

You are right,
The links don't work anymore. Wonder what happend. :scratchhead:
by henk
Sun Jan 23, 2022 7:29 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Power Major cutaway
Replies: 6
Views: 873

Re: Power Major cutaway

That tractor has been in our museum for a vew years and than it went on. This video is made at the Countyfair Assen The Netherlands in 2011. There are 6 videos on the internet.
by henk
Sun Jan 23, 2022 7:22 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Farm Major details
Replies: 9
Views: 1434

Re: Farm Major details

Sandy,

It has the breather in front of the dieselpump, so it's a Power engine.
by henk
Thu Jan 20, 2022 10:12 pm
Forum: Ford and Fordson Conversions
Topic: Hewco Majors
Replies: 4
Views: 577

Re: Hewco Majors

Great and heavy stuff. :clap:
by henk
Sun Jan 16, 2022 5:57 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Interesting tractor
Replies: 2
Views: 548

Re: Interesting tractor

Nice tractor.
It's not the normal creeper box. This one is wider and has another lever.
by henk
Tue Jan 04, 2022 7:52 pm
Forum: Ford and Fordson Conversions
Topic: Our 6 cilinder super major
Replies: 3
Views: 602

Re: Our 6 cilinder super major

Welcome Evans,

Show us your sixpack :)
by henk
Sat Jan 01, 2022 7:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous topics
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 3
Views: 552

Re: Happy New Year

A happy and healty New Year to all our members. :buddies: :beer:
by henk
Fri Dec 24, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous topics
Topic: Happy Christ
Replies: 5
Views: 758

Re: Happy Christ

Thank Emiel.
Whis you alle a merry Christmas.
by henk
Fri Dec 24, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Facebook group
Replies: 0
Views: 3295

Facebook group

The facebook group Fordson E1A Major 1951-64 Discussion & Sales group is a great source of info. Lately Jim Cochrane has placed a lot of leaflets and documents such as user manuals and service letters from the Major in this group. In addition, there are also many brochures of implements that can be ...
by henk
Fri Nov 19, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: Steering box overhaul
Replies: 17
Views: 2060

Re: Steering box overhaul

The first time I tryed to stop it leaking I use an O-ring, but that will not work. :scratchhead: Still leaking. Than i placed a normal oil seal :cry: . Still no good result. Then used greas cord. Stil not dry. :curse: Next time i fill it withSTC3435s Swifel HSG grease. It's used in Landrover stearin...
by henk
Mon Nov 08, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: Fordson New Major
Topic: New Member from South Australia
Replies: 16
Views: 2170

Re: New Member from South Australia

Welcome and thank you for introducing yourself.
Picture, pictures, pictures????????? :D
by henk
Sun Oct 17, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: Club News
Topic: 15 years ago.
Replies: 6
Views: 2935

Re: 15 years ago.

Nice tot hear both are well.

It was a very nice weekend then.

I heard about the end of the festival. Pitty.