Tech Q&A - Tools
By Rick Black
El Paso Texas
These tools are described in detail in the "Restoration Guidelines & Judging Standards" published jointly by MAFCA and MARC.
The original tool kit supplied with Model A and AA vehicles consisted of the following 13 items:
Tool Part Numbers:
Many people see old tools with a FORD script on them and assume they're for a Model A or Model T. What I've found interesting is that few, if any, Model A tools had part numbers on them! Model T tools did, most of the time. And beginning in 1932, almost all Ford tools had a part number on them that also identifies the first year they were used. And the same numbering system is stilll used today.
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