References - Downloads

For your reference pleasure, the following articles have been stored on the MAFCA web site.

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2014 Convention Judging School Technical Seminar Seminar handouts for Windshield Wipers, Judging Standards Background, and Instruments and Controls.
MAFCA Forms Forms used by MAFCA

Chapter Waiver and Release Forms

Two versions of the Waiver and Release Form are available.
Click here for the PDF version
- or - Click here for the Microsoft Word version.
Microsoft Word Tips and Tricks Attention newsletter editors and technical writers: here's a handout from Rick Black's seminar on using Microsoft Word. Lots of tips and tricks were discussed. Make your writing stand out.
Early Birds Article discussing the very first Model A Fords in 1927-1928, written by "Doc" Kalinka, which appeared in The Restorer Volume 12 Issue 3 September/October 1967
MAFCA Officials
This list contains the names of MAFCA directors, Chief Judges, Convention chair people and other officials over the years.
Model A/AA Book List Member Steve Plucker has compiled a huge list of books pertaining to Model A and AA vehicles. He has donated that list to MAFCA's members.
Ladies Driving Handbook Introduced at the 2010 National Meet in Vancouver, this handbook was used in the Ladies Driving Clinic. New male drivers: this is great information for you too.

Annual Tour Maintenance Checklist
Diablo A's
A good checklist to help guide you through your Model A maintenance.
Posted 01/14/21

Build Your Own Custom Luggage Trunk - Marshall Lewis

Appeared in The Restorer, Jan-Feb 1975 (19-5) p 6-17

Building a Model A Trunk -
Vern Pearson
Appeared in The Restorer, Nov-Dec 1997 (42-4) p 25-30

Seat Belts General and specific "how-to" instructions


RINDEX1-65 - Restorer Magazine Index, Volumes 1 - 65 This index lists all of the articles that have been printed in The Restorer starting with the first issue in 1957 through 2021. If you're searching for an article, this index will tell you which Restorer it was printed in.
RINDEX66 - Restorer Index Volume 66 Index to Volume 66 (May-June 2021 to March-April 2022) 04/30/22
How To Restore Your Model A, Volumes 1-9

All of the articles in the How To Restore Your Model A series are indexed here in alphabetical order by subject. Updated by Rick Black
Revision 4 Index Judging Standards - 2016 Index to Revision 4 of the Model A Restoration Guidelines and Judging Standards
published in 2016
Skinned Knuckles Index 1999 An old but still usable index of articles from Skinned Knuckles magazine
Tom Sieffert's Technical Index An update of Tom's 2020 index of technical articles published in The Restorer (MAFCA), Model A Times, Model A News (MARC) and Skinned Knuckles.

Many other files are available in the DOWNLOADS directory - click here to search through them.  

Last Updated: 04/30/22