Thunderbird Ranch's List
Unique and Recommended Vendors

Clock Repairs and clock parts The Clockworks 
Jerry Magayne 
1745 Meta Lane Rd. 
Eagle River, WI 54521 
Clock Repairs, Conversions & Kits to Do it Yourself ISI (Instrument Services, Inc.) 
11765 Main Street 
Roscoe, IL 61073 
Chrome Plating, excellent quality and excellent service Chrome Plating Specialist
Terry Meetz
Brillion, WI
Wiper Conversion Kit from vacuum to electric, '55 -'60 Frank Botte 
987 steele blvd. 
Baldwin, NY 11510 


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Radio Conversions----- This is who I use when I need one converted---Phone number is 941-371-8924. Monday-Friday 8:30-5:00

Gary Taymen
ph. 941-371-8924
Vinyl Top Material SMS Auto Fabrics 
350 South Redwood St.
Canby, OR 97013
Phone: Mon-Fri 8:30-5:00
(503) 263-3535
Radio Rebuilding, Complete Sutton Auto Sound 
Palm Harbor, FL
Body Repair Panels 

This is the only supplier that I recommend for replacement panels. The service is top notch and the quality of the panels is the best the aftermarket has to offer. There is a nice website but it is worth a phone call just to talk to friendly sales people.

Classic Sheet Metal 
4010A Hartley St. 
Charlotte, NC 28206 
Seat Covers & Upholstery Original Auto Interiors 
7869 Trumble Rd. 
Columbus, MI 48063 
586 727-2486 phone
586-727-4344 fax
Pertronix Electronic Ignition Conversion Kit

     This unit is highly recommended, Very good quality, Excellent improvement and performance
Dash and door panel repair

providing the classic car restoration hobby since 1981 
with dash pads, dielectric door panels, headrests and plastic interior trim 

Just Dashes
Roadster Wheels (wire wheels and caps) Roadster Wheel Co 
12842 Joy St. 
Garden Grove, CA. 92640 
(714) 537-9762 
Original Invoices from Ford when delivered car 
to dealer
Marti Auto Works <>
12007 W. Peoria Ave.
El Mirage, AZ 85335
(623)935-2579 FAX
Dataplates as well as correct rivets 
reproduced and reputed to be absolutely correct .
A.G. Backeast 
Box 581 
Plainville, CT. 06062 
Wire harnesses and repair kits for proper ends 

I personally talked to Frank, the owner and at present he has the 55-57 stuff in stock but nothing later than that.

Classic Harnesses 
194 28th St. N.W. 
Barberton, Ohio 44203 
Paint in spray cans 
    They are a great company, very friendly, helpful etc. They have enamel and lacquer. Product sells for $9.95 to $12.95 depending upon quantity. 
Their website is 
POR 15 products
PPG classic paint formulas PPG Color library 
Ground Effects--------- These are two companies I have found that make and sell ground effects items for the Thunderbirds. These are for the later model birds not the vintage styles. Razzi Corp. 


Erebuni Corp. 
718/387-0800 ext 203

Seat Belts and Seat belt restoration 

They come highly recommended by many of my customers---not cheap though

SSnake Oyl Products


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