Ford Model A

Early 1930 Town Sedan

Briggs Body

Assembled around April 1930 in

Asnieres, France

Engine number 278 6714


Located in Germany

Start of Restoration in 2006


23rd February 2013: Generator is disassembled.


The Cutout was not as discribed in the books, nevertheless same functional principle. May be French origin. We intended to restore it, but it is heavily rusted in the inside and we abandoned the idea of restoring. We have to aquire a new or a good used one.

Brushes and output terminal

See text below repective picture. The condition was not good!

Armature and field coils

April 12th 2013

Generator is restored, reassembled and testet and running! See text below pictures..

12th May 2013

As cutout we use an electronic Voltage Regulator Version, as we could not easily locate an original one and the original reproductions seem to be of low quality. We may replace it at some time.