Winfield Carburetor Overview
An overview of Winfield carburetors and how they're restored at Brauns Motorsports in Lomita, California. Ed Winfield was often called the "Father of Hot Rodding" for his innovative mechanical solutions for creating more speed and power than stock car parts could provide. He developed the S and SR carburetors in the 1930's and now they are outstanding collectors items than can add more horsepower and drive-ability to any car of the era. Brauns Motorsports owner, Chris Braun, gives you the basics about Winfield's and how he can repair, restore and tune these special pieces of automotive history. To learn more go to www.braunsautomotive.com or to get a quote call 310-325-4303 Follow Brauns Motorsports on Instagram: @Brauns_Motorsports Winfield Carburetors, Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Race Cars, Racing, Racing History, Engine Building, Custom Cars, Fabrication, Engine Tuning, Horsepower, Top Speed, Carburetor Tuning, Hot Rods Music Attribution: Revolver by Tiger Gang Party by OBOY www.soundstripe.com
Winfield Carburetor Sizes & Drafts Explained with Tips for Buyers
From Size A to D, Updraft, Downdraft or Sidedraft, Winfield Carburetors come in lots of models, sizes, and draft configuration. Brauns Motorsports owner, Chris Braun, breaks down all of them and gives you recommendations for buying your own classic Winfield that is the right match for your classic hot rod. For more about Winfields and how they're used in classic cars, hotrods, and racing watch our overview here: Winfield Carburetors were designed and produced by Ed Winfield in the 1930's. They are now unique pieces of automotive history that are becoming increasingly rare. Brauns Motorsports is the only Muscle Car and Hot Rod Restoration shop that has the knowledge, experience, and tooling to repair, restore, install, and tune these incredible carburetors. To learn more give us a call (310) 325-4303 or visit our website www.braunsautomotive.com Follow us on Instagram: @brauns_motorsports https://www.instagram.com/brauns_motorsports/ Brauns Motorsports 24660 Narbonne Ave Lomita, CA 90717
Installing a Winfield on a 1930 Ford Model A and then Driving it!
Find out the difference between a typical carburetor and a Winfield Carburetor as Chris from Brauns Motorsports installs an updraft A Winfield on a 1930 Ford Model A, tunes it, and takes it for a drive. We remove the original Tillotson carburetor, lay it and the Winfield out so you can see the differences, then install the Winfield on the Model A. We also give some back story on Henry Ford and Ed Winfield’s relationship and tell you what to watch out for when you install your own. Then we start up the car, tune the idle, intermediate and highspeed, and take the car out for a test drive. To learn more about Winfield Carburetors, visit our website www.braunsautomotive.com or watch our other videos on YouTube. For Winfield purchase, restoration or selling inquiries, go ahead and give us a call at the shop Monday- Friday 8am-5pm at (310) 325-4303 Follow us on Instagram @brauns_motorsports https://www.instagram.com/brauns_motorsports/ Brauns Motorsports We Tune What We Build 24660 Narbonne Ave. Lomita, CA 90717 (310) 325 4303 www.braunsautomotive.com Music Attribution www.soundstripe.com Rim - OBOY Seaside Samba - King Flamingo
Winfield Carburetor Air Screens Part 2: Machining a Slip-On Sleeve for an Air Cleaner
We make a prototype collar to attach a stainless-steel mesh air screen to the 90 degree air horn of an updraft A Winfield Carburetor. The screen cannot be mounted flush to the horn because butterfly movement clearance must be maintained. We machine a sleeve to fit the air horn, mount it to the carb with a small set screw and safety wire the screen to the sleeve. In the future we may redesign or copper plate it to match the original finish of the Winfields. This screen and collar set up was custom made for a customer who drives their Ford Model A up and down a rural dirt road. While this screen won’t filter out all dirt particles, it will prevent small stones and debris from getting in the barrel. To learn more about Winfield Carburetors, visit our website www.braunsautomotive.com or watch our other videos on YouTube. For Winfield purchase, restoration or selling inquiries, go ahead and give us a call at the shop Monday- Friday 8am-5pm at (310) 325-4303 Follow us on Instagram @brauns_motorsports Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BraunsMotorsports/ Brauns Motorsports We Tune What We Build 24660 Narbonne Ave. Lomita, CA 90717 (310) 325 4303 www.braunsautomotive.com Music Attribution www.soundstripe.com Property Bet- Sam Barsh
Winfield Carburetor Air Screens Part 1: Machining A Press Die
We make our own die for pressing air screens for Winfield Carburetors. Air screens or filters were not typically made for early model carburetors. To manufacture our own, we machine a press die to use with an arbor press. We then shape the screen from mesh material which will keep out small rocks and large road particles. After machining the die pieces we case harden them and quench them in oil to seal them against corrosion and give them a nice looing finish. Then they are ready to use! Learn more about Winfield Carburetors on our channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9_fOh6hlsE&list=PL0jIt19zEL_wKdT2kh9QqhtWiItMSJae8 We are THE source for Winfield Carburetors, Parts, and Knowledge! To buy a Winfield give us a call (310) 325-4303 Brauns Motorsports www.braunsautomotive.com 24660 Narbonne Ave Lomita, CA 90717
Dual SRB Winfield Carburetor Linkage Assembly *RARE* FUEL LEAK!!
Watch the assembly of two SRB Downdraft Winfields on a dual intake adapter for a Flathead V8. Chris Braun from Brauns Motorsports assembles the throttle linkage, butterfly choke linkage, presets the idle screw and high speed jets, and pressure tests them for fuel leaks. Several of the necessary components for this dual set up are extremely hard to find in working condition. To learn more about Winfield Carburetors watch our Overview here: https://youtu.be/uVgCjJlFGNM Watch an indepth video about the different sizes and draft directions of Winfields here: https://youtu.be/eZ6TS1fKST0 Watch a Winfield get installed on a Ford Model A here: https://youtu.be/ttae1LS00jo Winfields were ahead of their time and offered increased top speed and performance for almost every engine of the 1920's, 1930's and 1940's. They were used on almost all Indy cars, grand prix, and land speed record of the era. For Winfield inquires contact us at (310) 325-4303 or firstname.lastname@example.org Brauns Motorsports www.braunsautmotive.com 24660 Narbonne Ave. Lomita, CA 90717
Winfield Carburetors For Sale
Winfield Carburetors for sale - Model S Model SR - sizes A, B, BB, C, CC - downdraft & sidedraft - professionally rebuilt & restored - copper plated - fuel pressure tested - call for price & application - ask for Chris @ Brauns Muscle Car & Hot Rod Restorations - (310) 325 - 4303 - email@example.com - www.BraunsAutomotive.com