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  • Posted in thread: Quarter Scale Merlin V-12 on 08-24-2017 at 07:15 PM
    I just hope I can resist adding some kind of snake oil sealer to the coolant. I used Barsleaks
    some 30 years ago in an old beater car I had, but I don't remember how well it worked.Congrats
    on finally...

  • Posted in thread: Centroid Acorn is finally here! on 08-24-2017 at 12:05 PM
    Here I mean a public support forum specific to this device. Maybe they have one but it wasn't
    obvious on the web site. 1st section of their support forum:

  • Posted in thread: Centroid Acorn is finally here! on 08-21-2017 at 03:03 PM
    I would consider the Acorn myself, but I don't have the inclination to build a box with the
    other necessary pieces.There's really no extra space needed for an Acorn. It's about the size
    of a decent B....

  • Posted in thread: Centroid Acorn is finally here! on 08-19-2017 at 12:07 PM
    I'm probably one of the few luddites on the board that is hasn't learned to use LinuxCNC so I
    was very happy to receive my Centroid Acorn kit last week. It's Centroid's entry into the

  • Posted in thread: Remanufacturing a Packard V12 engine on 08-01-2017 at 02:26 PM
    Surprisingly, the Packard Merlin was positively hated in the real world.Hey Norm, watch the
    video. It's about a Packard flathead V-12 auto engine; not an aircraft engine. Great video
    Peter, thanks!

  • Posted in thread: Vederstein's Five Cylinder Wobbler - Finished!!! on 07-22-2017 at 06:30 PM
    I've been watching your creation as it progressed Robert. It looks WAY cool running! Something
    to be proud of for sure.:thumbup: What pressure does it run on?

  • Posted in thread: Vedersteins Five Cylinder Wobbler Build on 06-26-2017 at 06:36 PM
    Lookin' good Robert!:thumbup: That's going to be quite the fascinating device to watch with all
    five of them whirling away. I keep saying I'm going to build a V-twin solenoid engine to put on
    my desk ...

  • Posted in thread: Leaf blower converted to air/steam on 04-20-2017 at 07:20 PM
    Very nicely done, thank you. Clever fellow and artistic as well!:thumbup:

  • Posted in thread: Leaf blower converted to air/steam on 04-15-2017 at 05:36 PM
    Very clever! I like it. Can you do a drawing of how the valve mechanism works?

  • Posted in thread: Digital Dividing Head and Slide on 04-09-2017 at 01:48 PM
    Very interesting Tom; the light bulb just lit up over my head. Now there's yet another project
    added to the "round tuit" list hanging on the shop wall. I have a Kuroda precision slide & a
    spare steppe...

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