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  • Posted in thread: Manual or DRO on 07-16-2013 at 04:35 AM
    Flame lickers can be hard to get running as they produce very little power, and you need to
    have very little friction as a result. On mine I needed to hone the cylinder bore and then
    lubricate it with...

  • Posted in thread: First Engine Elmer's #29 on 07-16-2013 at 04:26 AM
    Nice work Ed. The brass and aluminum look fantastic together.Dennis

  • Posted in thread: Band Saw - Harbor Freight or Grizzly? on 10-31-2012 at 03:31 AM
    Hi Jeff. I did a part by part comparison of both on their web sites and they appear to be made
    at the same factory, with identical parts. Just different paint.If its identical to the one
    shown on the ...

  • Posted in thread: Trout Shows His Elmer on 09-07-2012 at 10:50 PM
    Exactly, Don. I've been lucky the last couple of weeks since wifey has been preoccupied with
    her latest garden club duties. I'm sliding under the radar. *beer* Heck, I might even take up
    RC airplanes ...

  • Posted in thread: Trout Shows His Elmer on 09-07-2012 at 05:24 AM
    How much is a harbour freight lathe and mill if you don't mind me asking? JordanThanks Gents.
    Jordan, if you can find them on sale, well...the lathe at least, I don't think the mill ever
    goes on sale...

  • Posted in thread: Trout Shows His Elmer on 09-07-2012 at 02:15 AM
    I'm talking about steam engines here...for heaven's sake. Thm: try to make a video at some
    point. BTW, this was machined using a Harbor Freight lathe and milling machine. In case you
    were wondering. ...

  • Posted in thread: Gail In NM - He's Back on 09-06-2012 at 08:05 PM
    I really, really like that scooter. I didn't know they made them like that. Although I don't
    need it yet, I went ahead and built a ramp up to my doorstep that extends 20 feet out into the
    driveway. Wh...

  • Posted in thread: I knocked it off the bench on 09-05-2012 at 08:06 PM
    That is a good looking 1/2 of an acrylic flywheel mount tho.... :cool:

  • Posted in thread: Brian builds Atkinson Engine on 08-27-2012 at 04:40 AM
    Brian, I see you're still up to your usual high standards in documenting and machining. Very
    nice looking engine. -Trout

  • Posted in thread: Two Engines in One or Elmer Gets a Makeover on 07-16-2012 at 02:41 PM
    Congratulation Stan, a worthy model which will look fine on any shelf in the house (or
    workshop). I like the propeller idea too. Oh, and the heads themselves as well, they look like
    they should have b...

-Dennis- Once you see the bandwagon, it's too late.

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