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  • Posted in thread: Simple single cylinder compressed air engine on 01-10-2017 at 08:48 PM
    Hi,Great looking engine. Great first post. Any plans?Ben.

  • Posted in thread: My first engine from castings - Stuart D10 on 12-31-2016 at 09:51 PM
    I've been wanting to build a small steam engine for some time now. So congrats on your build,
    and for inspiring me to take the plunge... Unfortunately, my attempts to purchase online have
    now failed t...

  • Posted in thread: BA Taps for Stuart Casting on 12-21-2016 at 09:28 PM
    Hi Fellas,Sorry about the location. Just fixed it. I'm just north of Sydney, Australia (the
    land of the Great Consumer Rip Off - we constantly pay too much for Chinese & Indian products
    and a real pre...

  • Posted in thread: BA Taps for Stuart Casting on 12-21-2016 at 09:03 AM
    Hi,Next year I'll be making a Stuart 10V casting. I don't have any BA taps or dies. From what I
    can tell, I'll need: BA 5, 7, 8 taps. Will I get away with just buying the three taper taps or
    will I ne...

  • Posted in thread: Tubal Cain's Vert Engine on 12-20-2016 at 07:30 AM
    Hi,This is my first finished engine. I copied Tubal Cain's design from YouTube. I'm halfway
    through anyone with a machined flywheel and other small differences.Cheers Ben.

  • Posted in thread: Clarence, a Clapper Engine on 12-19-2016 at 09:13 AM
    Hi,These are great little engines your posting. Keep them coming, I love them.Your adding
    projects to my project list which is already too long.cheers Ben.

  • Posted in thread: My first engine from castings - Stuart D10 on 12-18-2016 at 08:37 AM
    Your effort made inspired me to buy myself a 10V for Xmas (from the family of course). Will
    hopefully start it in the new year. Been watching TinkerJohns youtube vids and several others
    as well.Cheers...

  • Posted in thread: Good Old Aussie Post on 12-17-2016 at 08:17 AM
    Hi,No need for me to bag out Aussie Post, their service does that. I bought a Stuart 10V
    casting kit on Monday from England and it was delivered to my house on the Central Coast by
    Thursday! Four days...

  • Posted in thread: What to do with finished projects? on 12-15-2016 at 10:40 PM
    Hi,I've only made one engine so far and a couple of cannons (no working). I intend to keep
    building until I'm longer able. I hope one of my 5 kids will want what Dad built. Or maybe even
    of the grandk...

  • Posted in thread: Scraps and Solder Become an Engine on 12-15-2016 at 07:59 AM
    Thanks for the link. Great old mag to read, funny how times have changed!I forgot to ask what
    did you use for the flywheel? It looks like a old tap (facet) handle.Ben.


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