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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
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.