Last Activity:03-26-2017 6:25 PM
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Posted in thread: A pair of Minnies. on 03-24-2017 at 03:48 AM
HiA couple of fine looking engines. I built a minnie recently and found it to be a very
rewarding project. A nice design and the model works as good as it looks. Mark T
Posted in thread: A Smaller Steam Engine For A Smaller Boat on 03-19-2017 at 04:01 PM
HiNice looking hull. And I should know, I owned and operated a boat building company for 30
years before retiring. I do some woodworking with veneers. It is dry as a bone, wrinkled and
warped when I g...
Posted in thread: Snow Engine on 03-16-2017 at 10:05 PM
HiThanks for the info Rustkolector. It will be very helpful. I was using a drill motor to turn
the crank. There is a one way bearing in the coupler. I have the right fuel, wrong oil. And yes
there is ...
Posted in thread: Snow Engine on 03-16-2017 at 05:29 PM
HiBefor I take it apart I thought I should take some photos of the engine completed.Mark T
Posted in thread: Snow Engine on 03-16-2017 at 04:00 PM
HiWell its been a few days of two steps forward and one step back. The Strata distributor is
not working out. It is way to brittle. First I broke the rotor but luckily I had a spare. Then
I broke the ...
Posted in thread: Draftsight cad has crashed on 03-13-2017 at 03:58 PM
HISo the newly installed draftsight 17 wanted me to register the program this morning. Filled
in the required information in the popup window and pressed OK button. Nothing happened.
Rebooted and trie...
Posted in thread: Longboy's "BEST FRIEND FOUR" model gas engine. on 03-12-2017 at 07:39 PM
Well that turned out very nice and it sounds good to boot. Nicely done.Mark T
Posted in thread: Snow Engine on 03-12-2017 at 04:01 AM
Holy moly 90 miles for fuel!On the bright side its only 15 miles round trip to the local
tavern. And I never need to lock my doors when I'm not home. Mark T
Posted in thread: Snow Engine on 03-11-2017 at 03:13 AM
Some pictures of a gas engine in LuxenburgWow! looks like there were 6 of those engines back in
the day. Thanks for sharing Niels.Mark T
Posted in thread: Snow Engine on 03-11-2017 at 03:09 AM
Before mounting the magnet I run it next the sensor manually and look for the park or the LED I
have on the General Purpose Ignition Box that shows the state of the switch, just to be sure
since I can...