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Posted in thread: Dremal Tool on 11-18-2013 at 08:27 PM
Mine is 3/4 x 12 TPI. Lonnie
Posted in thread: Ervin Engine plans on 10-20-2013 at 01:34 AM
PM me and I can send them to you in pdf format.Lonnie
Posted in thread: Model of a Bessemer Hot Tube Oil Field Engine on 07-04-2013 at 09:39 PM
Can't wait for the video on this engine Chuck. I know it is going to sound great. You sure are
doing an excellent job just like you always do.Lonnie
Posted in thread: Fairbanks 80HP 3 Cylinder Model on 05-08-2013 at 10:54 PM
Chuck,It is really looking good. Hope we will see a video very soon. Here is a link where I
purchase model size nuts and bolts. I have always received my orders very quickly from them.
Their prices ar...
Posted in thread: Bremen Caloric Engine Kit on 09-30-2012 at 12:12 AM
I will consider it in the spring because I have way too many projects lined up to get it this
winter. That sounds like a fair price. Any idea on shipping cost to the US?Lonnie
Posted in thread: October's Project of the Month on 09-28-2012 at 11:47 AM
A well deserved honor.Lonnie
Posted in thread: Model of a Bessemer Hot Tube Oil Field Engine on 09-14-2012 at 06:26 PM
Here is a drawing of my plan for the cylinder assembly (minus the hot tube...). I'm planning
on only having coolant around the top part of the cylinder as shown to prevent having to seal
around the ...
Posted in thread: Model of a Bessemer Hot Tube Oil Field Engine on 09-14-2012 at 02:27 PM
Chuck, Here is is pic of a Pattin Bros Oilfield Engine. It looks almost identical to the model
you are building. There are a few differences between it and the Bessemer, mainly the intake
valve being ...
Posted in thread: Model of a Bessemer Hot Tube Oil Field Engine on 09-14-2012 at 12:41 PM
Lonnie, what is the diameter of the piston rod where it comes out of the back of the cylinder?
Trying to get an idea of what mine needs to be.Thx...Chuck Chuck, that rod is 1.625" diameter.
Posted in thread: Model of a Bessemer Hot Tube Oil Field Engine on 09-13-2012 at 01:02 AM
Chuck,I think it will probably run fine with one flywheel. There were a lot of engines around
this part of the country that were steam engines originally. They would drill the well with the