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Posted in thread: 1/4 scale V8, first project. on 07-29-2015 at 09:10 AM
ok, whilst I am getting all the drawings together, could you send us some links to your
previous model building projects, to see if my plans would be suitable for you?Cheers, Keith.
Posted in thread: 1/4 scale V8, first project. on 03-26-2015 at 08:00 AM
Sure, no problem. Give me your e-mail and I'll send all 250 sheets of drawings and calculations
Posted in thread: 1/4 scale V8, first project. on 02-12-2015 at 01:10 PM
Hello Strangers.This may be of interest. shows the V8 again, with different silencers, and
progress on the V10.Turned out the V8 was only running on 7, so sounds a bit rough.Cheers,
Posted in thread: Another Radial - this time 18 Cylinders on 01-20-2015 at 10:53 PM
Terry, I've been following all the way, and would like to say, Absolutely Fantastic, amazing
Posted in thread: 1/3 scale V10, second project on 04-18-2014 at 10:03 PM
Keith are you still alive I hope nothing is wrong in your life really enjoyed your previous
build and have followed this one to !!!Yes, still here. The build is continuing on another
forum. I wasn't s...
Posted in thread: V12 Build on 04-15-2014 at 09:05 PM
Nice job Dick. I've been following all the way. Great to see another Vee engine firing
Posted in thread: 1/3 scale V10, second project on 01-09-2014 at 09:40 PM
Art, the half bearing on the sump cradle side has a small pin soldered in, similar to the con
rod bearings. I didn't do the block side as the oil way will be in this position. With the
bearings being ...
Posted in thread: 1/3 scale V10, second project on 01-07-2014 at 11:08 PM
Hi Bill, the cast iron was from Reeves in the UK. It was just plain extruded bar, not tube. I
had some more extruded cast which I think was from Chronos tools, which I've just used to make
the piston ...
Posted in thread: 1/3 scale V10, second project on 01-06-2014 at 10:11 PM
Had a good Xmas in the shed. I did the cast iron liners first. I ordered some cast iron to do a
test. This was obviously poured in a mould. It was a bit rough to machine but gave a reasonable
Posted in thread: 1/3 scale V10, second project on 12-19-2013 at 09:50 PM
Well, my plans change all the time, but at the moment the plan is to get it running, with some
form of forced induction, and then make a mini dyno and do a bit of proper testing on it under