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Old 04-05-2016, 07:51 AM   #11
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Would those be Listeroids by any chance? The design is very good, but they have a bit of a reputation for poor quality control. Most of them have to be dismantled to check for problems like casting sand in the crankcase and poorly aligned valve tappets, among other things. So I am a bit wary here. Also, I'm only looking to build one engine.
Hi from Gippsland

I have a 6/1 Listeroid , yes I stripped it down and I found some nasty problems inside it .

This forum is very good http://listerengine.com/smf/

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There is plan of 20 ccm Lister diesel engine available and here is the model dieselengine.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXzqGHn0CDY


The cylinder can be made of cast iron or hich tensile steel with piston ring of cast iron and piston cast of old piston from scrapped diesel engine.


Can I get casting for this engine and where do I get castings
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Old 06-06-2017, 05:23 PM   #13
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This guy was doing castings for teh lister, his website does not seem to be working but he has a faceboox page

https://www.facebook.com/2lwLimited?ref=hl
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