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Old 02-06-2017, 05:23 PM   #1
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Congratulations apointofview

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A Smaller Steam Engine


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Read about the build on this thread

And it is featured on the cover of the HMEM Facebook page


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Old 02-06-2017, 06:58 PM   #2
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Wow that is a nice looking machine. Congratulations.

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Her I think is a repaired link to his build

http://www.homemodelenginemachinist....ad.php?t=26139

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Very nice build ! Congratulations

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Nice engine. Congrats!
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Very nice engine, well done
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I have repaired that link to the build thread, thanks to Dave notifying me of the issue.
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Congratulations Pete.

A beautifully built engine + great build = a well-deserved POM.

Thanks again for taking the time to post a log I enjoyed every bit of it.
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Wow thanks everyone !!! This is something I never expected, I had no idea my little build would be spotted and seen as something that would be worthy of the project of the month. I have everyone on this site to thank for posting their work and showing how they carve metal to make all the wonderful machines on this site. I have learned a lot from the HMEM community and wouldn't have been able to build this engine without you !!!!
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I started this but hit a wall when I had to cut threads for the con rods. What size did u use and how in the world do u do such small delicate stuff? I stop at 2-56!! I have the frame and cylinders , pistons, valves but am stimied on the con rod ends.Help. Pics of tapping? Thanks Swift752 Bob


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