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      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      You are correct will try the other cylinders then get onto all the remaining parts. I can see the end still some distance to go but it...
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      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      I looked at where I was up to at this stage and figured I could time the build and test it running on air. I used steamingandy's guide...
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      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Next part is the piston rod easier made by doing it in two pieces so I turned the shaft then the crosshead then a keeper to contain the...
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      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Hi I have finished the connecting Rods
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      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      The Connecting Rod bearings straight forward milling and turning. I machine a locating lip to keep alignment between the halves of the...
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      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Some progress I have made the connecting rods using Steamingandy method. It worked out great. I am trying his suggestion regards the oil...
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      Emers replied to the thread Handed Stuart Triple.
      Wow that looks great it will certainly stand out when finished did you get it cast what is the story on that soleplate Cheers emers
    • Emers
      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Hi Everyone I have been on short break. I did get a few parts completed over the last 6 weeks, they include IP tail rod guide and IP...
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    • Emers
      Emers replied to the thread Handed Stuart Triple.
      Great all these little bits of information being kept for my parts build, I love your approach to the more difficult parts makes my...
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      Emers replied to the thread Handed Stuart Triple.
      Steamingandy Thanks I will keep this thread handy and re visit when I start my parts. Did you get this kit part completed and where're...
    • Emers
      Emers replied to the thread Handed Stuart Triple.
      Hi Steamingandy I am learning from you build pics, I will be starting these parts shortly and I very much like your method of producing...
    • Emers
      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Yes I agree it is a complex and difficult but with a little patience and taking it slow I feel it will be completed. Not certain of the...
    • Emers
      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Thanks everyone for the thumbs up I really appreciate all acknowledgements. Cheers Everyone
    • Emers
      Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
      Hi Everyone Today I decided to make some gaskets, there are several on the model. I start by drawing the gasket in cad and save as a dxf...
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