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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Thanks everyone for the thumbs up I really appreciate all acknowledgements. Cheers Everyone
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    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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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    And now for a little bling. I decided to make dome nuts for the column/cylinder block connection. Using brass as this was in stock I did...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Update I did as suggested by some people and drill all the remaining holes in the cylinder block castings. The drain cock holes and the...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Hi Timo That fixture has inserts I made that fixture for that job and they are all kept together but if I can do simple mods to be able...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Hi again Stewart do sell individual castings they will quote cost plus postage to you just one email will get you a price.
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Hi Richard It would be very difficult to build from CI or steel as there are steam passages cast into the walls of the castings and it...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Also as KVOM mentioned, yes some of the small castings are easier to make using billet stock I have done this myself as the castings are...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    I like that idea will checkout before I get too much hanging off the cylinder block.
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Now to do the Cylinder Block very straight forward machining job I have a surface grinder in the shop so can get very exact sizes when...
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    Emers replied to the thread Stuart Triple new build.
    Hi All Updated photo to this stage
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