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      I once was so annoyed that I couldn’t find the cap for my tube of lanolin that I made my own cap. Of course I found the original cap...
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      I once used mine to repair my pool pump. The pipe needed to be replaced in this fitting which wasn’t available as a spare part. I...
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      jcreasey reacted to scottyp's post in the thread Upshur Vertical(s) with Like Like.
      Here’s a little proof and enjoyment! Sorry about the garden tools in the background, I need to work on my video skills.
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine.
      Thanks very much for that tip. I have been worried about that forever. It seems like a crazy design. Especially if you consider the...
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine.
      It's especially tricky to do the bearings first as pretty much every feature on the engine is dimensioned from the cylinder flange...
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      jcreasey reacted to Jasonb's post in the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine with Like Like.
      It's coming along well I don't find dowels are often needed. Provided you do all the main machining with out removing the casting from...
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine.
      Part 4 - Bearing Journals Next job was to mill out the bearing journals. This involved setting up the sole plate horizontally. To...
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Metal Chess Pieces.
      Here is a set I designed and built a few years ago for my Dad. There are also some videos available on my youtube channel detailing the...
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      jcreasey reacted to TonyM's post in the thread Drip feed oiler with Like Like.
      I just finished the drip feed oiler for my Gardner. Just a bit of spit and polish to finish it. I like the result and the cost was...
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      jcreasey reacted to scottyp's post in the thread Upshur Vertical(s) with Like Like.
      These guys have been sitting neglected from being sidetracked with other engines and other home projects. I since have the start of a...
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      Rustinox made an engine from an old air compressor.
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine.
      My brass bar was used to ensure that the casting was reasonably straight and that the middle of the journals was in alignment with the...
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine.
      Part 3 - Boring the Flange Now that we have some good reference surfaces we can finally make some impact on the castings. The first job...
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      jcreasey replied to the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine.
      I appreciate the advice. Thanks for taking the time to comment.
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      jcreasey reacted to Bob Sorenson's post in the thread Stuart Number 9 Engine with Like Like.
      Going to be watching this build closely. vr Bob
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