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    kvom reacted to rlo1's post in the thread Ageless 9 and 18 Radial with Like Like.
    Put the 770mx to work making the fron covers for both engines
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    kvom replied to the thread Kozo A3 in 1.5" scale.
    Axle pump takes energy circulating water when boiler is not being filled, but is easier to manage. I used injectors, which take getting...
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    kvom reacted to mayhugh1's post in the thread 270 Offy with Like Like.
    I'm not sure if a four carb setup having 8 individual adjustments on a quarter scale engine having a marginal cooling system inside a...
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    Dashpots are there to close the input valves after cutoff.
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    kvom reacted to mayhugh1's post in the thread 270 Offy with Like Like.
    The radiator was installed along with the engine's rather delicate water outlet pipe. The pipe was bolted down to three tiny flanges on...
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    kvom reacted to ozzie46's post in the thread The great O ring discussion with Like Like.
    This is totally uncalled for. George has been nothing but helpful to people in the hobby for years. Ron
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    kvom reacted to Brian Rupnow's post in the thread retiring to machinist with Like Like.
    Don't buy a combo mill. If you do, you will hate yourself after six months with it. Buy a separate mill and lathe. The larger table-top...
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    kvom reacted to gbritnell's post in the thread The great O ring discussion with Like Like.
    Gentlemen, I have been following the O ring discussion in another thread and have read several others in the past. Most of the builders...
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    kvom reacted to mayhugh1's post in the thread 270 Offy with Like Like.
    The cam gear covers were gasket'd with Oracal vinyl before being installed, but the cam box covers were only temporarily set in place...
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    kvom reacted to plipoma's post in the thread Corliss Steam Engine (Coles Power Models) with Like Like.
    Attached are photos of my Corliss build in progress. I didn't attempt to thread the cross slide barrel and the cylinder interface. The...
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    kvom reacted to Vixen's post in the thread 270 Offy with Like Like.
    Terry My interest in the Offy vernier adjustment relates to my 1/3 scale Mercedes Benz W165 engine. It also has vernier adjustment for...
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    kvom reacted to mayhugh1's post in the thread 270 Offy with Like Like.
    While standing in front of the engine the intake valves are on the right, and the exhaust valves are on the left. Both camshafts rotate...
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    kvom reacted to danthompson58's post in the thread Frisco Standard Gas Engine Build with Like Like.
    I made a couple of small oilers today, they have a small opening at the top and I will put a drop of oil in it occasionally. I spun the...
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    kvom reacted to AN5523's post in the thread First run Elmer's #42 with Like Like.
    Hi, here the video of the first run Elmer's #42. https://youtu.be/4SqB0PU6cu0 Best regards AN5523
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    kvom replied to the thread 270 Offy.
    For deepening threaded holes, how much smaller than minor diameter do you choose for the drill?
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