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  1. minh-thanh liked Brian Rupnow's post in the thread Verical hit and miss engine.

    I was just about ready to change out my lathe chuck jaws to start machining the flywheel. I wondered "What else do I have to machine...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:52 PM
  2. minh-thanh liked Jack3M's post in the thread Mery 6-stroke kit..

    Interesting few days. Bunches of had to do stuff, and when I pressed in the sleeve again, dang if the cylinder didn't crack. Guess I...

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  3. minh-thanh replied to the thread A Visit to Ford's First ("1893 Kitchen Sink Engine").

    kquiggle ! Thank you !, lots of information (I only read a few, and I will read on, although I often use google translate )

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:47 PM
  4. minh-thanh liked mayhugh1's post in the thread Another Knucklehead Build.

    I've got the entire engine disassembled and all the parts in labeled plastic containers. It looks like the real damage is limited to...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:40 PM
  5. minh-thanh liked Foketry's post in the thread Howell V4 from Italy.

    Intake manifold [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. minh-thanh liked Foketry's post in the thread Howell V4 from Italy.

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  7. minh-thanh replied to the thread First IC engine design and build.

    Thank you for sharing !

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:37 PM
  8. minh-thanh liked retailer's post in the thread First IC engine design and build.

    The first big end journal finally finished to size - I found the setup not as easy as I thought. I imagined that I would be able to...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:31 PM
  9. minh-thanh liked retailer's post in the thread First IC engine design and build.

    I found some time to make a bit more progress with the crank today, the big end journals are around a thou or so oversize so I should be...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:28 PM
  10. minh-thanh liked stevehuckss396's post in the thread Make the reservation for my V4 engine project.

    I agree with Cosby. I number all my engines like a Chevy. Not because that's what most people do but because I have worked on many and...

    Jun 24, 2019 at 4:26 PM
  11. minh-thanh replied to the thread Make the reservation for my V4 engine project.

    Thanks Cogsy ! "It's whatever you feel comfortable with." That's what I need

    Jun 21, 2019 at 4:14 AM
  12. minh-thanh attached a file to the thread Make the reservation for my V4 engine project.

    Thanks Cogsy , stevehuckss396 , bluejets ! I have seen some information in: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firing_order And [ATTACH]...

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  13. minh-thanh replied to the thread Make the reservation for my V4 engine project.

    Hi All I have a question : usually, The front of the engine is which direction? direction from flywheel or opposite direction? Thanks !

    Jun 20, 2019 at 3:36 AM
  14. minh-thanh liked Cogsy's post in the thread Make the reservation for my V4 engine project.

    I think you're asking if you should trim the crank webs so as to have a counterweight? If so, it's really up to you. On cranks this...

    Jun 19, 2019
  15. minh-thanh liked Cogsy's post in the thread Make the reservation for my V4 engine project.

    If the bore and stroke were the same, with similar compression ratio, and the flywheel had enough inertia to keep the V2 going between...

    Jun 19, 2019