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Nice work Larry! I've got set of castings for this engine also, sitting under the workbench waiting for the right time ;) Nice little engine....
Thank you for the intro and welcome to HMEM.
Hi Billzilla. Yes I've heard nice things about the UP! printer, but it's just a bit out of my price range. :o
I'm about 90% done at the moment and don't have the numbers crunched yet but I'm figuring it will be in the $400 range. The print bed is 8.875"...
Stan, I'm building a RepRap. reprap.org And although the little wobbler will probably be printed ::) the main idea is to use it to print patterns...
Brian, the original Gingery book is available on Lindsays websight.
It's Phils design and was first published in HSM. The Village Press 'Shop Wisdom' books are just compilations of the HSM articles.
Hi all, just a quick heads up on "cheap and cheerful" 5c collet blocks. I used my square block for the first time the other day to carve a piece...
Should make a nice little furnace ksor. Thm:
Nice collection Rick! i just love the little air pistols. Here's my .177 Crossman Python replica:
Only accurate to 25-30 ft, but it's a...
Glad to hear you're on the mend rero. Thm:
The other day I had to laugh and cringe, a kid blasted past me in a large displacement crotch rocket wearing only tennis shoes and a pair of...
Hey... Who you callin' old? :big:
Great work on the motor and the plans Ken, not sure I'll ever get one built but one never knows. ;D
I usually scan printed plans into pdf's on my shop computer. Much harder to lose or get all oily, plus the zoom feature really helps my poor old...
Very nice save! Thm:
Well here's my latest project, an old Dixon ZTR 30" to replace my old Toro rider and it's 1/4 mile turning radius. :rant:
For those unfamiliar...
Ooohhhh, little chrome acorn nuts would be slick. ;D
Just like that, only I'd probably stop after step 2. ;D If you look at other Elmer V. engines he uses a lot of cyls with "rings" on the ends and...
One thing you could do is turn up a couple of rings maybe 3/4" dia and loctite/solder them to the ends. Mill the face flat and viola, someplace to...
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