boxer engine

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  1. Dec 4, 2017 #1

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    after a long relaxing time i desided that is the time to start a new project.
    i was thinking a lot time ago to byild a boxer engine.
    so i start sketching :)
    engine 4 cylinder boxer 24mm bore 24mm stroke

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    Ambitious plans for sure. What will be your approach? Casting, manual milling, CNC? Have a soft spot for that construction. Resembles my Subaru Sti engine 
     
  3. Dec 7, 2017 #3

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    solid block 7075 milling with cnc router
    yes is very close to subaru engine
     
  4. Dec 17, 2017 #4

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    Hi,
    Nice design. Would like to know how the cams and the crank are lubricated?

    Regards Michael
     
  5. Dec 26, 2017 #5

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    with splash oiling method for the crank.
    now for the camshafts i will oil them before start
     
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    engine start :)
     
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    I'll definitely be watching this one.
     
  9. Feb 9, 2018 #9

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    Looks good, I will be following along
     
  10. Feb 9, 2018 #10

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    cylinder head ready :)

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  11. Feb 10, 2018 #11

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    crank case ready :)

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    Sdbtasos--that is a very interesting engine.---Brian
     
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  13. Feb 12, 2018 #13

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    good progress today.finish cylinder head ,missing only valve guides.
    cam holders,intake manifold :)

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    Just wondering if the you are going to make the plans for this engine available

    good workmanship by the way
     
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    Nice intake manifold. how is it made?

    Michael
     
  16. Feb 13, 2018 #16

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    thanks
    yes when i finish the engine the plans will be available
     
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    one distributor ready .also my head gaskets are ready :)

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    Will this engine be water cooled?
     
  20. Feb 16, 2018 #20

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    yes correct
    the engine is water cooled

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