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How old is my coburn C6b engine petrol only


November 23, 2016, 10:19 pm

engine is petrol only I'm guessing 58 ish Read more »

need help removeing crankshaft t300


February 10, 2016, 3:19 am

Need direction to remove the threaded retainer on the crankshaft , the one that is threaded and holds the outer main bearing onto the crankshaft. flywheel side THANKS IN ADVANCE Read more »

service,spares norman t300


February 5, 2016, 2:28 am

have a Norman T300 MK1 engine to restore and show , require soarce for engine repair manual, spare parts listing and name of spares supplier Thanks from canada Read more »

What have I brought ?


August 4, 2015, 6:20 pm

Hi I'm a new bee Went to a show and saw one of these and thought gotta get one So I have a Petter stationary petrol engine Wico Type A 1057B Z Serial No E 553458 On the brass plaque It states Typ... Read more »

Scammell fire pump


July 25, 2015, 8:59 pm

can any one help with information on a Scammell 4 cylinder, side valve petrol fire pump. Engine identification no. S470739 2 V. Told could be marine or world war fire pump. [IMG]http://www.polytech... Read more »

what is the differance between a lodge c3 and a cb3


June 15, 2015, 8:35 pm

I have a Petters A1 series 2 engine One book says it should be a lodge c3 spark plug and another says cb3 what is the difference please Read more »

Carels and Van den Kerchove engines


May 12, 2015, 5:24 pm

The Flemish Association for Industrial Archaeology is looking for Carels-Va n den Kerchove Steam engines The Carels and Van den Kerchove (sometimes 'Van den Kerckhove') workshops i n Ghent were fa... Read more »

Remetalling of con rod bearings


May 11, 2015, 9:42 pm

i am looking for an engineering company that could remetal a pair of conrod bearings. Read more »

ruston hornsby ap


April 21, 2015, 6:37 pm

wanted carb for ruston Hornsby ap engine Read more »

2015 EUROPEAN INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE YEAR


February 18, 2015, 6:13 pm

2015... the European Industrial and Technical Heritage Year. ... An idea once launched by volunteers and voluntary associations now bec omes reality ! INVITATION TO JOIN THE KICK-OFF MEETING IN B... Read more »

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New Douglas engine website rating: 5

If you are interested in Douglas stationary engines (If not - why not?) you should take a look at www.duster.org.uk , a new resource site for Douglas engines. It is very much a mutual help site so ... Read more »

Wolseley WD8 Spark Plug rating: 5

Does anyone know the original plug used please and the modern equivalent? I'm using a NGK B6HS which sees to work ok Thanks, Ian. Read more »

For Sale: Ruston & Hornsby 1HR engine on show trailer rating: 5

I have been asked if I know of anyone who might be interested in a Ruston & Hornsby 1HR engine, set up with cooling tank etc on a show trailer. If anyone here is interested, please contact me off-lis... Read more »

Starting query Lister SL1 rating: 5

This is a query about my day-to-day working generator, ie it's not a recreational thing but I hope you lot can help. I have a genset built around a Lister SL1, it has a Start-o-Matic system which s... Read more »

Rolls-Royce Diesels rating: 5

What was the typology for Rolls-Royce Diesels? The big straight sixes fitted to fire engines & the like? Regards, Kim Siddorn. Read more »

Broomwade compressor pumps. rating: 5

I have recently purchased a slightly cannilbalised Broomwade AC10 compressor pump, bores, rings, pistons, bearings are in excellent condition. I need to know if anyone out there has any information o... Read more »

Petter AVA series 2 rating: 5

I am currently restoring a Petter designed diesel but built by Kirloskar in India that has the same specifications as the Petter AVA Series 2 engine (twin cylinder 12 bhp) I would appreciate if someo... Read more »

Tangye VC1 Diesel rating: 5

Another new arrival today....bought from ebay a few weeks ago as a project, pics are at www.tangye.org/gallery/tangyevc1 . The engine has done a good job of digesting its own gears, so replacement... Read more »

Petter Harmonic rating: 5

Hello all, Many thanks for the interesting messages which I've been reading avidly, some of you may remember an effort on my part to find a good home for a Petter Harmonic from Loughborough Uni abo... Read more »

EEC 80 Watt Charging set. rating: 5

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Gentlemen, Today I went with my good wife and our Dormobile to Bolnhurst Vintage Rally a local do to us. I spent a pleasant day pottering about and came home with what I thought was a well kept, and ... Read more »

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