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Lister ST2 Generator engine

May 11, 2020, 4:26 pm

I have a Lister ST2 which is suffering from rising oil level, basically the fuel is finding its way into the sump! Any ideas? Thanks! Read more »

coil ohm reading

July 6, 2019, 5:07 pm

I have an old commercial self propelled mower with a eh18 engine I lost spa rk so I replaced coil with a new one just like the one that came off of mow er.I had spark but engine would not start but... Read more »

Hills magneto for Crosley 1030

June 20, 2019, 6:15 pm

Does anyone have a hills magneto for the Crosley 1030 for sale? Read more »

Crosley 1030 stationary engine

June 20, 2019, 6:05 pm

Hi, can anyone tell me the measurements of the box exhaust for the Crosley 1030 please? Thanks Gerald Read more »

Is there anybody out there...?

December 30, 2018, 5:36 pm

This group seems a little moribund - anyone really still using it? -- Paul Cummins - Always a Nethead Wasting Bandwidth since 1981 Read more »

Do Smart cars have gas engines?

November 27, 2018, 1:25 pm

Gas engines are internal combustion engines that operate on gas fuels such as coal gas, producer gas, biogas, landfill gas or natural gas. http://bit. ly/2P4EtUz In the UK, the terms are ambiguous... Read more »

Norman t300

October 30, 2018, 3:52 pm

Just stripping my t300 and found a broken valve spring. Anyone out there got any ? Read more »

Lister D running speed

August 21, 2018, 10:28 am

My Lister D runs too fast. It has good spark and starts OK then revs up and needs to be stopped before it kills itself! I have checked the float chamber and am pretty sure that is OK. I think it is t... Read more »

Lister JA6 with 100kva Brush generator

August 11, 2018, 11:05 pm

Hi I am attemting to get the above machine restored and am looking for info on the generator head. Does anyone know where I could source the above material Many Thanks Phil Australia Read more »

Which magneto should I have?

July 13, 2018, 7:14 pm

Hi everyone, This is my first post on this forum and I need some advice. I've just bought a Wolseley WD2 Stationary Engine with a few bits missing. Can anyone tell me which magneto I need? Most Wol... Read more »

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Fuller & Cooper engine.

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Hi, Has anyone seen or heard of a Fuller & Cooper stationary engine? Ken Cooper Florida Read more »

Ruston Hornsby 6PS

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Hi all. Just aquired a Ruston Hornsby 6PS, donkey engine I think? Having some difficulty finding information on this sort of engine and wondered if anyone had one out there. Needs restoring but at so... Read more »

Petter Ph1 Injector required

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I have a ex-dumper Petter PH1 mounted on a frame with an old Acrow Walden saw bench - a very useful combination. Unfortunately while moving it I carelessly damaged the injector quite serously. Does a... Read more »

Magneto Drive Chain Problem

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Hi, On one of my engines is a chain driven magneto. At the moment the engine is running nicely, but the chin is flopping around everywhere, the trouble is that when I increase the tension on the chai... Read more »

Blackstone single flywheel 50 HP diesel circa 1950

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I have had this engine since the middle 70s and I found it in Abu Dhabi. I shipped it home and recently exhibited it in Norfolk, where it attracted quite a lot of attention. I am approaching... Read more »

Howard Terrier Cultivator manual?

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I yave just aquired a Howard Terier Cultivator with no details. Wondering if any 1 may have manual , pics on it. It was manufactured in Australia and has the Howard L motor 4.5 HP I believe ##------... Read more »

How old is my coburn C6b engine petrol only

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

Metrogas for sale

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While looking for Delco-light info on 'arcs & sparks' website I came across this:- http://www.enginads.com/lilengin.cgi?read=3194 ISTR it being on the cover of SEM some years ago. looks like a good f... Read more »

Deutz Magirus F1L-208D single cyl aircooled @7hp, parts source?

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Deutz Canada and Deutz USA don't list parts for this engine. We're using it for powering a ham Radio Repeatersite in BC Canada, would like to find components for the optional intake manifold 12 volt... Read more »

Old CAV injector tester

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I've got an old style CAV injector tester, the type with a standard fuel pump, hand lever, & standard filter on top as a reservoir. I haven't used it for few years, it's kicking around on the floor,... Read more »

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