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Wipac Cj magneto drive gear

May 10, 2017, 9:38 pm

Hi, I've recently acquired my first stationary engine, a 1949 Ruston pt. The magneto it came fitted with is a Wipac cj,seems to be missing a part (gear)to drive the mag.....any help , and advice wher... Read more »

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 »

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The best rated discussions

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 »

Vesconite? rating: 5

=== Unable to find the specified Oilite bushes locally for the Bremen Walking Beam Stirling engine I am building, I am looking at machining some from Vesconite rod, see http://www.vesco.com.au Bushe... Read more »

Charging set lightweight 80 Watts rating: 5

Hi all, Can anyone please give advice on fine tuning and using this small wartime 4-stroke 12 Volt charging sets. I have two of these (one made by DK Ltd and one by EP & Co Ltd) to be used for their... 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 »

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 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 »

Petter PH1 Oil Leak rating: 5

I have a dumper truck with a Petter PH1 engine. The engine runs fine (if a little smoky), but last time I had it running it was throwing lots of oil out of a hole in the casing between the engine an... 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 »

Repair or scrap an engine? rating: 5

Reading the post on another group about magneto rewinds prompted some thoughts. While I cannot add a great deal to the magneto discussion, I do find the question of engine value v rebuild cost intere... Read more »

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