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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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crossley 1040

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hello , just another update on my 1040 . as you already know , one of the flywheels came off handy enough ,but the other was stuck fast-with an ignorant key . well , me and my father tried heating it... 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 »

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 »

Heenan & Froude dyno Info

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Thanks to eric Brain, we have obtained some manuals and spares listings for the DPX-2 dynamometer that we have in storage. Later on we will get this scanned and up onto the webstire, I don't think Re... Read more »

Tom Senior?

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I am trying to get a history of Tom Senior engines, so far I have discovered almost nothing! My own engine is a Simplex 1/8th horsepower but I would like to know anything about the Marque. fred 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 »

Homelite generator

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I bought an interesting generator at the weekend from Matt the Sawyer (hi Matt ;o)) ) It is a 1944 ex-USAF battery charging set. It is fitted with suspension springs and sits on a rack-mounting platf... Read more »

Petter Panitin Chart

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Im in a little confusion fella's to know which color to paint my engine, as you know i have severl petters although jus recently ive seen several petter A's with there fly wheels and petrol tanks pai... 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 »

Crossley 1060 Open Crank for sale

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All, Anyone interested in a Crossley 1060 Open Crank ? I think complete except splash guard and has wrong fuel tank. Ready for restoration, although it may well run as is. Certainly in need of a pai... Read more »

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