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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 »

Petter A1 Starting Handle


May 31, 2018, 7:59 pm

I have just purchased a Petter A1 to restore, but there is no starting handle. Having looked online it looks like this model is started from the non-flywheel end which has a 1 1/8 - 1 1/4 inch shaft... Read more »

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Petter A dates

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Gentlemen I have been out spending some more of my kids inherittance and came home with a nice little Petter A11 . I was trying to find the date of manufacture for this lump here http://www.oldengine... Read more »

Lister CS head bolt torque

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Does anyone have a figure for the torque that the large and small cylinder head hold down nuts should be tightened down to, on a Lister CS 5/1 Is there a recommended order of tightening? Thanks in ad... Read more »

Villiers Atco mower engines

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I aquired a 2 stroke villiers off a scrap mower, it looked cute ! can any one help with some problems re-suscitating it ? It's got these numbers on it M1512B. R52 A52. 1. It has no HT lead, how doe... Read more »

Bradford Gas Engines Co Enclosed Crank 2.5 Hp

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Gentlemen, Please can anybody suggest a source of piston rings, specifically an oil ring for above engine as I have just broke mine. Martin P -- http://community.webshots.com/user/campingstoveman Wh... Read more »

Engine Insurance Scheme

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The UK Stationary Engine Forum operates a Public Liability scheme for its members, insured through NFU Mutual. Cover is 5 million, costs is 3 per year, January to December. http://www.stationary-en... Read more »

Bamford EG1 Restoration

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Eventually managed to find the time to start the restoration of my rusty old Bamford EG1. As I was stripping off many years of crud and old flaky paint I noticed that the casting had been filled with... Read more »

Bamford EV1/EG1 Valve Timing

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I have sent this request for info to several engine sites in the UK as well. Is there an expert that knows about BAMFORD EV1 and EG1 vertical engines? I have one of each of these engines and I have r... Read more »

Manual for a Brierley ZM25 / 32/ 50 drill grinder.

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Manual for a Brierley ZM25 / 32/ 50 drill grinder. Looking for a manual or copy of for a Brierley ZM25 / 32/ 50 drill grinder. Also looking for info on the cams for this machine for doing special dr... Read more »

bamford EG1

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hello all, i bought a new engine yesterday -a bamford , the fuel tank is fairly rusted and i was just wondering does anyone know where i could get one at a resonable price? i am also looking for a '... Read more »

Warsop Rammer

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It seems two people though this item was to good to miss and were prepared to pay what I would say was way over the odds. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ih=008&item=180036232288&rd=... Read more »

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