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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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Lister LT1 Question

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Hello, I was using the website http://www.oldengine.org/members/diesel/technical/Dating5.htm to try and I.D. a LT1 engine that a relative of mine owns. Although I was able to figure out some of it, ... Read more »

National Engines

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I have recently purchased a property that came with a National B (I think) Series engine. I am trying to obtain as much information as possible regarding the engine before delving into the tool box. ... Read more »

Rolls-Royce Diesels

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

Where to buy TetraBoost lead replacement additive?

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Hi folks, I want to buy a bottle of TetraBoost lead replacement additive. Apparently this stuff is real tetra-ethyl lead: http://tetraboost.com/ The problem is, they only sell it in boxes of 8 x 945... Read more »

A1 petter engine

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I have a petter A1 stationary and there is no spark. What could be wrong (I have changed the spark plug). Read more »

Villiers W-XII

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Spent Thursday tinkering with my recent Ebay purchase WAH358. As I mentioned before, the carb was missing when I bought the engine as it had apparently been 'work in progress' when the vendor's fathe... Read more »

Ruston Hornsby APR

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I have just been round to pick up my xmas present early, it`s a RH 2 3/4 APR of 1932 vintage. It has had a bit of work done to it , but unfortunately there are a couple of bits that are either missin... Read more »

Coborn Engines

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Bought a bundle of engine manuals lately, including one for Coborn engines C3 and C6, apparently printed by K&L Steelfounders and Engineers Ltd, Letchworth. Anyone enlighten me ? Or should I just fil... Read more »

stationary engine exhibit log sheet

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hello lads , just wondering could you tell me when the log sheet comes out in the magazine or also -if you order a back issue that says it comes with one ,do you still get one? thanks a... Read more »

(noddy) question about governors

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Silly question time, but I had the little single-cylinder 4-stroke B+S engine from our mower in bits the other day (so it was stationary at the time ;) and it has a mechanical governor mechanism link... Read more »

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