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Hawker Siddeley / Electric Construction Schematics

October 17, 2020, 7:09 pm

I don?t know if anyone can point me in the right direction. We have a 1983 Lister ST1 engine with a Electric Construction Limited / Hawker Siddeley generator. The latter needs some TLC and we?re look... Read more »

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 »

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villiers MK 12HS

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Hi folks, I`ve just bought myself a little Villiers MK 12 HS engine, Does anyone know if there is some way of dating the engine? ie. web site or books, and where could I get a manual for it, for sett... Read more »

Pulley removal

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There is a pulley on the shaft of my Lister D that I have to remove before I can get the flywheel of. I had to drill the screw out that retains it but I still can get the thing to move. I don't have ... Read more »

Lister 27/3 Generator

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At work, a 1945 Lister engined 230v single phase generator which has been a reserve power source, is now no longer required. I believe it has been run once in the last five years and is in working or... 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 »

EEC 80 Watt Charging set.

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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 »

Scammell fire pump

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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 »

Petter PH1 smoky

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I have a Petter PH1 on a dumper, rated at 6.8bhp @ 2000rpm. I have just had it rebored +20, ground the valves in and fitted a new injector nozzle (set at 800bar). It has run about 5 hours since and i... Read more »

Petter AC1 spares

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I've an 'ornery Petter AC1 powered genny which has lost compression and is leaking oil down the side. I hope it's just the head gasket gone. Where can I get spares for this, tried the lister-petter w... Read more »

Bosch type 22 magneto needed

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Greetings BOSCH TYPE 22 MAGNETO NEEDED. I wonder if anyone has a Bosch Type 22 magneto for sale. My lister N needs one. The sad story is that during the restoration I sent my type 22 off... Read more »

Villiers MK10/Mayfield scythe

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Hello more stationary chums! I'm looking for a source of parts, petrol tap is leaking - I think it needs a cork washer. Also want to make it draw a steerable trailer to transport me and garden cargo... Read more »

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