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Restored Engines
« on: July 20, 2012, 07:33:56 PM »
I used to spend a little of my time restoring engines for people, ones that were old and worn out, or made and they couldn't get them to run, in which case, I usually fixed them up like new.

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Re: Restored Engines
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2012, 03:29:45 AM »
Here's the first Stuart engine, an S50, that I bought off eBay in poor condition, and stripped and painted. Before:


This was before I had a lathe, so I didn't do any machining of parts for this one. It runs pretty well, at least until you tighten the bolts holding the cylinder to the base  ;D