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PostPosted: Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spencerfvee. Thanks for your comment. Yes gas has come down in the UK to @ 1.13 / Litre (for diesel! - my daily driver is a TDI)
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 16, 2015 5:45 am    Post subject: Update Reply with quote

DRLAs are proving to be a squeeze. Some fan housing bashing required!!

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 18, 2015 2:27 am    Post subject: update Reply with quote

Two hours later and they fit Smile

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 9:21 am    Post subject: Update Reply with quote

Been a while since Ive updated this, so here is on the test stand ready for it's first start, once I get the correct number of shims for the generator pully:

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Ive fitted the plug wire since this shot!

I'll get some shot of the test stand I made from an engine stand and an old gearbox.....
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 5:38 am    Post subject: Re: My Big Bore '40hp' build Reply with quote

Test stand:
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The eagle eyed amongst you may have spotted I changed the fan housing for the earlier type to give more clearance on the carbs.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 4:28 pm    Post subject: Re: My Big Bore '40hp' build Reply with quote

Nice setup
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:57 am    Post subject: Re: My Big Bore '40hp' build Reply with quote

Now ready for run in:

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