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Forum: Stuart-Turner Yesterday, 11:45 PM
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Posted By nickh
And I always tend to think of the 'Bowser'...

And I always tend to think of the 'Bowser' engines as they probably the most common use of the 'X' spec. Actually indicates the higher speed version with skinny flywheel doesn't it?


NHH
Forum: Stuart-Turner Yesterday, 10:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 225
Posted By nickh
Yep, super new 'smart' feature from ebay where if...

Yep, super new 'smart' feature from ebay where if you link to a completed listing, it shows you something else it thinks you might like instead.

Rad cooled bit not a P5XC - probably a generator...
Forum: Diesel Engine Section Yesterday, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 286
Posted By nickh
Rather a handsome brute - bit like the later...

Rather a handsome brute - bit like the later horizontal Blackstone diesels.

NHH
Forum: Events / Rallies General Yesterday, 02:33 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Run by the same organisation? Perhaps I'm...

Run by the same organisation?

Perhaps I'm reading too much in to it, but I wish people wouldn't make changes to things without explanation.

EDIT; Web site links to newly named FB page too...
Forum: Events / Rallies General Yesterday, 02:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
So why yesterday's name change of one of the...

So why yesterday's name change of one of the groups from "1000 engine rally" to "Five Counties Vintage Machinery Organisation Ltd Vintage Engine Rally" then? I assumed that it was a recognition that...
Forum: Events / Rallies General Yesterday, 11:29 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Ah - that is daft then! :shocked: NHH

Ah - that is daft then! :shocked:

NHH
Forum: Events / Rallies General Yesterday, 11:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
I don't think you can lay the blame for that one...

I don't think you can lay the blame for that one at the feet of the rally organisers (if of course that was the implication) - I believe anyone can set up a page pretty easily resulting in the...
Forum: Restorations Section Yesterday, 10:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 674
Posted By nickh
I think a well executed 'pseudo portable' can...

I think a well executed 'pseudo portable' can look fine and if it means an engine gets out and about for the enjoyment of us spectators rather than sitting in a shed somewhere, that's all to the...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 21-06-18, 08:41 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
In typical facebook fashion, there appears to be...

In typical facebook fashion, there appears to be several similar groups / pages, including the one which has just now changed its name.
...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 21-06-18, 08:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Perhaps someone is listening to you Putt Putt -...

Perhaps someone is listening to you Putt Putt - name of facebook page has just been changed from 1000 engine rally to Five Counties Vintage Machinery Organisation Ltd Vintage Engine Rally!

NHH
Forum: Restorations Section 21-06-18, 04:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 674
Posted By nickh
Will you miss the wife and kids? NHH

Will you miss the wife and kids?

NHH
Forum: Events / Rallies General 21-06-18, 04:25 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Felt very special the first few times I went,...

Felt very special the first few times I went, starting (I think) with the last one at Tatton park. Was definitely a two day job just to get round the engine pens let alone anything else and there...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 19-06-18, 11:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Cheers, bit of a mystery then. NHH

Cheers, bit of a mystery then.

NHH
Forum: Events / Rallies General 19-06-18, 10:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Thanks for that Pete, still no shortage of...

Thanks for that Pete, still no shortage of interesting engines to look at then.

Anyone know what the beasty at 13:40 is? I thought Beilfuss at first but it's not quite like the one in BYB.
...
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 19-06-18, 07:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By nickh
Could be direct drive from description of...

Could be direct drive from description of 'Hi-Lift' truck http://www.stationary-engine.net/forum/showpost.php?p=408930&postcount=2

NHH
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 19-06-18, 05:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By nickh
Drive to the scissor lift? NHH

Drive to the scissor lift?


NHH
Forum: Events / Rallies General 19-06-18, 05:02 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
To me the really sad thing is last year most...

To me the really sad thing is last year most seemed to agree that after a few 'duds' it was heading back in the right direction but going by the bulk of the comments below, that good work appears to...
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 19-06-18, 01:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By nickh
Looking good, have you investigated the...

Looking good, have you investigated the lubrication system to confirm or otherwise that those fittings are indeed flow and return for a dry sump system?

NHH
Forum: Events / Rallies General 18-06-18, 08:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,739
Posted By nickh
Someone posted six pages of engine pics from the...

Someone posted six pages of engine pics from the '1000' yesterday - of course in typical facebook fashion, I can't find them now!


NHH
Forum: Pumps 18-06-18, 07:07 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,113
Posted By nickh
They have clearly forgotten who got them where...

They have clearly forgotten who got them where they are today.

As a buyer I absolutely agree - used to be quite proud of my 100% record but now it is meaningless.

NHH
Forum: Pumps 17-06-18, 08:26 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,113
Posted By nickh
Exactly what puts me off selling on ebay - I have...

Exactly what puts me off selling on ebay - I have a limited amount of 'me time' and I don't want to waste it dealing with self-inflicted aggro!


NHH
Forum: Restorations Section 15-06-18, 07:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,956
Posted By nickh
Coming together very nicely. By the way, I'm...

Coming together very nicely.

By the way, I'm pretty sure there was a similar spring clip locking arrangement on the track rod ends of my father's 1925 Delage - must be a French thing!

NHH
Forum: Restorations Section 15-06-18, 07:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,956
Posted By nickh
Duplicated post

Duplicated post
Forum: General Issues 14-06-18, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By nickh
Err, my first port of call would be IF for a copy...

Err, my first port of call would be IF for a copy of the manual!

NHH
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 13-06-18, 11:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 635
Posted By nickh
Plain bearings like its motorcycle counterpart...

Plain bearings like its motorcycle counterpart but many subsequent models were rolling element - have to read up on EW.

NHH
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