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Forum: Restorations Section 16-08-18, 07:27 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Appletop
Probably be OK with that belt. Can always...

Probably be OK with that belt.

Can always lift the wobble box and loosen the plates until it clears if it does slip.
Forum: Restorations Section 15-08-18, 11:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 847
Posted By Appletop
Looks good does that. It should be able to...

Looks good does that.

It should be able to take it faster than that and also grind it finer.
Forum: The Workshop 28-07-18, 07:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,005
Posted By Appletop
Worst I had was a WD2 Wolserley that had been the...

Worst I had was a WD2 Wolserley that had been the base of a rockery for 30 years, that span off eventually.
Forum: The Workshop 27-07-18, 10:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,005
Posted By Appletop
No need to make a puller to remove a flywheel,...

No need to make a puller to remove a flywheel, I've been doing this lark for 40 years and never used a puller on a flywheel yet.
Forum: The Workshop 26-07-18, 08:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,005
Posted By Appletop
Undo inspection cover and remove, clean shaft...

Undo inspection cover and remove, clean shaft until spotlessly clean and oil, wedge 4x2 under crank web and rotate flywheel in whatever direction gives you most pleasure. Once flywheel has moved keep...
Forum: The Workshop 25-07-18, 10:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,005
Posted By Appletop
Holesaws to cut that thickness are easy to find,...

Holesaws to cut that thickness are easy to find, finding a drill that goes slow enough is the hard part! I expect it should be something like 220rpm on a hole that size and that's something most...
Forum: Restorations Section 24-07-18, 07:50 PM
Replies: 666
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Posted By Appletop
:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: Restorations Section 19-07-18, 07:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 847
Posted By Appletop
Nice mill by the way.

Nice mill by the way.
Forum: Restorations Section 19-07-18, 07:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 847
Posted By Appletop
It'll be fine as long as you don't hoss the grain...

It'll be fine as long as you don't hoss the grain in too hard.

Depending on how fine you want to grind I'd set the plates so they just miss with the handwheel, lock it off and add corn until you...
Forum: Restorations Section 19-07-18, 10:42 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,477
Posted By Appletop
I'll stick to the one I've got! Its up for...

I'll stick to the one I've got! Its up for serious money as well.

I wonder if I could have an APR as a display piece in the porch.........
Forum: Restorations Section 19-07-18, 08:29 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,477
Posted By Appletop
This engine is now up for sale in Diss not that...

This engine is now up for sale in Diss not that far from me!
Forum: Tanks, Taps, Pipes, Sheet Metal etc 17-07-18, 10:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 386
Posted By Appletop
For what a pain in the arse those taps are I'd be...

For what a pain in the arse those taps are I'd be looking for a normal lever off/on tap.
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 08:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 600
Posted By Appletop
Its not a milk churn, its a butter churn.....

Its not a milk churn, its a butter churn.....
Forum: Ignition Systems 15-07-18, 10:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By Appletop
You do. A very nice engine indeed. The Petter...

You do. A very nice engine indeed.
The Petter A1 is a very underrated engine and in my opinion a far superior engine to start off with.
Forum: Ignition Systems 15-07-18, 10:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By Appletop
You do. A very nice engine indeed. The Petter...

You do. A very nice engine indeed.
The Petter A1 is a very underrated engine and in my opinion a far superior engine to start off with.
Forum: Ignition Systems 14-07-18, 10:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By Appletop
Yes it is.

Yes it is.
Forum: Ignition Systems 14-07-18, 08:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By Appletop
As Martin said, a CJ. Good mag normally. On a...

As Martin said, a CJ. Good mag normally. On a good engine as well!
Forum: General Issues 13-07-18, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By Appletop
Water from a pond/well? Is it clean? Is it going...

Water from a pond/well? Is it clean? Is it going to a storage tank or out of a hose?
The Domestic would work, or a Lee Howl, Leo, in fact most piston pumps would be OK. If you are having problems...
Forum: Restorations Section 10-07-18, 02:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 847
Posted By Appletop
/\/\ agree with Martin, walk up and ask, farmers...

/\/\ agree with Martin, walk up and ask, farmers are a friendly lot in general when spoken to./\/\
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 27-06-18, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By Appletop
I've used Champion L86C in my Petters, they like...

I've used Champion L86C in my Petters, they like them.
Forum: Stuart-Turner 25-06-18, 09:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,262
Posted By Appletop
THAT is extremely nice! Like you say quite a mega...

THAT is extremely nice! Like you say quite a mega display but one worthy of keeping as a unit....
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 25-06-18, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 327
Posted By Appletop
Nice photos Dan, the blue M type looked...

Nice photos Dan, the blue M type looked different! Never thought about a blue one before.

On the subject of planes, we had the Spitfire, Lancaster and Hurricane do 3 laps over Palgrave rally the...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 22-06-18, 10:33 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,454
Posted By Appletop
Some do, so you fill it in and then nothing in...

Some do, so you fill it in and then nothing in the programme. Most rallies that still have a programme if you actually look at it it says bugger all. Strumpshaw the other week had Name, make, year...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 22-06-18, 12:30 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,454
Posted By Appletop
I'll be honest I was one of the worst people when...

I'll be honest I was one of the worst people when it came to this but in the last few rallies I have been to I've actually made a half arsed effort and sat at the computer and just punched something...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 22-06-18, 12:13 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,454
Posted By Appletop
We are, without a doubt our worst enemy.

We are, without a doubt our worst enemy.
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