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Forum: The Workshop 22-05-18, 10:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 639
Posted By chrismac
Nice to see the extraction system is close to...

Nice to see the extraction system is close to hand too:whistle:

Chris
Forum: The Workshop 20-05-18, 09:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 639
Posted By chrismac
I am away from home and trying to reply on my...

I am away from home and trying to reply on my phone which is not easy, crossed wires here, yes I agree HSE never provided training but set out the abrasive wheel regulations, I have had employer...
Forum: The Workshop 20-05-18, 04:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 639
Posted By chrismac
Are they HS&E shifting the responsibility onto...

Are they HS&E shifting the responsibility onto the employers train their employees on the specific equipment in their workshop, since the abrasive wheels training is/has been replaced since a few...
Forum: Engine-Specific Forum Sections 17-05-18, 12:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 484
Posted By chrismac
Tell me about it, If I really want something...

Tell me about it, If I really want something large/pallet size its costs generally in the region of 100 to get it shipped,

I bought an item of ebay the other week, cost me 30, 60 to get it...
Forum: General Issues 04-05-18, 09:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By chrismac
As above, time is as important as the paint,...

As above, time is as important as the paint, weeks of curing required before fuel goes anywhere near it.

Chris
Forum: General Issues 03-05-18, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By chrismac
Interesting, on my EV 4 I went for the wico with...

Interesting, on my EV 4 I went for the wico with impulse, (not easy to come across) I also believe due to the fact some of the mags were on their side on the smaller engines the internal oiler part...
Forum: Engine-Specific Forum Sections 11-04-18, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By chrismac
Phew, thats a relief the information was correct,...

Phew, thats a relief the information was correct, it was a few years ago I also asked for some help with my start o matic dating/history, just I could just not quite remember 100%.

Chris
Forum: Engine-Specific Forum Sections 11-04-18, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By chrismac
I believe some records were destroyed in a fire,...

I believe some records were destroyed in a fire, I think the CS information/history was lost,

I could stand to be corrected on this though,

Chris
Forum: Pumps 09-04-18, 09:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By chrismac
Please excuse my ignorance but what have they...

Please excuse my ignorance but what have they done?

Chris
Forum: Member's Vehicles 29-03-18, 10:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 762
Posted By chrismac
With knowing nothing about Nissian X-trails and...

With knowing nothing about Nissian X-trails and their keys, I take it they dont need the chip programmed to the ignition, I had a simmilar experiance with an old passat I had,

I could programe...
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 18-03-18, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By chrismac
Good luck in finding a Carb, theyare few and far...

Good luck in finding a Carb, theyare few and far between, they do come up now and again though on ebay. I paid over 50 for mine a few years back.

Chris
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 17-03-18, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By chrismac
They certainly are meaty lumps, the book I have...

They certainly are meaty lumps, the book I have does have them listed as high pressure pumps,

Chris
Forum: Petrol Engine Section 16-03-18, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 307
Posted By chrismac
I had one of those, the valve seals on mine were...

I had one of those, the valve seals on mine were pushed through the disc with the holes in it, it must have seen a fair bit of pressure in its day, I just replaced them (4 from memory) with thick...
Forum: Lister D & F 01-03-18, 10:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By chrismac
Going by this link,...

Going by this link, http://www.stationaryengine.org/lister_dating3.html

I make it 1942/3 more probably 1942 as if you look in the D & F section you can see the date and the number which started...
Forum: The Workshop 20-02-18, 12:37 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,246
Posted By chrismac
While passing through the photos, I did wonder...

While passing through the photos, I did wonder what you were doing with the stilson, until I noticed it was your magnetic chuck:whistle:

I should have read the text above the photo,

Chris
Forum: Hot Air / Stirling Engines 19-02-18, 08:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,622
Posted By chrismac
Very nice, Chris

Very nice,

Chris
Forum: Lister D & F 17-02-18, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By chrismac
Could you drill and re-tap it next size up,...

Could you drill and re-tap it next size up, leaving the bung in place? fitting a reducer then when done, they are never good to work with in my experiance I leave them well alone,

Failing that...
Forum: Restorations Section 15-02-18, 01:50 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,381
Posted By chrismac
Your spot on, I would have had the trolley made...

Your spot on, I would have had the trolley made by now, not to your standard of course. :cheers:

Chris
Forum: Restorations Section 15-02-18, 10:55 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,381
Posted By chrismac
I think Lister123 is going to be making a steel...

I think Lister123 is going to be making a steel trolley by the looks of this thread:whistle:

Chris
Forum: General Issues 07-02-18, 09:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By chrismac
I had one that was not working, I dug/melted out...

I had one that was not working, I dug/melted out the black insulation found the broken wire, resoldered it back together again and away it went, I was fair pleased with my self.:yahoo:

Remelted...
Forum: General Issues 01-02-18, 11:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By chrismac
Time, and dont rush it, right or wrong the...

Time, and dont rush it, right or wrong the technique I use is to let them soak for days first, rub with a wire brush to try to remove as much rust as possible, then gently tap with the back of the...
Forum: Towing & Trailers 31-01-18, 11:08 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 24,797
Posted By chrismac
I believe if the trailer was made prior to a...

I believe if the trailer was made prior to a certain date, that date I am not sure about, then it was legal and did not require plating, things might have moved on in the last few years though,
...
Forum: Restorations Section 31-01-18, 09:02 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,381
Posted By chrismac
Thanks Neil, I will suss that out some time. ...

Thanks Neil, I will suss that out some time.

Chris
Forum: Restorations Section 30-01-18, 11:17 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,381
Posted By chrismac
See this link, ...

See this link,

http://www.stationary-engine.net/forum/showthread.php?t=7902&highlight=trolley+build

I hope the photos work for you, I cant see them although have looked in the past at the...
Forum: Member's Vehicles 24-01-18, 10:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,634
Posted By chrismac
A friend at work has a 06 plate, 407 sw, 1.6 hdi,...

A friend at work has a 06 plate, 407 sw, 1.6 hdi, apart from the electrical germlins, yes he also has the warning about particulate filter level low, what get added and where do you know Pete?

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