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Post  rsv1cox Fri Nov 18, 2022 3:55 pm

Seriously it's taken me a day to get this far outside of lunch, gabbing here, and a nap that I couldn't take because I wanted to get on with this thing.

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ebay. Nasty, engine locked, castor goo in and out. Berrymans - whole thing.

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Post  NEW222 Fri Nov 18, 2022 9:49 pm

A nice start to another great restoration.....
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Post  getback Sat Nov 19, 2022 8:08 am

A days work and Oh oh I know what that means.  Part one Images14 Good to see you got one to give you some challenge !!
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Post  rsv1cox Sat Nov 19, 2022 2:46 pm

Part two.  The Oh, oh part.

After removing the engine, heating it a bit and a drop of light oil in the ports I tried to turn the wheel.  Groaned to a slow turn it suddenly stopped.  Hard stop.  Turned it in the other direction, another hard stop.  Know that, been there.  Broken or disconnected connecting rod.  

Disassembled it and yes, the collar had come off the piston.  Perhaps by someone (PO) tried turning the wheel against the top fused piston dragging the collar off.  A combination of tubing and a brass drift reattached it.  Chances of staying put. Don't know, but it did not go back on easy.

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All four brass bushings had to come out, cleaned and secured with 560. Now riding on a cleaned axle they turn freely.

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Does have some warts. Came without the red collars on the axles. Had to improvise, O rings on the back plus clear tubing, robbed a collar off the spare engine and put it on the front. O rings actually hold the two halves together.

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Post  rdw777 Sat Nov 19, 2022 4:09 pm

Nice save on the old car Bob…. Photo log tells a good story….Someone had a lot of fun with it by the patina it was left with….How are the tires on something that old?…. Old and hard or think they could stand a run?
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Post  rsv1cox Sat Nov 19, 2022 6:05 pm

rdw777 wrote:Nice save on the old car Bob…. Photo log tells a good story….Someone had a lot of fun with it by the patina it was left with….How are the tires on something that old?…. Old and hard or think they could stand a run?

They are pretty hard, but have nice tread. Check out how worn the tire is on my spare engine. Bald would be kind. Yes, they would run a circle quite well.

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Post  fredvon4 Sat Nov 19, 2022 7:13 pm

Yet another chance to leave a slimy castor goo circle on your pristine asphalt drive way

Looking forward to the video

Great photo essay Bob


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Post  rsv1cox Sun Nov 20, 2022 8:41 am

Thanks Fred, The last one I ran out there was the .049 Tri Motor leaving it's spot. Fueled it up again and something came up. So I stuck tooth picks in the vents and closed the piston hoping it wouldn't gum up. It's still that way. Probably going to disassemble and clean again before a nother try.

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Post  cstatman Mon Nov 21, 2022 10:51 am

Sir,

you have neglected to post photo of the lunch you mentioned!

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Post  rsv1cox Mon Nov 21, 2022 12:48 pm

cstatman wrote:Sir,

you have neglected to post photo of the lunch you mentioned!  

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6 prunes, 1 apple cut up, 1 slice sandwich ham, a dozen grapes, topped off with bagged salad covered in Ranch dressing.  Desert a Hersheys bar, Reese's peanut butter cup, and a glass of milk.  Makes up for all that healthy stuff............  Smile

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