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by discodan
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: I.C. Engines
Topic: Interesting guys on YouTube
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Re: Interesting guys on YouTube

FKreider, that's what I figured they did. I see you are from Sturbridge. My wife grew up in Southbridge.
by discodan
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: I.C. Engines
Topic: Interesting guys on YouTube
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Re: Interesting guys on YouTube

They don't show that level of detail. Their videos are not meant to be a "how to" tutorial...unfortunately. I had the same question...how did they do that!
by discodan
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Tuckahoe Steam and Gas show this weekend - Easton, MD
Replies: 0
Views: 658

Tuckahoe Steam and Gas show this weekend - Easton, MD

The big steam and gas show is this weekend. I will be there tomorrow. Anyone else going?
by discodan
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: I.C. Engines
Topic: Interesting guys on YouTube
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Interesting guys on YouTube

Check these guys out. They are into hit and miss engines but I find what they are doing with Briggs and Statton single cylinder engines fascinating. They make multi-cylinder engines like 2 and 4 cylinder engines and a 3-cylinder radial. They also used one to make a hit and miss engine. Pretty intere...
by discodan
Mon May 27, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: FS: B&S model 587 12" vernier height gage
Replies: 2
Views: 2486

Re: FS: B&S model 587 12" vernier height gage

Would like to get this to someone who can use it. It is a high quality piece.
by discodan
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Auction finds
Replies: 5
Views: 2144

Re: Auction finds

Sorry if my post was not clear. The steady rest is for a 10" lathe because it measures 5 inches to the center of the work envelope. I have a 12x36 Craftsman, so I would have to adapt it to my machine. It is missing the screw on the top finger but that is an easy fix. It has also been broken and braz...