Tagged: Engine Build

Datsun(day) methanol engine

Long day today sat / stood in the back of workshop putting back together the old methanol L20B engine. It leaked a lot when it was in the car, but turned out the head...

TR6 (yet more)

Boring innit? But I do feel duty bound to document this engine build as the owner likes to know whats going on when he hears me shout from the shed. Tonight I re-checked the...

TR6 Rings

The replacement piston rings appeared today, so the rest of the pistons were assembled and fitted to the block, the Big ends are now all tightened down, so apart from fitting the oil pump...

Parts mistake

So, after raving the other day about how nice it was to have boxes and bags of brand new parts for the TR6, I now find the piston rings are all wrong. It was...

TR6 Crank

Well I have now seated the crank in place and dropped the Main bearing caps in. I re-tested the end float again, this time with the new Copper thrust bearings. Spot on still, so...

Move 850cc Triple engine rebuild

Tired long week

Its been a very long week so far, and I have struggled to get parts for things and find time after work to get other things done. But I am happy to report the...