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Bill the Balancer BLYDENSTEIN DEVELOPMENTS 617X

Mid week Update…

This morning like every morning this week I have attempted to get work on the GT done, but as a side show I dropped by Comma Plating in Coventry to drop off a load of parts to be Zinc plated for the cut away engine. Two years ago the engine...

2300 for Dan

Slant four for Somerset (part 2)

This morning I dropped off the rest of the moving parts of the slant four engine at the balancers, within a couple of hours I had collected everything and back home happy as anything. Take a Bedford CF crankshaft thats a bit worn, and get it ground (in this case...

NTD890C

Friday end of week

Here are the parts I collected this morning, ready to use in the re-assembly of the 1159cc fast engine. The crank has been machined to match the new bearings, and also balanced, you can just see the machining at either end of the crank. The pistons have already been fitted...

On Balance I am good

Today I popped back over the farm where the balancers are, we swapped some cash for bits and I now have the bottom end of the engine all balanced and ground for bearings, I dropped the crank pistons and conrods off at the machine shop, where they will wash the...

2300cc

Busy Morning

This morning I was up early to pay a visit to the engine balancers. they are a few miles away from me, but nothing that doesn’t take 30 minutes, they are on a farm and I would never of found them in a million years had it not been for...