Tagged: crankshaft


Lean on me

I collected the 2300cc block this morning and the new pistons (on nice clean con rods now) for it, I shall be fitting them tomorrow, I need to sort the dowel pin out, (the one that helps the head locate on the block) As well as collecting this block I...


Cranks back

I got the crank back last night after it was reground, its perfect now, so I dropped into the 1159cc block, from where it came. As i have said in the past I wanted to rebuild this engine using as many of the old parts from it as possible including...

OHV engines

Crank grind 101

You know how it is you take a grank shaft to the workshop to get ground and he asks whats size, to avoid any confussion I actually supply the main and big end bearings. The mains are 0.030″ and the Big ends 0.020″. So collected the crank this morning from...