Tagged: Dan

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...

2300 for Dan

Slant Four for Somerset

Yes hard to believe isn’t it, I am also building up the parts for a 2.3 slant four for a friend in Somerset. Like i dont need sleep actually…. So far I have had the old pistons taken off the conrods. These were plus 20 Low compression pistons, I know...

The Beast

Slant four 2300

Well today I finally took the plunge to do something with the old 2300 slant four engine thats been in the shed of plenty for some time now. Its off at the workshop having a rebore to plus 40 (as I have a set of High Compression pistons at plus...

Darth

Darth gets a new engine

This weekend was going to be a full on engines (note the multiple) out of cars and into other cars session, however I didn’t arrive at Dan’s till Saturday AM, and by that time the rest of the chaps had already got two engines out of the cars (one out...

Easter weekend update

Friday morning I drove on down to Somerset to help a friend fix / break / cut up / weld / (add your own action words here) some of his cars. I was a little dubious we would get the planned work done, but with a lot of effort we...