Exhaust

September 15, 2018 0

Gases ejected from an engine as waste products are transported away from the engine using an exhaust system. The main features that must be considered are: Acoustic design – Acoustic Ducts, Acoustic Filter Elements (eg [more…]

Transitional Engine – Conrod

September 9, 2018 0

This Transitional Engine has a two-piece crank design with a slider. This is traditional steam engine design. As this is meant to be an engine that has started life as a steam engine I thought [more…]

Phosphor Bronze

September 3, 2018 0

An alloy of copper with 3.5 to 10% of tin and a significant phosphorus content of up to 1%. PB1 is a continuously cast product used for machined components washers and bushes. PB2 This has [more…]

Transitional Engine – Cams

September 2, 2018 0

I’m struggling with the cam design on this transitional engine. My original thought was around machining this camshaft block that bolts down to the I-beam and two cams hang over the side of the engine [more…]

Vital Bond

August 27, 2018 0

This is a thick super glue designed to be use with porous materials such as woods and for gap filling. I tried this on some metal parts where I wanted to ensure the glue covered [more…]