76 Westy

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Six Volt
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by Six Volt » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:14 pm

I'd say its medium-well "flat" chicken wings, but what do I know?
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by Flamingo » Tue Jan 10, 2017 1:19 pm

Anyone who thinks an upright is prettier than this...is an idiot. I'd hang this engine over the fireplace mantle, if I had one. Absolutely beautiful!
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by Marla » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:33 am

That looks amazing Craig. When will it be in the bus and running? Can't wait to see it in action.
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by chuckspence » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:28 am

No hurries yet.... I was instructed to have it ready for Mohican...

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Re: 76 Westy

Post by CraigOnTheBoat » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:03 pm

Hopefully a little sooner. I have the canvas to replace :)
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by chuckspence » Sat Feb 25, 2017 5:58 pm

And the hits just keep on coming...
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by chuckspence » Sat Feb 25, 2017 6:14 pm

(sorry NICKALLCAPS I ran out of green paint)
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by chuckspence » Sat Feb 25, 2017 6:27 pm

Case stud/nut with sealant, I use Indian Head shellac sealant https://www.permatex.com/products/gaske ... -compound/ but just about any sealant will work (except teflon pipe dope)
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by chuckspence » Sat Feb 25, 2017 6:47 pm

Pump & a few other items installed...
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Re: 76 Westy

Post by chuckspence » Sat Feb 25, 2017 7:08 pm

Engine bearer,motor mounts, F&U pipes,heat exchangers...
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