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Post  lynnr on Thu 10 May 2018, 5:58 pm

No other damage done
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Post  lynnr on Thu 10 May 2018, 5:59 pm

Hi All

I have got the counterweights machined to match the new crank webs. SO tomorrow it should be start to resemble.
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Post  lynnr on Fri 11 May 2018, 11:54 am

Hi All

Well progress is being made. Not  a lot to show for 7 hours of activity over 3 days.

Counterweights now fitted. Machined the gaps a couple thou' under and jacked the weights on using the bolts to get a nice snug fit.




The I needed to fettle the keys for the eccentric cams and they are now fitted. Still need to align them once the crank is in place.



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Re: Lynn Robinson. Showman Scenic Part 2

Post  lynnr on Sat 12 May 2018, 12:22 pm

Another day and a bit more done.

Crank main bearings fettled and fitted. I even had to break out the engineering blue.



Missing a picture so will edit later.

Found it



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Post  atomenter on Sun 13 May 2018, 8:23 am

Lynn
How come none of your pictures are visible???
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Post  lynnr on Sun 13 May 2018, 8:45 am

Hi Tom.

There all visible to me.
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Post  lynnr on Sun 13 May 2018, 11:40 am

This mornings activities

Get the eccentrics squared up with the expansion links and fit the big ends to check alignment and non fouling. Everything is single bolted and just nipped up.



I will need new key steels for the waterpump gear and 3rd gear boss. Due to the original ones being a loose fit on the new crankshaft.
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Post  lynnr on Thu 31 May 2018, 11:13 am

Hi All

Well I do not know how I did it but I forgot to take any more pictures of the crank going back in. Must have been concentrating so much.

Well on to the roof refinishing project. Now that the temperature has got above 5C on a regular basis it is resin time. Hopefully this is the final coat. There is a few little bits of dust in it but I hope it is going to be fine once hardened.

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Post  lynnr on Fri 01 Jun 2018, 3:25 pm

Hi All

Well Crystal is almost fully back together. Couple small jobs to do then it will be first steam of the season.



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Post  LiveSteam on Fri 01 Jun 2018, 8:04 pm

lynnr wrote:

Couple small jobs to do then it will be first steam of the season.



Nice job, crumbs first steam of the season Shocked I'm only a week away from our 4th Rally of the season not too mention several local steaming seasons.

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Post  Mark the spark on Fri 01 Jun 2018, 9:28 pm

Hi Lynn
Are you going to castle Frazer in a couple of weeks?
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Post  lynnr on Fri 01 Jun 2018, 10:00 pm

Hi Mark

Due to finances and health. Both lacking. I have not booked any events this year. I was meant to be at Chipping last weekend but cancelled as the engine was not ready and not much change of me getting her ready in time. So for the time being I am keeping her fully dry and just pottering about with jobs when the body allows.
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Post  lynnr on Sat 02 Jun 2018, 4:11 pm

Seat frame serviced and painted.

Universal tow point. Can pull wagons on the normal engine pin or fit the 50mm ball and pin for towing other things.





All towing forces passed straight through to engine taw bracket. So very little strain on the seat or tender edge.
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Post  lynnr on Mon 04 Jun 2018, 4:31 pm

Cleaning in progress. Getting there



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Post  lynnr on Thu 28 Jun 2018, 1:27 pm

Crystal was out in the sun yesterday. Today was cleanup and maintenance.

Blistering heat

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The leftovers from Andy Holmes Welsh Dry steam Coal



Puppy dog found a cool spot.

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