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Post by mike d on Sat Feb 25 2012, 09:10

matt86_wd2 wrote:mike you need to tell mark to fix that roller on the winch out .... he will loose it soon enough Laughing Laughing

its all time and money mate..
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Post by matt86 on Sat Feb 25 2012, 10:35

We all know that , can be hard for us youngsters never mind some of the older generation ....

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Post by mike d on Sat Feb 25 2012, 14:28

ah yes but you young and fit buggers can go to work and earn the money feller...
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Post by mike d on Sun Feb 26 2012, 22:47

had the sun shine engine running today..only briefly as its dot a major fuel leak from the fuel pipe from the tank to the carb,so ive taken it off and will get a new one made tomorrow.so hopefully it should be up and running tomorrow and if i can figure out how to do it i will put a video on here of it...
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Post by matt86 on Sun Feb 26 2012, 22:52

mike d wrote:had the sun shine engine running today..only briefly as its dot a major fuel leak from the fuel pipe from the tank to the carb,so ive taken it off and will get a new one made tomorrow.so hopefully it should be up and running tomorrow and if i can figure out how to do it i will put a video on here of it...
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Thats good news mate ... taking it to your mate are you ?

once the pipes fixed get it running for a while and do a video . If you get stuck give me a ring and i will guide you through it .

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Post by Statman on Sun Feb 26 2012, 23:43

Nice one buh!!

Did you see the spare rubber washers for the diaphram pump on the water tank?

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Post by mike d on Sun Feb 26 2012, 23:48

Statman wrote:Nice one buh!!

Did you see the spare rubber washers for the diaphragm pump on the water tank?

Adam

yes Adam i did,but im leaving them there till i can get it running and fill it with water and let the tape get hot,as my son started to pull the tape off and the paint started to come with it.so i fugue get the hopper warmed up and the tape should get soft and peel off ok....
have you any idea what colour red the engine has been painted with??????
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Post by mike d on Sun Feb 26 2012, 23:48

Statman wrote:Nice one buh!!

Did you see the spare rubber washers for the diaphragm pump on the water tank?

Adam

yes Adam i did,but im leaving them there till i can get it running and fill it with water and let the tape get hot,as my son started to pull the tape off and the paint started to come with it.so i fugue get the hopper warmed up and the tape should get soft and peel off ok....
have you any idea what colour red the engine has been painted with??????
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Post by Statman on Sun Feb 26 2012, 23:50

Ah ryt,

Im going to guess International Red,

That tank is either a old extingisher or gas bottle

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Post by mike d on Sun Feb 26 2012, 23:56

isn't it how mike bought it in from Australia then?????
i was told it was all original??????
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Post by Statman on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:08

Well it is origanal engine but with a new water tank to save on space, if u see any of his engines he always has the same tank setups

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Post by Statman on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:10

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwg4DQsD-7o&feature=g-upl&context=G24aba44AUAAAAAABNAA

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Post by mike d on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:14

ah i see..who's the doggy feller walking around with his hands in his pocket????? looks familiar...
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Post by Statman on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:16

Lol! What Jon or Mike?

Haha


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Post by mike d on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:24

no little john..mikes got some go in him to swing that CS over like that...
jesus it gave me back ache just watching him..lol.lol
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Post by Statman on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:27

That was 2 years ago, ive only knew him for a year then,

Those CS's are quite easy to start once the momentum is up

We had one with the startomatic flywheels that was a pig!

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Post by mike d on Mon Feb 27 2012, 00:32

yes we had on a few years back that got stolen,it was at a mates yard all in a trailer...
used it to light the yard up and some bugger took the lot away...
it used to belong to a fair ground ride back some time ago
oh well you live and learn... Mad Mad Mad Mad

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