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by Markus
Thu May 23, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Oil holes for wrist pin
Replies: 2
Views: 650

Oil holes for wrist pin

Hello, i have aluminium pistons which didn't have oil holes drilled for the wrist pin in my 26 Roadster. Can someone please post a picture with the aluminium piston with the oil holes drilled? I am interested in the location of the hole, the number of holes and the diameter. My intention is to drill...
by Markus
Tue May 14, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Question on Piston Ring Gap
Replies: 9
Views: 1354

Re: Question on Piston Ring Gap

Hi together,

Does anyone have an idea for this topic????
by Markus
Tue May 14, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Piston pin clamp
Replies: 13
Views: 1607

Re: Piston pin clamp

Hi Kerry,

do you have any further information for this topic?
by Markus
Mon May 13, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Piston pin clamp
Replies: 13
Views: 1607

Re: Piston pin clamp

Yes, that will work. But 25 ft-lb is also ok. Do not overtighten.
At my actual project i do the same.
Lockwasher.jpg
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When you tighten that screw. DO NOT clamp the rod in the Vice. Use a Pin who fits in the Piston Pin.

Like this:
torque wrench.jpg
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by Markus
Mon May 13, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Question on Piston Ring Gap
Replies: 9
Views: 1354

Re: Question on Piston Ring Gap

Yes, there is an outside oil line.
outside oil line.jpg
by Markus
Mon May 13, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Piston pin clamp
Replies: 13
Views: 1607

Re: Piston pin clamp

Hello Mel,
i start with a torque from 25 ft-lb when the hole is than in the correct position for the cotter pin, than thats it.

Markus
by Markus
Mon May 13, 2019 6:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Question on Piston Ring Gap
Replies: 9
Views: 1354

Re: Question on Piston Ring Gap

Thanks for the answers. I want to explain, why i asked the question: I got a complete rebuild motor. I put the motor in a teststand to run the motor to see that the motor is running fine. After about 10 minutes run (motor is running fine), i removed the sparkplugs. The sparkplug from the first cylin...
by Markus
Fri May 10, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Question on Piston Ring Gap
Replies: 9
Views: 1354

Question on Piston Ring Gap

Hello together, I use Aluminium Pistons in my 26 Roadster with .040 oversize and the Grand Rings for Aluminium Pistons .040. The standard Gap for the rings is 0.004-inch per inch of diameter of the cylinder. That means 0.004 x 3.790 = 0,015. My question is now, what is the maximum accept gap for thi...
by Markus
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1926 Ford Model T
Replies: 18
Views: 2528

Re: 1926 Ford Model T

Hi Patrick,
very nice car. You bought it right now?
When you need some help, i can assist you. I live near KTown (Kaiserslautern) in Germany.

Markus