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by Steeleye
Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:25 pm
Forum: WD8
Topic: WD8 won't start
Replies: 1
Views: 919

Re: WD8 won't start

It sounds like you have a timing problem. Check that the impulse fires at the correct position of the flywheel...................Cheers Phil
by Steeleye
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:58 am
Forum: For Sale & Wanted
Topic: Unknown engines
Replies: 1
Views: 1503

Re: Unknown engines

Photos would be of great assistance. I'm downunder in Australia where the prices are so radically different to those of Europe or South Africa. However this site has members from all over the planet and I'm sure that someone will be able help you if you posted some pictures of what you have............
by Steeleye
Sun Jun 02, 2013 2:51 pm
Forum: Events & Rallies
Topic: Wings and Wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 2387

Re: Wings and Wheels

Hi all This years Wings and Wheels has just been and gone
by Steeleye
Sun Jun 02, 2013 2:26 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member.
Replies: 2
Views: 979

Re: New member.

Welcome and great to have you aboard Dan
....Phil
by Steeleye
Tue Mar 05, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: WD8
Topic: W8 Magneto
Replies: 2
Views: 1284

Re: W8 Magneto

The magneto is an impulse type. At low turning speed it is spring loaded. When it fires it produces a good spark so you dont have to crank like crazy to start the engine. Just a couple of turns over compression should be fine :o
by Steeleye
Tue Nov 13, 2012 1:39 pm
Forum: For Sale & Wanted
Topic: Moving overseas
Replies: 3
Views: 2466

Re: Moving overseas

Gee Richard and I would have a field-day if we could buy engines at those prices around here down-under. All the best for the move....... cheers Phil
by Steeleye
Wed Oct 03, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Events & Rallies
Topic: Engine rally at Maryborough Qld
Replies: 1
Views: 1284

Engine rally at Maryborough Qld

Weekend of October 20-21 there is an engine rally at Tinana in Maryborough if anyone local enough is interested to come along and have a great time. Very relaxed atmosphere.....cheers Phil
by Steeleye
Tue Jul 10, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: My Wolseley
Topic: Wolseley Air Cooled
Replies: 3
Views: 2470

Re: Wolseley Air Cooled

Gday Richard . How's work progressing on this project? Any pictures of work so far?..............cheers Phil
by Steeleye
Fri Jul 06, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: Events & Rallies
Topic: Biloela rally
Replies: 1
Views: 935

Biloela rally

Greetings one and all. The QLD state rally is being held in Biloela this year 20,21and22 July. Hope to see some of you there. .....cheers Phil
by Steeleye
Sat Jun 02, 2012 10:19 pm
Forum: Events & Rallies
Topic: Wings and Wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 2387

Re: Wings and Wheels

Here is a quick Youtube link...... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rav3MwxYGRU The rain on the few days previous kept a lot away. The jet is a MIG15 on its final display before retirement and will go on static display at Old Station.(end of life airframe hours) I like the guy bending over to hear my ...