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Forum: General Interest 09-26-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
two years ago I went through this process on my...

two years ago I went through this process on my project C&C33 1976. Needed to completely rebuild the stub tube and re-align everything form the prop skep forward to the V-drive. 1) as others have...
Forum: Troubleshooting 09-19-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,535
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
Thank you Don for your very quick response. ...

Thank you Don for your very quick response. Reassuring to know you don't find that slight magnetism indicates bad spring material.

Appears from reading that the cold forming and other methods...
Forum: Troubleshooting 09-18-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,535
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
Valve springs - Stainless?

Hi Don,
I just received the new springs for my rebuild and I've noticed that the pencil magnet I have is attracted to these new springs (not as strongly as the old ones, but clearly magnetic). Is...
Forum: Cooling System 09-17-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
sacrificial anode ?

In the middle of a tear-down and rebuild of a 44-yo A4 in my C&C 33.
Surprised at how little corrosion I'm finding. PO had passed away before I purchased but his best friend claimed he was...
Forum: Overhaul 09-15-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
Success! Used a wide flat pry bar on edge to...

Success!
Used a wide flat pry bar on edge to lever the cup-washer up and tapped on the raised valve - popped the cup up off the keepers. Just removed those three valve assemblies as the UPS truck...
Forum: Overhaul 09-15-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
Good ideas on the thread in which Don used a...

Good ideas on the thread in which Don used a large scewdriver to lever up the cup-washer and tap down the valve to free the keepers. I'm repeatedly amazed at how much physical "abuse" is OK to use...
Forum: Overhaul 09-14-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
valve spring keepers stuck inside spring cup washers

Looking for advice before I make a new tool: I've easily removed 5 of the 8 valves - lifting the cup-washer and spring exposed the two-part keepers. Small pen magnet easily snagged the keepers. ...
Forum: General Maintenance 09-08-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 937
Posted By dplidr@gmail.com
removing the V-Drive fluid without removing drain plug

On the lower edges on each side of my v-Drive is the water intake (carb side) and output to the waterpump (Accessory drive side). That water cooling is a brass pipe inside the lower part of the...
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