Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Thu May 03, 2018 5:04 pm

xtjoe wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 3:51 pm
Hi Geoffman- as always stunning work

Cheers Joe.. :superman:
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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Mon May 14, 2018 9:46 am

A few pics...

New bearing fitted

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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by Mezo » Mon May 14, 2018 9:55 am

Looking good mate, shame you chipped the paint though. :banghead:

Mezo.

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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Mon May 14, 2018 10:04 am

Mezo wrote:
Mon May 14, 2018 9:55 am
Looking good mate, shame you chipped the paint though. :banghead:

Mezo.
Where I knocked the bearing out?

Yeah... shit happens mate, I'll touch it up.... can't be helped :rolleyes:
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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Mon May 14, 2018 10:06 am

A bit of painting....



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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Fri May 18, 2018 1:12 pm

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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Mon May 21, 2018 10:44 am

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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by jibber » Mon May 21, 2018 3:07 pm

I dont know how you do it in the time scale :omg: , you certainly have more get up and go than me :biggrin:
what happened to the 55w you picked up?

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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Tue May 22, 2018 8:45 pm

jibber wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 3:07 pm
I dont know how you do it in the time scale :omg: , you certainly have more get up and go than me :biggrin:
what happened to the 55w you picked up?

Still got the 55W, it's in the queue... done the engine already... in fact the engine has been stood so long in the garage the bastard flywheel has gone rusty... :banghead:
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Re: Geoff's 3AJ rebuilds....

Post by GeoffD » Wed May 23, 2018 2:48 pm

My newly rebuilt (by Dave Lambeth, the ONLY person I'd trust to do it) crankshaft... new conrod & big end & main bearings... I supplied the parts & Dave put it together...


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