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Making Pistons: For Experimental and Restoration Engines

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You are no longer limited by the price and availablity of replacement pistons and rings when you can make yor own. Design and make pistons for new or old engines. Use inexpensive modern piston rings on your antique equipment. Learn to make all the tools and jigs needed to quickly produce top quality replacements in your own back yard and home shop. Heavily illustrated. A "must have" for antique equipment restorers! Making Pistons: For Experimental and Restoration Engines is book 5 of Chastain's popular "Small Foundry Series". Sold in over 30 countries, they are good for both the beginner and experienced metal worker.

You will learn:
  • How to design new pistons
  • How to design for heat flow
  • About proper ring lands for high loads and temperatures
  • Pattern making
  • How to cast pistons in sand molds
  • How to make piston rings

Product Details

ISBN:
9780970220349
Subtitle:
For Experimental and Restoration Engines
Author:
Chastain, Stephen
Publisher:
Stephen Chastain
Location:
Fl
Copyright:
Publication Date:
2004
Binding:
Paper
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
63

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