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by Horsley-Anarak
Thu Jul 25, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Crankshaft runout
Replies: 2
Views: 130

Re: Crankshaft runout

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I try and get them to within a couple of thou.

Have straightened quite a few, including later needle roller crank, works OK.

Bit harder if they are twisted.
by Horsley-Anarak
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: 40FW Fuel tank stud needed
Replies: 9
Views: 285

Re: 40FW Fuel tank stud needed

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BTW... are you any relation to Terence Horsley, the British writer, sportsman, and distinguished pilot from WWII?[/quote]

No sorry no relation, I live in Horsley.
Thread is definitely 5/16" B.S.F.
by Horsley-Anarak
Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: 40FW Fuel tank stud needed
Replies: 9
Views: 285

Re: 40FW Fuel tank stud needed

Steel tank, just weld on a 5/16" B.S.F. stud.

I would turn down the head of a bolt and mig weld it on , de-gas tank first.
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Long distance Seagull trip.
Replies: 14
Views: 847

Re: Long distance Seagull trip.

Good job Peter, I could have come If I had known you were going.
Matched pair of boats.
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: 40FW Fuel tank stud needed
Replies: 9
Views: 285

Re: 40FW Fuel tank stud needed

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I think it may be like this, silver soldered in during the manufacture of the tank.
Tank mount is also the little stub that sticks out of the back of the tank.
by Horsley-Anarak
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Big 4
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: Big 4

Oyster 49 wrote:. Good project :P


if you are strong
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: The wee girls
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: The wee girls

Could not look at the motors was too worried about the "poor wee dog"

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by Horsley-Anarak
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: A seagull afraid of the water
Replies: 9
Views: 537

Re: A seagull afraid of the water

You don't need engineers blue. Just clean the surfaces and use a permanent marker pen. Then find a flat surface and some wet and dry (400 to test 240-180 to flatten). Flat surface can be nice granite worktop, piece of glass or shiny porcelain tile, couple of rubs will let you know if the crankcase i...
by Horsley-Anarak
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Nice racing boat
Replies: 3
Views: 306

Re: Nice racing boat

Nice boat, looks alot like this one

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That is an original Daily Mirror photograph from 1928 that I have, Miss Spicer racing on the Thames, Westminster Bridge to Kew Bridge.
by Horsley-Anarak
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: God help my grandkids
Replies: 8
Views: 442

God help my grandkids

This will piss off any potential daughter in law:)

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Will be worth the effort, even having to sort out a cooling system.
by Horsley-Anarak
Wed Jun 26, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: EBAY
Replies: 15
Views: 1672

Re: EBAY

I certainly would like to see more swapping activity on the forum, along with selling at “between enthusiasts” rates. I needed a carb for by HSD engine a while back, asked here and found one at a fair price very quickly. Just what the forum is for 8) I can say that I only sell at "between enth...
by Horsley-Anarak
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: New Baby
Replies: 13
Views: 889

Re: New Baby

supersaint61 wrote:an amazing find you lucky boy


You are the lucky one Sticky for finding it. :)
by Horsley-Anarak
Wed May 29, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted Powerful British Seagull Outboard Motor
Replies: 8
Views: 1671

Re: Wanted Powerful British Seagull Outboard Motor

quality wrote:Yes. Very slightly expensive though.


I wont bother getting any of my Kingfishers or Seagull 6s out of the shed then.
by Horsley-Anarak
Tue May 28, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Sd 1863
Replies: 10
Views: 1193

Re: Sd 1863

Nice
by Horsley-Anarak
Tue May 28, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Stalling when put in gear
Replies: 4
Views: 592

Re: Stalling when put in gear

Put it on a boat, that may solve it.
I have a 2hp Honda that runs like a pig in the tank, sweet as a nut on a boat.

Test tanks do sometimes make engines run poorly.

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