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by phil
Mon May 12, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Century or Silver Century cylinder
Replies: 0
Views: 2096

Century or Silver Century cylinder

Need a cylinder for WSPCL---NN7, cash or cash and recoil start from same motor, recoil is ACC 11000 in parts book.
by phil
Mon May 12, 2008 12:07 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Century or Silver Century cylinder, longshaft drive tube
Replies: 0
Views: 1982

Century or Silver Century cylinder, longshaft drive tube

Hoping to find a cylinder for a WSPC, and a longshaft drive tube good enough to be rechromed. Have a used recoil start ACC11000 from a WSPCL---NN7, in good working order,[could use repainting] plus cash. Located in Nova Scotia, Canada
by phil
Sat May 03, 2008 11:53 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Century props
Replies: 0
Views: 2198

Century props

How do the 5 blade 11" hydrofan and the later 4 blade 11" compare in performance? The 4 blade is off a Wspcl 532 NN7, it had a Siba recoil start and a plastic 1 gal.? tank on it, I don't know whether they were refits or not.
by phil
Thu May 01, 2008 1:48 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Recoil start on WSPCL
Replies: 2
Views: 2235

recoil start on WSPCL

Thanks Charles, It is totally enclosed, I assume the ignition wouldn't be a Mkll? Phil
by phil
Thu May 01, 2008 12:27 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Recoil start on WSPCL
Replies: 2
Views: 2235

Recoil start on WSPCL

Just got a WSPCL----NN7 as a parts motor, it has a siba recoil start and plastic tank on it. Were these available on this motor or should I assume they were refits?
by phil
Tue Apr 29, 2008 7:32 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: replacing filter gauze on fuel tap
Replies: 8
Views: 6031

filter gauze

Thanks for the link Hugz. Phil
by phil
Mon Apr 28, 2008 9:33 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: replacing filter gauze on fuel tap
Replies: 8
Views: 6031

gauze filter

Does anyone know how many holes /in. they have? Or /mm. How about gluing in a nylon one from a chainsaw? I know they turn in the 10k- 13k rpm range, and so probably have much tighter piston and cylinder clearances. Or how about the foam style filters they use in some small engines?
by phil
Mon Apr 28, 2008 9:19 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: naptha or methanol
Replies: 4
Views: 3530

naptha or methanol

Hi, Well naptha is used over here in pressurized petrol camping stoves. It was the used early in the century often in auto engines I believe. As far as I remember from my studies years ago, it has none of the additives of modern petrol, otherwise its very similar to petrol. However it has an octane ...
by phil
Sun Apr 27, 2008 9:56 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: naptha or methanol
Replies: 4
Views: 3530

naptha or methanol

Has anyone out there run a seagull on naptha [white gas for north americans] or methanol?
by phil
Sun Apr 27, 2008 9:50 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: replacing filter gauze on fuel tap
Replies: 8
Views: 6031

Re: replacing filter gauze on fuel tap

[quote="phil"]Just wondering if replacement is available and how it is best done.[/quote]
Thanks for your reply Mark.
by phil
Sun Apr 27, 2008 1:22 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: replacing filter gauze on fuel tap
Replies: 8
Views: 6031

replacing filter gauze on fuel tap

Just wondering if replacement is available and how it is best done.