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Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-08-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

Took some time to start machining on one of the first samples.


Tod
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 08-25-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

I'm not sure what I will do for script.



Tod
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 08-24-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

I made 2 castings. One is in a machining fixture ready to machine but I am crazy busy right now so machining is not under way yet.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,322
Posted By Tod
Re: OHV build just about wrapped up.

Here is a Youtube link to the video.


Tod


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7DJVscXVRyg
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-21-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,322
Posted By Tod
Re: OHV build just about wrapped up.

It has been fired up but the video will not post. You can see it on my Facebook page if you want. It is also on the Facebook page for MAFCA.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-18-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,322
Posted By Tod
OHV build just about wrapped up.

Just about there on the first OHV build. Not my build, just the first aluminum OHV head.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2021, 05:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By Tod
Re: Stock top crow foot head, again

It is a proven chamber. I used this on my B heads.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2021, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By Tod
Re: Stock top crow foot head, again

All 4 of the next samples have been machined and they came out nice. I think all 4 of them are already sold, but I will be making a batch for the next buyers as soon as I have at least a dozen to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 812
Posted By Tod
Stock top crow foot head, again

The 3rd sample casting proved even better than the first 2, which are in the hands of builders. I made 4 more prototypes and here is the first one of those machined. These are around 7:1 (just a...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-14-2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

First 2 iron Miller style heads shot blasted and ready to machine for testing.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 365
Posted By Tod
More Stock Top Crow Foot sample heads.

Today I took time to assemble 4 more molds for the new Stock Top Crow Foot 7:1 cylinder heads. The first 2 samples are in the hands of builders who will be testing them, although the chamber has...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-09-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

I assembled 2 molds today to cast 2 iron prototypes of this new head.


Tod
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-26-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

The first sample cores assembled and ready for the foundry.


Tod
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-22-2021, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

The originals used pipe plug spark plugs, so that is the plan at first. 14mm will probably also be available.


Good question.



Tod
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-22-2021, 06:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Re: Miller-style cylinder head

Here is what the water jacket and deck core look like assembled. The models are in the hands of the people that will 3D print them for prototype castings.

Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 13,223
Posted By Tod
Re: Tom Wesenberg

Good grief, this is bad news. I wish Tom all the best at this time and share the sentiments of everyone regarding this disaster.


Tod
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-19-2021, 07:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Tod
Miller-style cylinder head

Back in December I asked about a cylinder head that turned out to be a Miller head, and not a Winfield as was believed. Since then I went to where this head was and took some info from it and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-15-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Tod
Re: Cylinder head install video series

For obvious reasons, I was most interested in video 3of 3. The engine sounded good.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-02-2021, 08:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

Yes, this is my version of the Schofield/Cragar/Miller, with improved ports. Valves are 1.5 exhaust and 1.94 intake. Rocker ratio on the first build is 1.5:1. Aiming at 7.75:1 compression ratio.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

Are you more interested in iron or aluminum?


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2021, 05:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

I will post updates here also.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

I do not have a page (yet), and right now I will only be selling to builders, but I don't see why selling direct will not happen when builder demand is being met regularly. I do have a few direct...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

My 3 main blocks are designed to accept B cranks.


Tod
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-29-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

Let's keep in mind what I have said before. I have only made 5 main blocks because I was asked to, and my 5 main activity will be limited to people who want a USA block and crank. My main focus has...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2021, 05:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,990
Posted By Tod
Re: 5 main block from Tod

I will post video of the first running engine, which will be pretty soon. I think I posted pictures of the first casting already, but, just in case, here are a few. I have iron OHV castings that...
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