Engine Rebuilt - Help

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Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Thu Jul 19, 2018 8:52 am

We are rebuilding an engine Model 14 I ordered main bearing from Spares website but they send me AMC17 I think it is of 350cc as bigger any suggestions

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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby clanger9 » Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:15 pm

If you are referring to the big-end bearing, then yes there are at least 4 different combinations of con rod & bearing depending on the model year. Late CSRs and 350 need the big one.
Details here: http://archives.jampot.dk/book/Spares_l ... o_1966.pdf (look under FLYWHEELS)
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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:48 pm

Mine is 250cc 1962. Should AJS M14 work

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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:49 pm

Any idea who sell them ?

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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby clanger9 » Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:18 pm

Try Alpha Bearings or Russell Motors (telephone only, they don't check emails)
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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:37 am

Bearing Sorted it is coming up nicely.

Noticed I have some items missing to complete rebuild such as shaft keys etc. any ideas from where I should try my luck :beer:
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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby clanger9 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:56 am

Looking good! For the keys, try AMC Classic Spares.
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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Thu Jul 26, 2018 2:22 pm

Hi, anyone else that can assist as they are closed atm. Thanks

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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:55 am

Machining parts ourself, I am lucky to have my father as engineer
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Re: Engine Rebuilt - Help

Postby dada » Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:11 pm

Parts Resprayed :)
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