Just for fun...

pictures (or stories) of hideous injuries sustained by your ariel
Paul Slootheer
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Just for fun...

Postby Paul Slootheer » Wed Aug 22, 2018 3:58 pm

This is hard to believe, but did I ever show what happened to my former 1927 Model C camshaft? :lol:
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Re: Just for fun...

Postby Steven.Carter » Wed Aug 22, 2018 4:01 pm

Paul Slootheer wrote:This is hard to believe, but did I ever show what happened to my former 1927 Model C camshaft? :lol:


Ouch, poor thing

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Re: Just for fun...

Postby alan.moore » Wed Aug 22, 2018 5:42 pm

Paul,
so what caused it?
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Re: Just for fun...

Postby Paul Slootheer » Wed Aug 22, 2018 5:59 pm

Alan I don't have a clue, it just snapped off! :o
Maybe just fatique... due to it's age

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Re: Just for fun...

Postby paul.jameson » Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:11 pm

I am guessing that this was not the first time such a break had happened. Presumably the problem led to the strengthening of this part of the camshaft in subsequent years.
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