Search found 19 matches

by Neil Spooner
Sat Sep 05, 2009 5:51 pm
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: VW head torque with aluminium cylinders
Replies: 10
Views: 8228

Hi Nigel, Thanks for the reply......wonder why the other post was deleted? I have the GPAS manual, and am familiar with the content, but the fact that the alloy cyl's will expand more than the cast iron ones is my concern. The Porsche 911 engine (of which I have built many, I used to work for a Pors...
by Neil Spooner
Wed Aug 05, 2009 9:56 am
Forum: Aircraft Construction & Maintenance
Topic: VW head torque with aluminium cylinders
Replies: 10
Views: 8228

VW head torque with aluminium cylinders

Hi, I have a set of the Aluminium Cylinders for the VW 2180cc engine, but have received various ideas on what the head torque should be with these barrels. The Soneria forum suggests some engine cases have been damaged due to the overtorqueing and additional expansion of these alloy barrels............
by Neil Spooner
Sat Aug 01, 2009 10:45 am
Forum: Sales & Wants
Topic: VW Peacock set for sale SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 1933

VW Peacock set for sale SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD

Hi, I have a complete Peacock set-up available to best offer. It is complete except for one dist' cap broken. It was removed from a Turb' due to the demise of the a/c due to a botched landing. Sold as seen and tested with no guarantee implied or given!! Neil I HAVE SOLD THESE MAG'S. PS....NOT MY TUR...
by Neil Spooner
Fri Mar 13, 2009 8:22 am
Forum: Sales & Wants
Topic: Ellison Throttle Body Injector EFS2 wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 1482

Ellison Throttle Body Injector EFS2 wanted

Hi,

I need an Ellison Throttle Body Injector (TBI) model EFS2....does anyone have one out there they would like to sell?

All the best wishes,

Neil