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Re: TDC & Me...

Evo, Jennie and I have decided we're not getting older - we're just maturing.... Peter _____ From: HudsonSuperSix16-29@yahoogroups.com
Peter Ransom
Mar 22
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15480

Re: TDC & Me...

Peter,I am so relieved that I am not the only one that will do something "silly" once in a while while working on our beloved Hudsons.  As we get older, our
EVO COELHO
Mar 22
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15479

Re: TDC & Me...

Grand, Hi! Begorrah ... From: 'Peter Ransom' pjransom@... [HudsonSuperSix16-29] To: HudsonSuperSix16-29
forjack842
Mar 22
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15478

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Hi Bob what type of badge are you looking for? Jim ... From: "'Bob's Mail' 1915hudson@... [HudsonSuperSix16-29]" To:
jimryan15
Mar 22
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15477

Re: TDC & Me...

Begorrah and the car's OK now!! _____ From: HudsonSuperSix16-29@yahoogroups.com [mailto:HudsonSuperSix16-29@yahoogroups.com] Sent: Sunday, 22 March 2015 4:52
Peter Ransom
Mar 22
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15476

Re: TDC & Me...

Ya gonna have to put that Guinness down before doing Hudson! Ya can't celebrate St Patty's all day and night and expect quality engine diagnostics too! Ya be
forjack842
Mar 21
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15475

Re: TDC & Me...

With the morning comes a clearer view of things. I was seeing the exhaust valve, not the piston. Back to the shed... _____ From:
Peter Ransom
Mar 21
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I can get a reproduction one for you. email me direct. Geoff ... From: 'Bob's Mail' 1915hudson@... [HudsonSuperSix16-29] To:
GeoffClark
Mar 21
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15473

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Hello HET Members, Does anybody know where I can get a radiator badge. Mine has a big hole in the center. A reproduction would be nice. Thank you. Bob
Bob's Mail
Mar 21
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15472

Re: TDC & Me...

You mean the piston sticks up further than the top of the cylinder??? This is definitely not normal. Usually they are 1/16" below the deck. If you use
GeoffClark
Mar 19
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Re: TDC & Me... [3 Attachments]

Thanks Geoff, Jack, My flywheel mark is similar, so that's good. Why so small? Never mind, it's there. I'll do the back and forth thing as Geoff's described
Peter Ransom
Mar 19
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Re: TDC & Me...

Peter, the problem here is that when you "eyeball" the piston at t.d.c., there is actually quite a movement of the flywheel either side of actual t.d.c. before
GeoffClark
Mar 19
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15469

Re: TDC & Me...

Pete, I also had a hell of a time with timing marks. Found the starter ring had been replaced and the timing marks were reduced to minimual. Here's a couple
forjack842
Mar 19
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15468

TDC & Me...

Hi all, Once I was trying to start our old Sunbeam after the engine had been "rebuilt" and nothing would make it go. Eventually I found that the flywheel had
Peter Ransom
Mar 19
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15467

Re: Head torque specs

These old heads are rather fragile, so 45-50 pounds maximum is recommended. Tighten when engine is up to normal temperature, and tighten in a radial pattern
GeoffClark
Mar 17
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