A batch of nuts and bolts and other steel
items have been sent for plating. A second batch is
ready to go.
Cylinder head has been skimmed. Slightly larger inlet
valves and sodium cooled exhaust valves are ready to
be re-fitted. Valve seats have been cut to 46°.
Valves need checking and head requires final clean and
throurough flushing before ready to be reassembled.
The block has been bored to 84.4mm (0.4mm oversize).
A set of high compression pistons have been located
and are ready for fitting. Con-rods have to be cleaned,
checked for twist and balanced.
One crankshaft has been put on one side, a number of
journals require attention. Am checking my spare crank
to see if that requires anything doing to it.
Have sourced a pair of sports camshafts from someone.
They were worn out which is not what they had lead me
to believe. Am pretty annoyed about this...
Carburettors have been rebuilt and are on one side,
along with air filters
A new radiator has been located on Ebay, my old one
PARTS FOR SALE (amongst other parts)
1 pair rear lamp units
1 rear grille unit
1 pairs headlamps
1 rear wing, complete, new Lancia panel (can't recall
1 pair standard camshafts