McCormick-Deering “baling wire engine” #3

Posted by on Dec 18, 2012 in Videos | 15 comments

Oh! yes, the piston is stuck tight in the cylinder!,,, rust, and more rust,,, yes I am going to disassemble ‘er down to the bare block and then we are going to put ‘er back together and expect ‘er to start on the first turn of the flywheel,, well maybe three turns on a new start up,,,, I think two turns, but first i’ve got to get these stuck flywheels off of the crankshaft,, (gib key removing tool works about half of the time) now let’ make a quick check to see if the flywheels turns true,,,, leave a comment, subscribe, pass it on,, this has been #3 of this...

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McCormick-Deering “baling wire engine” #4

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in Videos | 28 comments

Had it not been for the baling wire, this old rusted, broken, greasy, oiley, stuck, parts missing, flywheel engine could have been headed to the scrap yard,,,, I guess you could say this engine was saved by baling wire,,,,, piston stuck tight in the cylinder, rust,, and more rust,, yes we are going to disassemble ‘er down to the bare block and put ‘er back together,,,,,,,, Oh!, you have heard that before, now let’s get on with the show,, 1927 McCormick-Deering (IHC), made by International Harvester Co., throttle governored gas engine (this is not a hit and miss engine), to...

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