BUILDING A

METRIC MINNIE

Part 16 by Franco Pucci

Engine block continued


Tapping the mounting flange in the regulator chest.


The completed regulator chest.


The fully assembled engine block minus the safety valve


And with the safety valve and valve chest fitted.


The insides of the regulator chest.


Close up view of the valve chest and safety valve. I used high temperature silicon gasket all round for those who are wondering.


Various components for the engine block.


Holes drilled and tapped in the boiler to accept the engine block.


Yay! Finally fitted to the boiler, but there was still a lot to do…


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