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Oval cylinders

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05-11-10, 07:28 AM   #1  
Oval cylinders

Glad I do not have to try to hone or bore out this engine.

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05-11-10, 08:09 AM   #2  
yeah... chances of someone bringing in one of these for service is ZERO! No problem!!!

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05-11-10, 09:19 AM   #3  
i thing 1indy can fix it.

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05-11-10, 02:41 PM   #4  
No problem, just use your oval boring adapter.

Measure it with a micrometer; cut it with an ax.

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05-12-10, 10:15 PM   #5  
Sheesh... I don't see how the rings can exert pressure against the cylinder walls along the flat sides of the pistons.

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