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Old 05-12-2019, 07:31:30 PM
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Are there any good vintage books on engine engineering, design and rebuilding?
I'd like to know what tolerances, lubrication, materials and methods they used back in the 10s and 20s.
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Are there any good vintage books on engine engineering, design and rebuilding?
I'd like to know what tolerances, lubrication, materials and methods they used back in the 10s and 20s.
Search for vintage Audels books.
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Default Re: Vintage Engine Machining Book

Also "Dyke's Encyclopedia", and another I think was called Automobile Catechism or similar.
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Default Re: Vintage Engine Machining Book

May find some answers here...https://archive.org/details/gasolineengineon00putn. https://archive.org/details/modernmachinist00ushe

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Default Re: Vintage Engine Machining Book

I think the Dykes manuals might help you.
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