Anson Engine Museum

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Last additions - Ruston VXA rescue and restoration
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Foundations after engine removed1686 viewsJan 17, 2011
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Martin who has carried out most of the cleaning and restoration of the Ruston VXA 1825 viewsJan 16, 2011
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View of engine with crank case attached1435 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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First cylinder fitted1410 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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All 4 cylinders and heads fitted1621 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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View along the engine, mostly reassembled1547 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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Crank shaft shows some numbers but no serial number1463 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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Trying speed saver bedding compound1511 viewsfor bedding in the bearings.

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Bedding the big end bearing to the crank1391 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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Looking along the engine during its assembly1432 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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Crank case top half has been assembled1449 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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The 4 cylinder heads cleaned ready for assembly1284 viewsRuston VXA Jan 16, 2011
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