Issue #38 - Model Engine Builder magazine
Issue #38 continues the detailed build article and drawing set for Dwight Giles’ GEM 1 engine. (Part 4 of 5) This issue also includes articles on making a Radius Cutter, a Small Saw Mandrel, Ball Tools for fillets, a gasket punch, and a Con Rod tapering jig plus several additional useful shop tips. The Centerfold article showcases the Miniature Engineering Craftsmanship Museum and some of models in their collection.
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Issue #1 - Model Engine Builder magazine
This inaugural Issue #1 features 3 Engine build articles with detailed CAD drawings for each—Ron Chernich’s Mills 1.3 Compression-Ignition Engine, Randal Cox’s 6 Cylinder In-line/Open Crankcase Engine, and, for beginners, a simple Wobbler Engine from bar stock. The Centerfold article features Eugene Corl’s 1/3rd-scale Chevy Small-block Engine.
Issue #2 - Model Engine Builder magazine
Issue #2 features the complete build article for the Morton M5 Engine, including the full set of detailed CAD drawings. Some additional articles include Tether cars and engines, How to Lap Pistons & Cylinders, How to cut and join Split Intake Pipes plus additional instructions and drawings for Randall Cox’s 6 cylinder Engine published in Issue #1. The Centerfold article features Ron Colonna’s 1/4th-scale Whizzer Motorbike.
Issue #3 - Model Engine Builder magazine
Issue #3 features the complete build article for Hamilton Upshur’s “T” Head Marine Engine plus the full detailed CAD drawing set. Also featured is the Morton M1 Single Cylinder engine, with instructions and CAD drawings based on the Morton M5 published in issue # 2. Additional articles include making a D-Bit drill/reamer tool. The Centerfold article features Joseph Papp’s 1/4th-scale Ford Quadricycle.
Issue #4 - Model Engine Builder magazine
Issue #4 features the first half of a build article for Phil Finney’s large Hit & Miss Engine, including detailed CAD drawings for several of the major components. Additional articles include building John Vietti’s small Magneto with drawings, breaking-in Piston rings, building a Surface Discharge Sparkplug, and constructing a Sparkplug Lead. The Centerfold article features Ingvar Dahlberg’s scale model Mercer Runabout.