Non Destructive Testing (NDT) Ford 460 Cylinder Head
John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine demonstrates non destructive testing (NDT) magnetic particle inspection (Magnaflux) on a 460 Ford cylinder head to determine if the head is cracked. www.engine-machining.com (949) 631-6376
324 Oldsmobile Cracked Cylinder Head Repair
This Oldsmobile 324 Rocket cylinder head has a crack, watch John Edwards as
he repairs is at Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine. (949) 631-6376 Be sure
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Jaguar XJ / XK cylinder Head Resurfacing
John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine talks about resurfacing a
Jaguar XJ / XK cylinder head with corrosion damage on the Sunnen HBS-1300
Cam Bearing Installation on a Ford FE Block
John Edwards demonstrates how to install cam bearings in a 428 Ford engine
for a Shelby GT500K @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine, call (949)
631-6376 for more info. www.engine-machining.com
Cylinder Head 105 - Valve Job Basics
Valves not sealing? Valves not bent? This is how you fix that problem.
In this video I outline the basic valve job procedure. Cleaning the
valves, cleaning the seats, cleaning the combustion chamber and lapping the
valves in to make a better seal.
Here I cover the process start-to-finish. It's the same exact process for
pretty much all non-rotary combustion engines. It takes patience and
perseverance to do this job, but anyone can do it. Reference your service
manual for measurements and service limits. Everything else that's not in
your service manual is in this video.
I apologize for not having broken busted crap to work with in this video.
It's more beneficial to all of you when bad fortune falls on me because it
gets well documented, and many people watching these videos are looking for
answers. If you have bent valves, you will discover it quickly once you
chuck one up in the drill. You'll see the face of the valve wobble around
while it spins. You'll see evidence of this damage on the valve seat. If
it's bad, you may see damage on the valve guides in the form of cracks or
missing pieces where the valve guides protrude through the head ports.
Give all that stuff a good visual inspection. ...and if you doubt yourself,
never hesitate to get a second opinion or consult a machine shop. They
will have access to expensive tools that you wont find in your average
3000GT Head Porting
heads porting and matching for 6G72.
ferréa valves oversize +1mm.
made by Fred 62, a french 3000GT owner.
Cast Iron Crack repair
Reparing crack in casting using LOCK-N-STITCH Inc. C2F stitching pins.
Chevrolet 235 Block Resurfacing
A 1961 Chevrolet 235 cid truck engine is on the resurfacer @ Costa Mesa
R&D, John Edwards will take you through the process.
460 Ford Big block run 2
this is the second run for this motor on this engine stand. its at wyotech
in blairsville pa. it will be going into a rear wheel drive drag car
chassis with a Nitrous fogger kit
H-D Cylinder Honing
John Edwards honing a Harley Davidson cylinder barrel on the Sunnen CV-616
cylinder king hone by @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine, (949) 631-6376
Classic Car Porting Heads for Power
This segment is from automotive author Jim Richardson's video, "How To Port
Cylinder Heads for More Power." Here Jim describes how to do port