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Connecting Rod Narrowing

One of John's cleints sent a set of Chevrolet connecting rods to Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine to be narrowed, watch how its done R&D style! www.engine-machining.com (949) 631-6376


 


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Chevrolet V-6 Main Cap Repair
Watch as John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine repairs a 4.3 Chevy bowtie block that has stripped out main bearing cap bolts. (949) 631-6376





Subaru Flywheel lightening and Balancing
Watch John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine as he lightens and balances a brand new Subaru flywheel on the Sunnen DCB 750 balancer. www.engine-machining.com 949-631-6376





VW Cylinder Honing with Torque Plate
Watch as John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine discusses how to hone air-cooled VW cylinders for roundness using a special torque-plate fixture. www.engine-machining.com 949-631-6376





Weird Stuff - Off-Road Motorcycle Wheel
If life isn't weird enough, check out this front wheel assembly that John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine made for an off-road Honda 500 "thumper" motorcycle. www.engine-machining.com 949-631-6376





Honda D16 Connecting Rod Lightening
Watch as John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine Shop takes a set of D16 Honda rods and lightens them on the engine lathe. He removed over 40 grams of material! (949) 631-6376 Don't forget o 'Click' and SUBSCRIBE!





Induction Hardened Crankshaft
Take a look at this Audi crankshat that was induction hardened at the factory. John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine describes the process. www.engine-machining.com





Spitfire-Rod-Weight-Reduction.mp4
John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine is reducing reight again, this time on a set of Triumph Spitfire connecting rods, check it out. (949) 631-6376 Be sure to 'Click' and then SUBSCRIBE





Con Rod Mods-01.wmv
Here's another connecting rod modification that John Edwards of Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine performs to reduce reciprocating weight. www.engine-machining.com (949) 631-6376





Transmission Gear Lightening
Another service from Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine, transmission gear lightening. Take a look at a pair of gears from a Porsche 914 gearbox that have received this attention. www.engine-machining.com (949) 631-6376





Connecting Rod Weight Reduction
Here's another weight reduction method used by John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine. Check it out! www.engine-machining.com





Toyota Supra Crankshaft Balancing
See how a Toyota Supra crankshaft is balanced by John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine using the Sunnen DCB-750. www.engine-machining.com 949-631-6376





VW Drag Racing Piston Lightening
Follow along as John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D lightens a set of forged pistons for Robert Kong's hot Karmen-Ghia drag machine. www.engine-machining.com





BMW Connecting Rod Modifications
John Edwards discusses how he machines BMW connecting rods to reduce weight for increased RPM for naturally aspirated and forced induction engines. www.engine-machining.com





850 Con Rod Mods-01.wmv
Check out this Fiat 850 connecting rod, John at Cosa Mesa R&D Autmotive Machine put it on a diet and it lost 80 grams of weight. www.engine-machining.com (949) 631-6376





Connecting Rod Balancing
See how connecting rods are balanced by John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D, www.engine-machining.com 949-631-6376




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