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.
383 Chevrolet Low-Stress Breeak-In on Simtester
This is a 383 Chevy stroker motor that was going into an off-road
pre-runner, here it is getting a low-stress break-in on my Simtester. The
engine runs for about 40 minutes as I will typically see a 2-4 amp decrease
in drive motor amperage and a 2-5 rpm increase. Both of these numbers
represent a decrease in friction as the engine breaks-in.
Bugatti Head of Design's Personal 911 Project - /DRIVEN
This week on DRIVEN we spend some time with Achim Anscheidt, Head of Design
for Bugatti. Achim takes us for a drive around the streets of Berlin in his
stripped down 911 while he shares his thoughts on minimalism in design and
construction, and how he feels about personal design projects.
Honda B18 Block Resurfacing
A Honda Acura B18 block is resurfaced on the Sunnen HBS-1300 at Costa Mesa
R&D Automotive Machine by John Edwards and the surface finish is measured
with a surftester. www.engine-machining.com 949-631-6376
B18A B18B B18C K20 K24