John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine describes the weight differences between a stock Mitsubishi cast Evo piston and pin assembly vs a JE forged piston and pin. For more info about JE pistons sales, contact John @ (949) 631-6376 or www.engine-machining.com
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.
Off Road VW Race Engine Piston Lightening
John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine describes and shows you
how he lightens a set of pistons for an off road VW race engine. (949)
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Opel Cylinder Head Resurface and O Ringing
This Opel Kadett cylinder hewad was brought into Costa Mesa R&D Automotive
Machine Shop for resurfacing and O-ringing, watch as John Edwards guides
you thru the process. (949) 631-6376 Don't forget to 'Click' and
Connecting Rod Weight Reduction
Here's another weight reduction method used by John @ Costa Mesa R&D
Automotive Machine. Check it out!
Mitsubishi Evolution Block Resurfacing
John Edwards discusses how he resurfaces a Mitsubishi Evolution block on
his Sunnen resurfacer @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine (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.
SBC Valve Guide Installation
John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine describes how to replace valve
guides on the popular small block Chevrolet cylinder head.
Found the problem w/850 Sedan...
After some investigation I found that the #1 Exhaust valve was pulling thru the valve
retainer. See how I fixed the problem in about an hour and I didn't remove
Cutting Chevy Crank Keyway for Blower Drive
This times it's a BBC that John is machining a 1/4" keyway into a stroker
crank so that a blower drive can be installed, watch as he performs this
task @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine. www.engine-machining.com (949)
Automotive Connecting Rods 101
John Edwards discusses the various types of connecting rods found in modern
engines. www.engine-machining.com (949) 631-6376
Fiat 850 FSR Pistons
A short description of what Forged Side Relief pistons are and how John
Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D will be using them for some of his clients
Fiat X1/9 Pistons & Connecting Rods
This video will show some of the modifications that are made by John
Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine on a 1500cc Fiat X1/9 (Punto
Marea) connecting rods and new forged JE pistons. www.engine-machining.com
Watch as John @ Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine clearances a Mitsubishi
Evo IX block for an aftermarket strocker crankshaft and connecting rods.
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Connecting Rod Balancing
See how connecting rods are balanced by John Edwards @ Costa Mesa R&D,