Monthly Archives: January 2013

Nose Up

Despite the cold and snow, work continues with the fleet at Barrow Hill, Wirksworth and Bury. New nitrile rubber seals have been fitted across the top of Sherwood’s nose and the crown craned on. Next job will be to re-drill … Continue reading

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Piston nearly Broke

It is always a good idea to double check that nothing has fallen into an engine cylinder before refitting a head. This is what happens if a 1/2in nut finds it way into the tight space between the piston and … Continue reading

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