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Custom Wrist Pin Bushings Needed

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Post Fri Jul 06, 2012 5:42 pm

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I need a set of wrist pin bushings, 1.280" long, .900" O.D., .6867 I.D., .218 hole.

Post Sat Jul 07, 2012 8:39 am

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Location: Largo, Fl

Has the small end of the rods been honed true?

Post Sat Jul 07, 2012 9:09 am

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They have not. They are new.

Post Sat Jul 21, 2012 6:04 am

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Location: Middle England UK
I don't think you'll hold the ID to 4 decimal places by the time you've pressed them in.I'd find out about the Model Engineering Society/Home Shop Machinist group in your area,it's the sort of thing they'd be glad to do,for a few $'s towards their projects.They're going to need boring/reaming after fitting.

Post Mon Jul 23, 2012 1:16 pm

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Thanks Dave.

Yeah, after I posted that I thought about going that extra decimal place, and how it probably complicated the whole thing. Initially I wrote as I was reading them. I'll have to find someone locally I guess, thought it was worth a shot.

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