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by ianrichards
Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Rally Attendance ?
Replies: 15
Views: 390

Re: Rally Attendance ?

Thanks.
It looks like 17 + at a regular rally is a pretty good turnout.
I would be interested to know how other countries fair.
Thanks
Ian
by ianrichards
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Rally Attendance ?
Replies: 15
Views: 390

Re: Rally Attendance ?

Thanks for that, it’s a great help.
Ian
by ianrichards
Fri Oct 04, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Rally Attendance ?
Replies: 15
Views: 390

Rally Attendance ?

Good afternoon folks. Just a general question. Once again we are putting together the details for our annual Calstock Steamboat Rally for 2020. Already we have had 15 boats confirmed for the event with others in the pipeline. How does this attendance rate with rallies held outside the UK ? I’d be ve...
by ianrichards
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Calstock Steamboat Rally - 27th & 28th July 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 233

Calstock Steamboat Rally - 27th & 28th July 2019

12 wonderful boats will be steaming up and down the River Tamar at Calstock in Cornwall, UK

If you plan to come along, please register ASAP as we don't have many moorings left.

Will post a report after the event
POSTER - Calstock Steamboat Rally 2019.png
by ianrichards
Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Cylinder lubrication ?
Replies: 6
Views: 731

Re: Cylinder lubrication ?

Bound too !
by ianrichards
Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Cylinder lubrication ?
Replies: 6
Views: 731

Re: Cylinder lubrication ?

Excellent, thank you.
I think a fat lady on board would be rather fun !!!
Regards
Ian
by ianrichards
Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Cylinder lubrication ?
Replies: 6
Views: 731

Re: Cylinder lubrication ?

Thanks, and does it have a particular name?
Best wishes
Ian
by ianrichards
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Cylinder lubrication ?
Replies: 6
Views: 731

Cylinder lubrication ?

The gentleman I bought my engine from has given me an oiler for it.
It’s identical to the one in the fuzzy photo attached, which BTW is also on a Mumford auxiliary engine very similar to mine.
What are these oilers called and are they any good?
Many thanks as always
Ian
by ianrichards
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: A lovely engine with an interesting bit of history.
Replies: 11
Views: 1289

Re: A lovely engine with an interesting bit of history.

The fun starts when I fit the slip eccentric !