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by Maltelec
Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Opposed-Piston Engine Project - The Steam Version
Replies: 41
Views: 3654

Re: Opposed Piston Engine Project - The Steam Version

TriangleTom wrote:
Sun Mar 31, 2019 6:00 pm
That's a really clever and fascinating design. How do you anticipate dealing with condensation in the crankcase?
Very simple, there is no crank case.
by Maltelec
Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Technical - Engines and Boilers
Topic: Opposed-Piston Engine Project - The Steam Version
Replies: 41
Views: 3654

Re: Opposed Piston Engine Project - The Steam Version

This (if it shows ok) is one I have designed.
by Maltelec
Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Festival of the Loire in Orleans
Replies: 0
Views: 1866

Festival of the Loire in Orleans

An email from Kathy Mansfield: I would like to hear from any of your members who would be interested in bringing their boat to the Festival of the Loire in Orleans, France on September 18-21st 2019. See www.festivaldeloire.com. The river boats of Britain (they call it boats of the Thames but it is w...
by Maltelec
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 2305

Re: New Forum

Hopefully I have now got the Photo Upload working correct. You may now attach huge images and the system will automatically resize them and create a thumbnail.
by Maltelec
Thu Sep 13, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Sales and Trade
Topic: Funnel Magazines for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 474

Funnel Magazines for sale

This is being posted on behalf of Godfrey: I have the following issues of The Funnel and wondered if they would be of any interest to you or your members. Issue numbers:- 1,2. 30. 43-64. 66-75. 78-87. 91,94,95. 97-101. 104,105,107,108. 110-129. 135,136. I also have issues 24-28 of Steamboat News (US...
by Maltelec
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 2305

Re: New Forum

I've got the boat photo back at the top now.
by Maltelec
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 2305

Re: New Forum

Thats a very good question, because I did put it back before...
by Maltelec
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:40 am
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 2305

New Forum

As some of you may have noticed, we have a nice shiny new forum. Its actually the old one updated, but while I was at it I have also added SSL security, meaning it should be future-proofed for security.

There are still a few things to sort out, but it is 99% there.
by Maltelec
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: Old Funnel issues required
Replies: 1
Views: 1333

Old Funnel issues required

I am calling out for anyone with old issues of the Funnel I can borrow. If you are a member of the SBA and have been keeping up with the SBA website you may be aware that many old issues of the Funnel are now available to read in the Members section. I am missing the following: 11 13 15 16 19 30 49 ...
by Maltelec
Wed Nov 30, 2016 10:12 pm
Forum: General Steamboat stuff
Topic: How can the forum be improved?
Replies: 31
Views: 35597

Re: How can the forum be improved?

When I get chance over Christmas I will have a look into this.