Latest topics
» Villers 14A seagul engine HELP
Today at 8:14 am by JonTheBuilder

» pivot tube
Yesterday at 5:54 pm by ernie

» Double lift centre stand
Yesterday at 4:24 pm by FB vincent

» Contact breaker screw
Yesterday at 1:56 pm by jasperbell

» AMC 250CC CARB
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:44 pm by MR SINBAD

» VILLIERS 1H
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:37 am by piston 197

» 8e gear lever
Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:45 pm by kerabo

» help wanted
Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:20 pm by Dickey0-1

» Cruiser 75 Generator Coils
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:38 pm by peter@dunfordconstruction


Villiers headgasket

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Villiers headgasket

Post  kerabo on Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:02 pm

Anyone ever wondere why the Villiers headgasket has an extra hole in it?

I have just found out.

Ken
avatar
kerabo

Posts : 2182
Join date : 2008-02-11
Age : 67
Location : Falcon 87. Trials 93 Special. Powerbike 56. Falcon 81 Green Lane bitsa. Sunbeam S8. Honda Deuville.

Back to top Go down

villiers head gasket

Post  mike Sayer on Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:34 pm

Ken,
Answer 1 :- so you can hang it up on a convenient nail in your outside "dunny" next to your wad of newspaper squares?
Answer 2 :- I give up Ken, tell us please!
Mike. Embarassed
avatar
mike Sayer

Posts : 228
Join date : 2008-02-12
Age : 78
Location : east of England

Back to top Go down

Headgasket

Post  kerabo on Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:37 pm

Seems the decompressor vents through the head and through that hole and through a drilling in the barrel into the exhaust port.

Ken
avatar
kerabo

Posts : 2182
Join date : 2008-02-11
Age : 67
Location : Falcon 87. Trials 93 Special. Powerbike 56. Falcon 81 Green Lane bitsa. Sunbeam S8. Honda Deuville.

Back to top Go down

Re: Villiers headgasket

Post  bill2b on Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:09 pm

Have you been on Facebook Ken? Very Happy
avatar
bill2b

Posts : 54
Join date : 2017-09-26

Back to top Go down

Headgasket

Post  kerabo on Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:06 pm

bill2b wrote:Have you been on Facebook Ken? Very Happy

May have been Smile
avatar
kerabo

Posts : 2182
Join date : 2008-02-11
Age : 67
Location : Falcon 87. Trials 93 Special. Powerbike 56. Falcon 81 Green Lane bitsa. Sunbeam S8. Honda Deuville.

Back to top Go down

Decompressor

Post  piston 197 on Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:29 pm

Pre war engines and AMC competition engines decompress to atmosphere, 6E,7E,8E,9E,10E,11E,32A and 37A decompress to the exhaust port when fitted with a decompressor so if using the decompressor option the action is silent., There is an angled drilling in the head which aligns the decompressor with the hole in the gasket ( if fitted the correct way round) and the vertical drilling into the exhaust port.
JH
avatar
piston 197
Moderator

Posts : 3719
Join date : 2008-08-17
Location : ross-on-wye

Back to top Go down

Headgasket

Post  kerabo on Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:38 pm

piston 197 wrote:Pre war engines and AMC competition engines decompress to atmosphere, 6E,7E,8E,9E,10E,11E,32A and 37A decompress to the exhaust port when fitted with a decompressor so if using the decompressor option the action is silent., There is an angled drilling in the head which aligns the decompressor with the hole in the gasket ( if fitted the correct way round) and the vertical drilling into the exhaust port.
JH
Well done John
It all makes sense.
Just when you think you understand things something new comes along Smile

Ken
avatar
kerabo

Posts : 2182
Join date : 2008-02-11
Age : 67
Location : Falcon 87. Trials 93 Special. Powerbike 56. Falcon 81 Green Lane bitsa. Sunbeam S8. Honda Deuville.

Back to top Go down

Re: Villiers headgasket

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum